Category: Sports

Nanih Waiya, Noxapater send track athletes to state meet

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya High School qualified to compete in 14 events in Saturday’s MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet at Pearl High School on Saturday, while Noxapater will compete in three girls events. The Warriors…

Lady Warriors have little trouble dispatching French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Numbers don’t always tell the full story. Although the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School move into the third round of the MHSAA Class 1A Fast-Pitch Softball State Playoffs with only six wins…

Sports schedules

THURS, MAY 5 Prep Baseball TBA — MHSAA Baseball Playoffs College Baseball 6 p.m. — Missouri at MSU FRIDAY, MAY 6 Prep Baseball TBA — MHSAA Baseball Playoffs Prep Softball TBA — MHSAA Softball Playoffs Prep Track TBA — Class…

Wildcats to face Cleveland in first round of 4A playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School baseball team closed out its regular season with a region split of two games with Leake Central. The Wildcats lost on the road to the Gators 5-4 on Tuesday, before…

Nanih Waiya set to host Leake County in playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal A pair of wins over Noxapater gave the Warriors of Nanih Waiya the Region 5-1A Baseball title and the top seed in the upcoming MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. Nanih Waiya is set…

Tigers to open baseball playoffs against Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After dropping a pair of games to arch-rival Nanih Waiya, the Tigers of Noxapater High School will look to get back on the winning side of things when they begin play in the MHSAA…

WA set to host Senior Night on Thursday

From special reports The Winston Academy baseball team was set to close out its regular season at home on Thursday night against Columbus Christian Academy. It will be senior night for the Patriots.

ECCC students named to All-Mississippi Academic Team

East Central Community College sophomores Ben Pace of Philadelphia and Anthony Emmons of Lake were named to the 2016 All-Mississippi Community College Academic Team. The All-Mississippi Community College Academic Team recognizes scholarly achievements and leadership accomplishments of students enrolled in…

Sports Schedules – 04/20/2016

THURSDAY, APRIL 21 Fast-Pitch Softball 6 p.m. — Starkville at East Webster 6 p.m. — Newton County at Neshoba Central 6 p.m. — Noxapater at Sebastopol

ECCC hosts second annual High School All-Star Basketball Games

East Central Community College hosted the second annual East Central Mississippi High School All-Star Basketball Games Thursday, April 14, in the Brackeen-Wood Gym on the Decatur campus. Participants were divided into North and South teams, based on the location of…