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Lady Trojans reach semis

DIG IT! — Trojan Megan Priest makes this defensive play in early round playoff action last week. Photo by Mike Bush

Oak Ridge High volleyball head coach Patrick Sanders had plenty of reasons to smile after his Lady Trojans swept Rodriguez in last Thursday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I quarterfinal match. Sanders’ Trojans dominated the contest in three sets; the final scores were 25-13, 25-8, 25-9. The win sent No. 1 seed Oak Ridge into yesterday’s semifinal […]

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Late goal sinks Oak Ridge soccer

Cameron Madsen, left, and a Jesuit Marauder battle for possession in Saturday's D-I title game. Photo by Mike Bush

ELK GROVE — In a battle of the No. 1 and No. 2 California high school boys soccer teams for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I title at Cosumnes Oaks High on Saturday, Oak Ridge and Jesuit lived up to the hype. The Trojans, also ranked No. 1 in D-I, were denied an opportunity to win […]

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Schedule: Nov. 20-24, 2015

Friday, Nov. 20 Football Section playoffs D-I: Cosumnes Oaks @ OR, 7 p.m. Tennis NorCal Tournament Saratoga vs. OR, Broadstone RC, 11:30 Saturday, Nov. 21 Tennis NorCal Tournament OR @ Broadstone RC, 1, 3 p.m. Volleyball Section Finals, Tokay HS, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24 Volleyball NorCal Tournament OR @ Semis/Finals, Broadstone RC

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On to semis for Trojan soccer

Oak Ridge's Clayton Smith sends a kick upfield in Thursday's win over McClatchy. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

For the second time in two months, the Oak Ridge and McClatchy boys soccer teams met — this time in Thursday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I quarterfinal game. The host Trojans (14-1-3), the No. 1 seed in the section and California, silenced the Lions with a 3-1 win. Their first meeting was a 2-2 tie at […]

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Schedule: Nov. 11-17, 2015

Wednesday, Nov. 11 Soccer Section playoffs D-I: Napa @ OR, 6:30 Tennis Section playoffs D-I: Semifinals, Broadstone RC, 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12 Tennis D-I: Finals, tbd Volleyball Section playoffs Second round, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 Football Section playoffs First round Monterey Trail @ OR, 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 Cross Country OR @ […]

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Almeida makes Oak Ridge tennis history

Madeline Almeida is the only Trojan to ever play in a Sac-Joaquin Section Individual Singles tournament finals match. Courtesy photo

ROSEVILLE — Health and a tinge of payback worked in harmony for Oak Ridge’s Madeline Almeida who last week won the Individual Sac-Joaquin Section tennis title Friday at Johnson Ranch in Roseville. Second last year at the same tournament, Almeida, minus the turned ankle that affected her performance, got over the top this time against […]

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Three race teams qualify for sections

ANGELS CAMP — It was a great day of running for the Oak Ridge cross-country teams at the subsection meet last weekend at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds in Angel’s Camp. The varsity girls, sophomore boys, and Frosh/Soph girls teams all qualified for the upcoming section meet. The varsity girls’ team placed 5th with 118 points as […]

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