Long Beach State lost to UC Santa Barbara in overtime in the fifth place match in the Big West Tournament 10-9. Junior Christina Kotsia led the Beach with three goals and freshman goalkeeper Marriette Harris had eight saves.
Beach Tennis is NCAA Tournament bound again. Top-seeded Long Beach State continued a dominant run through the Big West with a 4-1 win over third-seeded UC Santa Barbara in Sunday's Big West Tournament championship match.
Down 9-2 after five innings, the Long Beach State Dirtbags embarked on a long comeback and avoided the series sweep with a 12-11 win over Cal Poly on Sunday. Alex Bishop and Tristan Mercadel combined for seven of the Dirtbags'18 hits in the game.
Long Beach State senior Kevin Techakanokboon shot a two-over-par 72 in Sunday's opening round of the Big West Conference Men's Golf Championship at the San Luis Obispo Country Club tying for fifth-place.
Women's Tennis | Sophomore
Hayley Thompson did not drop a single game in two singles matches this week in leading the Beach to a pair of sweeps to end the regular season.