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‘Dores turn doubters into believers

NEW ALBANY — Lafayette had plenty of doubters when the Class 4A postseason began.

They have no power, some said.

How is their defense going to respond against playoff competition, others asked. (more…) (May 8, 2012, Page 6)

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    Stanley’s the man in LHS playoff push

    COLUMN: NEW ALBANY —There are plenty of words to describe Lafayette right-hander Luke Stanley.

    Last week, Amory coach Chad Williams and Lafayette coach Greg Lewis both called the senior ace a “bulldog.”

    Monday, LHS pitching coach Ryan Taylor may have summed up Stanley the best. (more…) (May 8, 2012, Page 6)

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      LHS capitalizes on NAHS mistakes, takes Game 1

      BLOG: New Albany wasn’t able to hit its way past the Commodores tonight.

      Aided by six Bulldog errors and a multitude of walks, the Commodores rallied from an early two-run deficit to defeat New Albany 12-3 in Game 1 of the MHSAA Class 4A quarterfinals series at the New Albany Sportsplex. (more…) (May 5, 2012)

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        ‘Dores pitch their way into 4A quarters

        It took a veteran pitching performance from senior Luke Stanley for a young Lafayette Commodores team to blank Amory 3-0 on Thursday.

        The next day, Lafayette turned the ball over to right-hander Eli Murphree and the freshman responded.

        Murphree allowed one run over six innings before turning the ball over to Stanley to close out the 2-1 victory at W.V. Brewer Field.
        With the win, the Commodores (18-10 overall) advance to the quarterfinals of the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs to face Region 2-4A foe New Albany. (April 30, 2012, Page 6)

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          Lafayette advances to third round with 2-1 win

          BLOG: In a span of six outs, Lafayette and Amory scored all three of tonight’s runs.

          As it turned out, the Commodores’ two runs in the third were all the home team needed to defeat Amory 2-1 at W.V. Brewer Field.

          In doing so, Lafayette stamped its ticket to the third round of the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs by eliminating the Panthers. (more…) (April 28, 2012)

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            Tigers split with Itawamba to make playoffs

            Former Lafayette High standout Josh Mills helped the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers earn a split with ICC Wednesday to earn a spot in the MACJC playoffs. (more…) (April 26, 2012, Page 7)

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              ‘Dores blank Yazoo Co. in sweep

              Virtually nothing is easy about the game of baseball. (more…) (April 23, 2012, Page 3B)

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                ‘Dores claim spot in 4A baseball playoffs

                A 7-0 shutout of North Pontotoc Monday night advanced the Lafayette Commodores to a spot in the upcoming Class 4A playoffs. (more…) (April 17, 2012, Page 7)

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                  LMS eliminated from playoffs by Marshall Academy

                  The Lafayette Middle School Commodores wrapped up their baseball season Monday with a 4-3 loss to Marshall Academy in the first round of the Tri-Lakes Conference playoffs at Oxford High’s Edwin Moak Field.

                  The Patriots scored three runs in the first on an error and two wild pitches, and while Lafayette (2-8-1 overall) chipped away at Marshall Academy’s lead, it was never able to recover. (April 10, 2012, Page 9)

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                    OMS secures playoff seeding, sweeps LMS

                    Monday’s middle school version of the Crosstown Classic had more on the line than just rivalry pride.

                    When Lafayette and Oxford met on the baseball diamond at Edwin Moak Field, both the Chargers and Commodores had a more immediate reward in mind — playoff seeding.

                    After claiming both games Monday 4-0 and 6-2, the Chargers secured the top spot in the Tri-Lakes Conference with a perfect league record. (April 3, 2012, Page 9)

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