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Weekly Sports Update: Oct. 7- Oct. 14

Weekly Sports Update: Oct. 7- Oct. 14

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Cross Country: The boys cross country team finished in first place at the Parkway South Patriot Classic at Castlewood State Park on Oct. 11. Harrison Brown led the team with a first place finish and crossed the finish line in 15:37. The Lancers will run again on Oct. 20 at the District Meet at 10 a...

Weekly sports update: Sept. 30-Oct. 7

Weekly sports update: Sept. 30-Oct. 7

Addie Watson, Assistant Sports Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Cross Country: The boys cross country team placed 2nd in the Suburban Conference and the Suburban West Championship. Senior Harrison Brown finished 2nd individually and junior Aidan Murphy and senior John Nicholson finished in the top 10. Their next meet is at 4 p.m. on Oct. 11 where they will c...

Weekly sports update: Sept. 23- Sept. 30

Weekly sports update: Sept. 23- Sept. 30

Carson Luther, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Boys Cross Country: On Sept. 29 the boys cross country  finished sixth overall at the Parkway West Invitational at Living Word Church. Senior Harrison Brown led the team with a third place overall finish. Their next meet is the Suburban West Conference Championship on Oct. 6 at McNair Park. Boys Socc...

Weekly sports update: Sept. 16- Sept. 23

Weekly sports update: Sept. 16- Sept. 23

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

September 23, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Cross Country: Lafayette had a busy weekend in Fayetteville, Arkansas where they earned a 12th place team finish out of a field of 87 teams at the Chile Pepper Cross Country Invitational. Harrison Brown led the team with a 12th place individual finish. Their next meet is Sept 29. at Life Point Church whe...

Weekly sports update: Sept. 9-Sept. 16

Weekly sports update: Sept. 9-Sept. 16

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Cross Country: The Lancers swept their field this weekend as they took home the first place title for the freshman, junior varsity and varsity divisions at the Paul Enke Invitational at Sioux Passage Park. Senior Harrison Brown finished first overall to help the Lancers secure the win. The next m...

Girls volleyball gains momentum

Girls volleyball gains momentum

Sophia Scheller, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Sept. 11 the girls volleyball team beat Webster Groves in two sets. On the offensive end, Staciana Stock, Allison Beaton and Brooke Borgmeyer have combined for 142 kills.

Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights

Jack Weaver, Digital Media Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories, Video, Video

The Lafayette Lancers football team is 1-2 after defeating Ritenour on Thursday, Sept. 6. The Lancers face the Wildcats at Eureka on Friday, Sept. 14 in the Battle of 109.

Weekly sports update: Sept. 2-Sept. 9

Weekly sports update: Sept. 2-Sept. 9

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

September 9, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Cross Country: On Sept. 8, the Lancers competed in wet and muddy conditions and placed 7th overall in the Forest Park Cross Country Festival. Harrison Brown led the team with a 27th place finish. Their next meet is on Sept. 15 at Sioux Passage Park. Boys Soccer: On Sept. 4, the Lancers fell to the Marq...

Fall sports kick off their seasons at home

Fall sports kick off their seasons at home

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

September 1, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Photos, Sports

This week marked the start of several Lancer teams' first home games of the season. Just a few of the teams included softball, girls volleyball and boys soccer.

Beaton, Borgmeyer have breakout game to help Lancers defeat rival

Beaton, Borgmeyer have breakout game to help Lancers defeat rival

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

The girls volleyball team’s six year State Championship win streak came to an end last year when they were defeated in the State Quarterfinals by St. Joseph's Academy in two sets. On Aug. 27, the Lady Lancers faced off against the Angels for the first time since their heartbreaking loss, and the out...

Breaking barriers on the ice

Breaking barriers on the ice

Jessie Cargill, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Katy Reed, senior, has always been interested in hockey and has played since eighth grade. Taking to hockey required convincing initially. "I started just before eighth grade and immediately wanted to be goalie. I had always been fascinated with the position, and my parents finally caved in and let...

Student athletes commit to college sports on Signing Day

Student athletes commit to college sports on Signing Day

Natalie Karlsson, Lifestyle Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Signing Day, scheduled for Nov. 15 at 2:10 p.m., is an event for seniors who are committing themselves to collegiate sports. They sign the National Letter of Intent each season, and this November is the Fall Early signing period. There are two other signings throughout the year. The event takes place...

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