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New Zealand softball experience suits Renner

Oak Ridge junior Kelley Renner enjoyed her time competing last month in Hawaii for the New Zealand Junior White Sox softball squad and is hopeful she'll make the roster to play next summer at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Florida. Courtesy photo

Kelley Renner might be the one softball player on the planet able to merge the consumption of frosted flakes and the Haka Maori war dance for a pregame ritual. Huh? Renner didn’t have your ordinary competitive travel softball summer. Rather, the Oak Ridge junior experienced playing for the New Zealand National Junior White Sox team […]

Comments Off / August 15, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Heinz-sight: Missing

Jerry Heinzer

The first installment on payment for last year’s April vote by the Sac-Joaquin Section Board of Managers to move prep soccer to the winter season is deducted this fall as boy’s teams are on hold for several months. No more late-afternoon, early-evening matches under Indian Summer-like conditions to enjoy as the leaves turn. Conversely, no […]

Comments Off / August 15, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Denholm 2nd team All State

Trenton Denholm. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Oak Ridge senior-to-be Trenton Denholm received CBS MaxPreps California Second-Team All State honors for his stellar play as a junior for the Trojans last spring.

Comments Off / August 09, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Club players man the tunnel

SACRAMENTO — Players from the El Dorado Hills soccer club were invited to man the “High Five Tunnel” for Sac Republic FC players at last Saturday’s game against San Antonio.

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Rec ball: Kings win it all

The EDH Kings from left Dan Bebermeyer, Jeff Bayless, Graham Devey, Trevor Dew, Jordan Weir, Chris Cate and Andy Cinciarelli. Courtesy photo

The EDH Kings recreation basketball team of  Dan Bebermeyer, Jeff Bayless, Graham Devey, Trevor Dew, Jordan Weir, Chris Cate and Andy Cinciarelli defeated Foul Play 52-37 at CSD to win the 5×5 summer league title. Bayless and Cinciarelli both helped Oak Ridge win the 2005 state championship. Courtesy photo

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Le brothers place top 5

Nicholas and Justin Le competed in a prestigious golf tournament with other children from around the world. The event at Pinehurst included a parade of nations. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills brothers Justin and Nicholas Le competed at the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship for the second straight year at Pinehurst, NC, Aug. 3 to Aug 6. Rolling Hills seventh grader Justin, 11, and Oak Meadow fourth grader Nicholas, 9, both placed in the top five in their age divisions and will compete […]

Comments Off / August 08, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

ADVNC Lax wins showcase

he ADVNC lacrosse team, comprised of Oak Ridge and Granite Bay High athletes, took home first in the National 175 Best-of-the-Best Showcase. Top left – Matt Solone, Anderson Marks, Ben Juarez, Jake Engelken, Everett Hayes, Ben Mazure, Matt Fowler, Ryan Rogers, Zach Russell, Brad Davito, Gavin Beadle, Will Stabbert (coach), Walker Yarborough, Cooper Gravlin.
Bottom left – Mikie Schlosser (coach), Elliot Hyman, Kabe Teague, Spencer Cova, Ryan Carpenter, Julian Dardano, Jace Foddrill, Brandon Wamsley, and head coach Dave Gravlin (not pictured). Courtesy photo

After a tournament win at North Lake Tahoe Summit this summer, the boys 2019 ADVNC lacrosse club traveled 2,700 miles to the east coast, competing recently in three elite club tournaments throughout Maryland, Delaware and New York. Seven county athletes — Ben Juarez, Jake Engelken, Julian Dardano, Ryan Carpenter, Ryan Rogers and Zach Russell — […]

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