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Schedule: Sept. 14-20, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 14 Cross Country OR @ SFL Meet, Willow Hills, 5:45 Tennis Nevada Union vs OR, Broadstone, 3;30 Volleyball Del Oro @ OR, 6 p.m. Water Polo Del Oro vs OR, CSD, 3:45, 5:45 Thursday, Sept. 15 Golf OR vs Del Oro, Morgan Creek GC, 3:30 Volleyball OR @ Durango Classic Friday, Sept. 16 […]

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Foundation solid for Oak Ridge girls volleyball

Oak Ridge's Shannon Dwyer sets teammate Hailey Maniglia during last week's Foundation Game intra-county match at Ponderosa. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Overcoming a slow start, Oak Ridge swept host Ponderosa 25-23, 25-12, 25-19 in last week’s 14th round of the annual Foundation Games. The Bruins enjoyed an early 9-3 first-set lead before the Trojans, behind the play of Cameryn Collie, Gracie Rowland and Shannon Dwyer, mounted a comeback and caught Ponderosa at 11-all. […]

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Big second half for Trojan football

Truman Andrus was met at the goal line but pushed across to score on this 3-yard touchdown reception Friday night. Village Life photo by Jerry Heinzer

Win the turnover battle, win the game. Host Oak Ridge did just that against Vacaville Friday night on Military Appreciation Night, coming away 41-15 victors for the Trojans’ second non league win in two attempts. The Bulldogs (1-1) battled well into the third quarter before Oak Ridge reeled off three unanswered touchdowns to secure the […]

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Schedule: Aug. 29 – Sept. 2, 2016

Monday, Aug. 29 Tennis OR @ Vista, 3:30 Volleyball PHS @ OR, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30 Golf OR vs Folsom, Empire Ranch, 4 p.m. Tennis Davis vs OR, Broadstone, 3;30 Wednesday, Aug. 31 Golf UM vs OR, Serrano, 3:30 Thursday, Sept. 1 Golf Vista vs OR, Serrano, 3:30 Tennis St. Francis vs. OR, Broadstone, […]

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U15 comp team wins tourney

The EDHSC U15 comp boys team won the recent Fair Oaks Cup Classic. Top row from left: Kyle Formigli, Jared Dixon, Connor Keane, Parker Thomas, Carson Schumm, Cole Bricca, Max Platt, Nolan Rodriguez. Front row from left: Will Bricca, Brent Malde, Ethan Goode, Ben Diaz, Wyatt Davis, Ben Asperheim

Individual skill development, teamwork, communication and outstanding effort by each player helped the EDHSC U15 comp boys team win the recent Fair Oaks Cup Classic. The players are: Kyle Formigli, Jared Dixon, Connor Keane, Parker Thomas, Carson Schumm, Cole Bricca, Max Platt, Nolan Rodriguez, Will Bricca, Brent Malde, Ethan Goode, Ben Diaz, Wyatt Davis and Ben […]

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Ex-Trojans team up at Fresno State

Kayla Galet's combination of height, speed and long strides in her downfield runs, above left, earned her the nickname "Gazelle." At right, Laurel Maunder's leadership and support for her Oak Ridge teammates made her the unofficial "team mom." Democrat photos by Jackie Penn

After spending the last four seasons elevating the Oak Ridge girl’s lacrosse program, midfielder Kayla Galet and goalie Laurel Maunder want to do the same for Fresno State. Recruited separately, the ex-Trojan duo hope they’ll deliver together the same impact for the Bulldogs that garnered Sierra Foothill and Sacramento Valley League championships and a deep […]

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Schedule: Aug. 24-29, 2016

Tuesday, Aug. 23 Golf *PHS vs OR, Serrano, 3:30 Tennis *St. Francis vs OR, Broadstone, 3:30 Wednesday, Aug. 24 Volleyball *OR vs Placer, 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 Golf *OR vs Roseville, Sierra View, 3:30 *OR vs Woodcreek, Serrano, 3;30 Tennis OR @ Davis, 3:30 Friday, Aug. 26 Football Amador @ UM, 7:30 OR vs […]

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