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Race officials revving up for San Diego Bayfair Festival
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 Friday, Sept. 12, through Sund...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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In the saddle
The sobering news from the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club has subsided a bit, with Enterprising (pictured) winning the La Jolla Handicap for three-year-olds as turf racing resumed at the Del Mar Thoroug...
Aug 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCSD names assistant baseball coach, fills two other posts
UCSD Tritons head baseball coach Eric Newman has named J.T. Bloodworth a full-time assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. Bloodworth has been on Newman’s staff in a volunteer capacity for the ...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCSD tennis programs earn academic honors
The UCSD men's and women's tennis programs have earned several 2014 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) academic accolades. On the men's side, UCSD was one of just 30 NCAA Division II institut...
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blackmon steps it up during La Jolla High spring-summer league
Diminutive guard Gaynor Blackmon, a senior on the La Jolla High School basketball team, carries a big smile and wending ways as he steps into a new role as a leader among his teammates during sprin...
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla Y gym team takes three awards at national event
The La Jolla YMCA gymnastics team, one of 30 selected to compete at the national level, took two first-place awards and one third-place honor at the USA Gymnastics for All National Championships, h...
Jul 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla high school rowers place third in national contest
Three La Jolla high school students are among a girls varsity team on the San Diego Rowing Club (SDRC) who brought home a bronze mover from the U.S. Rowing Youth national championships in Sacrament...
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla Pop Warner ready to tackle ninth season
While the summer sports doldrums leave many eagerly awaiting football season, take hope. It really is not as far off as it seems. The ninth season of La Jolla Pop Warner – in which the association ...
Jun 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two UCSD softball coaches playing professionally in Belgium
Former standouts and current UCSD softball assistant coaches Kris Lesovsky and Camille Gaito are currently playing professionally in Belgium. Lesovsky and Gaito are competing in the European Softba...
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCSD to offer cost-covering sports scholarships for first time
This fall will mark a significant milestone for UCSD, as for the first time, the university will offer prospective high-merit student-athletes scholarships significant enough to help cover tuition ...
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Several scholastic teams were the hit of the 2014 season
Several area scholastic baseball teams had some big hits during the 2014 campaign. In recent CIF Division II play, fourth-seeded La Jolla High lost to Eastlake by a 10-5 score. Despite the loss, th...
Jun 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bishop's, La Jolla look to net volleyball titles
With the regular season closed out, The Bishop’s School and La Jolla High boys’ volleyball teams were hoping to find CIF gold in their nets soon. At Bishop’s, head coach Jacqueline Bernardin’s Knig...
May 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCSD grad 'proud' to have nearly landed Padres announcer post
By DAVE SCHWAB Todd Leitz was one of two UCSD San Diego graduates, along with marine biologist Sam Chin — who also has ties to the Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Center on Mission Bay — who were runners-u...
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area scholastic baseball teams making pitch for playoffs
With CIF playoffs right around the corner, three area scholastic baseball teams are hoping to make their mark in the post-season. At La Jolla High School, head coach Gary Frank and the Vikings head...
May 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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As French Open looms, local high school tennis teams hold their own allure
While the world’s tennis eyes will likely be on the French Open later this month, local tennis fans are keeping up to speed with the boys’ season at several area schools. At The Bishop’s School, th...
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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