Rough end to a tough season

By Chaz Millard Football Correspondent   Every football season has a conclusion and for the Oxford Wildcats theirs concluded on Friday night following their loss to Farmington Hills Harrison by the score of 49-7. This marks the second season in a row that the Wildcats failed to make the Michigan state playoffs finishing with an […]

No joy in Southfield for Cats

By Chaz Millard Football Correspondent Sometimes the breaks just do not go your way. The Oxford Wildcat football team had the issue on Friday in their 35-20 loss to the visiting Warriors of Southfield Arts & Technology. The loss put the Wildcats at 4-4 overall and 2-4 in league play. This was a difficult game […]

Brandon swept by Cat spikers

Oxford’s varsity volleyball team swept Brandon High School in three games at home on Oct. 13. It was senior night and Oxford honored its five seniors, who all contributed to the win. Seniors are Nicole Elzerman, Kayla Manzella, Paige Parent, Jessica Nelson and Katie Detone. Oxford’s freshman and junior varsity teams also defeated Brandon.  

Booters lose to LO, tie Fenton

Oxford’s varsity boys soccer team ended its season on Monday with a 5-0 loss to Lake Orion. Wildcat booters gave up two goals in the first half and three in the second. In its final home game of the season on Oct. 11, the soccer squad gave a solid effort and finished in a 1-1 […]

Cats make it three in a row with big homecoming win

By Chaz Millard Football Correspondent The Oxford Wildcats extended their winning streak to three games with an impressive 41-13 victory over Troy Athens Friday night. The win came during homecoming weekend in front of a full house. The game started out slowly as each team found moving the ball difficult. The weather was not a […]

Swim team thumps Avondale 146-37

The Oxford Wildcats girls swim and dive team took the top spot in every event in a meet against Avondale Thursday, October 6, ultimately winning 146-37. The results are as follows: In the 200 Medley Relay, Oxford’s A Relay of sophomore Claire Alexander, junior Victoria Mc Clenaghan, freshman Ashlee Weltyk, and junior captain Rachel Commons […]

Equestrians win regionals

By Liz Shepard Special to the Leader It wasn’t a spot the Oxford High School Equestrian Team was used to being in — they hadn’t clinched a guaranteed trip to the state championship after one day of competition. The Wildcats sat in third place out of eight schools Sunday morning, just outside the top two […]

Tennis, anyone? New boys team takes the court

Although Oxford High School has had a girls tennis team for the past four years, this is the first year there has been a squad for the boys. Together, the team is hoping to pave the way for future players. “Our number one goal is to make this a long-term, successful program. (We’ll accomplish) that […]

Cats make it two in a row

By Chaz Millard Football Correspondent The Oxford Wildcats took to the road this past Friday in search of a winning streak as they faced Stoney Creek. In wet conditions, they were able to achieve what they set out to do and notched a decisive 26-0 victory against the Cougars on their Homecoming night. Each team […]

Swimmers swept away by Notre Dame tide

The Lady Wildcat swimmers had a close loss of 90-92 in a meet against Notre Dame Prep Sept. 22. The results are as follows: In the 200 Medley Relay, Oxford’s A Relay of sophomore Claire Alexander, Victoria Mc Clenaghan, freshman Ashlee Weltyk and junior captain Rachel Commons took second with a time of 2:06.33. In […]