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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 […]

Comments Off / August 03, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Quintet tackles multi marathons

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As if one marathon wasn’t enough, three in one weekend is just what El Dorado Hills local Hassan Aboukhadijeh and his ultra marathon running friends Carina Kool, Youa Buchanan, Damin Estes and Betty McHugh tried recently. The Bear Lake Marathon Weekend is an event that a very brave few compete in each year — consisting […]

Comments Off / July 27, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Storm 12s reach Super Regional finals

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PACIFIC GROVE — The Sierra Valley Storm 12s PONY baseball team reached the finals of the Super Regional Tournament after its 7-2 semifinals victory over San Jose PAL Sunday. The win advanced Sierra to Monday’s finals (July 27) for a chance to reach the West Zone Tournament in Southern California. The Storm 12s opened by […]

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Team with Trojans claims national title

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The Northern California Volleyball Club 17-1 Black team won the national division gold medal at the recent 2015 USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships in New Orleans. Four of the girls on the winning team attend Oak Ridge. Setter Elizabeth Cameron, 17, middle blocker Hailey Maniglia, 17, libero Megan Priest, 17, and outside hitter Olivia […]

Comments Off / July 27, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Taekwondo sisters bring home the gold

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AUSTIN, Tex. — Three El Dorado Hills sisters, all El Dorado Hills Taekwondo Center students, struck gold on USA Taekwondo’s largest stage this past week in Austin, Texas at the USAT National Championships. Among 7,000 competitors overall, Aleena, Sharlene and Catarina Duong were among the contingency of more than 700 competitors from California to make […]

Comments Off / July 20, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

After SSL run, Champs next for Taz

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FOLSOM — Saturday’s swim meet produced a huge victory for the El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils as they defeated the Folsom Sea Otters during the last dual meet of the Suburban Swim League season. The 668-121 final earned the Taz a number of honors, the least of which was first place in the SSL this season […]

Comments Off / July 20, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Soccer clinic aims to give back

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Marco Sanchez has loved soccer since he can remember and almost always has a soccer ball handy to practice some moves. Now he wants to share those skills with his community. Sanchez will head up a free soccer clinic for children age five to 10 years at White Rock Village starting tomorrow, July 23. The […]

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