Jack Abraham’s first season as the starting quarterback for the Oxford Chargers could have been a transition year. (December 19, 2013, Page 1B)
BLOG — Lafayette’s magical late-season run came up one win shy of another state championship. (more…) (December 7, 2013)
Another strong defensive performance for the Lafayette Commodores led to another win in the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs. The Commodores won their sixth straight game, shutting out the visiting Noxubee County Tigers 9-0 at William L. Buford Stadium to advance to the 4A North Half title game. (November 25, 2013, Page 4B)
FULTON — Lafayette’s Commodores are all about finishing a game. A sluggish start to Friday night’s MHSAA Class 4A playoff opener against Itawamba AHS was completely forgotten about thanks to a strong final 24 minutes. (November 11, 2013, Page 3B)
SENATOBIA — Through two and half quarters against Senatobia, Lafayette couldn’t stay out of its way, committing 11 penalties. In the final quarter and half, the Commodores only had one.
It’s no surprise Lafayette’s fortunes changed in the second half. (October 28, 2013, Page 3B)
BLOG — Through two and half quarters against Senatobia, Lafayette couldn’t stay out of its way, committing 11 penalties. In the final quarter and half, the Commodores only had one.
Given that stat, it’s no surprise Lafayette’s fortunes changed in the second half. (more…) (October 26, 2013)
TUNICA — The inability to limit big plays, and turnovers at crucial moments of the contest, led to Lafayette dropping its third consecutive game Friday with a 26-20 setback to Region 2-4A foe Tunica-Rosa Fort at Woodrow Wilson Park Field. (October 14, 2013, Page 3B)
BLOG — It wasn’t pretty or dry, but in the end, it was a win for Lafayette.
With both teams fighting through a driving rain that began shortly before kickoff and only got stronger throughout the night, the Commodores (3-2 overall) produced a field goal and the game’s only touchdown in the second half to notch a 10-0 victory at Shannon in a game dominated by defense and Mother Nature. (more…) (September 21, 2013)
Oxford picked an ideal opponent to play its best baseball of the summer season. The Chargers defeated Lafayette 10-2 Friday night at Edwin Moak Field in a NEMCABB game that decided seeding for both teams in this week’s tournament finale. (more…) (June 24, 2013, Page 1B)