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Girls tennis Oct. 17: Oak Ridge 8, Ponderosa 1 Singles (OR first): Julia Dunnigan vs. Savannah Broderrick 6-2, 6-3; Julia Lund vs. Amanda Templeton 6-0, 6-0; Alexa Hill vs. Susan Parkyn 6-3, 6-3; Gabby Zeagler vs. Sydney Morrow 6-0, 6-1; Miranda Miller vs. Kaitlyn Friesen 6-1, 6-0; Meghan Schoener vs. Tiffany Prather 6-1, 6-4; Doubles (OR first): Tia Nguyen/Haesoo Kim vs. Paige […]

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

Lady Trojans celebrate victory over Pondo

Lady Bruins Layne Davidson (No. 17) and Lianna Sybeldon (No. 10) try to block a kill sent over by Lady Trojan Mysha Davies during the contentious match. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

After Thursday night’s varsity volleyball game you would have thought the Lady Trojans had just won a state championship the way they and their supporters celebrated. Close. They just beat intra-county rival Ponderosa, 3-0. “We have so much confidence right now,” said Oak Ridge coach Becky Potter. “Players are starting to rise to the occasion […]

1 Comment / October 21, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Water Polo: Oak Ridge in the playoffs

Last Wednesday’s big showdown between visiting Ponderosa at Oak Ridge for two water polo matches determined which teams would advance to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs. The Trojan boys toppled the Bruins 16-8 with a huge fourth quarter after trading leads throughout the first three quarters. “Our counterattack played really well today and we got a […]

No Comment / October 20, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Big second half leads Trojans over Bruins

OAK RIDGE GOALIE, David Item, leaps to clear a shot as teammates Trevor Callahan, No. 14, and Ben Schowengerdt, No. 12, and Ponderosa's Conner Dashnaw look on. Photo by jannaweissphotography

Monday’s rivalry soccer game between Oak Ridge and visiting Ponderosa was a tale of two halves. After a first half of tough defense and missed opportunities, the Trojans put on an offensive and defensive clinic as they coasted to their first Delta River League win with a 3-0 victory over the Bruins. Oak Ridge is […]

No Comment / October 18, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Local LAX players join elite teams

Marina Village eighth-grader Chris Vasquez, Oak Ridge sophomore Josh Wellman and Marina Village seventh-grader Sam Wellman earned spots on the Elite Titans teams. Courtesy photo

Three El Dorado Hills Lacrosse players were selected to be on the Elite Titans teams run out of the Bay Area by professional players Chris Rotelli and Eric Martin. The Golden State Titan teams select only the best players from the Northern California area. Tryouts were extremely competitive and the selection process consisted of two […]

No Comment / October 18, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Trojans prevail in intra-county clash with Bruins

Trojan Dylan Collie holds on to the ball in Friday's match against Pondo. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — It’s a game both teams look toward each season. Friday night, Ponderosa and Oak Ridge continued their intra-county football rivalry and for the first half, it was a defensive gem. The Trojans only mustered a seven-point halftime lead but the second half was a different story as Oak Ridge got its offense […]

No Comment / October 17, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

SEC celebrates former Trojan

Sara Haley, seen here when she swam for Oak Ridge High School, was last week's SEC Female Swimmer of the Week. File photo

Oak Ridge High School alum Sara Haley, now a junior swimmer at Louisiana State University, was named the Southeastern Conference’s Female Swimmer of the Week. In a write-up praising Haley last week it was noted that she “aided LSU to first-place finishes in two relays …. She won the 200 butterfly in 1:59.51 and earned […]

No Comment / October 16, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »