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Lancers land eighth place finish in Coaches vs. Cancer Holiday Tournament

Lancers land eighth place finish in Coaches vs. Cancer Holiday Tournament

Tyler Burnett, Sports Editor
January 3, 2017
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Its been a rough start for the Lafayette boys basketball team. After winning their first game, the team went on to lose five straight games and was sitting at a dismal 1-5 record. But, the team has pulled it together and won three of their last five. Before the Holiday Tournament, the Lancers traveled...

Dog Days at LHS

Dog Days at LHS

Jack Weaver
December 23, 2016
Filed under Top Stories, Video, Video

On Dec. 21, Lancers Helping Lancers held a de-stress day to take students' minds off final exams.  CHAMP Assistance Dogs provided students with five service dogs in hope of eliminating students' stress during finals. There were also snacks and coloring books for students!

STUCO grants winter wishes during last week of semester

STUCO grants winter wishes during  last week of  semester

Jack Deubner, Opinions Editor
December 19, 2016
Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Instead of getting ready for winter break this season, Student Council executive board members sought out brightening up the days of students. Members handed out anything from a candy bar, to a signed picture of a favorite teacher, to a new dog. Student Council handed out these "winter wishes" to...

Court’s In Session

Court’s In Session

December 16, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Video, Video

Hockey looks for win against Parkway South

Hockey looks for win against Parkway South

Jackson Bartholomew, Sports Reporter
December 16, 2016
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Lancer Hockey team has gone 2-3 through their past five games, being outscored 35-8. With that being said, the team looks for redemption against a Parkway South team which tied 7-7 in a high scoring contest earlier in the season. This win would be big for the team which has struggled adding numbers...

Real Sports, Real Talk Season 2, Episode 12 with Arpan, Jackson and Tyler

Real Sports, Real Talk Season 2, Episode 12 with Arpan, Jackson and Tyler

Tyler Burnett, Arpan Das, and Jackson Bartholomew
December 16, 2016
Filed under Blog, Opinions, Top Stories

This week on Real Sports, Real Talk, we will discuss some games in the NFL and Jackson will go on a rant about a few athletes. To top it off, each of us will present our top five present day wide receivers. https://soundcloud.com/user-659490620/real-sports-real-talk-season-2-episode-12-with-arpan-jackson-and-tyler

Image Print Edition Dec. 16, 2016

Image Print Edition Dec. 16, 2016

December 16, 2016
Filed under As Seen In The Image, Newspapers, Top Stories

Dec. 16, 2016 Print Edition

Boys Basketball looks to end losing streak against Holt

Boys Basketball looks to end losing streak against Holt

Arpan Das, Sports Reporter
December 15, 2016
Filed under Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Boys basketball (1-5) continued their win drought with losses in home opener to Pattonville (4-1) and a close overtime game against Francis Howell. They dropped the contest 63-48 in a game where efficiency was the biggest downfall. The team had 19 turnovers to Pattonville's seven. In addition, this...

Snow days: What’s up with that?

Snow days: What’s up with that?

Kayley Allen, Editor in Chief
December 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories, What's up with that?

Every season, Fox 2 Now's Chief Meteorologist Dave Murray predicts the weather for each month. This December, Murray has predicted "mild December weather with limited cold shot" and most likely a green Christmas. He also claims January will be a long, dry month with extreme colds. February is a little...

Young named 2016 ALL-USA Volleyball Coach of the Year

Young named 2016 ALL-USA Volleyball Coach of the Year

Tyler Burnett, Sports Editor
December 15, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Head Coach Zach Young has turned the girls volleyball team into a powerhouse. After serving his fifth year as a head coach, he holds a incredible 164-21-8 record. "It's special not only for me, but also for our program and school. It is truly a team effort," Young said. "While I am honored to rece...

Lancers collects over 25,000 cans during annual canned food drive

Lancers collects over 25,000 cans during annual canned food drive

Shwetha Sundarrajan
December 13, 2016
Filed under News, School News, Top Stories, Video, Video

To help the needy during the holidays, Lafayette holds an annual canned food drive to collect various canned and packaged foods. All collected cans go to Circle of Concern, a local food pantry in this area. With the help of Key Club, National Honor Society (NHS) and the Reserve Officer Training Corps...

Real Sports, Real Talk Season 2 Episode 11 with Arpan, Jackson and Tyler

Real Sports, Real Talk Season 2 Episode 11 with Arpan, Jackson and Tyler

Tyler Burnett, Jackson Bartholomew, and Arpan Das
December 9, 2016
Filed under Blog, Opinions, Top Stories

This week, we will start off a little differently and talk about college football first. Jackson will rant about his thoughts on the college football committee's choices for the college football playoff spots. Kyran Ballard will also join the show halfway through and we will discuss out Mount Rushmore's...