The right stuff: winning streak proves 49ers have what it takes

The right stuff: winning streak proves 49ers have what it takes

William Hernandez, Assistant sports editor
January 29, 2015
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

A 15-game winning streak has established the Long Beach State women’s basketball team as a top contender for the Big West Conference championship this season. After a 90-85 home loss to Southern California in the third game of the season, senior guard Hallie Meneses said the way the 49ers looked... Read more »

49ers travel to Hawaii

49ers travel to Hawaii

William Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 28, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will face off against Hawaii in Honolulu Thursday night before hosting Cal State Fullerton in nationally televised game Saturday night. The 49ers (17-2, 4-1) will travel to the Hawaii (11-7, 3-2) with a narrow, first-place lead in the Big West Conference... Read more »

Women’s basketball winning streak ends at 15

Women’s basketball winning streak ends at 15

Will Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 25, 2015
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team’s 15 game winning streak came to an end on Saturday night with a 67-52 loss to Cal State Northridge in the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers’ (17-2, 4-1) loss to the defending Big West Conference champion CSUN (14-6, 4-2) ended the program’s longest winning... Read more »

LBSU shoots for 16th consecutive win

William Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor
January 21, 2015
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will look to extend its longest winning streak since the 1990-91 season when it hosts Cal State Northridge Saturday afternoon at the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (17-1, 4-0) have already matched their win total from last year, but head coach Jody Wynn is... Read more »

49ers to face nation-leading team

49ers to face nation-leading team

Zachary Weber, Contributing Writer
December 8, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will continue its six-game home slate, and look to extend its five-game win streak when it faces California at the Walter Pyramid on Saturday at 4 p.m. The Bears (7-1) will go into Saturday’s game ranked No. 10 in the country. They are ranked first... Read more »

Maturity helps 49ers win

Maturity helps 49ers win

Zachary Weber, Contributing Writer
December 8, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team used a strong defensive in the second half to defeat San Francisco 70-58 on Sunday in the Walter Pyramid. The Beach held a 46.9 field-goal percentage compared to the Dons’ 37.5 percent. LBSU outscored the Dons 41-31 in the second half. Head coach Jodi... Read more »

Last of the road game stretch

Last of the road game stretch

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
December 1, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

After capturing three straight wins away from home, the 49ers will conclude their four-game road swing against Pepperdine on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Malibu. Five wins to one loss marks the 49ers’ best six-game start since the 1991-92 campaign. Senior Lauren Spargo gets to experience her team’s... Read more »

Winning holiday weekend

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
December 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The women’s basketball team started Thanksgiving week with wins against Alaska Anchorage and Boise State for the GCI Great Alaska Shootout title, and ended with a victory by handing Portland State its fifth consecutive loss in Oregon. The 49ers (5-1) edged Portland State (0-5) in a 62-58 win on... Read more »