It didn’t take Oxford long to warm up Monday evening.
Facing crosstown rival Lafayette at Bobby Holcomb Field on a bone-chilling winter night, the Chargers used a constant offensive barrage to claim an 8-0 victory. (December 11, 2012, Page 8)
A strong push out of the gates only lasted so long for the Lafayette Commodores in their match with Horn Lake Tuesday night at William L. Buford Stadium. The Commodores scored the first two goals of the game but were unable to maintain the lead as Horn Lake rallied late to win 5-3. (November 28, 2012, Page 7)
The Lafayette boys soccer team got their season started on the right foot Tuesday, defeating Grenada 3-0 on the road. Michael Hudgins scored all three goals for the ‘Dores, while Jason Reveles contributed an assist. Jordan Willms had five saves to earn the shutout in goal. (more…) (November 14, 2012, Page 7)
While the LHS girls cruised to a 6-0 victory on a gusty Saturday afternoon at William L. Buford Stadium, the Commodores were defeated 6-2.
In the girls’ showdown, Lafayette scored five goals in the first half and never let Cleveland gain any sort of confidence to get back in the game. (January 16, 2012, Page 8)
Fresh off of the gridiron, Tyler Jackson showed no signs of being over worked on Tuesday as he led the Commodores to a 4-0 home victory over Grenada.
The senior striker netted three goals in his third game back with the Commodores and played as if he hasn’t missed a beat. (January 4, 2012, Page 7)
The Lafayette soccer teams will officially kick off their season today with road matches at Hernando.
Coming off of a 3-12 season, the Commodores are hoping the 2011-12 season provides different results in large part because of a young core group of players that has a year more of experience under their belts. (November 8, 2011, Page 10)
A night that was meant to honor Lafayette’s seniors was severely dampened by the visiting Center Hill soccer squads as the Mustangs claimed a lopsided 15-1 victory in the boys showdown and the Lady Mustangs surged late to defeat LHS 2-1. (more…) (January 19, 2011, Page 7)
Monday was a tough night on the pitch for the Lafayette soccer program. Both the Commodores and Lady Commodores got behind early and were unable to bounce back, as the boys lost 9-0 and the girls lost 5-1.
The key to the Warriors’ victory was capitalizing on odd-man chances.
More often than not Pontotoc’s boys were able to get consistent pressure on Lafayette’s defense and in doing so controlled the pace and flow of the game. (December 7, 2010, Page 8)