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 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.
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.
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Along with her partner Chelsea Cabrajac, Delainey Aigner-Swesey went unbeaten at last weekend's Aloha Invitational, winning the pairs title before leading the Beach to the team championship as well.