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Trojan soccer slips past Bruins 2-1

OAK RIDGE'S Roger Blum, left, battles Ponderosa's Joe Cornelius in first-half action Wednesday in Shingle Springs. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Sean Woldberg and Roger Blum scored minutes apart late in the second half Wednesday as visiting Oak Ridge held off Ponderosa 2-1 in Delta River League intra-county soccer action. The varsity Trojan goals offset one by Bruin Spencer DeVetter near the end that put Ponderosa right back in contention. All of Wednesday’s […]

No Comment / September 29, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Ponderosa to host ‘DIG PINK’ event

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According to the American Cancer Society, there are about 230,480 new cases of invasive breast cancer in women, about 57,650 new cases of carcinoma and about 39,520 deaths from breast cancer each year. Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States and is second behind lung […]

No Comment / September 28, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports,Sports | Read More »

Waste Connections hits it straight for charity

SACRAMENTO — Waste Connections Inc. sponsored and helped fundraise $145,000 during Sierra Forever Families’ seventh annual Golf Classic for Kids tournament at Serrano Country Club on Sept. 12. The funds raised during this year’s tournament will help more than 20 children living in foster care find permanent placements with loving families. This success of the […]

No Comment / September 28, 2011 | Posted in News,Sports | Read More »

Hotspurs win in Santa Cruz

The U12 Boys Hotspur team is No. 1. Back row left to right: Stephen Bernard, Nick Grebe, Michael Kujawa, Zach Ayre, Dylan Whisenhunt, Jacob O'Donnell, Austin Jarrard; front row left to right: Tyler Salcido, Jameson Spitz, Jacob Walter, Brandon Hunt, Ronny Henares, Austin James, Caden Almer. Photo by Dave Whisenhunt

The El Dorado Hills Soccer Club U12 Boys Hotspur team dominated at the 2011 Santa Cruz Classic Tournament this past weekend. The boys went undefeated to take the championship.

No Comment / September 26, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

OR cross country places at Stanford

The Oak Ridge varsity boys and girls Cross country teams had very good performances at the Stanford Invitational on Sept. 24. Oak Ridge competed in the Division 1 races with the girls placing second and the boys placing sixth. The boys team was lead by Dusty Armstrong who placed 23rd. They placed two places behind Davis and one […]

No Comment / September 26, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Frosh footballers bringing down the house … again

The freshman football team dismantled the Granite Bay Grizzlies Thursday evening. Courtesy photo

Oak Ridg;e freshman football team smoked the Granite Bay Grizzles Thursday night, 21-6 Trojans. No. 44 Sutton Foltz electrified the field with multiple sacks. Touchdowns came from No. 80 Alex Chisick, No. 21 Camden Cicchetti and No. 33 Andrew Lackowski, who aslo made some key defensive plays. The freshman trojans are now have four wins […]

No Comment / September 23, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Falcon volleyball flies by Oak Ridge

Oak Ridge High School Lady Trojan No. 9 Alexa Becker spikes the ball in the game against Christian Brothers Thursday. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

The final two plays in the Oak Ridge-Christian Brothers nonleague volleyball match Thursday told the story. A clutch Trojan save they watched fall and then a collision on the next serve were typical of a mistake-prone, erratic evening by the Oak Ridge side that resulted in a 26-24, 17-25, 23-25, 20-25 loss to the visiting […]

No Comment / September 23, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »