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. The 49ers finished with a 39-19 record overall, the most wins they’ve had in a season since 2008... Read more »

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 can’t overcome UCLA’s fight in doubleheader sweep

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 21, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

In front of a packed crowd, the Long Beach State softball team blew its chance to make a statement against one of the top programs in the country. The 49ers (33-13) didn’t play particularly poorly in the double-header. They played No. 2 UCLA (41-4) fairly even throughout both games. They just weren’t... Read more »

Long Beach State’s 11-game winning streak ends at Fullerton

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 20, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

As their 11 game winning streak came to a screeching halt, the Long Beach State softball team was able to salvage a game in its road series against rival Cal State Fullerton. The 49ers (33-11, 10-2 Big West) saw their perfect conference record end last Wednesday as Cal State Fullerton (26-18-1, 7-5)... Read more »

Softball team to face rivals on television

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State softball team will look to stay perfect in conference play as it goes on the road to face rival Cal State Fullerton. The 49ers’ 9-0 record is the best conference start in school history. The 49ers (32-9) won’t have their normal practice schedule and rest, as the series starts... Read more »

Softball streak survives with sweep

Softball streak survives with sweep

Oscar Terrones, Staff Writer
April 13, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State softball team completed a three game sweep over reigning Big West champions Hawaii at the 49er Softball Complex. The 49ers (32-9) improved to 9-0 in conference play and have won 12 out of their last 13 games overall. Hawaii (19-19), which has underachieved after past year’s... Read more »