LOS ANGELES – (CBSLA.com) – Southern California’s most dominant high school football program Long Beach Poly has hired former New York Giant Antonio Pierce.
The 2011 Super Bowl champion will take over Raul Lara, who resigned at the end of the 2013 season after spending 13 seasons with the Jack Rabbits.READ MORE: Firefighters Battle Bautista Fire In Riverside County
“It’s a great opportunity,” said Pierce. “You don’t have to rebuild. All you have to do is fine tune a couple things. I couldn’t ask something better than coaching high school kids.”READ MORE: LA County Reports 255 New Cases Of COVID-19, 9 More Deaths
Pierce spent nine seasons in the NFL, including a Super Bowl win in 2007 with the Giants.MORE NEWS: Coroner IDs Woman Found Dead Near Freeway In South Los Angeles
Long Beach Poly, who finished with a 11-3 season, has sent more players(over 60)than any other high school in the country.