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Prep Girls Golf: Rancho Bernardo High snaps Torrey Pines’ win streak at 117

The Rancho Bernardo High girls golf team put an end to one of the longest winning streaks in any sport in San Diego Section history Wednesday afternoon.

MLB: Padres fire hitting coach, Poway High grad Phil Plantier

Phil Plantier (Photo courtesy of UT San Diego)

The San Diego Padres announced Wednesday that they have dismissed Phil Plantier as their hitting coach.

Prep Football: A lot on the line in Rancho Bernardo High-Mt. Carmel showdown

Austin Lucht and the Broncos offensive line will look to control the line of scrimmage Friday night against Mt. Carmel in a game that has league and playoff implications. Photo by Sherri Cortez

The Rancho Bernardo High football team has not had this much on the line this late in the season for a few years.

Prep Football Previews/Predictions: Poway hosts Ramona; Del Norte at Mission Hills; Maranatha has bye

The Titans react to a fumble by Rancho Buena Vista in the season opener earlier this year. Photo by Sherri Cortez

Poway High hosts first-place Ramona, while Del Norte travels to Mission Hills. Maranatha Christian will enjoy the week off while sitting atop the standings in the Ocean League.

Athlete of the Week: Wang dissecting defenses for Del Norte High

Del Norte High's Joshua Wang. Photo by Sherri Cortez

Some players use their speed and strength to score goals. Joshua Wang knows he is not always the fastest or the strongest in the pool, so he tends to rely on another weapon to find the back of the net: his brain.

From the Bench: Playoff picture crystal clear thanks to new power rankings

Poway High libero Allison Walker. Photo by Sherri Cortez

The Bench remembers the days of doing hours and hours of research to try to determine how a seeding committee will field each playoff bracket. The day of the selections would often be tense because you just never knew what was going to happen.

Youth Girls Basketball: Titan club team ranked No. 2 in Southern California

The Titan Girls Basketball club consists of members from the Poway, Rancho Bernardo, 4S Ranch, Scripps Ranch and Oceanside areas.

A fifth-grade girls basketball team in the area was recently ranked No. 2 in Southern California by the Girls Basketball Federation.

San Diego Chargers’ Mathews hosting golf tourney at Rancho Bernardo Inn

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews and some of his teammates will be out on the golf course at Rancho Bernardo Inn on Tuesday and those in the public can play along or come out and watch.

Photo Gallery: Escondido at Rancho Bernardo High football homecoming game

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These photos are from the Escondido at Rancho Bernardo High homecoming football game. The Broncos won 41-7. All photos are by Sherri Cortez. Please click on the page numbers beneath the photos for more photos.

Prep Football: Mt. Carmel High holds on for win over Poway; Sundevils hoist Kiwanis Cup for first time since 2006

The Mt. Carmel High football team has had to watch Poway hoist the coveted Kiwanis Cup trophy after each of the last three meetings between the two Poway Unified School District schools.