‘Book’ smart Trojans rip Vista del lago

Oak Ridge High’s varsity football program made quick work of visiting Vista del Lago Friday night, shutting out the Eagles in a 38-0 preseason route. Sophomore quarterback Ian Book put in a clinic in accuracy during his debut, completing 15 of 18 passes en route to throwing for 259 yards and three touchdowns. “Ian had […]

September 04, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

FLC opening athletics complex

Folsom Lake College will celebrate the grand opening of its athletics complex on Tuesday, Sept. 3, with a series of events that includes the athletics complex ribbon cutting, the groundbreaking for a new gymnasium and, finally, the college’s inaugural home athletic event when the women’s soccer team takes on West Hills Community College. “Folsom Lake […]

August 28, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Young athletes prepare for triathlon

FOLSOM — Hannah Pawlek has played soccer most of her life but last spring the Oak Ridge High junior suffered an injury that forced her to drop the sport. “I needed a new sport,” said Pawlek who wanted to stay active. “I love biking and I love running.” Pawlek was one of 32 young adults […]

August 21, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Former Trojan mourns loss

NEW ORLEANS — Tragedy struck former Oak Ridge High basketball star and New Orleans Pelicans’ forward Ryan Anderson earlier this week when he found his girlfriend and reality TV star Gia Allemand in her New Orleans, La. home Monday after an apparent suicide attempt. According to media reports, Allemand was found unconscious by Anderson, who […]

August 21, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Taz takes championship

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils Swim Team claimed first place at the Suburban Swim League Championships, July 26-28, at Sierra College in Rocklin. The Taz posted 1,201 points over the three-day contest. After a four-year run of taking first place at Champs, the Park Terrace Penguins, archrivals to the Taz, fell to second place […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Danny LaSarte competes for Team USA in World Dwarf Games

Cameron Park athlete Danny LaSarte will represent Team USA and the Dwarf Athletic Association of America in the 2013 World Dwarf Games, Aug. 3-10, on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing. The World Dwarf Games offer competition in 13 Olympic style individual and team sports. LaSarte, 23,will compete in basketball, soccer, track […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Storm takes consolation title in Los Alamitos

On July 25 the Sierra Valley Storm 10s continued their run to “win the last game” in Los Alamitos where they faced teams whose members have been playing together since they were 6 years old. This group of 10s from El Dorado Hills and surrounding areas is the second generation of competitive ball players coached […]

July 31, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,