LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Following a disappointing performance on the court, a Long Beach State women’s basketball player netted something else Saturday night: a marriage proposal.
The Long Beach Press Telegram reports that after a game in which she shot 0 for 3 from the field, Alex Sanchez found herself on the court and her boyfriend on one knee.READ MORE: Thousands Of Students In San Bernardino City Unified Return To In-Person Classes
Chris Helmage popped the question after the video scoreboard showed a collection of photos of the couple.READ MORE: Harvard-Westlake To Require Students, Staff To Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Sanchez accepted and she and her teammates began to celebrate.
Earlier, Long Beach State lost 107-102 in overtime to Cal Poly. “Usually when we lose, he knows not to talk to me,” Sanchez joked.MORE NEWS: 6-Year-Old Boy Hit And Killed In South LA
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