Category: Sports

Lady Bulldogs set to face No. 1 UCONN

From school reports Mississippi State sent a huge thank you note to its fans with a stirring 74-72 win over Michigan State in a second-round game of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum.

Lady Wildcats look to put together winning streak

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School fast-pitch softball team is hoping back-to-back wins over French Camp and Noxapater can give the Lady Wildcats the edge they need the rest of the week to keep piling up…

Nanih Waiya baseball gets in four games before bad weather

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal While most teams were completely stymied by last week’s inclement weather, the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School played two games on Monday and two games on Tuesday in a pair of tournaments before…

Lady Bulldogs set to host NCAA action

From school reports STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State will be “Dancing” in Starkville. The Bulldogs earned a No. 5 seed for the second-straight season and were selected to host the NCAA Tournament First and Second Rounds at Humphrey Coliseum for…

Sports Schedules – 03/16/2016

THUR, MARCH 17 Prep Baseball 5:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Louisville Fast-Pitch Softball 3:30 p.m. — East Webster at Pontotoc

Patriots pick up thrilling win over Newton County Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy baseball team scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning on Monday to take a 13-10 win over Newton County Academy to improve to 2-3 on the season.

‘Surprise season’ blessing for NW basketball team, coach

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal JACKSON — The season didn’t end like Jaimee Childs had hoped, but the Nanih Waiya High School girls basketball coach wouldn’t give this season back for anything. “It’s definitely been one of my biggest…

Warriors open week with two wins in Stringer tourney

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After opening last week with a disappointing 10-3 loss to Lake, the Nanih Waiya baseball team has been on a roll, knocking off Eupora, Mize and Taylorsville to improve to 5-1 on the season.