Category: Sports

ECCC improves to 4-2 with solid home win over Hinds CC

From school reports

DECATUR – Behind the running of Tredarian Gamble and the passing of Jesse Hosket, the East Central Community College Warriors rolled to a 28-19 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges South Division victory over the Hinds … Read more

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

CCHS graduate Tre Brown (40) applies pressure against East Central in the Wolfpack's 31-28 win.

From combined reports

A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of … Read more

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

Noxapater prepares to move downfield against the Bobcats

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them.

That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall … Read more

Homecoming Winston Academy

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Winston Academy Homecoming Court 2015
Elementary Court: K4-Hindman, Abby Laine Mayo & Colton Mills; K4-Ward, Halle Kate Nagel & Braden Gilbert; K5-Cox, Marley Jay Eakes & Ryker Wells; K5-Lyles, Edie Miles & Blaine Vanlandingham; 1st- Mitchell, Layla Cefalu & Graison … Read more

Lady Wildcats win key region game over Caledonia, 2-0

Madelyn Wilkes about to blast a home run
Photo credits Nicole Coleman

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats used solo homers by Manyia Taylor and Jamiya Miller to take a 2-0 region victory over Caledonia on Thursday.

“It’s like I told the girls after the game, … Read more

Patriots fall to Rebels in district opener

Courtesy photos Mike Robertson

By Wendell Womack

Instead of Wings Over Winston, it was “One Wing On Winston”, as the injured and banged up Winston Patriots flew into Maden with several starters on the sideline.

Although the Patriots lost their opening district game to … Read more

Warriors remain undefeated in Region 3-1A play with high-scoring win

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Points haven’t been a problem for the Warriors of Nanih Waiya the past three weeks as they have averaged 55.3 points a game on the way to jumping out to a 3-0 Region 3-1A … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/30/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 1
Prep Softball
5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College Football
6:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central
7 p.m. — EMCC at Jones County JC… Read more

Nanih Waiya Warriors pick up second consecutive win

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

If you are curious about who the Nanih Waiya football team plays next, it won’t do you much good to eaves drop on practice.

“We try to focus on ourselves every week,” said NW … Read more

Wildcats look to get back on winning track

Mike Robertson/ Courtesy
Keon Coleman (2) picks up yardage on a run up the middle in an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville High School looks to shake off a 27-10 loss to Lafayette County — picked as one of the top teams in MHSAA Class 4A — when they travel to Greenwood on Friday to … Read more