Oxford picked an ideal opponent to play its best baseball of the summer season. The Chargers defeated Lafayette 10-2 Friday night at Edwin Moak Field in a NEMCABB game that decided seeding for both teams in this week’s tournament finale. (more…) (June 24, 2013, Page 1B)
HERNANDO — It was the little things not done that made the biggest difference in a 4-1 loss for the Oxford Chargers. Unable to generate offense at key stages of the game, the Chargers fell to the Hernando Tigers in Game 2 of their best-of-three MHSAA Class 5A playoff baseball series Monday night. (more…) (May 14, 2013, Page 8)
A total team effort has the Oxford Chargers one win away from playing in the MHSAA Class 5A North Half title series. A day after Game 1 was pushed back due to heavy rain in the area, the Chargers defeated Hernando 7-3 at Edwin Moak Field Saturday evening. (more…) (May 13, 2013, Page 2B)
COLUMN: Ole Miss and Mississippi State will meet each other in their annual three-game series later this week at Oxford-University Stadium. But before the Rebels and Bulldogs lock up Friday night, the two high school baseball teams from each city will play a third and decisive game tonight at O-U Stadium. Fitting huh? (more…) (May 6, 2013, Page 6A)
STARKVILLE — Extra motivation wasn’t needed from the Oxford Chargers heading into Game 2 of their MHSAA Class 5A series with the Starkville Yellowjackets at Carlisle Field Thursday night. Having lost 6-5 in the opener at home Tuesday, the Chargers knew that a loss would end their season. (more…) (May 3, 2013, Page 9A)
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)
Patrick Robey’s first Crosstown Classic baseball game didn’t need to involve an extra inning. Thankfully for the first-year Lafayette head coach, his Commodores made him feel better about the rivalry game thanks to a 6-5 win over Oxford Friday night at W.V. Brewer Field. (March 11, 2013, Page 2B)
Cold winter weather wasn’t enough to slow down the Oxford baseball from winning three games in the Amory Tournament. The Chargers improved to 5-1 on the season thanks to three wins in the tournament. Oxford defeated Tupelo 6-4 Friday night and then defeated East Union 4-2 and Itawamba AHS 5-4 on Saturday.