Sports

2,500 fans agree: Fast Fridays is an Auburn treasure

I’d like to think Michael Kirby just forgot to mention it, but I’m pretty sure he purposely let me catch the first few waves of airborne sod with my face before shoutin ...

South Team wins 24th North-South Challenge Fast Fridays

With both teams loaded with talent this year the 24th annual North vs. South Challenge at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway in Auburn was a spectacular display of speedway mo ...

Oak Ridge cross country getting mileage over the summer

The 2015-16 school year is less than a month away and most high school students have been trying to find ways to relax and beat the summer heat. Oak Ridge cross country coach Rob F ...

Punahou an Intriguing foe for Del Oro football

For Punahou School football coach Kale Ane, the summer literally flew by. “There’s really no summer anymore,” Ane said last week from his office on the Punahou c ...

Outdoors with JD Richey: There’s something fishy about 2015

Well, I can honestly say I’ve never seen a year quite like this one. With the drought, of course, there’s a lot of negative stuff happening, but there are also some bri ...

CIVIL CIRCUIT: Fast Fridays hosts North vs. South annual clash

Auburn motorcycle racer Bart Bast has competed in so many North vs. South Civil War Challenges at the Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway that he will soon be cast for his own ...

Athlete of the Week: Brady Routon

Brady Routon played a key role for the El Dorado Hills Little League’s 10-11-year-old All-Star team’s run to the championship game of the District 54 All-Star tournamen ...

Soccer players work on skills, build continuity at camp

Freshman and sophomores gathered for the Oak Ridge boys’ soccer summer camp at the Oak Ridge School Stadium July 13-July 16. Head varsity soccer coach Joe Champion and new h ...

Local teams prepare for the ASA Softball Nationals in Roseville

An estimated $3 million to $5 million in revenue will bolster the local economy next week when Placer County plays host to the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softb ...

Folsom High graduates part owners of The Haven Parkour Gym

Ever wonder what it would be like to move like a Jedi Knight? To be able to wield a light saber and bound freely, twisted and turning your body in the air, all while demolishing a ...

Wrestlers have fun while learning new skills

Kids of all ages and skill levels improved their wrestling skills at the El Dorado Hills Wrestling Camp held last week. The camp ran by Benjamin West, focused on improving the ski ...

Loomis water polo player helps Team USA qualify for Olympics

Following a standout showing at the University of Pacific where he has earned second team all-American honors, Alex Obert from Loomis may have thought his water polo career was win ...