Category: Sports

Bulldogs explode offensively in Homecoming win over Louisiana Tech

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (5-2) downed Louisiana Tech (4-3) 45-20 as part of Homecoming on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium. After a slow start following the 11 a.m. kickoff, MSU rallied from a 14-0 deficit in the … Read more

Ole Miss suffers upset loss to Memphis Tigers

From school reports

MEMPHIS — Junior wide receiver Laquon Treadwell had a school record 14 catches for a career-high 144 yards, but No. 12 Ole Miss fell to No. 22 Memphis 37-24 Saturday afternoon at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. After … Read more

East Central records sixth win of season with Homecoming victory

From school reports

Behind four rushing touchdowns from freshman running back Tredarian Gamble, the East Central Community College Warriors made their 2015 Homecoming crowd a happy one with a 47-17 win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Bears Oct. 17 … Read more

Tip-Off Dinner set for Oct. 29 at East Central CC

From school reports

The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the first ECCC Basketball Tipoff Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Gold Room of the Mabry Memorial Cafeteria on the Decatur … Read more

ECCC improves to 2-2 in South Division with big road win

East Central freshman running back Mikell Daniels out of Forest High School powers into the Jones County defense during first half action of the Warriors’ 14-6 win.

From School reports

The East Central Community College Warriors scored two first-half touchdowns and then held on for a 14-6 win over Jones County Junior College last Saturday, … Read more

Noxapater Tigers move into crucial part of Region 3-1A schedule

Crowning moment with queen Kyria Carter

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Things are about to get serious for the Noxapater High School football team.

The Tigers, currently 6-2 overall and 5-0 in Region 3-1A play, are about to play their two most important regular season … Read more

Sophomore Roberts of No. 8 EMCC tabbed MACJC Offensive Player of the Week

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SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College sophomore quarterback Wyatt Roberts has been named the MACJC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance during the Lions’ 44-28 road victory over Holmes Community College a week ago in Goodman.… Read more

ECCC Homecoming

2015 Homecoming court

ECCC Homecoming Court
Pictured are members of the 2015 Homecoming Court at East Central Community College, who were selected during elections held recently on the Decatur campus. … Read more

Warriors take crucial 32-21 league win over French Camp Academy

Crowning moment: Kenley McMullan crowned.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The homestanding Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School jumped out to a quick 20-0 lead over Region 3-1A foe French Camp Academy Friday night, then held off a late challenge to take a 32-21 … Read more

Lot on the line in annual “Toothpick Bowl” Friday night

Brody Burchfield (15) hands off to Keon Coleman (2) in Louisville's victory over Kemper County in an earlier game.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

When Louisville and Noxubee County get together on the football field it’s always interesting, but there is more than a rivalry on the line Friday night in Macon. The winner of the match-up between … Read more