Category: Sports

EMCC’s Appeal of MACJC football ruling denied

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — While East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Thomas Huebner says he believes according to the NJCAA’s own regulations his school’s football team should have been allowed to participate in the MACJC State…

Louisville Wildcats take 10-point road win over Winona

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School boys and girls basketball teams were looking to add some wins to their ledgers this week as the were each set to play a pair of contests. LHS was scheduled…

Nanih Waiya cross-country runners have big day at state

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Junior Tristen Cotton posted a time of 19:20.7 to finish sixth in the MHSAA Class 1A Boys State Cross Country Championships held Monday at Choctaw Trails in Clinton.

Top-seeded Nanih Waiya set to host Salem Friday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya Warriors made it a clean sweep in Region 3-1A play on Friday night by taking a 49-8 road win over Ethel to close out the league slate with an 8-0 mark.…

Louisville set to host 10-1 Greenwood in second round of playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller knows what his team has to do in order to have a chance to knock off visiting Greenwood in the second round of the MHSAA…

Noxapater set to host Stringer in first round of the playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr is making it clear to his Tigers that there is one big difference between their first-round home playoff game against Stringer on Friday night and their 40-11 win…

East Central men, women open season with two wins each

From school reports The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams both remained undefeated as the Warriors and Lady Warriors swept Delgado Community College on Thursday at Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus

Louisville splits pair with Durant in Holmes Classic

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School used a big third quarter to take a 47-41 win over Durant in the Holmes County Classic last Saturday.