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Long Beach State women’s basketball 2017-2018 season preview

Long Beach State women’s basketball 2017-2018 season preview

November 8, 2017

In the middle of the court, the 49ers stand together holding hands in a prayer led by new head coach Jeff Cammon. The team prays for health and prosperity, then locks in for practice.   It was a long summer for Cammon af...

Women’s basketball power forward and center breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a return to the NCAA Tournament after exiting the first round last season and developing its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the frontcourt at the Beach this season. Power Forwards: #44 Darshana Ta’afua (Senior, 6’2’’): Ta’a...

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

November 7, 2017

When Colin Kaepernick took a stand by kneeling during the National Anthem of a National Football League pregame matchup on Aug. 26, 2016, a nationwide debate began. Since then he has been leading a move...

Kaitlin Fregulia wins the Big West Defensive Player of the Year

Kaitlin Fregulia wins the Big West Defensive Player of the Year

November 7, 2017

Long Beach State sophomore defender Kaitlin Fregulia was named the Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Year for the 2017 campaign. She joins former 49er alumna Taylor Nelson as the only 49er playe...

Women’s basketball shooting guard and small forward breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a return to the NCAA Tournament after exiting the first round last season and develop its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the wings at the Beach this season. Shooting Guards:   #1 Jessica Gertz (Senior, 5’10’): This is Gertz...

Long Beach State cross country keeps moving forward

Cassidy Jones, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2017

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Sports, Sports, Today, Women's Cross Country, Women's Sports

Long Beach State cross country keeps moving forward as the women finish the Big West Conference Cross Country Championships in sixth place overall, improving by three positions from last year’s race. LBSU men’s and women’s cross country are wrapping up the season with only one race left to go after running in the Championship at the UCR Agricultural Operations Course on Saturday, Oct. 28th. “We tried to put a litt...

Women’s basketball point guard breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 5, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a  return to the NCAA tournament after exiting the first round last season and develop its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the point guards who will run the offense at the Beach this season and for years to come.   #0 Ma’Qhi Berry (Freshman, 5’8’...

Long Beach State men’s basketball handles CSUDH in Homecoming game

Long Beach State men’s basketball handles CSUDH in Homecoming game

November 5, 2017

It was a fun day for everyone in the Walter Pyramid, as the crowd chanted and yelled all night for a Cal State Dominguez Hills player to miss consecutive free throws in order to win free Chick-Fil-A after ...