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49er women receive 3 conference honors

49er women receive 3 conference honors

March 9, 2009

Click here for a complete list of honoreesIn a season plagued by injuries and capped without a postseason berth, the Long Beach State women's basketball team still took home three individual honors.Ju...

No Big West Tournament for women’s hoops

No Big West Tournament for women’s hoops

Jeffrey Hensiek, Staff writer

March 6, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Long Beach State's women's basketball season came to an end Saturday night with a 74-62 loss to UC Santa Barbara in front of 665 at the Walter Pyramid.UCSB (20-9, 15-1 Big West Conference) senior guard L...

49er women squander latest bid to clinch

49er women squander latest bid to clinch

March 4, 2009

Box scoreThe Long Beach State 49ers fell apart down the stretch as they lost to Cal Poly, 70-63, Thursday night at the Walter Pyramid. The Mustangs had four players score in double figures. Forward Kristi...

Women’s hoops falls, 70-61

Jeffrey Hensiek, Staff writer

February 27, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreThe Long Beach State women's basketball team dropped a key game Saturday night to Cal State Fullerton, 70-61, at the Walter Pyramid.A win would have virtually guaranteed the team a spot in the postseason Big West Conference Tournament that begins March 11. Fullerton guards Lauren Chow and Megan Richardson were very successful from beyond the arc and from the foul line. As a team, the Titans shot over 50 percent from...

Poor shooting in 2nd half hurts 49er women

Poor shooting in 2nd half hurts 49er women

Jeffrey Hensiek, Staff writer

February 19, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreThe Long Beach State 49ers were unable to contain visitng UC Riverside in the second half as they dropped Friday's women's basketball contest, 64-48.UCR senior Kemie Nkele stole the show at the...

Big West honors softball, women’s hoops

Big West honors softball, women’s hoops

Tracy McDannald, Sports editor

February 15, 2009

Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Big West Conference recognized Long Beach State juniors Kristen Pocock and Lauren Sims as Player of the Week in their respective sports Monday.Pocock, a catcher on the softball team, earned co-Fiel...

WBBALL: 49ers post back-to-back wins for first time

Daily 49er sports staff

February 14, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreFor the first time this season, Long Beach State's women's basketball team has won back-to-back games.The 49ers defeated Texas-Pan American, 78-58, in non-conference action Saturday night at the Walter Pyramid.After playing to 35-35 tie in the first half, LBSU (7-17) stifled the Broncs into 37.5 percent shooting (9-of-24) after intermission.The 49ers shot 54.4 percent (31-of-57) from floor in the contest and were le...

LBSU tops Matadors

LBSU tops Matadors

Jeff Hensiek, Staff writer

February 11, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreLong Beach State dominated the boards as they fought their way to a 63-50 win over the visiting Cal State Northridge Matadors on Wednesday. Lauren Sims got a double-double with a game-high 21 poi...