After earning EAGLE Player of the Year honors for volleyball this past fall, Rae Drewrey told her mom that she wanted to work hard in the spring and try to be the first person to win in two sports. (June 12, 2014, Page 1B)
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)
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)
Two Lafayette High School softball players will be taking their talents to the next level. Seniors Katrina Wilson and Moesha Phillips signed their National Letters of Intent to play for Itawamba Community College and Pearl River Community College, respectively, Thursday morning. (April 25, 2014, Page 6A)
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)
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)