Ethos U11 Boys Blue learns a new style

By Jen Ostrode  The Ethos U11 Boys Blue team has had a tremendous season thus far and has recently played up an age group in two local U12 tournaments.  After being accepted into this Thanksgiving’s San Diego Surf Cup, a tournament well-known for being one of the premier tournaments in the nation, the Ethos boys […]

November 20, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Sophomore runners take 1st

It was a great day of racing for the Oak Ridge cross country athletes at the sub-section meet at Angels Camp on Nov. 9. Oak Ridge had 23 runners qualify for the section meet. The varsity boys’ team, varsity girls’ team and the sophomore boys’ team qualified for sections. Alison Bamford qualified for sections in […]

November 13, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Troy takes down Jesuit in OT

CARMICHAEL — Down 42-21 at the half Saturday, Oak Ridge’s coaching staff went to work. The challenge? Slow down the Jesuit ground game — the one that had shredded Troy’s defense for 420 yards and had scored on each of its six first half possessions. The Trojan defense came alive in the second half, holding […]

November 13, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Tennis: Lady Trojans silence Bears

FOLSOM — Nine matches led to a sweep Tuesday for the Oak Ridge High girls tennis team in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs. The Lady Trojans, winners of the Delta River League title, knocked off the visiting Merced Bears, 9-0, at the Broadstone Racquet Club. The win sends Oak Ridge into […]

November 13, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

4th ranked Oak Ridge doubles up No. 2 Eagles

EL DORADO HILLS — Two early second half touchdowns and defense allowed visiting Oak Ridge to saddle Delta River League foe Pleasant Grove with its first loss Friday. The Trojans (8-1, 3-1) came in ranked fourth in the area while the Eagles (8-1, 3-1) held the second rank. After a 7-all first half, Oak Ridge […]

November 06, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Soccer: Troy takes second

By Brandon Anicich EL DORADO HILLS — Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys soccer program suffered two losses this year in Delta River League action but Tuesday at home, the Trojans avenged one by dropping Pleasant Grove 6-1 on Senior Night to clinch second place and a playoff berth. Seniors Kevin Eccles, Brian Looper, Sean Miller, […]

November 06, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Trojans netters perfect in title run

FOLSOM — Oak Ridge High’s 7-2 regular season-ending victory over Ponderosa last month at the Broadstone Racquet Club was the finishing touches to their first, perfect 10-0 Delta River League season and second Division I league championship. The Lady Trojans won 4-of-6 singles matches and swept doubles. Oak Ridge clinched the title after its defeat […]

November 06, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,