Category: Sports

EMCC falls in Region 23 Baseball Tournament

From school reports EUNICE, La. – A possible late-game comeback attempt was thwarted by an old division nemesis, as 17th-ranked East Mississippi Community College’s baseball season came to an end with a rain-delayed, 11-inning 4-3 setback to No. 18 Northwest…

Area athletes fare well in state track meets

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya left the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet in Pearl on Friday with a pair of gold medals, while Louisville High School claimed one of its own in the Class 3A Meet…

Nanih Waiya seeks MHSAA 1A State softball title

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School will be looking for their second MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball title in three years this weekend when they take on Smithville this weekend at…

Sports Schedules – 05/13/15

WED, MAY 13 Prep Tennis TBA — State Championships at Ridgeland Tennis Center Junior College Softball TBA  — NJCAA Division II Softball National Championship at Traceway Park in Clinton (East Central, Miss. Gulf Coast entered)

Nanih Waiya falls in third round of baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya High School Warriors saw their 2015 season come to an end in the third round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs last week as Stringer swept the series in…

ECCC qualifies for NJCAA Division II softball tourney

From school reports CLINTON — No. 11 East Central Community College was set to open its quest for a national title against No. 17 Macomb Community College of Warren, Mich., on Wednesday, in the first round of the 2015 National…

Ole Miss renews commitment to hoops, announces Kennedy contract extension

OXFORD, Miss. – After guiding Ole Miss to its second NCAA Tournament appearance in three seasons, head coach Andy Kennedy has agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2019, Athletics Director Ross Bjork announced Tuesday. Kennedy’s four-year deal is the…

EMCC Lions set to begin Region 23 tourney play Thursday

From school reports SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College’s 15th-ranked Lions are set to open NJCAA Region 23 Baseball Tournament action Thursday with a 3 p.m. contest against MACJC state champion Hinds Community College at Bengal Stadium on the LSU…

ECCC team camps scheduled in June

ECCC Lady Warrior Basketball team camps scheduled Area female basketball players will have an opportunity to test their skills by participating in team camps offered at East Central Community College in Decatur. Activities begin with a Junior High Team Camp…

Trophy winners

Louisville Volleyball League First place winner was Bethel and second place went to PG.