For a team that made a run to the Class I North Half finals last season, the Lafayette volleyball team is facing some big changes this season. The biggest of which is a new coach. (August 8, 2014, Page 6A)
Lafayette senior catcher Rae Drewrey didn’t want to give up hope, but reality started setting in for her and her teammates during their final at-bat. (May 13, 2014, Page 7)
HOUSTON — The Lafayette softball team’s back is against the wall after losing to the Houston Hilltoppers 8-2 in Game 1 of the MHSAA Class 4A North State finals at Lady Hilltopper Field Friday night. (May 12, 2014, Page 10)
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)
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)
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)