Category: Sports

Nanih Waiya open region play with resounding win over Leake County

Nanih Waiya lining up in an earlier game

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Watching the game film on Sunday afternoon was a whole lot more fun for Nanih Waiya first year head coach Ryan Keeton than it had been the first three weeks.

The Warriors jumped out … Read more

Quick start pushes focused Wildcats past Philadelphia, 51-0

Mike Robertson/ Courtesy
Pervis Frazier (13) stiff-arms a would-be tackler on a quarterback keeper.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Devante Glenn may not be able to predict the future, but he came awfully close on Friday night.

“I told the offense they wren’t going to have to worry about the first snap because … Read more

EMCC bounces back to roll past Coahoma 69-0

Photo by Mike Robertson
East Mississippi quarterback Wyatt Roberts picks up yardage against Coahoma last Thursday night.

From school reports

SCOOBA – The seventh-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College rebounded from their first football setback in nearly three years by shutting out Coahoma Community College, 69-0, during Thursday’s MACJC North Division opener played at EMCC’s Sullivan-Windham … Read more

Patriots win shoot-out 76-40

Coaches talk upcoming plays with the players.
Courtesy photos Chasity Wells.

From Wendell Womack

Consider these game stats: 17 touchdowns, 626 yards in rushing, 303 yards in passing, 329 yards and 115 points!

Winston’s victory over Wayne last Friday night in Waynesboro produced more points than many basketball games!… Read more

Beckwith and Sullivan Snag GSC Weekly Honors

Sullivan

Delta State University quarterback Tyler Sullivan and defensive back Joreco Beckwith have been named the Gulf South Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for games played in Week Two of the 2015 season.

West Georgia placekicker Hunter Heck … Read more

Noxapater Tigers open region play with shutout victory

Photo by Jeff Parks
Noxapater's Malik Miller (9) knocks the ball out of the hands of Ethel's Julius Erving during Noxapater's 42-0 win  on Friday night.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The team that wins the turnover battle often wins in the game of football. This is something that Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr is well aware of, and also has him concerned.

“Turnovers … Read more

Lady Wildcats set to begin district softball play

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

First-year Louisville High School slow-pitch softball coach Kylie Ming says his Lady Wildcats have a chance to do well in region play, which begins this week.

LHS was set to visit Kosciusko on Tuesday … Read more

Lady Patriots drop close contest to Kemper Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy fast-pitch softball team dropped a couple games last week, losing to Starkville Academy 14-4 and Kemper Academy 9-6.… Read more

ECCC falls to 2-1 with loss to No. 14-ranked Gulf Coast

From School Reports

The No. 14 ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs handed the East Central Community College Warriors their first defeat of the season last Thursday by the score of 30-14 in a Mississippi Association of Community and … Read more

Sports Schedule – 09/16/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 17
Prep Softball
4:30/6 p.m. — East Webster at Grenada
5/6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya… Read more