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If prep sports get more serious every year, then why are the crowds shrinking? Not that long ago we saw the Long Beach Poly and Lakewood football game almost sell out Veterans Memorial Stadium. We didn’t see a football sellout this season. Not even close. It wasn’t that long ago we saw the Walter Pyramid […]
Lakewood High played host to the Fall sports season All-City championships on Saturday, with the Division 1 and 2 flag football and girls’ volleyball championships being decided. The championship teams will be honored at the end of the school year at the Long Beach Century Club’s annual middle school sports banquet. Since we emcee that, […]
A few years ago, the CIF Southern Section drastically reshaped the way its playoffs were structured (and thus the way its championships are decided) with the introduction of the competitive equity format. For most team sports, divisions are no longer decided by enrollment size but rather by complex formulas designed to calculate how competitive a […]