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Football: Long Beach Poly Survives Millikan Scare in Moore League Battle

The battle between the Moore League’s two best programs lived up to its billing, as Millikan pushed Long Beach Poly to the limit Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium. The Jackrabbits were able to keep their Moore League win streak intact–it dates back to 2009–but the Rams gave them their closest game in league of […]

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FEATURE: Millikan’s Ryan Pellum, Lightning in a Bottle

When lightning strikes it’s fast, loud, and volatile.  On any given play, any of those three words could apply to Millikan sophomore receiver Ryan Pellum, one of the most intriguing high school football prospects to suit up in Long Beach in a decade. Pellum is ranked the No. 56 prospect in the country in the […]

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High School Football Preview: Long Beach Poly vs. Millikan

There was an electricity in the air at Long Beach Poly and Millikan’s football practices this week, as the two top teams in the city prepare to meet tonight at 7 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Stadium. While the Jackrabbits (1-3) and Rams (2-3) are both on the wrong end of .500, there’s little doubt that […]

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Girls’ Volleyball: Wilson Holds Off Millikan in Five Sets

During a Millikan timeout, Wilson girls volleyball coach Gerald Aquiningoc pulled senior Jaedyn Gonzalez aside and asked her how she wanted to serve for the upcoming match point. “We wanted to win it and be aggressive,” Aquiningoc said.  The first-year coach said the plan was to hit it short and get the Rams out of […]

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The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

Congratulations to our high school Athletes of the Week and thanks as always to Naples Rib Company for their sponsorship. Sone Aupiu, St. Anthony Football St. Anthony senior Sone Aupiu turned in the best performance of any Long Beach football player so far this year in a Saints win over St. Pius X/St. Matthias. Aupiu’s […]