LBSU women’s volleyball picked to finish second

LBSU women’s volleyball picked to finish second

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
August 17, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

Coaches of the Big West Conference chose the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team to finish second behind Hawaii for the third consecutive year. The 49ers have finished with at least a second place standing in the past decade, claiming the top spot... Read more »

LBSU women’s volleyball recruiting class named one of the best in the country

LBSU women’s volleyball recruiting class named one of the best in the country

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
July 30, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Volleyball

The 2014 recruiting class for Long Beach State women’s volleyball team was dubbed as one of the best in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com, ranking 10th out of over a thousand collegiate teams in the country. This would also give the program the highest ranking in the Big West Conference. As the 49ers... Read more »

Track & Field team prepare for new facility

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
July 30, 2014
Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports, Women's Track & Field

After nearly a decade of not being able to compete on its own track, Long Beach State’s track and field team will finally be able to experience a brand new facility that can be used for home meets and practices. This project, which involves a complete replacement of the existing track and adding... Read more »

Softball postseason cut short with two losses to Notre Dame

Softball postseason cut short with two losses to Notre Dame

Oscar Terrones, Sports Assistant
May 22, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

A thrilling season, highlighted by record-setting offensive numbers, came to an end for the Long Beach State softball team on Saturday after losing two out of three in the Los Angeles Regional at UCLA.

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Erin Jones-Wesley era coming to an end

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
May 9, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

It was February 2011 at the 49er Softball Complex. The first game of the season was in the books, a 5-3 win by the Long Beach State softball team over Loyola Marymount. The 49ers had a freshman taking the mound for their second game against Boise State. It was one who would go on to shatter school records... Read more »

Softball team walks to its own beat

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 28, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

You get to the 49er Softball Complex about an hour before the game. Word has gotten out about the Long Beach State softball team — the 49ers are 36-13, on their way to one of the best seasons in school history. You plan accordingly so you can get a good seat. There is already a line to get tickets;... Read more »

Long Beach State to try to get back on track in Northridge

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 23, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

Coming off two crushing losses to No. 2 UCLA, the Long Beach State softball team finds itself in unfamiliar territory as it returns to conference to play a three game series at Cal State Northridge. The 49ers (33-13, 10-2 Big West) will try to rebound against the Matadors (29-19, Big West 6-6) having... Read more »

Long Beach State’s Coriann Snyder overcomes loss to lead 49ers

Andrew Turner, Assistant Sports Editor
April 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Water Polo

Coriann Snyder stood locked in an embrace with head coach Gavin Arroyo minutes before the start of the 49ers’ game against UC Santa Barbara. It was senior day, a day filled with emotion, and one that held special meaning for Snyder. The day was one to commemorate a family and a team that had become... Read more »