Six teams will enter but only one will grab the Big West's automatic qualifier in into the NCAA Tournament. Long Beach State will host the Big West Tournament to determine who grabs that coveted AQ as the No. 4 seed in the tournament. The tournament will Friday through Sunday at the Campus Pool with two matches being played on Friday and Saturday and three matches being played on Sunday.
The Long Beach State track & field team is back on the road this week as it sends a split squad to the Drake Relays and the Triton Invitational, April 25-26.
The 55th-ranked Long Beach State women's tennis team will begin its quest to defend its Big West Tournament crown at 8 a.m. on Friday in the quarterfinals at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Sophomore Willie Alexander (Fresno, Calif.) earned Big West Men's Field Athlete of the Week honors following impressive back-to-back performances in the long jump the conference office announced Tuesday afternoon.