Long Beach State swept the conference's women's soccer weekly awards as freshman Ashley Gonzales (Ontario, Calif.) and junior Melanie Fox (Valencia, Calif.) were named the Big West Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively.
The Long Beach State women's soccer team controlled the pace of the game from start to finish and used a pair of second-half goals to emerge with a 2-1 victory over Denver Sunday afternoon at George Allen Field.
After a heartbreaking first set, the attack starting clicking for the Long Beach State women's volleyball team in a 24-26, 25-14, 25-18, 25-15 win over Southern Illinois. Senior libero Tyler Jackson reached a career milestone with her 1,000th career dig in the second set.
The Long Beach State men's and women's cross country teams kicked off the 2014 campaign at the season opening Mark Covert Classic on Saturday morning at Carbon Canyon Park in Brea. The LBSU men's squad captured the team title with 36 points, with sophomore Emilio Nunez leading the way finishing in second.