Softball: Rough loss for Trojans

Looking to pull even atop the Delta River League softball standings, Oak Ridge made little noise in a 3-1 loss to visiting Pleasant Grove Thursday. With the win, the Eagles clinched at least a share of the league title. “I knew it was going to be close and we would have to play close to […]

May 08, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Trojan spikers get payback on Bruins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Ponderosa High’s varsity boys volleyball program hosted intra-county rival Oak Ridge Wednesday evening, falling 3-1 to the Trojans, 25-14, 32-30, 20-25, 26-24. For Oak Ridge, the victory was retribution of sorts for the loss it suffered to the Bruins last month — a four-set win Ponderosa couldn’t duplicate. “The heart was there […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Troy advances entire diving team

In preparation for the Sac-Joaquin Section Championships, divers from the Delta River and Metro Leagues came together and held their championships at the El Dorado Hills CSD pool Tuesday. Teams from around the Sacramento area, including Rosemont, Sheldon, Pleasant Grove, McClatchy, along with Oak Ridge and Jesuit/St. Francis, dueled off. The top four divers from […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Anderson awarded CIF scholarship

LODI — The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section announced $33,800 in scholarships were awarded to 48 winners of the A. Dale Lacky/CSEA Scholarships for outstanding athletic performance, community service and academic success during their four years of high school. The award, named after former Section and State CIF President A. Dale Lacky, recognizes the top male and […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Big nine-run inning lifts Oak Ridge

By Brandon Anicich Oak Ridge breached the .500 mark Friday afternoon at home, dropping Pleasant Grove 10-3 in Delta River League action. The Trojans smashed their way to a dozen hits and rallied from a one-run deficit with nine, fifth inning runs en route to a landslide victory. The win gave Oak Ridge the season […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge boys drop tight match

After a successful comeback to regain the lead, the Oak Ridge lacrosse team couldn’t stay in front and lost a 10-9 heartbreaker to visiting Bella Vista Tuesday. The Broncos took control from the get-go, leading 4-0 headed to the second quarter. As the Trojan defense tightened behind goalie Jacob Ochs, Josh Wellman found a wide-open Cayd Rich for Oak […]

April 22, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Cougars, Trojans at Bronco Invite

FAIR OAKS — The Oak Ridge and El Dorado track and field teams were a part of an 18-team field at last weekend’s Bronco Invitational at Bella Vista High School. Each team produced a winner. Cougar Matt Johnson took first in the pole vault while Trojan Jacob Sipes won the 300m hurdles. The top six […]

April 22, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged