Daily 49er

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 27

Daily 49er sports staff

February 26, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Track & Field, Softball, Sports, Women's Tennis

Baseball: Offense continues surge with second win over ArizonaBox scoreThe Dirtbag offense kept its momentum from yesterday's comeback win over Arizona, with a 10-3 trouncing of the Wildcats on Saturday. Devin Lohman and Steve Tinoco each had three hits for Long Beach State (3-3). The Dirtbags scored 10 runs on 11 hits in support of Andrew Gagnon, who picked up his first win of the season after pitching 6.0 innings and all...

Tigers put a damper on LBSU senior night

Tigers put a damper on LBSU senior night

Rolando Rodriguez, Contributing writer

February 26, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreAfter overcoming a 19-point deficit, the Long Beach State women's basketball team came up short and lost to the Pacific Tigers, 77-67, on senior night at the Walter Pyramid.With the loss, the 4...

Rematch with Aggies produces same results

Rematch with Aggies produces same results

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 25, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreThe Long Beach State women's basketball team got off to a shaky start and never recovered.The 49ers (12-15, 8-6 Big West Conference) were defeated by UC Davis, 70-46, in front of a crowd of 647 on Th...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 26

Daily 49er sports staff

February 25, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Track & Field, Men's Volleyball, Softball, Sports

Baseball: Dirtbags come from behind to edge WildcatsBox scoreDown 4-0 after the first inning, Long Beach State climbed back into the game a couple runs at a time, culminating in a two-run ninth for an 8-7 comeback win over Arizona.Junior Jonathan Jones was 4-for-5 with a double, two runs, an RBI and a stolen base. The Beach finished the contest with 16 hits and eight runs, seeing nine players get hits and four with multiple...

QUEZADA: LBSU enters stretch run in unusual spot

QUEZADA: LBSU enters stretch run in unusual spot

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 23, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

There's a basketball team on campus that has converted hard work into wins this season, but it's not the one most were expecting.The Long Beach State women's basketball team has demonstrated what can ...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 22-23

Daily 49er sports staff

February 22, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball: Sims tabbed Academic All-AmericanLauren Sims was named to the 2009-10 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Women's Basketball Second Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Tuesday.The senior guard, who is also a 2009-10 Rhodes Scholar candidate, has maintained a 4.0 cumulative grade point average with a major in biology-physiology and minor in chemistry. Sims ranks secon...

LBSU outlasts Tigers in 2 OTs

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 20, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreSTOCKTON — In a game that went the distance, rebounding was the deciding factor.It took two overtime periods to do it, but the Long Beach State women's basketball team pulled out an 87-77 victory against Pacific at the Alex G. Spanos Center on Saturday."We did a really good job on the boards and getting those defensive rebounds," 49er head coach Jody Wynn said.LBSU (12-14, 8-5 Big West Conference) outrebounded t...

‘Niners slip past Irvine, take driver’s seat in conference race

‘Niners slip past Irvine, take driver’s seat in conference race

Steve Lyons, Staff writer

February 20, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

After falling behind early, the No. 46 49ers fired back to win their fifth match in a row with a 4-3 victory over Big West Conference rival No. 51 UC Irvine on Saturday at the Rhodes Tennis Center.Anais ...