Category: Sports

Strong Second Half Propels No. 11 Delta State to 35-20 Win Over Shorter

Delta State outscored the visiting Shorter Hawks 21-0 in the second half as the No. 11 Statesmen picked up the 35-20 home victory at Parker Field – McCool Stadium. Delta State was held to the lowest scoring output this season … Read more

Wildcats open Region 4-3A play with road shutout against Winona

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By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

South Pontotoc is the next game on Louisville High School’s schedule. Veteran LHS head football coach M.C. Miller is very aware of that, but he also understands what will be facing his Wildcats … Read more

Tigers in search of big region win

Noxapater offense moving down field in an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

First-year Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr is very aware of the position his team’s loss to French Camp in the Region 3-1A opener four weeks ago put the Tigers in. But he … Read more

Winston Academy Patriots fall to Rebels 33-6

WA huddles up.

By Wendell Womack

The first play of the Winston-Leake game last Friday night at Patriot Field saw the Patriots receive an early break, when Leake fumbled the opening kickoff.

Winston’s Peyton Allen quickly recovered it to put his Patriots in … Read more

LHS Homecoming upcoming

Seated: Senior Maid-Alexis Harris, Lady in Waiting-Faith Yarbrough, Queen-Diamond Love, Lady in Waiting-LaBrisha Clark, Senior Maid-Meghin SmithStanding: Freshman Maid-Brittany Windham, Freshman Maid-Shidae Smith, Sophomore Maid-Monifah Haynes, Sophomore Maid-Diamond Wraggs, Junior Maid-Aaliyah Haynes, Junior Maid-Skylar Adams.

Louisville High School is proud to announce the 2014 Homecoming Court. The Court will be presented during half time of the Louisville vs South Pontotoc game  on October 10, 2014.… Read more

Numerous activities scheduled at ECCC Homecoming Saturday, Oct. 11

The annual 5K Run/Walk and Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run begins a full day of homecoming activities scheduled Saturday, October 11, 2014, at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Competition starts at 7:30 a.m. at the North Campus Pavilion. A $20 … Read more

Warriors seek to stay focused in quest to post undefeated season


By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

At this point it’s just one step at a time for the Nanih Waiya football team as it attempts to maneuver through the regular season without a loss.

The Warriors, now 6-0 overall and … Read more

Nanih Waiya clinches region softball title with win over Noxapater

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School scored 10 runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to take a 13-1 win over Nanih Waiya and claim the region championship on Monday … Read more

Hinds rallies late to clip ECCC Warriors 24-16

From press reports

RAYMOND- East Central Community College’s Warriors jumped out to a 13-0 first-quarter lead over rival Hinds Community College Thursday night, but the home standing Eagles rallied late to claim a 24-16 decision at Renfroe Stadium.

East Central … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/8/2014

Prep Softball
4:30 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
5:30 p.m. — Noxapater at East Oktibbeha
6:30 p.m. — Calhoun City at Eupora
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Winona
Prep Volleyball
5 p.m. — Starkville at … Read more