Category: Sports

Roberts among three quarterbacks looking to start for EMCC

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

New East Mississippi Community College assistant football coach Clint Trickett is spending his summer preparing a trio of quarterbacks, at least one of which will get the opportunity to lead the two-time defending NJCAA … Read more

Ole Miss season hoops tickets on sale

From combined reports

OXFORD — Season tickets for the inaugural season of the Pavilion at Ole Miss are now on sale, Ole Miss officials announced last week.

Season tickets for Ole Miss men’s basketball begin at just $250 for the … Read more

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports

Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and … Read more

Sports schedules – 07/1/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21
Prep Football
7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville
7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya
7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp
7 p.m. — Vardaman at East Webster
7 p.m. — Strider at Kemper … Read more

Nanih Waiya names Keeton head football coach

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Ryan Keeton says he understands the importance of football at Nanih Waiya and the successful history the school has enjoyed. In fact, that’s one of the reasons he was interested in becoming the Warriors’ … Read more

Ross excited about growing LHS hoops program

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Kenyon Ross understands exactly what he’s getting into.

After four head coaching stops at basketball-hungry schools, he knows there is a lot of groundwork to be laid for Louisville High School to become a … Read more

Wildcats set to host 13-game hoops event Tuesday

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School basketball program will be hosting a day of summer league basketball at the Eiland Middle School gymnasium beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday.

Teams from LHS, Starkville, Leake County, Eupora, … Read more

Two ECCC teams claim NJCAA academic honors

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College’s women’s soccer and softball teams have been named best in the nation in their respective sports for academic excellence by the National Junior College Athletic Association for 2014-15.

The East Central … Read more

Game times set for first three MSU, Ole Miss football games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Both Mississippi State and Ole Miss will be playing football late into the night this season if the early-season schedule is andy indication of what 2015 has to hold.

The Southeastern Conference announced its … Read more

Pats using summer baseball to move players around

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Second-year Winston Academy head baseball coach Justin Flake is using his team’s summer games to put together the jigsaw puzzle of what the Patriots will look like on the diamond next year.

“We lost … Read more