Oxford High Sports Roundup: Girls Track Successful at Invitational, Baseball Wins

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The following is a roundup of Oxford sports scores submitted by coaches along with today's OHS sports schedule. 

Oxford High Girls' Track and Field Has Great Showing at Black Invitational  

The 4x800 meter relay team of Caylee Richardson, Sara Thorpe, Olivia Richter and Marcea Stilson set a school record in the 4x800 in a time of 10:31 at The Irv Black Invitational Friday afternoon in New Britain. The girls came in 10 place overall. Taylor Drayon came in 10th in the Javelin with a throw of 95-3. 

On day two, Caylee Richardson set the school record in the 1,600 and 3,200 meter run on Saturday. She placed 21st out of 71 with a time of 5:31.  She came in 11th out of 45 in the 3,200 with at time of 12:00. Her 1,600 and 3,200 meter times are also senior records at OHS.

Marcea Stilson came in 22nd out of 71 in the 1,600 with a time of 5:33, which was also under the previous school record. Marcea won the first heat of the 3,200 in a school record time of 12:09 (Caylee ran faster in the next heat).

Stilson's 1,600 and 3,200 meter times are also junior class records at OHS.

Olivia Richter finished 23rd out of 71 in the 1,600 in a sophomore record time of 5:35. She was also under the previous school record time. Olivia was part of the 4x800 meter school record team on Friday night. She just missed setting the school record in the 800 by coming in 34th place out of 58 runners running 2:35. She missed the school record by a half of second.

Corrinn Niski set a school and senior class record in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:14. She placed 17th out of 38 runners in the 400 IH.  Corrinn also anchored the school record setting team of the 800 meter sprint medley in 2:10.

Olivia Hinnau, Audrey Pratt and Elizabeth Racsko were part of the SMR team. The girls came in 8th.Marta Zeglen, Becky Gumbrewicz, Anne Dennen, and Lindsey Koski set a freshman class record in the 9th-10th grade 800 meter sprint medley relay by running it in a time of 2:22 and placed 5th overall.

Drayton finished third out of 36 in the discus with a throw of 110-6. She also finished in 8th out of 37 in the shot put with a throw of 33-11.

Baseball Blanks Brookfield

Jake Brown had two hits, including an RBI double that drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth-inning to propel the Oxford High School baseball team over Brookfield, 3-0, on the road Friday.

James Michaud had two hits and a stolen base for Oxford (5-6, 3-4 SWC), and Dale Keller hit an RBI single.

Brookfield, which drops to 3-8 on the season (2-3 SWC), was led by Tre Gause, who had a double and a triple. 

Dan Kudej pitched a shutout for Oxford and gave up just give hits while striking out six batters.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E


0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 7 1 Brookfield 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2


Brookfield:Bryson Herr(L), Jeff Faber (7) and Mike Allwein

Oxford: Dan Kudej (W, 3-1) and Jake Brown

Strikeouts:Kudej 6, Herr 6, Faber 1

The Day in OHS Sports Action


The varsity baseball team plays Stratford in Oxford at 4:15 p.m.

The varsity softball team plays Stratford in Oxford at 4:15 p.m.

The girls track team faces New Milford HS in New Milford along with Immaculate at 4 p.m.

The boys JV volleyball team plays at Masuk at 4 p.m.

The boys golf team plays Holy Cross at 2:30 p.m.

Editor's Note: The scores are submitted by coaches. Brian Hourigan submitted the baseball scores, while Ed Lucas submitted the girls track results. Thank you.

And the schedule is posted on the CIAC website. 

Sports scores and roundups can be submitted to paul.singley@patch.com.


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