By Tyler Schmidt Mother Lode News correspondent The Oak Ridge High girls basketball team came into Tuesday’s game on a four-game winning streak against Delta River League nemesis St. Francis and though the Lady Trojans played hard in the nail-biter of a game, it wasn’t enough as the Troubadours cam away with the 63-55 victory […]
STATE CONTENDER — Justin Lamson, 8, of El Dorado Hills took fourth place in the Elementary State Wrestling Championships held in Selma, California on Jan. 28. Justin (known to his teammates as “Boomer”) is a second year club wrestler and a student at Jackson Elementary School.
Oak Ridge High School’s boys basketball team broke a 19-game winning streak last week with a pair of devastating losses in Delta River League play. Wednesday night’s game against Pleasant Grove ended in a narrow 60-65 loss after the Trojans gave up 10 points in the second quarter and never recovered. Friday’s game against Sheldon […]
The Oak Ridge High girls basketball team faced Sierra Valley Conference league opponent Sheldon Friday at home in what was for the most part a one-sided affair that led to a 70-59 Trojan victory. Oak Ridge took the lead early with constant running and hustle down the floor on each possession, grabbed the lead and kept it. […]
The EDH Fire U-14 Girls Select Team played in the California Youth Soccer Association Cup Tournament on Jan. 22 in Danville. They lost in the final penalty kick of the double overtime, 90-minute, semi-final match. The Association Cup Tournament started with the top 54 U-14 teams from all over Central and Northern California. The Fire […]
Second-year Trojan mountain bike racer Maren Cosens beat the current XTerra national champion during Saturday’s first race series of the all-new Sierra Nevada High School Racing League. Cosens was one of three competitors from the Trojans High School Mountain Bike Team to place first in the race, and the only Trojan Category 1 racer to […]
Oak Ridge wrestler Vince Waldhauser was just named Wrestler of the Week by Californiawrestler.com. Waldhauser, who took second at the Walsh Ironman Tournament in Ohio in December and took first at the Doc Buchanan Tournament in Clovis in January, won the Tim Brown Memorial Tournament’s 160-pound bracket in Sacramento this past weekend. Waldhauser and Union […]