49ers travel over 1,700 miles and win

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Score, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team captured back-to-back conference wins over the weekend to improve to third place in the Big West Conference. The 49ers (7-5-5, 3-1-2) won two consecutive games for the first time since beating Georgia and Denver in their first two home games of the season... Read more »

Longest road trip to face Hawaii and UC Davis

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team will continue Big West Conference play when it goes on its longest road trip of the season to Hawaii and UC Davis this week. Sophomore goalkeeper Ashton McKeown was named the Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week, after she got stitches on her... Read more »

Past performance bodes well for LBSU women’s soccer team

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 15, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

With the season quickly coming to an end, the Long Beach State women’s soccer team has only four games left on its schedule before the start of the Big West Conference Tournament. Every game for the 49ers (5-5-5) will be crucial because so few games are left to help them improve in the standings.... Read more »

49ers taking a toll from tough schedule

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 13, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The last several games have shown a troubling trend for the Long Beach State women’s soccer team and head coach Mauricio Ingrassia. The 49ers are making a habit of coming out sloppy and lethargic in the first half of games. For large portions of the first 45 minutes, LBSU has looked disorganized... Read more »

LBSU plays back-to-back, double-overtime draws

LBSU plays back-to-back, double-overtime draws

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 12, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team played two double-overtime draws over the weekend: the first was at Cal State Fullerton Thursday night, and the second was against UC Irvine Sunday night at George Allen Field. The 49ers (5-5-5, 1-1-1) conceded a goal in the 24th minute to UCI... Read more »

From Pink Panda to 49er soccer star

From Pink Panda to 49er soccer star

Jonathan Murrietta, Contributing Writer
October 7, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Mimi Akaogi said that when she first stepped onto a soccer field for the Pink Pandas, she had no clue what she was doing. She had no idea that that would be the first small step in pursuing a dream. Now she is a sophomore, playing as a 49er, and she hopes her journey leads her to a professional soccer... Read more »

49ers split two at home

49ers split two at home

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 6, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports News, Sports Showcase, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team got off to a mixed start in Big West Conference play, splitting a pair of games over the weekend at George Allen Field. The 49ers (5-5-3) bounced back Sunday with a 2-0 victory against UC Santa Barbara (6-5-2) after a 3-0 loss Friday night to Cal Poly (6-7). Head... Read more »

LBSU’s Player of the Week

LBSU’s Player of the Week

Mimi Rangel, Contributing Writer
September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Sports Score, Women's Soccer

Sophomore Mimi Rangel of the Long Beach State women’s soccer team scored the only goal in a 1-1 tie against Wake Forest last Monday, keeping her team undefeated at home. She had a team-high, four attempts... Read more »