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Boys Soccer Starts Season Strong Against Lakewood

Omar Reynoso, Staff Writer January 10, 2022

Long Beach Poly, the “Home of Scholars and Champions,” opened their boys soccer season against Lakewood High School with a whopping score of 5-0 on Monday Night The Jackrabbits defended Burcham Field...

Rugby Club Open to New Members

Gianna Diaz, Staff Writer January 10, 2022

This year will be the first year that Long Beach Poly has ever had a rugby team, thanks to the head coach of Poly’s football team, Stephen Barbee, who is the on-campus sponsor for the Rugby Club. Coach...

Badminton Coach Steven Meckna Keeps Team Going

Badminton Coach Steven Meckna Keeps Team Going

Joshua Chhauy, Staff Writer November 4, 2021

Steven Meckna is a Pace teacher at Polytechnic High School. He is also the varsity coach for Poly’s badminton team. Meckna said, “I’ve been teaching since 1989.” This means Meckna has been teaching...

Fans Enjoy Big Win for Homecoming

Fans Enjoy Big Win for Homecoming

Iyana Weeks, Staff Writer November 4, 2021

Homecoming week ended with a bang for Poly High School last week, as they beat Wilson High at Veterans Stadium on October 1. The kickoff of the game was at 7 p.m., and there was an overwhelming...

Kobe and Gianna

Reymar Santos, Staff Writer February 18, 2020

Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna “Gigi” Maria Onore Bryant, were among the 9 passengers that perished in a helicopter accident in Calabasas Hills on the morning of Sunday, January 26. Kobe...

Girls Volleyball Spikes Success

Zinia Francis, Sports Editor October 10, 2019

One of the many sports active this season at Long Beach Poly High is girls Volleyball, coached by Leland McGrath. Tryouts and training for Frosh Soph, Junior Varsity, and Varsity teams were held earlier...

Softball Gets Lessons with Living Legend

Softball Gets Lessons with Living Legend

Syanne Patton, Assistant Sports Editor June 14, 2019

Softball began their season with their new coach, Elizabeth Martin-Sanchez, who took over as head coach for the girls. She brought the girls home with many victories and even to the first round...

Max Irwin

Teresa Deekim, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

Max Irwin, a junior attending Polytechnic high school, is one of the best players of the Varsity Boys Golf team. Irwin joined golf because it has always been a part of his life, his grandpa and his grandpa’s...

Beach Volleyball Update: They’re Killing It!

Monica Grubbs , Staff Writer April 17, 2019

This past week Long Beach Poly high school competed in its first Beach Volleyball Tournament and League Games. They first competed at Santa Monica Beach on Saturday March 16th against Santa Monica and...

Cross Country Gets a New Coach

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

Coach Nate or Mr. Bershtel, was the previous girls cross country. Behind the scene is a father and husband who appreciates his family. He has recently given up his job as coach for the girls cross country...

Girls Lacrosse Coming Up

Chantera Walton, Sports Editor March 22, 2019

On Thursday, March 14, Poly’s girls lacrosse team had an away game and went up against one of its biggest challengers, Millikan High School. The Jackrabbits brought home a big win and demolished the...

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