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The Season: Oxford Baseball – Playoffs

May 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Productions, Uncategorized

A look behind the scenes of the Oxford High School Baseball team. The Chargers pave their way back to Pearl in this edition of "The Season." The Season: Oxford Baseball - Playoffs

Rock signs with UWA, puts injury behind him

Rock signs with UWA, puts injury behind him

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
April 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Home, Sports

Plenty of star power has been produced within the OHS track and cross country programs throughout their tradition rich history. One athlete among that star power recently made it official in order to compete at the next level. Rock signed with the University of West Alabama to continue his track and...

Hobson, Calhoon sign national letter of intent

Hobson, Calhoon sign national letter of intent

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
April 5, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

Two state champions and team leaders made it official on April 4 and signed with their future college teams. Maggee Hobson signed with Tennessee Wesleyan University to continue her volleyball career. The head coach of the Bulldogs made a big difference in her decision. “I’m in love with...

Column: Ole Miss will regret not giving Joiner offer

Column: Ole Miss will regret not giving Joiner offer

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under Home, Opinions, Sports

Players like OHS senior guard Jarkel Joiner do not come around very often. Cal State Bakersfield knew that, as well as other strong college basketball programs that offered Joiner scholarships, like TCU, Memphis, Iowa State and others. I guess Ole Miss, somehow, didn't get the memo about Joiner’s rare...

Chargers drop heartbreaker to Laurel in semifinals

Chargers drop heartbreaker to Laurel in semifinals

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
March 8, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

JACKSON — For the first time since 2007, the Oxford Chargers found themselves on the doorstep of the state title game. A decade later, they again fell a game short. Turnovers and missed opportunities plagued the Chargers as they fell to the defending 5A champion Laurel Tornadoes 67-65 in the MHSAA...

OHS Football ready for tough 2017 schedule

OHS Football ready for tough 2017 schedule

Grace Logan, Contributing Writer
February 17, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

The Oxford Charger football team recently released their schedule for 2017 season. The 2017 campaign will be Oxford’s first as a part of Mississippi’s highest classification, 6A. The Chargers will open the season with two games on the road at Vicksburg and Starkville before returning home September...

LIGHTNING STRIKES TWICE: OHS boys, girls soccer teams clinch state title

LIGHTNING STRIKES TWICE: OHS boys, girls soccer teams clinch state title

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
February 7, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

MADISON — Oxford High School ruled 5A soccer when it was all said and done this past Saturday. The OHS boys and girls soccer teams were both crowned champions of 5A with wins in the state championship games played on the same day at Madison Central High School. The Lady Chargers capped off a...

Chargers, Lady Charger hoops knock off New Hope on senior night

Chargers, Lady Charger hoops knock off New Hope on senior night

Grant Daniels, Sports Writer
February 4, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

The clean sweep on the hardwood was completed on Friday. The OHS boys and girls basketball team capped off senior night with victories, both were in come-from-behind fashion. The Lady Chargers topped the New Hope Lady Trojans, 51-48, improving to 9-16 on the season. The Chargers beat the Trojans,...

STATE BOUND: Both OHS soccer teams drop Germantown, advance to title game

STATE BOUND: Both OHS soccer teams drop Germantown, advance to title game

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
February 1, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

OXFORD — A strong defensive effort proved to be the key for Oxford not once, but twice. On the same day, the Oxford Chargers and Lady Charger soccer teams hosted the Germantown Mavericks in the MHSAA 5A North State Final. On that same day, the home team was victorious. The undefeated Lady Chargers...

OHS football players sign National Letter of Intent

OHS football players sign National Letter of Intent

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
February 1, 2017
Filed under Home, Sports

OHS head football coach Chris Cutcliffe didn't shy away from starting off the OHS National Signing Day ceremony sharing the great accomplishments of his senior football players. On February 1, nine OHS football players signed their National Letter of Intent to go play football for their respective...

Lady Chargers blow past Center Hill, advance in playoffs

Lady Chargers blow past Center Hill, advance in playoffs

Cailyn Brock, Sports Writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Lady Chargers maintained their perfect record by defeating the Center Hill High School Mustangs in the first round of the MHSAA Class 5A playoffs on Tuesday. This was the second time this season that Oxford was victorious against Center Hill. “We played Center Hill once already,” head coach...

Column: Class of 2017 athletes have been something special

Column: Class of 2017 athletes have been something special

Jared Redding, Sports Editor
January 23, 2017
Filed under Opinions, Sports

On May 26, 2017, senior student-athletes will walk across the stage, shake Principal Bradley Roberson’s hand, and receive a diploma from a school that has had their support both on the field of battle and in the classroom. When it is all said and done and after they throw their caps up in the air,...

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