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Oak Ridge tennis drops NorCal opener

FOLSOM — Whether snake bit, unlucky or over-matched, Oak Ridge girls tennis will have to wait at least another year for its first-ever NorCal win. Hosting the 10-team tournament last weekend at the Broadstone Racquet Club, their third straight NorCal appearance, the Lady Trojans fell 5-2 to Saratoga in their first match Friday, ending their […]

No Comment / November 23, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge tennis regroups for NorCals

FOLSOM — Oak Ridge’s comeback in an attempt to defend as Division I section champions fell short last Thursday as Rocklin edged the Lady Trojans 5-4 in a repeat of last year’s title match. Play stretched under the lights at Broadstone Racquet Club as Oak Ridge fought off the chill to get within 4-3. The […]

No Comment / November 16, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan tennis shares SFL title


FOLSOM — Oak Ridge celebrated its Senior Day Tuesday and played its final regular season home match, defeating Granite Bay 7-2. The Lady Trojans swept doubles play and won 4-of-6 singles to avenge an earlier loss to the Grizzlies. The victory, coupled with Rocklin’s loss to Del Oro, created a 3-way tie atop the Sierra […]

Comments Off / October 26, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge win sets up Folsom showdown

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GRASS VALLEY — Behind efficient first-half passing and an effective second-half ground game, Oak Ridge spoiled Nevada Union’s Senior Night 38-7 Friday in Sierra Foothill League action. The Trojans’ victory sets up Friday’s big game against Folsom for the league title. Troy’s Ian Book completed 12-of-18 passes for 207 yards and three touchdowns — all […]

Comments Off / October 26, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Schedule: Oct. 7-13, 2015

Wednesday, Oct. 7 Cross country OR @ SFL No. 2 meet, Nevada Union, 4 p.m. Golf OR @ Sierra High Invite, Manteca, 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 Golf Del Oro @ OR, Serrano CC, 3:30 Volleyball Granite Bay @ OR, 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9 Football OR @ Granite Bay, 7:30 Saturday, Oct. 10 Cross […]

Comments Off / October 05, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans pick up overtime victory

Oak Ridge quarterback Ian Book rolls out and looks upfield for an open receiver in Friday's overtime win over Woodcreek. Photo by Alisson Harris

ROSEVILLE — How much edge-of-your-seat suspense can one football program endure? If you’re Oak Ridge, the answer is a lot. Hours after their JV team won on a thrilling last-second play, the Trojan varsity outlasted host Woodcreek 35-28 in overtime to open the Sierra Foothill League schedule. What 48 regulation minutes couldn’t decide, the back […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans drop shootout to Reed

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SPARKS, Nev. — Shaking off a fourth-quarter deficit, host Reed High rallied past Oak Ridge 54-42 Friday night on the strength of Michael Penn’s five rushing touchdowns. The Raiders’ win came despite a stellar performance by Trojan quarterback Ian Book and his receivers. The two teams met last year with Reed also posting a 12-point […]

Comments Off / September 21, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »