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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...

Beach volleyball is heading to Alabama

Beach volleyball is heading to Alabama

May 1, 2017

The Long Beach State beach volleyball team’s season will continue after making it to the 8-team NCAA National Beach Volleyball Tournament in Gulf Shores, Alabama. LBSU, who lost to Hawai’i in the Big West ...

Long Beach State women’s water polo team loses to No. 10 Princeton

Long Beach State women’s water polo team loses to No. 10 Princeton

March 23, 2017

After going 3-1 last week at the LMU Invite, the No. 16 Long Beach State women’s water polo team returned home to take on No. 10 Princeton at the Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center. The Tigers (16-1) go...

Long Beach State beach volleyball team cruises to wins

Long Beach State beach volleyball team cruises to wins

March 22, 2017

On Tuesday, the Long Beach State beach volleyball team swept Concordia and Colorado Mesa to push its win streak to three games.   With the win, No.6 LBSU (11-2) has now won eight of 10 early...

Long Beach State beach volleyball team splits matches

Long Beach State beach volleyball team splits matches

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

March 16, 2017

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

Long Beach State’s beach volleyball team swept Loyola Marymount 5-0 lost to No. 2 Pepperdine 3-2. Against Pepperdine (5-1) the Waves started strong with wins at the No. 2 and No. 4. No. 6 LBSU...