Category: Sports

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

EMCC’s Theriot has another strong rodeo performance for Lions

From school reports LIVINGSTON, Ala. – The East Mississippi Community College rodeo team posted a second straight sterling performance to open the fall season by finishing as men’s runners-up and in third place on the women’s side at this past…

Rebels roll past Aggies behind 384 yards from Chad Kelly

From school reports OXFORD – Ole Miss looked to get back on track against New Mexico State Saturday, and the Rebels did just that. Junior signal caller Chad Kelly completed 24-of-33 passes for a career-high 384 yards and touchdown passes…

Noxapater, Nanih Waiya set for MHSAA softball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Noxapater Lady Tigers and Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors were both set to begin play in the MHSAA Class 1A Slow-Pitch Softball State Playoffs on Tuesday. Noxapater was set to host Stringer in a…

Winston Patriots lose hard fought battle

BY Wendell Womack Braces, band-aids, and bruises did not stop the battered Patriots from giving it their all-last Friday night at Columbus, where Winston lost to the Heritage Patriots in a district game, 24-19. Coming into the game with several…

Winston Patriots lose to Hartfield

By Wendell Womack Winston Homecoming Queen, Hayden Hudspeth and her court brought beauty and charm to the fans on the first cool Friday night of football. But while the “Beauty” was there for the fans, the “Beast” was there for…

5-2 Noxapater set to host McAdams Friday night at 7

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School have one more task to attend to before facing French Camp Academy and Nanih Waiya High School in key back-to-back Region 3-1A contests. Noxapater easily dispatched Montgomery County…

Wildcats battle to take Region 4-2A opener over Leake Central

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Louisville beat Leake Central 22-9 on Friday night to win its Region 4-2A opener, but LHS head coach M.C. Miller says his team is going to have to play much better if it hopes…

Warriors host French Camp in crucial Region 3-1A game Friday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The preliminaries are over. Nanih Waiya outscored its first four Region 3-1A opponents a combined 218-58 and head into Friday night’s crucial home league showdown against French Camp Academy with a 4-0 mark in…