Sports

  • LOCAL BOY MAKES WAVES: La Jolla surfer Skip McCullough catches big break

    LOCAL BOY MAKES WAVES: La Jolla surfer Skip McCullough catches big break

    “Way to go, Skippy!” reads the sign, drawn in blue and pink magic marker and nailed to a tree in front of a Bird Rock house. Its 22-year-old subject is in the backyard, celebrating with 100 of his friends and relatives the highlight of his life so far. A week earlier, McCullough trounced 128 comers...

  • La Jolla High football claims Homecoming victory, 17-0 over University City

    La Jolla High football claims Homecoming victory, 17-0 over University City

    Although the game Homecoming was cut short due to rain, the damage was done in the first half that led to a Vikings victory over the University City Centurions, 17-0.

  • 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.

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