Category: Sports

Ole Miss set to host NCAA Regional beginning Friday

From combined reports

For the seventh time in program history, Ole Miss was selected to host an NCAA Baseball Regional, the NCAA announced Sunday. The Ole Miss baseball team was one of 16 programs selected by the NCAA as a … Read more

MSU Bulldogs chosen as No. 6 National seed

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Postseason baseball is back at Dudy Noble Field.

For the 13th time in program history, the NCAA has selected Mississippi State as a host of an NCAA Baseball Championship Regional, the selection committee announced tonight.… Read more

Louisville’s Wall named Juco Player of Week

East Central Community College sophomore right-handed pitcher Channing Wall is the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Player of the Week in baseball for the week of May 9-15.

The Louisville High School product picked up two wins in … Read more

Wrestling ‘Super’ event to be held in Louisville

From press & staff reports

Mayhem in the Magnolia State comes to Louisville Coliseum on Saturday, May 28th at 6:30 p.m. It will be the pro wrestling event of the year for the state of Mississippi.

The wrestling extravaganza began … Read more

Golf tourney success

On May 7, The Winston County Booster Club hosted its First Annual Patriot’s Putt tournament.

They had incredible support form Winston County and they would like to thank each and every person that participated, by either playing or graciously donating … Read more

Winston Academy hires new girls basketball coach

From combined reports

Former Delta State University basketball standout Miriam ‘Moe’ Bell Reed has been named the new girls head basketball coach at Winston Academy.

“I am so excited about coaching this girls at Winston Academy,” Reed said. “I look … Read more

Gleason hired as Winston Academy offensive coordinator

From combined reports

Steve Gleason, most recently offensive line coach at Mississippi Delta Community College, has been named as offensive coordinator and offensive line coach at Winston Academy.

Before his two-year stint at MDCC he spent five seasons at Modesto … Read more

East Central Alum Marcus Thames inducted into Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame

Former East Central Community College baseball standout Marcus Thames was one of 15 individuals inducted into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, April 26, at the 10th annual induction banquet held at the Clyde Muse Center … Read more

Nanih Waiya, Noxapater send track athletes to state meet

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya High School qualified to compete in 14 events in Saturday’s MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet at Pearl High School on Saturday, while Noxapater will compete in three girls events.

The Warriors … Read more

Lady Warriors have little trouble dispatching French Camp

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal

Numbers don’t always tell the full story.

Although the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School move into the third round of the MHSAA Class 1A Fast-Pitch Softball State Playoffs with only six wins … Read more