In hindsight, Don Wallace’s book, about Long Beach hosting the first national championship high school football game, seems to predict today’s professionalization of prep sports.
The Long Beach Poly girls basketball team defeated Harvard-Westlake 68 to 52 in the CIF Southern Section Open Division championship game on Saturday night at the Honda Center.
After a hard-fought 2015-16 season plagued by injuries, the Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits find themselves in position to take their place in Poly’s pantheon of greatness by winning the C.I.F. Division II State Championship tomorrow night at Sacramento’s Sleep Train Arena.
Long Beach Poly’s Jack Jones, a five-star football recruit straight from the LBC, announced his commitment to the University of Southern California yesterday in an interview with Snoop Dogg, posted to the rapper’s Twitter account.