Athlete of the Week: Carly Boyd — Soccer

Athlete of the Week: Carly Boyd — Soccer

“Future Northwood University Timberwolf soccer player and captain Carly Boyd is primed and ready to lead the Wildcats to another successful season. Her leadership is ever present and has given nothing less than 100% to start the 2022 season.” – Head Soccer Coach, John Thaler —- by Bryan Brandeberry, OHS Athletic Event Coordinator

Spring sports Meet the Teams’

Spring sports  Meet the Teams’

Photostory by Dean Vaglia The Oxford High School spring sports teams were introduced at Meet the Teams on Tuesday, March 22. Held at the Ian Smith Gymnasium, each of the 18 teams and nearly 300 athletes taking part in nine sports this spring introduced themselves to the Oxford community. The event had addresses from Oxford […]

Asciutto finalist for Naismith Award

Asciutto finalist for Naismith Award

By Dean Vaglia Leader Staff Writer Oxford High School senior John Asciutto is a finalist for the Jersey Mike’s Naismith High School Basketball Courage Award. Asciutto was named as one of 10 finalists for the award, which is presented by the Atlanta Tipoff Club to a male and female high school basketball player that has […]

Wildcat grapplers went to state tournament

Wildcat grapplers went to state tournament

Earlier in the month four Oxford High School wrestlers represented Wildcat Nation at the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) Individual State Tournament. Over 1,100 wrestlers grappled that weekend away at Ford Field. OHS wrestlers Senior Captain Jack Smith (160 lbs), Senior Sal Vackaro (152 lbs.), Junior Koen Eberhard (103 lbs.) and Freshman Luke Johonson […]

Athlete of the Week: Kayla Casper – Basketball

Athlete of the Week: Kayla Casper – Basketball

Kayla Casper finished off her senior season with two big wins against Lake Orion and Brandon High School. She shot 50% from the floor for 13 points against the Dragons and recorded five rebounds. Against the Brandon Black Hawks, she had 11 points and 11 rebounds. She will be be sorely missed next season! — […]

OHS boys fall in basketball district finals

OHS boys fall in basketball district finals

By Dean Vaglia Leader Staff Writer The Oxford High School boys varsity basketball team had a full run at the MHSAA District 4 Playoffs at Davison High School, making their way through the play-in, past the tournament hosts and coming up short at the finals. The week began against the Flint Kearsley Hornets on Monday, […]

Girls end season, boys start district playoffs

Girls end season, boys start district playoffs

By Dean Vaglia Leader Staff Writer Both the boys and girls Oxford High School Basketball teams have reached the end of their regular seasons; the boys will go to Davison High School for MHSAA district playoffs. * * * The girls began their run with a bye day on Monday, Feb. 28 and played the […]

Cagers wrap up home games, look to postseason

Cagers wrap  up home games, look to postseason

By Dean Vaglia Leader Staff Writer The Oxford High School varsity basketball teams played their final home games last week, the girls moving onto playoffs while the boys face one last week of OAA Blue showdowns. The girls had a strong pair of home games against OAA White rivals, scoring a 49-27 win over the […]

Girls sweep week as playoffs near; boys split

Girls sweep week as playoffs near; boys split

By Dean Vaglia Leader Staff Writer The Oxford High School boys and girls varsity basketball teams each had a duo of games last week, the girls taking both games while the boys claimed one. The girls began their week with a 49-21 win over the Troy Athens Red Hawks on Monday, Feb. 14 and rolled […]

‘Cats keep the pins flying, take OOA Red title

‘Cats keep the pins flying, take OOA Red title

Both the Oxford Wildcat Girls and Boys bowling teams finished off their regular seasons as OAA Red Division champions. They won their crowns with wins over Avondale on Monday night. The boys won 27 to 3 and the girls won 30 to 0. The girls were 7-1 overall on the season and 3-0 in the […]