Category: Sports

Winston Patriots lose to Hartfield

By Wendell Womack Winston Homecoming Queen, Hayden Hudspeth and her court brought beauty and charm to the fans on the first cool Friday night of football. But while the “Beauty” was there for the fans, the “Beast” was there for…

5-2 Noxapater set to host McAdams Friday night at 7

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School have one more task to attend to before facing French Camp Academy and Nanih Waiya High School in key back-to-back Region 3-1A contests. Noxapater easily dispatched Montgomery County…

Wildcats battle to take Region 4-2A opener over Leake Central

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Louisville beat Leake Central 22-9 on Friday night to win its Region 4-2A opener, but LHS head coach M.C. Miller says his team is going to have to play much better if it hopes…

Warriors host French Camp in crucial Region 3-1A game Friday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The preliminaries are over. Nanih Waiya outscored its first four Region 3-1A opponents a combined 218-58 and head into Friday night’s crucial home league showdown against French Camp Academy with a 4-0 mark in…

Noxapater claims region championship with win over NW

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School banged out 17 hits on the way to a 17-4 win over Nanih Waiya last week to win the Region 5-1A Championship. The win set Noxapater up…

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…