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Football Lakewood

CHAMPIONSHIP CENTRAL: Lakewood Ready To Host Big Game

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. Lakewood is hosting the CIF Southern Section Division 8 Football Championship tonight at 7, and it’s been a long journey to this point. We’ve been there every step of the way with the Lancers and you can relive the whole season right here. […]

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Football Lakewood

PREVIEW: Lakewood vs. Northwood, CIF Football Championship

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. History will be made on Saturday night at Lakewood High when the Lancers host the CIF Southern Section Division 8 Football Championship game against Northwood. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Lakewood is the first Moore League team to host a CIF Football […]

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Football Lakewood Podcast

PODCAST: Lakewood Football CIF Championship Week Practice

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. Lakewood is hosting the CIF Southern Section Division 8 Football Championship on Saturday at 7 p.m. and we stopped by practice this week for interview with head coach Justin Utupo (3:00), offensive coordinator Malik Zaire (5:15), defensive coordinator Vince Hernandez (14:30), team captain […]

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Football Lakewood

CIF Football: Lakewood Wins Dramatic Semifinal At Rancho Verde

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. Of course it came down to the Lakewood defense. Throughout this tumultuous season, the Lakewood defense has been getting better every week and helped carry the Lancers to the CIF Southern Section Division 8 semifinals on Friday at Rancho Verde. The Mustangs needed […]

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Basketball Millikan

Girls’ Basketball Preview: Millikan Rams

The562’s season previews for the 2022-23 school year are sponsored by Vertical Raise, the official team fundraising partner of The562. The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2022-23 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. This will be a rebuilding season for Millikan girls’ basketball and coach Lorene Morgan thinks she has the type of team to […]

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Football Lakewood

PREVIEW: Lakewood vs. Rancho Verde, CIF Football

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. For the first time in 13 years, Lakewood will play for a chance to win a CIF Southern Section championship on Friday at Rancho Verde. The Division 8 semifinal is scheduled to kickoff at 7 p.m. “I’m excited for these players because they’ve […]

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Water Polo Wilson

Girls’ Water Polo Preview: Wilson Bruins

he562’s season previews for the 2022-23 school year are sponsored by Vertical Raise, the official team fundraising partner of The562. The562’s coverage of boys’ water polo is sponsored by Aquatic Capital of America Foundation. The562’s coverage of Long Beach Wilson Athletics is sponsored by Joel Bitonio, Class of 2009. Usually any results from offseason competitions are ignored when […]

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Basketball Lakewood

Boys’ Basketball Preview: Lakewood Lancers

The562’s season previews for the 2022-23 school year are sponsored by Vertical Raise, the official team fundraising partner of The562. The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. There are plenty of reasons for Lakewood boys’ basketball to be excited and have high expectations headed into this season. The Lancers went 10-2 […]

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Basketball Wilson

Boys’ Basketball Preview: Wilson Bruins

The562’s season previews for the 2022-23 school year are sponsored by Vertical Raise, the official team fundraising partner of The562. The562’s coverage of Long Beach Wilson Athletics is sponsored by Joel Bitonio, Class of 2009. It’s fair to say that injuries and late-season stumbles torpedoed any chance the Wilson boys’ basketball  team had of competing in the Moore […]