Category: Sports

Lady Wildcats open softball season with two wins

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville HIgh School started the 2015 slow-pitch softball season with a bang on Saturday, defeating Noxapater 8-0 and Nanih Waiya 13-2 in the Winston County Classic. This week LHS will…

Explosive defense gives Wildcats boost in jamboree

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal With Louisville High School trailing Columbus 14-3 in the New Hope Jamboree at Mississippi State University on Saturday, the Wildcat defense decide to take control. LHS forced five turnovers leading to a pair…

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September. The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community…

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season. “They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We…

Local football teams face competition this weekend

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal While the 2015 football season doesn’t officially kick off for Louisville, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya, and Winston Academy until Aug. 21, all four teams will be involved in a jamboree or scrimmage this weekend. Nanih…

Itawamba counting on Noxapater’s Miller in 2015

From school reports FULTON — The Itawamba Community College football team wrapped up its first week of fall camp after reporting to campus on Tuesday to begin preparations for the 2015 season opener on Thursday, Aug. 27 against top-ranked Copiah-Lincoln…

Sports schedules – 08/12/15

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 12 Women’s College Soccer 10 a.m. — MSU at UT-Martin FRIDAY, AUG. 14 Prep Volleyball TBA — Set It Off Tournament at RIdgeland (Choctaw County entered)

Prep softball season has begun in Winston County

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy began their 2015 fast-pitch softball season on Monday, while the slow-pitch teams at Louisville, Nanih Waiya, and Noxapater are set to get the regular season underway Saturday at…

Bane earns bronze

After qualifying in the State Games of Mississippi earlier this summer by earning a silver medal, Braxton Bane traveled to Lincoln,

Representing MS

Roper Stoots carries state flag and competes in Little Britches National Championship