Rob Ledonne

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  • Encinitas native goes from NBA to beach volleyball court

    Encinitas native goes from NBA to beach volleyball court

    Throughout his basketball career playing for the Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves and Phoenix Suns, 29-year-old Chase Budinger reached incredible heights in the NBA, and that’s aside from his towering 6-foot, 7-inch frame.

  • For Sebastian Slovin, a hope to rise above the stigma of suicide

    For Sebastian Slovin, a hope to rise above the stigma of suicide

    Slovin was only 6 years old living a seemingly idyllic childhood in La Jolla when his high-performing father Vernon Slovin, a native of South Africa and for a time one of the highest-ranking swimmers in the world, found himself buckled under financial stress and chained to the shackles of a debil

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