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PLNU baseball debuts at No. 21 in Collegiate Baseball poll
The Point Loma baseball team became just the second Sea Lion men's team to be ranked in the top 25 of an NCAA sanctioned poll, when they debuted at No. 21 on the Collegiate Baseball poll on April 1...
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma women's track wraps up Mangrum Invite
The Point Loma women's track and field team travelled just up the road to participate in the Mangrum Invitational hosted by Cal State San Marcos on Saturday, April 11. The Sea Lions had 13 student-...
Apr 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma women's tennis loses to Hawaii Pacific
The Point Loma women's tennis team lost 5-0 to No. 7 ranked Hawaii Pacific in the first round of the 2015 PacWest Conference Tennis Championships on Thursday, April 16. HPU, which is seeded No. 2 i...
Apr 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sea Lions tennis upsets UCSD
This match provided a benchmark for how far the PLNU men's team has come this season, as the Point Loma men's tennis team earned a gritty comeback win over No. 16 UC San Diego, 5-4, to revenge an e...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beckmann takes title at Etchells National Championship
The 2015 Etchells National Championship April 10 to 12 proved the old sailing adage that nothing in a regatta is certain until the very last race. Marvin Beckmann and his crew faced a difficult tas...
Apr 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fighting Parkinson’s Step-by-Step 5K at Liberty Station
The Parkinson’s Association is sponsoring its annual 5K walk/run on Saturday, April 18 at NTC Park at Liberty Station in Point Loma. This U.S.A. Track and Field-sanctioned 5K is also chip timed and...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garcia's big day helps PLNU extend win streak
How do you follow-up a walkoff hit? Ryan Garcia may have had the best encore performance to his game-winning hit on Thursday possible as he hit a solo home run in the bottom of the ninth to lift PL...
Apr 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose signs deal with Portland Timbers T2 team
Former Point Loma men's soccer player Matt Rose signed a contract with the Portland Timbers T2 team on March 26, 2015. Rose was one of eight players signed by the T2 in advance of their season open...
Apr 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 4 4 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 | 7 7 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 | 5 5 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 | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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