Category: Sports

EMCC Lions move to 8-0 in MACJC play with sweep

From school reports
SCOOBA – The 19th-ranked East Mississippi Community College Lions extended their current winning streak to eight consecutive games with an 8-2, 8-6 home baseball doubleheader sweep over Copiah-Lincoln Community College Friday evening at EMCC’s Gerald Poole Field.… Read more

Seven local athletes advance to 1A state powerlifting championship

Two Noxapater students who placed.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Five Nanih Waiya Warriors and two Noxapater Tigers qualified for the MHSAA Class 1A State Powerlifting Championships set for the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on April 18.

The competitors had to finish in … Read more

Patriots sweep pair from Central Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy baseball team improved its record to 2-2 with a doubleheader sweep of Central Academy on Monday.

WA was set to visit Leake for a district game on Tuesday, before hosting the … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/18/2015

Junior College Softball
1 p.m. Holmes at Northwest Miss. (DH)
1 p.m. Itawamba at Calhoun (DH)
3 p.m. Co-Lin at East Central (DH)
3 p.m. Miss. Delta at EMCC (DH)
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. Arkansas-Pine Bluff at … Read more

Lady Tigers pick up first win of softball season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Noxapater High School Lady Tigers struck for 11 runs in the fifth inning to break open a tight contest and rolled to a 16-5 fast-pitch softball win over West Point on Monday.… Read more

Lady Warriors counting on experience this softball season

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors will rely on experience this fast-pitch softball season.

“I have big hopes,” said Nanih Waiya coach Ron Swart. “We have a really good nucleus back. We start four juniors … Read more

ECCC Lady Warriors sweep Baton Rouge

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior softball team got the sweep over Baton Rouge Community College Monday, March 16, in Decatur. With the wins, ECCC improves to 19-5 overall and 5-3 in division play.

In game one, the Lady … Read more

Lady Wildcats counting on youth on diamond this year

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Louisville Lady Wildcats will rely on young fast-pitch softball talent this season under first-year head coach Kylie Ming. The Lady Wildcats don’t have a senior on the squad.

“I think our youth is … Read more

Poor weather hampers Winston Academy’s start

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Patriots of Winston Academy were hoping to get in a lot of work in the Benton Academy Tournament this week but the weather had other ideas.

Now the 0-2 Pats will return to … Read more

Holmes CC Bulldogs claim Region XXIII Championship

CLINTON —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out early on the Pearl River Community College Wildcats and led for 39 minutes before the Wildcats were able to tie the game at 72 with one minute left in regulation and … Read more