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Track and Field dominates in NCAA West Preliminaries

Track and Field dominates in NCAA West Preliminaries

May 25, 2018

Long Beach State Track and Field came out with a big statement Thursday, earning two spots in the National Championship meet on the very first day of the NCAA West Preliminaries. Jason Smith and Sal...

Sports spring back into action

Sports Staff

January 28, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Men's Track & Field, Softball, Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Women's Volleyball, Women's Water Polo

The Daily 49er sports staff compiled a list of sports that will be in play during the Spring 2018 semester. We did a breakdown of the following sports that are in action: women’s tennis, women’s water polo, beach volleyball, track and field, baseball and softball. Women's tennis: The Long Beach women’s tennis team started its season this past week Friday against UC Riverside. The 49ers picked up a 5-2 victory over the Highlanders for their first win of the season and in the Big West ...

Long Beach State dominates Big West Challenge

Long Beach State dominates Big West Challenge

April 11, 2017

Long Beach State’s track teams had no problem rising to the occasion on Friday for Senior Day at the Jack Rose Track, taking first place in the Big West Challenge on the men’s side for the tenth year...

Long Beach State track and field team beats UCLA

Long Beach State track and field team beats UCLA

March 5, 2017

The Long Beach State track and field team defeated UCLA in a dual meet Saturday at the Jack Rose Track. The men’s team had an overall score of 98 points to UCLA’s 71 and the women came out on to...

Long Beach State track coach represents LBSU and USA at Rio Olympics

Long Beach State track coach represents LBSU and USA at Rio Olympics

September 27, 2016

The ultimate honor for an athlete is to represent their country at the Olympics. For Long Beach State track coach LaTanya Sheffield, she’s had the opportunity to go to the Olympics both as a competitor...

Long Beach State Track & Field athletes wrap up season

Long Beach State Track & Field athletes wrap up season

June 16, 2016

After competing at the NCAA Track & Field Championship June 8-11, three 49ers received honorable mention All-America honors based on their performances.   The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country...

LBSU track and field athletes ready for USA Championships

LBSU track and field athletes ready for USA Championships

Kayce Contatore, Assistant Sports Editor

June 27, 2015

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Track & Field, Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Track & Field

The Long Beach State Track and Field athletes continue to shine even after their season and collegiate careers are over. Four current and former athletes, all ranking in the top 35 in the nation, have q...

LBSU track and field ends award-filled season

LBSU track and field ends award-filled season

June 19, 2015

The Long Beach State track and field team ran faster, jumped higher and threw harder than ever before to break several long held school records throughout the 2015 season. The 49er men’s squad began...