Athlete of the Week Football Long Beach Poly St. Anthony Volleyball Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. Ryan Pettway, Wilson Football Senior Ryan Pettway has been by far the best quarterback in the city this year, and he led Wilson to its third win of the year in a blowout of Huntington Beach last week. He was 17/21 for […]

Athlete of the Week Football Long Beach City College Long Beach State Soccer

The562.org’s College Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to our winners and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. Zion Bowens, LBCC Football Long Beach Poly alum and LBCC wide receiver Zion Bowens opened the season with a bang for the Vikings, who won 55-24 on the road against Grossmont. Bowens caught a 35-yard touchdown for LBCC’s first score of the […]

Athlete of the Week Compton Football Jordan Long Beach State Volleyball Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to our winners and thanks as always to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. HIGH SCHOOL Michael Bruner, Wilson Football Wilson receiver Michael Bruner was sensational in the Bruins’ win over San jacinto. He only had four catches, but three of them were for touchdowns as his connection with Wilson QB Ryan Pettway produced […]

Athlete of the Week Avalon Cabrillo Football Jordan Long Beach Poly Volleyball

The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to all our Athletes of the Week and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. HIGH SCHOOL Jaylon Morgan, Jordan Football Jordan was hoping for a good start to the season and they got it thanks in large part to senior Jaylon Morgan, who led the Panthers’ offense with three touchdowns in a […]

Athlete of the Month Athlete of the Week Track & Field Wilson

Wilson’s Rachel Glenn Wins May Athlete Of The Month Award

We are proud to announce that our second Athlete Of The Month award brought to you by Johnny B. Hair Care goes to Wilson track and field star Rachel Glenn. Glenn was the only athlete from Long Beach to win an individual state championship at the CIF State Track & Field Finals, easily winning the […]

Athlete of the Week Baseball Lakewood Long Beach Poly Long Beach State Track & Field Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to our final Athletes of the Week of the school year and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. HIGH SCHOOL Ricky Tiedemann, Lakewood Baseball Recent San Diego State commit and Lakewood ace Ricky Tiedemann won MVP honors at last week’s Kiwanis All Star Baseball Game between the Moore League and the San […]

Athlete of the Week Long Beach Poly Millikan St. Anthony Track & Field Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes Of The Week

Congratulations to this week’s Athletes of the Week and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. Asjah Atkinson, St. Anthony Track & Field St. Anthony sophomore Asjah Atkinson has proven herself one of the best young athletes in the State after a powerhouse performance at the Masters Meet. Atkinson won the 100 hurdles in […]

Athlete of the Week Long Beach Poly Long Beach State Softball Track & Field Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes Of The Week

Congratulations to all our winners and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship! HIGH SCHOOL Rachel Glenn, Wilson Track & Field It was another golden Saturday for Wilson junior sensation Rachel Glenn, who won three individual championships at the CIF Southern Section Division 1 Track & Field championships. Glenn brought home titles in the […]

Athlete of the Week Long Beach City College Long Beach State Volleyball

The562.org’s College Athletes Of The Week

Congratulations to this week’s winners and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. TJ DeFalco, Long Beach State Volleyball It didn’t take much deliberation to decide on TJ DeFalco as a College Athlete of the Week. The Long Beach State senior led his team to back-to-back national titles and was awarded MVP of the […]

Aquatic Athlete of the Week Golf Gymnastics Millikan Swimming Wilson

The562.org’s Athletes Of The Week

Congratulations to our Athletes of the Week and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship! Jenna Sonnenberg, Millikan Diving Millikan junior Jenna Sonnenberg won her second CIF Southern Section diving championship this week, and set a new CIF-SS Division 2 scoring record in the process, putting up a 596.70 with her 11 dives. Sonnenberg […]