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Fútbol Champions

Front: Riana Kitchen. Middle row: Corinne Wilson, Allison Luo, Grace Tecca, Mia Myers and Stormy Wallace. Back row: Abby Beamer, Caitlin Wilson, Lizzy Hood, Ashley Pham, Presely McDeavitt, Deming Wyer and Kaileigh Bolden. Back: Coach Steve Leacock.

The San Diego Surf Soccer Club Girls Academy II U10 team won the 2013 West Coast Fútbol Classic Championship for Flight 2 played in San Clemente and Mission Viejo, Aug. 17-18.

Undefeated Goal Busters

Front row: Caitlin Andrade, Lyla Beamer, Ellie Dorfman, Lainie Beamer and Trinity Ludena. Back row: Maddie Zapien, Jayla Miller, Lylah Mitchell, Presley Marvil and Coach Mario Mrakovic

The San Diego Surf Soccer Club Girls U7 Academy I team won the San Diego Premier Classic tournament in Rancho Penasquitos, Aug. 10-11.

U.S. soccer champs head to Italy for internationals

SoCal Boys team members JJ Flowers, Andrew Miranda, Cameron Anderson, Matt Miller, Sam Stephenson, Cory Johnson, Adrian Gonzalez, Jacob Silva, Devon Abbiate, Chase Tanner, Cameron Williams, Noah Suemnick, Jake Tovar and Angel Flores. Courtesy

SoCal United U-12 won the Volkswagen Junior Masters National Soccer Championship on July 31, after a three- day tourney played in Kansas. The boys will be heading to Rome, Italy, as the U.S. representatives in 2014 International Championships.

Team Nomads Muñoz scores big at San Diego Surf Cup soccer tournament in Del Mar

Nomads Muñoz soccer team. Courtesy

The Soccerloco San Diego Surf Cup, held at the san Diego Polo Club fields in Del Mar, July 27-29 and Aug. 3-5, had many local teams vying for a first place trophy. Yet despite a surprising loss to Hawaii’s Abunai 04 Navy in their first game of the tournament, U-10 boys team Nomads Muñoz, of the La Jolla-based Nomads soccer Club, came back to defeat a San Diego Surf Academy team, 2-1, in the championship and bring home the win in their division.

La Jolla Youth Baseball’s All Stars take PONY Regional banner

Front row: Noah Brown, Tate Samuelson, Carson Greene, Dane Hansen and Nick Ferenczy. Missing: Casey Mariucci, Reed Farley, Cole and Mylan Dimich. Back row: Coach Tim Samuelson, Sterling Hayes, Noah McBride, Ben Wintringer, Garret Brown, Nick Hammel, Head Coach Steve Mariucci, Coach Greg Hansen. Courtesy Photo

Youth Baseball a Jolla Pony All Stars captured the PONY Regional banner by defeating Chula Vista North at their home field on July 17. With that win, the La Jolla team earned the No. 1 seed going into the Super Regionals in Lakeside, Calif.

Albion Cup Champs!


San Diego Surf Soccer Club Girls Academy II U10 won the 2013 Albion Cup Championship in July. The girls had a great tournament, scoring 21 goals and allowing just two goals in five undefeated games in the Cup group.

La Jollan is U18 European baseball champ and MVP

Giovanni Garbella

Giovanni Garbella, who attended Bird Rock Elementary and Muirlands Middle school and now attends Cathedral Catholic High school, played for the Italian National team that won the European Junior U18 Baseball Championship held in Prague, Czech Republic recently.

La Jolla Longboard invitational to mark 20th year ‘Surfing for a Cure’

The 20th Annual Luau & Longboard Invitational will be held near Scripps Pier Aug. 18, 2013 to benefit the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center. Courtesy Photo

A surfer and one-time San Diegan, Kary Mullis, won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1993 for his invention of the polymerase chain reaction, considered one of the monumental scientific techniques of the 20th century.
That year, Mullis also became the founding honorary chair of the Luau and Longboard Invitational, a benefit for the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center that unites two passions in San Diego: surfing and science.

La Jolla Youth Baseball’s Pony All Stars advance to Super Region tourney

La Jolla Youth Baseball Pony wins SW Region Championship with Coach Tim Samuelson, Nick Hammel, Tate Samuelson, Noah McBride, Nick Ferenczy, Cole Dimich, Dane Hansen, Casey Mariucci, Carson Greene, Manager Steve Mariucci, Reed Farley, Ben Wintgringer, Garrett Brown, Noah Brown and Coach Dimich. Courtesy Photos

La Jolla Youth Baseball sees several All-Star teams go deep into the 2013 regional tournaments, and the seasoned vets from Pony league are the last team still playing.

La Jolla Skater Jimmy Riha wins big at Whistler Longboard Festival

La Jollan Jimmy ‘Rad Train’ Riha takes first place at the Whistler Longboard Festival. Courtesy

La Jolla resident Jimmy “Rad Train” Riha recently took first place at the Whistler Longboard Festival in Canada.

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RSS North Coastal News

  • ‘Downton Abbey’ Spring Tea to be held by Del Mar Community Connections April 18, 2014
    All things “Downton Abbey”— from ‘20s tunes to exotic teas — will be featured as Del Mar Community Connections holds its annual spring tea on Wednesday, April 23, at St. Peter’s Parish Hall, 324 14th St., Del Mar. The 2-4 p.m. event includes music from the “Downton” era performed by entertainers “Janet and Jay” and piano music provided by Lori Ritman, who al […]
  • Week in sports for Carmel Valley, Solana Beach and Del Mar April 18, 2014
    Cathedral Catholic extended its winning streak to 11 games as the Dons opened Western League play with a 7-2 victory over Patrick Henry on April 9. The victory followed a 7-4 nonleague win against Mater Dei Catholic two days earlier. Will Law had three hits including a home run and a double and drove in four runs to lead the Dons in the Patrick Henry game. […]
  • Man pleads guilty in fatal Del Mar hit-and-run case April 17, 2014
    A man who drove drunk and struck a marine biologist in a crosswalk in Del Mar, then fled the scene, pleaded guilty April 16 to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and a hit-and-run allegation. Christopher ``Chip’’ Stockmeyer, 41, faces between nine and 15 years in prison when he is sentenced June 20 for the March 28 death of Rachel Morrison. […]