The Oxford seventh-grade boys basketball team remained perfect on the year with a 27-25 win over Coldwater. The eighth-graders fell 29-27 in the nightcap between the two schools. Jaquan Webb and Hogan Linzy each scored 10 points in the seventh-grade win that improved the Chargers to 6-0.
Hiram Wadlington was praised by coach Marlon Bell for his job on defense.
Jarkel Joiner led the eighth-grade Chargers with 10 points. Ben Bianco finished with four.
Oxford returns to action Thursday at Ponototc. The eighth-grade will also host a tournament on Saturday in the OHS gym. (December 5, 2012, Page 7)