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Coach Mike Fillipow Leaves Poly Cross Country in Trusted Hands of Cameron Ford

Shortly after Cameron Ford ran his final race at Long Beach State in 2016, he got a call from his former high school coach. Mike Fillipow had spent more than a quarter century at Long Beach Poly, and was coming off his 12th season as head coach of the boys’ cross country program. Fillipow was […]

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Long Beach Poly Cross Country Sweeps Lakewood, Setting Up Millikan Showdown

In wet and rainy conditions on Wednesday afternoon, Long Beach Poly swept the boys’ and girls’ races against Lakewood, registering the top seven finishers in each race. The win sets up a huge dual meet next Wednesday as the Jackrabbits host Millikan for a matchup of the two top programs in the Moore League this […]

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The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to this week’s Athletes of the Week, sponsored by Naples Rib Company. HIGH SCHOOL Nico Colchico, Wilson Cross Country Wilson’s Nico Colchico is a three-sport athlete for the Bruins, excelling in cross country, track, and basketball. He’s finally gotten a chance to compete for Wilson again with sports returning and he made the most […]

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Cross Country: Poly Nabs Team Wins Over Wilson, Colchico + Lindsay Finish First

It was easy to feel the momentum of high school sports returning at Wilson High on Wednesday afternoon, as the Bruins hosted Poly in a Moore League cross country dual meet. There were fans in the stands, cheerleaders, and excitement from athletes on both ends of the field. Poly swept both boys’ and girls’ varsity […]

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Millikan Cross Country Sweeps Dual Meet With Lakewood

Both Millikan boys’ and girls’ cross country teams were dominant again on their three-lap campus course Wednesday as the Rams cruised to wins over the visiting Lakewood Lancers. Millikan freshman Jason Parra was the boys’ winner again with a personal-best time of 15:09, and senior Hazel McIntosh took the girls’ race for the Rams at […]