A Rivalry Under the Lights: The 2009 Lakewood v. Poly Game

During his senior year of high school as the Lakewood Lancers quarterback, Matt Nuez wanted to contribute to something that the Lakewood football program had desperately wanted to accomplish: beating the Poly Jackrabbits’ historic football team.

“My senior year in 1988, we lost to players like Willie McGinest and Michael Carter,” Nuez said. “We lost 29-28 in my senior game