Category: Sports

Ole Miss looking to be strong on defense again in 2015

From school reports

OXFORD – After ranking as the No. 1 scoring defense in the country last year, the Ole Miss Rebels are expecting more of the same, if not an improvement, in 2015.

“I’m pleased we’ve got about everything … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/26/2015

Prep Softball
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater… Read more

Lady Tigers drop heartbreaker to Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Noxapater dropped a pair of slow-pitch softball games all week, but the 16-15 setback to Sebastopol was particularly tough, as the Lady Tigers gave up eight runs in the top of the seventh.

“It … Read more

MSU to debut weekly football show in Sept

From school reports

STARKVILLE – “Relentless: Mississippi State Football,” a new weekly show produced by Hail State Productions chronicling the 2015 Bulldog season from behind-the-scenes coverage to exclusive interviews makes its debut in September only on

The documentary will … Read more

Lady Wildcats split two softball games last week

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After opening the week with a 10-5 win over Starkville, the Lady Wildcats ran into a little trouble on Thursday as they dropped a 12-2 decision to homestanding Hamilton.

The 3-1 Lady Wildcats were … Read more

Where to hear, watch ECCC Warrior football in 2015  

From press reports

The East Central Community College Warriors open the 2015 football campaign Thursday, Aug. 27, when they host the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans at 6:30 p.m. in Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.  Admission is $7.

If … Read more

Lady Warriors were set to return to action this week

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya softball team was set to return to action this week when they were scheduled to visit Philadelphia on Monday.

The Lady Warriors, who entered the week at 0-2, played host to … Read more

Eagles look to improve as season moves along

EHS Football Team

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes

It’s a work in progress.

That’s the way first-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards and his coaching staff are looking at the 2015 season.

“I think we are about where we … Read more

Tigers hoping to get 2015 season off to strong start

Clint Scrivener/ Scrivener and Son Photography courtesy
Noxapater Junior Varsity 2015-16

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Second-year head football coach Casey Orr said nothing is going on with the Noxapater football program that playing hard and a little success wouldn’t cure.

The Tigers found half of that equation last Friday … Read more

High expectations abound for East Webster Wolverines

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Everywhere they have looked since practice began on Aug. 3, the Wolverines of East Webster High School have found a target.

“I have been putting targets everywhere,” said EW head coach Doug Wilson. “It’s … Read more