April 23, 2014
Long Beach State Game Notes
The Last Meeting
|UC Santa Barbara||5
|Long Beach State||9
April 13, 2014
Long Beach, Calif.
49ers Ride Seniors To 9-5 Senior Day Win
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.
Big West Tournament Bracket
Live video of all matches
49ers HOST BIG WEST TOURNAMENT THIS WEEKEND
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.
DECORATED SENIOR CLASS LOOKS TO MAKE A RUN
LBSU, led by its senior class, will look to find some magic in the Big West Tournament to extend its season into the NCAA Tournament. The 49ers come into the conference tournament as the No. 4 seed and will immediately face the fifth seed UC Santa Barbara on Friday at 1:30 p.m. The Beach defeated the Gauchos just two weeks ago in the Campus Pool. The winner will face the top seed UC Irvine at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. The senior class will look to lead Long Beach State into the postseason. The class of 2014 sports five All-Big West nods and a couple of All-America nods. Coriann Snyder and Chelsea Parks lead the team offensively with 48 and 47 goals, respectively. Kelly Ringel is a seasoned veteran in goal with 157 saves this year and a 6.30 GAA.
FAN PARKING INFORMATION
Fans of all six teams are asked to park in Lot 3 or Parking Structure 2 (click here for campus map). The parking structure is located off Palo Verde Ave. and Lot 3 is located off of Beach Drive. Parking Lot 10 will not be accessible to fans for the tournament. Cost of parking is $5.