Sunday’s downtown parade and rally honored the Oakland Tech girls and Oakland High School boys basketball teams, which took home state titles last month.
Oakland Tech girls and Oakland High boys will be honored Sunday with a parade around Lake Merritt and rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza.
Now in CIF Division I, the Bulldogs have become a dynasty team.
Capping a turnaround season, the CIF Division III title brings long-sought recognition to the Wildcats’ program.
Oakland High star player Money Williams scores 25 points. And Oakland Tech’s girls are seeking their third consecutive state championship.
A saga of a season that’s seen Oakland High and Oakland Tech clash in three thrilling matches will culminate at Laney College on Tuesday.
The youth development program headquartered in Oakland became a pawn in Republican-Democrat policy fights in the 1990s.