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. […]

Raul Lara Resigns From Warren

December 13, 2018 By Mike Guardabascio Legendary Long Beach Poly football coach Raul Lara confirmed Wednesday evening that he is stepping down from Warren, where he’s had a successful five-year tenure. Lara is known locally for winning five CIF Southern Section championships with the Jackrabbits, more than any other coach in history. A Poly alum, […]

Frank Murphy 1997-2014

Long Beach Poly football player Frank Murphy passes away Long Beach Poly football player Frank Murphy passed Thursday evening. Murphy, a senior at Poly, was a member of the school’s CIC academic magnet, and wore jersey No. 14 for the Jackrabbits. He was a reserve cornerback. Murphy was a well-liked member of the team, known […]

Signing Day 2015

Colin Samuel stayed firm in his commitment to UCLA, and several other Jackrabbits made their decisions on Wednesday. Twin brothers Jeremy and Justin Calhoun elected to go to Montana as a package deal, Kanya Bell chose San Jose State, Johnnie Rucker chose Sacramento State, Kitu Humphrey chose Cal Poly, Omari Lyles selected Humboldt State, and […]

10 Jackrabbits sign LOI

Signing Day 2015: Iman Marshall picks USC, decision highlights big day in Long Beach National signing day is always a holiday of sorts in the high school sports world, and it was no different in Long Beach this year. The biggest festivities were at Long Beach Poly, where the Jackrabbits had 10 signees, including All-American […]

Biggie’s ISLAND

Long Beach Poly’s Iman “Biggie” Marshall on top of the world By Mike Guardabascio, Press-Telegram Iman Marshall is on top of the world. The high school senior, better known by his nickname “Biggie,” is master of all that he sees. After a 17-year long climb to the top, there’s nothing and no one above him […]