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Freeman family has legacy of athletes in Oxford 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 jersey in some form or another. “I spent my entirety  of my high school career in athletics,” Brad ...

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

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 will get to stay home for this championship  whereas the Chargers will be making a four hour drive d...

Chargers defeat Starkville, advance to 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 rounds, Oxford beat out the Warren Central Vikings and the South Panola Tigers. As it has ...

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

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 Egg Bowl,” a day after the Mississippi State Bulldogs won the real Egg Bowl. The Yellowjackets domina...

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

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 round matchup against Tupelo by a score of 39-23. Oxford dominated Warren Central for their first e...

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

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 Tupelo last week 14-3, while the Vikings were dominated by South Panola 35-6. In last season’s Red Ca...

2019-2020 College Signing Day

2019-2020 College Signing Day

Rosie Frugé, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

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

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 Friday night. This matchup will decide the final ranking of the division, which Oxford currently leads....

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

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 Olive Branch.  The Tigers, who have no division wins on the year, were shut out by Horn Lake last we...

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

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 Branch Conquistadors defeated the Southaven Chargers last week 38-14.  The Chargers won a defensive struggle agai...

Class of 2020 wins 2019 Homecoming powderpuff championship

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 Kurre Luber, one of the seniors’ coaches, said the sophomores gave them a run for their money...

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

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 off of a blowout win at home against Desoto Central, 51-6. The Eagles fared worse last week, losing...

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