Category: Sports

Newman scores 25 to push Bulldogs past Ole Miss

From school reports STARKVILLE – Growing up in the state of Mississippi, Malik Newman and Quinndary Weatherspoon were both aware of the Mississippi State-Ole Miss rivalry before taking the floor at the Humphrey Coliseum. When the lights came on and…

Registration open for ECCC’s Spring Intensive

It’s not too late to register for classes at East Central Community College in Decatur for the Spring 2016 Intensive Term II on-campus courses and the Spring 2016 Intensive Term II online courses. The last day to register for on-campus…

Lady Warriors take big win over arch-rival Lady Tigers

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya girls continued to play well last week, picking up region wins over Leake County and Noxapater. Ashlie Thames tossed in 23 points for the Lady Warriors in the 61-33 win over…

Three Nanih Waiya standouts sign athletic scholarships

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Three Nanih Waiya athletes — two fast-pitch softball players and one baseball standout — signed with East Central Community College on Friday. Signing with the Lady Warriors, one of the premier junior college softball…

Warriors take solid hoops win over rival Noxapater

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya boys basketball team bounced back from a 66-59 road loss to Leake County earlier in the week to post a 63-43 region win over rival Noxapater on Friday night. Nanih Waiya…

Lady Warriors face SA in Mid-Mississippi Challenge Saturday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Jounrnal ACKERMAN — Some of the best high school girls basketball teams in the state of Mississippi are set to converge at Ty Cobb Gymnasium on the campus of Choctaw County High School in Ackerman…

ECCC women take road win over No. 17 Co-Lin

From school reports WESSON — Sophomore guard Samantha Duncan scored 21 points, including a 5-of-7 night from beyond the three-point arc, as the East Central Community College Lady Warriors beat the No. 17 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Lady Wolves 80-60 last Thursday…

Sports Schedules – 01/20/2016

THURSDAY, JAN. 21 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County Prep Soccer 5/7 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Neshoba Central 5:30/7 p.m. — Southeast Lauderdale at Philadelphia Junior College Basketball 5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at EMCC 5:30/7:30 p.m.…

LHS Lady Wildcats take win over New Hope

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School outscored New Hope 19-5 in the third quarter to overcome an eight-point half-time deficit on the way to a 50-44 win over the visiting Lady Trojans last…

Warriors pick up two wins on the hardwood last week

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya boys basketball team won two of the three games it played last week, as the Warriors prepare to take on two region contests this week. The Warriors opened the week with…