Division 2-5A play didn’t open like the Oxford Chargers and Lady Chargers would have liked.
New Hope defeated the Chargers 77-67 despite arguably the best effort of the year, while the Lady Trojans topped the Lady Chargers as they fell to 14-4 overall. The 8-10 Chargers led New Hope 45-42 at the half before stalling on offense in the second half. Nick Brown finished with 21 points, while Cortez Jones and Justin Hill had 12 and 11 points.
Janesha Johnson led the Lady Chargers with 13 points and grabbed eight rebounds while Tamara Wadlington had 11 points. Both varsity teams host West Point in action Tuesday night beginning at 6. (January 14, 2013, Page 8)