Long Beach State defeats UC Irvine 8-6 in their third conference match at the Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center.
Long Beach State has two home matches this weekend against UC Irvine and Pacific.
Junior Zacchary Kappos scored six goals total in both games.
49ers go 3-1 in the tournament at UCLA.
No. 5 Long Beach State will play two more games Sunday at UCLA.
Long Beach State (2013): Redshirt
(2011): Scored 32 goals in 21 games for the 49ers ... Good for fourth on the team and 19th overall in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation with a 1.52 goals per game average ... Earned MPSF All-Academic honors ... Racked up game-high four goals against St. Francis, Pepperdine, and Air Force as well as a game-high three goals against Loyola Marymount ... Scored multiple goals in two other games vs. Vanguard and California.
(2010): Earned honorable mention All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation honors as a true freshman after leading the 49ers in goals with 37 ... Finished 13th in the MPSF in goals averaging 1.68 per game ... Scored goals in 20 of LBSU's 22 games, including the first 14 and 17 of the first 18 ... Had a season-high five goals against Fresno Pacific ... Scored multiple goals in 10 different games, including three against Whittier, Pacific, Pepperdine and Stanford ... Led the 49ers in scoring in seven games.
El Toro High School: A three-year letterman at El Toro High School in El Toro, Calif. ... Named CIF Division I co-player of the year and first-team All-America ... Earned first-team All-Sea View League honors after scoring 112 goals as a senior ... Earned first-team all-league honors as a junior ... High school coach was Don Stoll.
Personal: Played on the U.S. Junior National Team for the third time in August-September 2011 ... In 2009, helped the junior national team to an eighth-place finish at the Junior World Championships in Sibenik, Croatia ... In 2008, helped the junior team to a first-place finish at the Pan-American Games in Rio de Janiero.
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