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Trojan Football All-Metro selections

Cameron Stone
Photo by Gil Tornour, orhsfootball.pictures

2016 All Metro Football Team First team offense: Parker Blomquist, Marco Baldacchino First team defense: Cameron Stone Second team offense: Bryan Catchings Second team defense: Truman Andrus, Justin Poerio Honorable Mention offense: Derek Item, Michael Pittman Honorable Mention defense: Kyle Brown, Nate Otto

No Comment / January 09, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge girls 2-0 in SFL

Trojan Marie Olson shoots over a Granite Bay defender in Friday's first varsity game. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Opening Friday’s varsity doubleheader with Granite Bay, the Oak Ridge girls improved to 2-0 in the Sierra Foothill League after their 73-54 victory. The Trojans built a double-digit lead early and maintained it the rest of the way. The closest the Grizzlies came in the fourth was 14 — not enough reason to panic and […]

No Comment / January 09, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans pull out last-second victory

Oak Ridge's Koelbe DiMauro gets off this contested shot in Friday's SFL matchup with Granite Bay. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Stone gets another ‘pick’ Teams that continue to throw the ball in the vicinity of Cameron Stone ultimately pay a price. After the Oak Ridge All Metro First Team defensive back (8 interceptions) left his mark on the gridiron, the senior’s shift to the hardwood is equally fruitful where Friday, his steal of a crucial […]

No Comment / January 09, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans second at Toss Up

Marie Olson

Never overcoming its slow start, Oak Ridge fell 59-43 to McClatchy in Thursday night’s championship game of the Trojan Toss Up, disappointing a large turnout of fans that included Trojan basketball alumni. Engulfed in playoff atmosphere, neither team started well but once the Lady Lions got rolling, led by Jordan Cruz — the main holdover […]

No Comment / December 23, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »


Oak Ridge's AJ Bicocca goes for the takedown last week in Turlock. Courtesy photo

Wrestling Oak Ridge 53, Rodriguez 17 Wins: Jackson Redhair (145). Pins: Max McCarver (113), Jared Horstman (126), Mikey Mello (132), Bobby Mello (170), Kaden West (182), AJ Bicocca (195), Preston Cobabe. Oak Ridge 42, Turlock 8 Wins: Mikey Mello (132), Ricky Mello (138), Jackson Redhair (145), Calvin Butler (152), Bobby Mello (170), Kaden West (182). […]

No Comment / December 23, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan hoops win big

rojan Landon Woodwick's hot first-quarter shooting set the tone Saturday. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Landon Woodwick’s four, first-quarter three-pointers was a good start last Saturday and Cade Hoppe’s 9 points in the fourth, part of his team-high 25, was a good end as host Oak Ridge throttled Bella Vista 78-48 in boy’s nonleague play. The Trojans led 50-24 at the half. Overall they made nine from beyond the arc. […]

1 Comment / December 19, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan soccer sweeps Ponderosa

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Zack Hayden scored two of Oak Ridge’s three goals last Friday and the Trojans held off a furious Ponderosa rally to edge the Bruins 3-1 in boys intra-county action. Oak Ridge’s win capped a varsity sweep. Thursday, the Lady Trojans used a late goal to nip Ponderosa 1-0. Hayden led an effective […]

Comments Off / December 12, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »