Nobody is watching America’s favorite sport

Zachary Weber, Contributing Writer
October 20, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News

On Sept. 30, a sold-out Kaufman Stadium and the rowdy crowd cheered for its Kansas City Royals in the playoffs for the first time since 1985. The Oakland Athletics were up 7-3, but the Royals rallied back to win the game in extra innings. You would think that people at home would be glued to their... Read more »

The Beach holds six-win streak in Big West

Kelsey Cruz, Staff Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball extended their winning streak to six, leaving them undefeated in the Big West Conference after a successful weekend on the road against UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly The 49ers (16-4, 6-0 Big West) defeated UCSB 3-0 on Friday and Cal Poly 3-1 on Saturday. Jenelle... Read more »

49ers travel over 1,700 miles and win

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Score, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team captured back-to-back conference wins over the weekend to improve to third place in the Big West Conference. The 49ers (7-5-5, 3-1-2) won two consecutive games for the first time since beating Georgia and Denver in their first two home games of the season... Read more »

Mackie earns two weekly honors in two days

October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports

One day after earning her first career Big West Player of the Week honor, women’s volleyball senior Bre Mackie became the tenth player in Long Beach State history to receive the Sports Imports/AVCA National Player of the Week award. Mackie notched a career-high performance against then No. 21 Hawaii... Read more »

The Beach breeze by Pepperdine, Golden West College

The Beach breeze by Pepperdine, Golden West College

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Long Beach State men’s water polo team trounced a short-handed Pepperdine team at the Campus Pool on Saturday afternoon, ending the game at 14-3. LBSU (10-3, 2-0 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) also dominated Golden West College (16-2, 3-0 Orange Empire Conference) in an 18-9 victory. “It’s... Read more »

The Beach holds six-win streak in Big West

Kelsey Cruz, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The Long Beach State women’s volleyball extended their winning streak to six, leaving them undefeated in the Big West Conference after a successful weekend on the road against UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly The 49ers (16-4, 6-0 Big West) defeated UCSB 3-0 on Friday and Cal Poly 3-1 on Saturday. Jenelle... Read more »

The Beach breeze by Pepperdine, Golden West College

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Sports News

The Long Beach State men’s water polo team trounced a short-handed Pepperdine team at the Campus Pool on Saturday afternoon, ending the game at 14-3. LBSU (10-3, 2-0 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) also dominated Golden West College (16-2, 3-0 Orange Empire Conference) in an 18-9 victory. “It’s... Read more »

Longest road trip to face Hawaii and UC Davis

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports News, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team will continue Big West Conference play when it goes on its longest road trip of the season to Hawaii and UC Davis this week. Sophomore goalkeeper Ashton McKeown was named the Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week, after she got stitches on her... Read more »