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    Lakers Show LB Teens How To Stay Fit

    Dec 18, 2014

    Adalhi Montes

    This week, Lakers basketball players and staff visited students at Cabrillo and Poly high schools in Long Beach to chat about staying in school and staying healthy. See the messages the Lakers shared and the reactions from young people.
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    Lakers Show LB Teens How To Stay Fit

    Dec 18, 2014

    Adalhi Montes

    This week, Lakers basketball players and staff visited students at Cabrillo and Poly high schools in Long Beach to chat about staying in school and staying healthy. See the messages the Lakers shared and the reactions from young people.
    Continue to Long Beach Voicewaves
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    Youth Football Coaches Tackle Violence Issue Head On

    Dec 01, 2014

    Victor Martin, Jr.

    The latest accusation of domestic abuse perpetrated by a professional athlete surfaced last month, when a doctor reported that NBA player Dwight Howard used “excessive force” while physically disciplining his 6-year old son.
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    Youth Football Coaches Tackle Violence Issue Head On

    Dec 01, 2014

    Victor Martin, Jr.

    The latest accusation of domestic abuse perpetrated by a professional athlete surfaced last month, when a doctor reported that NBA player Dwight Howard used “excessive force” while physically disciplining his 6-year old son.
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    El Cerrito High School Track Star Runs With the Best

    Jul 03, 2014

    Sukey Lewis

    Kaylah Robinson jumps up and down rolling her head from side to side. Her deep brown eyes focus on the horizon—past the yards of track and two hurdles in front of her.
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    El Cerrito High School Track Star Runs With the Best

    Jul 03, 2014

    Sukey Lewis

    Kaylah Robinson jumps up and down rolling her head from side to side. Her deep brown eyes focus on the horizon—past the yards of track and two hurdles in front of her.
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    South Kern Youth Root For Mexico in the World Cup

    Jun 27, 2014

    Chris Romo

    During Word Cup season, it can become hard to find a Mexico jersey in South Kern. Costco had them last week and ran out in a matter of days. The excitement is in the air when Mexico is playing; local restaurants are filled with people wearing green or red jerseys, and there are people cheering everywhere.
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    South Kern Youth Root For Mexico in the World Cup

    Jun 27, 2014

    Chris Romo

    During Word Cup season, it can become hard to find a Mexico jersey in South Kern. Costco had them last week and ran out in a matter of days. The excitement is in the air when Mexico is playing; local restaurants are filled with people wearing green or red jerseys, and there are people cheering everywhere.
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    Why Do Male Athletes—Gay or Straight— Get More Attention Than Female Athletes?

    May 23, 2014

    Karen Marin

    When the openly gay Mizzou football player Michael Sam was successfully drafted by an NFL team, it was national news. But when openly lesbian basketball player Brittany Griner became the No. 1 overall pick in the WNBA draft, no one batted an eye.
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    Why Do Male Athletes—Gay or Straight— Get More Attention Than Female Athletes?

    May 23, 2014

    Karen Marin

    When the openly gay Mizzou football player Michael Sam was successfully drafted by an NFL team, it was national news. But when openly lesbian basketball player Brittany Griner became the No. 1 overall pick in the WNBA draft, no one batted an eye.
    Continue to Long Beach Voicewaves