Category: Sports

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

Noxapater drops tough overtime loss in playoff opener

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Momentum shifts aren’t imaginary, and there was a big one just before halftime of Noxapater’s 21-20 loss to Stringer in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Football Playoffs on Friday night … Read more

Nanih Waiya set to host Lumberton in second round of playoffs

Nanih Waiya In an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Daylon Burks is a name the Nanih Waiya Warriors will be hearing a lot this week as they prepare to host Lumberton High School (7-5) in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A … Read more

EMCC’s run of football All-Americans comes to surprising end

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

East Mississippi Community College’s seven-year run of having at least two players on the NJCAA All-American football team has come to an end, not due to a lack of worthy athletes, but rather a … Read more

LHS soccer teams get season under way

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School boys and girl soccer teams headed into this week’s action looking for their first wins of the season.

The Wildcats and Lady Wildcats were set to visit Southeast Lauderdale on … Read more

Sports schedules – 11/18/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 19
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Louisville at Choctaw County
6 p.m. — French Camp at East Webster
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Oak Hill Academy… Read more

Patriots face tough three-game hoops slate this week

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy boys basketball team split a pair of games last week, losing to AAAA Pillow Academy 55-40 and rolling past Class A foe Central Academy 58-27. This week the WA boys and … Read more