58.9 F

Alex Sanford to Play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl 

Alex Sanford, left, and Charger Coach Chris Cutcliffe. Photo provided

Alex Sanford, linebacker for the Oxford Chargers and future Arkansas Razorback, was among 84 players in the nation to be selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on Jan. 5, in San Antonio, Texas.

Players are selected by a committee of national recruiting experts and placed on the East or West team. Yesterday, Oxford High was among the 138 stops on the selection tour which brings Army representatives to each player’s high school, where a game-day jersey is presented before the player’s peers, parents, coaches, athletic directors and principals.


This important opportunity allows the Army to communicate the important tie between athletes and Soldiers — their strength, dedication, teamwork and values.

Sanford and his selected team members will follow in the footsteps of some of the country’s top college and professional players and have the elite opportunity to highlight the skills and values they share with Soldiers in the United States Army.

The 6-foot-2-inch, 240-pound senior had 120 tackles, 17 for loss, three sacks and five quarterback hurries in 12 games last season. The senior helped lead the Chargers to a 8-5 record.

Most Popular

Recent Comments

scamasdscamith on News Watch Ole Miss
Frances Phillips on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Grace Hudditon on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Millie Johnston on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Binary options + Bitcoin = $ 1643 per week: https://8000-usd-per-day.blogspot.com.tr?b=46 on Beta Upsilon Chi: A Christian Brotherhood
Jay Mitchell on Reflections: The Square
Terry Wilcox SFCV USA RET on Oxford's Five Guys Announces Opening Date
Stephanie on Throwback Summer
organized religion is mans downfall on VP of Palmer Home Devotes Life to Finding Homes for Children
Paige Williams on Boyer: Best 10 Books of 2018
Keith mansel on Cleveland On Medgar Evans
David Barker on