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Led by Hennrich, Lady Lancers advance to golf sectionals

Led by Hennrich, Lady Lancers advance to golf sectionals

Patrick Levine, Sports Reporter
October 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

The Lady Lancers golf team took second place in the Class 2, District 2 state championship on Monday at the Fox Run Golf Club. They finished just seven strokes shy of the district champion Marquette Mustangs, but the Lancers will still advance to sectionals as a team. Junior Mindy Hennrich of Lafayette... Read more »

Boys cross country wins Rim Rock Classic in Kansas City

Claire Duncan, Sports Reporter
October 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

On September 20th, on the day the boys cross country team would normally have their meet, they had the day off to rest and regroup. This was due to their success in the most recent races. This past weekend the boys traveled to the Rim Rock Classic in Kansas City and placed first overall. Junior Dylan... Read more »

Lafayette boys swimming meets against Parkway South

Ben Rachell, Sports Editor
September 30, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

Boys swimming have had a competitive season so far this year. Their first meet was against Parkway West where they began their season. In the match, they came just shy of winning the meet. A few weeks ago, they participated in a Tri-meet in which they were successful facing two other teams. Many... Read more »

Girls Volleyball gets revenge at Tournament of Champions

Patrick Levine, Sports Reporter
September 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

After a heartbreaking loss in their season opener to St. Joseph’s Academy, the Lady Lancers were hungry for revenge. On Saturday at St. Joseph’s own Tournament of Champions, they got their vengeance, beating the Angels twice in the same day. In the first game of pool play, the Lancers defeated the... Read more »

Field Hockey progressing with win against Brentwood

Ariana Catalano, Sports Reporter
September 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

A recently tough schedule resulted in losses to some of the area’s teams: John Burroughs, Edwardsville, Villa Duchesne and St. Joseph’s Academy. After those games, the Lancer field hockey team is now heading into this week 5-5. On September 23rd, the Lancers redeemed themselves with a 7-0 shutout... Read more »

Boys and Girls Cross Country set to compete at Rim Rock Farm Classic

Boys and Girls Cross Country set to compete at Rim Rock Farm Classic

Seth Boester, Sports Reporter
September 26, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories

The Lancers have a big weekend in store for them. Both boys and girls cross country will be attending the Rim Rock Farm Classic track meet this weekend. The meet is being hosted by Lawrence High School on the University of Kansas campus. The boys team has been outstanding in its previous several meets,... Read more »

Varsity football continues win streak against Marquette and Lindbergh

Varsity football continues win streak against Marquette and Lindbergh

Ben Rachell, Sports Editor
September 25, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

The varsity football team at Lafayette started off on the wrong foot, losing their first trio of games against Eureka, Hazelwood Central, and Kirkwood. Part of the issue was that their schedule was front-loaded, meaning that they faced the most difficult teams they'll play all year in their first few... Read more »

Lafayette varsity softball improves record after defeating Marquette

Amanda Abd, Sports Reporter
September 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

After a recent rain cancellation in the Troy Tournament, Lafayette softball played on September 6th and placed third overall. Junior Jenny Kohl helped lead the team to victory and scored a total of four runs. Kohl said, “Our team has a lot of potential that will take us far in this season.... Read more »

Boys soccer set to square off against Northwest

Boys soccer set to square off against Northwest

Seth Boester, Sports Reporter
September 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories

The season is still young for the Lancers, which gives them an opportunity to make a name for themselves in their district. So far, the season has been solid for the team. Senior Connor Schene is currently leading the team in overall points, as well as goals, with 5 and 2, respectively. Junior Chris... Read more »

Lafayette beats Marquette, obtain first win of season

Lafayette beats Marquette, obtain first win of season

Ben Rachell, Sports Editor
September 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

Rejoice, Lancer fans. The varsity football team captured its first victory in a hard-fought match up against the Marquette Mustangs. Cameron Scales was on fire, throwing 2 touchdown passes. Combining with his accurate arm, Scales also ran for a 43 yd touchdown. Marquette's quarterback, junior Jason... Read more »

Varsity field hockey turns season around after early troubles

Ariana Catalano, Sports Reporter
September 11, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

The varsity field hockey team enters this week 5-2.  After a 3-0 loss to Cor Jesu, the team turned it around and won the Gateway Classic Tournament over Labor Day weekend, which included a 3-2 victory against John Burroughs as well as victories against teams from out of town.  The girls then defeated... Read more »

Boys cross country hopes to keep streak alive

Claire Duncan, Sports Reporter
September 11, 2014
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage

The boys cross country team began their season on August 30th at the Randy Seagrist Invitational.  Overall, the team finished the meet in first place. Junior Dylan Quisenberry finished the 5k with a time of 16:47.3, junior Alec Haines came in second place with a time of 16:58.9. Junior Devin... Read more »