Trojans advance past Granite Bay

Bunce two interceptions, one TD EL DORADO HILLS — Three interceptions, one leading to the go-ahead score, and revenge played roles for the Oak Ridge High football team in its 28-17 victory over Granite Bay in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoff game at the Trojans’ field Friday. Payback was sweet for Oak Ridge, which has been […]

November 25, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge tennis drops NorCal opener

SACRAMENTO — Oak Ridge saw its season end Friday at the hands of Menlo-Atherton which dealt the Lady Trojans a 2-5 first-round, CIF NorCal Championships exit at the Natomas Racquet Club. Menlo won three-of-four singles and two-of-three doubles. The NorCal format featured seven instead of nine matches, forcing Oak Ridge to juggle its lineup. Trojan wins came […]

November 25, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

EDH Soccer Club completes first All-Star Jamboree

The El Dorado Hills Soccer Club hosted its first All-Star Jamboree for more than 150 U7 and U8 girls and boys earlier this month, giving the club’s younger players who show a strong desire to improve their skills a venue in which to compete with similar players. “We wanted to create the All-Star Jamboree for […]

December 04, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Sophomore boys take 1st at Willow Hills

Senior Rachel Peterson secures a spot in the state meet Oak Ridge’s sophomore boys ran past the competition on the Willow Hills cross country course on Nov. 16, winning the D1 race convincingly. The team had five athletes place in the top 12: Austin Streetman led the team by placing second with a very fast time of […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Lady Trojans lacrosse can’t be beat

The El Dorado Hills Lady Trojans Fall Lacrosse team went undefeated this season. The girls, ages 11 to 13,played in elite tournament teams from throughout Southern and Northern California, sending every opponent home with a loss. They recently received a special invitation to play in the western regions largest and most competitive lacrosse tournament — […]

December 04, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Hotspur players bring home the gold

The U14 El Dorado Hills Hotspur competitive soccer team recently won the Fall League Norcal Gold title, after beating nine teams from Northern California. The team secured the title with a win over American River Soccer, 4-1, on Sunday, Nov. 17. The U14 Boys team finished the season with seven wins, two ties and zero […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Football: Balanced offense gives Oak Ridge victory

Oak Ridge High’s varsity football team charged through the opening round of CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs Friday with a 31-7 win over Napa. Trojan quarterback Ian Book completed 12 of 18 passes for 142 yards and three touchdowns — two of which targeted senior Trent Buenzli on a couple of crafty routes up […]

November 20, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,