Billis, Grech earn All-OAA girls’ golf honors

Billis, Grech earn All-OAA girls’ golf honors

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Two members of head coach Gretchen Gabler’s girls’ golf program, freshman Keira Billis and senior Janelle Grech, were named to the All-Oakland Activities Association (OAA) White Division team on November 3. Consistently two of the program’s top scorers throughout the season, their selections represent the nice variety present on […]

Athlete of The Week: Ty Myre

Athlete of The Week: Ty Myre

“Ty Myre embodies what Oxford football is all about. He is an outstanding teammate and he brings a motor to practice and games that can’t be matched. Ty has definitely made fullbacks great again!” – Head Coach Zach Line — by Bryan Brandeberry, OHS Athletic Event Coordinator

Winter sports on track to start (for now)

Winter sports on track to start (for now)

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer With the calendar flipping to November, we are nearing the beginning of the winter sports seasons at Oxford High School. While there was a lot of uncertainty surrounding fall athletic activities because of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) confirmed during […]

Oxford’s Patterson moving on to state cross country meet

Oxford’s Patterson moving on to state cross country meet

Oxford senior Zach Patterson (#39) finished fifth overall at the Michigan High School Athletic Association Lower Peninsula Region 7-1 meet at Clintonwood Park in Clarkston on Friday, October 30. Patterson finished the 5,000 meter course in 16:04.1 minutes, a personal record, and will now compete in the Division 1 state final at Michigan International Speedway […]

Wildcats lose, but deliver scare to one of state’s best

Wildcats lose, but deliver scare to one of state’s best

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer When the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) playoff football matchups were unveiled on October 25, the Oxford Wildcats drew a familiar foe and a team many view as one of the state’s ten best, the Clarkston Wolves. Heavy underdogs entering the clash, which was played at Clarkston High […]

Three Wildcats earn All-OAA Blue tennis honors

Three Wildcats earn All-OAA Blue tennis honors

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Announced on October 28, three Oxford Wildcats, seniors Nolan Kutchey and Silas VonAllmen and junior Chasten “Chase” Maier, were named to the All-Oakland Activities Association (OAA) Blue Division tennis team for their performance throughout the 2020 season. VonAllmen, whose brother, Dane, graduated in 2020, received the recognition at No. […]

Athlete of The Week: Danielle Balinski

Athlete of The Week: Danielle Balinski

Our Student- Athlete of the Week, this week is Danielle Balinski, who is on the Cheer squad. She is a two year varsity member. After high school, she plans to study at Oakland University majoring in clinical and diagnostic sciences. Her career goal is to become a pathology assistant. Her goal for cheer is to […]

‘Cats wrap up regular season, set to begin MHSAA District play

  By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer In their final quad meet of the year, the Oxford Wildcats traveled to Notre Dame Preparatory to clash with the Fighting Irish, Lake Orion Dragons, and Clarkston Wolves on October 21. Delivering a nearly flawless performance, Oxford won all three matches, taking six of the seven total sets. […]

Wildcats travel to Clarkston to open playoffs

By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer In the final contest of the abbreviated six-game regular season, Oxford fell to the Southfield A&T Warriors, 21-0, on October 23 at Wildcat Stadium to finish their regular season at 2-4 (1-3 Oakland Activities Association Red Division). Doubling as Homecoming and the annual Senior Night, each of the program’s […]

Athlete of Week: Zach Patterson

Zach Patterson is a Cross Country league runner up at OAA Red Championship meet- Bloomer Park on Oct 19. Zach ran a great time of 16:13 on a tough course battling one of the better runners in our area, Clarkston’s Andrew Sesti. The two front runners will faced each other again on Oct. 23 and […]