Photos By Joseph Kling
Here’s a look at today’s playoff girls’ basketball schedule. Division 1: Long Beach Poly (BYE; play Saturday vs. Winner of Lynwood/Ribet Academy) Division 2AA: Millikan vs. Norco, 7 p.m. Division 2A: Lakewood @ El Rancho, 7 p.m. Division 4AA: Compton @ Palm Desert, 6 p.m.
A powerful pass rush was Millikan’s undoing on Friday night in a 21-10 home opening loss to Aquinas. Rams quarterback Qeanu Campbell-Caldwell was sacked nine times in their first defeat of the season while the offense gained less than 150 total net yards. Aquinas (2-1) rushed for over 300 yards on 46 carries, and scored […]
Twelve years ago Long Beach Poly alum Chase Utley met a young cancer patient named Devin Smeltzer. Utley was a star with the Phillies at the time and Smeltzer was a 10 year-old who’d been undergoing treatment for bladder and prostate cancer for a year. “Baseball let me be a kid, that’s where my love […]