Category: Sports

USM has record-breaking night in win over Rice

From school reorts HATTIESBURG — For Southern Miss, Saturday night at Roberts Stadium was a matter of taking what the other is giving. And the Golden Eagles took what Rice was offering Saturday night at Roberts Stadium and rewrote a…

Nanih Waiya picks up 21st consecutive Region 3-1A win

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal One-win McAdams had a game plan when heading to division-leading Nanih Waiya last Friday night for a Region 3-1A contest. Unfortunately for the host Bulldogs, it backfired early and often. Nanih Waiya took advantage…

Big first half helps Tigers bounce back with big win

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal After an embarrassing loss to Sebastopol a week earlier, Noxapater football coach Casey Orr preached to his team about not overlooking Montgomery County last Friday night. Apparently, the Tigers got the message. The…

Sports Brief

Sullivan leads Delta State to win over Mississippi College, 61-31 Former Winston Academy standout Tyler Sullivan tossed three touchdown passes and ran for another to lead homestanding Delta State University to a 61-31 win over Mississippi College in Gulf South…

Wildcats open Region 4-4A play with big win

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal One down, two to go. While the goal of the Louisville High School football is to win the Region 4-4A title and see how far it can go in the MHSAA Class 4A State…

Nanih Waiya picks up second softball win of season

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya jumped to a big lead and held off homestanding French Camp Academy for a 9-8 victory in slow-pitch softball action last Thursday, earning the Lady Warriors their second win of the season.…

Sports schedules

THURS, SEPT. 29 Prep Volleyball 6 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County Prep Softball TBA — Neshoba Central at West Lauderdale TBA — Philadelphia at Southeast Lauderdale 6 p.m. — Starkville at Louisville 6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster…

Lady Wildcats clinch MHSAA 4A softball playoff berth

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Heading into their showdown at Kosciusko on Tuesday, the Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School knew what was on the line. While LHS has already earned a spot in the upcoming MHSAA Class 4A…

Noxapater falls to French Camp

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal It was a case of too little, too late for the Noxapater Lady Tigers last week. The Lady Tigers spotted French Camp a 10-0 lead and scored eight runs in the bottom of…

Louisville opens Region 4-4A play

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal What lurks at the end of Louisville’s Region 4-4A schedule makes the next two weeks very important. The Wildcats, fresh off a 49-0 win over Amanda Elzy, are set to open region play on…