Long Beach State dropped the final game of the weekend series with UC Santa Barbara, falling 2-1 to the Gauchos
The Long Beach State 49ers met with the Cal State Northridge Matadors at the 49ers Softball Complex Wednesday for a doubleheader.
The 49ers' doubleheader with CSUN will be broadcasted live on ESPNU beginning at 1:00 pm.
The 49ers dropped their first conference series of the season after falling to Pacific 6-5 on Sunday.
The 49ers won game one 7-6 in eight innings, but fell 5-4 in nine innings in game two.
Softball dropped its opening game of the Long Beach Invitational to Virginia Tech 6-1 Thursday night at Mayfair Park.
Long Beach State (2013): Played in 50 games, starting 46 for the 49ers ... A true power threat , had seven home runs in 30 hits as a sophomore, slugging .401 ... Also added four doubles, with 11 extra-base hits out of her 30 total ... Primarily played first base, leading the 49ers in putouts with 283 on the year ... Went 2-for-4 with a home run against Seattle (2/15) ... Drove in a career-high five RBI against Syracuse, hitting a walk-off grand slam against the Orange (2/24) ... Went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI against UMass (3/15) ... Had another multi-hit game at Pacific, driving in three RBI and scoring twice in a 2-for-4 day (4/13) ... Ended the year on a two-game hitting streak.
(2012): Redshirted after transferring to Long Beach State.
Tennessee (2011): Played in 11 games for Tennessee, with eight at bats ... Had two hits and a batting average of .250.
High School: Helped lead her La Serna High School squad to the 2008 California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section championship while posting an outstanding 27-4 overall record...The 6-0 catcher/infielder posted a .420 batting average during the `08 campaign with three home runs, eight stolen bases and 19 RBIs and was responsible for the eventual game-winning, two-run homer during the opening inning of the CIF title tilt...Holmes picked up selections as a senior in 2010 to the Cal-Hi Sports All-California Softball Third Team and the All-CIF Southern Section Division 2 First Team as a catcher...She was tabbed as a 2008 first team All-CIF selection, was a three-time first team All-Del Rio League choice (2007, 2008 and 2010) and was included on the 2008 and 2010 Whittier Daily News All-Area squads...She played Gold ball for the powerful "Golden State" squads, the So Cal Crunch and So Cal Explosion.
Major: Health Care Administration