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Volleyball: OR goes down fighting

Championship hopes left the Oak Ridge gym with the third-seeded St. Mary’s volleyball team Tuesday night as the visiting Rams knocked the Lady Trojans out of the playoffs with a three-set 25-22, 25-23, 25-11 sweep in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinals. “St. Mary’s is a very strong program,” said Oak Ridge coach Becky Potter a […]

Comments Off / November 16, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

People talk: Why volunteer?

Asked at the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce’s non-profit mixer last week.

Comments Off / November 14, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Volleyball playoffs: Lady Trojans send the Mustangs home

Oak Ridge High’s varsity volleyball squad saddled up and got down to business at Thursday night’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division 1 quarterfinals, beating the Monterey Trail Mustangs 3-1. After the hard-fought match, Trojan coach Becky Potter let out a sigh of relief. “I knew it was going to be tough,” she said. “They’ve gotten better … […]

Comments Off / November 11, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Nov. 3-9

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Stopped Nov. 4: Deputies arrested a 23-year-old man on El Dorado Hills Boulevard after they reportedly found him in possession of a dangerous weapon and driving on a suspended license. Arrest warranted Nov. 6:  A-31-year-old man went to jail after deputies stopped him on […]

Comments Off / November 10, 2011 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Volleyball playoffs: Lady Trojans KO Tokay

OAK RIDGE's Haley Simmons, left, and Mysha Davies team up for a block during the varsity Lady Trojans game against Tokay Tuesday night. Troy swept the Tigers, 3-0. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Oak Ridge’s varsity girls volleyball team tamed the Tokay Tigers Tuesday night in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division 1 playoffs’ first round. The Lady Trojans won at home in three, 25-18, 25-9 and 25-11. “We just want to focus on getting through to Davis,” said sophomore Maddie DeGeorge, who had a great night setting and serving. […]

Comments Off / November 09, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

People Talk: What makes a championship team?

Asked of the Rolling Hills girls eighth-grade volleyball team, which recently won its second Foothill Athletic League championship.  

Comments Off / November 07, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Ryan Parisek is a student to watch

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Jeff England, Rescue Union School District Superintendent David Swart, Marina Village school counselor Myrna Harp, Matt Parisek (dad), Student of the Month Ryan Parisek, Ila Parisek (mom) and Marina Village Principal Jeff Warshaw, left to right, celebrate Ryan's achievements in school. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

A 13-year-old boy a model student? Yes, it’s true, and Marina Village Middle School administrators and staff couldn’t say enough good things about Ryan Parisek, the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills’ Student of the Month. “He’s the first one to offer help,” said Principal Jeff Warshaw, reading a letter from school counselor Myrna Harp. […]

4 Comments / November 04, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »