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)
The Lafayette Lady Commodores volleyball team earned a convincing 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-15) victory at Ripley Thursday.
Rae Drewrey led Lafayette (4-1 overall) with nine kills, while Moesha Phillips, Janae Westbrook and Kylie Glass chipped in with six, five and four kills respectively.
Several Lady Commodores got into the passing, with Emily Robinson leading the squad with four assists, while Kendall Glass and Abby Styers added three and two.
Holly Robinson had a team-best three digs. Lafayette returns to the court Tuesday with a varsity-only road match at Byhalia before returning to host crosstown rival Oxford on Thursday. (August 10, 2012, Page 7A)