Category: Sports

Lady Warriors prepare for region ball games

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School continue to play stout competition as they get ready to enter region play next week. Nanih Waiya dropped a slow-pitch softball contest to Louisville 13-1 last…

Patriots hit by falling stars

By Wendell Womack The Winton Patriots turned a possible Winston win into another Winston woe!! The Winona Christian Stars snatched a predicted victory from Winston and sent the Patriots to 0-2 on the year. On paper, the talented Patriots should…

Early mistakes cost Tigers in loss to strong EW team

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr knew his Tigers would be facing a challenge when they hosted East Webster on Friday night, and he was correct. The Wolverines scored 35 points in the first…

Roberts gets first start in EMCC’s 69-20 win over Southwest

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — Former Louisville High School standout Wyatt Roberts put together a solid performance in his first collegiate start, leading homestanding East Mississippi Community College to a 69-20 win over Southwest Mississippi Community College…

Wildcats looking to bounce back against Kemper County Friday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal M.C. Miller was very well aware that his team was manhandled in a 46-7 loss to visiting West Point last Friday night at R.E. Hinze Stadium. But the veteran Louisville High School head football…

Warriors set to host strong Lake team Friday night

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School look to take the last bite of a tough three-course meal to open the 2015 schedule on Friday night when they play host to a strong Lake…

Sports tales – 09/02/15

WA and LHS coaches speak to Rotary Winston Academy coach Junior Graham and Louisville High School Coach

MSU Bulldogs eclipse 50K mark in season ticket sales

From school reports STARKVILLE – For the first time in program history, Mississippi State football has eclipsed the 50,000-mark in season ticket sales, the MSU Athletic Ticket Office announced last week. As of Tuesday afternoon, 50,311 2015 season tickets have…

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 3 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy 5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater 5/6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville 5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel