Oxford’s dominance on the track continued on Saturday at Bobby Holcomb Field as the Chargers and Lady Chargers both won the Region 1-5A track championships.
The Lady Chargers took first place by totaling 209 points, more than double second-place finisher New Hope, which finished with 93 points. Oxford’s boys also dominated from a points total as the Chargers racked up 238.5 points, almost 150 points more than second-place finisher Hernando (90).
Eight teams competed in both the girls and boys meets with Clarksdale (89), Gentry (77), Hernando (55), Saltillo (39), Lake Cormorant (22) and West Point (19) rounding out the top finishers for the girls team. (May 2, 2011, Page 4B)