Six teams will enter but only one will grab the Big West's automatic qualifier in into the NCAA Tournament. Long Beach State will host the Big West Tournament to determine who grabs that coveted AQ as the No. 4 seed in the tournament. The tournament will Friday through Sunday at the Campus Pool with two matches being played on Friday and Saturday and three matches being played on Sunday.
Coriann Snyder a season-high scored five times for the Long Beach State women's water polo team, but the Beach fell 10-7 in its regular season finale at UC Irvine. The high-scoring affair featured at least four goals in all four quarters.
Long Beach State will wrap up the regular season on Thursday when it makes the quick trip over to UC Irvine for a 7 p.m. match. The Anteaters are a perfect 4-0 in the Big West and 20-7 overall. The Beach will be looking to get to 20 wins for the second consecutive season and also finish above .500 in the Big West. The sixth-ranked Anteaters have already locked up the No. 1 seed for next week's Big West Tournament.
The six seniors of the Long Beach State women's water polo team were celebrated with a 9-5 win over visiting UC Santa Barbara on Sunday. The seniors accounted for seven of LBSU's goals with Coriann Snyder scoring a hat trick in the win.