Category: Sports

Three local standouts set to play in baseball all-star games

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Two Louisville High School standouts and one from Nanih Waiya will be in Jackson on Saturday to take part in the 41st Annual D.M. Howie High School All-Star Baseball Games.
Dalton Hudspeth and … Read more

Three Nanih Waiya opponents claim state softball titles

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

While no Winston County teams were battling for title at the 2014 MHSAAA State Fast-Pitch Softball Championships at Freedom Ridge Park in Ridgeland this past week, there was a definite look of familiarity. … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Baseball

(All Games at Trustmark Park in Pearl)
10 a.m. — Smithville vs. Cathedral winner in MHSAA 1A State Championship Series
1 p.m. — Eupora vs. Taylorsville in… Read more

State baseball championships set for this week

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

A dozen high school baseball teams will be battling for six state titles when the MHSAA State Baseball Championship Series begin at Trustmark Park in Pearl this week.
There are four games set … Read more

Smith brings home three medals for Nanih Waiya tracksters

Kenley McMullan and Jamarlo Smith with their State medals from the track meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Junior

Nanih Waiya’s Jamarlo Smith made the podium in three individual events to help spark the Warriors to a seventh-place finish in the boys division of the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet that … Read more

Lady Bulldogs qualify for NCAA softball tourney for third straight year

From School Reports

For the third-straight season, the Mississippi State softball team has advanced to the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs are heading to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette for the Lafayette Regional.
MSU (38-19) earned a third consecutive at-large … Read more

ECCC baseball set for Region 23 Tournament

From School Reports

A second-straight MACJC State Baseball Championship was not to be for the East Central Community College Diamond Warriors who fell 9-8 to Hinds Community College in an elimination game in Booneville on Friday.
East Central, which fell … Read more

Noxapater’s Lynch wins girls 1A triple jump title

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Noxapater High School standout Treasure Lynch posted a distance of 33 feet, 7 inches to take home the gold medal in the girls triple jump in the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet at … Read more