Daily 49er

No. 1 Long Beach State takes down No. 4 UC Irvine in five set thriller

Zackery Handy, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018

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

The No.1 ranked Long Beach men’s volleyball team did something that it hasn’t done all season. On Friday, the 49ers played five sets and were pushed the distance against No. 4 UC Irvine edging the Anteaters in a five set thriller at the Walter Pyramid. Long Beach (20-0, 5-0 Big West) would start the match with a slow and flat energy. The team would struggle to put kills away at the net in the first set, hitting a unim...

No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball sweep George Mason in gritty road effort

Zackery Handy, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today, Uncategorized

The No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team continued its perfect season by taking care of a feisty George Mason team in straight sets on the road in Fairfax, Virginia Saturday. George Mason (4-7) would test Long Beach State (12-0) in the first set, battling through 13 ties and four lead changes, nearly breaking the team’s consecutive sets streak at 26. Long Beach would hold on and eventually take care of the pe...

No. 1 Long Beach State stays undefeated in sweep against No. 13 USC

No. 1 Long Beach State stays undefeated in sweep against No. 13 USC

Zackery Handy, Staff Writer

January 28, 2018

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

Update: 1/29/18 at 2 p.m. The No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to nine games after defeating No. 13 USC 25-22, 25-17, 25-16 Saturday at the Walter Pyramid....