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Folsom gridders too much for Oak Ridge

Kevin Kassis turns upfield looking for running space against Folsom in Friday's battle for the league title. Village Life photo by Jackie Penn

Much of their team’s action against Folsom was every bit the manicured nail-biter Oak Ridge fans could have hoped for Friday. But an early six-point lead for the upset-minded hosts dissolved in a flurry of no-nonsense scoring drives from the defending Division I state champion Bulldogs. Two short scoring runs and a touchdown pass from […]

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Trojans seeded No. 1 for playoffs

Oak Ridge's Cameron Madsen, left, fights a Nevada Union Miner for control last week. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

With the Sierra Foothill League title wrapped up, the Oak Ridge High boys soccer team continued to take care of business Tuesday with a 3-0 win over Nevada Union on Senior Day. Friday, the playoff brackets for Division I had the Trojans as the top seed. Yesterday, Oak Ridge hosted Edison to open the postseason. […]

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Scoreboard

Volleyball Oak Ridge def. Rocklin 16-25, 25-13, 23-25, 25-15, 17-15 — The Lady Tojans secure the Sierra Foothill League title with Thursday’s huge road win. Golf Division 1 North Tournament @ Silverado (18 holes, par 72) 1-Granite Bay, 415; 2-Oak Ridge, 423; 3-Rocklin, 449; 4-St. Francis, 468; 5-Pleasant Grove, 491; 6-Vacaville, 514; 6-Davis, 527; 7-Wood, […]

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Why not wrestling?

Oak Ridge teacher/wrestling coach Casey Rhyan wants sixth to 12th graders to consider wrestling when signing up for winter sports. “Wrestling is such a great alternative people don’t realize,” Rhyan said. “There is so much money and politics surrounding many sports in El Dorado Hills, but in wrestling no one sits on the bench and […]

Comments Off / October 29, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Scoreboard: Oct. 25, 2015

SPOOKY — The EDHSC Mighty Ladybugs faced the Roseville 101 Dalmatians in the very first U8 Halloween Tournament last weekend. Pictured Ladybugs from left: Lauren Mitchelmore, Mia Carnaroli, Casey McCoy. Photo by Julie Samrick

Tennis Oak Ridge 5, Del Oro 4 Singles (OR first): Madeline Almeida def. Isaac 6-2, 6-3; Lily Wainwright def. by Stough 6-2, 1-6, 1-6; Kassidy Lyons def. Jensen 6-0, 6-2; Margaret Asperheim def. by Conkle 6-7, 4-6; Julia VanBoening def. by Jorgensen 5-7, 3-6; Kapri Lyons def. by Watson 4-6, 3-6. Doubles (OR first): Kelly […]

Comments Off / October 26, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojan tennis shares SFL title

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FOLSOM — Oak Ridge celebrated its Senior Day Tuesday and played its final regular season home match, defeating Granite Bay 7-2. The Lady Trojans swept doubles play and won 4-of-6 singles to avenge an earlier loss to the Grizzlies. The victory, coupled with Rocklin’s loss to Del Oro, created a 3-way tie atop the Sierra […]

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Oak Ridge win sets up Folsom showdown

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GRASS VALLEY — Behind efficient first-half passing and an effective second-half ground game, Oak Ridge spoiled Nevada Union’s Senior Night 38-7 Friday in Sierra Foothill League action. The Trojans’ victory sets up Friday’s big game against Folsom for the league title. Troy’s Ian Book completed 12-of-18 passes for 207 yards and three touchdowns — all […]

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