Fresh off of winning last year’s EAGLE Player of the Year honor after helping to lead Lafayette to the school’s first Class 4A title, Dennis has shown no signs this season of wear and tear. (more…) (October 18, 2011, Page 9)
CORINTH — Paced by Esmeralda Rodriguez and Derek Hart, the Lafayette boys and girls cross country teams competed in the Corinth Invitational on Saturday. Rodriguez finished seventh in the large school division with a time of 16 minutes, 33 seconds on the 4K course. Peyton Hamann finished second for LHS and 30th overall with a 17:53. Taylor Selby finished with a 21:46, while Shantel Pope had a 21:49. (more…) (October 18, 2011, Page 10)
Thanks in large part to fellow senior Demarkous Dennis, the No. 1 Commodores didn’t need to rely on their four-star quarterback to beat the visiting New Albany Bulldogs 50-13 and take over sole possession of first place in Region 2-4A. (more…) (October 17, 2011, Page 4B)
BLOG: The Lafayette Commodores won in typical fashion tonight, rolling past Region 2-4A foe New Albany 50-13 at William L. Buford Stadium.
The star of the game was — stop me if you have heard this before — Lafayette running back Demarkous Dennis. (more…) (October 14, 2011)
Tonight will be a busy evening for the area’s prep football teams.
While Lafayette will be hosting the New Albany Bulldogs in a battle for first place in Region 2-4A, the Water Valley Blue Devils will be hosting an athletic Nettleton Tigers team and the Oxford Chargers will be hosting a throwback Hernando Tigers squad for Homecoming.
All games are set to kickoff at 7. Lafayette’s game will be broadcast on 93.7 FM, Water Valley’s on 105.5 FM and Oxford’s on 95.5 FM as well as 102.1 FM. (October 14, 2011, Page 6A)
Her assumptions were correct.
The Lady Bruins were as good as their 16-match winning streak suggested and they did just enough to eliminate Lafayette from the first round of the Class I playoffs with a 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-20) victory. (October 5, 2011, Page 6)
The Lady Bruins (29-5-1) head into tonight’s match fresh off of a 3-0 sweep of Northwest Rankin that capped a 16-match winning streak to conclude their regular season. (more…) (October 4, 2011, Page 6)
Led by the season-best performance of Esmeralda Rodriguez, the Lafayette Lady Commodores won the Class 4A division at Saturday’s Southerntees Challenge held at the New Albany Sportsplex. Rodriguez ran the 4K race in 16 minutes, 31 seconds, good for second place overall. The Lady Commodores finished third as a team overall. Peyton Hammann was the next top LHS girls finisher as she recorded a 17:40, good for ninth overall. Rachel Starnes was 21st with a 17:52. Nikki Kesler was 26th with an 18:01, while Taylor Selby rounded out the top five finishers for LHS with a time of 20:57. Shantel Pope, Brooke Mardis, Ashlynd Smith and Mary-Hannah Caulder also competed in the meet. (more…) (October 3, 2011, Page 3B)
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