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Oak Ridge boys survive scare against Granite Bay

Behind Folsom and Woodcreek is a logjam of teams vying for playoff positioning in the Sierra Foothill League. After Friday night's boys' basketball contest between Oak Rid ...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: Autistic Placer freshman scores her first basket amid magic moment

Jocyleen Ditico was born to play basketball. It’s not because she’s six feet tall, or even that she wound up attending classes at a school with one of the most histori ...

Oak Ridge wrestling team wins own tournament

Oak Ridge High’s wrestling team didn’t win any of the big battles, but won the war on Saturday, placing first in the Trojan War Tournament held in their own gym. The T ...

Athlete of the Week: Isamar Conde

Isamar Conde can do it all on the basketball court. The 5-10 senior guard at Oak Ridge has the size to take the ball to the hoop and score in the paint, and she can also knock dow ...

Flores back on the court

Gabby Flores thought her basketball season was over after tearing her anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee three days before tryouts in November. The Oak Ridge senior, how ...

Trojans in driver's seat after win over Del Oro

With only a home game against Granite Bay on Friday, Oak Ridge has plenty of practice time to work on improving this week. Though the Trojans are 5-0 in the Sierra Foothill League ...

Max Miller's Clinic of Champions comes to Sacramento

Max Miller’s Clinic of Champions for college, high school and youth football coaches will be held in Reno, Feb. 27-28. For the first time, however, Miller will hold a clinic ...

Oak Ridge JV girls now 17-0

In one of their more competitive games of the season, Oak Ridge High’s junior varsity girls’ basketball team pulled out a 54-39 win over Del Oro on Friday night. Oak R ...

Trojans, Golden Eagles split varsity basketball games

The Oak Ridge/Del Oro Sierra Foothill League matchup provided plenty of drama Friday night with each school picking up a win. The Oak Ridge varsity girls earned a 50-45 win, while ...