Category: Sports

No. 2-ranked Lady Warriors set to host Region 6-1A Tournament

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School swept a pair of Region 6-1A games last week to finish the regular season at 7-1 in league play, earning the top seed in the region…

Lady Wildcats win twice to even mark at 11-11

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School girls basketball team is picking up steam heading into the Region 4-4A tournament that will be hosted at LHS beginning Monday of next week. The Lady ‘Cats beat Leake Central…

Nanih Waiya takes win over arch-rival Noxapater in boys action

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Warriors of Nanih Waiya took a solid 52-40 win over Noxapater in a battle of the Winston County Schools on Friday. NWHS is set to host the Region 6-1A Tournament beginning next week.…

Legals – 02/10/2016

THUR, FEB. 11 Prep Basketball 5:30 p.m. — East Central at Hinds 6 p.m. — West Lowndes at Nanih Waiya

Wildcats take big win over rival Noxubee County

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School boys split a pair of games last week, falling to Kosciusko 66-56 on Tuesday before taking a 57-52 over arch-rival Noxubee County on Friday. The Wildcats trailed 28-18 at the…

Lady Warriors look to close out strong in region play

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After improving to 3-1 in Region 6-1A play last week with a 57-43 win over Leake County, the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya have their eyes on their last four league games of the…

Sports Schedules – 02/03/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 4 Prep Basketball TBA — MAIS District 2 AAA Tournament at Winston Academy 6 p.m. — Vardaman at Eupora 6 p.m. — Winona at French Camp 6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Hebron Christian 6 p.m. — Philadelphia…

Expectations high as ECCC softball opens season February 4

Expectations are high, and so is the preseason ranking as the East Central Community College Lady Diamond Warriors open their 2016 softball season Thursday, Feb. 4, against Alabama Southern Community College at the softball complex on the Decatur campus. Game…