Sports

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

Sports Schedules – 02/11/2015

WED, FEB. 11
Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou

THUR, FEB. 12
Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central
6/8 p.m. — EMCC … Read more

Lady Patriots finish second in district tournament

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy, who finished second in the district tournament last Saturday to traditional power Leake Academy, was set to open play in the MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou Academy … Read more

Love & Basketball

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Couple shares bond of basketball and kids

Chris Whitaker
Delta Democrat-Times

Sacrifices come in all shapes and sizes, and that is evident with Jaimee and Justin Childs. Justin is the head boys basketball coach at Riverside while Jaimee is an … Read more

Local football players honored by state-wide paper

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Two Louisville High School Wildcats and a Nanih Waiya Warrior were selected to the honorable mention list for the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s All-State football team that was announced last Friday.

LHS was represented by senior … Read more

Lady Tigers add two victories to win total

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School continued their recent winning ways last week by posting wins over Leake County and West Oktibbeha.

After opening the week with a 57-49 win over Leake County, … Read more