Oxford is undefeated, ranked third in the state and has already locked up the Region 1-5A championship, along with the region’s top playoff seed with two weeks to go in the regular season.
Following last week’s 47-12 pasting of Clarksdale, the Chargers technically don’t have anything else to play for. (October 31, 2013, Page 10)
Water Valley continued what’s becoming a season-long trend of blowout victories last week. The Blue Devils hung a season-high 60 points on Independence in a 40-point win, the seventh time Water Valley has won by at least 25 points. (October 31, 2013, Page 10)
SENATOBIA — Lafayette had all the momentum.
The Lady Commodores cruised to a 10-point victory in the third set of the MHSAA Class I North Half volleyball championship to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five match against Senatobia, needing to capture just one more game to advance to Saturday’s state title match. (October 30, 2013, Page 8)
Ole Miss’ second bye week of the season will follow nearly the same routine as the first. A lot of rest and a lot of self-scouting with a little recruiting mixed in. (October 29, 2013, Page 6)
BLOG — Ole Miss’ second bye week of the season will follow nearly the same routine as the first.
A lot of rest, a lot of self-scouting and a little bit of recruiting. (more…) (October 28, 2013)
SENATOBIA — Through two and half quarters against Senatobia, Lafayette couldn’t stay out of its way, committing 11 penalties. In the final quarter and half, the Commodores only had one.
It’s no surprise Lafayette’s fortunes changed in the second half. (October 28, 2013, Page 3B)
HOLLY SPRINGS — Lafayette is one of the last four volleyball teams standing.
The Lady Commodores eased their way into the North Half final with a 3-0 sweep (25-13, 25-19, 25-13) of H.W. Byers in the second round of the MHSAA Class I state playoffs Saturday afternoon in Holly Springs. (October 28, 2013, Page 4B)
BLOG — Through two and half quarters against Senatobia, Lafayette couldn’t stay out of its way, committing 11 penalties. In the final quarter and half, the Commodores only had one.
Given that stat, it’s no surprise Lafayette’s fortunes changed in the second half. (more…) (October 26, 2013)
There is plenty to play for for the area’s three high school football teams this week.
Oxford, the state’s fifth-ranked overall team, will host Clarksdale for the outright Region 1-5A title Friday night while Class 3A No. 5 Water Valley needs a victory over Independence to keep pace atop the Region 2-3A standings. Lafayette has to win its final two games beginning with Senatobia to get one of Region 2-4A’s three playoff berths. (October 25, 2013, Page 6A)
With time running out, Lafayette couldn’t afford many more losses.
Lafayette entered last week’s game against New Albany losers of its last three games and sitting in the bottom half of the Region 2-4A standings. (October 24, 2013, Page 8)