The quest for a state championship has now officially begun for all three of the area’s high school football teams. (November 15, 2013, Page 6A)
Oxford’s goal of reaching Jackson to play in the MHSAA Class 5A state title game begins Friday night at Bobby Holcomb Field. (November 14, 2013, Page 8)
Oxford coach Drew Tyler wanted his team to buy into being a good defensive team before the season started. His hopes were realized in the opener against Calhoun City Tuesday night as the Chargers rallied to post a 58-54 win over the Wildcats. (November 13, 2013, Page 8)
Oxford’s 11-0 regular season wasn’t just noticed by pollsters in the state. The Chargers are ranked fourth in the latest Mississippi prep poll while the coaching staff was honored Tuesday by the Region 1-5A coaches as the Coaching Staff of the Year. (November 13, 2013, Page 8)
Oxford’s season opener tonight against Calhoun City will be the first opportunity for Lady Charger coach Shayne Linzy to test his depth and start to develop his roster for division play later in the year. (November 12, 2013, Page 7)
CLINTON — The Oxford Charger cross-country team left Choctaw Trails a year ago with one goal in mind — returning this fall to beat region foe and defending champion Saltillo to reclaim the Class 5A championship the Chargers won in 2011. (November 11, 2013, Page 1B)
Oxford’s 2005 team has company.
Quarterback Jack Abraham and running back Kenzie Phillips each accounted for two touchdowns, K.T. McCollins’ interception return for a score highlighted a stingy defensive effort, and the third-ranked Chargers put a bow on a perfect season with a 45-17 victory over Lake Cormorant Friday night at Bobby Holcomb Field.
BLOG — Oxford’s 2005 team has company. (more…) (November 9, 2013)
If Oxford isn’t prepared to make a deep run in the MHSAA Class 5A state basketball tournament this season, the Chargers may never be ready. (November 8, 2013, Page 6A)
The real season begins for two of the area’s high school football teams tonight while another is looking for something it hasn’t achieved in nearly a decade. (November 8, 2013, Page 6A)
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