Baseball: Trojans rally to win playoff opener

In his fourth appearance at home plate, Erik McNeill delivered in a big way for the Oak Ridge High baseball team. The junior second baseman, hitless in two at bats with a walk in Monday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I home opener against Napa, hit the game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning […]

May 21, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

TAZ swimmers ready to defend title

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils swimmers started practice earlier this month, and the 2014 season introduces brand-new endeavors for the 49-year-old TAZ team. First and foremost, the TAZ welcomes in head coach Marc Brown. Coach Marc is not new to the TAZ organization. He previously served as assistant coach for three consecutive years alongside […]

May 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Soccer: Lady Trojans douse Lodi Flames

Oak Ridge advances to semifinals The Oak Ridge High varsity girls soccer team hosted Lodi in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs, posting a commanding 3-0 victory Thursday. The Lady Trojans dominated possession throughout both halves, drawing first blood in the 37th minute when Julia Crawford’s corner kick met Hannah Miller directly […]

May 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge wins battle of Trojans

Hannah Miller was all over the field for the Oak Ridge High girls soccer team against Lincoln in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoff opener. The senior forward had an assist and took many shots on goal that helped her team to a 3-0 win in the battle of the Trojans. The win sends Oak […]

May 13, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Baseball: Troy wins with walk-off

Logan Denholm’s RBI single with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning drove in Mickey Meinhofer as host and playoff-bound Oak Ridge posted the 7-6 walkoff Senior Day victory over Jesuit Tuesday. Meinhofer had reached on an inning-opening dropped line drive to right field. After Tyson Solis sacrificed and Tanner Ales walked, Denholm […]

May 13, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

Lacrosse: Lady Trojans win exciting home finale

Defense came up huge for the Oak Ridge girls lacrosse team in Tuesday’s home game against Davis that led to a narrow 10-9 win. With 29 seconds left after a Davis timeout, the Blue Devils worked theirdownfield before Trojan Mariana Alvear forced a turnover. “Defense won this game for us,” Oak Ridge head coach Eldore Wood […]

May 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Trojans win first round playoff match

FOLSOM — After posting an 8-2 record in Delta River League action, the Oak Ridge High boys tennis team continued its winning ways Monday in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs with a 9-0 win over Vintage at the Broadstone Racquet Club. Trojan singles players Charlie Conarro, Simon Chan and Clarence Lai […]

May 08, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged