Oxford’s boys track team defeated Tupelo to win the title at the Daily Journal Relays on Saturday. The Chargers totaled 202 points compared to Tupelo’s 168 point total to capture the crown. (more…) (April 18, 2011, Page 2B)
Some of the best college and pro track athletes will be on display as they compete in the annual Ole Miss Invitational on Saturday. The meet begins at the Ole Miss Track and Field Complex at 10 a.m. with two field events, the hammer throw and javelin, while the first running event begins at 11 a.m. (more…) (April 8, 2011)
Dominant was the best word to describe the Oxford Middle School boys track team on Thursday. The Chargers won the OMS Relays at Bobby Holcomb Field by scoring 99 points. Lafayette was second with 44 points.
Less than a week after capturing the EAGLE Invitational, the Oxford boys and girls track teams headed out of town for the first time this year to compete at the Mississippi State Bulldog High School Invitational. (more…) (April 4, 2011, Page 8A)
Oxford’s middle school boys track team continued to shine Thursday at the annual OMS Track Invitational held at Bobby Holcomb Field. Six other schools competed against Oxford in the event, including Grenada, Pontotoc, New Albany, Senatobia, Hills Chapel, Marietta School and Guntown. The Chargers won the meet followed by Grenada. (more…) (April 1, 2011, Page 8A)
While the meet was scheduled for Saturday and pushed back two days, the delay didn’t matter as the Chargers totaled 229 points to capture the title, while the Lady Chargers finished with 143.5 points. (more…) (March 29, 2011, Page 8)
Some of the best track teams in North Mississippi will converge on Oxford’s Bobby Holcomb Field Saturday for the 10th annual EAGLE Invitational on Saturday.
Oxford boys track coach Scott Kendricks has assembled an impressive lineup that includes Lafayette, Booneville, Center Hill, Saltillo, Senatobia, Charleston, Myrtle, Kossuth, Clarksdale, Independence and Olive Branch. (March 24, 2011, Page 6)
Oxford’s track and field season got off to a great start Saturday as both the girls and boys teams captured the Oxford Invitational. It was the first meet of the season for both teams. The Lady Chargers, last season’s Class 5A state champion, showed their depth as they totaled 155 points, 38 more than second-place finisher Southaven. The Chargers totaled 179 points, 34 more than second-place finisher Tupelo, which had not competed at Bobby Holcomb Field since 2002. (more…) (March 14, 2011, Page 7)
The Oxford Middle School track and field squad had a successful practice meet against Byhalia at Bobby Holcomb Field on Thursday.
The Oxford boy’s claimed victory in each race except the 3200-meter, where Pruett Griffin and Ivan Lopez finished second and third with the same time.
Tristan Orman earned wins in the mile with a time of 5 minutes, 31 seconds, and the 800-meter. (March 11, 2011, Page 8A)