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Trojan varsity water polo gets twin Senior Day wins

Cameron Phen looks to score. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Head coach Patrick Foster’s varsity boys and girls water polo programs earned an exciting sweep of Nevada Union last Wednesday at the El Dorado Hills CSD, as the girls varsity won 13-8 and varsity boys edged the Miners 10-9 in Sierra Foothill League action. Both teams had to fight for a winning push, as the […]

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Oak Ridge football pitches shutout

Photo by Gil Tournour

Justin Poerio played defense for the first time this fall, but the adjustment didn’t stop there. The Oak Ridge junior wide receiver/defensive back said his mom is now less nervous when she watches her youngest son play football. Poerio had never played the sport before trying out two years ago, when he followed older brother […]

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Schedule

Thursday, Oct. 20 Tennis OR @ Granite Bay, 3:30 Volleyball OR @ Bella Vista, 6 p.m. Water polo OR boys @ DeLong Tourney Friday, Oct. 21 Football OR @ Del Oro, 7:30 Volleyball OR @ ND Tiger Cup, Belmont Water polo OR boys @ DeLong Tourney Saturday, Oct 22 Volleyball OR @ ND Tiger Cup, […]

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Scoreboard

Tennis Oak Ridge 8, Folsom 1 Singles (OR first): Lily Wainwright won 6-1,6-0; Masha Cunningham won 6-4, 4-6, 16-14; Margaret Asperheim won 6-2, 6-1; Julia VanBoening won 6-3, 6-3; Kapri Lyons won 6-1, 6-0; Brooke Rose lost 2-6, 6-7. Doubles (OR first): Lan Zhao-Cheljea Jang won 6-3,6-0; Grace Hsueh-Archita Bhattacharya won 6-4, 6-3; Darshini Gupta-Lauren […]

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Oak Ridge defense steps to forefront

EARLY HURT — Trojan Devin Kemp puts Rocklin quarterback Cade Wyant to the turf for a second-play sack Friday night. Photo by Gil Tournour, orhsfootball.pictures

ROCKLIN — Stingy second-half defense spearheaded by two interceptions and two fourth-down stops led Oak Ridge past host Rocklin 27-15 in Sierra Foothill League action Friday night. Trojan quarterback Marco Baldacchino accounted for two touchdowns and running back Michael Pittman the other while Justin Poerio added a pair of field goals as Oak Ridge improved […]

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Troy x-country at Clovis Invite

FRESNO — The Oak Ridge High School varsity girls team and the varsity boys team competed well at 38th Annual Clovis Invitational at Woodward Park in Fresno last weekend. Teams throughout the state competed in this invitational which is held on the 5 kilometer (3.1 miles) state meet course. The girls had 31 full (5-7 […]

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Trojans sweep Granite Bay

Oak Ridge's Jenna Miller saves one against Granite Bay last week. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls volleyball program hosted Granite Bay Wednesday night, dropping the Grizzlies in three straight, 25-16, 25-18 and 25-16 to continue its flawless streak through Sierra Foothill League action. Competing in an SFL coach Patrick Sanders feels is “one of the deepest leagues around this year” the Lady Trojans have met and […]

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