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LJHS basketball player and diver finds perspective in life
Abby Ward can have a frozen, even frantic look on her face when she is madly trying to navigate a press applied by La Jolla High’s basketball opponents in the full court. Meanwhile, at the CIF divi...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego Softball League proving a hit
Even though the days of summer are slowly winding down, the action on a number of area softball diamonds is in fact heating up. San Diego Softball (SDS), which involves 11 adult leagues (10 in Paci...
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla’s Mossmer wins Girls’ 16s USTA National Championships
It was a day to remember for fourth-seeded Nicole Mossmer. The 16-year-old form La Jolla defeated 17th seeded Julia Haynes of the San Diego community of Rancho Bernardo 7-5, 6-0 to capture the Girl...
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla’s Mossmer to face Haynes in USTA Girls’ 16s National Championship final
Fourth-seeded Nicole Mossmer of La Jolla, and 17th seeded Julia Haynes of the San Diego community of Rancho Bernardo, won semifinal matches on Friday and will meet in the singles final of the USTA ...
Aug 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pitching guru Tom House works with La Jolla players
A classic movie channel has been showing “The Music Man” lately, the story of a con man who tries to sell the small town of River City down the river. A pitching guru came to La Jolla recently, pro...
Jul 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 | 9 9 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 | 11 11 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 | 10 10 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 | 9 9 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 | 16 16 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 | 9 9 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 | 14 14 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 | 11 11 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 | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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