First loss since season opener, to BYU

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

In its first out-of-state game, the Long Beach State women’s soccer team stumbled to a 2-0 loss against BYU. The 49ers (3-2-2) went into the weekend ranked No. 23 in the country and had their five-game streak snap on the road against BYU (2-3-2). This was their first loss since the season opener,... Read more »

First trip out of sunny California, to play BYU

First trip out of sunny California, to play BYU

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team will play its first out-of-state game this Saturday in Provo, Utah against BYU before returning home to host Wake Forest on Monday night. The 49ers (3-1-2) have maintained... Read more »

49ers remain undefeated at home

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
September 7, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

A draw and a win against two non-conference opponents on Sunday allowed the Long Beach State women’s soccer team to remain undefeated at home. The 49ers (3-2-1) entered the weekend ranked No. 23 in the country and played similar games against San Diego (1-3-2) and Cal State Bakersfield (0-5-1). The... Read more »

Women’s soccer looks to finish its four-game homestand after two big wins

Women’s soccer looks to finish its four-game homestand after two big wins

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Back-to-back comeback wins against a pair of tough opponents propelled the Long Beach State women’s soccer team to a top-25 NCAA ranking. The 49ers (2-1-1) are ranked 23rd in the country, and have made a habit of going down early and stealing games late. Sophomore forward Mimi Rangel... Read more »

Women’s soccer takes first two season home games against Georgia, Denver.

Women’s soccer takes first two season home games against Georgia, Denver.

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
September 1, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team used a pair of thrilling comebacks to secure its first two home wins of the season against Georgia and Denver at the George Allen Field. Almost immediately, at the start of the second half, the 49ers were down 1-0 after Georgia’s Caroline Waters scored. The... Read more »

Long Beach State women’s soccer weekend preview

Long Beach State women’s soccer weekend preview

Oscar Terrones, Sports Assistant Editor
August 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Winless through its first two games, the Long Beach State women’s soccer team will host a pair of opponents this weekend at George Allen Field. The 49ers (0-1-1) failed to get on the scoreboard against USC and Georgetown, the latter of which is currently ranked no. 20 in the NCAA top 25 ranking.... Read more »

Women’s soccer team hopeful for national title

Women’s soccer team hopeful for national title

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
August 26, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team failed to qualify for the Big West tournament last year for only the third time since Mauricio Ingrassia took over as head coach in 2004. With several young players returning with at least a year of experience, there appears to be a good chance of reaching... Read more »

Mimi Rangel: Small, but plays loud on the field

Mimi Rangel: Small, but plays loud on the field

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
August 25, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Arriving at Long Beach State as a highly touted recruit, Mimi Rangel quickly established herself as one of the more valuable pieces on the women’s soccer team. As a freshman last year, Rangel dominated the Big West Conference. In addition to being named the Big West Freshman of the Year, she earned... Read more »