Category: Sports

Roberts throws two TDS to lead Lions past Holmes, 44-28

EMCC quarterback Wyatt Roberts (Louisville HS)
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From school reports

GOODMAN – Aiming for a fifth consecutive MACJC North Division title, the sixth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College claimed a 44-28 road victory over Holmes Community College Thursday evening at Ras Branch Field.… Read more

Bulldogs improve to 4-2 with 45-17 win over Troy Trojans

From School Reports

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (4-2, 1-2 SEC) beat Troy (1-4) 45-17 in front of a crowd of 60,000 at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday afternoon. The victory secured win No. 50 at MSU for head coach Dan Mullen.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/14/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 15
Prep Volleyball
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Caledonia
Junior College Football
7 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC
7 p.m. — Holmes at Coahoma… Read more

EMCC’s Theriot has another strong rodeo performance for Lions

From school reports

LIVINGSTON, Ala. – The East Mississippi Community College rodeo team posted a second straight sterling performance to open the fall season by finishing as men’s runners-up and in third place on the women’s side at this past … Read more

Rebels roll past Aggies behind 384 yards from Chad Kelly

From school reports

OXFORD – Ole Miss looked to get back on track against New Mexico State Saturday, and the Rebels did just that.

Junior signal caller Chad Kelly completed 24-of-33 passes for a career-high 384 yards and touchdown passes … Read more

Noxapater, Nanih Waiya set for MHSAA softball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Lady Tigers and Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors were both set to begin play in the MHSAA Class 1A Slow-Pitch Softball State Playoffs on Tuesday.

Noxapater was set to host Stringer in a … Read more

Winston Patriots lose hard fought battle

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BY Wendell Womack

Braces, band-aids, and bruises did not stop the battered Patriots from giving it their all-last Friday night at Columbus, where Winston lost to the Heritage Patriots in a district game, 24-19.

Coming into the game with several … Read more

Winston Patriots lose to Hartfield

The K-4 and other children lineup for the homecoming events.

By Wendell Womack

Winston Homecoming Queen, Hayden Hudspeth and her court brought beauty and charm to the fans on the first cool Friday night of football. But while the “Beauty” was there for the fans, the “Beast” was there for … Read more

5-2 Noxapater set to host McAdams Friday night at 7

2015 Noxpater Homecoming Court 7th grade – Nona Wilkes, Mia Smith; 8th grade Jenna Wilkes, Mary Grace Mills; 9th grade – Ericka Robertson, Fantasia Carter; 10th grade – Gracey Moore, Dixie Jackson; 11th grade – Simone Coburn, Lexus Riggs; 12th grade – Jenelle Geter, Tiffany Hornesburger; Ladies-in-Waiting – Caliyah Moore, Madelyn Edwards, Ayden Harrington; Queen – Kyria Carter

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Tigers of Noxapater High School have one more task to attend to before facing French Camp Academy and Nanih Waiya High School in key back-to-back Region 3-1A contests.

Noxapater easily dispatched Montgomery County … Read more

Wildcats battle to take Region 4-2A opener over Leake Central

FRONT ROW: Corandreia Pledge, Kiersten Ball, Dyshunte Bragg, LaTiaa Triplett, Marion Ming, Breyonna Sangster, Amani Shell, Makayla Parks, Erica Murry, and Alyissia Joseph BACK ROW:  Charlessia Mays, Aaliyah Haynes, Tyki Gladney, Jordan Sellers, Miriah Ford, Leah Woods, and Nautyca Henly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville beat Leake Central 22-9 on Friday night to win its Region 4-2A opener, but LHS head coach M.C. Miller says his team is going to have to play much better if it hopes … Read more