Youth Sports

Shore 10U Girls’ Water Polo Wins Junior Olympics Title

The Shore 10-under girls’ water polo team traveled to Palo Alto last weekend where they won the 2018 Junior Olympics national championship, and they did it the Long Beach way. “We’re not the biggest team so we rely on our speed and awareness,” coach Brendan Patterson said. “We are defense first, and get teams on […]

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Long Beach State Well-Represented On Team USA

Long Beach State’s international legacy is well documented. There has been a 49er in every Summer Olympics since the university was founded in 1949, and five more LBSU representatives are part of Team USA this year. LBSU women’s soccer coach Mauricio Ingrassia, water polo coach Gavin Arroyo, men’s volleyball assistant coach Nick MacRae and men’s […]

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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 Notebook: Big Baseball, Softball Wins

The Long Beach State Dirtbags put together their best weekend performance of the season at Cal State Fullerton in nonconference action to win their second consecutive series. It is the first time LBSU (10-14) has won three straight road series at Fullerton since 1997-2000. The Dirtbags took the series with a 2-1 win on Sunday. […]

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Long Beach State Women’s Water Polo Falls To UCLA

FROM LBSU REPORTS On the road No. 14 Long Beach State was unable to mount the comeback as the Beach fell to No. 4 UCLA 9-4 Saturday afternoon at Spieker Aquatics Center. Early in the first period both teams kept each other off the scoreboard, but UCLA broke through when Grace Reego scored to give […]

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Long Beach State’s Gavin Arroyo Joins USA Water Polo

FROM LBSU REPORTS Long Beach State water polo head coach Gavin Arroyo will once again being representing the United States when he joins head coach Dejan Udovicic and the Men’s Senior National Team as an assistant coach when the team competes in two exhibition matches against Australia March 28 and March 30. With an extensive […]

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Long Beach State Women’s Water Polo Wins Fourth Straight

The Long Beach State women’s water polo team celebrated senior night and scored timely goals in an 8-5 win over Bucknell on Thursday at Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center. LBSU (9-9, 1-0) has won four consecutive games, and eight of the last nine. Sophomore Isabel Riely and senior Raney Remme each scored a team-high two goals. […]

Wilson

Wilson High Aquatics Family Stays Strong Through Tragedy

Barry O’Dea was planning his own father’s funeral on a clear early-August evening last year when he heard that Wilson sophomore Camryn Krueger’s mother, Sarah, had died in a sudden accident. O’Dea, who had taken the Wilson girls’ water polo head coaching position in early June, drove straight to the Krueger house in Seal Beach […]