Both the seventh- and eighth-grade Oakridge Middle School football teams closed out their seasons on Oct. 26 with losses.
The seventh-grade Golden Eagles closed out a successful season with a valiant effort against Castle Heights. OMS was on the short end of the score 27-6, but battled hard the second half. Scoring for the Eagles was Wally Armstrong on a four-yard run after a 40-plus yard catch and run from William Emory. The defense was led by A.J. Pennington and Tanner Tolson.
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The eighth-grade team lost to a talented Castle Heights team by a score of 42-0. The Golden Eagles played hard, but were not able to pull out a victory.