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Softball: Oak Ridge JV wins clashes

Tournament Champs — From left: Haley Orchard, Katie Dunnigan, Kevyn Freehill, Michelle Dennin, Kaci Pebley. Back row from left: Head Coach Kevin Pebley, Jordyn Poderick, Brooke Niemiec, Reagan Hunt, Sky Linnane, Bailee Leese, Aly Burkitt. Courtesy photo

ANTELOPE — The Oak Ridge JV softball team defeated Wheatland 8-2, Benicia 7-2, Rocklin 7-0 in the semifinals and Whitney 4-1 to sew up the Clash of Titans tournament title last weekend.

Comments Off / April 18, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Scoreboard

Baseball Oak Ridge 10, Woodcreek 3 — Trenton Denholm pitched six innings to win the Trojan’s SFL opener Monday. Beau Philip (double, triple) and Cameron Allie each had three hits while Denholm and Brendan Galbreath each went 2-for-4. Oak Ridge 12, Woodcreek 2 Softball Oak Ridge 1, Rocklin 7 Oak Ridge 1, Woodcreek 8 Golf […]

Comments Off / April 11, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge lacrosse can’t catch Grizzlies

Trojan Chris Vasquez is met by Granite Bay goalie Jeremy Neifert on this crease shot in Friday's Sacramento Valley League action. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Outscored 3-1 in the fourth quarter, Oak Ridge fell 9-7 to visiting Granite Bay in Sacramento Valley League action Friday night. Rain conflicted with yet another Trojan home match, especially early when Oak Ridge, behind good pressure, struck for the first two goals: Jack Hewitt’s assist on Chris Vasquez’ cut to the crease followed up […]

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Schedule: April 13-19, 2016

Wednesday, April 13 Baseball OR @ Rocklin, 4 p.m. Soccer Folsom @ OR, 4 p.m. Thursday, April 14 Golf OR vs Rocklin, Whitney GC, 3:30 Softball Del Oro @ OR, 4 p.m. Volleyball OR @ Rocklin, 6:30 Friday, April 15 Baseball Rocklin @ OR, 4 p.m. Diving OR vs Rocklin, Vista del Lago, 3 p.m. […]

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Oak Ridge lacrosse girls fall to Novato

Oak Ridge goalie Laurel Maunder makes a stick save in heated action with Novato Saturday. In front, Trojans Sidney Salmon and Emma Reed, No. 5, react to the play. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Northern California’s top girls team lived up to its billing Saturday when Novato paid Oak Ridge a visit and came away with the 14-6 victory. Overcoming an early 2-0 deficit, the defending North Coast section champs outscored the host Trojans by 10 the rest of the way behind a defensive and offensive effort the hosts […]

Comments Off / April 04, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans drop 5-setter

Oak Ridge's Ben Gillingham, left, and Austin Frese team for a block last week against Rocklin. Photo by Jerry Heinzer

Too early in the season for intense 5-set volleyball but that’s where host Oak Ridge and Rocklin went for Tuesday’s Sierra Foothill League match, won by the Thunder 25-18, 25-20, 19-25, 20-25, 15-12. That the Trojans didn’t fold after dropping the first two sets says something … as does Troy’s late push to try to […]

Comments Off / March 21, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge basketball settles for Elite 8

Trojan senior Briana Dulgar's stellar career as Oak Ridge's point guard ended Tuesday in the NorCal semifinals. Photo by Cindi Dulgar

CASTRO VALLEY — Despite 23 points from Kassidy De Lapp and two others in double figures, Oak Ridge saw its season come to an end with Tuesday’s 63-59 loss to host Castro Valley in girl’s Division I Final Four NorCal semifinal action. The Trojans entered the fourth quarter as they did Saturday against Dublin — […]

Comments Off / March 21, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »