Oxford’s trip to West Point turned out to be a success as the Chargers posted a 7-0 win Tuesday afternoon. The Chargers only lost eight points in the match that saw three matches decided by 6-0, 6-0 scores. (more…) (March 21, 2012, Page 6)
Oxford got its region schedule off to a good start with a 7-0 win over West Point Thursday afternoon. The 2-0 Chargers got wins from Quinn Elliott who beat Nate Prather 6-0, 6-1 and Ann Marie Edlin, who topped Kameron Calvert 6-1, 6-0 in singles action. (more…) (March 2, 2012, Page 7A)
Oxford’s goal to garner a fifth straight state championship in tennis begins today with a home match against Grenada. OHS coach Louis Nash will try to win the 5A title without the services of four seniors who lead the Chargers to a 116-1 record over the last six years, including four state titles and 11 individual championships. (more…) (February 27, 2012, Page 3B)
A chance to remain in the state of Mississippi and close to family while also earning a degree from a well respected university was too much for Will Huntington to pass on. The former Oxford High tennis standout committed to play for Belhaven University recently, a move that he thought would benefit him in many different ways. (more…) (December 15, 2011, Page 6)
Oxford standout tennis player Sterling Davis helped the North girls squad claim a 4-3 victory in Thursday’s Mississippi Association of Coaches All-Star tennis tournament. While Davis lost to Taylor Torrence 6-3, 6-4 in her singles match, she rebounded with the aid of Anna Blair Hunt of Senatobia to knock off Claire Tadlock and Kelsey Tadlock 8-1 in the girls doubles match. Davis was the only area player represented in the tournament. (July 15, 2011, Page 7A)
A call from Ole Miss women’s tennis coach Mark Beyers last Sunday was one former Oxford High standout Will Huntington won’t soon forget. Coming off a successful first season as a member of the Meridian Community College men’s tennis team, Huntington was looking to improve his skills and stay in shape this summer.
The opportunity to help instruct at Ole Miss’ annual tennis camp this week proved to be the perfect way for Huntington to keep in shape, and in the process, improve as he helped younger players get better. (June 24, 2011, Page 7A)