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No. 7 Long Beach comeback fails against No. 2 UCLA

No. 7 Long Beach comeback fails against No. 2 UCLA

September 22, 2018

It was an odd start to the home opener for the Long Beach State men’s water polo team Friday night. Thirteen seconds into the match, the scoreboard and shot clocks went blank. A technical difficulty c...

No. 7 LBSU men’s water polo punishes LMU

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Social Media Editor

November 11, 2017

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Today

In Wednesday afternoon’s matchup against Loyola Marymount, the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s water polo team broke out for 20 goals in a 20-6 blowout win. The goal total tied the team’s season high, when they beat Whittier earlier in the season, 20-5. LBSU (13-11) took an early lead, jumping out to a 5-2 lead after the first quarter. Redshirt sophomore Austin Stewart scored an entire hat trick of his own. Junior de...

No. 7 men’s water polo nearly upsets No. 4 Stanford

No. 7 men’s water polo nearly upsets No. 4 Stanford

October 29, 2017

A late fourth quarter surge by the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s water polo team came up short Saturday, as the 49ers were defeated by No. 4 Stanford 10-9 during an intense game at the Ken Lindgren A...

Upset opportunity looming for No. 7 LBSU

Upset opportunity looming for No. 7 LBSU

October 25, 2017

The 49ers will look to make a statement and gain momentum heading into the final games of Golden Coast Conference play after losing their last nine games against teams ranked higher than them. With the e...

No. 8 LBSU dominates at home in first Gold Coast Conference of the season

No. 8 LBSU dominates at home in first Gold Coast Conference of the season

October 22, 2017

In a game where the No. 8 Long Beach State men’s water polo never trailed, the team dominated No. 10 UC Santa Barbara at home 10-6, earning its first Golden Coast Conference victory of the season. Jun...

No. 8 LBSU sudden-ly back with an overtime win against No. 13 UC San Diego

No. 8 LBSU sudden-ly back with an overtime win against No. 13 UC San Diego

October 18, 2017

Wednesday night’s game between Long Beach State and No. 13 UC San Diego was nothing short of thrilling, as sophomore attacker Austin Stewart capped off the sudden death overtime period with a striking g...

No. 7 LBSU misses upset chance at No. 1 USC

No. 7 LBSU misses upset chance at No. 1 USC

October 8, 2017

Going into Thursday night’s game against No.1 USC, the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s water polo team couldn’t have imagined the upset they nearly pulled off at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center in Los Ange...