Sports

ECCC to host free MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition

From staff reports

East Central Community College will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run competition on the Decatur campus. Activities begin at 2 p.m. on April 27 at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex.
Pitch, Hit and Run … Read more

Bender set for induction into JUCO Sports Hall of Fame

From school reports

Evelyn “Snoopy” Bender of Newton will be enshrined into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, April 29, at the Muse Center on the Rankin County campus of Hinds Community College in Pearl.
“Basketball … Read more

Lady Warriors set to host Lady Cougars on Friday

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors will be playing host to MHSAA Class 4A fast-pitch softball power Newton County on Friday for a 5:30 p.m. doubleheader. NW was set to host West Lowndes on … Read more

ECCC Diamond Warriors take twin bill from Lawson State

East Central Community College’s baseball team posted a pair of victories over Lawson State Community College during the regular season home finale held Friday, April 18, 2014, at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur. Sophomore players were also recognized during … Read more

NW girls track team takes first in district

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Kenley McMullan finished first in three events to lead the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School to the district track title at Winona last Thursday, wile Jamarlo Smith took first place in … Read more

Nanih Waiya golfers finish second in the district

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Lead by an 81 from Jake Kight, the Nanih Waiya Warriors finished second in the district tournament played at Duncan Park in Natchez last week. The Warriors shot 399 as a team on … Read more

Winston Academy sends athletes to North State meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots and Lady Patriots had a lot of success at last weekend’s district track meet at Canton Academy, qualifying a large number of athletes for the MAIS North State AA … Read more

Warriors continue getting prepared for state tourney

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Next week the Nanih Waiya baseball team will face either Sebastopol or Sacred Heart on Thursday in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. This week, the Warriors will … Read more

ECCC Tennis teams defeat Holmes

East Central Community College’s tennis teams recorded victories over Holmes Community College in matches held Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Goodman.
The Lady Warriors cruised 8-1 and the Warriors posted a 7-2 victory.
In women’s singles, Hannah Peoples of Winston … Read more