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Throwing Their Way To Nationals

Throwing Their Way To Nationals

The weighted ball thuds to the ground kicking up a cloud of dust with it.


On one side of a dry, weed-filled empty lot on the east side of Elk Grove’s city limits the boy who tossed this contraption, resembling a ball-and-chain device used years ago in the prison systems, steps out the steel-line...

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Roommates to meet in Gold River Challenger semis

Jul 11, 2014
Roommates to meet in Gold River Challenger semis

Third-seeded Madison Brengle, above, of the United Stateswill face top-seeded Olivia Rogowska, below, of Australiain the semifinals of the Gold River Women's Challenger.    GOLD RIVER, Calif. -- Madison Brengle will have mixed emotions when s...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Petition Drive To Reinstate Gomes Gains Momentum

Officials at Cosumnes Oaks High School remain mum on the reason for the firing of head varsity football coach Ryan "Scooter" Gomes.  The school's athletic director Bill Kapp steered inquiries towards Elk Grove Unified School District athletic dire...

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Gold River Women’s Challenger results, schedule

   GOLD RIVER, Calif. -- A story and photos will be added at about 1 a.m. Thursday (California time).$50,000 FSP GOLD RIVER WOMEN'S CHALLENGERAt Gold River Racquet ClubIn Gold River, Calif.Second-round singles    Julia Boserup ...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Detrick Moves Up In Waterskiing Ranks; Grubbs Joins CSUS Baseball

Detrick Moves Up In Waterskiing Ranks; Grubbs Joins CSUS Baseball

Professional Water Skier Brian Detrick has moved into the top ten of slalom skiing’s elite. Detrick, an Elk Grove High School graduate, is currently ranked eighth according to International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF).


Detrick’s performances have moved him up ten places on the IWWF Elite Skier List since the onset of the 2014...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Minor Leaguer Update

This city has been blessed with many excellent baseball players and there are many who call Elk Grove home that are still active in their sport on a professional level. Currently there one major leaguer that hails from Elk Grove - Arizona Diamondbacks'...

Game to 100
Home improvement: One change begets others

Jul 9, 2014
Home improvement: One change begets others

                    I could have squandered a lot of time at Home Depot the other morning trying to figure out which of the various types of ready-mix concrete was best for my … Continue reading

NorCal Tennis Czar
Gold River Women’s Challenger results, schedule

    GOLD RIVER, Calif. -- A story and photos will be added at about 1 a.m. Wednesday, California time. $50,000 FSP GOLD RIVER WOMEN'S CHALLENGERAt Gold River Racquet ClubIn Gold River, Calif.First-round singles   Jamie Loeb, Un...

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Stevenson to face Gibbs in Gold River Challenger

Stevenson to face Gibbs in Gold River Challenger

Alexandra Stevenson, a 1999 Wimbledon semifinalist, will meetfourth-seeded Nicole Gibbs, a former Stanford star, in the firstround of the Gold River Challenger. 2013 photo by Paul Bauman   Several intriguing first-round matches highlight toda...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Gomes Fired As Cosumnes Oaks’ Football Coach

Gomes Fired As Cosumnes Oaks’ Football Coach

In a sudden move Monday, school administration at Cosumnes Oaks High School fired football coach Ryan "Scooter" Gomes. No reason for the dismissal was given by school officials.Elk Grove Unified School District athletic director Jim Smrekar earlier ton...

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