The Fighting Irish are confident as they try to win their first state championship since 1976 this weekend.
Seniors Billy Cook and Xavier Kurth talk about their second trip to state with Lafayette and the program's first since 2011.
Brett Goodwin, Morgan Domann, and Lindsay Doolan talk after Benton's quarterfinal win against Notre Dame de Sion.
The Irish crush Grandview 70-43 to reach state for the second time in four years.
Morgan Domann paces the Lady Cardinals with 19 points as Benton makes their first trip to state in seven years.
The Cardinals complete the season with a 29-3 record.
The Bulldogs beat Macks Creek 55-54 Friday afternoon.
The Bulldogs' effort falls short in a 69-63 loss to Scott County Central.
The Lady Cardinals defeat Chadwick 67-53 to reach Saturday's Class 1 State Championship game.
The Cardinals outscored Lincoln Prep 23-5 in the second half.
Lafayette's head coach and leading scorer give their thoughts after a 53-41 win over Liberty North.
The Irish knocked off Liberty North Wednesday evening.
The Bulldogs won't be the favorite for the first time this season when they face Scott County Central in the Class 1 semifinals.
The Cardinals face Lincoln Prep Wednesday evening.
Lafayette linebacker Cody Pettijohn joins Missouri Western as a preferred walk-on next season.
North Andrew picked up two overtime wins to reach the Class 1 semifinals.
Liberty North has ended Lafayette's season in basketball and football twice over the last two years.
George Ross Jr. steps down after leading the Cardinals to an 11-64 record over three seasons.
Dayle Dickens signed her letter of intent to run cross country at Creighton on Monday.
Stanberry and North Andrew move on to the semifinals. West Platte, North Platte and Cameron are knocked out.
The Cardinals beat Mercer Saturday afternoon.
Stanberry beat Wellington-Napoleon 51-47 to advance to the Class 1 Semifinal game.
Savannah jumped out to a ten point lead on Lafayette, but the Irish finished strong to win their second straight district title.
The Cardinals are district champs for the first time since 2010.
Lafayette hosts Benton in tonight's Class 4, District 16 title game.
Central falls in District semifinal; Lafayette moves past Chillicothe to title game vs. Savannah.
LeBlond boys fall to Barstow, Richardson's milestone helps fuel Cameron to Class 3 sectionals.
Benton's Tyler McNutt, Plattsburg's Dylan McClain and Lawson's Austen Eskew will wrestle in the KC Metro Classic.
North Andrew's Brinsley Olliver, Chuck Fox talk about the Lady Cardinals' comeback over Orrick in the Class 1 sectionals.
North Andrew girls forge huge comeback while the run ends for the Central boys and Nodaway-Holt girls.
The Bulldogs are preparing for a date with West Platte in Class 2 Sectionals after capturing their first district title since 2006.
Benton's season ends while Central girls, Chillicothe boys advance.
Troy's Tristan Speer wins 195 lb championship, Doniphan West's Garret Dunlap finishes second at 160 lbs.
Bishop LeBlond, West Platte, North Andrew boys among district champions from Saturday.
Nodaway-Holt girls claims their first district championship since 1989, North Andrew their second straight.
Mike Kuwitzky wrapped up a 28 year career as the head coach of Maryville Boys Basketball on Thursday.
LeBlond boys move past Trenton; West Platte and Mid-Buchanan set for rematch Saturday
Lafayette alum Precious Kurth has watched her son Xavier work to earn all-state recognition.
LeBlond falls to Lathrop; Megan Rosenbohm has big night for Lady Trojans
LeBlond, Lafayette boys win big; Benton boys fall in final home game.
Nodaway-Holt is 24-0 and ranked number one in Class 1 girls basketball in Missouri.
Bishop LeBlond, Lathrop, Maysville among the girls teams advancing the second round of district play.
Eight local wrestlers win state championships.
Ten local athletes claim bronze at Saturday's MSHSAA State Wrestling Championships.
14 wrestlers from northwest Missouri will battle for a state championship on Saturday.
Nodaway-Holt girls wrap up conference title; Central falls at home
At halftime of Wednesday's basketball game at LeBlond, the state champion dance team was on display.
30 area wrestlers advance to Friday's state wrestling semifinals.
Maryville head boys basketball coach Mike Kuwitzky says his contract will not be renewed for the 2014-2015 season.
Benton takes down LeBlond; Central wins first home game in a month