Sports

Folsom Pioneers take one game from Redding Colts 45s

After going 30 innings without scoring a run and losing three straight games, the Folsom Pioneers got the bats going Sunday in a 13-9 win over the Redding Colt 45s. The Pioneers, ...

Pioneers win three of four prior to weekend set with Colt 45s

The Folsom Pioneers entered a weekend showdown with a league rival on a good note by winning three of four games. The Pioneers faced the Redding Colt 45s for a three-game set on F ...

Oak Ridge boys kick off Folsom rodeo with win

Five Oak Ridge runners finished first in the Running of the Bullipede held July 1 to kick-off the Folsom rodeo. The team of Clay McNamee, Benji Xie, Amjed Aboukhadijeh, Zach Speno ...

Aboukhadijeh runs second in 5-mile run

About 800 people kicked off Independence Day with a 5-mile run at Glen Hall Park in Sacramento. Oak Ridge cross country and track coach John Mansoor and UCLA-bound Amjed Aboukha ...

From spectator to player: The health hazards of soccer

With the World Cup in full swing, soccer fans – from aficionados to passive spectators – are uniting as they watch the closest thing we have to an international pastime. Socc ...

EDH Junior All-Stars fall to Roseville West, advance in tourney

The El Dorado Hills North Junior All-Stars dropped the last game of pool play on June 29 to Roseville West, 13-1. Despite the loss, El Dorado Hills advanced the the next round and ...

Benander, James honored by Oak Ridge

Connor Benander and Sara James have been involved in athletics as far back as they can remember so it’s no surprise that they were recognized by the coaches at Oak Ridge High as ...

Runners conquer challenge of Western States run

After finishing the 100-mile Western States Endurance Run, it’s difficult to find anything negative about the event. Local finishers, regardless of their time, were pleased to ...

Bending over backwards

Nick Clark talks the talk but he also walks the walk. The 27-year-old Folsom resident is an enthusiastic health nut who encourages nearly everyone he meets to join him in his crus ...