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Lafayette’s Murphrey named NHSACA national Boys Assistant Coach of the Year

Jimmy Murphrey has spent nearly five decades coaching within the Lafayette County School District and last week was named one of the top coaches in ... Read more

16 hours ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford’s 10 & Under team wins Junior Team Tennis state title

The depth of tennis talent in Lafayette County is already known with the success both high school teams have, but a younger group recently showed ... Read more

4 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Shelby McEwen advances to the high jump finals in first Olympics appearance

Shelby McEwen’s first Olympic experience continues on after advancing from the qualifying round of the men’s high jump on Friday in Tokyo. McEwen qualified eighth ... Read more

5 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Sam Kendricks on missing Olympics due to positive COVID test: “I’ll weather this predicament”

Sam Kendricks saw his dream of a second Olympic medal was dashed late Wednesday night after testing positive for COVID-19, but Oxford’s native son is ... Read more

6 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Sam Kendricks out of Olympics after positive COVID-19 test

Sam Kendricks is out of the Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19. The news broke late Wednesday night after his father and coach, Scott Kendricks, ... Read more

6 days ago by Jake Thompson.

“IT FEELS AMAZING”: Shelby McEwen set to compete in first Olympics

When Shelby McEwen lines up to take his first jump in Tokyo this week, it will be the culmination of achieving a lifelong goal. The ... Read more

7 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette’s Tyrus Williams to miss season with shoulder injury

Lafayette’s offense took a blow two weeks before preseason camp begins with the loss of its starting quarterback. Tyrus Williams will miss the season after ... Read more

1 week ago by Jake Thompson.

Matt Corral is at peace with himself entering season

Standing in a room at The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover surrounded by media, Matt Corral made a very candid statement about his first SEC Media ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

JUMP SAM JUMP: How a life-altering decision allowed Sam Kendricks to conquer the world

Editor’s Note: This was the cover story for the 2020 edition of the Profile Magazine Every child growing up has that one dream; aspirations to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Corral, Ealy voted First Team Preseason All-SEC; Ole Miss predicted to finish fourth in West

Many have Matt Corral pegged as one of the top quarterbacks in the Southeastern Conference and the media felt the same way. The Ole Miss ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Lane Kiffin hitting the reset button with upcoming season

HOOVER,  Ala. — Yes, Lane Kiffin was on the sideline for the 2020 season, but to the second-year head coach this season is like hitting ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Storck set to take over Lafayette volleyball

Lafayette’s volleyball team will have their third head coach in as many years when the season begins next month, but not much else will change. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

JT Daniels talks relationship with Matt Corral: “He can rip it”

HOOVER, Ala. — Georgia quarterback JT Daniels is no stranger to Ole Miss signal caller Matt Corral and spoke highly of his contemporary on Tuesday. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Greg Sankey: Forfeited games could come into play due to COVID-19 disruptions

HOOVER, Ala. — A year removed from the most unusual college football season in memory and still lingering remnants of the COVID-19 pandemic await the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

JUMP OXFORD JUMP: City holds send-off parade for hometown Olympians

For the first time in history, the City of Oxford has two of its own competing in the Olympics and they were sent off to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Tim Elko returning to Ole Miss for “one last ride”

Tim Elko’s story at Ole Miss is not over just yet. The Rebel infielder announced his intention to return to Oxford for “one last ride” ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Doug Nikhazy drafted 58th overall by the Cleveland Indians in MLB Draft

The two top arms on the Ole Miss pitching staff from 2021 are officially not returning. A day after Gunnar Hoglund was selected in the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

D1Baseball names Jacob Gonzalez Freshman of the Year

Ole Miss baseball players continue to receive postseason accolades for their performance during the 2021 season. On Monday, D1Baseball named Jacob Gonzalez its Freshman of ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Gunnar Hoglund drafted 19th overall by the Toronto Blue Jays in MLB Draft

After choosing to come to Oxford in 2018 instead of the majors, Gunnar Hoglund does not have as difficult a choice to make three years ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Kyle Long bringing his winning ways at East Central to Oxford’s softball program

For the past 12 years Kyle Long helped continue the success of East Central’s softball program, now he is bringing that winning culture to Oxford. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

City to hold Olympic send-off parade for Oxford’s Sam Kendricks and Shelby McEwen

The City of Oxford is planning to send its two Olympians off to Tokyo in style. During its meeting on Tuesday, the Board of Aldermen ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

WELCOME BACK: Hoggard “excited” about returning to lead Oxford baseball

Cade Hoggard is very familiar with the tradition and expectations of championships that the Oxford baseball program has created over the last 16 years, and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

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