Baseball, inducted in 2003
Was the head coach for the “Dirtbags” for 13 seasons, compiling an impressive 511-290-4 (.638) record... led the 49ers to four College World Series appearances (1989, 1991, 1993, 1998), 11 NCAA Regional appearances and six Big West Conference crowns... had a 218-90 (.708) record in the Big West Conference... was a five-time Big West Coach of the Year and in 1989 was selected as the NCAA Coach of the Year... never had a losing season at LBSU and averaged 30 wins per season... is the all-time school leader with 511 career wins... in his first year at LBSU (1989) he led the 49ers to a school-record 50 wins, after returning just one starter from a 14-win 1988 team... the 1989 team also ran off a record, 18-game win streak to start the year... that team went 50-15 and earned a bid to the College World Series for the first time in school history... coached three Big West Pitchers of the Year and three Big West Players of the Year... sent over 100 Dirtbags into professional baseball, including current major leaguers Jason Giambi, Chris Gomez, Steve Trachsel, Rocky Biddle, Bobby Crosby and Mike Gallo.
No. 6 Long Beach State To Face All Five Big...03/28/2017 - Beach Volleyball
Long Beach State will face the entirety of the Big West Conference this week, facing all five...
Long Beach State Hangs On For 3-1 Win at Cal03/28/2017 - Baseball
With a pair of late runs and a tightrope act by Chris Rivera in the ninth inning, Long Beach...
No. 6 Beach Volleyball Topples Cal, Falls Just ...03/27/2017 - Beach Volleyball
No. 6 Long Beach State cruised to a 5-0 win over California to open the day, and then nearly...
TJ DeFalco Named MPSF/Molten Player of the Week03/27/2017 - M. Volleyball
Sophomore outside hitter TJ DeFalco was named MPSF/Molten Player of the Week after helping Long...
Dirtbags Make Quick NorCal Swing to Cal, No. 11...03/27/2017 - Baseball
Long Beach State looks to stay hot with games Monday and Tuesday in Northern California. After a ...
No. 16 Long Beach State Gets Set For Three-Game...03/27/2017 - W. Water Polo
After a comeback win over Big West foe CSUN on Saturday, Long Beach State will host three games...
Player of the Week
DeFalco Pulls Beach One Step Closer To MPSF Championship
TJ DeFalco totaled 38 kills on .338 (38-12-77) hitting as he helped lead top-ranked Long Beach State to a split in a crucial series on the road at No. 3 BYU last week.
NEXT GAME: Friday, March 31 vs. Concordia, Walter Pyramid
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