Sports

On the court

Ashley Malone concentrating on the ball as she prepares her backhand return.

Photos by Mike Robertson

Winston Academy played in their district tennis tournament this… Read more

Wildcats scheduled to open baseball playoffs at Kossuth

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Dylan Nicholson (13) delivers a pitch to the plate early in the game against Tupelo.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

In the wake of the tornado that ripped through Winston County on Monday afternoon,  the Louisville High School Wildcats were uncertain when they would begin their second-round MHSAA Class 3A State Baseball Playoff … Read more

Three Noxapater athletes take first in Region meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Jarrius Carter, Trevara Miller and Treasure Lynch all took first-place honors in their individual events in the Region 3-1A Track Meet held at Winona on Saturday. All athletes who finished fourth or better … Read more

Lady Warriors unsure when playoffs will start

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

As of Tuesday morning the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School were still waiting to see when their MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Playoff series against Pelahatchie would start.
The series was … Read more

ECCC to host free MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition

From staff reports

East Central Community College will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run competition on the Decatur campus. Activities begin at 2 p.m. on April 27 at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex.
Pitch, Hit and Run … Read more

Bender set for induction into JUCO Sports Hall of Fame

From school reports

Evelyn “Snoopy” Bender of Newton will be enshrined into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, April 29, at the Muse Center on the Rankin County campus of Hinds Community College in Pearl.
“Basketball … Read more

Lady Warriors set to host Lady Cougars on Friday

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors will be playing host to MHSAA Class 4A fast-pitch softball power Newton County on Friday for a 5:30 p.m. doubleheader. NW was set to host West Lowndes on … Read more

ECCC Diamond Warriors take twin bill from Lawson State

East Central Community College’s baseball team posted a pair of victories over Lawson State Community College during the regular season home finale held Friday, April 18, 2014, at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur. Sophomore players were also recognized during … Read more

NW girls track team takes first in district

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Kenley McMullan finished first in three events to lead the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School to the district track title at Winona last Thursday, wile Jamarlo Smith took first place in … Read more