High Life

Things The Trackrabbits Did: That!

Syanne Patton and Ab Tudayan, Staff Writers

March 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At the Annual Trackrabbit Track Meet on Saturday, February 23rd, Poly hosted a huge track meet at Veterans Memorial Stadium at Long Beach City College. Poly’s annual Trackrabbit invitational brought out about 15-20 high schools from LA County to kick off the Track season. Schools such as Redondo Union...

Kenya Payne

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Kenya Payne, a senior, on the varsity sprints team, recently committed to the University of Southern California (USC). She has showed her dedication in track all four years of high school and plans to forward those dreams in her college athletic career. She has said that she will pursue a career in...

Lady Jackrabbits Jump All The way To CIF

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The Lady Jackrabbit basketball team made it to the second round of CIF against Martin Luther King High School. Unfortunately, the girls lost by three points to King. The game took place away at the Riverside location. The Jackrabbits fought hard until the very end. They maintained their defense and...

Miles Hines

Yesenia Pacheco, Editor-in -Cheif

February 13, 2019


Filed under Sports

Senior basketball player Miles Hines has been playing basketball practically his whole life, encouraged by his family, but eventually growing his own love for the sport that continues to this day. “I’ve been playing for about 12 years.” said Hines Miles is family encourages his athletic ability...

The Rivalry Continues: Soccer Edition

Sinead Neinast, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

It’s that time of year again, where the Wilson and Poly girls soccer teams play in a rivalry game that has lasted decades. On Tuesday, December 18, the Jackrabbits girls varsity played the Bruins in what was the game that set the stage for the rest of the season. Last year, Poly lost to Wilson 0-2....

Hot H2O

Alora Booth, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports

The oldest rivalry in Long Beach came back to life for one more game, as the Long Beach Poly Girls Water Polo team counted down to their last practice before they faced the game that matters the most to them: Wilson. The game started at 6:19 pm December 19, with the sprint won by Wilson High School....

Girls Jacks Do the Tango with the Lancers

Liz Rico, News Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports

On Thursday, January 10th, beginning at 3:30 PM in the big gym, our wrestling meet against Lakewood was considered to be an eventful one. As each girl went up to wrestle their opponents, they were determined to finish their matches, and rack up a win. Only three girls were a part of the Lakewood wrestling...

Volleyball Goes To The Beach for some Fun in The Sun

Monica Grubbs, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports

In the spring semester, Poly High School will start its first ever Beach Volleyball Program. This sport will compete within the Sunset League in Huntington Beach. Tryouts are open to the entire school and the top ten girls will compete with the top level of Beach Volleyball for high school. Long Beach...

Poly Jackrabbits Pin Down The Victory

Ab Tudayan, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 10, boys varsity wrestling took on Lakewood in the Big Gym at Poly, and it was provided high energy entertainment for those that came to watch. Twelve exhilarating matches took place from weight groups 106 pounds to 235 pounds. Poly took the dub winning 8 out of 11 matches played against...

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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...