Category: Sports

Offensive stability name of the game for the LHS Wildcats

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller said Wildcat fans could expect a little less confusion on offense from his team during the 2015 season. “For one, we know who the quarterback…

Louisville’s Roberts looking to lead EMCC Lions this season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — The bloodline for quarterbacks at East Mississippi Community College is a deep one, especially during the tenure of current head football coach Buddy Stephens. When Chad Kelly, currently at Ole Miss, received…

Warriors hope to improve stamina heading into season opener

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal It didn’t take long for first-year Nanih Waiya head coach Ryan Keeton to find an area of concern his Warriors desperately need to work on. “I think we got gassed pretty early and didn’t…

Young, but experienced Tigers ready to show improvement in 2015

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Young? Yes. Inexperienced? No. Youthful experience will the be overriding theme for the 2015 football season for the Noxapater Tigers this season. While Noxapater was going through some growing pains during last year’s 4-7…

Lady Tigers split two games in Winston County Classic

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal If Jodie Duran could take away one inning, the Noxapater High School softball coach wouldn’t have anything but good things to say about her team’s performance in the Winston County Classic played at Nanih…

EMCC Lions looking for fresh challenges during 2015 season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — You won’t hear East Mississippi Community College head football coach Buddy Stephens utter the words “defending champions” very often. The veteran coach, entering his eighth season at EMCC, says what’s in the…

Rebels focusing on upcoming season

The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday.. The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory…

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURSDAY, AUG. 20 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster 4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona 5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel 5/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Kosciusko…

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus. ECCC President Dr. Billy…

Young Lady Warriors looking to gain experience quickly

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal With Ashlie Thames being the only senior on the team, first-year Nanih Waiya head slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew her team would be inexperienced. “We are a young team,” Graham said, after her…