Category archives for: Sports

Prep Baseball: Rancho Bernardo High’s Dean set for busy month of baseball

Kyle Dean will be playing baseball in four different events in the month of August. File photo

Kyle Dean watched his good friend Alex Jackson closely as he competed in all of the biggest baseball showcases — Under Armour All-America Game, Perfect Game All-American Classic and the Area Code Games — before his senior year last summer.

Poway home to Olympic hopeful

Joe Maloy hopes to represent USA in the triathlon in the 2016 Olympics. Photo by Delly Carr

The beautiful hills, steep trails and windy roads in and around Poway is exactly the reason Joe Maloy and a few members of The Triathlon Squad moved here from various locations around the country.

Alumni Report: Poway High grad Villa an All-American

Poway High grad Catherine Villa was a two-time All-American at Washington & Jefferson University. Courtesy photo

Catherine Villa is happy to be back under the hot sun in Poway, but the four years she spent in the cold at Washington and Jefferson College is a time she can treasure forever.

Three Rancho Bernardo High baseball players named All-State

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Three players off the 2014 Rancho Bernardo High baseball team were selected to the Cal-High Sports All-State Baseball team.

Van Nostrand selected for Ohio football camp

Garrett Van Nostrand helped the Poway Pop Warner Midget Spartans capture the Palomar Conference Division 3 championships last season.Courtesy photo

Summer high school football camps have become one of the biggest ways for prep players to get recognized by colleges. Garrett Van Nostrand was get his first taste of a national camp today this week.

Golf: Carmel Highland Golf Course in Rancho Penasquitos to close

A sand trap at the Carmel Highland Golf Course shows a lack of sand and a need for drainage and reconstruction. Courtesy photo

The Carmel Highland Golf Course adjacent to the DoubleTree Resort and Spa will be closing within the next six to 12 months and the some 113 acres of land it occupies will be put to use in another way, according to its owners.

Bean finds passion at San Diego Rowing Club

Grace Bean, a soon-to-be senior at Rancho Bernardo High, loved every second of her first year on the San Diego Rowing Club Novice team.

Grace Bean did not always have such a commanding, booming voice.

Prep Girls Lacrosse: Rancho Bernardo High grad Rudkin set to represent state in classic

Kathy Rudkin will play in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic Saturday in Maryland. File photo

There are thousands of talented girls lacrosse players in California. But only one of them was selected to play in the prestigious Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic.

SCGA Golf: Poway High grad Messian looks to leave lasting mark

Ellis Messian graduated from Poway High in 2014.  Photo by Sherri Cortez

Ellis Messian will start his college golf career at George Mason University in early September. But before heading off to Virginia, the 2014 Poway High graduate would like to make one last mark on Southern California.

Prep Softball: Poway High’s Shaw named to All-State Underclass Team

Poway High pitcher Kourtney Shaw was named to the Cal-Hi Sports All-State Underclass Second Team. File photo

Kourtney Shaw has shown time and again why California Berkeley offered her a softball scholarship as a sophomore.