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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Shelbi Buford

‘Dores finish second at MHSAA 4A meet

Paced by two first-place finishes, the Lafayette Commodores took second in the MHSAA Class 4A powerlifting meet in Jackson Saturday. (April 7, 2014, Page 9)

Lafayette finishes second in Class II North Half meet

Paced by four first-place finishes, the Lafayette Lady Commodores finished second in the Class II North Half powerlifting meet held this past Saturday. (March 4, 2014, Page 6)

Lafayette garners 2-4A wins over NAHS

Coming off a loss to North Pontotoc last Tuesday, Lafayette boys basketball coach Nacoma James asked his team how they were going to respond against Division 2-4A opponent New Albany Friday night. (January 13, 2014, Page 7)

Late rally lifts Lady ‘Dores past Oxford

On a night when a lot wasn’t working, Lafayette’s girls basketball team went to what usually works for it best. (December 23, 2013, Page 6)

LHS begins tourney with win over Cleveland

Lafayette jumped on Cleveland early and used suffocating defense throughout the contest to salt away a 66-51 victory over the Lady Wildcats in the first round of the Lady Charger Invitational Thursday night at the Oxford High gymnasium. (November 22, 2013, Page 7A)

Lady ‘Dores fall to reigning champs

PONTOTOC — The Lafayette Lady Commodores had their wings clipped Thursday.

Known to get out into space and fly down the court, the Lafayette girls basketball team was unable to fully enact their style of play against the reigning MHSAA Class 4A state champion Pontotoc in the North Half game. (more…) (February 22, 2013, Page 7A)

Lady Commodores rally to shock Charleston

Amy Sutton has all the confidence in the world in her team.

But, she’s also a realist. (more…) (February 11, 2013, Page 8)

Lady ‘Dores come up short in tourney play

Lafayette’s dry spell on offense came at the wrong part of Saturday’s matchup with Oxford (Ala.) in the inaugural Mississippi-Alabama Challenge in the Oxford High gym. (more…) (December 17, 2012, Page 4B)

OMS takes three of four from OMS

Oxford won three of four games with Lafayette in middle school basketball action Thursday night in the LMS gym. (December 9, 2011, Page 7A)

Water Valley, Lafayette split games

Lafayette and Water Valley split four games to open the middle school basketball season for both programs Tuesday in the WVHS gym. The seventh-grade Commodores defeated Water Valley 26-7, while the eighth-grade Blue Devils rallied to post a 15-13 win in the nightcap.

Lafayette’s seventh-grade girls lost 16-7 to the Lady Blue Devils, while Water Valley’s eighth-grade were defeated 12-10. (November 3, 2010, Page 6)

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