Sep 8, 2013
La Jolla, Calif. - Long Beach State stormed off to a big lead and never looked back, as the 49ers stayed unbeaten in 2013 with an 11-7 victory over UC Davis. Nolan McConnell scored two first quarter goals on the way to tying a season high with four on the day.
Tied at 2-2 after the first four minutes in the first quarter, Long Beach State (3-0) picked up back-to-back goals from McConnell to take a 4-2 lead, and Zacchary Kappos tacked on one more with 58 seconds to play to push the 49ers ahead 5-2 after one period.
The 49ers continued to increase their lead over UC Davis (2-1) in the second quarter, scoring a pair of goals after ceding one to the Aggies. Up 7-3 at halftime, Long Beach State continued to push with three more goals in the third quarter to take a 10-4 lead after three quarters, and cruised through the fourth quarter for an 11-7 victory.
Junior Milos Vrzic added a three goals, while Kappos finished with two as three 49ers had multi-goal games.
The 49ers close out the Triton Invitational with one more match this afternoon, facing No. 11 Loyola Marymount at 3 p.m.
#17 UC Davis - 2, 1, 1, 3 | 7
#6 Long Beach State - 5, 2, 3, 1 | 11
UCD: Philip Bates 6, Zach Tudhope 5
LBSU: Pavo Ljepopio, 10
- Sport Links
- Media Guides
No. 6 Beach Defeats No. 9 UC Davis To Open...09/16/2017 - M. Water Polo
Senior Jacob Fujioka as No. 6 Long Beach State defeated No. 9 UC Davis 10-8 to open Aggie Roundup...
No. 6 Beach Heads To Davis For Aggie Roundup09/14/2017 - M. Water Polo
No. 6 Long Beach State men’s water polo team will be on the road this weekend as the team...
No. 6 Beach Goes Unbeaten At Inland Empire Classic09/09/2017 - M. Water Polo
No. 6 Long Beach State kept up its solid play to start the season going unbeaten at the Inland...
No. 6 Beach Heads To Redlands For Inland Empire...09/07/2017 - M. Water Polo
After going 3-1 last week, No. 6 Long Beach State will be on the road Saturday when the team...
Long Beach State Splits Matches To Conclude...09/03/2017 - M. Water Polo
As Long Beach State concluded its play at the Triton Invitational Sunday, the team split its...
Long Beach State Moves To 2-0 At Triton...09/02/2017 - M. Water Polo
Long Beach State continued its strong play at the Triton Invitational Saturday afternoon as the...