Category: Sports

Northwest Mississippi defeats Mississippi Gulf Coast for MACJC title

From special reports SENATOBIA – The wait is finally over.   For the first time in 16 long years, the Northwest Rangers are MACJC Football Champions, defeating Gulf Coast 34-24 on Saturday to claim its ninth football title in program…

Ten East Central Warriors, coach Karcher take MACJC honors

From school reports Ten members of the East Central Community College Warrior football team received postseason honors today from the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the National Junior College Athletic Association, and Head Coach Ken Karcher was…

Mississippi State takes wet win over homestanding Missouri

From School reports Mississippi State (7-2, 3-2 SEC) threw its way to a 31-13 victory over Missouri (4-5, 1-5) on the road Thursday night. It was the most points scored against the Tiger defense all season, soaring past the previous…

Sports schedules

THURSD, NOV. 12 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Louisville at Winona 6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Sebastopol 6 p.m. — Central Academy at Winston Academy 6 p.m. — Starkville Academy at Choctaw County Junior High Basketball 5 p.m. —…

Nanih Waiya set to close our regular season at Ethel Friday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times It’s official. After the final play came to an end in their 35-14 win over Durant on Friday night, the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School were officially the Region 3-1A champions. Now the…

Wildcats hit the road for the first round of the MHSAA Playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Louisville’s task on Friday night will be a tough one. After closing out the regular season with a disappointing 46-21 road loss to Region 4-4A foe Kosciusko, the Wildcats will hit the road for…

Late touchdown pushes Northwest past East Central, 27-20

From school reports SENATOBIA — It took a fourth quarter touchdown for the No. 2-ranked Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers to put away a determined East Central Community College Warrior football team on Saturday and earn a 27-20 win in…

Noxapater set to visit Durant Thursday to end regular season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Having already clinched second place in Region 3-1A both the Noxapater Tigers and their coach are ready for the playoffs to begin. That, however, will have to wait a week as Noxapater is set…

Ole Miss improves to 7-2 on season with win over Auburn

No. 19 Ole Miss held off a feisty homestanding Auburn team for a 27-19 victory Saturday afternoon at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Along with the victory over Alabama earlier this year, the Rebels secured wins in Tuscaloosa and Auburn in the same…