Mackie earns two weekly honors in two days

October 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

One day after earning her first career Big West Player of the Week honor, women’s volleyball senior Bre Mackie became the tenth player in Long Beach State history to receive the Sports Imports/AVCA National Player of the Week award last Tuesday. Mackie notched a career-high performance against then... Read more »

49ers to host UC Irvine, Pacific

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
October 22, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News, Women's Water Polo

With a four-game winning streak, Long Beach State will host UC Irvine and Pacific this weekend at the Campus Pool. The 49ers (13-3, 2-0 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) will first face UCI (13-6, 1-2 MPSF), which won its first conference victory against Pacific (12-7, 0-2 MPSF). The Anteaters’... Read more »

The last hurrah

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team will face Big West Conference leader Cal State Northridge in the 49ers’ last home game of the season at George Allen Field on Thursday night. The 49ers (7-5-5) jumped to third place in the Big West after a two-game road sweep against Hawai’i and UC Davis.... Read more »

The Beach is 23rd in the nation

Kelsey Cruz, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball team rolls into the weekend ranked No. 23 on the American Volleyball Coaches Association Coaches Poll. The 49ers (16-4, 6-0 Big West) are in the midst of their best conference start since 2001 when they won the Big West title with an 18-0 record. LBSU’s... Read more »

The Beach holds six-win streak in Big West

Kelsey Cruz, Staff Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball extended their winning streak to six, leaving them undefeated in the Big West Conference after a successful weekend on the road against UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly The 49ers (16-4, 6-0 Big West) defeated UCSB 3-0 on Friday and Cal Poly 3-1 on Saturday. Jenelle... Read more »

49ers travel over 1,700 miles and win

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Score, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team captured back-to-back conference wins over the weekend to improve to third place in the Big West Conference. The 49ers (7-5-5, 3-1-2) won two consecutive games for the first time since beating Georgia and Denver in their first two home games of the season... Read more »

The Beach holds six-win streak in Big West

Kelsey Cruz, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball extended their winning streak to six, leaving them undefeated in the Big West Conference after a successful weekend on the road against UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly The 49ers (16-4, 6-0 Big West) defeated UCSB 3-0 on Friday and Cal Poly 3-1 on Saturday. Jenelle... Read more »

Longest road trip to face Hawaii and UC Davis

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team will continue Big West Conference play when it goes on its longest road trip of the season to Hawaii and UC Davis this week. Sophomore goalkeeper Ashton McKeown was named the Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week, after she got stitches on her... Read more »