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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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Schedule: Feb. 17-23, 2016

Friday, Feb. 19 Boys/Girls basketball Section playoffs, tbd Wrestling Divisionals D-I: OR @ Lincoln/Stockton HS Emily Se @ Girls Masters Tournament, McNair HS Saturday, Feb. 20 Baseball OR @ Granite Bay, scrimmage, 10 a.m. Lacrosse OR boys vs De LaSalle, Jesuit HS, tbd OR girls @ Davis Play Day Softball OR @ Antelope, scrimmage, 2 […]

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Alpine Race No. 4 in the books

Trojan Michelle Dennin took sixth in the last GS race. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — The South 1 Division completed its third Giant Slalom race last Monday at Sierra-at-Tahoe. Oak Ridge’s Dallas Diel won the boy’s ski race, edging out teammate Parker Doshier. On the girl’s side, Allena Thompson was second. Complete results are at south1race.org.

Comments Off / February 09, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge athletes sign

Eleven Trojan athletes took part in last week's Letter of Intent signing ceremony at the Oak Ridge campus' multi-purpose room. Seated from left: Laura Soper, basketball, University of Puget Sound; Kristina O'Donnell, soccer, University of Oklahoma; Elizabeth Cameron. volleyball, Babson College. Standing back row from left: Gage Webb, lacrosse, Lynchburg College; Brendan Galbreath, baseball, Occidental College' John Moestopo, football, Southern Oregon University; Brock Martin, football, Southern Oregon University; Ian Book, football, Notre Dame; Luke Goins, football, Southern Oregon University; Connor Folden, football, Montana State; Kevin Kassis, football, Montana State. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

EL DORADO HILLS — Oak Ridge held a signing ceremony last week in the multi purpose room that saw 11 athletes sign Letter Of Intents to play college sports.

Comments Off / February 09, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Doshier, Thompson and Co. first in ski races

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — Oak Ridge skiers Parker Doshier and Allena Thompson duplicated last week’s winning efforts at Monday’s first slalom race under great weather conditions at Sierra-at-Tahoe. Team-wise, the Trojan boys, with five top-10 finishers, out-pointed Ponderosa 389-369 with El Dorado (355) in third and Union Mine (221) fourth. The girl’s side had the only deviation as […]

Comments Off / January 31, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans win dual, 6th at Morro Bay

Mikey Mello lifts a Del Oro wrestler across the mat last Thursday. Photo by Kristin Bicocca

MORRO BAY — Six Oak Ridge wrestlers placed at last weekend’s Sam Boyd CIT Tournament at Morrow Bay High School. The top Trojan to medal was Mikey Mello (128 pounds) in second place. Four others placed sixth: Jackson Redhair (134), Ricky Mello (140), Bobby Mello (154) and AJ Bicocca (162). Nick Diaz (182) was seventh. […]

Comments Off / January 25, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »