April 28, 2016

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Sports

Blue Devils take early leads in 3A playoff series

WATER VALLEY — An important 5-2 victory over the Hatley Tigers on Friday at Lady Devil Field gave the Blue Devils of Water Valley momentum ... Read more

Oxford’s Kaytlon Pegues, right, is tagged out at home by Vicksburg catcher Shelby Muirhead during Game 1 of the teams’ MHSAA Class 5A first-round playoff series at the OHS softball field on the Oxford Middle School campus Friday. The Chargers dropped the opening game 13-9. (Jake Thompson)

Chargers rally but drop playoff opener

A mistake-filled night defensively by the Oxford softball team was nearly overcome by a late rally at the plate. It was not to be though ... Read more

Oxford’s Giles Lamar (9) scores against Madison Central in the sixth inning of Thursday’s game at Edwin Moak Field. Lamar accounted for the Chargers’ only run as Oxford ended the regular season with a 2-1 loss.

SILENT ENDING: Chargers drop regular-season finale to Jaguars

With both teams having the weekend off and not beginning postseason play until next weekend, the Oxford and Madison Central baseball teams squeezed one last ... Read more

Rebels get more time to respond to NOA

Ole Miss will have another month to respond to the Notice of Allegations it received earlier this year, meaning any closure to the case won’t ... Read more

Area baseball, softball teams set for opening round of playoffs

The MHSAA baseball and softball playoffs begin today with all six area teams taking part. Five of them will get started this weekend. Oxford’s baseball ... Read more