Lafayette set the tone early and cruised to a win over its crosstown rival on Tuesday. (March 19, 2014, Page 8)
The hit eluded Oxford Tuesday evening.
With the season hanging in the balance, the Charger baseball team consistently found ways to get on base against the defending MHSAA Class 5A champion Hernando Tigers. (more…) (May 15, 2013, Page 11)
Monday’s game at Edwin Moak Field didn’t mean much but it meant everything — if that makes sense.
After already locking up the Division 2-5A crown, the Oxford Chargers have a bye week to start the upcoming MHSAA Class 5A playoffs. (more…) (April 23, 2013, Page 10)
The final Crosstown Classic baseball game of 2013 was not for those with an early curfew.
While the rest of the town slept Thursday night, Oxford and Lafayette concluded the annual spring break tournament at Edwin Moak Field by playing into the early hours. (more…) (March 15, 2013, Page 6A)
The Oxford baseball team got a big boost Wednesday with the news that senior slugger William Elliott was fully cleared by his doctor to return to the diamond. (more…) (March 8, 2013, Page 7A)
Chris Baughman was thrown a looping curveball recently when senior Parker Adamson announced his decision to skip baseball season to focus on his future as a Southern Miss quarterback.
Adamson really came on as a junior and the Chargers had hoped to pencil the 2012 Oxford EAGLE Football Player of the Year into the middle of the lineup. (more…) (February 21, 2013, Page 10)
William Elliott has spent the majority of his young adult life working towards the ultimate goal of earning a spot on a collegiate baseball team. (more…) (November 14, 2012, Page 7)
Oxford and Lafayette jump started the round robin portion NEMCABB Tournament in a big way Thursday at Edwin Moak Field.
Lafayette defeated Oxford’s junior varsity squad 6-0 and then defeated South Pontotoc 11-1 in five innings.
Oxford’s varsity then up-ended South Pontotoc 10-0 to conclude Day 1 of the Oxford Regional. (June 22, 2012, Page 6A)
Three runs in the top of the seventh inning wasn’t enough to lift the Oxford Chargers past West Point in a Division 2-5A contest Tuesday evening. (more…) (April 4, 2012, Page 3B)
Monday’s middle school version of the Crosstown Classic had more on the line than just rivalry pride.
When Lafayette and Oxford met on the baseball diamond at Edwin Moak Field, both the Chargers and Commodores had a more immediate reward in mind — playoff seeding.
After claiming both games Monday 4-0 and 6-2, the Chargers secured the top spot in the Tri-Lakes Conference with a perfect league record. (April 3, 2012, Page 9)