Former Lafayette High standout Stormy Robison helped lift Northwest Mississippi Community College to two wins over Holmes in women’s softball action Wednesday and a split with Northeast on Thursday. Robison, last season’s EAGLE Player of the Year, picked up a two-run single in the Lady Rangers’ 8-0 win over Holmes in the first game of Wednesday’s doubleheader as well as two runs scored. (more…) (March 25, 2011, Page 8A)
Lafayette tennis’ most complete effort of the season resulted in its most impressive tennis win to date Thursday against Center Hill at the Oxford-University Stadium courts. The Commodores’ 7-0 win not only improved them to 4-1 on the year, but it gave them confidence going into Monday’s meeting with Tupelo. (more…) (March 25, 2011, Page 8A)
As part of Grove Bowl Week festivities, the Chucky Mullins Courage Award banquet has been set for April 14 at 7 p.m. at the Indoor Practice Facility on the Ole Miss campus. Mullins’s head coach at Ole Miss, Billy Brewer, will serve as speaker for the banquet, which fans are encouraged to attend. (more…) (March 25, 2011, Page 8A)
Lafyaette’s first team tennis match after spring break turned into a 6-1 win over Mooreville for the Commodores at the courts located behind Oxford-University Stadium. Doubles was a strength for the Commodores as they won all five matches played Wednesday. (March 24, 2011, Page 6)
Some of the best track teams in North Mississippi will converge on Oxford’s Bobby Holcomb Field Saturday for the 10th annual EAGLE Invitational on Saturday.
Oxford boys track coach Scott Kendricks has assembled an impressive lineup that includes Lafayette, Booneville, Center Hill, Saltillo, Senatobia, Charleston, Myrtle, Kossuth, Clarksdale, Independence and Olive Branch. (March 24, 2011, Page 6)
Oxford’s dominance in tennis continued with a 7-0 win over Saltillo Wednesday in Tupelo. The Chargers (5-0 overall) only lost three points during a match that served as a tuneup before playing in the Meridian Tournament this weekend. (March 24, 2011, Page 7)
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