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Oxford sports wraps up disappointing weekend in Jackson

Oxford sports wraps up disappointing weekend in Jackson

Davis McCool, Sports Editor
March 7, 2016
Filed under Home, News, Sports

Three Oxford High sports teams participated in games this weekend in the Jackson metro area, and each received less than par results. Both the Lady Chargers and Chargers basketball teams were eliminated from their respective state tournaments, and the No. 1-ranked baseball team in the nation dropped...

Former OHS OC hired at NWCC

Former OHS OC hired at NWCC

February 29, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Stan Hill, Oxford's former offensive coordinator and son of former head coach Johnny Hill, was officially named to the same position at Northwest Community College on Monday morning. Hill has called plays for the Chargers for the last eight years, and had been classified as a para-proffessional employee...

Charger and Lady Charger basketball teams advance to second round of playoffs

Charger and Lady Charger basketball teams advance to second round of playoffs

February 22, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

The OHS Lady Charger and Charger basketball teams each played in the 5A Division Championship game on Friday, Feb. 19 at 6:00 and 7:30, respectively.  The Lady Chargers competed against West Point and won 67-72.  The Chargers won against Saltillo, 56-63.  Both teams will be advancing to the second...

Oxford Vs. West Point

Oxford Vs. West Point

Merrick McCool, OHSP Co. Producer
February 22, 2016
Filed under Photos, Sports

The Oxford Charger basketball team took on West Point in the first round of the MHSAA playoffs. The Chargers won the game 89-78 and went on to beat Saltillo Friday night.

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Sports Productions Releases “Baseball is Back” Video

Sports Productions Releases “Baseball is Back” Video

February 19, 2016
Filed under Sports, Sports Productions

Lady Chargers get ‘Better Together;’ win first state championship

Lady Chargers get ‘Better Together;’ win first state championship

Jared Redding, Staff Writer
February 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

Seven months ago, the OHS girls soccer team had no idea who was going to be their head coach.  Now, they know who he is and they, along with a proud fanbase at Oxford High School, will remember him for as long as they live. In his first season at the helm of the Lady Chargers, Hunter Crane led his...

Lady Chargers hoops excels under new coach; play for division championship

Lady Chargers hoops excels under new coach; play for division championship

Jared Redding, Staff Writer
February 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

Only five years ago, former Lady Chargers basketball head coach Shane Linzy coached his team to a 33-0 finish and the school’s fourth girls basketball state title in school history. Times have changed since that dominant 2011-2012 campaign.  Linzy left the Lady Chargers to become the new head coach...

Lady Chargers to Compete at State Championship

Lady Chargers to Compete at State Championship

Miranda Grayzel-Ward
February 5, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

The Lady Chargers are on their way to a historic season, with the finish line being the soccer pitch of Madison Central High School. After a 6-0 MHSAA Class 5A state semifinals victory against Saltillo High Wednesday night, the Lady Chargers will face West Harrison High out of the Southern bracket...

Road to state continues for Lady Chargers

Road to state continues for Lady Chargers

Miranda Grayzel-Ward, Online Editor
January 29, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

After dismantling Vicksburg, 8-0, in the first round of the MHSAA Class 5A playoffs, the Oxford High girls soccer team faces a new challenge: beating undefeated Germantown High at home this Saturday. “Germantown is undefeated, and they beat Tupelo, which is a 6A school, 3-2, so I am pretty nervou...

Crane, Lady Chargers look to contend in 5A soccer

Crane, Lady Chargers look to contend in 5A soccer

Miranda Grayzel-Ward
December 21, 2015
Filed under Sports

Hunter Crane has a state championship on his mind. As a first-year coach for the Oxford High School girls soccer team, Crane has made changes to the program that he believes will lead to great success for the remainder of the season both on and off the field. “The biggest thing that I wanted to change...

Orman leads girls hoops team to great start

Orman leads girls hoops team to great start

Miranda Grayzel-Ward
December 21, 2015
Filed under Sports

Cliff Orman began his first year as head coach of the OHS girls basketball team this year, and has shown great strides in developing the already successful program. Orman has been coaching high school basketball for the past 11 years, including stints at Pine Grove, Myrtle and Ripley. Orman’s changes ...

Gruesome soccer injury ends Salau’s prep career

Gruesome soccer injury ends Salau’s prep career

Margie Morgan
December 21, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Dec. 8, the Oxford High School girls soccer team suffered a great loss when senior player Faridah Salau tore her ACL and meniscus. “We were playing Lafayette, and one of their players ran into me with great force, enough force to push me out of bounds,” Salau said. “I jumped in the air an...

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