There is a bond, a strong bond, between Oxford soccer players Hayden and Hunter Stewart. The senior duo are identical twins but the relationship is much stronger than just being brothers, it’s about being a good teammate to one another and other members of the Chargers. (more…) (January 17, 2013, Page 6)
Oxford’s run as division champion remained intact as the Chargers defeated West Point 9-0 Friday night. The Chargers will host the first match of the upcoming MHSAA Class 5A playoffs thanks to the victory. (January 14, 2013, Page 7)
Oxford’s Lady Chargers ensured themselves a winning record and a spot in the upcoming MHSAA Class 5A playoffs with two one-sided wins over the weekend. A night after defeating West Point 9-0 to remain in a tie for first place in Division 2-5A play, the Lady Chargers defeated Horn Lake 8-1 in what could be their final home match of the season.
In order for Oxford (10-8 overall, 3-1 in division) to get a first-round playoff contest at home, West Point needs to score a goal on Saltillo. If not, coach Laura Flint needs to practice her coin flipping skills because that’s how the tiebreaker with Saltillo would be decided. Saltillo and West Point play each other Tuesday. Regardless of that outcome, the Lady Chargers met a goal that was more unclear at the start of the year. (January 14, 2013, Page 7)
It’s never too early to begin thinking about the playoffs.
Unfortunately for the home squad, a second-half collapse stunned the Lady Chargers and led to a 4-2 Saltillo victory at Bobby Holcomb Field. (December 17, 2012, Page 4B)
It didn’t take Oxford long to warm up Monday evening.
Facing crosstown rival Lafayette at Bobby Holcomb Field on a bone-chilling winter night, the Chargers used a constant offensive barrage to claim an 8-0 victory. (December 11, 2012, Page 8)
With thunder sounding in the distance, and under an overcast sky, the Oxford Lady Chargers capitalized on a second-half goal from Zoe Scruggs to nip crosstown rival Lafayette 1-0 at Oxford’s Bobby Holcomb Field. (December 10, 2012, Page 1B)
The Oxford boys improved to 2-0-1 on the season with a convincing 4-1 victory at Corinth Tuesday. Baxter Elliott deposited two goals, while Eddy Terry and Hayden Stewart each chipped in one goal. (more…) (November 14, 2012, Page 7)