Category: Sports

Tigers need to keep winning to stay in playoff hunt

Noxapater taking a first down in an earlier game in the season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Tigers of Noxapater High School scored two touchdowns in each quarter to roll to a 54-16 win over homestanding Ethel and in the process improved their record to 4-4 overall on the … Read more

Louisville can clinch region title with win Friday night

Wildcat defense making the play in an earlier game in the season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Don’t look now, but the Wildcats are getting their roar back.

Louisville High School went into last Friday night’s road game at Aberdeen knowing it had to win in order to have a … Read more

Winston Academy Patriots lose heartbreaker 21-19

By Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriots took an early 19-0 lead over the visiting Manchester Mavericks last Friday night at Patriot Field in a divisional contest, to only see it turn into a come from behind lose. With the Patriots … Read more

Warriors take undefeated mark to Noxapater Thursday night

Screen shot 2014-10-21 at 12.54.34 PM

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

For the second straight week the Nanih Waiya Warriors were in a little tighter football game than they expected, but in the end they took a 27-20 win over the visitors from Sebastopol … Read more

Tri County defeats Winston 56-21

By Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriots made the Tri County Rebels happy last Friday night in Flora by not spoiling their homecoming celebrations by losing the district contest by a score of 56-21.

In a game that saw the Patriots … Read more

Noxapater set to visit Ethel in key Region 3-1A game

01_DSC_0027

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

To say first-year Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr was displeased with his team’s effort in a 47-14 Region 3-1A loss to Pelahatchie last week would be a classic understatement.

“I think we … Read more

Wildcats travel to Aberdeen in battle for region supremacy

DSC_0110

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

It all comes down to the next two weeks.

Forget the two wins to open the season that helped Louisville High school — the defending MHSAA Class 3A State Champion — extend its … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/15/2014

WED, OCT. 15
Junior College Soccer
2/4 p.m. — Northwest Miss. women/men at ECCC

THUR, OCT. 16
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Water Valley at Choctaw County
Junior College Football… Read more

Mississippi State makes improbably rise to No. 1 ranking in country

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

STARKVILLE — The echo of cowbells ringing were still ripping through the campus on Sunday as history was made when Mississippi State University was officially revealed as the No. 1 ranked college football … Read more

MHSAA 1A State Softball Playoffs to begin this week

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Weather permitting, both Nanih Waiya and Noxapater opened the MHSAA Class 1A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday.

The Lady Warriors, who won the region, were set to play host to Pelahatchie in … Read more