Women’s Sports

LBSU tennis stops SDSU before rain

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Friday the 13th proved to be a good day for Long Beach State’s women’s tennis as it defeated San Diego State, 4-2. It would be the 49ers’ top four singles who secured the match with their victories. First off the court was No. 2 singles Deborah[Read More…]

LBSU tops Matadors

Box score Long Beach State dominated the boards as they fought their way to a 63-50 win over the visiting Cal State Northridge Matadors on Wednesday. Lauren Sims got a double-double with a game-high 21 points and 10 rebounds. Her rebound total matches a career high. Sims went 3-of-5 from[Read More…]

Softball fans the Flames for 5-2 win

No. 20 Long Beach State (2-2) defeated the Liberty Lady Flames, 5-2, on Sunday to finish off play at the Cathedral City Kickoff. Freshman right-hander Taylor Petty picked up the first win of her college career after coming in for junior Bridgette Pagano after the third inning. Right fielder Danielle[Read More…]

49er women fall at Pacific in 2OT

Box score Four double-digit scorers wasn’t enough for the Long Beach State women’s basketball team on Saturday. The 49ers dropped a 98-92 double-overtime decision to Pacific at the Alex G. Spanos Center in Stockton. Junior Whitney Fields, who finished the game with 21 points and 15 rebounds for the ‘Niners,[Read More…]

49er women top UC Davis on the road

Box score The Long Beach State women’s basketball team avenged its loss to UC Davis earlier in the season with a 68-64 victory Thursday night at The Pavilion. The 49ers (5-16, 2-7 Big West Conference) shot 43.3 percent from the field, while the Aggies owned a 41 percent clip. Junior[Read More…]

Beach softball prepares for season opener

Long Beach State head coach Kim Sowder has every reason to be excited about 2009. Her 49ers softball team is the run-away favorite to win the Big West Conference title, receiving seven of eight first-place votes in the Preseason Coaches’ Poll. The ‘Niners also enter the season at No. 20[Read More…]

LBSU women come from behind for first Big West win

Box score FULLERTON, Calif. — The Long Beach State women’s basketball team ended an eight-game losing skid Thursday night with a 54-51 win over Cal State Fullerton at Titan Gym. Senior Lynea Williams led all scorers with 13 points off the bench while grabbing four rebounds, and junior Courtney Jacob[Read More…]

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