Folsom

FIGHT to the FINISH: SJS Wrestlers prepare for a grueling season finish in the CIF playoffs

Wrestlers are crazy. They starve themselves to make weight, slap themselves to get pumped and admire an ear pulverized into a cauliflower salad like it’s a piece of art. Wr ...

SFL boys basketball preview: Area teams dominated 2014-15 preseason

If a lot of prep sports followers thought the Sierra Foothill League was tough from top to bottom this past football season, they should hold on to their hats during boys basketbal ...

SFL girls basketball preview: Oak Ridge, DO, Folsom girls look like SFL favorites

Two years removed from having their longtime stranglehold of the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship trophy slip from their grasp, the Del Oro Golden Eagles look p ...

Economist says region is thriving

If you’re interested, even concerned, about the economic outlook for 2015, relax, recommends Sanjay Varshney, El Dorado Hills resident and heavily credentialed economist, aca ...

Placer County, Folsom wrestlers land spots on calgrappler.com state rankings

Tireless drilling, conditioning, sparring, weight-cutting and competing will whittle the state’s best prep wrestlers into 14 brackets divided by weight at the Rabobank Arena ...

Folsom Soccer Club offering reward for arrest and conviction of vandals

Vandals have cost the Folsom Soccer Club about $16,000 this year by destroying soccer goals and nets around town. A majority of the damage has occurred in the last month, as goals ...

Pickleball craze hits Folsom

The pickleball craze has reached Folsom. Less than a month after the parks and recreation department installed four pickleball courts at the Folsom Sports Complex, more than 100 p ...

Oak Ridge girls win first SFL golf tourney in Roseville

ROSEVILLE — The race for a Sierra Foothill League girls golf title isn’t a race at all. It’s a chase, and no team seems capable of catching Oak Ridge. The undef ...

Masters swimmer among best in nation

Stephanie Denison of El Dorado Hills was hoping for a top-10 finish in any of the four events she competed in at the U.S. Masters Swimming National meet in Santa Clara in May. As s ...

Local rail enthusiasts seek donations in 60 days

The Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad is need of membership’s help to purchase two railroad tie inserters for the bargain negotiated price of $4,000. According to or ...