Home » Sports You are browsing entries filed in “Sports”

Marble Valley falls to Sierra Ridge

Courtesy photo

The Marble Valley Mustangs rode six players all the way to last month’s championship game in the County Sports League conference tournament but came up short to Sierra Ridge 40-36 for the title. As the No. 3 seed, the Mustangs, featuring Siera Rasmussen, Olivia Smith, Maeve Nave, Taylor Foster, Emilee Hoffman and Kassidy Lyons, defeated […]

No Comment / March 22, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge nine upends Franklin

Great pitching and a fast offensive start ignited the Oak Ridge Trojan baseball team to an 8-1 romp over the visiting Franklin Wildcats Wednesday. Trojan starter Alex Fitchett dominated, allowing only one run in five innings pitched. For the second game in a row an Oak Ridge pitcher carried a no-hitter deep into the game. […]

No Comment / March 22, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan and Bruin booters play to a tie

Alex Ghilarducci knew time was limited for her Oak Ridge High girls soccer team to score in Wednesday’s intra-county Delta River League match against visiting Ponderosa. The senior midfielder took charge after a Julia Crawford pass to fire a shot into the net in the 76th minute to end the game in a 1-1 draw. “I ran […]

No Comment / March 22, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH wrestlers place well in tourneys

EDH wrestlers Bobby Mello, Mikey Mello, Kaden West and Ricky Eymann goof off during a recent tournament. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club grapplers represented well at recent tournaments. At Folk Style State at Seland Arena in Fresno, March 17 & 18 Third-grader Justin Lamson made it to the finals and placed 2nd. Second-grader Ty Freehill placed 3rd First-grader Scotty Moore place 4th Fourth-grader Kaden West Placed 6th Sixth-grader Ryan Redhair 4-2 (won […]

No Comment / March 21, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Dardano makes All West Elite Lacrosse team

Christian Dardano is one of the top eighth-grade lacrosse players in Northern California. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills’ Christian Dardano was selected to the All West Elite Travelling Lacrosse team after an intense three-day tryout where Christian left it all on the field to be selected among the top eighth-grade boys lacrosse athletes in Northern California. All West Elite Lacrosse is centered on three core principles: Respect, Attitude and Effort. Along […]

No Comment / March 20, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan, Bruin linkers finish 2-3 at league meet

Josh Keplinger was the top golfer for Oak Ridge Monday, carding a 77 on the 18-hole Cameron Park course. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

CAMERON PARK — Oak Ridge High boys golf coach Stan Iverson and Ponderosa coach Richard Fox were glad snow wasn’t on the Cameron Park Country Club’s golf course Monday afternoon during the Delta River League’s second tournament. Players and coaches donned slacks, jackets and gloves while playing the 18-hole course still wet from last weekend’s […]

No Comment / March 20, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Preston Dean has the brawn and brains to match

PRESTON DEAN, right, is honored by the Sacramento Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation for his outstanding athletic, academic and community service accomplishments. Courtesy photo

The Sacramento Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame, Inc held its annual Football Scholar-Athlete Awards Banquet March 9 at the Sacramento Elks Lodge. MC’d by Fox News 40’s Jim Crandell, the event honored 41 top football players from area high schools/community colleges not just for their dedication to their […]

No Comment / March 19, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »