Earthquakes win prestigious West Coast tourney

The internationally recognized San Diego Surf Cup has been the summer showcase for youth soccer’s best of the best for more than 30 years. The tournament draws the attention of thousands of spectators and attracts more than 450 college coaches and scouts.  This year spectators and coaches watched as the U16 Folsom Lake Earthquakes won […]

August 30, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Football Preview: The brotherhood of the Trojans

Team — Oak Ridge Trojans Head Coach — Eric Cavaliere Assistant Coaches — Bill Bunce (wide receivers), Mark Watson (quarterbacks), Ron Martin (running backs), Ben Sweet (defensive backs), Chris Williams (offensive line), Darren Jonutz (linebackers), Kevin Placek (defensive line). 2016 Record — 10-3 overall and 5-1 in the league with a a perfect 7-0 home record and 2-3 for away games. The Trojans scored 455 […]

August 23, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Local teen tapped for NTIS

El Dorado Hills resident and Jesuit ninth-grader Drake Bicknell is one of 14 Northern California baseball players selected to play in his age division in the National Team Identification Series (NTIS) at the USA Training Facility in Cary, North Carolina Aug. 24-27. There will be 16 national regions represented at the series. The Northern California […]

August 23, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

EDHSC sets goals on Opening Day

The El Dorado Hills Soccer Club hosted its third annual Opening Day for recreational players Saturday at Community Park, with each team led by a competitive team player. The parade began at the east field and ended at south field, followed by a brief ceremony. EDHSC President Robb Spitz acknowledged the many volunteers who make […]

August 23, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Hard90 baseball makes memorable trip

The Hard90 baseball team out of El Dorado Hills traveled to Cooperstown and competed along with 104 baseball teams (mostly 12 year olds) from around the country including Hawaii. Hard 90 played at a facility called Dreams Park that included 22 baseball fields for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Team players lived in barracks.

August 16, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Meet the Trojans

Before a large turnout, the annual Meet the Trojans celebration took place Saturday at El Dorado Hills Town Center featuring introductions of the Oak Ridge High and Junior Trojan football teams as well as performances by the Trojan dance and Oak Ridge and Junior Trojan cheer teams.

August 16, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Taz swimmers show well at Meet of Champions

ROSEVILLE — The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils took 22 swimmers to the Meet of Champions at the Roseville Aquatic Center. “This meet is prestigious to be invited to as its the fastest recreational swimmers in the Northern California area,” said Coach Jenn Soto. “The coaches and I were excited to have a group of […]