Category: Sports

Ole Miss falls behind early in 38-10 loss to Florida Gators

From school reports GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In front of a packed crowd of 90,585 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, No. 3 Ole Miss could not overcome a big deficit early in the game. No. 23 Florida scored the first 25…

ECCC improves to 4-2 with solid home win over Hinds CC

From school reports DECATUR – Behind the running of Tredarian Gamble and the passing of Jesse Hosket, the East Central Community College Warriors rolled to a 28-19 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges South Division victory over the Hinds…

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

From combined reports A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of…

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them. That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall…

Homecoming Winston Academy

Winston Academy Homecoming Court 2015 Elementary Court: K4-Hindman, Abby Laine Mayo & Colton Mills; K4-Ward, Halle Kate Nagel & Braden Gilbert; K5-Cox, Marley Jay Eakes & Ryker Wells; K5-Lyles, Edie Miles & Blaine Vanlandingham; 1st- Mitchell, Layla Cefalu & Graison…

Lady Wildcats win key region game over Caledonia, 2-0

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats used solo homers by Manyia Taylor and Jamiya Miller to take a 2-0 region victory over Caledonia on Thursday. “It’s like I told the girls after the game,…

Patriots fall to Rebels in district opener

By Wendell Womack Instead of Wings Over Winston, it was “One Wing On Winston”, as the injured and banged up Winston Patriots flew into Maden with several starters on the sideline. Although the Patriots lost their opening district game to…

Sports Schedules – 09/30/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 1 Prep Softball 5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater 5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central 7 p.m. — EMCC at Jones County JC

Nanih Waiya Warriors pick up second consecutive win

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal If you are curious about who the Nanih Waiya football team plays next, it won’t do you much good to eaves drop on practice. “We try to focus on ourselves every week,” said NW…