Category: Sports

Lady Wildcats win key region game over Caledonia, 2-0

Madelyn Wilkes about to blast a home run
Photo credits Nicole Coleman

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats used solo homers by Manyia Taylor and Jamiya Miller to take a 2-0 region victory over Caledonia on Thursday.

“It’s like I told the girls after the game, … Read more

Patriots fall to Rebels in district opener

Courtesy photos Mike Robertson

By Wendell Womack

Instead of Wings Over Winston, it was “One Wing On Winston”, as the injured and banged up Winston Patriots flew into Maden with several starters on the sideline.

Although the Patriots lost their opening district game to … Read more

Warriors remain undefeated in Region 3-1A play with high-scoring win

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Points haven’t been a problem for the Warriors of Nanih Waiya the past three weeks as they have averaged 55.3 points a game on the way to jumping out to a 3-0 Region 3-1A … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/30/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 1
Prep Softball
5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College Football
6:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central
7 p.m. — EMCC at Jones County JC… Read more

Nanih Waiya Warriors pick up second consecutive win

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

If you are curious about who the Nanih Waiya football team plays next, it won’t do you much good to eaves drop on practice.

“We try to focus on ourselves every week,” said NW … Read more

Wildcats look to get back on winning track

Mike Robertson/ Courtesy
Keon Coleman (2) picks up yardage on a run up the middle in an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville High School looks to shake off a 27-10 loss to Lafayette County — picked as one of the top teams in MHSAA Class 4A — when they travel to Greenwood on Friday to … Read more

EMCC rolls to big North Division win over Northeast

From school reports

The seventh-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College broke open a close contest with a 28-point third quarter en route to cruising to a 56-7 road win over Northeast Mississippi Community College during Thursday night MACJC North … Read more

Lady Patriots getting ready for North State

From staff reports

The Winston Academy Lady Patriots were set to host Wayne Academy on Tuesday in preparation for taking part in the MAIS AAA North State Fast-Pitch Softball Tournament at … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/23/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 24
Prep Softball
4:30/6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster
5/6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Caledonia
5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Nanih Waiya
Prep Volleyball
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County… Read more

Lady Warriors start league play with 1-1 mark

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya High School slow-pitch softball team took an 11-10 extra-inning win over French Camp to open league play, before dropping an 11-10 contest to Noxapater last Thursday.

Nanih Waiya trailed 10-2 in … Read more