An offensive mishap nearly cost Oxford its first district win of the season. Instead, the Chargers made the defensive plays they needed in the final seconds and hit some late free throws to pull out a 53-48 victory over West Point Tuesday night at the OHS gymnasium, evening their District 2-5A record at 1-1. (January 22, 2014, Page 6)
Oxford’s success over the weekend in the Southaven Tournament didn’t carry over to Tuesday night’s home meeting with Lake Cormorant. The Lady Gators defeated the Lady Chargers in three sets (25-14, 25-23, 25-17) to keep them winless in the Class II, District 2 standings. (September 11, 2013, Page 7)
Lafayette’s varsity volleyball team showed Thursday night why it will be a strong contender for the Class I, District 2 title this season. (September 6, 2013, Page 6A)
“Potential” is a word Oxford volleyball coach Tara Ross used several times to describe her 2013 team. As the Lady Chargers head into their season opener against Lewisburg in Jackson today, Ross has seen signs that the team will be competitive this year.
The 2012 season didn’t go the way Oxford had hoped, but Thursday night’s season finale provided at least a little solace for the home team.
Looking to end the season on a high note, the Lady Chargers earned a convincing 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-18) victory over Corinth at the OHS gym. (September 28, 2012, Page 7A)
Oxford’s chances of making the upcoming MHSAA’s Class II playoffs were dealt a significant blow thanks to 3-1 (22-25, 24-17, 25-14, 25-18) loss to Lake Cormorant Tuesday evening in the OHS gym. The Lady Chargers won the first set before the Lady Gators rebounded to capture the next three. (September 19, 2012, Page 6)