Softball Wilson

CIF Softball: Wilson Advances To Quarterfinals With Big Win

STORY BY MATT SIMON Sophomore Hailey Houston and Wilson softball had something special brewing on Tuesday at Joe Rodgers as the Bruins cruised to a 10-3 victory over San Marcos in the second round of the CIF Southern Section Division 3 playoffs. After giving up a leadoff single to start the game, Houston retired the […]

Lacrosse Millikan Wilson

Boys’ Lacrosse: Wilson Beats Millikan In 2OT

By Danny Katene Marindin Millikan came to Wilson’s Stephens Field on Thursday looking for a season sweep after dominating in a 10-goal win last month, but the Bruins had different plans. Wilson’s Charley Littleworth scored the game winner in overtime after a very even game, 7-6. The score was tied 2-2 at halftime, and 6-6 […]

Acura Grand Prix Of Long Beach Photos

45th Acura Grand Prix Of Long Beach Weekend Recap

California native Alexander Rossi capped a perfect weekend at the 45th Acura Grand Prix Of Long Beach by winning Sunday’s race by a record margin, and becoming the first repeat champion on the downtown street course in 12 years. WATCH trackside video with quotes from Rossi Rossi is the eighth multiple champion in Long Beach […]

Baseball Long Beach State

UPDATE: Troy Buckley Out As Dirtbags Manager

Troy Buckley is out as head coach of the Long Beach State Dirtbags after being fired Thursday evening.  UPDATE (April 12, 11:05 p.m.) Multiple sources familiar with the university investigation into Buckley confirmed that he was terminated after a reported incidence of workplace violence. Following a recent baseball game Buckley is alleged to have gone after […]

Rugby Youth Sports

Belmont Shore Rugby Club Better With Adrian Ojeda

Ed Robinson updates us on the latest Long Beach rugby news. Robinson is a former England international rugby player and coach who was also a professor at Long Beach State. Photo courtesy Brian Jackson. ——— Adrian Ojeda is a shining star with Belmont Shore Rugby Club who combines outstanding athleticism with terrific personal values. He […]

Sailing

Long Beach Yacht Club Hosts 55th Congressional Cup

Top skippers from around the world are in Long Beach for the 55th Congressional Cup. The week-long sailing competition hosted by the Long Beach Yacht Club off of Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier features exciting match racing and play-by-play from celebrity commentator Tucker Thompson. Johnie Berntsson (SWE) and his orange-clad Berntsson Sailing Team has dominated the […]

Rugby

Belmont Shore Rugby Club Depends On Top Coaches

Former England International rugby player and Belmont Shore Rugby Club coach Ed Robinson updates us regularly on rugby in Long Beach. England’s historic Eton College is recognized as one of the world’s most respected learning institutions. Often credited to their successful perspective is the wisdom of 15th Century philosopher Grantland Rice. He famously wrote, “When […]

Cabrillo Soccer The562.org

The562.org, Megan Kerr Donate Student Tickets To Cabrillo

When we started the562.org, Long Beach’s first and only non-profit journalism source, we said that one of our goals was to support the city’s sports community in new and innovative ways. We’re proud to announce today that we’ve teamed up with Long Beach Unified School District board of education member Megan Kerr to donate 60 […]

Basketball Long Beach State

Long Beach State Basketball Comeback Thriller Tops CSUN

From staff reports Long Beach State trailed by as many as 16 points in the second half against CSUN, but came back to win the game, 80-78. Long Beach trailed with less than a second left but Deishuan Booker drew a foul on a 3-point attempt with .8 seconds remaining, and calmly stepped to the […]