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OR baseball wins twice

Trojan first baseman Trenton Denholm makes the grab on his foul pop-up Saturday against Woodcreek. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

SACRAMENTO — Oak Ridge High’s varsity baseball program showed its resilience Saturday afternoon at Sacramento City College, coming back to defeat Woodcreek 9-8 in CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I action. Down 8-4 in the bottom of the seventh, Billy Martina and Rhys Kennedy singled and doubled on first-pitch fastballs, respectively, before Crew Winkler’s hard liner […]

Comments Off / May 23, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge softball falls to Bruins

Intra-county rivalry softball action was the main attraction benefiting a good cause Monday as Oak Ridge High hosted Ponderosa for the annual Breast Cancer Awareness game. This year, bragging rights went to the Bruins defeated their hosts 10-3. After a quiet first two innings, the Bruin offense smashed 14 hits and scored in each of […]

Comments Off / May 09, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Lacrosse wins SFL

Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls clinched the Sierra Foothill League championship Friday night at home, defeating Davis 12-6 at home on a Senior Night honoring Laurel Maunder, Kayla Galet and Kacie Weidert. Brianne Gross had 4 goals and 2 assists on the night while Skylar Schuette had 2 goals and an assist. Galet and teammate […]

Comments Off / May 02, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans sweep Del Oro

After back-to-back no-hitters by Trenton Denholm and John Cross, Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys capped off a three-game sweep over Del Oro with a 4-3 come-from-behind victory Thursday afternoon at home in Sierra Foothill League action. Patrick Smith homered while Brendan Galbreath (2-for-3, 2 runs) and Cameron Allie (2-3, RBI, run) each tripled as the Trojans made […]

Comments Off / May 02, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans take 2-of-3 from Rocklin

Trenton Denholm. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Oak Ridge High’s varsity baseball program continues its unstoppable roll deeper into the regular season with a 10-0 dismantling of Rocklin at home last Monday during Sierra Delta League action. Junior ace Trenton Denholm picked up the win for Troy, giving up no runs on two hits and a walk while striking out one on […]

Comments Off / April 18, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan baseball sweeps Woodcreek

Oak Ridge continued its stellar regular season start, downing Woodcreek 11-4 in Sierra Foothill League action at home last Wednesday afternoon. The Trojans plated runners in each of the first five innings while starting pitcher John Cross was borderline untouchable over six innings of work, fanning 7 and allowing two runs on a mere three […]

Comments Off / April 11, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge girls, Ponderosa battle to 0-0 draw

Oak Ridge's Autumn Derr, left, gets a pass off despite pressure from Ponderosa's Jadah Suarez. Democrat photo by Jackie Penn

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Friday’s preseason action between intra-county rivals Ponderosa High and Oak Ridge must have been watched by Odin himself, as both junior varsity and varsity matches took place amidst a torrential storm that felt more “Viking hurricane” than simply “rain.” Happening in Bruin country, Ponderosa’s junior varsity program set the tone with a […]

Comments Off / March 07, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »