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Barden wins national baton titles

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Sophia Barden of El Dorado Hills, is the National Baton Solo, 2-Baton, and Strut Champion. The United States Twirling Association’s National Baton Twirling Championships were held last month at Ford Park Arena in Beaumont, Texas. Nearly 600 of the nation’s best baton twirlers competed at the 57th annual event. Early last week, Barden left to […]

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Baseball scoreboard

Bronco World Series Sierra Valley Storm 12U 10, Mexico 6 — In the first game of the Bronco World Series in Los Alamitos Friday, the Storm stormed back to win their first game. There were three lead changes in the contest until the sixth inning when Dylan Charles slammed a two-run home run as part […]

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Taz swim ends season

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After the El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils swim team’s second place finish at the Suburban Swim League Championship Meet at Sierra College and subsequent Meet of Champions appearance at the Roseville Aquatics Center, the Taz season is over for the summer. A closer look at the SSL Champs results revealed several Taz swimmers with outstanding performances. […]

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Ian Book commits to Notre Dame

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Prior to the start of the upcoming Oak Ridge High football season, quarterback Ian Book wanted to resolve his future in terms of his college education and continuing his career on the gridiron. By this time next year, Book will be part of one of the country’s prestigious college football programs. Last week, Book committed […]

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Gill completes elite East Coast event

Jim Gill lined up with other elite athletes from around the world last weekend for a great cause: the iconic Ironman Lake Placid — part of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation Team for Cures. The El Dorado Hills resident completed the Ironman with an official time of 12 hours, 6 minutes. Part of the grueling […]

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Taz second place at league championships

Despite edging its rival in the Park Terrace Penguins by 13 points in a Suburban Swim League dual meet last month, the El Dorado Hills Tasmanian squads came up short in the league championships held at Sierra College the weekend of July 25-26. . Combined team scores the Taz took second place with 1,268 points behind […]

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Storm advance to World Series

The Sierra Valley Storm 12U all-star baseball team is headed to the World Series. Playing in the West Zone Championship in Whitter on Sunday, the Storm weathered a tough loss to Ingelwood to post a 5-1 in their second meeting. The come-from-behind win gives the Storm a berth in the 2015 Bronco World Series, which […]

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