Trojans baseball falls to Franklin

SACRAMENTO — A landmark varsity baseball season for Oak Ridge that saw a 12 game winning streak bring a Delta River League championship to El Dorado Hills came to an end Wednesday night as the Trojans fell to the Franklin Wildcats 4-1 at Sacramento City College. “Gotta tip your hat to (Franklin); they played well,” […]

May 22, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Pereira, Oak Ridge move on to NorCals

STOCKTON — Ponderosa golfer Corey Pereira and the entire Oak Ridge team made the NorCal cut after qualifying performances at Monday’s Masters Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park in Stockton. Pereira carded a 68, four under par, to lead the field by two strokes while the Trojans combined for a score of 385. Both […]

May 17, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Kubick makes splash at section finals

LODI — Dylan Kubick ended his high school swimming career with second place finishes and All-American status at the Sac-Joaquin Section swimming and diving finals at the Tokay High pool on Saturday. The Oak Ridge senior took second place in the 200 intermediate medley with a time of 1:52.14 that earned him an automatic All-American […]

May 15, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge softball ends season

In a do-or-die softball game for the final Delta River League playoff spot, St. Francis ran circles around host Oak Ridge in a lopsided, five-inning, 15-0 loss. “Sometimes you catch teams at the wrong time and they were on fire today. I mean, they hit everything. I knew we’d have to play a good game […]

May 14, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Trojan spikers advance

Playing at home in the first round of the section playoffs, Oak Ridge knocked off Davis in four sets, 25-17, 26-24, 23-25, 25-17. “They just get into a rhythm. They’re a team that you can’t really micromanage a lot, and they sort of work out the bugs on their own,” Trojan coach Melanie DeMure said. […]

May 14, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Trojans sweep Bruins to capture league crown

Grab No. 1 seed for D-I playoffs SHINGLE SPRINGS — If the Oak Ridge High baseball team was going to win a share of the Delta River League title, the Trojans needed to have a big day at the plate against league and intra-county rival Ponderosa. Oak Ridge banged out 12 hits and winning pitcher […]

May 15, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge blanks Cougars 5-0

Oak Ridge girls soccer cruised through its CIF Division I playoff opener Tuesday, dropping visiting Kennedy 5-0. After an early goal by Anna Lippuner, the Lady Trojans eased off the accelerator through the first half, with both squads equally sharing possession. Troy keeper Nina Grimes picked up two saves in the first half to thwart […]

May 15, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,