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Oxford Cross Country ends Season with second place finish

Oxford Cross Country ends Season with second place finish

Miranda Grayzel-Ward
November 9, 2015
Filed under Photos, Sports

The Oxford High School Cross Country team finished the season on November 9 at the Mississippi College cross country course. The teams main rival was Saltillo. The Boy's Cross Country Team placed second with thirty-four points just seven points behind Saltillo who received 27 points. Sophomore John Owen...

Chargers end regular season with rout of Gators

Chargers end regular season with rout of Gators

Jared Redding
November 9, 2015
Filed under Sports

FILE The Chargers are posed to finish what they started on Aug. 21 when the season kicked off against Southaven High. It's championship or bust. OXFORD – It was only fitting that Oxford High’s seniors put on a show last Thursday on senior night. The Division 1-5A champion Chargers pulled away f...

OHS swim teams wrap up successful season at state meet

OHS swim teams wrap up successful season at state meet

Rachel Spragins
November 8, 2015
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FILE The Oxford High swim program has a promising future as many of its 17 swimmers who qualified for this year's state championship meet happen to be underclassmen. On Halloween, the Oxford High swim ...

OHS outpaces Mustangs to clinch division title

OHS outpaces Mustangs to clinch division title

Jared Redding
November 2, 2015
Filed under Sports

FILE The Chargers, with one more division game to play, have already clinched the division. OLIVE BRANCH – Oxford High continues to dominate in division play with another 20-point win, but it was not easy at times on Friday night. The ...

OHS football continues its roll in division play

OHS football continues its roll in division play

Jared Redding
October 26, 2015
Filed under Sports

OXFORD – A slow start proved to be no problem for the Oxford High Chargers. They were dominant once again. The Chargers knocked off Clarksdale High, 53-13, clinching a playoff spot with the “W.” The Chargers may have trailed at the end of the first quarter, but that did not last long. The Chargers...

OHS football conquers Trojans on road

OHS football conquers Trojans on road

Jared Redding
October 19, 2015
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FILE The Chargers' offense has rattled off 50, 50, 56 and 46 points in its four division games so far this season. COLUMBUS – A lethal passing attack and a physical defense was too much for New...

Chargers roll past Patriots in Homecoming game

Chargers roll past Patriots in Homecoming game

Jared Redding
October 14, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

OXFORD – Weather and penalties couldn’t stop Oxford High from creating turnovers and scoring points. The Chargers made things look easy once again, beating Lewisburg 56-21 on Homecoming night. The Chargers have now won four straight ballgames after starting the season 1-2. “All in all, I thought...

OHS football tames Tigers with ease

OHS football tames Tigers with ease

Jared Redding
October 5, 2015
Filed under Sports

SALTILLO – A damp and chilly atmosphere couldn’t hold down a red-hot Charger offense last Friday.  They scored early and often. Oxford High took care of business by beating Saltillo High 50-7 to move to 2-0 in district play.  Just like last week against West Point, the Chargers started off hot an...

Kessinger, transfer Dillard show out on highest pedestal (continued)

Kessinger, transfer Dillard show out on highest pedestal (continued)

Davis McCool
October 2, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

If any Charger critics had any doubt about the top contender for a preseason ranking of No. 1 in the country, they don’t now. The annual Under Armour All-American Baseball game featured two Charger baseball players, seniors Grae Kessinger and Thomas Dillard. The selection committee for the nationally-televised...

Bianco’s football career likely over

Bianco’s football career likely over

Davis McCool
September 30, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

An injury that rivals Cooper Manning’s brutal story just ended Oxford’s starting back’s career, likely for forever. A right shoulder injury that sidelined sophomore Drew Bianco last week against West Point turned out to be his demise. An MRI and a trip to a neurosurgeon confirmed Oxford’s worst...

New Swim Coach Implements New Changes to OHS Swim Program

New Swim Coach Implements New Changes to OHS Swim Program

Miranda Grayzel-Ward
September 18, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

By: Miranda Grayzel-Ward Robert Gonzalez knows what it takes to be a championship swimmer. The young man grew up in the Golden Triangle and was part of a state championship swim team at Starkville High. With the addition of Gonzalez as the new head coach of the Oxford High swim team, new changes have been...

OHS HOLDS ON, BEATS THE DORES ONCE AGAIN

OHS HOLDS ON, BEATS THE DORES ONCE AGAIN

Jared Redding
September 14, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

By Jared Redding OXFORD – For the first time in five years, the annual Crosstown Classic has finally lived up to its name.  And for the fourth straight year, the victor remains the same. The Chargers took advantage of three second-half turnovers by Lafayette High, and Drew Bianco put the final ...

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