Category: Sports

ECCC Football falls to Holmes in season home opener

From school reports

The East Central Community College Warrior football team lost a hard-fought ballgame in front of a standing room only crowd during “Black-Out” night at Bailey Stadium” Sept. 1 on the Decatur campus.

The Warriors scored two touchdowns … Read more

MSU falls 21-20 on last-second missed field goal


Ackerman’s Quinton Lane (7) enjoys being on the South Alabama’s football team as they upset the Mississippi State Bulldogs.


Jaguars Gerald Everett (12) catches the game winning touchdown in their upset over Mississippi State


Mississippi State quarterback Damiam Williams (11)

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Patriots explode for win over Winona Christian

Submitted by Wendell Womack

Winston Coach Andy Greening and his Patriot’s first victory of the year was special, as they defeated their last year head coach, Junior Graham and his Winona Christian Stars 39-6.

With Winona defeating the Patriots 30-11 … Read more

Lady Tigers hoping to improve offensively this week

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Third-baseman, Princess Welch, makes a throw to first.

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Raleigh Parker is safe on a close play at third.


Faith Harrington watches her line-drive into the outfield.

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

It was a rough week for the Noxapater … Read more

Lady Pats enjoying softball success this fall

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

Winston Academy continued its winning ways in fast-pitch softball with two wins during the week and battled through several injuries to finish in third place in a tournament this past weekend.

The wins moved … Read more

Stingy defense helps Nanih Waiya post shutout victory

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya coaches, players and fans came away from Week 1 not exactly sure how they felt about their performance.

They certainly all felt better after last Friday night.

Nanih Waiya used a stingy … Read more

Lady Warriors drop pair to homestanding Kosciusko

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s slow-pitch softball team dropped a varsity doubleheader at Kosciusko in its only action last week, falling 6-3 and 11-1 in Thursday action.

The losses dropped the Lady Warriors to 0-6 on the … Read more

Lady Wildcats rebound to sweep visiting FCA

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After a defensive letdown cost them a game earlier in the week, the Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School let their bats do the talking on Thursday as they pounded their way to a … Read more

Turnovers too much for Louisville in loss to West Point

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Louisville quarterback Pervis Frazier had three turnovers against West Point.  

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Louisville quarterback Pervis Frazier tries to regain the ball after fumbling against West Point.

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Louisville running back Cam’ron Harrington is dropped for a loss by West Point defenders.

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Louisville left

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Former ECCC quarterback gets starting nod against Memphis

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Saturday night is something Jesse Hosket has been waiting for a long, long time.

The former East Central Community College and French Camp Academy standout will walk on to the turf at Liberty Bowl … Read more