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LBSU face UC Davis to open up Big West play

LBSU face UC Davis to open up Big West play

March 26, 2015

Looking to put its inconsistencies in non-conference play behind, Long Beach State (LBSU) will take on UC Davis in a three-game series on Saturday and Sunday at the 49er Softball Complex. The 49ers...

No time for a break for LBSU

No time for a break for LBSU

March 25, 2015

Players pounded the ground in frustration after letting a kill slam to the ground during the No. 12 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team’s practice Monday afternoon as it prepared to take on No....

Tautalafua sets new LBSU home run standard

Tautalafua sets new LBSU home run standard

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today

Darian Tautalafua became the most prolific home run hitter in Long Beach State softball history and only the most important people in her life were paying attention. Tautalafua’s teammates were not...

The Lombardi sisters are hitting their stride at LBSU

The Lombardi sisters are hitting their stride at LBSU

March 19, 2015

Inseparable since childhood, Julia and Lauren Lombardi are reunited and thriving at Long Beach State. Born only a year apart, Julia and Lauren moved up the youth softball ranks and attended West Ranch...

Florida stomps LBSU

Florida stomps LBSU

March 4, 2015

Defending national champion Florida lived up to its reputation in a 10-1 rout of the Long Beach State softball team Wednesday at the 49er Softball Complex. The Gators (22-0) took advantage of eight ...

LBSU hosts undefeated Florida at the 49er Softball Complex

LBSU hosts undefeated Florida at the 49er Softball Complex

Josh Barajas, Contributing Writer

March 3, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

Difficult, not impossible

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The 49ers reached .500 after winning three of five at home.    

Josh Barajas, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2015

Filed under Softball, Women's Sports

  An upset victory over No. 12 UCLA highlighted a successful weekend for the Long Beach State softball team in the Long Beach Louisville Slugger Invitational at Mayfair Park. An electrifying crowd of 1,255 people, split evenly between Bruin and 49er fans, watched as sophomore right-hander Christina Clermont and senior right-hander Amanda Hansen led the 49ers (10-10) to a 5-4 win over the Bruins (17-5) on Friday...

LBSU softball team begins the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic

Josh Barajas, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2015

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

The Long Beach State softball team will try to bounce back from the Easton Desert Classic as it gets set for five games in three days in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic in Palm Springs. The 49ers’ (6-4) schedule is about to ramp up significantly with a doubleheader against No. 11 Kentucky (6-2) and No. 18 Missouri (4-1) on Thursday. LBSU lost its previous game against Northwestern on Feb. 15, but head coach Kim Sowder is not...