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Sophomore Grace, Tatum, Brad and senior Luke Freeman pose for a family picture in Wyoming during the holidays. The Freeman family has a history of participating in Oxford sports programs.

Freeman family has legacy of athletes in Oxford programs

Grace Logan, Sports Editor February 3, 2020

Oxford is the home of many athletes and has had many families play for the Chargers. One family in particular is the Freeman family. Father Brad, senior Luke and sophomore Grace have all worn the Oxford...

The Chargers' defense lines up against the Warren Central Vikings. The Chargers traveled to Hattiesburg to play in their first 6A Championship game.

Game Preview: Oxford Chargers (13-1) at Oak Grove Warriors (11-3)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief December 6, 2019

Last week’s MVP: DL Jeremiah Pomerlee (3 Tot Tkl, 2 Sacks, 1 Fmb Rec, 1 TD) The Oxford Chargers and Oak Grove Warriors are facing off in the 6A MHSAA State Championship game in Hattiesburg. Oak Grove...

Seniors JJ Pegues, Kiyon Williams, Dude Person, John Meagher and Javian Gipson-Holmes line up before the coin toss for their game against Starkville. The Chargers won the game 25-16 and will play the Oak Grove Warriors in the 6A State Championship.

Chargers defeat Starkville, advance to 6A State Championship

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief November 29, 2019

For the first time since 2015, the Oxford Charger football team is going to the state championship. The Chargers defeated the Starkville Yellowjackets 25-16 in the game for the North Half.  In the previous...

Junior Jack Tannehill prepares to kickoff against Lafayette earlier in the season. Tannehill is a perfect 36-for-36 on extra point attempts this season.

Game Preview: Starkville Yellowjackets (12-2) at Oxford Chargers (12-1)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief November 29, 2019

Last week’s MVP: ATH JJ Pegues (151 Yds, 1 TD) This year’s MHSAA 6A North Half Championship will feature the Oxford Chargers hosting the Starkville Yellowjackets for another edition of “The Little...

Senior quarterback John Meagher gets set to receive the snap in this year's Jamboree game against Charleston. In last week's playoff game, Meagher threw for 143 and ran for 45 yards.

Game Preview: South Panola Tigers (12-1) at Oxford Chargers (11-1)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief November 22, 2019

Last week’s MVP: ATH JJ Pegues (116 Tot Yds, 2 Tot TD) For the second round of the MHSAA 6A playoffs the Oxford Chargers will host the South Panola Tigers on Friday night.  The Tigers won their first...

Seniors KJ Wadley and John Meagher look to the sideline during the Chargers' game against Northwest Rankin earlier in the season. This year, the Chargers have the second ever 6A playoff berth and will host Warren Central.

Game Preview: Warren Central Vikings (6-5) at Oxford Chargers (10-1)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief November 15, 2019

Last week’s MVP: ATH JJ Pegues (97 Tot Yds, 2 TD) Oxford’s second ever 6A playoff berth will feature the Chargers hosting the Warren Central Vikings on Friday. The Chargers defeated division rivals...

Members of the OHS Girls' Soccer Team smile and stand around seniors Maria Jones and Kathleen Myers. Jones and Myers both participated in College Signing Day on Nov. 13.

2019-2020 College Signing Day

Rosie Frugé, Staff Writer November 13, 2019

Seniors JJ Pegues, Kiyon Williams, Dude Person, John Meagher and Javian Gipson-Holmes line up before the coin toss for their game against Northwest Rankin, which the Chargers won 43-7. The Chargers held their senior night last week and won against Hernando with a score of 36-6.

Game Preview: Oxford Chargers (9-1) at Tupelo Golden Wave (7-3)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief November 8, 2019

Last week’s MVP: DB Byron “Tank” Pearson (5 Tkl, 2 Int, 4 PD, 24 Yds) In the penultimate game of the regular season, the Chargers will travel to the blue turf field of the Tupelo Golden Wave on...

Senior Aubrey Bishop holds the ball while junior Jack Tannehill kicks a field goal. Bishop has a single PAT made this season

Game Preview: Hernando Tigers (2-7) at Oxford Chargers (8-1)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief October 31, 2019

Last week’s MVP: Javian Gipson-Holmes (5 Tkl, 2 Int) The Oxford Chargers will be hosting the Hernando Tigers for their senior night.  The Chargers are coming off of a hard-fought, 10-0 win against...

Senior JJ Pegues runs for a touchdown in this season's jamboree against Charleston. Pegues has nine total touchdowns in his senior campaign.

Game Preview: Oxford Chargers (6-1) at Olive Branch Conquistadors (6-2)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief October 25, 2019

Last week’s MVP: LB Dude Person (8 Tkl, 1 Int) In the biggest division matchup of the year to date, the two undefeated teams in 6A Region 1 are facing off against each other in Olive Branch. The Olive...

The class of 2020 celebrates after winning the 2019 Homecoming Powderpuff championship. The seniors beat the sophomores 15-12.

Class of 2020 wins 2019 Homecoming powderpuff championship

Hayden Walker, Staff Writer October 22, 2019

The Homecoming powderpuff game returned this year with the class of 2020 winning the championship on Oct. 9.  The sophomores and seniors advanced to the final match, where the seniors won 15-12. Senior...

Senior defensive lineman Jeremiah Pomerlee lines up against the Starkville offensive line in last year's loss to Starkville. Pomerlee finished the 2018 season with three sacks, a number which he has already broken this year.

Game Preview: Oxford Chargers (6-1) at Horn Lake Eagles (3-4)

Edward Brown, Editor-in-Chief October 18, 2019

Last week’s MVP: QB John Meagher (172 YDS, 4 TD) The Oxford Chargers will be traveling north to Horn Lake to take on the defending 6A state champions, the Horn Lake Eagles. The Chargers are coming...

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