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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.

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.

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.

Poway’s Villanueva cashing in on love for skateboarding

Poway's Brendon Villanueva holds up his prize, a check for $6,500, after winning the San Diego AM Slam event at Belmont Park on June 21.

Brendon Villanueva rolls out of bed, eats his breakfast, surfs a few websites online and then takes his four-wheeler to work.

Softball: Rancho Bernardo 14U All-Star team reaches state tourney

The Rancho Bernardo Girls Softball League's 14U All-Star team will compete in the ASA B State Championship tournament in Lancaster starting Friday.

The final age group in the Rancho Bernardo Girls Softball League is 14-and-under.

Community Golf: Mallory wins BHCC Senior Men’s Golf Championship

Pat Mallory carded a two-round total of 148 to win the Bernardo Heights Country Club Senior Men's Golf Championship. Courtesy photo

Pat Mallory captured the Bernardo Heights Country Club Senior Men’s Golf Championship, firing a 148 to edge last year’s champion Kevin Paulson by four strokes in the two-day, 36-hole tournament on June 27-28. Mallory’s score was the best out of the four flights, which are divided by age. Bill Stewart posted the best net score, [...]

LL Majors All-Stars: Poway National ousts Poway American with 3-2 extra-inning win

Poway National Little League edged Poway American 3-2 in an extra-inning thriller Wednesday in an elimination game in the District 31 Majors All-Stars tournament at Encinitas National Fields.

Thousands to invade community for Pacific Lacrosse Festival

The Pacific Lacrosse Festival has grown larger each year and that trend will continue this week, as 155 lacrosse teams and over 3,000 players converge to San Diego for the fifth annual event.