California's Long Beach Poly High School has sent more players to the NFL than any high school in America - prompting Sports Illustrated Magazine to name it "Sports School of the Century." For Poly players, football is a way out of a neighborhood struggling with poverty, drugs and gangs. But 2009 was a down year: Poly lost its first league game in 15 years and fell to crosstown rival Lakewood for the first time since 1982.
Can head coach Raul Lara drive his team back to the top in 2010? His players dreams for a better future are riding on it.
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There's No Tomorrow 01x10
We're Not Finished, Yet 01x09
Back on Track 01x08
We Better Battle 01x07
Live for the Moment 01x06
They're Rich and We're Not 01x05
Coach Raul Lara is concerned about Poly’s upcoming game against the affluent and powerful Mission Viejo. Poly has never beaten Mission Viejo and they are in for a battle. At dinner with friends, Devin Jackson complains that he is not getting enough playing time and that his girlfriend’s father disapproves of him.
Chaiyse Hales' first quarter interception is just the first mistake in a series of disappointing plays for Poly. Will the team still have a shot at a championship season?
Defend Our Territory 01x04
Reality Check 01x03
Go Hard or Go Home 01x02
Welcome to Long Beach Baby 01x01