Category: Sports

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

Louisville’s Goss set for key role at wide receiver for EMCC

Goss

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — If you play wide receiver for East Mississippi Community College the keys to success are pretty simple — if you get open you will get the ball and always be prepared to … Read more

Ole Miss looking to be strong on defense again in 2015

From school reports

OXFORD – After ranking as the No. 1 scoring defense in the country last year, the Ole Miss Rebels are expecting more of the same, if not an improvement, in 2015.

“I’m pleased we’ve got about everything … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/26/2015

THURS, AUG. 27
Prep Softball
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater… Read more

Lady Tigers drop heartbreaker to Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Noxapater dropped a pair of slow-pitch softball games all week, but the 16-15 setback to Sebastopol was particularly tough, as the Lady Tigers gave up eight runs in the top of the seventh.

“It … Read more