Category: Sports

Young Patriots continuing to learn under Junior Graham

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Everywhere first-year Winston Academy head football coach Junior Graham looks around the weight room and practice field he sees youth. “We are definitely going to be young,” said Graham, who took over the WA…

Wildcats set to face Columbus in Jamboree on MSU campus

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Louisville High School will be one of 14 teams taking part in the 2015 New Hope Fall Jamboree to be held at Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi State University in Starkville.…

ECCC softball camp

These area athletes participated in a softball camp hosted in June by East Central Community College in Decatur. Participants and their respective hometowns

ECCC teams, athletes take NJCAA, MACJC academic honors

From school reports Several East Central Community College student-athletes and two sports teams have received state and national recognition for academic performance during the 2014-15 academic year on the Decatur campus. In all, 20 student-athletes were recognized by the National…

Roberts among three quarterbacks looking to start for EMCC

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal New East Mississippi Community College assistant football coach Clint Trickett is spending his summer preparing a trio of quarterbacks, at least one of which will get the opportunity to lead the two-time defending NJCAA…

Ole Miss season hoops tickets on sale

From combined reports OXFORD — Season tickets for the inaugural season of the Pavilion at Ole Miss are now on sale, Ole Miss officials announced last week. Season tickets for Ole Miss men’s basketball begin at just $250 for the…

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and…

Sports schedules – 07/1/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21 Prep Football 7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville 7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya 7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp 7 p.m. — Vardaman at East Webster 7 p.m. — Strider at Kemper…

Nanih Waiya names Keeton head football coach

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Ryan Keeton says he understands the importance of football at Nanih Waiya and the successful history the school has enjoyed. In fact, that’s one of the reasons he was interested in becoming the Warriors’…