Long Beach Poly Defense Drives Close Win Over Los Al

September 7, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio Long Beach Poly’s football team needed a win in the worst way after a tough season-opening loss to Punahou. The Jackrabbits’ performance against Los Alamitos in a televised game at Veterans Memorial Stadium wasn’t always pretty, but the end result was beautiful for Poly as they bounced back with […]

Season Preview: Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits Football

August 20, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio Long Beach Poly’s football program is long on traditions. Diehard Jackrabbit fans will be excited to see that several of them are coming back this year: Poly re-signed with Nike, the uniform provider they had when they were on their dominant tear through the late 1990s, for one. The […]

Iman Marshall Taken By Ravens In NFL Draft

April 29, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio Long Beach Poly and USC alum Iman “Biggie” Marshall has been known for big moments his entire football career. Whether it was a game-winning pass-breakup against Corona Centennial or a huge hit against Crespi in the playoffs, Marshall has always shown up in the biggest moments. That’s why it’s […]

JuJu Smith-Schuster Launches Foundation With Trojan Legends Banquet

April 29, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio Last Saturday evening at the glitzy Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, Long Beach Poly and USC alum JuJu Smith-Schuster launched his charitable foundation with a well-produced gala entitled Trojan Legends. The banquet honored Anthony Munoz and longtime broadcaster Pete Arbogast, and featured that pair on conversation on the […]

Long Beach Poly Football Adds Punahou, Finalizes 2019 Schedule

March 11, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio The Long Beach Poly football team has announced its final schedule, which include a big change. The Jackrabbits had Narbonne on the schedule, but the Gauchos had an offer for an ESPN game. “They had a big opportunity with a nationally televised game and so we let them out […]

Long Beach Poly Seniors Play For USA Football

January 22, 2019 By Mike Guardabascio Football is the quintessential American sport, but organizations like USA Football are trying to take it worldwide. The International Bowl, held last weekend in Dallas in the Cowboys’ stadium, featured games between the best USA high schoolers as they took on youth national teams from Canada, Japan, and Mexico. […]