Long Beach Poly Volleyball

CIF Volleyball: Long Beach Poly Falls to Aliso Niguel

The roller coaster season for the Long Beach Poly girls’ volleyball team took yet another unexpected turn on Thursday morning. 10 hours before its scheduled CIF Southern Section Division II First Round playoff game at Aliso Niguel, Jackrabbits coach Megan Moenoa received a phone call: Five varsity players had to quarantine due to possible COVID-19 […]

Golf Long Beach Poly Millikan Wilson

Wilson’s Alyson Sor Wins Moore League Individual Title

Wilson girls’ golf coach Paul Henry said junior Alyson Sor and senior Emi Sverduk are “inseparable”. They eat lunch together at school, drive with each other, and of course are best friends. It was only fitting that the two dueled it out during a five-hole playoff on the final day of the Moore League Finals […]

Cabrillo Football Jordan

Football: Jordan Beats Cabrillo For First Time Since 2016

For Jordan sophomore Jordan Washington the toughest decision during Friday night’s Moore League game at Cabrillo was the opening kickoff. Who was going to return it…Washington or junior Damian Henderson? “Before the kickoff, (Damian) said let me get it and I said, ‘Nah, you already have 10 touchdowns,’ so I returned it,” Washington said. Washington, […]

Cabrillo Football Jordan

High School Football Preview: Jordan at Cabrillo

If Jordan wants a shot at the playoffs, they must win tonight at Cabrillo. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. The Panthers (4-4, 2-2) are on a two-game winning streak including a 21-20 thrilling victory over Wilson last week. Jordan junior Damian Henderson had a big game against the Bruins with a 78-yard receiving touchdown, […]

Cross Country Millikan

Feature: Millikan’s Jason Parra Making History With Gritty Approach

All of The562’s cross-country coverage for the 2021-22 school year is sponsored by Bryson. Visit BrysonFinancial.com to learn more. Steve Prefontaine, a 1972 Olympian and one of the greatest distance runners in United States history, was known for his aggressive running style where he ran at the front of races and forced his competitors to […]

Football St. Anthony

Football: St. Anthony Extends Winning Streak On The Road

Without their best player and a slew of other injuries, St. Anthony’s Del Rey League game at Mary Star of the Sea on Friday was an opportunity for other Saints to step up. While the game didn’t go exactly as planned, the Saints (5-3, 2-0) won their fifth straight with a 37-14 victory over the […]

Football St. Anthony

Football: St. Anthony Runs Away With League Opener vs. La Salle

On the first play of the third quarter in Friday’s Del Rey League opener, St. Anthony senior running back Sone Aupiu ran into two defenders near the line of scrimmage. However, Aupiu didn’t go down and instead bounced off to the right side where he broke more tackles and gave out a couple of stiff […]