Category: Sports

Wildcats looking to bounce back against Kemper County Friday

Austin Bishop/Courtesy photos.
LHS huddles up.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

M.C. Miller was very well aware that his team was manhandled in a 46-7 loss to visiting West Point last Friday night at R.E. Hinze Stadium. But the veteran Louisville High School head football … Read more

Warriors set to host strong Lake team Friday night

Nanih Waiya at its first home game last week (Aug. 21).

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School look to take the last bite of a tough three-course meal to open the 2015 schedule on Friday night when they play host to a strong Lake … Read more

Sports tales – 09/02/15

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WA and LHS coaches speak to Rotary
Winston Academy coach Junior Graham and Louisville High School Coach … Read more

MSU Bulldogs eclipse 50K mark in season ticket sales

From school reports

STARKVILLE – For the first time in program history, Mississippi State football has eclipsed the 50,000-mark in season ticket sales, the MSU Athletic Ticket Office announced last week.

As of Tuesday afternoon, 50,311 2015 season tickets have … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 3
Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy
5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater
5/6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville
5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel… Read more

Hosket leads East Central to big win over Miss. Delta

ECCC quarterback Jesse Hosket tosses a pass during the Warriors win last Thursday.

From combined reports

DECATUR — Jesse Hosket’s first start as quarterback at East Central Community College was a good one, as the former French Camp Academy standout hit on 13-of-18 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in just two … Read more

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.

WA … Read more

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