Category: Sports

Lady Wildcats celebrate senior night against Leake Central

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Tuesday night was a big one for the Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School. Not only was the LHS slow-pitch softball team celebrating senior night against Leake Central but they were waiting to learn…

Sports Schedules – 10/07/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 8 Prep Volleyball 5:30/6:30 p.m. — New Hope at Choctaw County Junior College Football 7 p.m. — EMCC at Holmes

Statesmen fall in 41-37 defeat; Comeback falls short

A comeback effort by the No. 5 Delta State University Statesmen came up short, as Florida Tech held on for a 41-37 victory on Saturday at Parker Field-McCool Stadium. The Basics: Score:  Florida Tech 41, Delta State 37

Ole Miss falls behind early in 38-10 loss to Florida Gators

From school reports GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In front of a packed crowd of 90,585 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, No. 3 Ole Miss could not overcome a big deficit early in the game. No. 23 Florida scored the first 25…

ECCC improves to 4-2 with solid home win over Hinds CC

From school reports DECATUR – Behind the running of Tredarian Gamble and the passing of Jesse Hosket, the East Central Community College Warriors rolled to a 28-19 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges South Division victory over the Hinds…

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

From combined reports A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of…

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them. That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall…

Homecoming Winston Academy

Winston Academy Homecoming Court 2015 Elementary Court: K4-Hindman, Abby Laine Mayo & Colton Mills; K4-Ward, Halle Kate Nagel & Braden Gilbert; K5-Cox, Marley Jay Eakes & Ryker Wells; K5-Lyles, Edie Miles & Blaine Vanlandingham; 1st- Mitchell, Layla Cefalu & Graison…

Lady Wildcats win key region game over Caledonia, 2-0

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats used solo homers by Manyia Taylor and Jamiya Miller to take a 2-0 region victory over Caledonia on Thursday. “It’s like I told the girls after the game,…