One day after sweeping the Big West women's soccer weekly awards, freshman forward Ashley Gonzales and junior defender Melanie Fox both earned national recognition, while Long Beach State also catapulted into the most recent NSCAA/Continental Tire rankings.
Long Beach State swept the conference's women's soccer weekly awards as freshman Ashley Gonzales (Ontario, Calif.) and junior Melanie Fox (Valencia, Calif.) were named the Big West Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively.
The Long Beach State women's soccer team controlled the pace of the game from start to finish and used a pair of second-half goals to emerge with a 2-1 victory over Denver Sunday afternoon at George Allen Field.
After a heartbreaking first set, the attack starting clicking for the Long Beach State women's volleyball team in a 24-26, 25-14, 25-18, 25-15 win over Southern Illinois. Senior libero Tyler Jackson reached a career milestone with her 1,000th career dig in the second set.