The Beach found their rhythm after slow starts in each set, winning 3-0 against the Lions Friday at the Walter Pyramid.
The Beach dominated Westcliff from start to finish in a game that featured players who usually don’t see time on the court.
The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team has found a hidden gem in freshman libero Mason Briggs, who is putting the Big West on notice with his conference-leading stats.
With wins over each team last season, the Beach will once again travel to Ohio State to take on Penn State and Ohio State.
Long Beach State battled back after losing the first two sets and almost forced a fifth, but UCLA shut the door, putting an end to a historic streak home-winning streak at the Walter Pyramid.
After having last met in the NCAA tournament semifinals, Long Beach once again defeated the Waves in four sets at the Walter Pyramid.
Riding a four-game win streak, the Beach now prepares to face off against No. 9 Pepperdine.
After having been a major player as an underclassman for Long Beach State in the past two years, the team’s middle blocker has become the de facto leader on the reigning champion’s young roster.
Following a three-game win streak to start the season, Long Beach extended their run with big performances from Carlos Rivera and Spencer Olivier Friday at the Walter Pyramid.
The reigning NCAA champs have released this upcoming season’s schedule, which holds many important stretches that may define the team’s overall success.