Category: Sports

Sports Schedule – 09/16/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 17 Prep Softball 4:30/6 p.m. — East Webster at Grenada 5/6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya

Lady Tigers take softball

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School banged out 14 hits to take an 18-5 win over Pelahatchie to open play in the Sebastopol Tournament on Saturday. Later that day Noxapater dropped an 8-4…

Lady Warriors earn win

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Ashlie Thames smashed a homer to help lead Nanih Waiya to an in important 11-9 win over French Camp Academy in nine innings on Monday.

Louisville’s Sullivan once again takes top GSC honors

From special reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Delta State quarterback Tyler Sullivan and West Alabama defensive back Chris Davis have been named the Gulf South Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for games played in Week One of the…

Tigers battle back against Class 2A Union in 50-32 loss

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Mistakes put his Tigers in a big hole in its 50-32 loss to MHSAA Class 2A foe Union last week, but Noxapater High School head coach Casey Orr said what he liked most about…

Late defensive plays help Wildcats hold off Kemper County

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Despite being pushed around most of the first half, when it came time for the Louisville High School to stand up in its 27-20 road win over Kemper County High School on Friday night,…

East Central Women’s Soccer tops reigning Division Champion Hinds

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team moved to 4-0 on the season with a 2-1 win over Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division foe Hinds Community College Friday, Sept. 4, in Raymond. The East Central…

EMCC falls just short of tying NJCAA winning streak record

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal WESSON — Minutes after East Mississippi Community College saw its 25-game winning streak get snapped at the hands of Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night, EMCC head coach Buddy Stephens was already working on getting…

Lady Patriots lose slugfest to Central Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy lost a pair of fast-pitch softball games last week, falling to Leake Academy 16-1 and Central Academy of Macon 20-16. This week WA has a pair of road…