Category: Sports

Lady Pats show improvement in a pair of tight losses

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots lost a trio of fast-pitch softball games last week, but Winston Academy first-year head coach Justin Childs said his squad is playing better and competing well almost every night out.

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Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday

From school reports

OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields … Read more

Lady Tigers close out week with big win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater slow-pitch softball team gave itself a little boost heading into this week’s action with a 21-1 win over French Camp Academy in the Kosciusko Tournament on Saturday.

“We played better on Saturday … Read more

Nanih Waiya adds LHS game to schedule

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

First-year Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew there was going to be a two-week span in her team’s 2015 schedule that wouldn’t have any games, but got a little surprise when her … Read more

Lady Patriots picked up first softball win of season

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Winston Academy Junior Varsity. Cheerleaders

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots battled through some adversity last Tuesday to pick up its first fast-pitch softball win of the season.

Winston Academy held a 6-1 lead after five innings of play thanks to a … Read more

Louisville’s Hathorn named Leon the Lion at EMCC

EMCC_Cheer_Team_2015-16

From school reports

SCOOBA – As the program continues to achieve summer camp success and compete nationally, the 2015-16 edition of the East Mississippi Community College cheerleading team is primed for the new academic year.

This year’s 22-member EMCC cheerleading … Read more

Tigers use strong defense play to pitch shutout in opener

Noxapater huddles up.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While openly admitting there were some things his Tigers could have done a little better in their season-opening 28-0 win over J.Z. George on Friday night, Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr said he … Read more

Patriots get washed out with first game

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Winston Academy Junior Varsity

By – Wendell Womack

Coaches Junior Graham and Andy Greening have been welcomed with open arms since their arrival on the Winston campus this year, but the visiting 4A Lamar Raiders from Meridian ended the welcome party as they effortlessly … Read more

Wildcats use opportunistic defense to take 20-3 win over New Hope

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LHS offense prepares to move down field.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller was pleased his team open the 2015 season with a 20-3 win over New Hope on Friday, but he also knows his Wildcats have a … Read more