WATER VALLEY — An improved focus on the court is what Lafayette volleyball coach Aimee Scribner wanted to see from her team prior to Thursday night’s Class I, District 2 match against the Water Valley Lady Blue Devils.
Led by a strong service game from Rae Drewrey, Kylie Glass and Avery McCullough, the Lady Commodores were able to produce a very focused 3-0 win (25-7, 25-10, 25-5) on the Lady Blue Devils’ home floor. (September 27, 2013, Page 6A)
Having already seen his team face off against Class 5A No. 1 Oxford while still having to play Class 4A No. 3 Ripley later, Lafayette coach Eric Robertson can’t say for sure if this week’s matchup against Memphis University School is the toughest for the Commodores this season.
But the Owls’ collection of talent is as good as any LHS will see, and it has Robertson concerned. (September 26, 2013, Page 8)
Big runs are the common thread for this week’s Player of the Week winners. (September 25, 2013, Page 6)
With both teams fighting through a driving rain that began shortly before kickoff and only got stronger throughout the night, the Commodores produced a field goal and the game’s only touchdown in the second half to notch a 10-0 victory at Shannon in a game dominated by defense and Mother Nature. (September 23, 2013, Page 1B)
BLOG — It wasn’t pretty or dry, but in the end, it was a win for Lafayette.
With both teams fighting through a driving rain that began shortly before kickoff and only got stronger throughout the night, the Commodores (3-2 overall) produced a field goal and the game’s only touchdown in the second half to notch a 10-0 victory at Shannon in a game dominated by defense and Mother Nature. (more…) (September 21, 2013)
Lafayette will try to get some momentum back while Water Valley looks to continue its season-long momentum as both teams are set to hit the midway point of their respective seasons Friday night. (September 20, 2013, Page 6A)
Former Lafayette High standout Jeremy Liggins was back at his position Thursday night, quarterback. The Ole Miss pledge led the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers to a 34-21 win over NWCC in Senatobia Thursday night. (more…) (September 20, 2013)
Lafayette is coming off a 30-0 loss to rival Oxford in the annual Crosstown Classic, but the Commodores don’t have any time to feel sorry for themselves. (September 19, 2013, Page 7)
Thursday night’s MACJC North Division game between the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers and NECC Tigers might as well be called the “Battle of the Commodores.” Almost two handfuls of former Lafayette standouts will be on the sidelines of Bobby Franklin Field in a pivotal game for both teams. (September 18, 2013, Page 6)
Oxford seventh-grade football coach Mike Hardwick had a feeling his Chargers weren’t going to see the ball a lot in the second half of Tuesday night’s Tri-Lakes Conference game at Lafayette. So when the Chargers did get the ball to start the second half, they made it count, scoring a touchdown in one of the two possessions they did have the final 14 minutes of play at William L. Buford Stadium. (September 18, 2013, Page 6)
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