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LBSU women’s volleyball looks to regroup in Aztec Challenge

LBSU women’s volleyball looks to regroup in Aztec Challenge

September 6, 2017

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball team are on the road again on Thursday against Loyola Marymount, and will then travel to San Diego for the Aztec Challenge on Friday and Saturday. LBSU (1-5) is ...

LBSU women’s volleyball comes home winless, losing its fourth in a row

LBSU women’s volleyball comes home winless, losing its fourth in a row

September 3, 2017

The women’s volleyball team came home without a win in the Wolverine Invitational hosted by Utah Valley. Consistency and maintaining leads were a big problem for the 49ers in this past weekend’s tourna...

The Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer era

The Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer era

August 27, 2017

When Brian Gimmillaro announced his retirement in June, Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer and Matt Fuerbringer had a tough decision that could have impacted their future as a couple; who would chase after the newly...

LBSU women’s volleyball drops final match against Iowa

LBSU women’s volleyball drops final match against Iowa

August 27, 2017

Updated August 29, 2017 The Long Beach State women’s volleyball team fell 1-2 in the season after a 25-23, 22-25, 25-16, 25-21 loss to Iowa on Saturday in the last game of the LBSU Baden Challenge tou...

LBSU women’s volleyball loses to reigning champion Stanford in season opener

LBSU women’s volleyball loses to reigning champion Stanford in season opener

August 27, 2017

The women’s volleyball team began its season with the LBSU Baden Challenge hosted in the Walter Pyramid. On Friday LBSU was swept in their first game 25-19, 25-21, 25-13 against reigning champion No. ...

The start of a new era under Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer

The start of a new era under Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer

August 20, 2017

The women’s volleyball program has a big change this year with the departure of head coach Brian Gimmillaro, who retired last season after a 32-year coaching career at LBSU. Filling this vacancy in t...

Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer named women’s volleyball head coach

Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer named women’s volleyball head coach

July 12, 2017

After the unexpected news of former head coach Brian Gimmillaro announcing his retirement earlier this month, LBSU Athletic Director Andy Fee was seeking to fill the vacant spot. In a couple of weeks,...

Women’s volleyball head coach Brian Gimmillaro is moving on

Women’s volleyball head coach Brian Gimmillaro is moving on

Christian Gonzales, Sports Editor

June 8, 2017

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

Long Beach State women's volleyball coach Brian Gimmillaro help create the foundation of producing some of the best volleyball talent the sport has ever seen. He coached Olympian Misty May-Treanor, who...