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OHS knocks off Grenada, advances to second round playoffs

OHS knocks off Grenada, advances to second round playoffs

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

November 13, 2016


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GRENADA — For the first time since 2010, the Oxford Chargers didn't open the playoffs in the comfortable confines of Bobby Holcomb Field. That didn't change Oxford’s mindset one bit, and that is getting to play in Starkville in December. In a battle of Chargers, the Chargers from the north were...

Week 11 College Football Picks

Grant Daniels, Sports Writer

November 11, 2016


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OHS student-athletes make decision official on signing day

OHS student-athletes make decision official on signing day

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

November 10, 2016


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Many student-athletes have signature wins, signature games, and signature moments throughout their high school careers. A select few student-athletes also have signatures awaiting them on a piece of paper on a special day in high school athletics. Nine senior student-athletes at OHS made their college...

OHS boys cross country win state title, girls finish second

OHS boys cross country win state title, girls finish second

Cailyn Brock, Sports Writer

November 9, 2016


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Oxford High School’s boys and girls cross country teams traveled to Clinton to compete for the state title on Saturday, November 5, at Choctaw Trails in Clinton, MS. Both teams had strong seasons with several top 10 and top 15 finishers at nearly every meet. Leading up to state, the teams practiced...

Chargers fall to Gators in season finale

Chargers fall to Gators in season finale

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

November 6, 2016


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LAKE CORMORANT — Both teams punched their tickets to the playoffs prior to this game, so what was on the line? A No. 2 playoff seed and a home first round game was on the line. The Lake Cormorant Gators will stay at home for the first round of the playoffs. The Gators used a strong second half to...

Week 10 College Football Picks

Grant Daniels, Sports Writer

November 3, 2016


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OHS sports have successful weekend

OHS sports have successful weekend

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

November 1, 2016


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It was a busy weekend in the Charger nation. The OHS volleyball and swim teams fought for a state championship while the cross country teams fought for a region championship. All three teams experienced some form of success in this 48 hour period that started at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 28. Swimming The Charge...

Chargers trample Mustangs on senior night

Chargers trample Mustangs on senior night

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

October 31, 2016


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OXFORD — The Chargers continue to stay on fire in region play. It didn't take long to make that point clear on senior night. The Chargers won their fifth straight game by defeating the Center Hill Mustangs 49-18. It was another complete game for the Chargers, particularly on offense. The Chargers...

Euphoria: Lady Chargers win Class II Volleyball State Championship

Euphoria: Lady Chargers win Class II Volleyball State Championship

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

October 30, 2016


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JACKSON — The championship drought finally came to an end. The Oxford Lady Chargers swept the defending class II state champion Lewisburg Lady Patriots 3-0 (25-11, 25-19, 25-15). The Lady Chargers won their first state title since 1998. “These girls have worked so hard,” OHS head coach Tara...

OHS to compete in 6A starting next school year

OHS to compete in 6A starting next school year

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

October 25, 2016


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In 2008, Oxford High School had enough students to compete in 5A. Fast forward eight years later, OHS is getting ready to move up again. The Mississippi High School Activities Association has recently publicized the enrollment numbers for all high schools in the state, which is done every two years...

Lady Chargers advance to state final four

Lady Chargers advance to state final four

Jared Redding, Sports Editor

October 24, 2016


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The Oxford Lady Chargers defended their home court once again, this was the final time doing so in 2016. Oxford avenged last seasons playoff exit by sweeping the Corinth Lady Warriors 3-0 (25-10, 25-20, 25-20). With the win, the Lady Chargers finish the season with a perfect 19-0 record at their home...

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