- 27330 Oak Ridge School Road
- Oak Ridge North, TX 77385
Home of the War Eagles
The Oak Ridge High School War Eagle Varsity Baseball Team competes in District 16-6A.
The ORHS War Eagle Baseball Team is led by Head Coach Mike Pirtle from Longview, Texas, who graduated and captained teams at both Paris Junior College and Stephen F. Austin State University. Head Coach Pirtle has been awarded the SFA Lumberjacks 1982 Most Valuable Player award, the 'Dick Wright Memorial Award,' the 'Newcomer of the Year' award, and won the 'Golden Glove Award' for SFA State University.
Class of 2015:
- Luken Baker - Texas Christian University & drafted in the 27th round by the Houston Astros (unsigned)
- Miles Dunn - Redlands Community College
- Durbin Feltman - Texas Christian University
- Bryce Foley - Panola Junior College
- Josh Heard - Panola Junior College
- Riley McKnight - Sam Houston State University
- Drew Mesecher - Redlands Community College
- Matt Mihalov - Our Lady of the Lake University
- Daniel Reed - Tabor College
- Alex Wixon - University of Texas-Permian Basin
Returning Key Players:
- Michael Lawson (senior shortstop) - Returning starting shortstop, signed to play college baseball at Panola Junior College. Last year, led the team in batting average (.494) and stolen bases (11).
- Addison Moss (senior pitcher) - Signed to play college baseball at Rice. Pitched in 4 games last year with a 2.05 ERA. Looking to be number 1 pitcher for the War Eagles this year.
- Tyler Hicks (senior pitcher/first baseman) - Signed to play college baseball at the Naval Academy. Appeared in 28 games last year.