Category: Sports

Tip-Off Dinner set for Oct. 29 at East Central CC

From school reports The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the first ECCC Basketball Tipoff Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Gold Room of the Mabry Memorial Cafeteria on the Decatur…

Noxapater Tigers move into crucial part of Region 3-1A schedule

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Things are about to get serious for the Noxapater High School football team. The Tigers, currently 6-2 overall and 5-0 in Region 3-1A play, are about to play their two most important regular season…

Sophomore Roberts of No. 8 EMCC tabbed MACJC Offensive Player of the Week

SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College sophomore quarterback Wyatt Roberts has been named the MACJC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance during the Lions’ 44-28 road victory over Holmes Community College a week ago in Goodman.

ECCC Homecoming

ECCC Homecoming Court Pictured are members of the 2015 Homecoming Court at East Central Community College, who were selected during elections held recently on the Decatur campus.

Warriors take crucial 32-21 league win over French Camp Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The homestanding Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School jumped out to a quick 20-0 lead over Region 3-1A foe French Camp Academy Friday night, then held off a late challenge to take a 32-21…

Lot on the line in annual “Toothpick Bowl” Friday night

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal When Louisville and Noxubee County get together on the football field it’s always interesting, but there is more than a rivalry on the line Friday night in Macon. The winner of the match-up between…

Roberts throws two TDS to lead Lions past Holmes, 44-28

From school reports GOODMAN – Aiming for a fifth consecutive MACJC North Division title, the sixth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College claimed a 44-28 road victory over Holmes Community College Thursday evening at Ras Branch Field.

Bulldogs improve to 4-2 with 45-17 win over Troy Trojans

From School Reports STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (4-2, 1-2 SEC) beat Troy (1-4) 45-17 in front of a crowd of 60,000 at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday afternoon. The victory secured win No. 50 at MSU for head coach Dan Mullen.…

Sports Schedules – 10/14/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 15 Prep Volleyball 5:30/6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Caledonia Junior College Football 7 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC 7 p.m. — Holmes at Coahoma