Category: Sports

Host Lady Wildcats open with split in softball classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After splitting a pair of games in the Winston County Classic on Saturday, the Louisville High School Lady Wildcats were set to play three more games this week.

The LHS slow-pitch softball squad hosted … Read more

Noxapater opens season with pair of wins over county foes

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Lady Tiger second baseman, Raleigh Parker, snags an infield pop-up.

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Noxapater third baseman, Princess Welch, set to record an out on an infield pop-up.

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

One thing is for sure, the Noxapater softball team is … Read more

Wildcats take 21-0 jamboree win over Shannon

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Pervis Frazier (8) makes a fast break in this quarterback keeper for a touchdown.

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Devon Lee (3) keeps an eye on the Shannon defense as he sprints down the sidelines.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Tough schedules are nothing … Read more

Sports briefs

Annual ‘Toothpick Bowl’ moved to Thursday night
From combined reports

The football showdown between Louisville High school and Noxubee County has been moved up one day to Thursday, Oct. 13. Kick-off is still set for 7 p.m. at R.E. Hinze … Read more

Lady Pats close strong in Pillow tournament

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Lady Patriots took some time to get started but put together a good showing in their fast-pitch tournament at Pillow Academy this past weekend.

Winston dropped its early morning opener to … Read more

Roberts gets opportunity to play football at Mississippi State

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By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The journey continues for Wyatt Roberts.

Nine months after the former Louisville High School star — who started at quarterback four years for the Wildcats — thought he had played his last game … Read more

Wildcats hoping to revive offensive attack in 2016

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With one of its biggest weapons graduated, the Louisville High School offense will have to find a way to produce points during 2016.

One of Louisville’s biggest advantages the past two years, both offensively … Read more

Warriors hope to live up to high expectations this season

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Most Nanih Waiya football fans will tell you expectations for the Warriors in 2016 are high. Just as they did last year. And the year before.

Winning breeds high expectations, and Nanih Waiya has … Read more

Combination of youth, skill players holds key for Tigers

By Robbie Robertson
The Winston County Journal

Noxapater coach Casey Orr has an abundance of two things, skill players and freshmen.

He’s hoping the mix can take the Tigers back to the playoffs and thrust them into a run for … Read more