Sports

LHS hit by loss in close game against 6A team

By Ruthie Robison Winston County Journal

The Louisville Wildcats traveled to Columbus last Friday to take on the Class 6A Falcons in a highly anticipated non-division showdown.

The Falcons managed to edge the Wildcats 21-13 in the close contest.

Columbus … Read more

Louisville defeats Kemper Co. 49-8

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

Similar to last season’s start, the Louisville Wildcats were on a two- game winning streak after losing their season opener going into Friday’s contest against Kemper County. They would continue their streak as … Read more

Tigers blank Lions 41-0

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Class 1A defending champion Noxapater Tigers started their division part of their schedule this past Friday as they faced off against the Weir Lions. The Lions, who were short a few players, … Read more

Dailey chosen for MAIS Fab 15

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

This past July, the 2012 MAIS (Mississippi Association of Independent Schools) Football Fab 15 was selected, and Winston Academy’s own Orien Dailey was one of those players.

Dailey, who is a 6 foot, … Read more

Warriors fall to Chiefs 41-14

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The first of the season seems to always be the roughest for the Nanih Waiya Warriors football team. For the past few seasons, the team has had rocky starts with stretches of losses, … Read more

Panthers maul Patriots 24-7

By Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriot’s upset loss to the Canton Panthers last week at Patriot Field proved one thing: The Patriots were at the game, but not in the game! Anytime that a team has more turnovers than points, … Read more

Diamond Warriors hold ring ceremony

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

After another glorious season which ended with the Nanih Waiya Diamond Warriors winning back-to-back state championships, they were presented with their rings this past Saturday.

The ceremony was originally scheduled to take place … Read more

Louisville Wildcats defeat Rockets 21-3

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

After losing their first game of the season and winning their second, the Louisville Wildcats looked to get a streak started when they hosted the Neshoba Central Rockets this past Friday.

The Wildcats … Read more

Tigers blank Wildcats 19-0

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

After a 0-2 start for the Class 1A defending champion Noxapater Tigers, the team was looking for their first win in last Friday’s game against Kemper County. After four quarters of play, the … Read more

Patriots Fall to Raiders 55-27

By Wendell Womack

Last year, the Winston Patriots lost to the Lamar Raiders 66-21 in a game that saw the Patriots “lie down” and quit.

This year, the Patriots lost to the Raiders 55-27 but never gave up. The score … Read more