Oxbow Athletes Honored

Congratulations to Izzy Giesing and Ben Emerson  for being selected by the Valley News as Athletes of the Year from Oxbow High School.  They will be honored in the June 12th publication of the Valley News and have been invited to a dinner reception at the Fireside Inn on June 19th.  Please join us in congratulating these Oxbow student-athletes!

Oxbow vs. Harwood

The Oxbow Softball team took care of Harwood on the diamond last night with a (14-0) win.  Alyssa Armitage went 2 for 4 with two doubles.  The girls record is now 9-2 and they are currently ranked 2nd in their division as they look towards the playoffs.

The varsity baseball team had a tough game against the number one ranked Harwood team falling 11-0.  The basseball team will be traveling to Lamoille today (5/18).

Middle school game vs Rivendell

Saturday’s (5/19) The middle school baseball game at Rivendell scheduled for 3 Pm has been canceled due to impending weather.

 

 

Banner Reveal

On Tuesday, May 22nd there will be an assembly at 2 PM in the gymnasium.  At that time we will be revealing the cross country 2016 championship banner and  the 2017 softball undefeated championship banner.  Anyone who wishes to attend is welcome.  Following the banner reveal the Oxbow softball and baseball teams will be hosting Lyndon Institute. (4:30PM)

Oxbow Track at Lyndon

Oxbow had a stellar day at Lyndon Institute on 5/16. As a team, Oxbow came away with eleven first place finishes out of the nine team event. Highlights include Jarret Rock’s (Jr) four first place finishes in the 100 Meter Dash, 200 Meter Dash, Long Jump, and Triple Jump. His triple jump mark was a new school record besting his teammate, Tim Hodge’s (jr) performance last week. For the girls, Hannah Giesing (Sr) had three first place finishes in the 200 Meter Dash, 400 Meter Dash, and the Long Jump. Here is the link for the official results:

Track team does well at the Burlington Invitational

After running the 800m and finishing 3rd in the Glen Loucks Games in White Plains, NY the day before, Izzy Giesing finished 1st in the 800m at the Burlington Invitational.

Other notable performances were done by Owen Pelletier of Rivendell who won the 100 Meter Dash and the Long Jump. Tim Hodges and Izzy Giesing also set new Oxbow school records in the men’s and women’s triple jump. Tim set a school record in the 300 Hurdles, and Keelan Durham set a new school record in the 1500. Numerous Oxbow performances were personal bests. Here is the link for official results:

Both Varsity Softball and Baseball get the W

In a very close contest the varsity baseball team defeated Montpelier 3-2.  Sophomore Jace Page batted in the winning run, while Orin Mahikoa had 6 good innings on the mound with 11 strike outs.  Cody Grant came into the game in the 7th to get the save.

 

The varsity softball team had a convincing win over Richford (17-0).  Madie Fornwalt went the distance on the mound, throwing a no-hitter with 12 strike outs and one walk.

Both teams are at home today versus Lake Region, game time at 4:30.

Track Results

Oxbow had a good day at the Dirt Classic at Spaulding High School on Tuesday, 5/9.

Calvin Cook finished 1st in the discus and shot put

Tim Hodges finished 1st in the high jump and triple jump

Jarrett Rock finished 1st in the long jump

Kelly Daigle finished 1st in Discus

 

Congratulations to all our track team members!

Time change for varsity baseball and softball

Thursday’s (5/10) softball and baseball games will be played at 4 PM instead of 4:30.