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No. 6 Long Beach has its hands full with top ranked teams

No. 6 Long Beach has its hands full with top ranked teams

September 18, 2018

Coming off of a tough game against No. 3 Cal Friday, the Long Beach State men’s water polo team will face two more heavyweight opponents this week. Wednesday will see the 49ers travel south down I-5 ...

Long Beach triumphs in Big West opener

Long Beach triumphs in Big West opener

September 18, 2018

Less than halfway through the first set, the match was decided. UC Riverside’s junior outside hitter Kaiulani Ahuna limped off the floor with an apparent knee injury, giving the Long Beach women’s volle...

Chugg it at the Nugget – Episode 1

Chugg it at the Nugget – Episode 1

September 18, 2018

Kevin Colindres & Alex Manfredi of the Daily 49er discuss sports, life and anything else at The Nugget at Long Beach State. Music courtesy of: raj https://soundcloud.com/daily49er/chugg-it-at-the-nugget-episode-1  

Long Beach prepares for conference play

Long Beach prepares for conference play

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

September 17, 2018

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

With a winning record, the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team is ready to compete in Big West conference play. The team will open its regular season at home with a match at 7 p.m. against UC Riverside. The...

Kashauna Williams sets the bar for greatness

Kashauna Williams sets the bar for greatness

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

September 16, 2018

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

Kashauna Williams’ road to becoming a starting freshman on a Division 1 volleyball team has not been an easy one. It had many stops: through Northridge, Lancaster and Nebraska, before reaching Long ...

In photos: Women’s volleyball Mizuno Invitational

In photos: Women’s volleyball Mizuno Invitational

September 16, 2018

Long Beach State hosted the Mizuno Invitational this weekend at the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers dropped their first match against No. 16 UCLA, but followed it up with two wins against Lamar University and ...

Long Beach ends preseason on high note

Long Beach ends preseason on high note

September 15, 2018

Up 4-1 in the fifth set, Long Beach found itself 11 points away from a winning weekend. It surrendered the lead, but rallied to win the set and final match of the preseason (25-22, 25-19, 25-13, 25-19, 15...