Sports

Nanih Waiya golfers finish second in the district

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Lead by an 81 from Jake Kight, the Nanih Waiya Warriors finished second in the district tournament played at Duncan Park in Natchez last week. The Warriors shot 399 as a team on … Read more

Winston Academy sends athletes to North State meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots and Lady Patriots had a lot of success at last weekend’s district track meet at Canton Academy, qualifying a large number of athletes for the MAIS North State AA … Read more

Warriors continue getting prepared for state tourney

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Next week the Nanih Waiya baseball team will face either Sebastopol or Sacred Heart on Thursday in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. This week, the Warriors will … Read more

ECCC Tennis teams defeat Holmes

East Central Community College’s tennis teams recorded victories over Holmes Community College in matches held Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Goodman.
The Lady Warriors cruised 8-1 and the Warriors posted a 7-2 victory.
In women’s singles, Hannah Peoples of Winston … Read more

EMCC men’s basketball tryouts set

From school reports

SCOOBA – The East Mississippi Community College men’s basketball team will conduct open tryouts on Monday, April 28 on the Scooba campus.
Slated for a 5:30 p.m. start at EMCC’s Keyes T. Currie Coliseum, the Lions’ upcoming … Read more

Tigers on streak heading into baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Noxapater High School Tigers had won six of their last nine games heading into the their scheduled ‘Senior Night’ contest against visiting Scott Central on Tuesday.
Noxapater head coach Casey Orr is … Read more

Lady Wildcats sweep pair from Kemper County

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats swept a pair of region fast-pitch softball games from Kemper County High School on Tuesday.
LHS won the opener 21-1, then took the second game 19-4. Louisville … Read more

Lady Tigers set to face Cathedral

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The 6-9 Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School are set to open the MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball playoffs on Thursday when they travel to take on Natchez Cathedral in a 4:30 … Read more