Folsom

Folsom man never lost sight of his dreams

Falling from 19,500 feet, Ted Volpendesta is as focused as he’s ever been. The 35-year-old Folsom resident and skydiver has a job to do and he’s been visualizing it fo ...

Briggs sisters wrap up fine swim season

Brooke and Ilana Briggs recently wrapped up a superb swim season representing the Johnson Ranch Barracudas swim team. The Briggs’ sisters are Folsom residents. Brooke is a s ...

California Academy of Baseball has team place well at tournament in New York

A 12-and-under baseball team from the California Academy of Baseball in Rancho Cordova reached the quarterfinals of the Cooperstown All-Star Village tournament in Cooperstown, New ...

Folsom American All-Stars prep for state tournament with haircuts and flavored ice

Folsom American Little League’s 9-10 All-Stars are one of the best little league baseball teams in the state and when they play their first game of the state tournament Satur ...

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 ...

Folsom’s Dominic Stone earns first career victory in Placerville Speedway’s July Fourth Spectacular

PLACERVILLE, CA (6-27-15) – For several years, Folsom resident Dominic Stone has been involved in auto racing at Placerville Speedway in many ways, including sponsorship of t ...

Woodcreek Seawolves blaze past Folsom TigerSharks

Despite missing several swimmers due to the Water Polo Junior Olympics, the Woodcreek Seawolves swim team still had enough firepower to overcome their local rivals from Folsom, 536 ...

Fair Oaks man begins ride across the country to raise money for Parkinson's

For five years Mike Ambrozewicz has been planning a cross-country bike ride from San Francisco to New York and the day has finally arrived. Ambrozewicz, 66, leaves San Francisco t ...

Kick It Clinic to be held Friday at Livermore Park

Hundreds of Folsom youth have learned fundamental soccer skills through the annual Kick It Clinic over the last seven years. The eighth clinic will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday ...

Athlete of the Week: Kaytlin Barker

Kaytlin Barker is a multi-talented 16-year-old, junior-to-be at Folsom High. Barker is an accomplished dancer, singer and actor and on top of that will be competing at the USRowin ...

Athlete of the Week: Allie DiChristopher

Allie DiChristopher is a lean fitness machine. The 18-year-old Sierra College freshman, who graduated from Folsom High in December, won the INBA Silver and Black Ms. Fitness compe ...

Booth wins sixth straight state judo title

For the sixth straight year, Curtis Booth is a state judo champion. Booth, who is finishes his junior year at Folsom High this week, won the California Judo State Championship in ...

Corbitt, Buffalo Wild Wings to team up to raise money for cancer research

Folsom resident Hunter Corbitt is helping raise money for cancer research. The 15-year-old Vista del Lago freshman and race car driver has teamed up with Racing 2 Cure to help fig ...