Category: Sports

Warriors, Tigers take All-State football honors

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya and Noxapater combined to have 11 players named to the Mississippi Association of Coaches Class 1A All-State football team.

Isaiah Eiland and Chris Smith of Nanih Waiya and Keonte Daniels and Austin … Read more

ECCC First Pitch Dinner set for Jan. 30

From school reports

DECATUR — Members of the 2016 East Central Community College baseball team will receive special recognition Saturday, Jan. 30, when the annual First Pitch Dinner is held on the Decatur campus.

Activities begin at 6:30 p.m. in … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/13/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13
College Basketball
8 p.m.— Ole Miss at LSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 14
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Columbus Christian
Junior College Basketball… Read more

EMCC legend Randall Bradberry returns as AD

From school reports

SCOOBA – One of the most respected people among Mississippi’s junior college ranks is returning to the Scooba campus, as former East Mississippi Community College standout quarterback/head football coach Dr. Randall Bradberry has been hired as the … Read more

Holmes men, women roll past Hinds CC

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win.

With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. The Holmes … Read more

Ole Miss takes sweet win over Oklahoma State

Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Jill celebrate following the Rebels' 48-20 win over Oklahoma State in the 2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl held in New Orleans, LA,  January 1, 2016. (Photo by Bob Smith)

From school reports

NEW ORLEANS — How sweet it was.

No. 12 Ole Miss dominated No. 16 Oklahoma State, 48-20, in the 82nd annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.… Read more

Bulldogs finish strong season with convincing Belk Bowl win

From School Reports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — To close out the 2015 season, Mississippi State (9-4) took down North Carolina State (7-6) 51-28 to win the Belk Bowl Wednesday. The Bulldogs started the game quickly on a 21-0 run, earning a … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6
College Basketball
7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 7
Prep Basketball
East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — … Read more

Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors continue winning ways

Ashlie Thames (23) looks for an open teammate to pass the ball to.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School looked to finish off the 2015 portion of the 2015-16 season on a high night when they played Aberdeen Tuesday in the St. Andrews Holiday Classic … Read more

EMCC Freshman among nations leading scorers in junior college hoops

Patterson

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.

That … Read more