Curtis Hubbard's go-ahead bucket sends the Fighting Irish to their first state championship game since 1976.
Lafayette head coach Chris Neff, senior Xavier Kurth, and sophomore Gary Wilkinson react to their Class 4 semifinal win over Farmington.
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.
The Irish crush Grandview 70-43 to reach state for the second time in four years.
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.
Lafayette linebacker Cody Pettijohn joins Missouri Western as a preferred walk-on next season.
Liberty North has ended Lafayette's season in basketball and football twice over the last two years.
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.
Lafayette alum Precious Kurth has watched her son Xavier work to earn all-state recognition.
Nodaway-Holt girls wrap up conference title; Central falls at home
Benton takes down LeBlond; Central wins first home game in a month
Lafayette wins the MEC for a second consecutive season.
Lafayette's lone state qualifier comes from a family of wrestlers.
Smithville sends 11 wrestlers to state from Class 2, District 4.
Benton and West Platte get back in the win column Friday night.
Lafayette edges LeBlond; Cameron's 14-game win streak ends in Smithville.
Lafayette recognized former coaches Mel Clark, Steve Neff and Russell Book prior to Wednesday night's game.
Mid-Buchanan stuns unbeaten West Platte, while the Cameron girls beat LeBlond in double overtime.
Lafayette's Xavier Kurth hits 1,000 career points as the Irish top Benton again.
Wednesday is national signing day.
Benton beat Central and Lafayette Tuesday night to win the city dual.
Lafayette breaks away in the second half to knock off East Buchanan.
The senior receiver is the second Lafayette player in two years to commit to the Bearcats.
Cameron takes second, Benton third as Tyler McNutt wins Outstanding Wrestler Award.
Lafayette cruises past Kearney; Savannah uses overtime to beat Maryville.
The Fighting Irish moved to 3-0 against the KCI Conference this season.
The Lafayette girls basketball team is five games over .500 midway through the season.
West Platte boys, LeBlond girls pick up wins. Central girls and Lafayette boys fall on Thursday.
Lafayette loses in the Kearney Classic; Central rolls Winnetonka.
LeBlond beat Mid-Buch Tuesday night.
Lafayette boys and girls win big while Riverside splits with ACCHS.
Lafayette girls top Hogan Prep; Benton loses to Hickman.
Benton's Mallory McAndrews and Lafayette's Billy Cook won three-point shooting contests at their respective tournaments.
High school basketball scores from Thursday night.
Area high school basketball scores
Central girls took second in the Liberty North Invitational; LeBlond picked up a road win at South Harrison.
Lafayette cruises past Benton, while St. Joseph Christian gets first win under Clay Linebach.
Lafayette claims second straight Savannah Tournament Championship.
Lafayette edged Chillicothe, while LeBlond knocked off Savannah Friday night.
Lafayette beat Platte County Wednesday, while Staley topped Savannah.
Savages play rude hosts to Maryville, downing them 51-15 to earn a date with Staley on Wednesday.
Irish and Lady Irish combine to go 5-1 to capture Jamboree Championships.
Lafayette senior Xavier Kurth made his future as a Bearcat official on Friday morning.
Chris Neff's Lafayette basketball team won the MEC and districts last season.
The 2013 St. Joseph All-City Football team was announced Wednesday evening.