The last time Judson Watson stepped on to the tennis court and swung his racquet in a match that really, really mattered was when he and mixed doubles teammate Cari Hansen closed out the Chargers’ fifth straight state championship with a thrilling win over Stone County. That was May 9, 2012. Since that match, Watson has been — until recently — concentrating on soccer at Belhaven. (more…) (July 31, 2013, Page 9)
Six Oxford Chargers earned spots on the 2013 Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State tennis team released Thursday. In order to make the team, players had to at least finish runner-up in their respective category. (more…) (June 4, 2013, Page 9)
RIDGELAND — A second hand will be needed to place the Oxford Chargers’ latest MHSAA tennis championship ring on after they defeated Stone County 6-1 Tuesday afternoon at the Ridgeland Tennis Center. (more…) (May 15, 2013, Page 10)
Oxford’s bid to win a sixth straight tennis title was put on hold for the second time in three days Friday afternoon. Rain in the Metro Jackson area prevented the 19-0 Chargers from meeting up with Stone County this past Wednesday or Friday, the original re-schedule date set by the MHSAA. (more…) (May 6, 2013, Page 6A)
Oxford advanced to a sixth straight state championship in tennis by defeating Starkville 6-1 Friday afternoon. Rain forced the match to be played indoors at the Gillom Sports Center. OHS won mixed doubles, No. 1 boys doubles and No. 1 girls doubles first before capturing the match at No. 2 boys doubles. (more…) (April 29, 2013, Page 4B)
Oxford’s playoff run to capture a sixth straight state championship began Monday afternoon with a 7-0 win over Neshoba Central at Avent Park. The Chargers improved to 17-0 with the win over the Rockets, who were unable to score points in four of the seven matches overall.
The Oxford tennis team continued its dominance of MHSAA Class 5A tennis programs Friday, making a clean sweep of the 2-5A tournament at the John Leslie Tennis Courts. (more…) (April 15, 2013, Page 10)