Category: Sports

Tigers battle back against Class 2A Union in 50-32 loss

Noxapater’s James Hunter Stalcup looking for an open receiver

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Mistakes put his Tigers in a big hole in its 50-32 loss to MHSAA Class 2A foe Union last week, but Noxapater High School head coach Casey Orr said what he liked most about … Read more

Late defensive plays help Wildcats hold off Kemper County

Tyrone Stallings (44) and Kwas Glenn (51) wraps up Kemper County's Jeremiah White (9) in Louisville's victory Friday night in the battle of the Wildcats.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Despite being pushed around most of the first half, when it came time for the Louisville High School to stand up in its 27-20 road win over Kemper County High School on Friday night, … Read more

Kight success

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Jake Kight wins Louisville Country Club Golf Championship… Read more

East Central Women’s Soccer tops reigning Division Champion Hinds

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team moved to 4-0 on the season with a 2-1 win over Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division foe Hinds Community College Friday, Sept. 4, in Raymond.

The East Central … Read more

EMCC falls just short of tying NJCAA winning streak record

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

WESSON — Minutes after East Mississippi Community College saw its 25-game winning streak get snapped at the hands of Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night, EMCC head coach Buddy Stephens was already working on getting … Read more

Lady Patriots lose slugfest to Central Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy lost a pair of fast-pitch softball games last week, falling to Leake Academy 16-1 and Central Academy of Macon 20-16.

This week WA has a pair of road … Read more

MSU takes season-opening win over USM

From school reports

HATTIESBURG — Mississippi State (1-0) beat Southern Miss (0-1) 34-16 on Saturday night, opening the 2015 season with a road victory.

Turnovers stalled the Bulldogs early, allowing USM to double MSU’s time of possession for the night, … Read more

Ole Miss explodes for 76 points against UT-Martin

From school reports

OXFORD — Ole Miss scored early and often Saturday against UT Martin.

The Rebel offense amassed 662 yards and scored 10 touchdowns, while the defense limited the Skyhawks to just 290 yards and scored a TD of … Read more

Lady Warriors prepare for region ball games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School continue to play stout competition as they get ready to enter region play next week.

Nanih Waiya dropped a slow-pitch softball contest to Louisville 13-1 last … Read more

Patriots hit by falling stars

Patriots had challenges moving the ball down field.

By Wendell Womack

The Winton Patriots turned a possible Winston win into another Winston woe!! The Winona Christian Stars snatched a predicted victory from Winston and sent the Patriots to 0-2 on the year.

On paper, the talented Patriots should … Read more