Category: Sports

LHS Wildcats to take part in jamboree at MSU

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The defending MHSAA Class 3A State Champion Louisville High School football team will be tested in a hurry this season when the Wildcats take part in … Read more

Area talent wide spread among junior colleges

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The day of all the players in one county going to play football at the same junior college are long gone.
Some have lamented the change from … Read more

Locals take part in State Games baseball

Winston Countians on the District 4 team for the State Games of Mississippi are Coach Justin Flake, Reed McCool, Isaiah Eiland, Peyton Jones, AJ Triplett, and Coach Tyler Rogers .

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Four athletes from Winston County had a chance to show their abilities during the baseball portion of the … Read more

Ole Miss eliminated from CWS by Virginia

From School Reports

OMAHA, Neb. – The Rebels’ run in the College World Series ended Saturday as No. 4 Ole Miss (48-21) fell to No. 1 Virginia (52-14) by a score of 4-1.
The Rebels and Cavaliers resumed the elimination … Read more

Prep football season gets under way on Aug. 22

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Wildcats will begin their search for their ninth state football title when they kick off on Aug. 22 against… Read more

Winston County well represented in State Games baseball

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Four athletes who play for Winston County schools were selected to play for the District 4 baseball team in the upcoming State Games of Mississippi that will be played in Meridian.
Among those … Read more

Hudspeth garners prestigious award at all-star game

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Dalton Hudspeth is an athlete and a scholar. The recent Louisville High School graduate has proven that over and again on the field and in the classroom.
Two weekends ago the Itawamba Community College … Read more

Miss Softball, Mr. Baseball winners announced

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Darby Bishop of Newton County High School and Ti’Quan Forbes of Columbia High School were recently named Miss Softball and Mr. Baseball respectively by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.
Bishop, a junior, went 21-0 on … Read more

NW’s Ball takes All-Star MVP honors

Ball

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

To say Stewart Ball enjoyed playing in the D.M. Howie All-Star Game at Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson on Saturday would be an understatement.
The East Mississippi Community College signee ripped a double and … Read more

Ole Miss wins Regional; MSU ousted by Ragin’ Cajuns

From combined reports

It took extra innings and enduring a nearly two-hour rain delay, but an RBI triple in the 10th inning from Sikes Orvis propelled No. 12 Ole Miss (44-18) to a 3-2 win over No. 14 Washington (41-17-1) … Read more