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FEATURE: Wilson Football’s  Ian Bond Going To MIT

The562’s coverage of Long Beach Wilson Athletics is sponsored by Joel Bitonio, Class of 2009. Ian Bond called his shot. As a precocious, active kid growing up in Long Beach with a penchant for mathematics, Bond remembers many adults asking him what he wanted to do after high school. “When people would ask me if I […]

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STORY: Millikan Football Hosts Third Annual ‘Tournament Of Champions’

The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2023-24 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. Millikan hosted their third annual ‘Tournament of Champions’ passing event on Saturday in what’s become one of the biggest off-season football events in Southern California. Behind Rams coach Romeo Pellum, the spring tournament has been home to some of the best […]

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Football: Millikan Assembles Another Exciting Schedule For 2024 Season

The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2023-24 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. Once again, the Millikan Rams have put together a compelling schedule for the upcoming high school football season. Romeo Pellum’s squad has a challenging slate of non-league games this fall, facing off against four playoff teams who posted a combined […]

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Football: Wilson Hires Lawndale Coach Travis Clark

The562’s coverage of Long Beach Wilson Athletics is sponsored by Joel Bitonio, Class of 2009. Travis Clark (left) is taking over the Wilson football program; he was the Chargers’ High School Coach of the Year in 2018 Wilson High has hired longtime Lawndale football head coach Travis Clark to take over the Bruins’ football program, multiple […]

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ROUNDUP: Long Beach Schools Celebrate Football Signing Day

It was a special day for Long Beach schools as they celebrated signing day events at several locations. Click here for our coverage of Long Beach Poly’s signing day Click here for our coverage of Millikan’s signing day Click here for our coverage of Jordan’s signing day In addition, St. Anthony’s Remy Doering signed with […]

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Signing Day: Long Beach Poly Honors 12 As Signing Class Grows to 21

The562’s coverage of Long Beach Poly is sponsored by Bryson Financial Long Beach Poly’s signing class for 2024 grew to 21 as they honored a dozen athletes from football, swimming, baseball and golf on Wednesday afternoon for the school’s third signing day celebration of the year. The class is expected to grow to more than […]

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SIGNING DAY: Jordan Sending Pair To Graceland University

The562’s coverage of Jordan Athletics is sponsored by former LBUSD superintendent Chris Steinhauser. It’s hard going to a new place with new people, but it makes it easier if you have a buddy. Jake Bautista and Aidan Diaz came to Jordan High from Cerritos last year, and after solid performances in the classroom and on […]

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Football: Millikan Sends Four More to College on National Signing Day

The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2023-24 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. The Millikan Rams doubled their 2024 football signing class on Wednesday, as four Rams joined the four early signees by signing their National Letters of Intent at a ceremony on campus. The latest foursome of Millikan football players to reach […]