A raffle to win a free set of braces and orthodontic treatment until completion is being heldw to benefit the Lafayette High football program purchase championship rings. Sponsored by Collier Dental, the raffle will be held March 1. Members of the football team are selling the tickets. They can also be purchased at the high school. (February 2, 2012, Page 8)
BLOG: Monday night proved to be everything it was being billed as — and even a little more for various reasons (the appearance of Oxford’s mounted police, for starters). (more…) (January 31, 2012)
Lafayette’s football team will hold its banquet Thursday night at 6 in the high school commons. Cost of a ticket is $15 and they can be purchased at the high school during business hours. (January 6, 2012, Page 7A)
Fans of the Lafayette Commodores can commemorate the memory of the 2011 football season and title win in Class 4A as well as help the team purchase rings in the process. Orders for championship T-shirts are being processed currently and 100 percent of the money profited from the sales will go directly to purchasing rings for the team. Short sleeve shirts begin at a cost of $10. Long sleeve shirts begin at a cost of $14. (more…) (December 8, 2011, Page 7)
JACKSON (AP) — Mississippi’s high school football championship games could be coming to a stadium — or university — near you.
The Mississippi High School Activities Association is open to exploring other sites for the organization’s six football title games, which will be played for the 20th straight year this week at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson. (more…) (November 29, 2011, Page 7)
Tickets for Saturday’s MHSAA Class 4A state championship football game between the Lafayette Commodores and Laurel Tornadoes will go on sale Wednesday after lunch at the high school and middle school offices. (more…) (November 29, 2011, Page 7)
AMORY — It seems funny to write a team “limited” an opposing quarterback to 193 yards passing, but that’s exactly what the Commodores did on Friday night when they held one of the nation’s top statistical passers in Amory quarterback Forest Williams well under his average of nearly 400 yards. (more…) (November 28, 2011, Page 4B)