Sports

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports

Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and … Read more

Sports schedules – 07/1/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21
Prep Football
7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville
7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya
7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp
7 p.m. — Vardaman at East Webster
7 p.m. — Strider at Kemper … Read more

Nanih Waiya names Keeton head football coach

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Ryan Keeton says he understands the importance of football at Nanih Waiya and the successful history the school has enjoyed. In fact, that’s one of the reasons he was interested in becoming the Warriors’ … Read more

Ross excited about growing LHS hoops program

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Kenyon Ross understands exactly what he’s getting into.

After four head coaching stops at basketball-hungry schools, he knows there is a lot of groundwork to be laid for Louisville High School to become a … Read more

Wildcats set to host 13-game hoops event Tuesday

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School basketball program will be hosting a day of summer league basketball at the Eiland Middle School gymnasium beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday.

Teams from LHS, Starkville, Leake County, Eupora, … Read more

Two ECCC teams claim NJCAA academic honors

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College’s women’s soccer and softball teams have been named best in the nation in their respective sports for academic excellence by the National Junior College Athletic Association for 2014-15.

The East Central … Read more

Pats using summer baseball to move players around

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Second-year Winston Academy head baseball coach Justin Flake is using his team’s summer games to put together the jigsaw puzzle of what the Patriots will look like on the diamond next year.

“We lost … Read more

MACJC softball moves to one-division format

From special reports

The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) announced scheduling and playoff changes for the upcoming softball season.

Starting in 2016, each team in the state will play each other once in the regular season and … Read more

Adjustments made to Louisville High coaching staffs

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville High School director of athletics Hilute Hudson announced that the school has named a new head boys basketball coach, as well as noting there have been some changes on the football coaching staff.… Read more