LBSU sweeps Wichita State

LBSU sweeps Wichita State

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

  Freshman right-handers Chris Mathewson and Darren McCaughan combined to throw the first no-hitter in Long Beach State history, giving the Dirtbags a three-game sweep over Wichita State at Blair Field on Sunday. Mathewson threw the first seven innings of the game, striking out eight batters... Read more »

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
February 23, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Long Beach State baseball team took two out of three against Utah Valley for its second consecutive home weekend series at Blair Field. Senior right-hander Kyle Friedrichs threw a career-high seven innings in the Dirtbags’ (5-2) 6-2 series opening win Friday night. Friedrichs also set a personal... Read more »

LBSU men’s baseball will face off against Utah Valley in second weekend series

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports

The Long Beach State baseball team will welcome the winless Utah Valley Friday night in the start of a three-game series at Blair Field. The Dirtbags’ (3-1) pitching staff combined for 51 strikeouts in its first four games, allowing only a .187 opposing batting... Read more »

Dirtbags chomp the Dinos in 3-0 victory

Dirtbags chomp the Dinos in 3-0 victory

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

A smorgasbord of pitchers fueled the Long Beach State baseball team to a 3-0 shutout victory Wednesday night over NC Dinos of the Korean Professional Baseball League at Blair Field. Freshman right-hander Chris Mathewson made his debut for the Dirtbags (3-1). He was perfect through his first two innings,... Read more »

The Beach faces fierce Cougars in road test

The Beach faces fierce Cougars in road test

Kayce Contatore, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Sports Showcase

The No. 9 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team will look to senior libero Ryan Windisch to have another career night as it heads to No. 5 Brigham Young for two matchups. ... Read more »

LBSU closes out the opening weekend series against Michigan

LBSU closes out the opening weekend series against Michigan

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 15, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

The Long Beach State baseball team took two out of three against Michigan in a successful opening-season series at Blair Field. On Friday night, the Dirtbags (2-1) offense got off to a slow start while Michigan (1-2) took an early lead 2-0 with a couple doubles at the top of the first. The Dirtbags... Read more »

LBSU men’s baseball season opens against Michigan

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 11, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Daily 49er TV, Men's Sports, Sports

The Long Beach State baseball team’s road to another postseason appearance will begin Friday night as it hosts Michigan at Blair... Read more »

LBSU reloads rotation with JC transfers

LBSU reloads rotation with JC transfers

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 10, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Coming off one of the most successful seasons under head coach Troy Buckley, the Long Beach State baseball team will have to rely on its inexperienced pitching staff to reach the postseason again. The Dirtbags lost... Read more »