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Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks GU17 Elite repeat as Blue Division National League Champions


DMCV Sharks GU17 Elite clinched a return trip to the US Youth Soccer National Championships by repeating as the Blue Division National League Champions.

‘Black Vipers’: Winter Basketball League – 5th/6th Grade Champions


The “Black Vipers” recently won the 5/6 grade basketball championship in the Master Sports Open League in Carmel Valley. They defeated the “Magical Bricks” in the basketball league finals on March 10. The “Black Vipers” ended up winning the championship game, 69-53, with an explosive high-scoring offense, great ball movement, and aggressive play on both ends of the court. This game capped a memorable season for a team that finished with a perfect 11-0 record for Head Coach Ben Reed. Congratulations to the “Black Vipers.”

Carmel Valley soccer star overcomes injuries, headed to UC San Diego

Zoe Purcell. Courtesy photo

Zoe Purcell was only 4 years old when she started playing soccer.

Solana Beach Soccer Club names Torrey Pines High School freshman ‘Athlete of the Year’

The Solana Beach Soccer Club honored Antonio Cruz (center with award) with the Peter Schmid Sportsmanship Award.

The Peter Schmid Sportsmanship Award recognizes standout players for their sportsmanship and attitude.

New TPHS head football coach tackling ‘dream job’ with a comprehensive business plan

After what Torrey Pines High School Principal David Jaffe called “an exhaustive, months-long search process,” the Carmel Valley school has found its new head football coach — only the third at the campus since 1992. Retired CEO and former college All-American defensive end Ron Gladnick was introduced to the campus on Monday, March 17. The burly coach is expected to bring change to the program — a promised “five new faces” on the coaching staff. But, he also brings a healthy respect for tradition, and has invited Ed Burke, the winningest (182-60-5, four CIF Titles) coach in school history, back to assist.

Solana Beach Cats – 5th Grade Winter League Champs

Back row: Cats Director Dave Corsi; Middle row: Mark Prince, Zander Samarasinghe, Conner Hollenbeck, Jackson Dalu, Alex Jenkins, Head Coach Anthony Bradley; Front row: Seam Murray, Johnny Gonzales, Tyler Fernandez; Not pictured: Luke Halpern.

The Cats White Team started the season with a 1-3 record, struggling as they played for the first time in the Top Gun Bball League.  They have a lot of new players so it was taking a little time to develop and start playing well together.  They entered the playoffs, held this past weekend at [...]

Cathedral Catholic Girls Softball Team tops at Cougar Classic

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Cathedral Catholic softball beat out 40 area high schools to win the Platinum Division of the Cougar Classic tournament.

Albion SC BU10 White Team Finalists at State Cup


As State Cup 2013 defending champions, the Albion BU10 White team almost pulled off a repeat at the 2014 CalSouth State Cup tournament.  Making it all the way to the championship game after defeating six of the best teams from Southern California over three weekends of games, the Albion BU10 White team lost to the [...]

Grand Del Mar Women’s BB League Tennis Champions

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The Grand Del Mar Women’s Tennis Team just won the BB Division Title.

Charity Flag Football/Soccer Tournament and Bake Sale to benefit the Global Education Program at Skyline School

The Sol Bowl Charity Flag Football Tournament will be played on Sunday, March 30 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at San Dieguito Park, Lower Level, Area 7 to benefit the Skyline Global Education Program.  The Sol Bowl is open to children of all abilities ages 5-12.  Children will be placed in age appropriate groups for the [...]



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