Oxford’s girls and boys basketball teams defeated Grenada Tuesday night in the final home regular season game of the season. Oxford’s girls won 58-49 behind a 15 point, nine assist night from Erika Sisk. Kristen Dickerson added 13 points in the win for OHS, while Meisha Gillom and Tyra Lewis each scored 12 points.
OHS coach Shayne Linzy said the effort and energy was much better in the second half of the win. Oxford’s boys had four players score in double figures in its 79-76 win. DeShaun McNeal led the team with 18. Nick Brown and Devin Blackmon each scored 15 points, while Luke Gibbs had 10.
OHS will be back in action Thursday at home against West Point at 6 p.m. Seniors will be honored between the girls and boys game. (February 2, 2011, Page 7)