Sports

Eighth-ranked EMCC Lions open 2013 campaign

POPLARVILLE – The visiting eighth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College scored 35 unanswered points in the opening half en route to cruising to a 49-6 season-opening, non-division victory over Pearl River Community College Thursday evening at Dobie Holden Stadium.… Read more

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled Wednesday, August 28 on the Decatur campus.

Activities get under way at 6:30 p.m. on the East … Read more

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, AUG. 22

Prep Softball

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at East Webster

6 p.m. — Eupora at Louisville

6:30 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater

Prep Volleyball

5 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County

Junior High Football

5:30/6:30 p.m. — … Read more

Lady Warriors open season Saturday against familiar foes

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team will be an experienced squad when they begin the 2013 season on Saturday.

“I have a lot of returning players,” said first-year head coach Courtney Graham. … Read more

Local sports schedule

FRIDAY, AUG. 16

Prep Football

TBA — Choctaw Central at Noxapater in jamboree

6 p.m. — Meet the Eagles at Eupora

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya vs. Enterprise in Newton County Jamboree

7 p.m. — Leake Central at Eupora in … Read more

Tryouts Set for ECCC Tennis Teams

 

Tryouts for East Central Community College’s Lady Warrior and Warrior tennis teams will be held Monday, August 19, 2013, announced Coach Dianne O’Neill.

Activities are scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m. on the ECCC tennis courts in Decatur.

For … Read more

Lady Tigers look to replace five seniors on field

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

Although the Lady Tigers will be young, Noxapater head slow-pitch softball coach Jodie Duran likes what she has seen so far out of her team in the preseason.

Noxapater participated in a … Read more

Nanih Waiya player injured during practice, sent to UMC

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya sophomore running back Ken McQueen was injured during practice on Monday afternoon and was airlifted to University Medical Center where surgery was performed that night.

Nanih Waiya head football coach Tate … Read more