Category: Sports

Lady Warriors play for 1A South State title

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors used a pair of homers by Mackenzie Johnson and a dramatic pitching performance by Brantlie Sheets to sweep a pair of games from St. Aloysius on Monday to advance to…

Nanih Waiya track teams fare well in South State

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Jamarlo Smith claimed a pair of first-place medals to lead the Nanih Waiya High School boys to a second place finish in the South State meet last week. Kenley McMullan had a first, second…

NW Warriors continue to advance in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya Warriors headed into this week’s action riding a nine-game winning streak, including four straight wins in the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. The Warriors were scheduled to visit Stringer in…

Sports Schedules – 05/06/15

WED, MAY 6 Prep Golf TBA — MHSAA Class 3A State Golf Tournament at Carolina Golf Club in Jackson College Softball SEC Tournament at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge (11 a.m. — Missouri vs. Mississippi State, 1:30 p.m. — Georgia…

Noxapater Lady Tigers fall in second round of playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Noxapater High School fast-pitch softball team had a successful season in 2015, reaching the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Playoffs before falling to Natchez Cathedral. The Lady Tigers opened the…

ECCC Football Camps scheduled in June

Football camps for young athletes are scheduled during June at East Central Community College in Decatur, announced Ken Karcher, Warrior head coach. Coach Karcher said each camp “will stress the fundamentals and techniques with our primary objective focusing on quality…

Warrior lifters claim two gold medals

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal A pair of Nanih Waiya High School powerlifters walked away from the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson with gold medals after stellar performances in the MHSAA Class 1A State Powerlifting meet held on Saturday, April…

Lady Warriors take win over New Hope

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School prepared for the MHSAA Class 1A Fast-Pitch Softball State Playoffs with a split with a pair of larger schools last week. After dropping a 10-0 decision…

Nanih Waiya captures two regional track titles

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Both the Nanih Waiya boys and girls track teams rolled to impressive victories in the MHSAA Class 1A Regionals on Saturday, qualifying in 29 events for the MHSAA Class 1A South State Track Meet…

Sports Schedules – 04/29/15

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29 College Softball 6 pm. — Ole Miss at Mississippi Valley State THURSDAY, APRIL 30 Prep Softball 5:30 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Starkville Christian College Baseball 6:30 p.m. — LSU at Mississippi State