New swim school opens its doors

SwimLabs Swim Schools, an indoor swim school and training facility, celebrated its official grand opening of its El Dorado Hills location on Saturday, Sept. 30. The pool will officially open to registered swimmers on Wed., Oct. 4. SwimLabs’ unique training facilities are indoors, with small, warm-water pools specially designed with 360-degree video feedback technology that lets […]

October 04, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Runners take on ‘Holy Hill’ and win

Holy Trinity School hosted the third meet of the season for the El Dorado Cross Country League on Sept. 20. More than 100 runners from seven public and private grade schools in the area raced a rigorous course that included the incline off Tierra de Dios Drive, also known as “Holy Hill.” Third- and fourth-graders ran three-fourths a […]

October 04, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Trojans Scoreboard

Football Oak Ridge 42, Woodcreek 14: The Oak Ridge Trojans opened up play in the Sierra Foothill League with a convincing 42-14 victory over the Woodcreek Timberwolves as the Trojans maintained their perfect record at 5-0. Marco Baldacchino threw for 202 yards and two touchdown passes while rushing for 65 yards and scored twice on the ground. […]

October 04, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Tough loss in the pool

Oak Ridge girls water polo team fell to league opponent Granite Bay, 6-5, in a Sept. 20 match at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District pool The score was tied 3-3 at half time but Granite Bay came out strong in the third quarter, adding two more goals to its score. The Trojans responded […]

September 27, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Trojans Scoreboard

Women’s Water Polo  Oak Ridge Girls Water Polo finished 10th out of 32 in the Championship Division of the 2017 Sierra Shootout – Chuck McCollom Invitational at Sierra College. Oak Ridge 5, Buhach Colony 4 — Goalie Kate Green-Jones saved 11 shots and Rachael Kowalchick scored 3 goals. Oak Ridge 1, Sanger 11 — Eryqa Flores scored 1 goal on […]

September 27, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

JV netters tops at tourneys

The Oak Ridge High School JV girls volleyball squad enjoyed a winning streak, taking trophies at the Christine Craft Memorial Tournament and the Davis Fall Classic. At the Sept. 9 Craft event the Lady Trojans went through a competitive line up of six of the top local schools to win the tournament and take the […]

September 20, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Football: Oak Ridge topples Reed

Oak Ridge 24, Reed 21 The monkey is finally off the Trojans’ back. In a battle of the undefeated powerhouse programs, the Oak Ridge varsity Trojans defeated their out-of-state foe as the defense punished Reed to give Troy its first victory over the Raiders in four years. It was a physical, hard-fought game that saw […]

September 20, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,