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Former Carmel Valley pitching standout Joey DeNato finally gets his chance in pro ball

By just about every objective measure, the call probably should have come much earlier.

After concluding one of the most distinguished prep pitching careers in San Diego County history, former Torrey Pines High School standout Joey DeNato’s name never surfaced on the 2010 amateur draft board.

Former Carmel Valley student Michael Fagan pitching his way into pro ball

Michael Fagan Courtesy photo

The former San Diego Jewish Academy left-handed pitching sensation became the school’s first professional athlete when he signed a deal with the Oakland A’s, just days after the team of “Moneyball” selected Fagan in the ninth round of this year’s amateur draft on June 6.

Carmel Valley native a nominee for the 2014 Major League Soccer All Star game

A.J. Soares Courtesy photos

A.J. Soares, the only Major League Soccer player to come out of Torrey Pines High School, is having one of his best professional seasons this year.

San Diego Sea Lions kick off 2014 season at Cathedral Catholic High School in Carmel Valley

The San Diego Sea Lions will open their 2014 season on May 17, coming off last year’s Women’s Premier Soccer League championship. Courtesy photo

The San Diego Sea Lions soccer team will start its new season on May 17 in Carmel Valley, coming off a national championship season last year. The championship was the Women’s Premier Soccer League team’s first title since 2000 and capped an undefeated season in dramatic fashion — the Sea Lions have high hopes that they can defend that championship this year.

Del Mar golfer Michael Kim named to 2013 USA Walker Cup team

Michael Kim

Golfer Michael Kim, a Del Mar native, has been selected to the 2013 USA Walker Cup team. Many of the game’s greatest players have participated in Walker Cup competition, including U.S. Open champions Francis Ouimet, Bob Jones, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods for the USA.

Solana Beach golfer thriving on Senior Tour

A very short stint washing dishes at a Solana Beach restaurant helped steer Jeff Hart’s career path.

Former Carmel Valley baseball star sharpening skills and enjoying life as a pro

Daniel Camarena Photo/Charleston RiverDogs.

Daniel Camarena concluded his distinguished Cathedral Catholic baseball career two years ago in the middle of a giant dog pile at Tony Gwynn Stadium as the Dons celebrated a San Diego Section championship.

Former Carmel Valley standout golfer Michael Kim shines at U.S. Open

Michael Kim (Photo courtesy USGA/Steve Gibbons)

Michael Kim was 7 when he moved to the United States from his native South Korea. He knew little about golf at the time, and everything he did know was through the prism of the Tiger Woods phenomena.

2012 Drew Brees Celebrity Championship is May 18-20 at La Costa Resort and Spa

Drew Brees

New Orleans Saints Pro Bowl quarterback Drew Brees met with media members April 10 to speak about the upcoming 2012 Drew Brees Celebrity Championship at a press conference.

San Diego Derby Dolls wrap up season with toy drive

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On Saturday, Nov. 6, the San Diego Derby Dolls will be wrapping up the 2010 season on the banked track in an intra-league bout, while wrapping up some gifts for children at Rady Children’s Hospital. This event will be held at O’Brien Pavilion at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.

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