Category: Sports

Lady Wildcats claim region softball championship

By Austin Bishop Winston County High School The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School shook off a disappointing loss last Monday night by putting tougher a solid performance in an 8-2 road win over Kosciusko on Tuesday to claim the…

Winston Patriots fall to Hartfield

By Wendell Womack If the old saying “trouble come in threes” is true, then the Winston Patriots followed tradition as they recorded 3 turnovers that resulted in Hartfield Academy scores last Friday night in Flowood. One Patriot interception and 2…

Lady Tigers tuning up for MHSAA 1A State Playoffs

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal With the Class 1A playoffs just a few days away, the Noxapater Lady Tigers have the top of their lineup clicking. The Lady Tigers lost two of three games this past week, falling to…

Special activities planned for ECCC vs. Jones County Football Game

Student recruiters from the University of Southern Mississippi Admissions Office will be on hand when the East Central Community College Warriors and Jones County Junior College Bobcats clash on the football field Thursday, Oct. 6. Kickoff is set for 6:30…

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, OCT. 6 Prep Volleyball 6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Starkville Prep Softball TBA — Choctaw Central at Philadelphia TBA — Newton County at Neshoba Central 6 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater 6 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun…

Ole Miss rolls to 48-28 Homecoming win over Memphis

From school reports OXFORD — The Ole Miss offense is accustomed to quick starts and Saturday was no different. The Rebels (3-2, 1-1 SEC) jumped out to a 27-7 lead and cruised a 48-28 victory over Memphis (3-1, 0-0 American)…

Sports Brief

East Central’s Hayes-Keyes named NJCAA defensive POTW East Central Community College defensive back Juwon Hayes-Keyes has been named the National Junior Colleges Athletic Association Football Defensive Player of the Week for his play against Pearl River Community College Thursday, Sept.…

USM has record-breaking night in win over Rice

From school reorts HATTIESBURG — For Southern Miss, Saturday night at Roberts Stadium was a matter of taking what the other is giving. And the Golden Eagles took what Rice was offering Saturday night at Roberts Stadium and rewrote a…

Nanih Waiya picks up 21st consecutive Region 3-1A win

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal One-win McAdams had a game plan when heading to division-leading Nanih Waiya last Friday night for a Region 3-1A contest. Unfortunately for the host Bulldogs, it backfired early and often. Nanih Waiya took advantage…

Big first half helps Tigers bounce back with big win

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal After an embarrassing loss to Sebastopol a week earlier, Noxapater football coach Casey Orr preached to his team about not overlooking Montgomery County last Friday night. Apparently, the Tigers got the message. The…