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Long Beach State Dirtbags Lose In Emblematic Fashion

The frustrations of the 2018 Long Beach State baseball season reached an all-time high at Bohl Diamond at Blair Field on Saturday where the Dirtbags lost to UC Davis 3-0 in 10 innings. LBSU (18-25, 4-7) wasted another stellar starting pitching performance, lost a team leader due to a disciplinary issue and left 15 runners […]

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Long Beach State Volleyball Scrimmage Keeps 49ers Sharp

Last year the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team had a layoff of nearly two weeks between winning a conference championship and playing in the NCAA Final Four against BYU. The result was a shocking sweep loss to the Cougars, one the 49ers’ coaches privately felt was in part due to their team being cold. […]

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VIDEO: Long Beach College Softball Led By Strong Arms

Improvements in equipment and overall athleticism has made college softball more offensive every year. However, three talented pitchers at Long Beach State and Long Beach City College are bucking that trend. At Long Beach City College, sophomore Alissa Cienfuegos is the ace pitcher and one of the best hitters for the Vikings. Last week, she […]

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Long Beach State Women’s Water Polo Wins Big West Tournament Opener

Tori Morrissey and Alexandra Massier both scored four goals for No. 17 Long Beach State in a 9-6 win UC Santa Barbara to start the Big West Tournament on Friday afternoon in Irvine. LBSU (12-13) jumped out to a 5-0 lead after the first quarter, and held a 6-3 advantage at halftime. The 49ers will […]

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Long Beach State Women’s Tennis Falls In Big West Tournament

The Long Beach State women’s tennis team was eliminated from the Big West Tournament at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Friday morning with a 4-1 loss to Hawaii. LBSU (11-10) lost the doubles point, and LBSU freshman Carlota Casasampere picked up the only victory at No. 6 against Roxanne Resma 6-2, 6-1.  

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Long Beach State Women’s Tennis Ready For Big West Tournament

The Long Beach State women’s tennis team went on an incredible run under the guidance of 20-year coach Jenny Hilt-Costello, winning 14 Big West Conference titles in 15 years. However, the 49ers haven’t taken the conference tournament since 2015. Hilt-Costello (pictured, left) thinks her young squad can get back to the top of the Big […]