High Life

Poly V. Westchester

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

On Friday, November 30 at Westchester High School.They began their season off with winning 2nd in the Westchester tournament One of the starting five, Malik Salahuddin, does an amazing job in the Westchester tournament. His progress this year has been consistent, managing an average of 15 or more points...

Girls Basketball

Eliana Jimenez, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


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The girls varsity basketball team had a rough start as they ended their Tournament at Troy High School winning 0 games, but they came back into Moore League blowing out the Cabrillo Jaguars with a win of . Their five came into the game with low energy first quarter but, by second quarter the score was...

“We Made A Mistake But It’s All Good!”

Chantera Walton, Sports Editor

January 7, 2019


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On Saturday, December 8 both the song and cheer teams qualified for nationals at University high school in Irvine. Which was an amazing and huge thing for both the teams. Unfortunately, more than four people on the song team made the mistake of doing illegal skills and each time they did them it cos...

Girls Soccer

Yesenia Pacheco, Editor-in -Cheif

January 7, 2019


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This season Long Beach Poly’s girls varsity soccer team has started off the season very well. The girls have won the first four games of Moore League competition, first beating Compton 15-0, then Lakewood 4-2, then Downey 2-1, and lastly Jordan 9-0, almost finishing off the first round of Moore Le...

People’s Champ William Frankenfeld

Alicia Perez, Opinion Editor

January 7, 2019


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CIF-Southern Sectional Championships took place on November 17th. Our very own CIC senior, Will Frankenfeld took first place and third in CIF State Championships on November 24th, just seconds away from first. Will also took another victory at the Foot Locker Cross Country West Regionals, placing second....

Senior Wrestler Andres De Los Santos

Yesenia Pacheco, Editor-in -Cheif

January 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Andres De Los Santos has been a part of Poly’s wrestling team since his freshman year and has devoted his more and more of his time into the sport each year. Now in the middle of his senior year, De Los Santos has accumulated numerous awards and levels and has a 17-2 record. “I don’t have a rea...

Lady Jackrabbits Humble L

Monica Grubbs, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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“We might of lost but that was one of the best games and some of the best competition I’ve ever played,” Allanah Cutler said after the close CIF game on October 25th. Poly Girls volleyball lost to Mater Dei in a close three sets: 25-18, 25-23, 25-22. Captains Allanah Cutler and Liz Schuster...

XC Impresses at Mt. SAC

Ab Tudayan, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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On October 20, both boys and girls cross country teams competed in the famous Mt. SAC Cross Country Invitational. The annual meet at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut, CA features many of the best teams from California and around the country. The course is three miles with several loops around a central...

Senior Katherine Grubbs

Senior Katherine Grubbs

Teresa Deckim, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Katherine Grubbs is on the Girls Varsity Golf team. Grubbs joined the golf team in her freshman year because she played golf with her dad as a little girl. Grubbs quit volleyball and joined golf. She struggled in her junior year, and had to relearn how to swing due to the fact she did not play league...

Senior Tajahnai Clemons

Senior Tajahnai Clemons

Teresa Deckim, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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Tajahnai Clemons, a senior at Poly, says that at her first initial thought was to join the golf team to avoid taking PE, but after playing for a while she found herself enjoying the sport. Clemons’ season ended in mid-October and she said, “Compared to last year, I’ve improved a lot. But I feel...

Senior Captain Christian Corrales

Senior Captain Christian Corrales

Yesenia Pacheco, Editor-in -Cheif

October 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Senior and JV captain Christian Corrales has spent his life playing all kinds of sports before finally settling on Water Polo, “I wanted to try something new. My freshman year I was in wrestling.” Every sport and activity Corrales played, has helped him grow as a person in many different ways....

Winning Streak Continues

Winning Streak Continues

Liz Rico, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


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Friday September, 28th was Poly’s football away game against Cabrillo. The game was held at Cabrillo. The score was 48-0, and yet another winning streak against Cabrillo. Timothy Gomez said that the game was good but could have overall been better, “I think the team could have done better.”...