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‘Niner Notes: Oct 9

Daily 49er sports staff

October 8, 2009

Filed under Men's Volleyball, Sports, Women's Tennis

Women's Volleyball: Balanced effort keys seventh straight victoryBox scoreThe 49er women's volleyball team swept UC Davis, 25-23, 25-21, 25-22, Friday night at Upper Hickey Gym to push its winning streak to seven matches.Outside hitter Caitlin Ledoux tallied 13 kills to help the ‘Niners maintain sole possession of first place in the Big West Conference. The sophomore also had nine digs to share team-high honors with libero L...

‘Niner Notes: Oct 3-4

Daily 49er sports staff

October 3, 2009

Filed under Men's Water Polo, Sports, Women's Tennis

Women's tennis: The Beach completes Day 2 at Cal NIKE InviteSophomore Julie Luzar defeated Pacific's Olga Gumenyuk 6-1, 6-3 to win the Flight C championship at the Cal NIKE Invitational on Sunday.In doubles action, the team of Deborah Armstrong and Anais Dallara fell, 8-4, to Cal's Kasia Siowosz and Tayler Davis in the Flight B doubles final.The 49ers continue their fall season next weekend at the Fullerton Invitational.Day 2 ...

Grady sets LBSU all-time total wins record

Sydney Tanimoto, Staff writer

February 26, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

Long Beach State women's tennis dominated UC Riverside with a 7-0 sweep Friday at Rhodes Tennis Center.Senior Hannah Grady secured the school record for all-time wins with 149 and the team improved to 3-0 in Big West Conference play.First off the courts for doubles were freshmen Anais Dallara and Rachel Manasse, who steamrolled over sisters Nadia and Yasaman Sakhakorn, 8-0.Both Grady/Jessica Weeks and Deborah Armstrong/Lisa S...

LBSU tennis stops SDSU before rain

Sydney Tanimoto, Staff writer

February 13, 2009

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Friday the 13th proved to be a good day for Long Beach State's women's tennis as it defeated San Diego State, 4-2.It would be the 49ers' top four singles who secured the match with their victories.First off the court was No. 2 singles Deborah Armstrong in her convincing win over Holly Bagshaw, 6-3, 6-2. In a long-rally and high-tempered No. 3 singles match, Rachel Manasse came out on top over Ester...