Category: Sports

Seven Nanih Waiya Warriors honored by Class 1A football coaches

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Senior Nanih Waiya running back Jamarlo Smith was chosen the MHSAA Class 1A Offensive Player of the Year, while six of his teammates were named to the 2014 Mississippi High School Football Coaches 1A … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/24/14

Prep Basketball
TBA — Columbus Christian Holiday Tournament (East Webster entered)
Women’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss
7 p.m. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff at … Read more

Lady Warriors pick up three wins in recent games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya girls’ basketball team won all three games they played last week. They moved to 9-5 overall and 1-0 in district play.

Kenley McMullan scored 11 points and Ashley Thames tossed in … Read more

Smith set to represent Warriors in MAC All-Star Game

Jamarlo Smith, who rushed for 2,098 yards for the Warriors this season, has been selected to the All-Star Game. (Photo by Mike Robertons)

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While Jamarlo Smith is still sorting through his offers before deciding where he will play football next season, the Nanih Waiya about where he will play his next game.

It will be at 11:30 … Read more

Warriors, Tigers named to all Region 3-1A team

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

A pair of Nanih Waiya Warriors highlight the Region 3-1A All-Region team that was released at the conclusion of the 2014 football season.

Senior NW running back Jamarlo Smith was named Region Player of … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/17/14

Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Arkansas State at Mississippi State
Women’s College Basketball
11 a.m. — Mississippi State at … Read more

EMCC wins third NJCAA National Championship in last four years

Quan Latham of EMCC defense

From school reports

BILOXI — No. 1 ranked East Mississippi Community College rolled up 515 yards of total offense and forced No. 2 Iowa Western into five turnovers, defeating the Reivers 34-17 in the NJCAA National Championship Game at Biloxi … Read more

Eligibility question of Cathedral quarterback yet to be resolved

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The question of whether or not Natchez Cathedral used an ineligible player on the way to winning the MHSAA Class 1A State Football Championship won’t likely be decided until at least Monday, when the … Read more

DSU’s Sullivan earns first team honors

After a season that saw Delta State return to the NCAA playoffs after a two-year absence, seven Statesmen were rewarded by being selected to the 2014 Daktronics All-Super Region Two Football Teams.

Earning First Team honors were sophomore quarterback Tyler … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/10/14

Prep Basketball
Choctaw County Tournament (4 p.m. — East Webster vs. Ethel girls; 5:30 p.m. — East Webster vs. Ethel boys; 7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya vs. Choctaw County girls; 8:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya vs. Choctaw … Read more