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Collected upsets Arrogate in TVG Pacific Classic at Del Mar
Collected, masterfully rated on the lead by jockey Martin Garcia, gamely held off the strong late challenge of stablemate Arrogate, the 3-5 favorite, to win the 27th running of the Grade I $1 milli...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma will be lit for football home opener
Sometime around 5:30 p.m. on Aug. 25, someone will flip a switch (or two or three) and Bennie Edens Field will be instantly bathed in bright, new LED lighting. That action, however simple, took 93 ...
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma’s marathon man runs to 100 on Aug. 20
If you think 67-year-old David Parker isn't going to try to run his 100th half-marathon at America's Finest City Half Marathon on Sunday, Aug. 20 — you've got another thing coming. After last year'...
Aug 18, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers ready for Wildcats as football season starts under the lights
Every year, there are factors that motivate high school football teams to give their all in pursuit of victories and league championships. But the Point Loma Pointers have one huge motivation to go...
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jered Weaver announces retirement from Major League Baseball
Jered Weaver announced on Aug. 16 that he has retired from Major League Baseball following a playing career that spanned 12 seasons.  “I’ve decided to step away from baseball. While I’ve been worki...
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLNU women's soccer: Three earn preseason All-PacWest
Three Sea Lions were named to the PacWest women's soccer preseason team, and Point Loma was picked to finish fourth by the league's coaches. Morgan Pearce and Keagan Bolibol were each named to the ...
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ashley Kratzer win singles’ title at USTA Girls’ 18s National Championships in Point Loma
Coming into this week’s USTA Girls’ 18s National Championships, 18-year-old Ashley Kratzer of Newport Beach, Calif., did not envision winning the hard court title at the Barnes Tennis Center. But t...
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer Surf Night barbecue gets 100 Wave Challenge cooking
Surf’s up! The mentoring network, Boys to Men, invites San Diegans and surfing mentors to the shores of Pacific Beach (Law Street) for “Summer Surf Night” 5 p.m. on Aug. 15. The ensemble event, org...
Aug 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chargers kicking off new era on Sunday
When the Los Angeles Chargers kick off their 2017 pre-season schedule Sunday, Aug. 13 against the Seattle Seahawks, history will be made. The Bolts will play their first home game at the StubHub Ce...
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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USTA Girls’ National Championships at Barnes Tennis Center in Point Loma
The USTA Girls’ 16s & 18s National Championships are going on this week at the Barnes Tennis Center at 4490 W. Point Loma Blvd. The national tennis tournament, which features the top junior players...
Aug 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma Nazarene University has 'America's Most Scenic Ballpark'
The nickname of Carroll B. Land Stadium, "America's Most Scenic Ballpark," was not one that was handled out lightly. The phrase was coined in an article by Baseball America's writer Kevin Kernan wh...
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S., Brazil to face off in Tournament of Nations in San Diego
Two long-time women’s soccer rivals are set to square off 5 p.m. Sunday, July 30 at Qualcomm Stadium in Mission Valley in their second match of the Tournament of Nations. When the U.S. women’s nati...
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top women surfers expected at Supergirl Pro in Oceanside
The World Surf League (WSL) 6-Star Paul Mitchell Neon Supergirl Pro will celebrate its 10th year anniversary at the Oceanside Pier July 28-30. The nationally televised event is the largest female s...
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cabrillo National Monument Foundation’s Sunset 5K
Cabrillo National Monument and the Cabrillo National Park Foundation will hold the third annual Cabrillo Sunset 5K at 7 p.m. on Saturday July 22. This event raises funds that support the educationa...
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Over-the-Line Tournament starts this weekend in Mission Bay
The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club is calling all players, beach-goers, and sports enthusiasts to the biggest summer event in San Diego. The 64th annual World Championship Over-the-Line (OTL) Tour...
Jul 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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