Category: Sports

Kim Rosamond named Tennessee Tech women’s basketball head coach

Rosamond at a press conference after taking her new role.

From press reports

She has nine years of experience as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Vanderbilt University, 19 seasons of experience in the tough Southeastern Conference as a player and coach, and 21 seasons overall in women’s college … Read more

WA Patriots drop trio of baseball games

Winston Academy’s, Jesse Boydstun, looks to the umpire for the call after his slide into third.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy baseball team is looking to get back on the winning track this week when it plays a trio of games.… Read more

Baseball Tigers pick up three wins last week

Noxapater’s Kiera Phillips slides safely into third as Louisville third-baseman, Zoria Nicholson, awaits a throw during the Noxapater v LHS Softball game on March 14, 2016.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After opening the week with a 12-1 loss to Leake Central the Tigers of Noxapater ripped off three straight wins heading into this week’s showdown with arch-rival Noxapater.

The Tigers were set to visit … Read more

East Central netters take sweep of Northwest

The East Central Community College tennis teams beat Northwest Mississippi in MACJC tennis matches played on Sophomore Day in Decatur last Thursday.

In the men’s action, the results were:
Men’s Singles: EC’s John Jimenez of Oruro, Bolivia, beat Quentin Hutchinson, … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/13/2016

Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Leake at Heritage
6 p.m. — Winston at Starkville Academy
Fast-Pitch Softball
4 p.m. — Sebastopol at French Camp… Read more

Lady Wildcats take big win over softball power West Lauderdale

Louisville High School fast-pitch coach Kylie Ming gives instruction to Adria Thames

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School split a pair of games on the softball diamond last week, taking a 7-5 road win over West Lauderdale, before falling to Choctaw County 13-7 at home … Read more

Noxapater Tigers takes two region wins over West Lowndes

Photos by Jeff Parkes
Noxapater's Hunter Johnson delivers to the plate.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater baseball team pick up a pair of key league wins last week, downing West Lowndes 8-1 and 13-3.

The Tigers played a pair of games on Saturday in Philadelphia, falling 14-2 to … Read more

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