Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 11/5/2014

THUR, NOV. 6
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Rankin Invitational (Winston Academy entered)
6:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls at Philadelphia
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Meridian at EMCC
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at Baton Rouge CC
Men’s College … Read more

EMCC to visit Co-Lin for MACJC title game Saturday

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

It will be a reunion of sorts for Darius Dora, Wyatt Roberts, and Desmond Goss on Saturday when East Mississippi Community College travels to Wesson to take on Copiah-Lincoln Community College for the MACJC … Read more

5k winners

Pictured are (seated, from left) Griffin Bailey of Decatur (Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run), Matthew Nowell of Philadelphia (Male 0-12), Kiersten Selman (Female 0-12) and Lori McMullan (Female 40-49), both of Decatur; Lanette Hanna of Louisville (Female Overall Masters) and Donna Luke Pierce of Philadelphia (Female Overall Grand Masters); and (standing, from left) Charlie Creel of Sebastopol (Male Overall Masters), Hunter Collins of Noxapater (Male 20-29), Jerry Lewis of Lake (Male 30-39), Krissi Munn of Decatur (Female Overall), Erin Thornton of Walnut Grove (Female 20-29), Amanda Lewis of Lake (Female 30-39), Becky Monk (Female Walker Overall) and Stacy Monk (Male 50-59), both of Hickory. ECCC instructors Scott Hill and Susan Fox-Smith served as co-chairmen of the annual event. (EC Photo)

ECCC Homecoming 5K Winners

These participants captured first-place honors in their respective divisions of the annual East Central Community College 5K Race held as part of Homecoming activities Saturday, October 11, 2014 on the Decatur campus.… Read more

WA Patriots end season with a loss

QB Webb avoiding the tackle in an earlier game.

By Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriots opened the season with a victory and ended it with a loss.

The 2014 season saw the Patriots finish with a disappointing 2-8 record and a final game loss to the Canton Panthers, 38-7. … Read more

LHS Wildcats rally to take dramatic win and clinch region championship

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By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Sometime championship teams are formed in the regular season.

The Louisville Wildcats are hoping some of that foundation was laid last Friday night when they rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to score … Read more

LHS Band competes in Region III Marching Band Festival

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Thousands of high school musicians converged on East Mississippi Community College’s Scooba campus Oct. 11 for the Region III Marching Band Festival.

Hosted by the Meridian High School Band Boosters, the annual gathering has been held at EMCC’s Sullivan-Windham Field … Read more

Big plays push Nanih Waiya to 42-14 win over Noxapater

Nanih Waiya offense prepares to move downfield against the Noxapater defense.

Nanih Waiya offense prepares to move downfield against the Noxapater defense.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The visiting Warriors scored on five runs of 40 yards or longer and used a pair of defensive stops early to stymie … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/29/2014

THURS, OCT. 30
Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Women’s College Soccer
6 p.m. — Mississippi State at South Carolina

FRIDAY, OCT. 31
Prep Football… Read more

Time for Upward evaluations

The Louisville Upward Basketball registration is in the final days, with the mandatory player evaluations on Monday, November 3, and Tuesday November 4.

Children that have not pre-registered will be allowed to register either night without a late fee.… Read more