Golf

Long Beach Girls’ Golf Preview 2021

Even though it feels like they just finished a season, the Long Beach high school girls golfers are getting back on the courses this month as the regularly scheduled 2021 season. The Moore League was able to get in a spring season after COVID-19 cancelations, and Wilson is hoping to pick up where they left […]

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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 Erick Barrios, Compton Football Compton’s Erick Barrios had a memorable game in a 60-0 season-opening win for his team. Barrios had three total touchdowns with an interception returned for a score and two rushing scores. Antonio Elam, Cabrillo Football Cabrillo […]

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Q & A With New Wilson Golf Coach Paul Henry

Members of the Wilson High golf program have had a tumultuous few years. Not only have they lived through the COVID-19 shutdowns, they also lost assistant coach Kurt Holmes when he suddenly passed away in December. Holmes was supposed to take over as the new head coach when athletic director Jeff Evans planned to step […]

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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. Nala Williams, Long Beach Poly Basketball Long Beach Poly junior Nala Williams scored an unheard-of 28 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in the Jackrabbits’ second-round Division 1 playoff win over Peninsula last week. Trevor Thompson, Millikan Wrestling Rams […]

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Golf: Wilson’s Schafer Wins Moore League Title

With a comfortable 14-stroke lead heading into the final round of the 2021 Moore League boys golf individual championship, Wilson’s Matthew Schafer was competing against his own expectations.  After shooting a 70 in the final round of the tournament Thursday, Schafer won the championship with a 16-stroke lead over his Wilson teammate Ky Stopp.  Support […]