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Surf N’ Turf benefits Jimmy Miller, Dig for Kids foundations

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The Sixth Annual Dig 4 Jimmy Surf N’ Turf brought together 16, 4 member teams to compete in surfing and volleyball on Sunday at the Manhattan pier.

Eric Fonoimoa and teammates Billy Atkinson, Lisa Newman and Jake Johnson won the combined Volleyball and Surf title,  but the 2000 Olympic gold medalist’s team was eliminated in the semi finals of the volleyball division.

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Former AVP player Scott Lane took the volleyball title with teammates Kevin Bateman, Alex Shea and Mitch Petri.

The surf division was won by the almost all female team of Megan Seth, Olivia Bakos, Malia Rusher and Tm Horton.

Dig 4 Kids is an after school program that offers academic and athletic instruction to students in low-income communities. For more information visit

The Jimmy Miller Foundation provides ocean therapy for the physically and mentally ill, including military veterans. Jimmy Miller volunteers offer surf lessons to wounded veterans from the Veteran’s Hospital in West Los Angeles and at Camp Pendleton. For more information visit or ER


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