Category: Sports

Lady Tigers take tight win over Lady Warriors

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal After suffering a 49-35 setback to Sebastopol on Monday, the Lady Tigers of Noxapater responded with a pair of wins to finish out the week. The Lady Tigers turned around on Friday and beat…

Winston girls run record to 20-2

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   Winston Academy’s girls reached a milestone just two weeks into the new semester, registering their 20th victory last week when they picked up three wins. The Lady Patriots used a stingy defense to…

Warriors whip Class 2A Clarkdale

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   Nanih Waiya split a pair of non-division basketball contests at Clarkdale last Tuesday, including an exciting win for the Warriors over the Class 2A Bulldogs. Coach Ron Swart’s boys used a strong fourth…

LHS boys, girls drop Division 4-4A openers

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal   After a day’s delay, Louisville opened up Division 4-4A play on Saturday against Kosciusko. Both teams came out on the losing end as the Lady Wildcats dropped a 62-58 overtime decision to the…

Noxapater splits pair with Pisgah; visits NW Friday

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Jouirnal   The Noxapater Lady Tigers won their only contest last week as they took a hard-fought 49-42 win over Class 2A Pisgah on Tuesday night. In the boys contest, the Tigers’ struggles continued as…

LHS’ Anderson, Moore share Region 4-4A defensive honors

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal The coaches of Region 4-4A recently released their all-region team and Louisville was well represented. Louisville’s LaJordan Anderson and Charles Moore were the Co-defensive MVPs of the region, as voted on by the…

Winston teams take 3-of-4 in Columbus tourney

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Winston Academy’s basketball teams ventured to Columbus for a little holiday tournament action last week and brought home a trio of wins. Playing in the Columbus Christian Academy Christmas Invitational, Winston’s girls ran their…

Sullivan attends NFF trophy presentation

From press and staff reports The National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame finalists gathered for the 2016 William V. Campbell Trophy presentation including one of the finalist Tyler Sullivan of Delta State University and Louisville, Mississippi. Sullivan…

Nanih Waiya prepping for district play

By Rocky HIgginbotham Winston County Journal Both Nanih Waiya basketball teams were set to return to action this week as the Warriors and Lady Warriors continue to prep for the beginning of district play. Coach Jaimee Childs’ Nanih Waiya girls…

Lady Wildcats pick up third consecutive basketball win

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal The Louisville Lady Wildcats won another contest last week, beating Kemper County 57-33 for their third straight win. Meanwhile, the Wildcats dropped a 56-48 decision to Kemper County. Louisville was scheduled to return to…