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Long Beach State women’s golf team finishes ninth at tournament

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Golf, Women's Sports

Long Beach State freshman Holland Shourds led the 49ers at the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational with a 22nd place finish Tuesday at the Almaden Golf and Country Club in San Jose. Shourds, who shot a 78 in the final round to complete the 2-day tournament, lead the 49ers to a ninth place finish in the 11-team competition. Sophomore Haley Tygret moved up five spots with a 77 to finish tied for 24th place.   Along wit...

‘Niner Notes: Jake Stassi to have Tommy John surgery

Compiled by Alex Campos and Jason Clark

February 17, 2014

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

Stassi to have Tommy John surgery The bad news for the Dirtbags didn’t only come on the field Saturday. After their 6-0 shutout loss, in which they only managed three hits, head coach Troy Buckley announced that starting pitcher Jake Stassi will undergo Tommy John surgery and be shut down for the season. Stassi suffered a stress fracture and a Torn UCL. Stassi, a senior lefty out of Yuba City, was the Saturday sta...

Swinging with Seoul

Swinging with Seoul

Julio Tejada, Contributing Writer

September 24, 2013

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Golf, Women's Sports

Chaewon Park moved from Seoul, South Korea to San Pedro, Calif. when she was seven years old. She doesn’t remember much about moving, but she does know that golf was not her main interest while she was...

‘Niner Notes: Sanders, Lyons, McConnell earn honors

Staff reports

September 10, 2013

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Women's Golf, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

49ers win weekly honors Hannah Sanders and Elizabeth Lyons each earned Player of the Week honors for their performances against Cincinnati and Loyola Marymount with the Long Beach State women’s soccer team this weekend. Sanders won the Big West Offensive Player of the Week award along with Cal Poly’s Elise Krieghoff. Sanders scored two goals over the weekend, including the game winner against LMU on Sunday. Lyons w...

‘Niner Notes: Eileen Maes named to weekly honor roll

Staff reports

September 3, 2013

Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Women's Volleyball

Women’s soccer players earn weekly honors Long Beach State women’s soccer players Eileen Maes and Mimi Rangel were recognized and awarded for their roles Sunday in the 49ers’ 3-2 final minute win against No. 23 Texas Tech. CollegeSoccer360.com named senior midfielder Maes to its Primetime Performers Weekly Honor Roll after scoring her 10th career goal as a 49er and set up Rangel’s game-winning goal with an accurate...

Cross country teams to begin seasons Saturday

Jason Clark, Sports Editor

August 29, 2013

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

The Long Beach State men’s and women’s cross country teams will look to hit the ground running when they begin their seasons at the Mark Covert Classic on Saturday morning. The 49ers will go to Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea, Calif., to test their new teams, which include 16 freshmen. The men’s team will be led by junior Chris Enriquez, who had a very successful outdoor track season last spring. Joining Enriquez...