Category: Sports

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

Hosket leads East Central to big win over Miss. Delta

From combined reports DECATUR — Jesse Hosket’s first start as quarterback at East Central Community College was a good one, as the former French Camp Academy standout hit on 13-of-18 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in just two…

Lady Pats show improvement in a pair of tight losses

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots lost a trio of fast-pitch softball games last week, but Winston Academy first-year head coach Justin Childs said his squad is playing better and competing well almost every night out. WA…

Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday

From school reports OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields…

Lady Tigers close out week with big win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Noxapater slow-pitch softball team gave itself a little boost heading into this week’s action with a 21-1 win over French Camp Academy in the Kosciusko Tournament on Saturday. “We played better on Saturday…

Nanih Waiya adds LHS game to schedule

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew there was going to be a two-week span in her team’s 2015 schedule that wouldn’t have any games, but got a little surprise when her…

Lady Patriots picked up first softball win of season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots battled through some adversity last Tuesday to pick up its first fast-pitch softball win of the season. Winston Academy held a 6-1 lead after five innings of play thanks to a…

Louisville’s Hathorn named Leon the Lion at EMCC

From school reports SCOOBA – As the program continues to achieve summer camp success and compete nationally, the 2015-16 edition of the East Mississippi Community College cheerleading team is primed for the new academic year. This year’s 22-member EMCC cheerleading…

Tigers use strong defense play to pitch shutout in opener

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal While openly admitting there were some things his Tigers could have done a little better in their season-opening 28-0 win over J.Z. George on Friday night, Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr said he…