CLEVELAND — Eight weeks into the 2013 season, the Lafayette Commodores were 3-5 and 0-2 in Region 2-4A play. Making a run to Jackson to play in the 4A state title game seemed very tough to accomplish, to many, but the Commodore players. (December 2, 2013, Page 1B)
The Lafayette Commodores gave the crowd something to cheer about on homecoming as they dominated the New Albany Bulldogs 44-7 Friday night at William L. Buford Stadium. (more…) (October 19, 2013)
Big runs are the common thread for this week’s Player of the Week winners. (September 25, 2013, Page 6)
CORINTH — It has been almost 20 years since the Lafayette Commodores and the Corinth Warriors met on the gridiron. The two split the only two games in the series in 1993 and 1994. Friday night marked the rubber match. (September 2, 2013, Page 1B)
TUPELO — The Lafayette Commodores opened up the 2013 season just like they did in 2012, with a matchup against the Tupelo Golden Wave Friday night.
This year’s matchup was a far cry from the 8-3 defensive struggle that took place last season as Tupelo defeated the Commodores 36-21. (August 26, 2013, Page 3B)
BATESVILLE — The heat coming off the artificial turf at South Panola had the Tigers and Lafayette Commodores working up a sweat during Monday morning’s 7-on-7 workout. The necessary conditioning, against the state’s best football program in the heat, has been a good thing for the Commodores as coach Eric Robertson looks to find new players to fill roles in 2013.
After a sluggish first half, the Lafayette ninth-grade football team rebounded nicely to knock off Grenada 21-6 at William L. Buford Field. (September 5, 2012, Page 6)
Water Valley and Lafayette split a pair of middle school basketball games Tuesday night in the LMS gym. Lafayette swept the seventh-grade games, while Water Valley won the final two games to cap the night. (more…) (November 2, 2011, Page 9)