Unity is the goal for larger swim/dive team

There are 39 athletes on the Oxford Wildcats Swim & Dive team (14 freshmen, eight sophomores, nine juniors and eight seniors). With such a large team, Varsity Swim & Dive Head Coach Jackie Rank said they will focus more than ever on coming together as a team during swim meets. “Our team goal this year […]

Spikers look to beat Clarkston, LO

With a 2-3 overall start, Oxford High School Varsity Volleyball Head Coach LaToria Thomas said the team has already set a list of goals for the 2016-17 season. “Our goals are to be competitive and to work as a team. Our team goal this year is to hopefully beat Clarkston and Lake Orion,” said Thomas. […]

Tennis team falls to Ferndale

In its first-ever home match, the OHS boys varsity tennis team lost to Ferndale 5-3 on Sept. 6. In singles play, Connor Romine and Brock Heilig were winners and in doubles play, the team of Corey Schimmel and Avery Lavender contributed a victory.

Booters fall to Avondale, Lapeer

Oxford High School’s varsity boys soccer team suffered losses to Avondale Sept. 6 and Lapeer Sept. 1. Avondale blanked the Cats 4-0. Despite this, senior Captain and goal keeper Eddie Diaz-Vela made eight saves on the night. Lapeer blanked the Cats 2-0 with both goals scored in the second half. Overall, the team is 4-4 and […]

Rangers go 14-0, win Babe Ruth championship

Hats off to the Rangers! The team had a magnificent regular season record of 12-0, then won two more games in the playoffs to clinch the championship for the Babe Ruth Division of the Oxford Recreational Baseball Association. All games were played at Daniel Axford Elementary School on Mechanic St. Players are ages 11 and […]

Bandel wins at nationals

Oxford’s powerhouse thrower Connor Bandel continued his winning ways at the New Balance Track and Field Nationals held June 17-19 at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, North Carolina. Once again, Bandel’s sheer strength propelled him to achieve a couple of career bests. The 2016 OHS graduate won the discus throw with a toss […]

Lightning’s Harrison earns top coaching honor

Longtime Coach Michael Harrison of the Oxford Lightning Girls (OLG) basketball team was recently presented the 2016 Youth Sports Coach of the Year Award from the Michigan Recreation and Parks Association (mParks). Harrison was one of the founders of the basketball program, which is offered through the Oxford Township Parks and Recreation Department. He has […]

Whoa! Those Wildcats are fast!

On Saturday, Oxford High School hosted the 54th Annual Elmer Ball Track and Field Invitational. Oxford Head Coach Matt Johnson said it was the largest invitational in the “history of the event.” Twenty-nine teams were represented. “The Oxford Invite was a boys-only event until the middle of the 1990s and (it) has continued to grow […]

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