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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Lashun Adams

OMS boys, LMS girls earn wins against cross-town rivals

The Crosstown Classic hit the hardwood for the first time this season when Oxford Middle School traveled down Highway 6 to play Lafayette Middle School inside the LHS gym Monday night.  It was all Chargers on the boys’ side of things as Oxford swept the seventh- and eighth-grade games.  In the seventh-grade game, the Chargers (6-0) won decisively over the Commodores, 27-5. The game was never in doubt as Oxford had full command due to a strong defensive effort. The Lafayette Middle School girls swept Oxford in both games. (November 18, 2014, Page 7)

Lady Chargers pressure LMS into sweep

Aided by a dominant press, the Oxford Middle School girls basketball teams earned a sweep against Lafayette at the Oxford High School gym on Thursday.

After the seventh-grade Lady Chargers picked up a 28-10 victory, the eighth-graders followed suit with a 32-16 win. (December 14, 2012, Page 7A)

OMS captures crosstown championship

A well-executed gameplan, improved free-throw shooting and a fast start to the second half were just some of the reasons Oxford swept four middle school basketball games from Lafayette Thursday night in the Oxford High gym. (more…) (January 13, 2012, Page 7A)

OMS takes three of four from OMS

Oxford won three of four games with Lafayette in middle school basketball action Thursday night in the LMS gym. (December 9, 2011, Page 7A)

LMS takes three of four at Water Valley

WATER VALLEY — The Lafayette Middle School basketball teams made the most of their opportunities Thursday evening taking three of four games at Water Valley.

In the seventh-grade matchups, Lafayette’s girls won 31-8 and the Commodores won 22-11. (more…) (November 18, 2011, Page 7A)

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