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Youth Tennis San Diego announces new leadership
Youth Tennis San Diego, the owner and operator of Barnes Tennis Center, 4490 West Point Loma Blvd., announced March 31 that Darren Miller has been brought on as its program and facility director. “...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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As Chargers stadium plans heat up, so does the rhetoric
The war of words between the Chargers and Mayor Kevin Faulconer's stadium task force has no signs of ending anytime soon. It began when the Chargers teamed up with the Oakland Raiders to opt for a ...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers baseball looks strong this season
After a bumpy start, the Point Loma High baseball team has put together a three-game winning streak during current pre-season tournament play. While Pointer batters are hitting a meager .206, solid...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rivers limits discussion to 2015 campaign amid possible Chargers move
San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco emphasized after the 2014 season that the team would “definitely” work on a new deal for Philip Rivers, with the intention of keeping the franchise qu...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLNU’s historic season ends in West Regional
One day after defeating the No. 1 team in the country, Alaska Anchorage, the Point Loma women's basketball team was knocked out of the NCAA West Regional in the semifinals by fellow PacWest Confere...
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma teen earns silver in U.S. Futnet Competition
 Fifteen-year-old Lukas Hanc recently returned from the United States Futnet Competition in Chicago where he received a silver medal. Futnet, or soccer tennis as it is also known, is popular around...
Mar 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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55 years ago the Pointers shocked the state with a title run
The year was 1960, and San Diego's population reached 573,224. For the first time, the county topped one million people. Gas sold for 31 cents a gallon, a gallon of milk was 41 cents and a first cl...
Mar 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pointers advance in CIF playoffs
The girls soccer team at Point Loma High was the only winter team to advance in CIF playoff action currently under way. The Lady Pointers, seeded No. 2 in Div. II, increased their record to 19-2-3 ...
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Different perspectives: Former PLNU players return as coaches
The saying often goes, "The only way to properly learn something is to begin teaching it." For both Wil Bush and Colleen Planeta this statement could not be more truthful. Both were very successful...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS football standout heading to Harvard
A senior at Point Loma High, who has achieved great success in the classroom and athletics, will be carrying a cherished memento to Massachusetts after signing a national letter of intent earlier t...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pointers soccer wins City League title
The Lady Pointer soccer team has accomplished its first goal by winning its City League championship with an undefeated 6-0 record. Overall, the team has turned in a remarkable 16-2-3 record (inclu...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stadium task force to meet with Chargers
A task force that will make recommendations for siting and financing a new football stadium in San Diego plans to meet with the Chargers Monday, the group’s chairman said today. Adam Day did not gi...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers football players awarded year-end honors
Point Loma High's football team, coming off a 9-3 season, gathered one final time to present team awards, honor all-league accomplishments and pass out letters. Head coach Mike Hastings and his sta...
Feb 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ducks bringing pucks; Fan Fest at Valley View Feb. 22
After a nine-year absence, professional ice hockey is returning to San Diego and the Valley View Casino Center this fall. The local team will be the top minor league affiliate of the Anaheim Mighty...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLNU selected as Special Olympics World Games Host Town
Point Loma Nazarene University recently announced that the community has been officially selected to participate in the Special Olympics World Games Host Town program from July 21-24. “PLNU has a s...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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