The Long Beach State women's basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the 2014-15 Big West Preseason Poll as voted on by a panel of media members the conference office announced on Wednesday.
The newly ranked Long Beach State women's volleyball team returns to Walter Pyramid this weekend where it is 9-1 this season. The Beach is ranked No. 23 in this week's AVCA poll, marking its first national ranking in nearly three years.
Long Beach State finished in 13th place at the Bill Cullum Invitational at Wood Ranch Country Club after posting a 292 in the second round and a 296 in the final round for a total of 16-over-par 880.
The Long Beach State women's soccer team will host CSUN in a pivotal Big West match featuring two of the conference's top teams on Thursday, Oct. 23. Kick-off is set for 7 p.m. and the 49ers will honor their four seniors prior to the game.