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Woodcreek earns tough OT win at Oak Ridge

It took the second overtime effort in the last three games for Woodcreek, but the Timberwolves completed a three-game season sweep over Oak Ridge with a 71-68 victory on Friday nig ...

Oak Ridge boys' struggles continue against Nevada Union

If you’ve played basketball long enough in a competitive league such as the Sierra Foothill League, you’re bound to go through a rough patch or two. The Oak Ridge boys& ...

Bulldogs take care of Oak Ridge, 89-47

After a pair of lackluster performances last week against Rocklin and Del Oro, Folsom High’s varsity boys’ basketball team came out looking like their old selves Wednes ...

Nelson and Grizzlies stand tall, survive thriller vs. Oak Ridge

The Sierra Foothill League never disappoints, especially on a Friday night between two teams vying for a playoff spot with a rowdy student section on both sides of the court. That ...

Oak Ridge claim Toss-Up tourney with 53-47 win over Antelope

A strong first quarter gave Oak Ridge a nine-point cushion over Antelope Wednesday in the championship game of the Toss-Up Tournament. The Trojans protected that lead the rest of ...

Trojans handle Shasta, 55-45

Perhaps suffering from a Christmas hangover, the Trojans got off to a slow start in the first round of the Trojan Toss-Up Monday against Shasta. Oak Ridge lost both quarters in th ...

Trojans finish St. Hope Elite Classic with a win

Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team enter Christmas break on a high note, coming off a 49-41 win over Newark Memorial Wednesday in the final round of the St. ...

Athlete of the Week: Oak Ridge's Matt Battaglia

Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team began this week with a 6-2 record. The team is led by senior point guard and four-year varsity player Matt Battaglia, wh ...

Oak Ridge boys champions of Jack Scott Tournament

The annual Foundation Game doesn’t count toward a team’s win-loss record and it’s a good thing because the Oak Ridge varsity boys’ basketball team played li ...

Athlete of the Week: Matt Battaglia

Good basketball teams have good guards and Matt Battaglia fits the description. Battaglia, a three-year varsity starter in Oak Ridge’s backcourt, has helped the Trojans to a ...

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 ...

Millhollin's seven threes help lift Oak Ridge over Monterey Trail

Tyus Millhollin had the hot hand Tuesday night, hitting seven three-pointers and scoring 24 points in leading Oak Ridge to a 51-42 win over Monterey Trail in the championship game ...

Oak Ridge outscores Vista del Lago, 63-52

Oak Ridge advanced to the championship game of the Trojan Toss-Up Monday courtesy of a 63-52 win over Vista del Lago. The Trojans will faceoff against Monterey Trail at 8 p.m. Tue ...

Battaglia, Compton lead Trojans over Del Campo

After playing poorly in the team’s Foundation game on Monday, a two-point loss to Christian Brothers, Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team rebounded for ...

Bulldogs escape Oak Ridge with OT win, extend winning streak

It took overtime but the Folsom Bulldogs were able to maintain their current 12-game winning streak on the road in front of a frenzied Oak Ridge crowd on Friday night. Folsom was ...