Sports

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 ...

Auburn Post 84 claims District 7 baseball crown

Placer High senior baseball standout Nick Sassarini came through with plenty of big hits this year, but perhaps none as important as the ball that hit him. Sassarini was tagged by ...

Local marathoners go three for three

As if one marathon wasn’t enough, try three in one weekend. That is just what El Dorado Hills local Hassan Aboukhadijeh and his ultra marathon running friends Carina Kool, Yo ...

Broc Nicol wins 25-lap endurance feat at Fast Fridays

Auburn is the Endurance Capital of the World — known for physical endurance feats of all kinds. And Friday night Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway added its brand of endurance ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world —‚ ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

PEDAL POWER: Auburn residents complete Canada’s famed BC Bike Race

These days the wide grins of Auburn residents Dan Tebbs and Aron Yuveta parade about the Victory Velo Bike Shop on Lincoln Way, promoting customer satisfaction in one of the riches ...

Golf Tips: Approaching the green

If you’ve read the last two articles, you’ll remember we got off the tee and down the fairway. Now we need to approach the green with accurate distance control. How man ...