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Oak Ridge ousts Enochs

Hailey McCoy scored 22 points Tuesday and platooning posts Kassidy De Lapp and Siera Rasmussen did the same as 2nd seed and host Oak Ridge turned back No. 15 Enochs 63-43 to open the Division I section playoffs. A 20-8 fourth quarter cemented the outcome. After the Eagles sank back-to-back three-pointers to open, a Trojan […]

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Trojans douse Lodi’s Flames

Jared Casey’s 21 points and 19 from Matt Battaglia led three Trojans in double figures as No. 7 host Oak Ridge held off No. 10 Lodi 68-59 in last Wednesday’s Division I section playoff opener. Casey had nine of his points in the fourth quarter, Battaglia was perfect from the free throw line in six […]

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Payback sweet for Oak Ridge girls

Not as good as two but one half with Kassidy De Lapp is better than none. De Lapp’s presence was the difference Thursday for the Oak Ridge girls who exacted some revenge with a 40-33 second-round playoff win over visiting McClatchy before a packed gymnasium. Saddled with two quick fouls, De Lapp’s first-half court time […]

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Trojan skiers make school history

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — The South 1 Division’s regular season concluded with last Monday’s third and final slalom race at Sierra-at-Tahoe. Afterwards, the league held its annual barbecue/awards banquet. The Trojans did not leave empty-handed. The boys ski team remained undefeated to win the title for the first time ever after years of dominance by El Dorado […]

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Schedule: Feb. 24 – Mar. 1, 2016

Wednesday, Feb. 24 Baseball Elk Grove vs OR, FLC, 5 p.m.* Boys basketball Section playoffs D-I: Lodi @ OR, 7 p.m. Golf OR vs Granite Bay, GBCC, 2:30 Thursday, Feb. 25 Girls basketball Section playoffs Second round, tbd, 7 p.m. Volleyball OR @ Roseville, 6 p.m.* Friday, Feb. 26 Boys Basketball Section playoffs Second round, […]

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Soccer tryouts continue

Rain, at times a heavy downpour, could not keep El Dorado Hills’ young athletes from recent tryouts for the El Dorado Hills Soccer Club’s competitive teams. Players competed for spots on the U9-U11 squads and the newly announced U8 Academy program. “The turnout was impressive, especially considering the weather. We are thrilled with the dedication these […]

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Trojans aim for ski title

Oak Ridge's Jennifer Davis, pictured earlier this season, finished sixth in the South 1's fifth race. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — Cloud-less, blue skies engulfed Sierra-At-Tahoe a week ago Monday as South 1 Division skiers and snowboarders completed the season’s second of three slalom races. Trojans again won the ski races as Allena Thompson returned to the top spot as did Parker Doshier. Teamwise, Oak Ridge leads the boy’s field after five races while […]

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