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Coco Ho wins Supergirl Pro in Oceanside
Day three of the Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro – the largest all-women’s surf contest in the world and the only WSL Women’s QS6000 event in North America – came down to a battle between two Hawaiian ...
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emily Midgley, an accomplished dressage rider from Bishop’s
Robert Redford’s title character in the movie “The Horse Whisperer” would be nodding knowingly at Emily Midgley’s discussion of her relationship with her 10-year-old horse Jonathan. The Bishop’s eq...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free, fun and early workouts inspire November Project SD
As the sun rises across the United States the tribes of the November Project can be found greeting the day with sweat, smiles and silliness. This is not your typical workout group. First off, locat...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Bay grad makes U.S. Olympic team
While some folks just want to stick close to San Diego over the summertime and chill out, others are more than happy to hop on a plane and head for adventure. That adventure is even sweetened a bit...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weird, wild Over-The-Line tourney parties on Fiesta Island
Sun and offbeat fun will the orders of the day at the 63rd annual World Championship Over-The-Line Tournament sponsored by the Old Mission Beach Athletic Club at Fiesta Island in July. The tourname...
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Padres Hall of Fame opens at Petco Park
The San Diego Padres July 1 opened the new Padres Hall of Fame presented by Sony at Petco Park. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was attended by Padres ownership and executives, members of the Padres Ha...
Jul 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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7 for 7 – La Jollan with MS keeps running marathons
Ten years ago, Cheryl Hile of La Jolla was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, today she plans to be the first person with MS to run seven marathons on seven continents in 12 months. Hile has been r...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gibson selected for Queen of the Beach tourney
Haley Gibson, days removed from her sophomore year at Bishop’s, has an icy, even steely glare as she converses with a stranger about volleyball on a deserted campus on an overcast Saturday morning....
Jun 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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For Caitlin Keane, life is a two-potato day; LJCD student has earned 16 varsity letters
We’ll start with an Irish story. “We eat a lot of potatoes,” says Caitlin Keane with a grin. She tells a story from her grandfather Keane, who she never met. “He would say, ‘It’s a two-potato day.’...
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teamwork makes everything sing, Bishop’s volleyballer says
Having been to the prom the night before, and with a volleyball playoff game scheduled later in the day, Nico Langlois is playing it pretty cool. He looks rested and is animated in a conversation a...
May 23, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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MBHS grad Matt Bush makes pitch for Texas Rangers
To say it has been quite a journey in recent years for Mission Bay High grad Matt Bush would be an understatement. The former Buccaneer has dealt with more than his share of adversity, but that has...
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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LJCD rock climber is a David to the sport’s Goliath
Giana Mitchell, all 5’1” and 123 pounds of her, looks up at the massive indoor climbing wall rising above her. It stretches up 50 feet, the tallest west of the Mississippi until recently. The first...
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nideffer to face Herreman-Bagby in women’s hard court finals
Ros Nideffer and Nathalie Herreman-Bagby, two former touring tennis professionals, won semifinal matches in the 50s singles division and will face each other in the finals of the USTA National Wome...
May 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach Pier Surf Classic releases final results
The inaugural Ocean Beach Pier Surf Classic, sponsored by AWOL and Hodad’s, recently released the competition's final results. Grom Boys Final 1st: Evan Gallen 2nd:Ben Murphy 3rd: Ethan Haughey 4th...
May 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big save, big mouth fuel Nguyen’s claim to LJHS soccer fame
Tai Nguyen, goalie for La Jolla High School’s CIF championship soccer team, makes a startling admission about his save in the shootout that won the semifinal game at Serra. “I blacked out,” says th...
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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