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Pointers set to avenge stinging playoff loss with 2014 season opener
The 2014 edition of the PLHS football team begins its season right where the 2013 squad saw its season come to a bitter end. Head coach Mike Hastings takes his newest Pointers back to Oceanside’s E...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Race officials revving up for San Diego Bayfair Festival in September on Mission Bay
San Diego Bayfair officials report it will take a workforce of 700 volunteers to put on this year’s popular hydroplane boat racing and entertainment festival, set for Sept. 12 through 14. “They cov...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLNU gears up for 2014, releases fall athletics lineup
Point Loma Nazarene University Athletics released its schedules for its four fall sports early in August. This will be the first year the Sea Lions will be eligible for National Collegiate Athletic...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sea Lions shortstop snagged by Orioles
Point Loma Nazarene University shortstop Clinton Harwick has been signed to a free-agent deal by the Baltimore Orioles. Harwick reported to the Orioles team in the Gulf Coast League earlier this mo...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma Nazarene now a contender in the NCAA
The day has arrived for Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) to proudly declare itself an active member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). PLNU cleared the final step of the N...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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12th annual Young Anglers’ Tourney readies for a reel good time for fishers
Young anglers ages 6 through 15 are invited to compete in the free 12th annual Young Anglers’ Tournament at the Shelter Island Pier, located at 1776 Shelter Island Drive. The annual fishing competi...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 16 16 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...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 (...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 74 74 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 | 10 10 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 | 34 34 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 | 10 10 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 | 8 8 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 | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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