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Anna Lonsway Inspires Others with Her Extraordinary Selflessness
2 years ago

Anna Lonsway Inspires Others with Her Extraordinary Selflessness

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An Act of Kindness

When Anna Lonsway’s neighbor was diagnosed with Turner Syndrome – a genetic disorder that occurs in females and causes physical abnormalities and other health issues such as …
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Talented Guitarist Devon McCrea Shares His Love of Music with Others
2 years ago

Talented Guitarist Devon McCrea Shares His Love of Music with Others

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Passionate Soul

Devon McCrea has a passion for life and music that he enjoys sharing with others. This 17-year-old junior at San Dieguito Academy (SDA) is an exceptional guitarist who …
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Accomplished Surfer Natasha Slingerland Feels at Ease When She is Out on the Water
2 years ago

Accomplished Surfer Natasha Slingerland Feels at Ease When She is Out on the Water

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Soul Surfer

“Surfing is like my medicine, it makes me feel relieved when my feet hit the water,” shared 14-year-old Natasha Slingerland, who was first introduced to the activity at …
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Student Star Nathan Neumann Finds His Niche at Home and Abroad
3 years ago

Student Star Nathan Neumann Finds His Niche at Home and Abroad

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Cultural Ambassador

Drawing a long straight line west from Encinitas across the Pacific Ocean leads directly to Amakusa, Japan. Nathan Neumann traced this route last summer to visit Encinitas’s sister …
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Skye Phleger’s Passion for Surfing and for Life
3 years ago

Skye Phleger’s Passion for Surfing and for Life

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Ocean Meets Skye

When Skye Phleger was 7 years old, her dad guided her into her first waves. “The best part about surfing is that it is always different – …
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Student Star Stacy Li Shows Her Versatility in a Multitude of Endeavors
3 years ago

Student Star Stacy Li Shows Her Versatility in a Multitude of Endeavors

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Encinitas Elocutionist

Planning for the future is the biggest ‘scary unknown’ for a student. The pressure to choose can be immense. San Dieguito Academy student Stacy Li has, instead of …
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Jan Heinz Puts His Heart into Everything He Does
3 years ago

Jan Heinz Puts His Heart into Everything He Does

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Champion Cyclist

Jan Heinz, a 10-year-old Encinitas resident, isn’t afraid to push his body to the limit. An avid cyclist, last year he won third place at the Cyclocross State …
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Student Star Allen Huang is Already a Seasoned Symphonic Performer
3 years ago

Student Star Allen Huang is Already a Seasoned Symphonic Performer

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Violin Virtuoso Virtuoso: A person highly skilled in music or another artistic pursuit

When he was just five years old, Allen Huang grew tired of dancing around like a ballerina to …
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Surf, Sun & Fun
3 years ago

Surf, Sun & Fun

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Kalina Quinn is Off to Surf and Off to College

As Kalina Quinn continues her senior year at the Grauer School in Encinitas, there is no question in regards to her …
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GOOOAL! Preslea Wilson Inspires Others On and Off the Soccer Field
4 years ago

GOOOAL! Preslea Wilson Inspires Others On and Off the Soccer Field

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[heading]by JENNIFER FRAKES

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For Preslea Wilson, playing soccer comes naturally. According to her mom, Jenn, Preslea discovered her soccer talent early on. “Preslea started playing soccer …
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