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Oak Ridge golf second in the standings; Ponderosa sits third

The Oak Ridge and Jesuit boys golf teams were both 9-1 in the Delta River League standings heading into last week’s dual match at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course but when the day was over the Marauders were first all alone with a 184-197 victory. “Bottom line we got spanked,” first year coach Stan Iverson said. […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

El Dorado Hills’ Brandon Claiborne wins gold in Jr. High TOC

El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club grappler Brandon Caliborne puts Alta Vista's Justin Duram to the mat in Saturday's semifinal match. Courtesy photo

LOOMIS — Brandon Claiborne, 13, a member of the El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club, won the 135-pound weight class in the 44th annual Northern California Junior High Tournament of Champions Saturday. Claiborne, who took third last year as a seventh-grader in his third year of wrestling, breezed with a technical fall in his opening match […]

No Comment / March 14, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Subjeck wins Division I gold

Oak Ridge's Keaton Subjeck, right, sizes up Franklin's DJ Harper in Saturday's championship match at Ponderosa High. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Twenty-one El Dorado County wrestlers qualified for this weekend’s Sac-Joaquin Masters tournament after two days of Division I wrestling at Ponderosa High Friday and Saturday. Oak Ridge’s Keaton Subjeck is the lone champion of the 21. He needed just 38 seconds to drop Franklin’s DJ Harper to his back and pin him […]

No Comment / February 20, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Bruins hold off Cougar comeback

Old rivalries never die. The traditional preseason girls basketball game between El Dorado and visiting Ponderosa is as important to the players as games were when the teams competed in the Sierra Valley Conference. For the second year in a row, the Lady Bruins came out on top Tuesday, edging El Dorado 44-41 and ending […]

No Comment / November 30, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge boys cross country team goes ‘bananas’

TROJAN DUSTY ARMSTRONG took third in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I cross country race to lead the Oak Ridge team to its first ever section title. Village Life file photo by Pat Dollins

FOLSOM — The heavily favored Davis High cross country team set up camp right next to Oak Ridge Saturday morning as both programs prepared for a day of racing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Meet at Willow Hills in Folsom. And when the Division I boys race was over, the Blue Devils had a ringside seat […]

No Comment / November 14, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

OR cross country qualifies for Friday’s section cross country meet

The Sac-Joaquin Section sub-section meet, held Saturday at Frogtown in Angels Camp, hosted cross country teams vying for berths in Friday’s section meet, the final qualifier for the Nov. 25 CIF State Meet on Fresno’s Woodward Park course. Just 10 boys varsity teams and 10 girls varsity teams in each of five divisions qualified along […]

No Comment / November 08, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Varsity Trojans win Delta River League title

The race is on —€” Trojan Dusty Armstrong finished sixth in 17 minutes flat, helping the varsity boys take the title. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

FOLSOM — Saturday’s Delta River League cross country championship meet was full of side stories. The 2010 defending champion Oak Ridge varsity boys were on a mission after coming in second to Pleasant Grove in an earlier DRL meet. “We lost the first league meet and wanted to come back,” Ryan Prestegard said. The team […]

No Comment / October 31, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »