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Men’s golf finishes 8th in Palm Desert

Tracy McDannald, Sports editor

October 5, 2008

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

The Long Beach State men's golf team placed eighth in the 19-team field at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate in Palm Desert on Sunday.The 49ers carded a 301 as a team in the final round to finish the tournament with a three-round 25-over-par 902 score. LBSU finished four shots behind sixth-place finishers UC Santa Barbara and the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Colorado State won the team competition with an 877 score, ...

Second-half goal tames Tigers in Big West match-up

Henry Montemayor, Staff writer

October 4, 2008

Filed under Sports

The women's soccer team won its second Big West Conference game, defeating the Pacific Tigers, 2-1, Sunday at George Allen Field."They're an older, experienced team," Pacific head coach Keith Coleman said. "They had the experience, which showed today."Long Beach State (8-3-2) scored 12:18 into the game when Hayley Bolt delivered her fourth goal of the year off a Sahar Haghdan bicycle kick.LBSU head coach Mauricio Ingrassia s...

UCSD solves 49er water polo at Campus Pool

UCSD solves 49er water polo at Campus Pool

October 3, 2008

In the home opener, No. 7 Long Beach State fell to No. 10 UC San Diego, 12-10, Thursday at the 49er Campus Pool.The 49ers, who had previously been 2-0 against the Tritons, played a tight first quarter....

49ers shut out Aggies in conference opener, 1-0

49ers shut out Aggies in conference opener, 1-0

October 2, 2008

Long Beach State (7-3-2) left George Allen Field on Friday with a 1-0 victory over the UC Davis Aggies (5-3-2) to open Big West Conference play.In the 37th minute of the first half, the lone goal was ...

Tournament win propels golfer to conference honor

Daily 49er sports staff

October 2, 2008

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Coming off the heels of a win in the Heather Farr Memorial Invitational, women's golfer Kay Hoey was named the Big West Conference Golfer of the Month on Thursday.The honor is the ninth of the Long Beach State senior All-American's career, as Hoey won the award three times as a junior and sophomore and twice as a freshman.Hoey won the Invitational by carding a 207 three-round total Tuesday, including a tournament-low 65 in the openin...

First playoff game, national stage doesn’t faze Longoria

First playoff game, national stage doesn’t faze Longoria

Tracy McDannald, Sports editor

October 1, 2008

Filed under Baseball, Sports

On the first pitch of his first career playoff game, former Long Beach State standout Evan Longoria didn't show any jitters — if he had any at all.The 22-year-old led off the second inning and bla...

Giant Dirtbag living the Major League life

Giant Dirtbag living the Major League life

Guillermo Arzate, Contributing writer

September 29, 2008

Filed under Baseball, Sports

LOS ANGELES — John Bowker and the San Francisco Giants were in town to play the Los Angeles Dodgers and renew the rivalry in late September. The Giants were playing the role of spoiler as the Ma...

Senior golfer class of the field in Colorado

Senior golfer class of the field in Colorado

Danny Lee, Assistant sports editor

September 29, 2008

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Long Beach State senior Kay Hoey captured the individual title at the Heather Farr Memorial Invitational in Colorado Tuesday.Hoey shot a 1-under-par 71 in the third round to finish at 9-under for the tourna...