Category: Sports

Nanih Waiya set to face West Lowndes twice this week

Mike Robertson/Courtesy
Nanih Waiya shortstop, Ben Cumberland, sets to throw to first.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya baseball team took an 8-4 record into this week’s action that sees the Warriors visiting West Lowndes on Tuesday, before hosting WL on Friday at 6 p.m.

Nanih Waiya is also … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/06/2016

Prep Baseball
5 p.m. — Leake Central at Noxapater
6 p.m. — Leake Academy at Starkville
6 p.m. — Winston at Heritage
6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Choctaw Central… Read more

Noxapater Tigers take two wins over French Camp

Noxapater’s Brandon Kugle dives safely back to first on a pick-off attempt.
hoto/ Mike Robertson

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater High School baseball team improved its record to 7-4 on the year by earning a couple victories over French Camp Academy last week.… Read more

Winston bounces back to beat Oak Hill

Winston Academy’s Bailey Smith avoids being picked off with his dive back to first.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After suffering a pair of district losses to Leake Academy earlier in the week, the Patriots of Winston Academy closed out the week with a 6-4 home win over Oak Hill Academy.… Read more

Warriors set to open league play this week

Livia Bush (32) watches where her ball goes after getting a hit against Newton County Saturday.
Photos By Jason Dyess

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya baseball team improved to 6-3 on the season with a narrow 3-1 win over French Camp last Tuesday. This week has the Warriors opening region play with a two-game set against … Read more

Local Noxapater student competes at USA Junior Nationals

Tylon Brantley

Tylon Brantley, a senior at Noxapater Attendance Center, who is ranked number 10 in the graduating Class of2016 with a GPA of 3.5, recently participated in the USA Junior Basketball Nationals on March 13, 2016, at Millsaps College in Jackson, … Read more

LHS baseball, softball teams have successful weeks

Louisville Wildcat first-baseman, Corey McCullough, takes a throw from the pitcher on a pick-off attempt.
Photo/ Mike Robertson

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School were riding a four-game winning streak headed into this week’s play.

LHS was set to visit West Lauderdale on Tuesday, before hosting Kosciusko on Thursday and Choctaw … Read more

Junior Graham steps down as Winston coach/AD

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Stability is important to Junior Graham. That’s why it was such a surprise to some when the veteran high school head football coach left Winston Academy after just one season to take over at … Read more