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Trojans pull out two-point win over Bruins, 46-44

When it comes to making the final playoff push near the end of the regular season, the Oak Ridge boys’ basketball team tends to have a flare for the dramatic. Tuesday night a ...

Oak Ridge boys fall to Sheldon on senior night

  For the second consecutive season, the Oak Ridge boys’ basketball team was dealt a loss on senior night. The top-ranked Sheldon Huskies came in and gave the Trojans a ...

Trojans slip up and lose to Jesuit, 52-45

Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team figured it would need to win one of their remaining three games to guarantee a berth in the playoffs. Wednesday night th ...

Trojans outscore Folsom 10-1 in final three minutes to win thriller, 39-38

Whether you were cheering for Folsom or Oak Ridge, Friday’s varsity boys’ basketball game between the two teams was about as entertaining as it gets. The underdog Bull ...

Trojans don't score enough to beat Pleasant Grove, lose 42-37

  Defense might win championships, but teams need to be able to score too. Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team has struggled to score against the bett ...

Trojans hold Bruins at bay, move to 3-2 in Delta River League

Every Delta River League game is critical for the Oak Ridge basketball team. Whenever Ponderosa comes into the Trojan gym, regardless of standings, the stakes seem to raise two or ...

Trojans hang with Huskies for awhile, but lose, 57-39

For one half of basketball, Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys battled Sheldon, the top team in the Sacramento area and one of the top teams in all of California, to a 24-24 tie. ...

Trojans hope for good things from Orlando trip

Steve Scott and Steve White have wanted to take a basketball trip together for years, but it never worked out. This year it has, as Scott and the Oak Ridge varsity boys’ bas ...

Oak Ridge offense warms up, team takes two of three at Cosumnes Oaks tournament

  For the second time in three tournaments this season, the Trojans won two-of-three games, as they improved their record to 6-4 on the season.   Competing in ...

Trojans find a way to score, defeat Elk Grove 54-33

For Coach Steve Scott, there wasn’t much not to like about his team’s 54-33 win over Elk Grove Friday. His team played a strong defensive game, as is the norm, and ...