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COLLEGE ROUNDUP: PLNU poised to join NCAA as Div. II member
FINAL STEP TOWARD CONFIRMATION TO TAKE PLACE JULY 21-22 Point Loma Nazarene University received notification from the NCAA Membership Committee that it has been recommended to the NCAA Management C...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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World TeamTennis Junior Nationals returns to San Diego
Now in its 19th consecutive year in San Diego, the World TeamTennis (WTT) Junior Nationals will once again take place at the Barnes Tennis Center from July 28-31. This event, created by tennis lege...
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City reverses course on OTL under-21 policy
The city has done an about-face, rescinding its recently announced policy of excluding under-21 visitors and participants at the 61st annual Old Mission Beach Athletics Club (OMBAC) Over-the-Line (...
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BEACON EXCLUSIVE: MLB All-Star David Wells to helm PLHS baseball
Point Loma High School alum and former major league baseball star David Wells has officially been appointed head coach of his alma mater's baseball team. Wells, known nationally as “Boomer,” has be...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trio of athletics fields get green light for upgrades
It’s full-speed ahead for plans to upgrade three Point Loma sports fields — Dana (now David Wells Field), Point Loma High and Correia Middle School — with groundbreaking at Dana on Monday, June 30 ...
Jun 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scott named new volleyball head coach at PLNU
JONATHAN SCOTT SELECTED AS SEA LIONS’ NEW VOLLEYBALL COACH Jonathan Scott has been promoted to the role of head coach for the Point Loma Nazarene University volleyball program, said athletic direct...
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS lauds baseball squad for impressive turnaround in 2014
Significant team improvements, which led to a successful season, were celebrated June 9 as Pointer baseball players and families gathered one last time for this year’s team’s banquet. Booster club ...
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Shorts
VOLLEYBALLER NAMED PLAYER OF THE YEAR A member of the PLHS Eastern League champion boys’ volleyball team was named the league’s player of the year.  Travis Doyle, a senior, was selected by league c...
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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COMMENTARY: Dubious CIF ruling sinks canines into Pointers’ baseball playoff hopes
The song “Who Let the Dogs Out?” became a cultural icon when it was released in 2000. But a group of Point Loma High Pointer Dogs were devastated last week when told they didn’t qualify for CIF pla...
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS SAILING TEAM CLINCHES YET ANOTHER CUP The PLHS sailing team, fresh from its National Championship Mallory Cup (fleet race) win on San Diego Bay, headed to Seabrook, Texas over the Memorial Day...
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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The right strokes: league champs and undefeated
Two teams among a slate of 14 spring sports entries at Point Loma High School came out atop league standings, one of them going through its entire season undefeated. The Pointer boys’ swim team set...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team spikes another league title
The Point Loma boys’ volleyball team wrapped up its impressive third league title in the last four years. With an Eastern League record of 10-2, the Pointers edged Patrick Henry (9-3) for the crown...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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COLLEGE ROUNDUP: 8 PLNU Sea Lions capture All-American honors
HONEA NAMED NCCAA FIELD ATHLETE OF MEET; 8 EARN ALL-AMERICAN HONORS Lindsay Honea capped off a brilliant 2014 season and storied Point Loma career by being named Field Athlete of the Meet at the Na...
May 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS track & field teams sprint to success
A team win in the recent Mustang Relays highlighted the season for Point Loma High’s track team. Officially known as the Mustang Track & Field Relays, the annual event was hosted by Otay Ranch High...
May 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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OMBAC sets signup for 61st World Championship OTL Tournament
The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) is preparing to host signups for its 61st installment of the two-weekend World Championship Over-The-Line Tournament. Sign-ups are set to take place begi...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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