Adventures in archery with CSULB All-American archer

Adventures in archery with CSULB All-American archer

Brooke Becher, Diversions Editor
January 29, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Diversions, Women's Sports

Amongst the shopping centers and wide streets in the borough of East Long Beach is an archer’s temporary oasis, drenched in greenery littered with arrows known as El Dorado Park. As I reached to my quiver for another arrow, a tall, amazon-like woman advised me to limit my release time and settle... Read more »

The right stuff: winning streak proves 49ers have what it takes

The right stuff: winning streak proves 49ers have what it takes

William Hernandez, Assistant sports editor
January 29, 2015
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

A 15-game winning streak has established the Long Beach State women’s basketball team as a top contender for the Big West Conference championship this season. After a 90-85 home loss to Southern California in the third game of the season, senior guard Hallie Meneses said the way the 49ers looked... Read more »

49ers travel to Hawaii

49ers travel to Hawaii

William Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 28, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will face off against Hawaii in Honolulu Thursday night before hosting Cal State Fullerton in nationally televised game Saturday night. The 49ers (17-2, 4-1) will travel to the Hawaii (11-7, 3-2) with a narrow, first-place lead in the Big West Conference... Read more »

Women’s basketball winning streak ends at 15

Women’s basketball winning streak ends at 15

Will Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 25, 2015
Filed under Daily 49er TV, Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team’s 15 game winning streak came to an end on Saturday night with a 67-52 loss to Cal State Northridge in the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers’ (17-2, 4-1) loss to the defending Big West Conference champion CSUN (14-6, 4-2) ended the program’s longest winning... Read more »

LBSU shoots for 16th consecutive win

William Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 21, 2015
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will look to extend its longest winning streak since the 1990-91 season when it hosts Cal State Northridge Saturday afternoon at the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (17-1, 4-0) have already matched their win total from last year, but head coach Jody Wynn is... Read more »

Women’s volleyball season ends vs UCLA

December 16, 2014
Filed under Daily 49er TV, Multimedia, Sports, Video, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

49ers to face nation-leading team

49ers to face nation-leading team

Zachary Weber, Contributing Writer
December 8, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will continue its six-game home slate, and look to extend its five-game win streak when it faces California at the Walter Pyramid on Saturday at 4 p.m. The Bears (7-1) will go into Saturday’s game ranked No. 10 in the country. They are ranked first... Read more »

Bruins claw 49ers

Kelsey Cruz, Staff Writer
December 8, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Beach came into the second round of the NCAA on Saturday with a plan, a 17-match and 22-set win streak and a sweep the night before – but it fell in just three sets to UCLA. “I haven’t seen that before,” head coach Brian Gimmillaro said. “We’ve played poorly before in big NCAA games,... Read more »