Golf team wins league tournament, breaks school record

The Varsity Wildcat boys golf team has had a strong showing on the green this season and, on May 21, it broke the Oxford High school record during a league tournament. The Cats took first-place at their second league tournament with a score of 294, putting Birmingham Groves in second-place. The Cats broke OHS’ previous […]

Oxford baseball team sweeps senior day game

Oxford swept a double-header game against Avondale held on the home field senior day.  In Game 1, Oxford won a pitchers dual in game 1 with a score of 2-1. Senior Shae Walters pitched six solid innings allowing four hits, one run while striking out two. Walters picked up the win. Senior Michael Scepka tabbed the save throwing the 7th inning. […]

MHSAA honors Maskill for 40 years of officiating

In a world where nothing seems to last, commitments routinely go unfulfilled, promises are broken and attention spans are growing shorter and shorter, it’s nice to know there are still people that can be counted upon to hold up their end and keep plugging away. Don Maskill is one of those folks. The Oxford resident […]

Midwest LAX Bash returns to Seymour Lake Park June 2-3

Whether you’re an expert on the sport of lacrosse or know absolutely nothing about it and want to learn, either way, the 2018 Midwest LAX Bash is the perfect event. A total of 88 youth teams from Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and Canada are scheduled to compete in the tournament to be held at Oxford’s Seymour […]

Booters stay positive despite tough season

Back in March, the Oxford girls varsity soccer team kicked off the 2018 season with a positive attitude and they’ve worked hard to maintain it despite facing many challenges. The team is currently 8-6 overall. As the season has progressed, Head Coach Phil Kimmel said the Lady Cats have specifically focused their efforts on improving […]

Wildcats baseball team drops the ball to LO

Oxford struggled to find its groove as it dropped game 1 to Lake Orion with a 14-5 score on May 14. The Wildcats captured the lead in the first inning when Shae Walters drove in 2 runs when he doubled. Lake Orion overtook the Wildcats for good with 4 runs in the 4th inning. The Dragons added […]

Borg, Bean honored as top senior athletes

For one night per year, the Oxford community gathers to watch its high school coaching staff hand out their respective program’s special awards to Wildcat student-athletes. For their hard work, dedication and sportsmanship, 122 senior athletes of Oxford High School’s Class of 2018 were honored by the Oxford Wildcat Booster Club Sunday, May 6. In […]

Tennis team makes best of tough season

This year’s slow start to spring has led to a lot of cancelled matches and less practice time for the Lady Wildcats varsity tennis team. But the team has not been letting this dampen their spirits, according to Head Coach Gayle Bailey and instead the girls have been seizing each challenge head-on. “We’ve had to […]

Softball team 3-1 for the week

The Oxford girls varsity softball team went 3-1 last week. May 10 came with both a win and a loss for the Oxford team in a doubleheader against North Farmington. In Game 1 that day, the Lady Cats fell with a 3-1 score and then followed that up with a 14-4 win in Game 2. […]

Track team devours Wolves

By Heather Smith Special to the Leader The Oxford Wildcat boys track and field team came out in full force against their rivals, the Clarkston Wolves, as the boys Track & Field team prevailed 71-57. The distance races were particularly exhilarating as senior Dominic Bruce took 1st (4:28), senior Ulises Rodriguez took 2nd (4:36) with […]

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