Oxford improved to 6-0 overall on the season Friday night in large part to the running of sophomore Kenzie Phillips. The 5-foot-10, 190-pounder, who is called a “war daddy” by coach Johnny Hill, finished with 217 yards and two touchdowns in the victory. (October 8, 2013, Page 6)
The Lafayette Commodores opened Region 2-4A play Friday night as they welcomed the undefeated Ripley Tigers to William L. Buford Stadium. The Tigers kept the zero in the loss column for another week as they defeated Lafayette 38-21. It was a back-and-forth game until late in the third quarter. (October 7, 2013, Page 4B)
Oxford will continue region play. Water Valley and Lafayette will begin their region slates.
That’s what’s on tap for all three teams tonight. (October 4, 2013, Page 6A)
Region 2-4A play begins Friday night for the Lafayette Commodores at William L. Buford Stadium. A tough schedule that has produced three wins and three losses in the non-region was used to develop the Commodores heading into 2-4A play, and coach Eric Robertson hopes that will be evident against an undefeated Ripley team. (October 3, 2013, Page 8)
Oxford’s junior varsity and ninth-grade football teams combined to hold Lafayette to one touchdown, and both teams notched wins over the Commodores Monday night at William L. Buford Stadium. (October 1, 2013, Page 6)
Lafayette’s cross-country teams returned to action Saturday at the Southern Tees Challenge held at the New Albany Sportsplex. The Lady Commodores finished third behind Pontotoc and Corinth with 76 points. (September 30, 2013, Page 3B)
Lafayette combined a strong running game with mistake-free football to take a quick 7-0 lead on Memphis University School Friday night.
But the Commodores couldn’t continue that combination for the rest of the contest. (September 30, 2013, Page 4B)
BLOG — Lafayette combined strong running from tailbacks D.K. Buford and Tyrell Price with mistake-free football to take a quick 7-0 lead on Memphis University School Friday night.
But the Commodores couldn’t continue that combination. (more…) (September 28, 2013)
Oxford, Lafayette and Water Valley will all face different challenges on the gridiron tonight. (September 27, 2013, Page 6A)
WATER VALLEY — An improved focus on the court is what Lafayette volleyball coach Aimee Scribner wanted to see from her team prior to Thursday night’s Class I, District 2 match against the Water Valley Lady Blue Devils.
Led by a strong service game from Rae Drewrey, Kylie Glass and Avery McCullough, the Lady Commodores were able to produce a very focused 3-0 win (25-7, 25-10, 25-5) on the Lady Blue Devils’ home floor. (September 27, 2013, Page 6A)