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Assistance League helps soccer clubs

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This difficult economy has created a need for all youth sports groups to look for more ways to support their organizations. Gold Nugget Soccer Club and Sierra Gold Soccer Club recently received support from the Assistance League of the Sierra Foothills. From left are: Grant and Celia Russell, Cindy Melton, Barbara Brown, Dave Gleason, Bret […]

No Comment / August 11, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans greet their fans

TROJAN FOOTBALL team members greet each other and the crowd in El Dorado Hills Town Center for the Meet The Trojans event on Saturday. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

The second annual “Meet the Trojans” celebration Saturday featured the Junior Trojans Football and Cheer, the Oak Ridge High cheerleaders and the star of the show — the Oak Ridge football team. Fans, parents and students gathered at Town Center in El Dorado Hills as the team kicked off the high school football season. The […]

No Comment / August 10, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,Sports | Read More »

Show your stuff at the Iron Hills Youth Triathlon

YOUNG TRIATHLETES and their fans have a lot of fun at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District's Iron Hills Youth Triathlon. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District will host the 10th annual Iron Hills Youth Triathlon on Saturday, Aug. 20, and the community pool. This competition offers athletes the opportunity to cross between the sports of swimming, biking and running. All racers will receive a ribbon, T-shirt and race bag. Trophies will be given to […]

No Comment / August 10, 2011 | Posted in News,Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge alumni triumph at triathlon

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On Aug. 6 three Oak Ridge High School alumni combined their endurance specialties to form a triathlon relay at the 28th Annual TRI for FUN Triathlon held at Rancho Seco Park. Connor Benander, who attends Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Cody Kaiser, who is among the elite and nationally ranked cyclist, and Amjed Aboukhadijeh currently competing on UCLA’s […]

No Comment / August 08, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Taz Devils splash to second place at ‘Champs’

 By Mike McIntee The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils recreation swim team raced to a second place finish at the Suburban Swim League Championships July 30-31. Despite posting very fast times, the Taz couldn’t overcome their rivals, the two-time defending champion Park Terrace Penguins, who outpointed the Taz over the three-day competition 1,355–1,048.50. The Sierra Sharks […]

No Comment / August 08, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports,Sports | Read More »

EDH Hotspurs dominated in Roseville

2011 Junction City Silver Cup Champs EDHSC Hotspur

COACH CHRIS HUNT and his EDHSC U12 boys Hotspur team took first place at the Junction City Silver Cup on July 31 in Roseville. Team members left to right: (back Row) Tyler Salcido, MIchael Kujawa, Zach Ayre, Nick Grebe, Jacob O’Donnell, Caden Almer, along with (front row) Jacob Walter, Austin James, Jameson Spitz, Dylan Whisenhunt, Ronny Henares, […]

1 Comment / August 04, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Sparks sparkle at tourney

SUPER SPARKS — Laci Smith, Kendel Gisin, Juliet Dias, Luci Gulbransen, and Ainsley Smith, front row left to right, join Gia Edmundson, Jasmin Leath, Sarah Cox, Coach Jerry Leath, Julin Kenison and Amy Wilmoth, back row left to right, in celebrating their tournament victory. (Not pictured: Grace Stiveson) Courtesy photo

ROSEVILLE — The Prospector Club U10 girls’ soccer team, Sparks, placed first at their first tournament of the season — The Junction City Silver Cup. They won their first game 8-2 against the East Sac Impalas. In game two the girls played a tough match against RCU Freedom and successfully defeated them 2-0. Game three ended […]

No Comment / August 02, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »