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Sibling revelry: Three sets of brothers among Lake Tahoe CC men’s soccer team hopefuls (1)

July 31, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — As the Lake Tahoe Community College men’s soccer team prepares for its 2015 season, hopefuls from around the world are trying to crack the Coyotes’ roster. …

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Power and poses: Tahoe Show bodybuilding contest returns to South Shore (2)

July 31, 2015 — 

STATELINE — Northern Nevada’s largest bodybuilding contest will return to the South Shore next month. The fifth-annual Tahoe Show Bodybuilding Championship will be held at Montbleu Resort on Aug. 22.“We …

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Ladies night: Monday pickup soccer game blossoms during summer (3)

July 30, 2015 — 

For the past month, a group of local women has spent its summer redefining the term “soccer mom” by getting in on the action themselves. And on Monday nights, players …

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Mac the Naw: Plenty of local areas to fish (4)

July 30, 2015 — 

Hello fellow anglers; I have heard over and over how bad local fishing is because of low waters in our area. There are plenty of places to fish in our …

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Skirmishes on the sand: South Tahoe Beach Wrestling Championships make successful debut (5)

July 28, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Wrestlers took to the sand at El Dorado Beach last Saturday — and started a new tradition in the process. Twenty-two grapplers competed in the inaugural …

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South Tahoe football caps summer at Douglas 7-on-7 tournament (6)

July 28, 2015 — 

MINDEN, Nev. — The South Tahoe football team ended the competitive portion of its summer against Northern Nevada opposition — and finished on a strong note. The Vikings went 3-1 …

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Tahoe Tennis Classic brings out national competition; doubles tournament starts Thursday (7)

July 28, 2015 — 

ZEPHYR COVE — More than 170 competitors from throughout the United States will descend upon the South Shore in an attempt to defend their titles or dethrone previous champions in …

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The world at its feet: Juggle the World receives first batch of fair trade soccer balls, continues to grow (8)

July 24, 2015 — 

A little more than a year has passed since Juggle the World got its start — and now it has something more than an idea to kick around. The company …

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Vikings’ Watson showcases her game in Europe (9)

July 24, 2015 — 

South Tahoe volleyball standout Kaitlynn Watson took a summer trip to Europe earlier this month — but it wasn’t for vacation. The Vikings libero started on the U.S. Westside California …

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Potts picks Loyola Marymount, rounds out signings for Lake Tahoe CC soccer programs (10)

July 24, 2015 — 

When Jordan Potts first came to America to play soccer and pursue a college education, he almost immediately wanted to return to his native England. Two years later, the Lake …

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Barracuda Championship announces player commitments (11)

July 24, 2015 — 

RENO, Nev. — Less than two weeks away from teeing off, the Barracuda Championship has announced the exciting addition of Jason Allred, John Daly, David Duval, Retief Goosen, Patrick Rodgers …

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South Tahoe SUP Series returns after break: Brackett, Moulton tandem paddle to victory (12)

July 23, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — For the first time this summer, a twosome took home the title at South Tahoe SUP Series. Josiah Brackett and Summit Moulton won Wednesday night’s race …

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ZCTC’s Tahoe Tennis Classic back for 32nd year; entry deadline Monday (13)

July 23, 2015 — 

ZEPHYR COVE — Now in its 32nd year, the Tahoe Tennis Classic has become so popular that it’s expanded to be a four-day tournament. This year’s edition will be played …

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Mac the Naw: Respect the limits while fishing (14)

July 23, 2015 — 

Hello fellow anglers; there are only two things that make me extremely angry and I experienced both of them two weeks ago. While fishing, I met an angler with a …

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Whittell’s Sharon awarded Upshaw scholarship (15)

July 21, 2015 — 

Daria Sharon is a standout student, multiple-sport athlete, and leader at Whittell High. Those qualities and more led to her receiving the seventh-annual Gene Upshaw Scholarship award, given in memory …

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Sunday scenes at the American Century Championship (16)

July 21, 2015 — 

STATELINE — The final round of the American Century Championship produced a first-time champion — and a handful of indelible moments. The ACC concluded Sunday at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, …

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Close no more: Short game lifts Mulder to first ACC title (17)

July 19, 2015 — 

STATELINE — Mark Mulder’s short game was deadly on Sunday, and he parlayed that into seven birdies to win the 2015 American Century Championship by one point.Mulder, who had finished …

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ACC Notebook: Relaxed Mulder gets over the hump (18)

July 19, 2015 — 

STATELINE — Mark Mulder was comfortable playing with Eric Gagne and Josh Scobee in the final round of the American Century Championship on Sunday. And a relaxed group made all …

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Celebrity shenanigans, Lake Tahoe style, at Edgewood’s 17th hole (19)

July 18, 2015 — 

STATELINE — If you’ve ever been to the American Century Championship, the par-3 17th hole is the place to be.The beach is lined with scantily-clad women, especially on the weekend, …

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Making an impact: Allen’s foundation provides adaptive housing for injured military veterans (20)

July 17, 2015 — 

Jared Allen makes a living in the National Football League taking down opposing quarterbacks. Off the field, the Chicago Bears defensive end has found a calling lifting up disabled veterans …

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