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Long Beach High School Boys’ Soccer Preview

This could end up being the most competitive and unpredictable season of Long Beach boys’ soccer we’ve seen in years, and that’s really saying something. Coming off another thrilling Moore League season that was decided in the last week of play, every team seems to have an exciting new addition to an increasingly quality landscape. […]

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PREVIEW: Millikan Boys’ Soccer

The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2023-24 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. The Millikan boys’ soccer team found itself in uncharted waters last season. The Rams are one of the city’s premier high school sports dynasties, as longtime head coach Rod Petkovic had established them as a perennial league and CIF-SS championship contender. […]

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Basketball Cabrillo Compton Jordan Lakewood Long Beach Poly Millikan St. Anthony Wilson

Long Beach High School Boys’ Basketball Preview

It was a memorable basketball season in Long Beach last year, and this season looks to be even better. Jordan unseated Poly atop the Moore League and broke their league title streak, and the Jackrabbits will be back in the hunt this year looking for revenge. St. Anthony arrived ahead of schedule last year and […]

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PREVIEW: Millikan Boys’ Basketball

The562’s coverage of Millikan athletics in the 2023-24 school year is sponsored by Curtis Boyer. High school sports is filled with comings and goings, with transfers becoming the rule and not the exception. Unfortunately for the Millikan boys’  basketball team, the transfer bug bit them hard this offseason, with the departure of first-team All-League big man […]

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The562.org’s Athletes of the Week

The562’s Athletes of the Week is sponsored by the Long Beach Century Club. Congratulations to our Athletes of the Week and thanks to the Long Beach Century Club and Naples Rib Company for their support. HIGH SCHOOL Ryann Bennett, St. Anthony Basketball St. Anthony senior Ryann Bennett led the Saints to a 3-1 start to […]

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Cross Country: Millikan’s Jason Parra Wins Division 1 Gold at CIF-SS Championships

The562’s cross country and track & field coverage is sponsored by an anonymous donation, in appreciation of Coach Ron Allice. As a high school freshman back in February of 2021, Jason Parra won his first ever varsity race. He was running in a dual meet hosted on the Millikan High campus, in Long Beach’s first […]