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)
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)
BELMONT — Lafayette’s season was pushed to the brink Tuesday night.
But the Lady Commodores pushed back, and now they’ll keep playing for at least a few more days. (October 23, 2013, Page 6)
It took Lafayette just three sets to get back where it was in last year’s playoffs. (October 21, 2013, Page 3B)
BLOG — It took Lafayette just three sets to get back where it was in last year’s playoffs.
The Lady Commodores swept Choctaw County 3-0 (25-21, 25-13, 25-16) in their MHSAA Class I first-round playoff tilt Saturday morning at the LHS gymnasium to set up a second-round matchup with Region 2′s top seed, Belmont, on Tuesday. (more…) (October 19, 2013)
Oxford didn’t make it easy, but Lafayette notched another win over the Lady Chargers Thursday night.
Lafayette won the first two games only to watch Oxford fight back to take the next two before using a fast start in the fifth and final game to claim a 3-2 (25-21, 26-24, 17-25, 14-25, 15-9) victory at the LHS gymnasium to sweep the season series from the Lady Chargers. (October 11, 2013, Page 6A)
Lafayette picked up its second win of the week Thursday night, though it didn’t come nearly as easily as the first. (September 13, 2013, Page 6A)
Lafayette’s varsity volleyball team showed Thursday night why it will be a strong contender for the Class I, District 2 title this season. (September 6, 2013, Page 6A)
Jessica Pearson always had a knack of turning nothing into something.
As the setter on Oxford’s volleyball team, it wasn’t uncommon to see Pearson not only set up a teammate for the kill when the Lady Chargers’ passing was on point, but also go sprawling out of bounds in an attempt to keep the play alive. (more…) (October 25, 2012, Page 1B)
CALEDONIA — Momentum can be an amazing and inexplicable force.
Believe in it or don’t, but Thursday’s second-round matchup between the Lafayette Lady Commodores and Caledonia Lady Confederates made both squads subscribe to the theory. (more…) (October 12, 2012, Page 6A)