Oak Ridge basketball

White inducted into Optimist Hall of Fame

Oak Ridge varsity girls’ basketball coach Steve White was inducted into the Optimist Hall of Fame on Saturday. White has coached varsity girls basketball at Oak Ridge since ...

Future bright for Oak Ridge basketball

Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls’ basketball team didn’t win a state championship, but by reaching the Nor-Cal semifinals, the Trojans were knocking on the door by ...

EDH Athlete of the Week: Cameron Kirtlan

Cameron Kirtlan doesn’t get a lot of minutes on the court, but when she’s playing well like she was Saturday night, she can make quite an impact. Kirtlan, a junior gua ...

Slow start dooms Trojans in 63-59 loss to Castro Valley

If Oak Ridge’s basketball players ever wondered why they do so many running drills in practice, they had to look no further than their final game of the season Tuesday agains ...

DeLapp makes every effort to play

Kassidy DeLapp could barely walk after Saturday’s 51-46 win over Dublin. The Oak Ridge sophomore 6-3 center has been hampered by knee pain for weeks now and it was all she c ...

Kirtlan's fleet feet lead the way

It’s gotta be the shoes. As Cameron Kirtlan ate her postgame snack after Oak Ridge’s 51-46 win over Dublin Saturday night, a game in which she played extremely well, K ...

Trojans overcome 10-point defict to reach Nor-Cal semis

For three quarters of Saturday night’s Northern California playoff basketball game, Oak Ridge coach Steve White and likely most of the fans cheering for the hometown Trojans ...

Deep Trojans easily handle McClymonds, 66-33

Utilizing a deep bench out of necessity, Oak Ridge still had enough skill and defense to defeat McClymonds in the opening round of the Northern California playoffs. With their two ...

Trojans refocus for Nor-Cal playoffs

Oak Ridge lost 88-61 to St. Francis in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinals on March 1 and looked bad in doing so. The Trojans, however, have as good a chance as any to w ...

EDH Athlete of the Week: Siera Rasmussen

Siera Rasmussen isn’t a starter on Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls’ basketball team, but she plays valuable minutes and has been a big-time contributor to the team ...

Trojans ripped by St. Francis, 88-61

Oak Ridge girls’ basketball team ran into a buzzsaw Tuesday at University of the Pacific, as St. Francis dominated from start to finish in an 88-61 victory. Oak Ridge’ ...

Oak Ridge boys have strong finish to up and down season

Two truths about Oak Ridge basketball is that coach Bobby Edwards gets the most from his talent and the Trojans as a team give opponents everything they have. For the second strai ...

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 ...

Trojans come from nine down to beat Folsom, 50-43

The Sierra Foothill League girls’ basketball slate kicked off in fine fashion Wednesday night in El Dorado Hills with two of the league favorites battling to the wire. The u ...