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EDH swimmers heading to U.S. Olympic Trials

Bryce Mefford and Dylan Kubick — El Dorado Hills residents and Sierra Marlins (Mefford current, Kubick former) swim team members — have qualified for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials taking place in Omaha, Neb., June 26 through July 3. As the only selection meet for the U.S. swim team competing at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Mefford […]

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Coach Norwood shines bright

SHINGLE SPRINGS — El Dorado Hills resident Virginia Yarak couldn’t have been more impressed during a track meet her middle school-age son participated in at Ponderosa High School last season. As she sat in the bleachers, Yarak described a smooth operation by the hosting Camerado Middle School and Ponderosa High School teams and said she […]

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Root nails down Golden West title

In an encore preformance a week after competing at the CIF State Championships, recent Oak Ridge alumni Jack Root competed in three events last Saturday at the 57th Annual Golden West Invitational — winning the hammer throw with a distance of 185-4. Root’s victory came in the morning at Sacramento State before he shifted to […]

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Taz Devils outswim Dolphins

LOOMIS — The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils swim team had a big win against the Loomis Basin Dolphins Saturday. As the visiting team, Taz handily won the meet 508-279. Head coach Jenn Soto credited swimmers for getting out of comfort zones. “We had only five 15-18 girls today, which was a challenge with relays,” […]

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Scoreboard

Golden West Invitational Oak Ridge High School June 11, 2016 Boys Hammer: 1-Jack Root, 185-4. D: 5-Root, 148-1. SP: 2-Root, 53-7.75. LJ: 14-Vincent Castiglioni, 16-11.PV: 4-Aaron Travis, 14-0; 8-Grant Laut, 13-0; 12-Castiglioni, 12-0. Girls 100h: 7-Kathryn Bingham, 16.40; 13-Analise Mulert, 18.98. 100: 14-Bingham, 13.35; 16-Jenna Marlett, 13.48. 400: 7-Marlett, 1:02.61. 300h: 3-Bingham, 48.46. Hammer: 2-Crystal […]

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Root state’s 23rd best discus thrower

CLOVIS — Last weekend’s 98th Annual CIF State Championships at Veteran’s Memorial Stadium ended a day earlier than four area athletes had anticipated. El Dorado County sent discus throwers Jack Root (Oak Ridge) and Trinity Arriola (El Dorado) to track’s biggest stage along with pole vaulters Samantha Engel (El Dorado) and Seth Wilmoth (Ponderosa) in […]

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Oak Ridge site for Golden West Meet

Oak Ridge hosts Saturday’s 57th annual Golden West Invitational Track and Field Meet, bringing together top high school athletes from throughout the country for the very highest level of competition. Initially conceived as a postseason Southern California invitational and then a Western regional meet, the Golden West Invitational debuted in 1960 as the first national […]

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