The Oxford Middle School boys’ basketball teams split a pair of games with Grenada Monday night.
The seventh-grade Chargers beat Grenada 33-29 to improve to 9-1 on the year. Jarkel Joiner led the team with 11 points. Thomas Allen had 10 points, while Ben Bianco and A.J. Gable were credited with good all-around efforts.
Oxford’s eighth-grade Chargers lost 35-22 to fall to 12-3 on the year. Dee Fair and D.K. Metcalf each scored seven points in the loss. Zach Cousar was credited with good all-around play. Both teams earned wins over Coldwater on Friday night. All four middle school teams return to action Thursday in the OHS gym against Lafayette. Action begins at 5 p.m. (January 10, 2012, Page 9)