Grapplers capture second-straight division title

Grapplers capture second-straight division title

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer There are few constants in life, but one nearly constant occurrence is the Oxford Wildcat wrestling program claiming their league championship. On February 24, the program captured their second-straight Oakland Activities Association (OAA) Red Division title. Dating to 2007, when the school resided in the Flint Metro League (FML), […]

Boys win one game, drop two

Boys win one game, drop two

  By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Steve Laidlaw’s boys’ basketball program played three Oakland Activities Association (OAA) Blue Division games from March 2-5, winning the first and dropping the latter two to bring their season record to 4-7 (1-4). The victory came on March 2 at the Ian Smith Gymnasium over the Birmingham Seaholm […]

Girls improve to 7-3

Girls improve to 7-3

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Improving to 7-3 (5-2 Oakland Activities Association Blue Division), the Oxford Wildcats girls’ basketball team posted a 2-1 record from March 1-5. The action began with a road trip to Berkley High School on March 1, a game the Bears won, 27-24. Oxford held an eight-point lead, 20-12, at […]

Bowlers take championship

Bowlers take championship

The Wildcats played host to the newly formed OAA Red Division West Bloomfield Lakers bowling team last Thursday. Both the Oxford Boys and Girls team had title thoughts on their minds. The girls won 30 to 0 to keep their OAA Red division title dreams alive. Freshmen Maddie von Knorring led the team with 223 […]

Hockey program takes major step toward league title

Hockey program takes major step toward league title

  By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Improving to 8-1 (4-1 Oakland Activities Association White Division), the Oxford Avondale United (OAU) hockey program won all three games they played from February 23-27, including a key league victory to round out their week. Beginning their week with a trip to the Farmington Hills Arena to battle […]

Boys bounce back after three losses, beat Brandon

Boys bounce back after three losses, beat Brandon

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Falling to the Romeo Bulldogs, 45-43, on a 3-pointer with less than two seconds to play, the Oxford Wildcats boys’ basketball team returned to the Ian Smith Gymnasium on February 22 to battle the Rochester Adams Highlanders, a member of the Oakland Activities Association’s (OAA) White Division. Leading by […]

Wildcat swimmers off to 4-2 start

Wildcat swimmers off to 4-2 start

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Through their first six dual meets, the Oxford Wildcats boys’ swimming and diving program, led by head coach Jackie Rank, is off to a 4-2 start, featuring victories over the Berkley Bears, Lake Orion Dragons, and Royal Oak Ravens, all of whom are fellow Oakland Activities Association (OAA) White […]

Four-game winning streak for girls’

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Improving to 5-2 (4-1 Oakland Activities Association Blue Division), the Oxford Wildcats girls’ basketball team won all three games they played from February 23-26. Dating to their February 18 victory over the Berkley Bears, this run of success extended the team’s season-long win streak to four games. Following a […]

Bowlers face tough N. Farmington

Bowlers face tough N. Farmington

The North Farmington Raiders boys and girls bowling teams rolled into Oxford’s bowling center undefeated and bowling well. On paper the teams matched up pin for pin with Oxford, so the match was bound to be close, AND IT WAS! The Oxford girls battled right to the end but came up short losing their first […]

Wild game puts exclamation point on unbeaten week

Wild game puts exclamation point on unbeaten week

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Improving to 5-1 (2-1 Oakland Activities Association White Division), the Oxford Avondale United (OAU) hockey program posted a 3-0 record from February 15-20. OAU’s offensive firepower has been on display all season long, as the program has totaled 43 goals in their six games, good for an average of […]