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‘Niners to host Santa Clara for two

‘Niners to host Santa Clara for two

Daily 49er sports staff

September 15, 2008

Filed under Men's Volleyball, Sports

No. 22 Long Beach State 49ers (9-1 record)-The ‘Niners swept the Harvard Invitational, defeating Central Connecticut State, Dartmouth, American and Harvard. American was the only team to win a set,...

49er volleyball maintains No. 22 national rank

Daily 49er sports staff

September 14, 2008

Filed under Men's Volleyball, Sports

No. 1 Penn State (9-0)No. 2 Nebraska (8-0)No. 3 Texas (5-1)No. 4 UCLA (6-1)No. 5 Southern California (4-2)No. 6 Stanford (7-2)No. 7 Hawaii (7-2)No. 8 Minnesota (8-1)No. 9 California (7-1)No. 10 Washington (7-1)No. 11 Florida (6-1)No. 12 Oregon (10-1)No. 13 Wisconsin (8-1)No. 14 Middle Tennessee (9-0)No. 15 Colorado State (8-1)No. 16 Wichita State (11-0)No. 17 San Diego (8-1)No. 18 Kansas State (11-1)No. 19 Cal Poly (5-4)No. ...

Sports Picks features soccer player of the week honor

Daily 49er sports staff

September 14, 2008

Filed under Men's Volleyball, Sports

Women's soccerSophomore nets conference honorLong Beach State midfielder Lindsay Bullock was named the Big West Conference Player of the Week on Monday. Bullock tallied two goals and an assist to help lead the 49ers to a 3-0 win over Brigham Young before Sunday's 3-3 tie against the University of Oregon.Long Beach State athleticsVolleyball gold medalists to be in Seal BeachOlympic gold medalists and former 49ers Scott Touzinsky, To...

Women’s volleyball captures Harvard Invitational crown

Women’s volleyball captures Harvard Invitational crown

Danny Lee, Assistant sports editor

September 14, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Volleyball, Men's Water Polo, Sports

Long Beach State needed just 58 minutes to dispatch Harvard, 3-0 (25-17, 25-11, 25-8), in the finale of the Harvard Invitational in Cambridge, Mass.Quincy Verdin led the 49ers with 11 kills, six digs and s...

Bone-crushing MMA event invades Pyramid

Bone-crushing MMA event invades Pyramid

September 13, 2008

The cringing of several audience members was enough to make the security guards turn around to watch what was happening. Sean "The Destroyer" Loeffler was escorted out of the arena in obvious pain, hi...

Late regulation goal helps ‘Niners tie, 3-3

Late regulation goal helps ‘Niners tie, 3-3

September 13, 2008

After an intense and fairly physical match-up, the Long Beach State 49ers tied the University of Oregon Ducks, 3-3, in double overtime Sunday afternoon at George Allen Field.With two minutes remaining in r...

Baseball helped heal nation on Sept. 11

Baseball helped heal nation on Sept. 11

Tracy McDannald, Sports editor

September 10, 2008

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Think back to the day before 9/11 and the word "normalcy" might refresh your memory. New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Pres. George W. Bush constantly used the word in press conferences.Major League...

Women’s soccer blanks BYU, 3-0

Women’s soccer blanks BYU, 3-0

September 10, 2008

The Long Beach State women's soccer team bounced back from Sunday's 1-0 loss to UNLV in convincing fashion, as they shut out the Brigham Young Cougars, 3-0, Thursday afternoon at George Allen Field.This w...