Women’s Tennis

Hayley Thompson wins Beach Tennis Fall Tournament

After two competitive sets, Long Beach State senior Hayley Thompson defeated Loyola Marymount’s Jessica Perez 6-0 in the final set to claim the Flight A Beach Tennis Fall Tournament Sunday at Rhodes Tennis Center. In the first set, Perez challenged Thompson as the two exchanged points throughout, but Thompson prevailed[Read More…]

Sports Roundup

Men’s Water Polo No. 3 USC defeated the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s water polo team 17-9 in Los Angeles on Saturday. Three different Trojans finished with hat tricks while no one on the 49ers finished with more than two goals. LBSU’s freshmen defenders Austin Stevenson and Keegan Wicken[Read More…]

Second year 49er earning top honors

Hayley Thompson scored the clinching point in this year’s Big West Tournament against UC Santa Barbara and punched the 49ers’ ticket to another NCAA Tourney appearance. The sophomore has been a part of back-to-back Big West champion tennis teams, and she’s had success in both singles and doubles competition. The[Read More…]

LBSU tennis coach discusses team’s success

The Long Beach State women’s tennis team won its 12th Big West championship when it defeated UC Santa Barbara in the conference tournament on April 26. The Daily 49er caught up with head coach Jenny Hilt-Costello, who opened up about some of the challenges of repeating as conference champions, recruiting[Read More…]

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