Oxford ended the regular season on a high with two impressive wins over Tupelo and Amory. The Chargers enter their MHSAA Class 5A playoff series against Starkville coming off a 2-0 win over Tupelo Friday and a 6-3 win over Amory in eight innings on Saturday afternoon. The two wins improved the Chargers to 22-6 overall.
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)
Oxford closed out its Division 2-5A season with a come-from-behind 11-10 win over West Point in eight innings Tuesday night at Edwin Moak Field. The victory was the Chargers’ (19-5 overall) eighth straight in 2-5A. (more…) (April 17, 2013, Page 9)
Oxford’s amazing run in Division 2-5A play continued Friday night with a 7-0 win over Saltillo at Edwin Moak Field. The significance of the victory, the Chargers’ seventh in a row in 2-5A play, was a second title in three seasons under the leadership of coach Chris Baughman. (more…) (April 15, 2013, Page 8)
Oxford High’s tradition-rich baseball history doesn’t begin and end with the 2005 team that won the MHSAA Class 4A state championship. Before the Chargers won the school’s first division title on the diamond, the 1979 team, led by pitcher Mel Davis, captured the Little Ten South conference title. Members of that team will be honored prior to Friday night’s Division 2-5A contest against Saltillo at Edwin Moak Field. (more…) (April 11, 2013, Page 2B)
A return trip to New Hope Tuesday night turned out to be much better than the first for the Oxford baseball team. The Chargers won their sixth straight game in Division 2-5A play by pounding the Trojans 8-1. (more…) (April 10, 2013, Page 2B)
The Chargers remained in first place in the standings by taking advantage of mistakes made by the Green Wave in the field, some timely hitting and some key pitches made by Hunter Roth. (April 3, 2013, Page 8)