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Basketball St. Anthony

Girls’ Basketball: St. Anthony Star Ryann Bennett Signs With UC Davis

All eyes were on Ryann Bennett and her family Thursday at St. Anthony High during a lunchtime signing ceremony as the girls’ basketball senior captain is takes her talents to UC Davis next year. “Their coaching staff has been really great and they’ve been looking at me ever since I was a freshman,” said Bennett […]

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Basketball Long Beach State

Long Beach State Basketball Tops Pepperdine

The562’s coverage of Long Beach State athletics for the 2023-24 season is sponsored by Marilyn Bohl. The562’s coverage of Long Beach State basketball for the 2023-24 season is sponsored by Nelson Farris. Long Beach State came away with a win in Malibu as they faced off against the Pepperdine Waves. This win helped break Long Beach’s two-game […]

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Long Beach High School Boys’ Basketball Preview

It was a memorable basketball season in Long Beach last year, and this season looks to be even better. Jordan unseated Poly atop the Moore League and broke their league title streak, and the Jackrabbits will be back in the hunt this year looking for revenge. St. Anthony arrived ahead of schedule last year and […]

Basketball Jordan

PREVIEW: Jordan Boys’ Basketball

The562’s coverage of Jordan Athletics is sponsored by former LBUSD superintendent Chris Steinhauser. Coming off a Moore League championship and a historic CIF-SS Division 4A title, the question in J-Town is no longer “What if?” it’s “What’s next?” When Chris Francis took over on the North Side a little over two years ago, there was […]

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Basketball Lakewood

PREVIEW: Lakewood Boys’ Basketball

The562’s coverage of Lakewood Athletics is sponsored by J.P. Crawford, Class of 2013. A slow start and key injuries derailed the Lakewood boy’s basketball season last year, so the Lancers are ready to shake things up with some new faces in a unique rotation in 2023-24. “We’re small, pretty athletic, and we’re going to have about […]

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Basketball Long Beach Poly

PREVIEW: Long Beach Poly Boys’ Basketball

The562’s coverage of Long Beach Poly is sponsored by Bryson Financial. The Long Beach Poly basketball team has more wins than any other high school team in California history, and as many NBA and NCAA alums as well. They had the longest league championship streak in Moore League history and are one of the few programs […]