Sports

WA girls finish fourth in AA Tournament

Darby Nowell (4) takes a shot from long-range.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy closed out a strong season by finishing fourth in the MAIS AA State Girls Basketball Tournament.

WA reached the semifinals by knocking off Adams County Christian School … Read more

Lady Tigers counting on mixture of experience and youth

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Lady Tigers will need a young pitching staff and catching group to come together to help lead them this fast-pitch softball season.

The Lady Tigers lost their catcher and pitcher from last … Read more

WA Patriots open season with loss to Starkville

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots were finally able to start their season after rain delayed their start to the season but fell to Starkville Academy 7-3 in their season opener.

The Patriots scored two in … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/25/2015

WED, FEB. 25
Junior College Basketball
TBA — MACJC State Tournament
Junior College Baseball
1 p.m. — East Central at EMCC (DH)
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Kentucky at Mississippi State
8 p.m. — Georgia at Ole Miss
College … Read more

Prep baseball, softball season set to begin

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Despite being pounded by Wintry weather, the baseball and softball teams in Winston County are about to get their seasons started.

While Winston Academy has already played some baseball games, the three MHSAA … Read more

EMCC schedules football tryouts for Feb. 25

.From School reports

SCOOBA – Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College will conduct open football tryouts for high school seniors on Wednesday, Feb. 25 on the Scooba campus.

Special teams registration for kickers, punters and snappers will begin at … Read more

LHS to visit DeKalb for region basketball tourney

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Wildcats were set to open Region 4-3A Tournament play at Kemper County High School in DeKalb against South Pontotoc at 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday night.

A win by the Wildcats … Read more

Lady Patriots advance to MAIS AA State Tournament

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal.

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy took a 44-27 win over Oak Hill in the consolation game last week to earn a spot in this week’s MAIS AA Girls State Basketball Tournament.

WA, now … Read more

MEC’s Regional Round-Up to stop in Louisville Feb. 18

From staff and press reports

Highlighting the strengths of regions throughout Mississippi is the goal of the Mississippi Economic Council’s Regional Round-Up meetings. The Louisville stop is set for Wednesday, February 18 at Lake Tiak-O’Khata, 213 Smyth Lake Rd.

The … Read more