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EDH takes Section 4 banner

HALFWAY TO WILLIAMSPORT — El Dorado Hills players and coaches with the Section 4 banner after their title win over Lincoln last Thursday in Nevada City. Photo by Brandon Anicich.

NEVADA CITY — El Dorado Hills Little League 12-year old All-Star manager Mike Frank said he liked his team’s chances in a rematch with Lincoln, and Thursday night fans could see why, as an 18-0 shutout earned Frank and Co. the California Section 4 championship title and a ticket to Fresno for the Northern California […]

Comments Off / July 25, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

9/10s: EDH takes second

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EL DORADO HILLS — It was an exciting finish Sunday afternoon at Mitchell Park as the El Dorado Hills Little League 9/10 year old all-star team battled Woodcreek in the District 54 championship game, falling 9-7 following a dramatic final inning. Forced to overcome a 6-0 deficit after the first inning — Woodcreek scored all […]

Comments Off / July 11, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EL Dorado Hills 10/11s win it all

RANCHO MURIETA — El Dorado Hills Little League’s 10/11 year-old all-star team capped off an incredible District 54 tournament run in the same way it had done from the opening rounds of action, defeating Woodcreek 12-2 Thursday night and following up with a 10-3 victory over Folsom National in the championship game Saturday at Stonehouse […]

Comments Off / July 11, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH 10/11s defeats Hangtown

RANCHO MURIETA — It was a memorable event at Stonehouse Park Wednesday evening as Hangtown Little League faced off against El Dorado Hills for early round action in the 2016 District 54 10/11-year old All-Stars baseball tournament El Dorado Hills put together an all-around stellar performance en route to a 14-0 win in four innings, […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH Majors gets win; 9-10s takes loss

Alex Del Pizzo slides into home to score a run for the El Dorado Hills All Stars. Photo by Cecilia Clark

FOLSOM — It was an intra-county showdown Saturday evening at Mann Field as Ponderosa Little League’s Major All-Stars battled El Dorado Hills in District 54 tournament baseball action, falling 12-2 in five innings. Starting pitchers Braden Frank and Brady Giant were both throwing fire to start the game, with Frank and his El Dorado Hills […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Optimist Softball: Trojan girls on winning side

Amber Orchard scores a key run early at last Wednesday's Optimist All Star game. Photo by Brandon Anicich

El Dorado County was well-represented last Wednesday evening at Capital Christian during the 2016 Evening Optimist large school all-star softball game, as four county players — two each from Oak Ridge High and Ponderosa — were selected to participate in the prestigious competition. Trojans Amber Orchard and Katina Vail handled duties at first base and […]

Comments Off / June 06, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan baseball drops 2, season over

SACRAMENTO — After blinding 10-run victories, sparkling back-to-back no-hitters and a postseason run gleaming with walk-off magic, the light faded on Oak Ridge High’s varsity baseball program Friday afternoon and evening, as Troy dropped two in a row to Elk Grove in the California Interscholastic Federation Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North championship at Sacramento City […]

Comments Off / May 28, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »