Cabrillo Soccer

CIF Soccer: Arnold Giron Hat Trick Makes History For Cabrillo

Cabrillo sophomore Arnold Giron etched his name in the Long Beach sports history books on Saturday at Riverside Poly in the CIF Southern Section Division 2 boys’ soccer semifinals. The sophomore scored three second-half goals in a 10-minute span to lead the Jaguars past Poly 3-1 and into the first CIF Southern Section championship game […]

Long Beach Poly Soccer

PREVIEW: Long Beach Poly Girls’ Soccer Hosting CIF Semifinal

The Long Beach Poly girls’ soccer program has been through a lot over the last five years under multiple head coaches, but the Jackrabbits feel like they’re headed in the right direction again under first-year coach Anthony Perez, and the results don’t lie. Poly is playing its second CIF Southern Section semifinal in the last […]

Cabrillo Soccer

PREVIEW: Cabrillo Boys’ Soccer In First CIF Semifinal

Cabrillo High School boys’ athletics is in the midst of its most successful year ever since opening its doors in 1995. Boys’ water polo reached the first semifinal in school history in November, and the boys’ soccer program will play its first semifinal on Saturday at Riverside Poly. The Division 2 matchup is set to […]

Long Beach Poly Soccer

Skylar Herrera’s Soccer IQ Tops For Long Beach Poly

Skylar Herrera can see things happening on the field that other players her age don’t think to look for, and that high soccer IQ has helped the Long Beach Poly senior record two goals and two assists in the CIF Southern Section Division 2 playoffs this month. “Aside from the skill and talent level, she […]

Cabrillo Soccer

Cabrillo Boys’ Soccer Defense A Wall For The Jaguars

Hugo Rojas and Jose Robles say they didn’t have any friends at Cabrillo High three years ago as sophomores, but now the seniors are two center pieces of the best defense in the city. “The guys on the soccer team were the first friends I made here,” Robles said. “Ever since then we’ve been bonding […]

Baseball Wilson

Baseball Preview: Wilson Wants More Playoff Success

The Wilson Bruins got a taste of CIF playoff success for the first time in a decade last year by reaching the Division 3 semifinals, and the momentum has already trickled into this season. “The returners have that experience in the playoffs and playing in those pressure-type games,” senior shortstop Alex Seguine said. “So we’ve […]

Baseball Lakewood

Baseball Preview: Lakewood Ready To Take Next Step

The Lancers are in the midst of a three-year rebuilding process that 35th-year coach Spud O’Neil says is going as planned. However, he admitted that the most important thing about this season is for his team to learn how to close out games. “I called this the five-inning team last year,” O’Neil said. “We were […]

Baseball St. Anthony

Baseball Preview: St. Anthony Has Best Team In Years

It has been four long years since St. Anthony’s magical season that ended in the CIF-SS Division 6 championship game that was lost to Flintridge Prep, but sixth-year coach Kris Jondle thinks this Saints team has the talent to get back to glory. “I think this will be the best team I have here,” Jondle […]