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Lakewood Football Will Host CIF-SS Championship Saturday Against Northwood

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013.

The Lakewood Lancers will make history this week as they host the CIF Southern Section Division 8 football championship against Northwood Saturday at 7 p.m. at the newly-renovated John Ford Stadium.

The Lancers are playing in their first CIF-SS football championship in 52 years and looking for their first-ever win. They’ll also make history as one of the only Moore League teams to ever host a football championship on their campus.

We will have features, previews, podcasts, and a ticket link this week as soon as they are available.

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Mike Guardabascio
An LBC native, Mike Guardabascio has been covering Long Beach sports professionally for 13 years, with his work published in dozens of Southern California magazines and newspapers. He's won numerous awards for his writing as well as the CIF Southern Section’s Champion For Character Award, and is the author of three books about Long Beach history.