Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURSDAY, AUG. 20 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster 4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona 5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel 5/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Kosciusko…

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus. ECCC President Dr. Billy…

Young Lady Warriors looking to gain experience quickly

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal With Ashlie Thames being the only senior on the team, first-year Nanih Waiya head slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew her team would be inexperienced. “We are a young team,” Graham said, after her…

Lady Wildcats open softball season with two wins

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville HIgh School started the 2015 slow-pitch softball season with a bang on Saturday, defeating Noxapater 8-0 and Nanih Waiya 13-2 in the Winston County Classic. This week LHS will…

Explosive defense gives Wildcats boost in jamboree

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal With Louisville High School trailing Columbus 14-3 in the New Hope Jamboree at Mississippi State University on Saturday, the Wildcat defense decide to take control. LHS forced five turnovers leading to a pair…

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September. The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community…

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season. “They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We…

Local football teams face competition this weekend

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal While the 2015 football season doesn’t officially kick off for Louisville, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya, and Winston Academy until Aug. 21, all four teams will be involved in a jamboree or scrimmage this weekend. Nanih…

Itawamba counting on Noxapater’s Miller in 2015

From school reports FULTON — The Itawamba Community College football team wrapped up its first week of fall camp after reporting to campus on Tuesday to begin preparations for the 2015 season opener on Thursday, Aug. 27 against top-ranked Copiah-Lincoln…

Sports schedules – 08/12/15

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 12 Women’s College Soccer 10 a.m. — MSU at UT-Martin FRIDAY, AUG. 14 Prep Volleyball TBA — Set It Off Tournament at RIdgeland (Choctaw County entered)