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Ploke, Irwin represent California in wrestling showdown

Oak Ridge High seniors Josh Ploke and Patrick Irwin represented California in a West Coast showdown against all-star teams from Washington and Oregon. While team California lost b ...

Rocklin outscores Oak Ridge, 10-7

In a slugfest at Rocklin High School that featured 17 runs on 27 hits, it was the Thunder who held off a late charge by Oak Ridge for a 10-7 victory Thursday afternoon. “We ...

Baseball team holds off Laney for 4-3 win; Golfers take second again

The Folsom Lake College baseball team found another way to win on Tuesday afternoon, this time scoring four runs early and then holding on for a 4-3 victory over Laney College at F ...

Oak Ridge takes first game of series against Rocklin, 9-0

For a team that’s relied heavily on the performance of the bullpen, Oak Ridge’s 9-0 win over Rocklin on Monday was a big one. Kyle Lucke pitched the team’s first ...

Combine to test athletic ability

If you’re into numbers and want to see how you rank against other athletes nationwide, the Next Level Combine at Oak Ridge High School is where you will want to be on April 1 ...

Capital Thunder to play for state title

The Capital Thunder 11-12-year-old ice hockey team will represent Northern California at the state tournament this weekend in Riverside. The team is made up of players from the Sa ...

Future is bright for Oak Ridge girls' basketball program

Oak Ridge reaching the Northern California championship game was quite an accomplishment. The Trojans’ season came to an end Saturday with the 58-49 loss to McClatchy, the o ...

Athlete of the Week: Nick Schumacher

Nick Schumacher is having a strong first season as a collegiate baseball player. The Folsom Lake College freshman is hitting .405 in Bay Valley Conference play to lead his team to ...

Barbells for Boobs breast cancer awareness fundraiser set for Friday

A different type of breast cancer fundraiser is in the works at Crossfit Bios in El Dorado Hills on Friday. The gym will be hosting an in-house crossfit workout at 5 p.m. for abou ...

Falcons come back to win after trailing 7-0

The "Comeback Falcons" have done it again. Trailing 7-0 in the ninth inning at Contra Costa on Saturday afternoon, the Falcons rallied with seven runs in the ninth to tie ...