Sports

  • Super day for the Menehunes

    Super day for the Menehunes

    Super surf and a bumper crop of Super Menehune contestants were the order of the day at the WindanSea Surf Club’s 27th annual Menehune and Junior Surf Contest (for boys and girls ages 4-16) held Oct. 6 at La Jolla Shores. Surf conditions were pumping for most of day and there was lots of action...

  • Football: Bishop's Knights takes down La Jolla Country Day Torreys

    Football: Bishop's Knights takes down La Jolla Country Day Torreys

    Although The Bishop’s School Knights and La Jolla Country Day School Torreys football teams were almost evenly matched when they faced off Friday night, the Knights brought an aggressive, lopsided win home: 51-19. The Knights used a diverse selection of trick plays, running game, long passes, quarterback...

  • SURF'S UPLIFTING: Disabled veterans hang 10

    SURF'S UPLIFTING: Disabled veterans hang 10

    The VA's 11th annual Veterans Summer Sports Clinic hit La Jolla Shores from Sept. 16-20, where the disabled veterans who attempted surfing included 69-year-old paraplegic Irwin Gisler.

  • Young La Jolla tennis player off to Texas tournament

    Young La Jolla tennis player off to Texas tournament

    By all other accounts, La Jolla Elementary School third-grader Jake Weiss is just like any other 8-year-old — barely able to resist spinning in a swivel chair, having a few new teeth growing in and enjoying boundless energy. But this 8-year-old is shaping up to be one of the top young tennis players...

  • Bay Area to Border Bike Ride: La Jollan raising attention/funds for testicular cancer fight

    Bay Area to Border Bike Ride: La Jollan raising attention/funds for testicular cancer fight

    Next week, La Jolla native Giovanni Doemeny will complete the last leg of his 636-mile bike ride to raise funds and awareness for testicular cancer causes; scheduling a stop in La Jolla Sept. 24 and departing to the Mexico Border the next day to complete the trip.

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