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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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pointers advance in CIF playoffs
The girls soccer team at Point Loma High was the only winter team to advance in CIF playoff action currently under way. The Lady Pointers, seeded No. 2 in Div. II, increased their record to 19-2-3 ...
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Different perspectives: Former PLNU players return as coaches
The saying often goes, "The only way to properly learn something is to begin teaching it." For both Wil Bush and Colleen Planeta this statement could not be more truthful. Both were very successful...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS football standout heading to Harvard
A senior at Point Loma High, who has achieved great success in the classroom and athletics, will be carrying a cherished memento to Massachusetts after signing a national letter of intent earlier t...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pointers soccer wins City League title
The Lady Pointer soccer team has accomplished its first goal by winning its City League championship with an undefeated 6-0 record. Overall, the team has turned in a remarkable 16-2-3 record (inclu...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stadium task force to meet with Chargers
A task force that will make recommendations for siting and financing a new football stadium in San Diego plans to meet with the Chargers Monday, the group’s chairman said today. Adam Day did not gi...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers football players awarded year-end honors
Point Loma High's football team, coming off a 9-3 season, gathered one final time to present team awards, honor all-league accomplishments and pass out letters. Head coach Mike Hastings and his sta...
Feb 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ducks bringing pucks; Fan Fest at Valley View Feb. 22
After a nine-year absence, professional ice hockey is returning to San Diego and the Valley View Casino Center this fall. The local team will be the top minor league affiliate of the Anaheim Mighty...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLNU selected as Special Olympics World Games Host Town
Point Loma Nazarene University recently announced that the community has been officially selected to participate in the Special Olympics World Games Host Town program from July 21-24. “PLNU has a s...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pointers suffer first loss of season
It was understandable when several members of Point Loma High's Lady Pointer basketball team walked off their home court last Friday in tears. They had just lost a 27-24 game to league rival Corona...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fourth annual Hungry Dog Dash 5K at Liberty Station on Feb. 1
Four years ago, boosters of the Point Loma High School cross country team worked to create a running event that would be fun and involve persons of all ages. Next month, the fourth annual Hungry Do...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS players, coach named to fall honors teams
Three Point Loma High senior athletes and a coach received the highest all-San Diego Section California Interscholastic Federation honors, and others were named to All-League Teams as awards were a...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers hit high gear with wins over Scripps Ranch, Santana
Point Loma running back Jaylen Griffin spent the night of Oct. 2 at the home of his teammate and close friend, receiver and defensive back Sergio Gallegos. On Oct. 3, the two players accounted for ...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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COLLEGE ROUNDUP: PLNU triumphs in golf, hits cold streak in volleyball
WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL TEAM STANDS FIRM AT HOME Point Loma Nazarene University’s Golden Gymnasium was rocking in the stands and on the court Oct. 2 as the Point Loma volleyball team defeated California...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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COLLEGE ROUNDUP: PLNU triumphs in golf, hits cold streak in volleyball
FULLER TAKES TITLE AT PLNU FALL PREVIEW Haley Fuller did not shy away from the opportunity that awaited her entering the final round of the Point Loma Nazarene University Fall Preview at Torrey Pin...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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