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)
Paced by two first-place finishes, the Lafayette Commodores took second in the MHSAA Class 4A powerlifting meet in Jackson Saturday. (April 7, 2014, Page 9)
Paced by four first-place finishes, the Lafayette Lady Commodores finished second in the Class II North Half powerlifting meet held this past Saturday. (March 4, 2014, Page 6)
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)
The Lady Commodores left little doubt on their end who deserves to be in the upcoming MHSAA Class 4A playoffs.
A 17-hit attack on offense higlighted the Lafayette Lady Commodores’ 8-3 win over Class 6A Horn Lake Thursday night. Six players had at least two hits in the win, while three players — Kendall Glass, Emily Robinson and Moesha Phillips — each had three hits in the win. Glass, Jada McIntosh, Tori Blackbourn, Robinson and Phillips each had a double. (more…) (March 1, 2013, Page 8A)
Nine Lafayette Lady Commodores qualified for the upcoming MHSAA Class 4A meet that will be held at Pearl Saturday. The Lady Commodores and Commodores competed in the 4A North Half meet hosted by Charleston this past Saturday, but no official results have been posted to know where both teams finished. (more…) (May 7, 2012, Page 8)
The success Lafayette’s powerlifting team had in its first meet last week paid dividends on Monday with a second-place finish in the Lady Wildcat Invitational held at Calhoun City.
The Lady Commodores totaled 55 points, second to Charleston’s 63. Oxford finished third with 30 points, while Pontotoc (24) and Calhoun City (10) rounded out the teams at the meet.
Cate Clay lifted in the 97-pound weight class for the Lady Commodores and finished first with a 425-pound total. Meg Norphlet competed in the 105 class and was first with a total of 500. San Hairston competed in the 123 class as did Jada McIntosh. Hairston was second with a 595, while McIntosh totaled 500. (more…) (February 1, 2012, Page 7)