With the coronavirus pandemic canceling sporting events worldwide, Long Beach State long jumper Jason Smith has been hopping through every hoop needed to stay positive moving forward.
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Dirtbags veterans Jacob Hughey and Calvin Estrada feel the social effects of the response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Although the Beach’s unconventional end to the season was not on their own terms, the program remains motivated to make a strong return.
Collegiate athletes across the nation have had their spring seasons ended early due to the threat of the spread of coronavirus.
The Big West Conference cancelation announcement comes a day after officials suspended conference and non-conference play “effective immediately.”
Redshirt senior catcher Abby Lockman may have played in her final collegiate softball game March 12 in what could be the NCAA’s final sports game played in the spring 2020 semester after the announcement by many conferences of the suspension of competition due to COVID-19.
Due to growing threats of the spread of coronavirus, Big West Conference officials canceled the tournament around three hours before the tip-off of the first game. The cancelation aligns with other conferences choosing to cancel tournaments.
Spectators will be allowed by invitation only “until further notice.”
The Long Beach State offense managed just three hits while the defense committed three errors, but the Dirtbags found a way to win for the second consecutive night
Alfredo Ruiz tossed his second consecutive quality start for Long Beach while the offense supported him with four runs.