Category: Sports

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President Dr. Billy … Read more

Young Lady Warriors looking to gain experience quickly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With Ashlie Thames being the only senior on the team, first-year Nanih Waiya head slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew her team would be inexperienced.

“We are a young team,” Graham said, after her … Read more

Lady Wildcats open softball season with two wins

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville HIgh School started the 2015 slow-pitch softball season with a bang on Saturday, defeating Noxapater 8-0 and Nanih Waiya 13-2 in the Winston County Classic.

This week LHS will … Read more

Explosive defense gives Wildcats boost in jamboree

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

With Louisville High School trailing Columbus 14-3 in the New Hope Jamboree at Mississippi State University on Saturday, the Wildcat defense decide to take control.

LHS forced five turnovers leading to a pair … Read more

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September.

The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community … Read more

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season.

“They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We … Read more

Local football teams face competition this weekend

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By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While the 2015 football season doesn’t officially kick off for Louisville, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya, and Winston Academy until Aug. 21, all four teams will be involved in a jamboree or scrimmage this weekend.

Nanih … Read more

Itawamba counting on Noxapater’s Miller in 2015

From school reports

FULTON — The Itawamba Community College football team wrapped up its first week of fall camp after reporting to campus on Tuesday to begin preparations for the 2015 season opener on Thursday, Aug. 27 against top-ranked Copiah-Lincoln … Read more

Sports schedules – 08/12/15

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 12
Women’s College Soccer
10 a.m. — MSU at UT-Martin

FRIDAY, AUG. 14
Prep Volleyball
TBA — Set It Off Tournament at RIdgeland (Choctaw County entered)… Read more

Prep softball season has begun in Winston County

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy began their 2015 fast-pitch softball season on Monday, while the slow-pitch teams at Louisville, Nanih Waiya, and Noxapater are set to get the regular season underway Saturday at … Read more