Russian native backhands way to success

Russian native backhands way to success

Jonathan Murrietta, Contributing Writer
September 15, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

Many universities wanted Karolina Rozenberg to play tennis for them. Longing for that true, Southern California experience, she accepted a scholarship to play tennis for Long Beach State, majoring in international... Read more »

49ers begin year-long season with UNLV tournament

49ers begin year-long season with UNLV tournament

Jonathan Murrietta, Contributing Writer
September 9, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

Coming off one of the most impressive seasons in 49er tennis history, coach Jenny Hilt-Costello’s squad is ready to get back into action for the fall season, starting with the UNLV Tournament Sept.... Read more »

France native Maeva Razakasoa serves up success at Long Beach State

France native Maeva Razakasoa serves up success at Long Beach State

Stephanie Romero, Staff Writer
March 3, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

Maeva Razakasoa is 5,777 miles from home, but that isn’t keeping her from enjoying success on the tennis court. The redshirt freshman from France has started her Long Beach State career with a bang, winning 13 straight singles matches to open the season. The same can’t be said about every element... Read more »

Long Beach State cleans up at home tournament

Long Beach State cleans up at home tournament

Julio Tejada, Staff Writer
October 6, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

The Long Beach State women’s tennis team rolled through the second annual Beach Tennis Fall Invitational with dominating wins throughout the weekend, including four championships. Maeva Razakasoa, Karolina Rozenberg and Holly Reid won three of the four singles championships, and Rozenberg and Ebba... Read more »

‘Niners to open season at UNLV Fall Invitational

Julio Tejada, Contributing Writer
September 19, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

The Long Beach State women’s tennis team begins its fall season in Las Vegas this weekend at the annual UNLV Fall Invitational. Players from eight different schools will compete at the Fertitta Tennis Complex and will have seven flights of singles and four flights of doubles matches, according to... Read more »

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... Read more »

Women’s tennis falls in opening round of NCAA tournament

Daniel Astle, Staff Writer
May 13, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

LOS ANGELES — An early stumble Saturday denied the Long Beach State women’s tennis team of any extension to its historic 21-win season in a 4-0 sweep by Oklahoma State in the NCAA Tournament’s opening round. The third-seeded ‘Niners (21-4) were eliminated by the second-seeded Cowgirls (16-8)... Read more »

Women’s tennis wins third straight Big West championship

Daniel Astle, Staff Writer
April 28, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

The second-seeded 49ers were crowned Big West champions for the third consecutive year on Sunday after upsetting top-seeded UC Irvine with a 4-1 victory. Head coach Jenny Hilt-Costello ignored each team's seeded positions, however, and said that the matchup featured two even teams. "Most... Read more »