Category: Sports

East Central Bowl game set for 11 a.m. Saturday

From school reports

East Central Community College Warrior football fans unable to travel to Copperas Cove, Texas, for the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl will be able to follow the action on radio and live stream video.
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Lady Wildcats pick up hoops win at New Hope

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School improved their record to 2-3 on the year with a 57-51 win at New Hope on Nov. 24. The LHS boys fell to 1-4 with a 69-45 … Read more

EMCC men run their record to 7-0 on season

From school reports

SCOOBA – The East Mississippi Community College men’s basketball team improved to 7-0 on the season with a solid 104-65 home victory over Faith Prep Academy during Monday night action at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.

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Tigers open season with hard-fought loss to Philly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Tigers hung tough with Philadelphia in each quarter of play on Thursday night, but in the end dropped a 64-51 win in the season opener.… Read more

East Central accepts bid to Heart of Texas Bowl

From school reports

East Central Community College was extended and accepted an invitation to participate in the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5, in Copperas Cove, Texas. It will be the college’s first bowl game … Read more

Lady Warriors remain undefeated with win over Choctaw County

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya jumped out to a 22-8 first quarter lead over Choctaw County last Tuesday and held on to take a solid 53-47 win over the Lady Chargers.
 
Ashlie … Read more

State women thump Grambling to remain undefeated

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Victoria Vivians scored 22 points and freshman Teaira McCowan added 21 points and 11 rebounds to pace the No. 10 Mississippi State women’s basketball team to a 107-43 victory against Grambling State Saturday in the … Read more

Sports Schedules – 11/25/15

FRIDAY NOV. 27
Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Baldwyn
7 p.m. — Bassfield at Bay Springs
7 p.m. — Lumberton at Resurrection
7 p.m. — Hollandale Simmons at Smithville
7 p.m. — West Marion at Collins… Read more

MSU closes out Puerto Rico Classic with win

From school reports

Mississippi State’s best first half of the season was enough Sunday afternoon.
 
The Bulldogs built a 20-point lead and withstood a spirited second half push by Missouri State to post an 84-70 victory in the final … Read more

Louisville’s 2015 football season ends in heartbreaking fashion

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Sometimes, it just comes down to a couple big plays.

The visiting Greenwood High School Bulldogs were pinned deep in their own territory for most of the night during their 13-12 win over Louisville … Read more