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)
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)
With the stretch run of the District 2-4A slate about to start, Lafayette coach Amy Sutton feels like her Lady Commodores are headed in the right direction when it comes to getting ready for the playoffs. (January 22, 2014, Page 7)
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)
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)
Oxford’s inaugural Lady Charger Invitational resulted in a second-place finish for the Lady Chargers Monday night. (November 26, 2013, Page 7)
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)
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)
Lafayette’s youth and inexperience, concerns of coach Amy Sutton heading into the season, looked more like a well seasoned unit Monday night in the opener of the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs. The Lady Commodores led from start to finish against Yazoo County and ended up advancing to the 4A North Half Tournament with a 63-51 win over the Lady Panthers in the LHS gym. (more…) (February 19, 2013, Page 7)
ECRU — New Albany’s spell over the Lafayette Lady Commodores finally came to an end. It wasn’t easy, but the Lady Commodores weathered a 43-point performance from New Albany’s Jazmine Spears to post a thrilling 61-60 win over the Lady Bulldogs Thursday in the Division 2-4A Tournament.
The victory not only improved the Lady Commodores to 12-10 overall, but advanced them to tonight’s 2-4A title game against host North Pontotoc and earned them a home game in the first round of the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs Monday night.
(February 15, 2013, Page 7A)