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Girls basketball defeats Kirkwood 51-44 in post-Break rematch

In the fourth quarter, junior Lily Zehner dribbles the ball past the half court line. The Kirkwood defense fell short on Jan. 5 when the Lady Lancers scored 51 points.
Lady Lancers end five game losing streak
January 7, 2021

The Lady Lancers fell to the Kirkwood Pioneers on Dec. 29 by a score of 44-36. That game was the end of a five-game losing streak for the team, and their record went to .500 at 6-6. In their first...

11 senior athletes sign letters of intent to continue play at collegiate level

Senior Brooke Biermann signs a gold ball after signing her letter of intent for Michigan State University for girls golf. Over her Lafayette career, Biermann has medaled at State four times. In her freshman year she placed fourth, in her sophomore year she placed second, in her junior year she placed first and this year, she placed second.
On Nov. 11 a college athlete signing took place at Lafayette, where 11 seniors signed to their respective Universities
November 17, 2020

St. Louis demonstrators celebrate election results hours after former Vice President Joe Biden declared winner in 2020 election

Members of press as well as others in attendance listen to some of the event's speakers who spoke about hope for the country and also encouraged unity.
Speakers also share message of unity, encourage elected officials to look to more progressive policies
November 12, 2020

Lancers shut down Wildcats in District semifinal game

After the Oct. 27 victory against the Eureka Wildcats, the Lancers run into a group hug to celebrate their win.
Team plays Borgia tonight for District final game
October 29, 2020

On Oct. 27, the Lady Lancer volleyball team faced elimination to the Wildcats in the Class 5 District 3 girls volleyball tournament hosted by Borgia. It wasn't the first time the Lancers had come head...

Football tops Ladue in first home game of season

Bright breaks the tackle and runs over a Ladue player.
October 12, 2020

On Oct. 9, after battling county restrictions on sports due to COVID-19, the Lancers had their first home game of the season against Ladue. The Lancers beat the Rams 44-38 to move their record to 1-1....

Lafayette community comes together for Black Lives Matter peaceful protest

On June 13, 2020 many members of the Lafayette community came together to participate in a peaceful protest in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Class of 2020 graduates Malayka Walton and Shannon Worley, who were the leaders in the planning of the event, were pleasantly surprised with the large turnout.
June 14, 2020

On June 13, 2020, a peaceful protest in support of the Black Lives Matter movement took place in Wildwood. The event began in the Lafayette parking lot and participants marched to St. Louis County...

A look at Class of 2020 graduation in photos

The Class of 2020 gets some special recognition on the Stadium scoreboard.
June 10, 2020

After graduation ceremonies were canceled on May 21 at Chaifetz, Rockwood was able to schedule a unique drive-in ceremony at POWERplex STL on the grounds of the former STL Mills mall on June 4, where the...

NHS hosts first 3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament

NHS hosts first 3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament
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...

Smith joins LHS for Black History Month presentation

Leading the presentation, senior Isaac Dixon asks Ozzie Smith questions during the Black History Month presentation in the Theatre on Feb. 21.
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...

Lancer basketball program celebrates annual senior night

Coming out of the corner, senior guard Kayla Carpenter drives to the basket. Carpenter put up 12 points against Parkway South on Feb. 11 to help the Lancers win, 54-46.
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,...

LTC performs ‘Footloose’

LTC performs 'Footloose'
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...

Undefined performs for students during Flex

Holding a poster, senior Rachel Paese surprises senior Austin Laves by asking him to Winter Formal during the Undefined show during Flex on Jan. 22.
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.

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