Lafayette coach Anthony Hart said he has a lot of respect for the Warriors, who are coming off of a 34-28 loss at North Pontotoc. (October 20, 2011, Page 6)
Oxford Middle School completed its football season on Tuesday by splitting with the Senatobia Warriors. While the seventh grade fell to Senatobia 14-8, the eighth grade rolled to a 35-0 victory.
The football season can be a long grind on players, even on a championship-caliber squad like Lafayette’s.
And when you’re on the scout team, getting beat up day-in and day-out by the bigger, stronger varsity guy sometimes it’s difficult to remain motivated and get through practices. (more…) (October 18, 2011, Page 8)
The Lafayette ninth-grade football team ended its season with a 14-0 win over New Albany on Monday. John Murphree scored on a 12-yard run, while brother Eli Murphree added a 2-point conversion to give Lafayette an 8-0 lead at the half. Hunter Bishop scored on an 80-yard touchdown reception in the second half off a throw from Eli Murphree. Landon Busby and Eli Murphree both had interceptions. Lafayette ended the year with a 6-2 overall record. (October 18, 2011, Page 8)
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 — Oxford won three of four cross country races this past Saturday in the Corinth Invitational. Oxford’s boys tied with Saltillo with 46 points but finished second overall, while the varsity Lady Chargers finished third overall. (more…) (October 18, 2011, Page 10)
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)
BLOG: Ole Miss junior receiver Melvin Harris was dismissed from the football team, coach Houston Nutt announced prior to his weekly press conference earlier today. (more…) (October 17, 2011)
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