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Long Beach State Beach Volleyball team stay perfect at home

Long Beach State Beach Volleyball team stay perfect at home

March 14, 2017

The No. 6 ranked Long Beach State beach volleyball team continued its winning ways on Tuesday, as the 49ers beat Texas Christian University 5-0. The team (8-1) dominated the Horned Frogs (3-2) who were only ab...

Long Beach State beach volleyball makes waves at the sand courts

Long Beach State beach volleyball makes waves at the sand courts

March 7, 2017

With the 2017 season underway, Long Beach State beach volleyball stayed undefeated after two wins against Cal State L.A. and Stetson University on Tuesday. No. 6 LBSU beat CSULA 5-0 in straight sets, ...

Long Beach State beach volleyball team breezes to wins

Long Beach State beach volleyball team breezes to wins

March 5, 2017

Starting its season off at home, the Long Beach State beach volleyball team had no problem sweeping both of its matches against Irvine Valley College and Cal State Bakersfield on Saturday. No. 7 LBSU (2-0...

Long Beach State men’s volleyball looks to extend win streak

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017

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

Before the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team lost to No. 1 Ohio State Jan. 28, it was ranked No. 4 in the nation.   Now heading up north to take on No. 12 UC Santa Barbara (6-7, 3-7) today, the 49ers (10-2, 6-1) are ranked No. 2 in the nation and No.1 in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation rankings.   Since losing to the Buckeyes, LBSU has been dominant with four consecutive 3-0 victories against Pepper...

Long Beach State women’s volleyball finishes second in Big West, again

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

November 29, 2016

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

With its final game of the 2016-2017 campaign, the women’s volleyball team finished the season with a 25-20, 25-19, 21-25, 25-16 win against Denver University Saturday at Walter Pyramid. The 49ers finished with a 21-10 record while finishing 13-3 in Big West play to take second in the conference. 2016 was up and down for team, as they were 7-8 on Sept. 30 with conference play just starting. From there, LBSU went 14-2...

Long Beach State women’s volleyball takes on Cal State Fullerton

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

November 17, 2016

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

After losing to UC Irvine in a replay, the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team will look to bounce back when it hosts Cal State Fullerton Friday. The 49ers’ (17-10, 11-3) loss to the Anteaters put Hawai’i in the driver’s seat for the Big West title, but LBSU will look to get back in the win column with a win against CSUF. In their last match Nov. 1, LBSU swept CSUF 25-12, 25-11 and 25-20. Senior outside ...

Long Beach State women’s volleyball team goes down in replay

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

November 16, 2016

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

After a successful petition by UC Irvine was approved by the NCAA during the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team’s five-set win Sept. 24, the 49ers had to replay the match from the moment the game was protested. So, when the 49ers (17-10, 11-3) took on the Anteaters (6-10, 11-17) Tuesday in Irvine, the match began in the second set with LBSU trailing 1-0 and 20-18 in the game. It was the first time LBSU has...

Long Beach State women’s volleyball team beats Cal State Fullerton in three sets ahead of rematch against Hawai’i

Luke Ramirez, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

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

In its last home game before starting a three-game road trip, the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team swept Cal State Fullerton 3-0 Tuesday at Walter Pyramid. In the first set, the 49ers went on a 5-1 run, forcing CSUF to use a timeout early. LBSU went on to win the set 25-12 thanks to a .515 hitting percentage and a number of errors by the Titans. Senior outside hitter Nele Barber set the pace with six ...