‘Believe in blue’ theme driving cheer team

The Oxford High School Varsity Competitive Cheer team is hoping to leap to the top of its division this season and has been practicing hard to make it happen, according to Head Coach Christie DeSano. The Lady Cats are bringing 17 dedicated members to the floor in the 2017-18 season. Those members love what they […]

Grapplers are county champs

The Wildcats varsity wrestling team secured its second-straight Oakland County Wrestling Championship Dec. 16. The Cats claimed the crown in the 58th county wrestling championships, held at Lake Orion High School, by racking up 306 points, besting league rivals Clarkston and Lake Orion. Clarkston took second with 245 points while Lake Orion earned 207 points, […]

Cagers set sights on leading OAA White

On December 15, the Wildcats varsity basketball team captured its first victory of the season, defeating Lapeer 62-39. The team now hopes to carry forward that momentum throughout the season, according to Head Coach Steve Laidlaw. Oxford had a balanced scoring attack that evening led by senior point guard Jimmy Claudio with 13 points and […]

Strong start on court for Lady Cats

The Lady Wildcats varsity basketball team is amping up for another successful season. There are 14 girls on the team this season with seven returning players. Head Coach Rachel Bryer said she is looking to help her players improve every day and to help them push their limits and beat expectations. “There’s room for improvement […]

Bowling teams score wins

On Dec. 18, the Wildcats bowling teams both had a strong showing against Troy. The boys team walked away with a solid 22-8 score that day while the girls took a 27-3 victory. On the girls side, the Lady Cats won both baker games and seven of the 10 matches to secure the win. The […]

Tough week for OA icers

It was a tough week for the Oxford Avondale (OA) United Hockey team. On Saturday, Dec. 16, the team hosted the Royal Oak Ravens hockey team and ultimately fell 9-4. The Ravens came in with a 6-2 record and started the scoring at the 10:48 mark with a power-play goal on a rebound off junior […]

Swim team clips Ravens’ wings

The Wildcats boys varsity swim team secured its second win of the season on Dec. 12, sweeping the 12 events at a meet with the Royal Oak Ravens Oxford won 134-49 and is now 2-0 overall. The results were as follows: In the 200 Medley Relay, Oxford’s A Relay of JJ Bagans, Michael Scepka, Garrett […]

Boys swim team wins home opener

The Wildcats varsity boys swim team’s Dec. 7 home opener ended with a 114-72 win over fellow Oakland Activities Association (OAA) White division team West Bloomfield. Head Coach Jackie Rank said the meet served as a great start to the season. “The boys performed well and I liked most of what we saw,” said Rank […]

Wildcat teams bowl over Bloomfield Hills

Both Wildcats varsity bowling teams played host to the Bloomfield Hills Blackhawks and walked away with wins on Dec. 4. The Varsity Girls team proved too much for the Bloomfield Hills girls as The Lady Cats rolled to a 28 to 2 win. Oxford started with a strong 205 baker game and never looked back. […]

Soukup signs to play LAX for Siena Heights

Oxford High School senior Amber Soukup made her dedication to playing lacrosse official during a letter of intent ceremony, held November 14, when she signed to play lacrosse at Siena Heights University in Adrian, Michigan Soukup is a senior attacker for the Wildcats varsity lacrosse team. In her high school lacrosse career, Soukup has played […]