When Grae Kessinger fielded Cameron Schultz’s grounder and threw across for the final out, the mission was accomplished. Oxford’s 9-0 pasting of George County on Thursday earned the Chargers the MHSAA Class 5A state championship and finally extinguished the flames of disappointment that had been blazing for a year. Ever since New Hope prevented this from possibly happening for the Chargers last season in the North Half finals, Oxford’s had one job. Now it’s complete. (May 24, 2015, Page 2B)
PEARL — Oxford High’s baseball team left no doubt as to which team was the state’s best this season. (more…) (May 22, 2015)
Oxford Middle School’s baseball team made a run all the way to the championship game of the Tri-Lakes division tournament, but the Chargers couldn’t get past Grenada, falling 7-0 at Edwin Moak Field Saturday afternoon. (April 21, 2014, Page 2B)
John Reese McClure delivered a two-run walkoff single in the bottom of the fifth inning to lift Oxford to a 5-4 win over Lafayette in the first game of a middle school doubleheader Saturday night at OHS’s Edwin Moak Field. (March 24, 2014, Page 2B)
Oxford’s baseball program continued its regional dominance at the middle school level Wednesday by topping Grenada 7-5 on the road to claim the Tri-Lakes Conference title. (more…) (April 18, 2013, Page 8)
The Oxford Middle School Chargers put the perfect punctuation on a perfect baseball season Thursday.
Leaving no doubt who was the top team in the Tri-Lakes Conference, OMS torpedoed the South Panola Tigers 10-0 in the championship game at Edwin Moak Field. (April 13, 2012, Page 6A)
The Oxford Middle School Chargers can scratch off another goal from their preseason checklist.
Thanks to dominant pitching from starter Houston Roth and an overpowering offense, the Chargers earned a 16-1 victory over Marshall Academy on Monday to advance to the Tri-Lakes Conference title game. (April 10, 2012, Page 8)
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)