Category: Sports

Patriots lose opener on the road

Submitted by
Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriots opened the 2015 and the 2016 football seasons against the 4A Lamar Raiders from Meridian with the same results, and almost the exact same scores.

The 2015 opener saw the Patriots fall 44-7, … Read more

Orr likes effort he saw out of his Tigers in scrimmage

By Robbie Robertson
The Winston County Journal 

It wasn’t a perfect performance but Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr can live with what he saw on Friday night.
The Tigers took a 7-0 scrimmage win against Starkville Academy in a … Read more

Sports schedules

THURSDAY, AUG. 18
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County
Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central at Philadelphia
5:30 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy
5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Leake County
5:45 pm. — Canton … Read more

Lady Warriors drop pair to open softball season

By Rocky HIgginbotham
Winston County Journal

Offense was difficult to come by for the Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team in its season-opening action last weekend in the Winston Classic.

The young Lady Warriors dropped a 14-4 decision to Noxapater, then … Read more

Warriors anxious to open season Friday night

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Like most high school football teams around, Nanih Waiya’s players were chomping at the bit to hit someone else last week when the Warriors were slated to face off against Pelahatchie in jamboree action.… Read more

Host Lady Wildcats open with split in softball classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After splitting a pair of games in the Winston County Classic on Saturday, the Louisville High School Lady Wildcats were set to play three more games this week.

The LHS slow-pitch softball squad hosted … Read more

Noxapater opens season with pair of wins over county foes

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Lady Tiger second baseman, Raleigh Parker, snags an infield pop-up.

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Noxapater third baseman, Princess Welch, set to record an out on an infield pop-up.

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

One thing is for sure, the Noxapater softball team is … Read more

Wildcats take 21-0 jamboree win over Shannon

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Pervis Frazier (8) makes a fast break in this quarterback keeper for a touchdown.

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Devon Lee (3) keeps an eye on the Shannon defense as he sprints down the sidelines.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Tough schedules are nothing … Read more

Sports briefs

Annual ‘Toothpick Bowl’ moved to Thursday night
From combined reports

The football showdown between Louisville High school and Noxubee County has been moved up one day to Thursday, Oct. 13. Kick-off is still set for 7 p.m. at R.E. Hinze … Read more

Lady Pats close strong in Pillow tournament

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Lady Patriots took some time to get started but put together a good showing in their fast-pitch tournament at Pillow Academy this past weekend.

Winston dropped its early morning opener to … Read more