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‘Niner Notes: April 17

Daily 49er sports staff

April 17, 2010

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

Baseball: Dirtbags even series with UCRBox scoreLong Beach State (15-16, 4-4 Big West Conference) pounded out nine extra-base hits and eight singles to defeat UC Riverside 8-5 on Saturday night, evening the series at one game apiece.Brennan Metzger tied a school-record with three doubles and Kirk Singer hit his second home run of the season for LBSU to cap off a four-run eighth inning for the Dirtbags.LBSU's Jonathan Jone...

‘Niner Notes: April 12-13

Daily 49er sports staff

April 12, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Golf, Softball, Sports

Men's Golf: 49ers finish last tune-up before Big West ChampionshipsThe 49ers shot a final round score of 295 at the U.S. Intercollegiate to finish in 18th place at the par 70, 6,742-yard Stanford Golf Course.Long Beach State completed the three-day 54-hole tournament at 50-over 890. No. 6 Oregon shot up from third place to capture the team championship with an 839 (one-under-par), followed by No. 33 San Diego State finishing thre...

‘Niner Notes: April 11

Daily 49er sports staff

April 10, 2010

Filed under Softball, Sports

Softball: 49ers homer three times in 10-9 lossBox scoreLong Beach State (19-18) could not complete the three-game sweep against Cal State Northridge on Sunday after falling to the Matadors, 10-9, in eight innings.CSUN's Jaci Carlsen drove in the game winner with an RBI-single down the left field line to score Jaclyn Rymer.Ashley Weber, Christina Schallig and Kristen Pocock all homered for LBSU in the losing effort. Schallig ...

‘Niner Notes: April 10

Daily 49er sports staff

April 9, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Softball, Sports

Baseball: Dirtbags split Saturday doubleheaderGame 1 Box ScoreGame 2 Box scoreBranden Pinder tossed a complete-game shutout and TJ Mittelstaedt tied a season-high with five hits as Long Beach State (14-14, 3-3 Big West Conference) salvaged a doubleheader split with an 11-0 win in game two against UC Davis on Saturday.Pinder's shutout performance was the first complete game of his career, and he became the final member of the s...

Tigers pounce on ‘Niners with 7th-inning rally

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

April 3, 2010

Filed under Softball

Box scoreLong Beach State junior pitcher Brooke Turner was solid for just about the entire game until the final inning on Saturday.The 49ers (17-17, 1-2 Big West Conference) were up, 2-0, and needed just three more outs to come away with a series victory over Pacific, before they allowed four runs in the top of the frame to hand over a 4-2 win to Pacific in front of 255 spectators at the 49er Softball Complex."[Pacif...

49ers split on first day of Big West action

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

April 1, 2010

Filed under Softball, Sports

Game 1 Box scoreGame 2 Box scoreLong Beach State (17-16, 1-1 Big West Conference) split its conference-opening doubleheader against Pacific, taking the first game, 7-0, before losing the nightcap, 3-2, on Friday at the 49er Softball Complex."We did a great job in the first game, and in the second game, they took advantage of a couple of walks and jumped on the boards in the first inning," Beach head coach Kim Sowder said.Pacific (13-19, ...

Troubles in the circle, at the plate result in 6-inning loss

Troubles in the circle, at the plate result in 6-inning loss

March 29, 2010

Box scoreThe Long Beach State softball team was down by four runs before it even got a chance to hit.LBSU (16-15) suffered an 8-0 loss to San Diego State and had its second consecutive game called due to the eigh...

Bruins’ bats wake up to put 49ers to sleep

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

March 25, 2010

Filed under Softball, Sports

Box scoreLOS ANGELES -- It wasn't the abundance of missed opportunities that cost the Long Beach State softball team a victory on Friday against No. 5 UCLA.LBSU (16-14) bared witness as the Bruins closed the door with eight runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to trounce the 49ers, 11-3, in front of 254 spectators at Easton Stadium.Down 3-2 in the sixth inning, Beach freshman Nalani St. Germain drew a walk against Bruins ...