Taz takes championship

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils Swim Team claimed first place at the Suburban Swim League Championships, July 26-28, at Sierra College in Rocklin. The Taz posted 1,201 points over the three-day contest. After a four-year run of taking first place at Champs, the Park Terrace Penguins, archrivals to the Taz, fell to second place […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Danny LaSarte competes for Team USA in World Dwarf Games

Cameron Park athlete Danny LaSarte will represent Team USA and the Dwarf Athletic Association of America in the 2013 World Dwarf Games, Aug. 3-10, on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing. The World Dwarf Games offer competition in 13 Olympic style individual and team sports. LaSarte, 23,will compete in basketball, soccer, track […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Storm takes consolation title in Los Alamitos

On July 25 the Sierra Valley Storm 10s continued their run to “win the last game” in Los Alamitos where they faced teams whose members have been playing together since they were 6 years old. This group of 10s from El Dorado Hills and surrounding areas is the second generation of competitive ball players coached […]

July 31, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Brothers water ski Catalina

Saturday, July 20, began as a typical, gray overcast morning in Long Beach; however, nothing was typical about the roar of 69 boats, mostly twin-engine, open-ocean race boats, leaving the shores on a round-trip adventure to Catalina Island and back. Following each boat, attached to a 200-foot-long line, highly competitive water skiers navigated the rough […]

July 31, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Sophia wins silver

Sophia Barden placed second at the 55th National Baton Twirling Championships held this year in Daytona Beach, Fla. The 12-year-old placed first in both state and regional competitions held in California. Her twirling season will continue as she competes in Almere, Holland, next month as the youngest member of the USA Twirling Team.   The daughter of Craig and […]

July 31, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Storm moves on

This week both Storm 10U and 12U All-Star teams travel to their respective Super Regional tournaments and take one more step to their goal to “win the last game.” The 10s continued a torrid pace through their Regional tournament in Rocklin winning four more straight, all by the 10-run mercy rule. Through the first two […]

July 19, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Taz swimmers are perfect

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils had a big season finish Saturday, defeating he College Green Gators and securing a perfect 7-0 record. This at-home victory follows the July 13 win over the Loomis Basin Dolphins, 495-294, at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District swimming pool. Head coach Jason Brown has guided the Taz for three […]

July 24, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,