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Ocean Beach Pier Surf Classic on April 30
The inaugural Ocean Beach Pier Surf Classic, sponsored by Hodad’s OB, AWOL Productions and Revolt Surf, a local surf contest for ages young and old, will take place 7 a.m. Saturday, April 30. The e...
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCSD finishes strong in San Diego Crew Classic
With three boats competing in finals, two of those in Grand Final races, the UCSD men's rowing program wrapped up competition April 3 at the 43rd San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay. UCSD finishe...
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla High freshman has cross-country down to a science
Soren Larsen, bearing the first name of a famous Danish philosopher, has an interesting explanation for why cross-country runners – at least those at his high school, La Jolla – finish a race in a ...
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bishop's x-country runner: China trip was all in a life's work
A conversation with bicultural Richie Reyes can fuel introductions to other cultures and rich historical experiences. The Bishop’s School cross-country runner, who plays the viola for San Diego You...
Mar 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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LJCD lacrosse player's travels make a world of difference
Wynton Bastian, a promising lacrosse player at La Jolla Country Day School, has faced two instances when his interpersonal skills weren’t up to par: first when his family moved back to Germany four...
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla High basketball team plays into the stretch
With his recent use of yoga lessons for his players, Paul Baranowski could become the guru of local basketball coaches. Coaches and athletes have been known to try unorthodox methods to gain higher...
Feb 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snedeker wins storm-delayed Farmers Open; wind damages Torrey Pines
Brandt Snedeker wound up winning the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course's south course on Feb. 1 without hitting a shot. Nashville native Snedeker, 35, closed with a 3-under 69 in n...
Feb 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amgen Tour of California to start, finish in Mission Bay
The 2016 Amgen Tour of California route was recently released, revealing a scenic but challenging course across nearly 800 miles of California's most beautiful terrain where the world's most accomp...
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farmers Open volunteer has come to the right place
If you laid all the spectators at the 2015 Farmers Insurance Open golf tourney end to end (assuming they're an average 5' 6”), they'd stretch from San Diego to Pasadena. Absolutely no kidding. That...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brock Bradfield: Extreme sports are all in a day's play
Mamas, don’t let your boys grow up to be adrenaline junkies. This is a story about a stepfather and a stepson willing to try risky things, like drive a speedboat at 126 miles an hour and fly in a h...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. women’s national team to take on Ireland in San Diego
The U.S. women’s national team will face the Republic of Ireland on Saturday, Jan. 23 at Qualcomm Stadium to open the 2016 schedule. Kickoff will be at 2 p.m. Tickets for USA-Ireland are on sale to...
Jan 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surfing's One Wave Challenge set alongside Farmers Open
Golf isn't the only feature at this year's Farmers Insurance Open golf tourney – in fact, a companion event touts local surfers hoping to ride their way into the Guinness Book of World Records with...
Jan 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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For two-sporter at Bishop's, life is no mock trial
Sahil Sheth admits practicing cheers for his school’s teams in the shower after he attended a Bishop’s-La Jolla High basketball game as a seventh-grader and being captivated by “the crowd, the nois...
Jan 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Day, Mickelson among field at 63rd Farmers Open tourney
The 63rd annual Farmers Insurance Open golf tourney, part of the PGA tour's so-called West Coast Swing, will run Jan. 28 to 31 at Torrey Pines Golf Course, with a $6.5 million purse at stake among ...
Jan 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chargers have option to join Rams in LA
NFL owners voted Jan. 12 to allow the St. Louis Rams to move to a new stadium just outside Los Angeles, and the San Diego Chargers will have an option to share the facility. The Oakland Raiders, wh...
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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