Oxford’s success on the football field this season resides around the play of its offense and depth of the offensive skill players. (December 6, 2013, Page 6A)
Being close and tight knit, like brothers often are, is just one of the reasons the Oxford Chargers are hosting Jackson Callaway Friday night in the MHSAA Class 5A North Half title game. The 13-0 Chargers have been together through the hot months of June, July and August, in the weight room and on the field, trying to get better and be at this spot. (November 28, 2013, Page 8A)
BLOG — Oxford make quick work of the Pearl Pirates Friday night at Bobby Holcomb Field. Another fast start on offense, in both the first and second half, coupled with some big stops on defense, resulted in the Chargers defeating the Pirates 39-21 in the MHSAA Class 5A playoffs. (more…) (November 23, 2013)
The high-octane offense of the Oxford Chargers struck early and often in their 50-7 victory over the Vicksburg Gators Friday night in the first round of the MHSAA 5A playoffs. (November 18, 2013, Page 4B)
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 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)
OLIVE BRANCH — The alarm sounded at halftime on Oxford’s dream season Friday night. Instead of hitting snooze, though, the Chargers got right to work. (November 4, 2013, Page 2B)
A 600-pound gorilla known as West Point is finally off the back of Oxford’s Johnny Hill. The Chargers’ long-time head football coach and his team garnered a 30-20 win over the Green Wave in the Region 1-5A opener for both teams Friday night at Bobby Holcomb Field. (September 30, 2013, Page 1B)
Eric Robertson has been around the annual Crosstown Classic for nine seasons at Lafayette. For nine seasons, he’s been trying to figure out a way to slow down Oxford’s offense by giving his Commodores a successful plan. (September 12, 2013, Page 8)