Wednesday, April 23, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Roundup: April 5, 2012

Baseball

El Dorado 15, North Monterey County 3 — The Cougars improved to 12-0-1 with Wednesday’s win over the Condors. El Dorado is 3-0 on its spring break trip along the coast and wrapped up with yesterday’s game against Christopher High at Gavilan College.

El Dorado 5, St. Francis 4 — Tim Hinrichs pitched a six-hitter Tuesday with one walk and four strikeouts and the Cougars held on to improve to 2-0 on their coastal trip, 11-0-1 overall. Offensively, Zack Culp had two hits and an RBI and Zack Brown, Matt Smith and Nicholas Bonniksen each drove in runs.

Oak Ridge 10, Oakmont 3 — The top-ranked Trojans scored four first-inning runs and controlled Tuesday’s game to reach tonight’s championship of the SureWest Tourament against Bella Vista at Raley Field. Jason Ross threw four quality innings for Oak Ridge and was followed by Tommy Hummer and Alex FaGalde. Offensively, Lance Berringer went 3-for-4, Cody Uharriet (double) and Alec de Watteville were each 2-for-3 with two RBIs and Mason Watkins doubled.

Ponderosa 2, Vista del Lago 4 — The Vikings broke a 2-2 tie with two seventh-inning runs. Jeff Martin went 2-for-3 and Ian Boyle doubled for the Bruins.

Ponderosa 7, Lincoln 2 — The Bruins broke the game open with a six-run fifth inning.

Union Mine 3, Valley Christian 8 — The D’backs pulled even at 3-3 in the bottom of the fifth inning Wednesday but Valley Christian answered with five runs in the top of the sixth. Sean Tow doubled for Union Mine which mustered just three hits. R.J. Blake started for the D’backs and pitched well after a three-run first inning.

Union Mine 1, Pioneer 17 — Tow and Dan Davis doubled for the D’backs.

Union Mine 5, Rosemont 6 — Blake went 2-for-2 and Davis doubled in the D’backs’ second one-run loss of the SureWest Tournament.

Track and Field

A small contingent of Golden Sierra athletes participated in the 7th annual Rio Linda Track and Field Invitational on Tuesday which included 21 large and small schools from throughout the Sacramento region. Seniors Connor Barla and Emily Reddish were the top placers for the Grizzlies, both finishing second in their varsity long jump events with leaps of 21-8.5 and 16-9.5, respectively.
Reddish also medaled in the 400M finishing first in her heat with an opening season time of 63.97, and fourth overall in the timed-final event.
Medals were awarded to the top five finishers in each event.
Varsity girls: SP: 8-Julia Patterson, 29-8.5; D: 7-Emma Foley, 84-3; 8-Patterson, 80-10; LJ: 12-Foley, 12-1.5. TJ: 8-Reddish, 30-4.
Varsity boys: 800M: 26-Dan Pederson, 2:26.7. 1600M: 29-Pederson, 5:29.97. 3200M: 16-Pederson, 12:39.42. TJ: 6-Barla, 40-10.5.

Bowling

Knotty Pine Lanes, Pollock Pines
Mountain Women’s Bowling League — Week 17

Team Standings W L

1. Knotty Girls 18-6
2. Hillbilliettes 13-11
3. Pin Pals 13-11
4. Bowling Angels 12-12
5. B0wlin Baggs 10-14
6. We Do Wine 6-18

High games

223 – Dani Yandow
222 – Jeanne Valentine
220 – Rosemary Young

Democrat Staff

LEAVE A COMMENT

Discussion | No comments

.

News

 
More mountain lion sightings reported

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1, 8 Comments

Supervisor Nutting trial begins

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1, 28 Comments | Gallery

 
Sanford murder case to jury

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Herard over the back fence: Try fishing at Wakamatsu

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

 
Downtown group coordinates painting, awnings

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: A1

 
Gearing tax questions to correct office saves time

By Treasurer-Tax Collector | From Page: A3

.

Opinion

My turn: More than a buzzword

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A4, 19 Comments

 
Building restored

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

 
Outstanding dog

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

.

Letters

Misquote

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 6 Comments

 
Altshuler framing

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 6 Comments

National Day of Prayer

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 1 Comment

 
‘Parents, be afraid’ letter

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 15 Comments

Ukranian situation

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 3 Comments

 
.

Sports

Pedal power at the forefront next month

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Outside with Charlie: Transitioning

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A6

Pitching the ‘Root’ cause of Trojans’ victory

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Sports Scene: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

Roundup: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

 
.

Prospecting

4-H’ers star at showcase

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
At a glance: Look for fireballs

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2, 1 Comment

Authors to share their stories

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2, 2 Comments

 
Church to host human trafficking conference

By Pollock Pines | From Page: B3

Grow For It! Flower of Easter

By Barbara Schuchart | From Page: B5

 
.

Essentials

Crime Log: April 1-3

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Weather stats 4-22-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

Building permits 4/7-11/2014

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

 
.

Obituaries

Bobby Lloyd Bridges

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
Harry Frank Harper

By Contributor | From Page: A2, 4 Comments

Marion “Wayne” Griswold

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
.

Real Estate

.

Comics

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Horoscope, Thursday, April 24, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Horoscope, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Working It Out

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
New York Times Crossword

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Flying McCoys

By Contributor | From Page: A8