Daily 49er

Women secure first-round bye

Women secure first-round bye

March 6, 2010

Box scoreRIVERSIDE — The Long Beach State women's basketball team spoiled UC Riverside's chance at capturing a share of the Big West Conference regular season title and also earned itself a firs...

‘Niner Notes: March 6

Daily 49er sports staff

March 5, 2010

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

Softball: The Beach shoots down Buffalo to end five-game slideBox scoreThe Long Beach State softball team (6-11) used a four-run second inning to push past Buffalo, 6-2, snapping a five-game losing streak Saturday afternoon at the USD Softball Complex.Junior Brooke Turner (3-3) compiled a season-high nine strikeouts, while allowing two runs on five hits.The 49ers also had a season-best 10 hits, led by senior Ashley Weber's 3...

‘Niner Notes: March 5

Daily 49er sports staff

March 4, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Softball, Sports

Softball: Runs tough to come by on winless dayThe Long Beach State softball team (5-11) fell to UTEP, 2-1 (8 innings), and Oregon, 1-0, on the first day of the San Diego Classic I on Friday.UTEP 2, Long Beach State 1 (8 innings)In its first game, LBSU suffered a 2-1 defeat to UTEP in an eight-inning affair at SDSU Softball Stadium.UTEP (14-5) tied the game at 1-1 in the third when Kia Moore delivered an RBI triple. The Miner...

No. 46 Long Beach State returns to win column

No. 46 Long Beach State returns to win column

Ryan Mersey, Staff writer

March 3, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

The Long Beach State women's tennis team put together a dominating performance with a 6-1 victory over the Eastern Michigan Eagles on a gusty Thursday at the Rhodes Tennis Center. No. 46 LBSU (7-2) got...

Final weekend to determine seeds

Final weekend to determine seeds

Matt Moreno, Andrea C. Quezada

March 2, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

With only one game remaining for the Long Beach State men and women's basketball teams, the time has come to determine where they will finish heading into the Big West Conference Tournament.By the end o...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 28

Daily 49er sports staff

February 27, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Water Polo, Softball, Sports

Baseball: Heavy rain cancels series finale against ArizonaHeavy rains in the Tucson area forced the cancellation of the final game of the Dirtbags' three-game series against Arizona. Long Beach State (3-3) had won the first two games of the series, pulling off an 8-7 comeback win over the Wildcats on Friday before duplicating the win, 10-3, on Saturday. The Dirtbags return home for the next nine games, starting Tuesday when ...

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...

‘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...