Category: Sports

Warriors hope to improve stamina heading into season opener

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Nanih Waiya Junior Varsity 2015-16

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

It didn’t take long for first-year Nanih Waiya head coach Ryan Keeton to find an area of concern his Warriors desperately need to work on.

“I think we got gassed pretty early and didn’t … Read more

Young, but experienced Tigers ready to show improvement in 2015

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By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Young? Yes.

Inexperienced? No.

Youthful experience will the be overriding theme for the 2015 football season for the Noxapater Tigers this season. While Noxapater was going through some growing pains during last year’s 4-7 … Read more

Lady Tigers split two games in Winston County Classic

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Noxapater Tiger softball players 2015-16

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

If Jodie Duran could take away one inning, the Noxapater High School softball coach wouldn’t have anything but good things to say about her team’s performance in the Winston County Classic played at Nanih … Read more

EMCC Lions looking for fresh challenges during 2015 season

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — You won’t hear East Mississippi Community College head football coach Buddy Stephens utter the words “defending champions” very often.

The veteran coach, entering his eighth season at EMCC, says what’s in the … Read more

Rebels focusing on upcoming season

The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday..

The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy
4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster
4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona
5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel
5/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Kosciusko… 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 for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President Dr. Billy … Read more

Young Lady Warriors looking to gain experience quickly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With Ashlie Thames being the only senior on the team, first-year Nanih Waiya head slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew her team would be inexperienced.

“We are a young team,” Graham said, after her … Read more

Lady Wildcats open softball season with two wins

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville HIgh School started the 2015 slow-pitch softball season with a bang on Saturday, defeating Noxapater 8-0 and Nanih Waiya 13-2 in the Winston County Classic.

This week LHS will … Read more

Explosive defense gives Wildcats boost in jamboree

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

With Louisville High School trailing Columbus 14-3 in the New Hope Jamboree at Mississippi State University on Saturday, the Wildcat defense decide to take control.

LHS forced five turnovers leading to a pair … Read more