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

Football Long Beach Poly

Chargers Host 11on11 Football Camp at Long Beach Poly

The offseason can be monotonous for high school football programs, with the same lifting/film/practice schedule day after day, week after week, with no games to break things up. Last weekend at Long Beach Poly, the Jackrabbits got a chance to do something new and out of the ordinary as the Los Angeles Chargers and Nike […]


Wilson Recognizes Spring Scholarship Athletes, Colchico Picks Indiana

The562’s coverage of Long Beach Wilson Athletics is sponsored by Joel Bitonio, Class of 2009 Wilson High held a Spring Signing Day event last week to honor its seniors who have signed college scholarships to play NCAA sports. Instead of hosting one event at the end of the school year, Wilson split its signing celebrations up […]

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Baseball: San Gabriel Valley League Edges Moore League in All-Star Game Return

The562’s high school baseball and softball coverage for the 2022 season is sponsored by LBUSD Board of Education Member Megan Kerr. The Moore League and San Gabriel Valley League held their annual all-star baseball game for the first time since 2019, as the game made a triumphant return at Warren High on Wednesday evening. It wasn’t […]


Lakewood Recognizes College-Bound Athletes

Lakewood High held a signing day ceremony last week to recognize its senior athletes moving on to the collegiate level, either on scholarship at a four-year university or at a local junior college. It was a strong class for the Lancers including All-American volleyball player Laura Williams (signed with Oregon State) and star pitcher Anthony […]