Taylor Rowland’s college softball career hasn’t been typical, but last week it turned historic when the Long Beach State sophomore became the fifth 49er to be named an All-American. Rowland earned second-team honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association. “I couldn’t have done anything this season without the support of my family and my coaches,” […]
This week JJ Fiddler and Mike Guardabascio are talking about Long Beach track and field history, CIF success for Moore League baseball and softball (14:30) and The562.org’s Athletes Of The Week (18:50).
Moore League champion Wilson and Lakewood were both eliminated from the second round of the CIF Southern Section softball playoffs on Tuesday. Lakewood 0, Buena 6 The Lancers (19-14) faced the tall task of going against the Division 2 No. 1 seed Buena, who entered the contest on a 17-game win streak. Lakewood kept the […]
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After a few years of suffering CIF Southern Section playoff woes, four Moore League baseball and softball teams are playing in the second round this afternoon. BASEBALL Wilson (19-11-1) vs. Arcadia (24-2), 3:15 p.m. The Bruins are hosting this Division 3 matchup at Skip Rowland Field after winning their first playoff game since 2015 last […]
The Long Beach State softball team couldn’t find its way past Ole Miss last weekend and was eliminated from the Tempe Regional on Saturday with a second loss to the Rebels. The 49ers (43-14) had a rough start to their 24th NCAA postseason appearance with a 9-1 loss to Ole Miss on Friday. LBSU bounced […]
Wilson alum Arisa Cleaveland and her Case Western Reserve University softball team will be in Oklahoma City this weekend for the NCAA Division lll College World Series. Cleaveland plays left field and bats second for Case Western Reserve University, and was named to the All-Regional Team in Indiana. CWRU won the Notre Dame Regional as […]
Long Beach State softball lost to Ole Miss for a second time on Saturday night and was eliminated from the Tempe Regional. The 49ers (43-14) eliminated New Mexico State 9-0 to extend their season before a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to end the year. Senior Jessica Flores pitched every inning for LBSU on Saturday. She allowed […]
Long Beach State softball scored first in the Tempe Regional opener against Ole Miss on Friday, but two big innings doomed the Beach in a 9-1 loss. The 49ers will play an elimination game on Saturday. LBSU took advantage of Ole Miss errors to score in the second inning. Julia Lombardi reached on an error […]