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Trojan wrestlers finish 3rd in DRL

Oak Ridge High wrestling rallied for a 38-28 victory over visiting Sheldon last Wednesday. The Senior Night win gave the Trojans third place over the Huskies with a 3-2 Delta River League record. Before the match, the program acknowledged its seniors —Blake Brown, Jon Muniz, Andrew Sylvester, Alex Diaz, Brandon Buriani and Waldhauser. Sheldon (2-3) […]

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

Oak Ridge athletes sign

SIGN — Jordan Matanane, center, smiles as he looks to the audience during the Oak Ridge football letter of intent signing Wednesday. Matanane signed with Sacramento State, Tostenson, left, signed with Azusa Pacific and Will Tucker, right, with Cal Poly. Mother Lode News photo by Krysten Kellum

Three Trojans from the Oak Ridge football program inked their names to a college Letter of Intent to play at the next level at a signing ceremony last Wednesday at the school’s multi-purpose room. Quarterback Will Tostenson will take his talents to Azusa Pacific; shifty power running back Matanane stays close to play for Sacrament […]

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

Oak Ridge continues DRL skid

SPO_ORboys

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 »

OR grapplers pin Sheldon

Winning the  final five matches Wednesday including closing back-to-back pins by Hugh Ellerman and Vince Waldhauser, Oak Ridge High wrestling rallied for a 38-28 victory over visiting Sheldon. The Senior Night win gave the Trojans third place over the Huskies with a 3-2 Delta River League record. Before the match, the program acknowledged its seniors […]

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

St. Francis too much for Lady Trojans

By Tyler Schmidt Mother Lode News correspondent The Oak Ridge High girls basketball team came into Tuesday’s game on a four-game winning streak against Delta River League nemesis St. Francis and though the Lady Trojans played hard in the nail-biter of a game, it wasn’t enough as the Troubadours cam away with the 63-55 victory […]

No Comment / February 02, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH 8-year-old wrestles at States

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STATE CONTENDER — Justin Lamson, 8, of El Dorado Hills took fourth place in the Elementary State Wrestling Championships held in Selma, California on Jan. 28. Justin (known to his teammates as “Boomer”) is a second year club wrestler and a student at Jackson Elementary School.

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

Oak Ridge boys lose two in a row

Oak Ridge High School’s boys basketball team broke a 19-game winning streak last week with a pair of devastating losses in Delta River League play. Wednesday night’s game against Pleasant Grove ended in a narrow 60-65 loss after the Trojans gave up 10 points in the second quarter and never recovered. Friday’s game against Sheldon […]

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