‘Cats capture District trophy

‘Cats capture District trophy

Regionals this Saturday against Fenton High By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer On the heels of a 23-14 regular season, the Oxford Wildcat softball program began Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) District No. 4 play at Grand Blanc High School on June 5. The Wildcats’ first action came in the semifinal round, but the […]

Clarkston ends Oxford’s baseball season

Clarkston ends Oxford’s baseball season

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Playing their first game since May 29, the Oxford Wildcat baseball program fell to the Clarkston Wolves, 1-0, in a Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) District No. 31 semifinal at Lapeer High School on June 5. Like the Wildcats, Clarkston resides in the Oakland Activities Association (OAA) Red […]

Wildcats set new single-season wins record

Wildcats set new single-season wins record

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Extending their win streak to a season-long nine games, the Oxford Wildcat baseball program posted a 6-0 record from May 24-29. This run of success brings the team’s 2021 record to 30-7 (11-4 Oakland Activities Association Red Division), surpassing the 1998 squad’s school record of 29 wins in a […]

Girls advance to district semifinals

Girls advance to district semifinals

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Improving to 12-2 in 2021 and extending their season-long win streak to eight games, the Oxford girls’ soccer team easily dispatched the Lakes Valley Conference’s Waterford Kettering Captains, 8-0, in a Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) District No. 6 quarterfinal on May 27 at Wildcat Stadium. Oxford will […]

LAX advances to regional semifinals

LAX advances to regional semifinals

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Wrapping up their 2021 regular season at 5-6 (1-1 Oakland Activities Association White Division), the Oxford Wildcats boys’ lacrosse team began postseason play on May 21 by squaring off with the Saginaw Heritage Hawks, a member of the Saginaw Valley League, in the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) […]

‘Cats wrap up league play, Senior Day festivities

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer The Oxford Wildcats baseball program went 4-1 from May 17-22, improving their 2021 record to 24-7 (11-4 Oakland Activities Association Red Division). To begin their week, the Wildcats played their final league series of the season, which came against the Stoney Creek Cougars. Playing the first two games of […]

Wildcats sweep another league series

Wildcats sweep another league series

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer The Oxford Wildcats baseball program posted a 5-1 record from May 10-15 to improve to 20-6 (9-3 Oakland Activities Association Red Division) in 2021. The first three games of the week were the league tilts, a sweep of the Rochester Falcons. In the May 10 battle, which took place […]

Softball ‘Cats remains unbeaten in league play

Softball ‘Cats remains unbeaten in league play

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Bringing their 2021 record to 19-7 (6-0 Oakland Activities Association Red Division), the Oxford Wildcats softball program went 4-2 from May 11-14. The week began by welcoming in an OAA Red foe, the Rochester Adams Highlanders, for the team’s final home league series of the season on May 11. […]

Local courses help Oxford golf program thrive

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Like every other Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) spring sport, the Oxford Wildcats boys’ golf program had their 2020 season canceled, citing concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19). With this one-year delay now in the rear-view mirror, the Wildcats have returned to action in 2021 and have performed as […]

Championship games start Friday

Championship games start Friday

Cats 4-0 in league play By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Dating to their doubleheader split with the Chippewa Valley Big Reds on April 23, the Oxford Wildcats softball program has won six-straight games, bringing their 2021 record to 15-5 (4-0 Oakland Activities Association Red Division). Occupying first-place in their division, the Wildcats, who are […]