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Playing multiple sports is challenging but can be done

Justin Priest, a 2014 graduate of Oak Ridge, played football and basketball and was on the track and field team while in high school. Priest began playing all football and basket ...

Camp prepares players for future at Oak Ridge

Around 50 kids in grades five through nine descended on Oak Ridge High School last week for the Trojan Summer Basketball Training Camp. Around 20 girls met with Oak Ridge varsity ...

Oak Ridge wins another game on the road to reach Nor-Cal finals

  Despite losing to Heritage by 19 points nearly two months ago, Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls’ basketball team believed they could beat them Tuesday in the semi ...

Lady Trojans rolling along with 17-2 record

There are a lot of factors that make a good team good and bad teams bad. Talent is the most obvious, but there are others like athleticism, smarts, work ethic and coaching. One cha ...

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 ...

Steve White chosen as Coach of the Year

Oak Ridge High varsity girls' basketball coach and athletic director Steve White has been named the SureWest Sports Coach of the Year. White directed the Lady Trojans to a 32-3 re ...

Thrilling win over Deer Valley a team effort

Perhaps Sara James said it best. Referring to the Oak Ridge’s 65-63 win over Deer Valley on Saturday in the semi-finals of the Northern California Division I basketball playoff ...

Lady Trojans survive, 65-63, play for Nor-Cal title next Saturday at Arco

As Oak Ridge coach Steve White drifted in-and-out of a Saturday afternoon daze, he had a premonition about the Nor-Cal semi-final game to be played a few hours later. He pictured ...

Lady Trojans top Reno to win Toss-Up Tourney

For the fifth straight season, Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls’ basketball team is the champion of the Trojan Toss-Up. Sara James scored 27 points in the 48-41 win over Reno in ...

Lady Trojans off to hot 7-0 start

Oak Ridge is off to a 7-0 start and has a week of practice before hosting its annual Lady Trojan Toss-Up next week. The Lady Trojans are coming off a three-game sweep of the Oak R ...

Oak Ridge claims Shoot Out Tournament with win over St. Francis

Sara James scored 25 points and Megan Griswold added a career-high 23 in lifting Oak Ridge to a 63-51 win over St. Francis on Saturday night. The victory made Oak Ridge winners of ...

Rhyan named wrestling coach at Oak Ridge

Casey Rhyan couldn’t be any happier to be the head coach of Oak Ridge High’s wrestling team. Rhyan, 39, has replaced Rocco Cardinale, who resigned last month after 10 years at ...

Oak Ridge wrestling coach steps down

For 10 years, Rocco Cardinale has coached the Oak Ridge High varsity wrestling team, so it was with a heavy heart that he resigned his coaching position just before the school year ...

James commits to Stanford, senior year up first

Colleges have been after Oak Ridge High senior Sara James since she was a freshman playing on the varsity girls’ basketball team. Earlier this summer, James ended all the specula ...

James, White honored

Oak Ridge junior guard Sara James and coach Steve White led Oak Ridge to a Sierra Valley Conference title this season and both were honored with postseason awards. James was the c ...