Long Beach State protected its home floor when CSUN visited on Oct. 4 with a four set win. The Beach went on to an 8-0 record in Big West play while CSUN finished the first half of conference play at 5-3. The Beach ended a fou-match skid to the Matadors with the early October win. Bre Mackie and Alex Reid combined for 31 kills in the win.
The Long Beach State men's volleyball team will square off against a group of former 49ers in the annual alumni match at 2 p.m., before hosting a Halloween Costume Party at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1.
The Long Beach State women's volleyball team entertained the national champions from the Chinese Volleyball League, Zhejiang, on Thursday night in an exhibition match at Walter Pyramid. The Beach won the international exhibition match 25-14, 25-23, 21-25, 25-23.
Long Beach State junior Kevin Lee fired a 3-under-par 68 in Thursday's opening round of the Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational, tying for third-place at the Stockton Golf and Country Club.