Winter weather causes cancellation of games
Winter Storm Hunter arrived to Oxford early Friday morning, causing Oxford and Lafayette schools to be canceled.
With that came cancellations of games on what was scheduled to be a busy Friday night in local sports.
The Oxford-Columbus basketball games scheduled to be played at Oxford High have been canceled. There is no make up date yet for the key Region 2-6A games. Both the Chargers and Falcons are 1-0 in region play on the boys side. The next time Oxford will play is on Tuesday when they travel to Lafayette.
The Lafayette-West Point basketball games scheduled to be played at Lafayette High tonight were also canceled with a make up date for the Region 2-5A games scheduled for Jan.22.
Lastly, the Oxford-Lafayette soccer matches scheduled to be played at Lafayette High tonight were canceled. The two teams will make up the games on Jan. 20 with times to be determined later.
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