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NHS hosts first 3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament

NHS hosts first 3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament

Kayla Carpenter, Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2020

  On March 7, Lafayette's National Honor Society (NHS) hosted their first annual 3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament in the Main Gym. All proceeds from the tournament went to CHADS Coalition for Mental Health, an organization based in St. Louis that focuses on raising awareness of and preventing you...

Smith joins LHS for Black History Month presentation

Smith joins LHS for Black History Month presentation

Kevin Vera, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2020

Cardinals Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith spoke at Lafayette on Feb. 21 for a Black History Month presentation organized by his niece, freshman Claireece Cross. Before and after the presentation, Smith took photos with students and signed autographs. If you took a photo with Smith after the presentation,...

Lancer basketball program celebrates annual senior night

Lancer basketball program celebrates annual senior night

Sophia Wasson and Jack Weaver

February 24, 2020

On Feb. 11, the senior Lady Lancers Kayla Carpenter, Maddie Chester, Fiona Lazzaretti and Sarah Schoenfelder were recognized on their senior night along with seniors Ryan Campbell, KD Diaby, Max Fruscella, Mason Hewlett, Jake Nelson and Dylan Stovall on the varsity boys basketball team. Seniors from...

LTC performs ‘Footloose’

LTC performs ‘Footloose’

Makayla Archambeault, Assistant Web Editor

February 10, 2020

On opening night of Lafayette Theatre Company's (LTC) performance of "Footloose" senior Shannon Worley took over the Instagram of the St Louis High School Musical Theatre Awards (SLHSMTA). Worley posted consistently on SLHSMTA's story with updates both before and during the show including pre-show...

Undefined performs for students during Flex

Undefined performs for students during Flex

Chloe Baker, Web Editor

January 23, 2020

On Jan. 22, Undefined performed during the first two blocks of Flex. During the show, senior Rachel Paese surprised senior Austin Laves by asking him to Winter Formal.

STUCO hosts annual Turkey Dinner Dance

STUCO hosts annual Turkey Dinner Dance

Jack Weaver, Digital Media Editor

November 19, 2019

Student Council's annual Turkey Dinner Dance hosted approximately 150 guests on Nov. 17. Guests were greeted by students and given a full Thanksgiving meal. Following the meal, guests joined students on the dance floor for several dances....

Powder Puff game occurred, despite obstacles

Powder Puff game occurred, despite obstacles

Abby Stebner and Hayden Cottrell

October 28, 2019

Despite unexpected rain, senior and junior girls were able to play in the annual Powder Puff football game. Originally scheduled for 7 p.m. the game was pushed back until 8:30 p.m. due to lightning, the game was cut short to only 30 minutes rather than the planned hour....

Varsity softball takes on Lindbergh, wins 12-7

Varsity softball takes on Lindbergh, wins 12-7

Vijay Viswanathan, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2019

The Lafayette varsity softball team took on the Lindbergh Flyers for their 16 game of the season. The Lady Lancers won the game 12-7 to put their overall record to 7-7. Sophomore Kaley Adzick, junior Kathryn Flowers and seniors Lexi Brewer, Madison Chester, Callie Harrison and Hannah Long all drove in ...

Boys Soccer plays rival Marquette in their fourth game of the season

Boys Soccer plays rival Marquette in their fourth game of the season

Kennedy Willhite, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2019

The Lafayette Lancers faced off against Marquette High School for their fourth game of the season. They lost the game 3-1, leaving their record 2-2. Senior captain Michael Lang scored the only goal in the game for the Lancers.

First Flex Time hosts variety of activities across campus

First Flex Time hosts variety of activities across campus

Jack Weaver, Digital Media Editor

August 29, 2019

After nearly two weeks of modified bell schedules to exclude Flex Time, Thursday, Aug. 22 marked the first day of the new Flex Time system. When the bell rang at 11:35 a.m. to end fourth hour, all students had the freedom to spend the next 131 minutes how they pleased. While some students wor...

Lancer football season kicks off with community bash

Lancer football season kicks off with community bash

Morgan Vehige, Sports Editor

August 28, 2019

On Saturday, Aug. 24, the Lancer football organization hosted an annual football kick-off bash. During the event, teams played against each other, offense against defense. Freshman and junior varsity shared a field for the first hour, running pass plays and run routes, while varsity ran drills wi...

Girls track team hosts Conference Meet

Girls track team hosts Conference Meet

Kayla Carpenter, Editor-in-Chief

May 10, 2019

On May 3, the girls track team hosted the Suburban Yellow Conference Meet. The Lady Lancers placed second in the final meet of the regular season, finishing just 11 points behind Eureka. The girls track team will kick off the postseason on May 11 at Eureka where the Lady Lancers will compete in the Cl...

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