sophia barden

Barden places seventh in world baton twirling championships

Sophia Barden, daughter of Craig and Cynthia Barden of El Dorado Hills, recently returned from the 34th World Baton Twirling Championships held Aug. 2-5 in Kissimmee, Florida. Onl ...

Barden makes U.S. baton twirling team

Two years ago at the US Trials of Baton Twirling, Sophia Barden placed fourth overall. This past weekend in Shelbyville, Indiana, Barden won the competition, as she solidified hers ...

Barden earns MaxPreps Semper Fidelis Athlete of the Month

Oak Ridge junior Sophia Barden had a nice sendoff to the US Trials of Baton Twirling Tuesday, as she was awarded the Female MaxPreps Semper Fidelis High School Athlete of the Month ...

Oak Ridge girls' soccer narrows gap in SFL with win over Granite Bay

Given the fact it’s generally hard to score goals in soccer, when teams of similar skill compete it’s normally a close game with little separating a win, a loss, or tie ...

EDH Athlete of the Week: Sophia Barden

Sophia Barden is inching her way closer to a world championship gold medal in baton twirling. After qualifying for her first world championship meet a year ago, Barden came home f ...

Twirling all the way to Sweden

Sophia Barden has won several national championships in baton twirling, but never a world title. Next week, Barden, 15, will represent the United States while competing for a worl ...