The Lafayette High softball team is two wins away from the state championship series thanks to a sweep of the West Lauderdale Knights in its second-round series of the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs this past weekend. (May 5, 2014, Page 9)
Lafayette wasn’t part of the postseason last year. The Commodores are now, and they want to stick around for a while. (May 2, 2014, Page 6A)
FULTON — One of the mottos for Lafayette’s softball team this year has been, “Iron sharpens iron, one person sharpens another.” (May 1, 2014, Page 8)
It was looking as if the Lafayette softball team was going to squander its chance to clinch the Region 2-4A title at home against Senatobia Tuesday night. The Commodores were down six runs but mounted a comeback to defeat the Warriors 10-7 and clinch a one seed in the upcoming Class 4A playoffs. (April 16, 2014, Page 8)
Lafayette’s softball team pounded out 14 hits and got an equally strong outing from pitcher Avery McCullough en route to an easy 10-0 victory over New Albany at the LHS softball field on Tuesday. (April 9, 2014, Page 2B)
Oxford and Lafayette played four innings of competitive softball. The final two frames were a different story. (March 28, 2014, Page 6A)
Lafayette couldn’t have asked for a much better start to the softball season. (March 3, 2014, Page 8)
Last season, Lafayette was forced to play the waiting game to see if it would be a part of the MHSAA Class 4A softball playoffs. (February 26, 2014, Page 7)
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)