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Long Beach State Softball falls in Tempe Regional

Long Beach State Softball falls in Tempe Regional

May 20, 2018

  After coming back from the brink of elimination earlier in the day, a missed catch by Julia Lombardi against Ole Miss cost the 49ers a chance at extending their post season. It was a rollercoaster of emotions for ...

Looking back on a season of highs and lows at LBSU

Looking back on a season of highs and lows at LBSU

May 19, 2018

No one will ever forget the year that ended the 20-year drought of winning a National Championship. The men’s volleyball team found redemption after losing in the semifinals last season by winning a nation...

Long Beach State Softball suffers costly defeat in opener of Tempe Regional

Long Beach State Softball suffers costly defeat in opener of Tempe Regional

May 19, 2018

Cielo Meza came out as her dominant self in the first two innings of the regional matchup between Long Beach State and Ole Miss, but had a complete meltdown in the third inning. She gave up walk after ...

No. 20 Long Beach State softball looks back at this season’s victory road

No. 20 Long Beach State softball looks back at this season’s victory road

May 18, 2018

The air was still and the sun intense, cooking the Long Beach State Softball Complex as the team took the field for the last practice before hitting the road Friday for the final regular season series...

The dollars and ‘sense’ of Long Beach State head coaching contracts

The dollars and ‘sense’ of Long Beach State head coaching contracts

May 13, 2018

Long Beach State’s athletic program has seen much success recently with the men’s volleyball team after claiming the No. 1 spot in the nation and winning the NCAA Championship. Other teams, like the 2017-2018...

No. 20 Long Beach State softball seeks final series victory against CSUN

No. 20 Long Beach State softball seeks final series victory against CSUN

May 9, 2018

As students prepare for finals, the Long Beach State softball team is gearing up for the last weekend series of the regular season against CSUN beginning Friday. With 40 wins this season, Long Beach State h...

Softball Senior Day proposal brushes away Cal Poly win

Softball Senior Day proposal brushes away Cal Poly win

April 29, 2018

After the No. 17 Long Beach State softball team fell to Cal Poly on Senior Day, Jason Derulo’s “Marry Me” reverberated from the speakers of the LBSU Softball Complex. Standing on the pitcher’s mou...

No. 18 LBSU sweeps UC Riverside

No. 18 LBSU sweeps UC Riverside

April 8, 2018

Lauren MacLeod walks onto the plate knowing she is not going to strike out. The senior catcher grips her bat with two outs on the scoreboard and keeps fighting until a 3-2 count in the fifth inning. She co...