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Tennis: Lady Trojans fall short in section finale

LOOMIS — Wednesday’s tense match between visiting Oak Ridge and Del Oro to determine Division I Sac-Joaquin Section tennis title came down to doubles play — the Lady Trojans and Golden Eagles both seeking their second banner. With three matches left, the team that won 2-of-3 took the prize. Del Oro’s victories at No. 1 […]

No Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Tennis: Oak Ridge squeaks through to semis

FOLSOM — Passing a major postseason test, host Oak Ridge defeated St. Mary’s 5-4 Monday in Sac-Joaquin Section quarterfinal girls tennis action at the Broadstone Racquet Club. With the victory, the Lady Trojans advanced to a match against Rocklin, the program’s first-ever Division I semifinals appearance. Standing in the way were the Rams, winners of […]

No Comment / November 12, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Ethos U11 Boys Blue learns a new style

By Jen Ostrode  The Ethos U11 Boys Blue team has had a tremendous season thus far and has recently played up an age group in two local U12 tournaments.  After being accepted into this Thanksgiving’s San Diego Surf Cup, a tournament well-known for being one of the premier tournaments in the nation, the Ethos boys […]

No Comment / November 12, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Sophomore runners take 1st

It was a great day of racing for the Oak Ridge cross country athletes at the sub-section meet at Angels Camp on Nov. 9. Oak Ridge had 23 runners qualify for the section meet. The varsity boys’ team, varsity girls’ team and the sophomore boys’ team qualified for sections. Alison Bamford qualified for sections in […]

No Comment / November 11, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Troy takes down Jesuit in OT

CARMICHAEL — Down 42-21 at the half Saturday, Oak Ridge’s coaching staff went to work. The challenge? Slow down the Jesuit ground game — the one that had shredded Troy’s defense for 420 yards and had scored on each of its six first half possessions. The Trojan defense came alive in the second half, holding […]

No Comment / November 10, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Tennis: Lady Trojans silence Bears

FOLSOM — Nine matches led to a sweep Tuesday for the Oak Ridge High girls tennis team in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs. The Lady Trojans, winners of the Delta River League title, knocked off the visiting Merced Bears, 9-0, at the Broadstone Racquet Club. The win sends Oak Ridge into […]

No Comment / November 07, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

4th ranked Oak Ridge doubles up No. 2 Eagles

EL DORADO HILLS — Two early second half touchdowns and defense allowed visiting Oak Ridge to saddle Delta River League foe Pleasant Grove with its first loss Friday. The Trojans (8-1, 3-1) came in ranked fourth in the area while the Eagles (8-1, 3-1) held the second rank. After a 7-all first half, Oak Ridge […]

No Comment / November 03, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »