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TAKING AIM: Foresthill trapshooter Cheyenne Waldrop sets her sights on the 2016 Olympic Games

A Kolar Arms shotgun nearly nine pounds in weight stretches from Cheyenne Waldrop’s armpit to her standing platform overlooking an expansive trapshooting range in Suhl, Germa ...

Folsom National 10-11 All-Stars' tournament comes to an end

Folsom National Little League’s 10-11 year old team made a spirited run through the loser’s bracket of the District 54 Little League All-Star Tournament. After losing ...

Folsom National Junior All-Stars eliminated by Maidu

The Folsom National Junior All-Stars’ season came to an end Wednesday night after losing to Maidu, 18-9. After winning their first three games of the tournament, hosted by W ...

Folsom American 9-10 All-Stars claim District 54 title in thriller

The 9-10-year-old District 54 All-Stars saved their best baseball for the 20th and final game of the tournament held Wednesday at McFarland Park in Folsom. Folsom American and Ros ...

Football camp offers different way of teaching the game

Football season is right around the corner and there’s a different style of camp being held in Folsom to help teach skills and prepare players for the season. Graves Family ...

Athlete of the Week: Evan Sakazaki

Evan Sakazaki and his teammates on the Folsom National Major Nationals had a difficult regular season, but Sakazaki is having success as a 9-10 All-Star. In Folsom Nationals first ...

THE APPEAL: Justus Spillner’s eligibility at Colfax is up in the air

While the wheels are still turning in the form of an appeal by Colfax High quarterback Justus Spillner in his bid to play football for the Falcons this season, a lot of people may ...

MIXED SIGNALS: Placer's PVL dominance could land Hillmen in new waters

Placer High’s 13 Pioneer Valley League championships during the 2014-15 school year left little doubt to the prestige of recent Hillmen success in athletics. The feats are f ...

Folsom National stays alive with 9-8 win over Maidu

Folsom National’s 10-11 All-Stars lived to see another day Tuesday night with nail-biting 9-8 win over Maidu. The game came down to a play at the plate in the bottom of the ...

Del Oro's Steve Birch named top assistant football coach in Northern California

The intensity that Steve Birch brings to the Del Oro High football program is on display every Friday night in the fall when the Golden Eagles football team takes the field. As a ...

Shawn Kelley's golf tips: Let the big dog eat

This week we’ll begin a series of golf tips, “From Tee to Green.” We’ll start with the first shot and then discuss many of the subsequent shots you’ll ...

Summer mackinaw fishing is going great up in Lake Tahoe

One of the best places to get away from all this crazy heat is gorgeous Lake Tahoe. Of course,  the weather is a lot nicer up at 6,000 feet — and the fishing remains out ...

Folsom American 9-10 All-Stars reach championship game

The Folsom American 9-10 All-Stars is the only little league team in Folsom to reach the District 54 title game without a loss. Folsom American defeated Roseville West 7-1 on Mond ...