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PREVIEW: LBCC Men’s Basketball

Under coach Barry Barnes, LBCC has made sure to represent the first two letters of their school name–Barnes’ Vikings have always been heavy on Long Beach talent, and this year is no exception. LBCC returns all-conference players Jeremiah Sadler (Poly) and Jordan Heard (Jordan), and the Vikings have players from Cabrillo, Millikan, and Lakewood on […]

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PHOTOS: Long Beach State Men’s Basketball Falls At USC

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team came up short in a 75-65 loss at USC on Wednesday night. sophomore Jordan Roberts and senior Bryan Alberts each scored 13 points while Ron Freeman chipped in 12 points and eight rebounds. The Beach was without the services of point guard Deishuan Booker, and USC ended the […]

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Basketball: Long Beach Poly Blows Out Van Nuys In Opener

Long Beach Poly defeated Van Nuys in the Jackrabbits’ season opener at the Westchester Trevor Ariza Tip-Off Classic, 93-24. Justin Rene had 16 points, Malik Salahuddin had 11, Giordan Williams had 9, Peyton Watson had 14, and Micha Castillo had 15 to lead Poly. The Jackrabbits have a much tougher game ahead on Wednesday against […]

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First CIF-SS Basketball Rankings Released

The first CIF Southern Section basketball rankings were released Monday afternoon, and several Long Beach schools made an appearance. Boys’ Basketball Long Beach Poly, No. 12 in Division 1 St. Anthony, No. 16 in Division 1 Girls’ Basketball Long Beach Poly, No. 11 in Division 1 Millikan, No. 12 in Division 2AA Wilson, No. 13 […]

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The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to our Athletes of the Week and thanks to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship! HIGH SCHOOL Frank Staine, St. Anthony Basketball It’s a new era for St. Anthony basketball as the Saints are competing in Division 1 this year, and senior Frank Staine is trying to help them prove they belong. After a […]

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VIDEO: Long Beach State Men’s Basketball Loses Game Of Runs

Long Beach State men’s basketball had plenty of chances to beat visiting Oregon State at Walter Pyramid on Sunday afternoon, but after the teams traded runs in the second half, a possible game-tying 3-pointer from Deishuan Booker went long as the Beavers survived for a 75-72 victory. NCAA Basketball: Long Beach State vs. Oregon State […]

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Long Beach Century Club Announces Hall Of Fame Class

Long Beach Century Club president Ben Goldberg announced the club’s Hall of Fame honorees at a meeting last week. The Century Club Hall of Fame is Long Beach’s only sports Hall of Fame that spans all sports and schools, and has taken on an air of prestige as a result. “We think this year’s class […]

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St. Anthony Boys’ Basketball Wins Big At Wilson

St. Anthony boys’ basketball spoiled the season opener at Wilson High on Tuesday night as the Saints handed the Bruins an 88-57 loss. St. Anthony senior Frank Staine had a game-high 20 points and 11 rebounds, while senior Miles Dickerson finished with 18 points after making four 3-pointers. The Saints (1-3) made seven of their […]