The Long Beach State softball team beat Pacific and won its first Big West title since 2008 in front of a home crowd Saturday afternoon. Sarah Carrasco’s three-run home run in the fourth inning was all the ‘Niners needed to put away Pacific and earn a trip to Arizona, where they will play in the regional round of the NCAA tournament.
Long Beach State men's volleyball player Antwain Aguillard was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation's Player of the Week, while 49ers softball hurler Erin Jones-Wesley was honored with the Big West Conference Co-Pitcher of the Week.
Baseball and men's volleyball find the win column, while softball falls short of shocking No. 10 Stanford. Meanwhile, Beach track and field concludes the first day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Indoor Championships in Seattle.