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Weekly sports update: Jan. 13-Jan. 20

Weekly sports update: Jan. 13-Jan. 20

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

January 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: On Jan. 18, the boys basketball team lost to Marquette with the final score being 59-54, and on Jan. 21, the Lancers fell to Wentzville Liberty 65-49. Their record falls to 6-10, with their next game on Jan. 23 against Cleveland at Parkway West with tip-off at 4 p.m. Boys Wrestling: ...

Weekly sports update: Jan. 6-Jan. 13

Weekly sports update: Jan. 6-Jan. 13

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: Due to the early release on Jan. 11, the Lancers’ game against Pattonville was canceled. Their next game will take place on Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. against Marquette.  Boys Wrestling: On Jan. 8 the Lancers defeated McCluer North 60-19, improving to 13-1 on the season. According to Missou...

Weekly sports update: Dec. 30-Jan. 6

Weekly sports update: Dec. 30-Jan. 6

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

January 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: Over the break, the boys basketball team participated in a series of games at Meramec Community College. In the first game against Marquette on Dec. 2, the Lancers fell 51-48, but they bounced back the following day, beating Ritenour 62-24. On Dec. 29, the Lancers gained another wi...

Weekly sports update: Dec. 9-Dec. 16

Weekly sports update: Dec. 9-Dec. 16

Addie Watson, Assistant Sports Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: The boys basketball team defeated Parkway West on Dec. 13 with a final score of 67-44. In the victory, junior Ryan Campbell had 20 points while senior Trey Griffey contributed 16 points. On Dec. 11, they were defeated 70-51 by Francis Howell. The Lancers will play at Eureka at 7 p.m. o...

Weekly sports update: Dec. 2-Dec. 9

Weekly sports update: Dec. 2-Dec. 9

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: The boys basketball team played their first league games this week. They took down Parkway Central on Dec. 4 65-55, but they fell to Rockwood Summit in overtime 69-67 on Dec. 7. In the loss, junior Ryan Campbell led the team with 22 points and senior Jack Schmitt scored 20 points. The...

Weekly sports update: Nov. 25-Dec. 2

Weekly sports update: Nov. 25-Dec. 2

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball: On Nov. 29, the boys basketball team traveled to Springfield, Missouri to compete in the Arvest Classic Basketball Tournament. In the first round of the tournament, the boys made a comeback against Nixa after trailing 19 points at halftime to win the game 70-69. Despite the win, the boys...

Chester and Robbe earn All-Tournament honors

Chester and Robbe earn All-Tournament honors

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

December 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

On Nov. 30 the Lady Lancer basketball team took on Fort Zumwalt West for the third place spot in the Marquette Varsity Invitational. The team won their first game of the tournament with a 59-50 win over Nerinx Hall on Nov. 26. They then lost to Webster Groves  with a score of 40-34 on Nov. 28. Although...

Weekly sports update: Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Weekly sports update: Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Boys Cross Country: The boys cross country team placed fourth overall at the State Championship Meet. Senior Harrison Brown placed sixth, and senior Michael Nicholson placed 11th. The team will graduate nine seniors: Michael Atteberry, Harrison Brown, Nick Crouch, Kyle Gribbon, Cole Johnson, Kyle Kimbe...

Boys wrestling relies on senior leaders for upcoming season

Boys wrestling relies on senior leaders for upcoming season

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Last year, six wrestlers on the boys wrestling team placed in the top five individually at the State Championship match. As a team, the Lancers placed fourth, but Head Coach Joe Wier has even bigger plans for the squad this year. “I'm pretty optimistic. We have a lot of kids with strong wrestling ba...

Girls basketball looks forward to upcoming season with new head coach

Girls basketball looks forward to upcoming season with new head coach

Addie Watson, Assistant Sports Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Last year, the girls basketball team’s record was 17-8. Former junior varsity coach, Denise Meyer, is the new varsity head coach and has many goals for the upcoming season. “Since I did not coach the varsity team last year, I am not sure what they struggled with, but we hope to continue the win...

Weekly sports update: Oct. 21-Oct. 28

Weekly sports update: Oct. 21-Oct. 28

Carson Luther, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Boys Cross Country: The boys cross country team earned first place at the Sectional Meet on Oct. 27. Aiden Murphy, junior, and seniors Harrison Brown and Michael Nicholson secured the fourth through sixth place positions to cement the title. The boys will compete for a State Championship title on Nov...

Girls wrestling sets high expectations for inaugural season

Girls wrestling sets high expectations for inaugural season

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Oct. 29 marks the first day of the 2018-2019 winter sports season. Oct. 29 also marks the first official day of practice for Lafayette's new girls wrestling team. In May of 2018, the Missouri State High School Athletic Association (MSHSAA) decided to add girls wrestling as an official state sponsored...

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