Category: Sports

EMCC’s Wright named to College Football America 2016 Yearbook Juco lineup

SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College sophomore wide receiver/running back Isaiah Wright has been named to the College Football America 2016 Yearbook Juco Starting Lineup. The CFA’s preseason junior college football All-America team was announced this week. Wright, from Florence,…

East Central Warrior Football kickoffs 2016 Season Sept. 1

Coming off the best season in 16 years, fourth-year East Central Community College head football coach Ken Karcher anticipates another successful season for the Warriors in 2016. East Central finished the 2015 season ranked No. 10 in the National Junior…

Countdown on at Southern Miss until first game

The countdown is on as your Golden Eagles prepare to kick off the 2016 football season! Southern Miss, the preseason favorite to win the C-USA West Division, opens the season on Saturday, Sept. 3 at Kentucky. The Golden Eagles enter…

Composite Football Schedule

FRIDAY, AUG. 19 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Pelahatchie at Choctaw County 7 p.m. — French Camp at Winona Christian 7 p.m. — Heidelberg at Choctaw Central 7 p.m. — Ruleville Central at Philadelphia 7 p.m. — East Webster at…

Delta State preparing for upcoming season

The 2016 Delta State University football team kicked off its fall camp with the first practice at Parker Field-McCool Stadium. Thursday’s two hour session was the first of 10 practices, before the Statesmen scrimmage on Sunday, Aug. 21, in preparation…

Wildcats set to take field at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School football team hopes to close out the 2016 season in December at Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi State University in the MHSAA Class 4A State Championship Game,…

Tough schedule nothing new for Noxapater football program

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal If something is working, why mess with it? That’s the attitude that Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr has taken with his schedule. “We have never shied away from playing good teams,” Orr…

NW will spend early part of softball season answering questions

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   A move by some of the school’s softball players to concentrate on fast-pitch only the last couple of years has left Nanih Waiya facing some unknowns in slow-pitch competition. But there are two…

Lady Patriots split two games in first week of play

By Ryan Satcher Winston County Journal The Winston Academy Lady Patriots got off to a solid start this fast-pitch season with a win over Pillow Academy 4-3 last Monday night. WA also dropped a 5-2 contest to Central Academy of…

Pats looking to improve on 2015’s 1-9 mark

By Ryan Satcher Winston County Journal The schedule is a familiar one for the Winston Academy football team, but the Patriots are hoping the results are different this season. WA will play the same schedule from last season except for…