Category: Sports

Warriors host French Camp in crucial Region 3-1A game Friday

2015 Nanih Waiya Homecoming Court Kindergarten Royalty: Hank McLeod & Hailey Kemp 7th Grade Maids: Emma Duett & Ashley Clark 8th Grade Maids: Kadyn Fussell & Kaylee Gregory Freshmen Maids: Hanna Higginbotham & Dyamond WalkerSophomore Maids: Hannah McKinion & Kayle Reynolds Junior Maids: Makinsie Clark & Madison Boykin Senior Maids: Krysten Eaves & Mackenzie Johnson Lady-in-Waiting: Marlee Parkes Homecoming Queen: Kenley McMullan

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The preliminaries are over. Nanih Waiya outscored its first four Region 3-1A opponents a combined 218-58 and head into Friday night’s crucial home league showdown against French Camp Academy with a 4-0 mark in … Read more

Noxapater claims region championship with win over NW

Lady Tgerts

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School banged out 17 hits on the way to a 17-4 win over Nanih Waiya last week to win the Region 5-1A Championship.

The win set Noxapater up … Read more

Lady Wildcats celebrate senior night against Leake Central

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Tuesday night was a big one for the Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School. Not only was the LHS slow-pitch softball team celebrating senior night against Leake Central but they were waiting to learn … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/07/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 8
Prep Volleyball
5:30/6:30 p.m. — New Hope at Choctaw County
Junior College Football
7 p.m. — EMCC at Holmes… Read more

Statesmen fall in 41-37 defeat; Comeback falls short

A comeback effort by the No. 5 Delta State University Statesmen came up short, as Florida Tech held on for a 41-37 victory on Saturday at Parker Field-McCool Stadium.

The Basics:
Score:  Florida Tech 41, Delta State 37… Read more

Mississippi State falls 30-17 to A&M in crucial SEC West showdown

From school reports

No. 21 Mississippi State (3-2, 1-2 SEC) fell to No. 14 Texas A&M (5-0, 2-0) by a score of 30-17 on the road Saturday night at College Station, Texas

The Bulldogs and Aggies were fairly close in … Read more

Ole Miss falls behind early in 38-10 loss to Florida Gators

From school reports

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In front of a packed crowd of 90,585 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, No. 3 Ole Miss could not overcome a big deficit early in the game. No. 23 Florida scored the first 25 … Read more

ECCC improves to 4-2 with solid home win over Hinds CC

From school reports

DECATUR – Behind the running of Tredarian Gamble and the passing of Jesse Hosket, the East Central Community College Warriors rolled to a 28-19 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges South Division victory over the Hinds … Read more

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

CCHS graduate Tre Brown (40) applies pressure against East Central in the Wolfpack's 31-28 win.

From combined reports

A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of … Read more

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

Noxapater prepares to move downfield against the Bobcats

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them.

That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall … Read more