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Spencer 6th, Hendrickson 10th in SFL race

Arial Hendrickson web

FOLSOM — Five members of the Oak Ridge High boys and girls cross-country teams finished in the top 20 in the Sierra Foothill League’s first race of the season last Wednesday at the Willow Hills Reservoir on the Folsom High campus. Taking sixth place for the Trojan boys was Drew Spencer, only a sophomore, finished […]

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Granite Bay water polo bests Oak Ridge teams

In the first half last Tuesday, the Oak Ridge High girls water polo team battled Granite Bay for every possession on offense. But the Lady Trojans’ first home league match of the Sierra Foothill League season was spoiled by the Grizzlies, who posted an 11-3 victory at the El Dorado Hills’ CSD pool. After Granite […]

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Trojan water polo sweeps Ponderosa

Democrat photo by Cliff Gagliardo

In their intra county boys water polo meeting at the El Dorado Hills’ CSD swimming pool last Tuesday, Oak Ridge swam past Ponderosa for a 16-7 win. The Trojans (2-0) jumped out to a 5-2 lead after the first period on three goals from Jack Davidson, one of seven seniors on the team who is […]

Comments Off / September 14, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Big plays lead Oak Ridge over Titans

Kevin Kassis web

SACRAMENTO — Four touchdowns in the second quarter led Oak Ridge to a 56-28 win over host Burbank in Friday’s non-league football game. Trailing 14-7 late in the first quarter, Luke Goins’ 37-yard kickoff return sparked the Trojans (3-0). Oak Ridge tied the game at 14-all with 10:31 left in the half when quarterback Ian […]

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Oak Ridge sweeps Ponderosa

Last Thursday, the Oak Ridge High and Ponderosa High volleyball teams squared in an intra county and non-league match at the Trojans’ gym. The host Lady Trojans, led by new head coach Patrick Sanders battled for every point in the first two games of their contest. But Oak Ridge pulled away in the third set […]

Comments Off / September 06, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan 2015 varsity football preview

Team: Oak Ridge Mascot: Trojans Head Coach: Eric Cavaliere, 9th year Assistant Coaches: Mark Watson, Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks; Darren Jonutz, Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers; Chris Williams, Offensive Line; Kevin Placek, Defensive Line; Ron Martin, Running Backs; Ben Sweet, Defensive Backs; Bill Bunce, Wide Receivers; Kevin Lopina, Quarterbacks. League: Sierra Foothill League (Del Oro, Folsom, Granite Bay, Nevada Union, […]

Comments Off / August 31, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge hangs on in wild opener

Big plays and numbers fueled Oak Ridge to a 57-55 non-league football home win over Whitney in Friday’s opener for both teams. After Trojan running back Michael Pittman scored his third of a game-high five touchdowns on a 2-yard off-tackle play with 33.5 seconds left in the second quarter, Oak Ridge, now leading 33-28, got […]

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