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All City Long Beach Poly Millikan Softball Tennis

All-City Co-Girls’ Coach of the Year: Douglas Schlueter, Michelle Lehr

There were two really deserving honorees for our Girls’ Coach of the Year, with one winning a championship and making school history in the fall, while the other led her team on an impressive run to a CIF title game in her first season on campus. Douglas Schlueter, Long Beach Poly Girls’ Tennis Head coach […]

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All City Softball St. Anthony

Long Beach Sports Top 10 Moments Of 2021-22: St. Anthony Softball Wins CIF State SoCal Regional Title

NUMBER FOUR The Saints showed impressive resiliency on their way to making school history, winning the school’s first ever CIF State SoCal Regional title with a 2-1 win at Temple City. St. Anthony suffered a tough 9-1 loss in the CIF-SS semifinals at Tesoro, but took full advantage of the state tournament that followed. After […]

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All City Lakewood Millikan Softball

Long Beach Sports Top 10 Moments Of 2021-22: Millikan & Lakewood Reignite Softball Rivalry

NUMBER EIGHT There aren’t many high school rivalries like the softball games between Millikan and Lakewood at Lisa Fernandez Field. The Rams and Lancers play under the lights at Mayfair Park twice a year, and this season gave us two of the best games of the year. In March, the rivals traded the lead in […]

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Softball Youth Sports

Heartwell Fast Pitch 10U Softball All-Star In State Tournament

The Long Beach Heartwell Fast Pitch 10U Softball All-Star silver team is starting the California State Championships in Lancaster today. The games will last for three days. The silver teams from local leagues are not made up of the top players, so they usually lose in the early rounds, but this group of local youth […]

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Athlete of the Week Baseball Long Beach State Millikan Softball St. Anthony Track & Field

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 Sam DeCarlo, Millikan Baseball Moore League co-Player of the Year Sam DeCarlo did at the Moore League/SGVL All-Star […]

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Cabrillo Lacrosse Softball

Cabrillo Looking For Softball, Lacrosse Coaches

The562’s coverage of Cabrillo Athletics is sponsored by the Cohn Family Cabrillo has officially opened up its search for new head coaches for the Jaguars girls varsity softball and lacrosse teams. Any interested candidates should send their resume to girls athletic director, Denise Sarno @ dsarno@lbschool.net.

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Athlete of the Week Long Beach State Softball St. Anthony Track & Field

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 Rose Cano, St. Anthony Softball St. Anthony’s Rose Cano pitched a complete game for St. Anthony in the […]

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Softball St. Anthony

CIF State Softball: St. Anthony Wins SoCal Regional After Thrilling Comeback at Temple City

The562’s high school baseball and softball coverage for the 2022 season is sponsored by LBUSD Board of Education Member Megan Kerr. The St. Anthony softball team has had a mantra of “unfinished business” all season long. The Saints felt they’ve had a championship caliber program for three years running, but were unable to reach the […]