Lafayette and Oxford both won two games Monday at the NEMCABB Summer Championships being held at the New Albany Sportsplex. The Commodores bounced back from a 10-2 loss to the Chargers Friday night by defeating North Pontotoc 6-5 in the opener on the single-elimination tournament Monday. Lafayette then shut out Kossuth 5-0.
Oxford’s varsity team defeated Baldwyn 12-5 before ripping Calhoun City 15-1. Oxford’s junior varsity team lost 2-1 to Alcorn Central. Both teams return to action today.
The semifinals and championship will be played Wednesday at 3:30 and 6 p.m. (June 25, 2013, Page 9)