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Women’s soccer breaks into national poll

Women’s soccer breaks into national poll

Steve Lyons, Assistant sports editor

August 29, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Long Beach State women's soccer snuck into the top 25 on Monday, coming in at No. 24 in Soccer America's national poll after winning three straight matches last week. While unranked, The Beach (3-1-0) k...

Women’s soccer hangs on against No. 16 VA Tech

Daily 49er sports staff

August 28, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

For the second consecutive match, the Long Beach State women's soccer team took down a top-25 program in College Station, Texas. Sophomore forward Nadia Link scored two goals Sunday morning to lead the 49ers to a 2-1 upset over No. 16 Virginia Tech in the Aggieland Invitational Tournament. LBSU (3-1-0) also defeated No. 24 Washington State on Friday. Link, who now has four goals this season, scored the first goal in the 3...

Strozier gives LBSU win No. 2

Daily 49er sports staff

August 26, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

At this rate, the 49ers might not want to ever come home. The Long Beach State women's soccer team picked up its second consecutive road victory on Friday against No. 24 Washington State in College Station, Texas. Junior Jazz Strozier helped The Beach (2-1-0) earn the 2-1 victory with a goal from the left side of the six-yard box at the 83:44 mark. Nadia Link, who scored the game-winning goal on Monday, added her second goal o...

49ers notch first win of 2010

Matt Moreno, Sports editor

August 22, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Long Beach State women's soccer team (1-1-0) was nearly shutout for the second consecutive game, but in the waning seconds Nadia Link answered the bell.Link made use of a rebound to sink the game-winning goal in the 89th minute against Fresno State (0-2-0) on Monday night at Bulldog Stadium.It is the first career goal for the sophomore, who had one shot on goal in the 49ers 2-0 loss to Brigham Young last Friday.The ball ...

LBSU unable to stop No. 14 BYU in 2nd half

LBSU unable to stop No. 14 BYU in 2nd half

August 19, 2010

Box scoreAfter playing fairly even for a half, the Long Beach State women's soccer team couldn't keep up with No. 14 Brigham Young University in the season opener Friday.The visiting Cougars relentlessly ...

The Beach falls to SDSU in exhibition

The Beach falls to SDSU in exhibition

August 13, 2010

 There were plenty of shots to go around, but the Long Beach State women's soccer team struggled to find the net in its first piece of action this season.The 49ers outshot San Diego State, 13...

‘Niners picked to finish in bottom half by coaches

‘Niners picked to finish in bottom half by coaches

Daily 49er sports staff

August 11, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Long Beach State women's soccer team was selected to finish the 2010 season in sixth place when the Big West Conference coaches' poll was released on Thursday.Head coach Mauricio Ingrassia's squad rec...

LBSU soccer seeking bounce-back year

LBSU soccer seeking bounce-back year

Steve Lyons, Assistant sports editor

August 10, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Long Beach State women's soccer team finished last season with a disappointing 5-11-3 overall record and just one Big West Conference victory, leaving them eighth in the nine-team league.The Beach wil...