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Oak Ridge girls loss means tough road ahead

STOCKTON — The road to defending 2010′s CIF State Championship got a lot tougher after last Wednesday’s 45-58 loss to fired up Lincoln of Stockton. Under the new format started in 2010, the third- and fourth-place teams advance out of the Sac-Joaquin Section championships to the Northern California Regional Tournament so Oak Ridge is not […]

No Comment / March 03, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Waldhauser wins Masters wrestling title

VINCE WALDHAUSER grapples with Ponderosa wrestler Devon Nooner during a dual meet. Waldhauser won his second championship at Saturday's Masters Tournament. He advances to States this week. Mother Lode News photo by Pat Dollins

STOCKTON — In a rematch between the Nos. 2- and 3-ranked wrestlers in the state, Oak Ridge’s Vince Waldhauser, 160 pounds, prevailed over McNair’s James Wilson 9-3 to win the second Masters championship of his prep career Saturday. Earlier in the season at the Tim Brown Memorial Tournament, Waldhauser defeated Wilson 1-0. Waldhauser’s victory capped […]

No Comment / February 28, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans ousted in round 1 of basketball playoffs

STOCKTON — McNair’s 11-4 run late in the third quarter gave the host team the lead for good and the Eagles, paced by five players in double figures, ended Oak Ridge’s season with a 62-58 victory in the first round of the boys Sac-Joaquin Section Division I basketball playoffs Wednesday night. After spotting McNair a […]

No Comment / February 25, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans celebrate Senior Night with win

OAK RIDGE’S Dakota McLarnan drives to the basket for two of her 14 points in Troy’s win over Pleasant Grove Tuesday. Mother Lode News photo by Pat Dollins

The Oak Ridge girls basketball team moved into second place in the Delta River League standings all alone with a 53-44 victory over visiting Pleasant Grove Tuesday. Flowers and tributes opened the evening’s festivities as seniors Dakota McLarnan, Stefanie Walberg, Alexa Pickett, Carly Benttencourt, Natalie Stone and Hayley Padua-Dean celebrated their final league home game […]

No Comment / February 09, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge continues DRL skid

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The Sheldon boys baskeball team showed why it’s No. 1 and undefeated in the Delta River League Friday night, cruising to a 70-56 victory over Oak Ridge. The loss was the fourth in a row for the Trojans, whose unbeaten streak came to an end with a five-point loss to Pleasant Grove Jan. 26. Two […]

No Comment / February 06, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Pondo girls roll over Folsom

SHINGLE SPRINGS — The Ponderosa girls basketball team shrugged off Friday’s loss to Oak Ridge in a big way Tuesday, dominating visiting Folsom 66-44. With the victory the Lady Bruins (16-5 overall, 2-2 in league) evened their Delta River League record. Folsom didn’t have chance against the Bruins Tuesday. Ponderosa set the tempo and took […]

No Comment / January 31, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports | Read More »

County wrestlers champions at Tim Brown tourney

SACRAMENTO — Two El Dorado County wrestlers were champions at the close of the 19th annual two-day Tim Brown Memorial Tournament sponsored by Foothill High School this weekend. The tournament, which attracts around 800 of the top wrestlers in Northern California, is generally considered the precursor to February’s post season tournaments as athletes battle for […]

No Comment / January 24, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »