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LBSU softball plans to win it all this season

Grant Hermanns, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

Filed under Softball, Sports, Today, Women's Sports

It’s a crisp January morning, with the only sounds on the northeast side of campus coming from the University Music Center in the distance and some construction nearby. “Let’s go, Beach!” breaks the silence in this corner of campus as the players of the Long Beach State Softball team take the field Wednesday, Jan. 31, for one of its final practices at home. The team will hit the road for a 20 games beginning with the Puerto Vallarta College Chall...

Sports spring back into action

Sports Staff

January 28, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Men's Track & Field, Softball, Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Women's Volleyball, Women's Water Polo

The Daily 49er sports staff compiled a list of sports that will be in play during the Spring 2018 semester. We did a breakdown of the following sports that are in action: women’s tennis, women’s water polo, beach volleyball, track and field, baseball and softball. Women's tennis: The Long Beach women’s tennis team started its season this past week Friday against UC Riverside. The 49ers picked up a 5-2 victory over the Highlanders for their first win of the season and in the Big West ...

LBSU Athletics introduces new clubhouse

LBSU Athletics introduces new clubhouse

December 2, 2017

Long Beach State called a press conference Thursday to announce the construction of a new clubhouse for the women’s soccer and softball teams. The $3.5 million project will begin in January and shoul...

Long Beach State heads to Hawai’i

Long Beach State heads to Hawai’i

May 10, 2017

After dropping two games to UC Riverside this past weekend, the Long Beach State softball team is heading to Hawai’i to wrap up its season In their games against the Highlanders, the Beach lost its f...

Long Beach State softball team gets swept as Cal State Fullerton walks away with win

Long Beach State softball team gets swept as Cal State Fullerton walks away with win

May 1, 2017

Free bases ended up hurting Long Beach State during its 1-0 loss to Cal State Fullerton at LBSU Softball Complex Sunday afternoon. Freshman Cielo Meza found herself in a pitching duel with CSUF’s Kelsey Kessl...

Long Beach State softball team can’t hold onto lead against Texas

Long Beach State softball team can’t hold onto lead against Texas

March 16, 2017

After a week of rising temperatures in Southern California, the Long Beach State’s softball team was burned by a 10-run sixth inning in a 10-1 loss against Texas on Wednesday.   A double from cat...

Long Beach State softball struggles against top ten teams

Long Beach State softball struggles against top ten teams

Jose De Castro and Alex Ormeno Manfredi

March 15, 2017

Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

Long Beach State softball had a tough outing Tuesday against a pair of top ten teams in the nation. The 49ers lost to No. 5 Arizona 4-0 and No. 9 Oklahoma 14-0 at LBSU Softball Complex. The Long Beach State soft...

Long Beach State softball team struggles to spark momentum in Judi Garman Classic

Long Beach State softball team struggles to spark momentum in Judi Garman Classic

March 7, 2017

Just as the men’s basketball team struggled early in the season, the Long Beach State softball team has run into a roadblock as it takes on its toughest competition during its nonconference schedule. ...