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EDH artist shows off talent in SI for Kids

Tyler Silva's drawing of 49er Frank Gore was recently published in Sports Illustrated for Kids. Courtesy photo

Young El Dorado Hills artist Tyler Silva scored a touchdown with his drawing of San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore, earning a coveted spot in September’s Sports Illustrated for Kids. “I submitted the picture toward the end of last football season and after a few months we thought that they chose not to use it,” […]

No Comment / September 21, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans tame Woodcreek netters

Oak Ridge senior Teja Chalamcherla won her match in straight sets when the Lady Trojans hosted Woodcreek Friday. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Bruins edged by Del Campo FOLSOM — In a Sierra Foothill League girls tennis match Thursday at Broadstone Racquet Club, Oak Ridge remained undefeated with an 8-1 win over Woodcreek. The Lady Trojans (4-0 in the SFL, 6-0) were led by the doubles squads which won all three matches. Two of the three were settled […]

No Comment / September 21, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge loses to Reed

Defensively Friday, Oak Ridge was challenged to find any rhythm on offense, while on the defensive side of the ball it was faced with containing the punishing rushing attack of visiting Reed High from Sparks, Nev. “We went into this game knowing that Reed is a top Nevada team who looks to dominate at the line of […]

No Comment / September 21, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojan harriers edge new league foes

FOLSOM — Just one point separated the Oak Ridge girls cross country team from the Sierra Foothill League victory Wednesday at the first league meet at the Willow Hills course on the Folsom High campus. The Lady Trojans edged Woodcreek, by a score of 50 to 51. Leading the pack for Oak Ridge was Maddy […]

No Comment / September 18, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Offense carries Trojans to victory

Andrew Lacowski and Ryan Sullivan were some of offensive weapons that helped the Oak Ridge High football team to a 45-28 non-league win over Burbank on Friday. On the ground, Lacowski, one of the Trojans’ running backs, had 17 carries for 129 yards and three touchdowns. In the air, Sullivan, a tight end, hauled in four receptions for […]

No Comment / September 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans sweep Bruins

In their first and only nonconference volleyball meeting Wednesday, Oak Ridge and Ponderosa provided excitement in front of their respective fans inside the Trojans’ gym. There were several long rallies in the contest, but Oak Ridge (9-0) posted a three-game sweep over Ponderosa (5-6) by the scores of 25-20, 25-17, 25-21. In the first game, Oak […]

No Comment / September 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Runners compete at Lagoon Valley Classic

It was another great day of racing as the Oak Ridge cross country teams tackled the Lagoon Valley Classic Cross Country Invitational’s challenging two- and three-mile courses in Vacaville. The Oak Ridge varsity girls’ team turned in another stellar performance, placing 3rd in a very competitive race. Bella Vista and Davis placed 1st and 2nd, respectively. Both of […]

No Comment / September 09, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »