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Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits Softball Season Preview

The562’s high school softball coverage is sponsored by Playmakers. Visit www.letsbeplaymakers.org for more information on their adaptive sports programs. The Long Beach Poly softball team has taken big strides year over year over year the last three seasons, and made a historic playoff run last year that included a thrilling viral walk-off win that made […]

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Massive Long Beach Baseball Preview

The562’s high school baseball coverage is sponsored by Tribe Athletics. Visit TribeAthlete.com for more information on their fitness community. It may be pouring rain (again) in Long Beach, but baseball season is upon us and sunnier skies are on the horizon. We’ve got a comprehensive preview of all of the Long Beach teams, as well as our […]

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Baseball Long Beach Poly

Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits Baseball Season Preview

The562’s high school baseball coverage is sponsored by Tribe Athletics. Visit TribeAthlete.com for more information on their fitness community. The562’s coverage of Long Beach Poly is sponsored by Bryson Financial There’s perhaps no high school baseball team anywhere that was more eager to get on the field this season than Long Beach Poly. The Jackrabbits have won […]

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Baseball Lakewood

Lakewood Lancers Baseball Season Preview

The562’s high school baseball coverage is sponsored by Tribe Athletics. Visit TribeAthlete.com for more information on their fitness community. The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. Longtime Lakewood baseball coach Walter “Spud” O’Neil enters the 2024 season on the cusp of history. Already a member of the Long Beach Century Club […]

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Baseball Jordan

Jordan Panthers Baseball Season Preview

The562’s high school baseball coverage is sponsored by Tribe Athletics. Visit TribeAthlete.com for more information on their fitness community. The562’s coverage of Jordan Athletics is sponsored by former LBUSD superintendent Chris Steinhauser. Jordan’s baseball team has its best player in more than a decade and its best team in years, which has program alum and head coach […]

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Baseball Compton

Compton Baseball Season Preview

The562’s high school baseball coverage is sponsored by Tribe Athletics. Visit TribeAthlete.com for more information on their fitness community. It could be easy to be frustrated and annoyed as a member of the Compton baseball team. The Tarbabes have been without a home facility the last few years since Compton High was torn down to make way […]

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The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

The562’s Athletes of the Week is sponsored by the Long Beach Century Club. Congratulations to our Athletes of the Week and thanks to the Long Beach Century Club and Naples Rib Company for their support. HIGH SCHOOL Kadence Lloyd, St. Anthony Basketball St. Anthony junior Kadence Lloyd had a double-double 18 points and 10 rebounds […]

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CIF-SS Championships Times/Locations Announced for Five Long Beach Teams

Five Long Beach teams will compete for CIF Southern Section championships this week after earning their way there over the last two weeks. We’ll have full coverage of all the games as well as previews and features. Here’s the schedule: St. Anthony Girls’ Basketball vs Moreno Valley, Division 2AA: Friday Feb 23 at Azusa Pacific, […]

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Baseball Long Beach State

Dirtbags Come Back to Beat Washington on Millikan ‘Reunion Night’ 

The562’s coverage of Dirtbags Baseball for the 2024 season is sponsored by P2S, Inc. Visit p2sinc.com to learn more. The Long Beach State Dirtbags improved to 2-0 and won their first series of the season thanks to a thrilling comeback win at Bohl Diamond at Blair Field on Saturday night. They trailed 2-1 for almost […]

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Basketball Lakewood

CIF Basketball: Lakewood Girls Punch Ticket to First-Ever Championship

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. The Lakewood girls’ basketball team is going to its first-ever CIF-SS championship next week after knocking off Santa Margarita on the road in the Division 2A semifinals, 60-54. The Lancers were led as they have been all year long by Nyemah King (28 […]