Category: Sports

Lady Warriors one win away from heading to Jackson

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School claimed a hard-fought Region 6-1A Tournament Championship title on Friday night, then knocked off visiting French Camp with ease in the first round of the MHSAA…

New organization promotes community unity through sports

From press reports The Louisville Bobcats (LBC) is the new community organization started by Lawrence Sangster that is focused on providing sports activities for the youth and adults in the Louisville and Winston County areas.

East Central’s baseball team splits pair of games in EC Invitational

East Central Community College’s Diamond Warriors moved to 6-2 overall after beating Southeastern (Iowa) Community College 8-7 and falling to Faulkner State Community College 13-10 on Friday, Feb. 19, in the EC Invitational at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur.

Sports Schedules – 02/24/2016

WED, FEB. 24 College Basketbal 6 p.m. — MSU at Texas A&M THURSDAY, FEB. 25 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Tri-County at Leake 6 p.m. — Winston at Kirk Junior College Baseball Noon — Shelton (Ala.) State at EMCC (DH)

Noxapater takes 53-50 overtime thriller over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School are hoping Friday night’s 53-50 overtime win over French Camp will give them positive momentum heading into this week’s Region 6-1A Basketball Tournament being played at Nanih Waiya.

ECCC Women win 14th Straight

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior basketball team moved into the national rankings on Wednesday and then went out the next night and won their 14th straight game to move one step closer to the MACJC South Division title.

Sports Schedules – 02/17/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 18 Prep Basketball TBA — Region 5-3A Tournament at Choctaw County TBA — Region 4-2A Tournament at Winona TBA — Region 5-1A Tournament at McAdams TBA — Region 6-1A Tournament at Nanih Waiya