Why change Long Beach high school names?

This week on the podcast, we’re joined by a few guests to discuss Long Beach high school name changes, old school football championships and what’s new with the Long Beach State Dirtbags.

01:00 The562.org’s own Tyler Hendrickson talks about our classic look back at the 2012 Long Beach Poly football championship.

05:00 Jordan High teacher Shar Higa joins us to talk about the recent petitions to change Long Beach high school names.

20:00 Long Beach State Dirtbags coach Eric Valenzuela stops by to talk about his players being selected in the MLB Draft.

41:30 Recommendations (Succession, Pete Davidson & Love Island)

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