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Lady Trojans capture 9-0 postseason victory

OAK RIDGE senior Teja Chalamcherla won her match Tuesday in straight sets. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

FOLSOM — Oak Ridge breezed past Napa 9-0 to open the CIF Section Division I playoffs at the Broadstone Racquet Club on Nov. 4. The Bulldogs, the Monticello Empire League’s second seed, edged Atwater 5-4 in Monday’s first round. Against the Lady Trojans, Napa was held set-less and managed just 12 points — five coming […]

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Oak Ridge girls take Masters

STOCKTON — The Oak Ridge girls golfers stayed on their roll with the low team score at Monday’s Masters Tournament at The Reserve. The Trojans’ six golfers shot a 420 to best Davis by seven strokes and Granite Bay by 24. All three advance to next week’s NorCal Tournament at The Club at Crazy Horse […]

Comments Off / November 04, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge wins piece of SFL volleyball title

GRANITE BAY — On the heels of last week’s high-energy Senior Night win over Rocklin, Oak Ridge defeated host Granite Bay 25-18, 25-10, 25-19 Monday to close the Sierra Foothill League season. The win over last year’s Division I state champions gave the Lady Trojans a share of the league title with the Grizzlies and […]

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Lady Trojans get back at Rocklin

Revenge is a dish best served cold and Rocklin tasted just that during Thursday’s Halloween-eve Sierra Football League volleyball match, as Oak Ridge upended the Thunder 26-24, 25-14, 27-25. The victory pulled fourth-ranked Oak Ridge even with No. 2 Rocklin for second place in the SFL, and atoned for an earlier setback on the Thunder court where […]

Comments Off / October 31, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Area produces two champions

IONE — Two local varsity prep girls’ golf teams, Union Mine and Oak Ridge, captured league titles earlier this month after winning their respective league tournaments to close the regular season. Both went undefeated. For each, the journey to end up league champ is unique — the Lady Diamondbacks in what was thought to be a rebuilding […]

Comments Off / October 22, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans drop third straight

LOOMIS — Hoping to reverse its two-game skid to Sierra Foothill League foes Friday at Del Oro to keep postseason ambitions alive, Oak Ridge instead fell victim to the Golden Eagles’ big plays and reverse field scores in a 35-14 loss. The Trojans had wanted their second Placer County trip in three weeks to be fruitful but Del […]

Comments Off / October 19, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Troy defeats mixed Broncos’ squad

Behind Will Kirk’s team-high four goals, Oak Ridge picked up a key 14-5 victory over visiting Bella Vista Monday at the CSD pool in El Dorado Hills. For the record, the Trojans faced two opponents. Due to a scheduling mishap, the Bronco varsity didn’t enter the water until the third quarter. Oak Ridge, using all its […]

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