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Long Beach prepares for conference play

Long Beach prepares for conference play

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

September 17, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

With a winning record, the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team is ready to compete in Big West conference play. The team will open its regular season at home with a match at 7 p.m. against UC Riverside. The...

Kashauna Williams sets the bar for greatness

Kashauna Williams sets the bar for greatness

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

September 16, 2018

Filed under Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

Kashauna Williams’ road to becoming a starting freshman on a Division 1 volleyball team has not been an easy one. It had many stops: through Northridge, Lancaster and Nebraska, before reaching Long ...

In photos: Women’s volleyball Mizuno Invitational

In photos: Women’s volleyball Mizuno Invitational

September 16, 2018

Long Beach State hosted the Mizuno Invitational this weekend at the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers dropped their first match against No. 16 UCLA, but followed it up with two wins against Lamar University and ...

Long Beach ends preseason on high note

Long Beach ends preseason on high note

September 15, 2018

Up 4-1 in the fifth set, Long Beach found itself 11 points away from a winning weekend. It surrendered the lead, but rallied to win the set and final match of the preseason (25-22, 25-19, 25-13, 25-19, 15...

Long Beach falls to No. 16 UCLA

Long Beach falls to No. 16 UCLA

September 13, 2018

With Long Beach State down two points in the fourth set, freshman outside hitter Kashauna Williams blocked the Bruins kill, making it hit the ground into a cluster of UCLA players and onto the sidelines. ...

Long Beach looks to extend winning streak in tough weekend lineup

Long Beach looks to extend winning streak in tough weekend lineup

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

September 12, 2018

Filed under Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

Freshly back from an East Coast road trip, the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team has three matches coming up this weekend, starting with No. 16 UCLA Thursday night followed by two easier matches ...

History repeats itself for Long Beach in exciting Labor Day match

History repeats itself for Long Beach in exciting Labor Day match

September 3, 2018

With tensions high and a tie-breaking set on the line, junior outside hitter Hailey Harward leapt into the air, forcing the ball into a Texas Tech defender, then out of bounds as hundreds of fans jumpe...