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Long Beach Girls’ Soccer Preview 2021-22

This Long Beach girls’ soccer season is starting with a bang as old rivals Wilson and Poly play on the first day of Moore League action in a few weeks. Meanwhile, three-time defending league champions Millikan start the league season against rival Lakewood. Support The562.org Click here for our preview of Millikan Click here for […]

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Girls’ Soccer Preview: Compton

New coach Joseph Gaerttner is building from the ground up with Compton girls’ soccer. His training sessions have been focusing on the fundamentals while his team prepares for the start of the Moore League at Jordan on Dec. 7. “I’ve been having them do dribbling, trapping and we haven’t really even shot much yet,” Gaerttner […]

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CIF Football: Compton Falls Short In Championship Game

With a capacity crowd behind them and all of the positive momentum on their side, Compton looked poised to lift its first CIF Southern Section football championship plaque for the first time since 1979 on Saturday night at Compton College. Unfortunately, everything that could go wrong did go wrong for Compton in a 43-8 lost […]

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FEATURE: Compton Alums Support Football Team

“When the football team is doing well, the city is doing even better.” Those were the words of former Compton football star and NFL defensive lineman Datone Jones said Saturday night after Compton’s loss in the CIF Southern Section Division 12 championship game. Although the players were disappointed after their loss to end a historic […]

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CHAMPIONSHIP CENTRAL: Compton Ready To Host Historic Final

This is Championship Central where you can relive the entire Compton football season before their game against Quartz Hill in the CIF Southern Section Division 12 championship at Compton College tonight. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Before kickoff, check out our preview of tonight’s CIF title game. Take a look back at all of […]

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PREVIEW: Compton vs. Quartz Hill, CIF-SS Football Championship

The city of Compton is in for a special night Saturday when the Compton football team takes the field at Compton College for the CIF Southern Section Division 12 championship game. Compton will be playing in front of generations of fans that have been waiting for the moment to cheer on their football team at […]