Long Beach State

PREVIEW: Long Beach State Basketball Doubleheader

Saturday is a Senior Night doubleheader for the Long Beach State men’s and women’s basketball teams, and both teams are jockeying for seeding in the upcoming Big West Conference Tournament. LBSU (7-22, 5-10) vs. Cal State Northridge (15-14, 8-7) at 4 p.m. Seniors Cecily Wilson and Darshana Ta’afua will be honored as LBSU tries to […]

Long Beach State

Long Beach State Softball Pitchers Dominate In San Diego

The Long Beach State softball team is earning its new No. 22 ranking this week at the San Diego Classic. Today, senior pitcher Jessica Flores allowed one hit while striking out eight to beat Santa Clara 8-0 in six innings. Yesterday, sophomore Cielo Meza pitched her second complete-game shutout of the season, and also only […]

Athlete of the Week Long Beach State Wilson

The562.org Athletes of the Week

Welcome to The562.org’s inaugural Athletes of the Week. HIGH SCHOOL Brooke Gruneisen, Wilson Water Polo Wilson junior Brooke Gruneisen has been helping to lead the Bruins all year, and she had a historic Saturday as the Bruins claimed their first-ever CIF-SS championship last weekend. Gruneisen had three goals in the championship, helping deliver a 6-5 […]