Category: Sports

Lady Warriors looks to close out softball regular season

Nanih Waiya third-baseman, Ashley Higginbotham, tags out a French Camp base runner.

Nanih Waiya third-baseman, Ashley Higginbotham, tags out a French Camp base runner.

By Rocky Higginbotham

Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s slow-pitch softball team had just one contest last week, as the Lady Warriors dropped a 17-3 decision to a solid … Read more

ECCC Lady Warriors remain undefeated on soccer pitch

From school reports

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team beat Pearl River Community College 1-0 in two overtimes in non-division action Friday,. The victory over the defending MACJC state champions improved ECCC to 8-0 on the season.

The … Read more

Winston County’s Tyler Sullivan among Campbell candidates

From school reports

ATLANTA — The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame announced last week the 156 semifinalists, including Delta State University senior quarterback Tyler Sullivan, for the 2016 William V. Campbell Trophy, presented by Fidelity Investments®. The … Read more

Lady Wildcats claim region softball championship

Photos by Kevin Brunt Diamond Wraggs of Louisville with a nice hit against Kosy.

Photos by Kevin Brunt
Diamond Wraggs of Louisville with a nice hit against Kosy.

By Austin Bishop

Winston County High School

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School shook off a disappointing loss last Monday night by putting tougher a … Read more

Winston Patriots fall to Hartfield

By Wendell Womack

If the old saying “trouble come in threes” is true, then the Winston Patriots followed tradition as they recorded 3 turnovers that resulted in Hartfield Academy scores last Friday night in Flowood.

One Patriot interception and 2 … Read more

Lady Tigers tuning up for MHSAA 1A State Playoffs

By Robbie Robertson

Winston County Journal

With the Class 1A playoffs just a few days away, the Noxapater Lady Tigers have the top of their lineup clicking.

The Lady Tigers lost two of three games this past week, falling to … Read more

Special activities planned for ECCC vs. Jones County Football Game

Student recruiters from the University of Southern Mississippi Admissions Office will be on hand when the East Central Community College Warriors and Jones County Junior College Bobcats clash on the football field Thursday, Oct. 6. Kickoff is set for 6:30 … Read more

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, OCT. 6

Prep Volleyball

6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Starkville

Prep Softball

TBA — Choctaw Central at Philadelphia

TBA — Newton County at Neshoba Central

6 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater

6 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun … Read more

Ole Miss rolls to 48-28 Homecoming win over Memphis

Photos By Stan Beall Ole Miss running back Eugene Brazley (23) looks for running room against Memphis. Evan Engram (17) goes up for a pass during the Rebels' win over Memphis on Saturday.

Photos By Stan Beall
Ole Miss running back Eugene Brazley (23) looks for running room against Memphis.
Evan Engram (17) goes up for a pass during the Rebels’ win over Memphis on Saturday.

From school reports

OXFORD — The Ole … Read more

Sports Brief

East Central’s Hayes-Keyes named NJCAA defensive POTW

East Central Community College defensive back Juwon Hayes-Keyes has been named the National Junior Colleges Athletic Association Football Defensive Player of the Week for his play against Pearl River Community College Thursday, Sept. … Read more