A fantastic effort at boys singles and strong showing at No. 2 girls doubles wasn’t enough to lift the Lafayette Commodores to a win over Pontotoc Tuesday on the courts behind Oxford-University Stadium. Pontotoc defeated Lafayette 5-2 to make the Commodores 4-2 on the year overall.
Lafayette earned its biggest win in the history of its program Thursday with a 4-3 win over Pontotoc at the courts behind Oxford-University Stadium. The victory sent the Commodores to the 4A North Half title match for the first time in program history. (April 27, 2012, Page 7A)
Led by strong doubles play, the Lafayette Commodores topped Lewisburg 5-2 in the tennis season opener. (February 29, 2012, Page 6)
Jacob Roberts writes to urge supervisors and aldermen to work together to expand local tennis facilities at the John Leslie Courts so he and his Lafayette High teammates can have home courts to practice and play on, while Barbara J. Smith writes to thank all of the volunteers and local farmers and gardeners who help The Pantry service the community. (September 13, 2010, Page 4A)
Lafayette won the Division 2-4A title Thursday with a 5-2 win over Senatobia at the Oxford-University Stadium courts. The Commodores finished with a perfect 6-0 district record and advance into the 4A playoffs for the second straight year. (April 9, 2010, Page 7A)