Long Beach State bounces back in second game after suffering first loss of the season
Sept. 15, 2012
Palo Alto, Calif. - Long Beach State defeated Pomona-Pitzer 16-5 Saturday to wrap up the first day of the NorCal Tournament after falling to No. 8 Pepperdine 10-8. Spencer White led the 49ers with six goals in the two games. Balint Meszaros recorded 22 saves.
Game 1: #8 Pepperdine, #9 Long Beach State 8
The 49ers rallied with three minutes left in the game behind White's two goals and Kappos' goal but it wasn't enough against the Waves (4-1).
Balint Meszaros finished with 11 saves.
Game 2: #9 Long Beach State 16, Pomona Pitzer 5
Meszaros recorded 11 saves against the Sagehens (0-8).
With the win, the 49ers will play either Santa Clara or UC Davis at 10:50 a.m. on Sunday.