Oxford coach Chris Baughman had a big smile on his face following his team’s game with Senatobia at Edwin Moak Field on Thursday afternoon.
Sure he was glad that he and his staff were that much closer to concluding the four-day Spring Break Tournament, but the main reason was because of the success the Chargers had at the plate in an 11-1 win over the Warriors and the continued success of the team as they headed into the start of division play, which begins Tuesday at New Hope. (March 18, 2011, Page 6A)
Spring break has never been about beach trips and time off for the Oxford High baseball team and coaching staff.
Oxford’s track and field season got off to a great start Saturday as both the girls and boys teams captured the Oxford Invitational. It was the first meet of the season for both teams. The Lady Chargers, last season’s Class 5A state champion, showed their depth as they totaled 155 points, 38 more than second-place finisher Southaven. The Chargers totaled 179 points, 34 more than second-place finisher Tupelo, which had not competed at Bobby Holcomb Field since 2002. (more…) (March 14, 2011, Page 7)
BLOG – Former Oxford High basketball standout Barkley Falkner is having a ball in Europe. (more…) (March 12, 2011)
One of Solomon Bozeman’s dreams played out live for a national television audience Tuesday night, just as it had in his head over and over again on the courts of C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum and the Oxford High gym while he was growing up. (more…) (March 11, 2011, Page 7A)
Oxford’s netters made quick work of Saltillo on Thursday, sweeping the Tigers 7-0 without dropping a single point. (March 11, 2011, Page 7A)
The Oxford Middle School track and field squad had a successful practice meet against Byhalia at Bobby Holcomb Field on Thursday.
The Oxford boy’s claimed victory in each race except the 3200-meter, where Pruett Griffin and Ivan Lopez finished second and third with the same time.
Tristan Orman earned wins in the mile with a time of 5 minutes, 31 seconds, and the 800-meter. (March 11, 2011, Page 8A)
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