Category: Sports

Noxapater takes 53-50 overtime thriller over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School are hoping Friday night’s 53-50 overtime win over French Camp will give them positive momentum heading into this week’s Region 6-1A Basketball Tournament being played at Nanih Waiya.

ECCC Women win 14th Straight

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior basketball team moved into the national rankings on Wednesday and then went out the next night and won their 14th straight game to move one step closer to the MACJC South Division title.

Sports Schedules – 02/17/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 18 Prep Basketball TBA — Region 5-3A Tournament at Choctaw County TBA — Region 4-2A Tournament at Winona TBA — Region 5-1A Tournament at McAdams TBA — Region 6-1A Tournament at Nanih Waiya

No. 2-ranked Lady Warriors set to host Region 6-1A Tournament

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School swept a pair of Region 6-1A games last week to finish the regular season at 7-1 in league play, earning the top seed in the region…

Lady Wildcats win twice to even mark at 11-11

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School girls basketball team is picking up steam heading into the Region 4-4A tournament that will be hosted at LHS beginning Monday of next week. The Lady ‘Cats beat Leake Central…

Nanih Waiya takes win over arch-rival Noxapater in boys action

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Warriors of Nanih Waiya took a solid 52-40 win over Noxapater in a battle of the Winston County Schools on Friday. NWHS is set to host the Region 6-1A Tournament beginning next week.…

Legals – 02/10/2016

THUR, FEB. 11 Prep Basketball 5:30 p.m. — East Central at Hinds 6 p.m. — West Lowndes at Nanih Waiya

Wildcats take big win over rival Noxubee County

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School boys split a pair of games last week, falling to Kosciusko 66-56 on Tuesday before taking a 57-52 over arch-rival Noxubee County on Friday. The Wildcats trailed 28-18 at the…