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Wounded Veteran Run/Walk scheduled for Memorial Day

The Wounded Veteran 5k/10K run and 3K walk will be held 9 a.m. on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28 at the Folsom Parkway Trails. Proceeds from the event benefit the Wounded Warrior Pro ...

Fourth annual Folsom Powerhouse Century Ride slated for April 28

The fourth annual Folsom Powerhouse Century Ride hosted by the US Cycle Tour Club will be held April 28. This event benefits the National Parkinson Foundation and offers cycling e ...

Orienteering a differing kind of sport

Navigation was the name of the game at Folsom Lake on Sunday morning and it had nothing to do with boating. Gold Country Orienteers, a local membership in the competitive internati ...

Folsom wrestlers headed to nationals

Folsom High is sending four of its top wrestlers to the National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va. Mason Koshiyama and Lorenzo De La ...

Scholarships available for golfers; learn how to get them

If you’re a parent of a youth golfer who hopes to one day play at the collegiate level, Will Robins Golf has an event planned that you shouldn’t miss. At 6 p.m. on Wednesday, M ...

Former big leaguer loves to teach

From the time he started swinging a bat as a young boy, baseball is all Matt Walbeck wanted to do. After playing parts of 11 seasons in the big leagues and spending eight seasons a ...

Folsom grad Blodgett earns player of the week honors

William Jessup University junior Mallory Blodgett went 12 for 21 in six games and was selected as the California Pacific Conference Softball Player of the Week for the dates March ...

Folsom Lake College tennis teams fall to Shasta

The Folsom Lake College tennis teams hosted Shasta College on Friday in a Big 8 Conference match but couldn’t pull off a victory, with the men losing 7-2 and the women taking an ...

Folsom’s Sierra Marlins host 2012 Sierra Nevada Junior Olympics

The Folsom Aquatic Center, home of the Sierra Marlins Swim Team, was the site of the 2012 Sierra Nevada Junior Olympics Swimming Championships from March 2-4. The event, drawing 24 ...

Kinoshita sets national track record

Mike Kinoshita failed to achieve his only goal on Saturday by meeting a qualifying standard in the 1,500-meter run for the Paralympic Games. But what he did after that made up for ...

Pursuing a dream

Cat Walker feels like she’s living a dream. The 24-year-old San Diego State and St. Francis High School graduate flew to Finland on Sunday to embark on her career as a profession ...

Folsom Mad Dawg wrestling begins March 6

The Mad Dawg Wrestling Club is set to begin its 2012 season on March 6. The season runs through May 24 and will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays at Vista del Lago and Tuesdays and ...

Fuller notches first top-30 finish in an Elite International race; Named to J2 Nationals squad

Folsom High junior Jordan Fuller had a successful week at Jackson Hole, Wyo., recording his first overall top-30 finish in an elite international race and another top-10 for the J2 ...

Rowing club producing top athletes

A young area rowing program has taken over the national spotlight. The Upper Natoma Rowing Club is currently in its second year – races and regattas running throughout. While oth ...

Palmer sets American record in 80-meter hurdles in 50-54 age group

Folsom’s Liz Palmer continues to set new records in the world of track and field. Less than two years after setting the American record in the 50-54 age group 80-meter hurdles wi ...