Sports

Sports Schedules – 01/28/2015

THUR, JAN. 29
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. Nanih Waiya at Grace Christian (Boys only)
Junior College Basketball
5/7 p.m. Holmes at Northwest
5:30/7:30 p.m. Meridian at East Central
5:30/7:30 p.m. Northeast at EMCC
Women’s College Basketball… Read more

Nanih Waiya’s Sheets signs with East Central

Front: Tony Sheets (Dad), Brantlee Sheets, Tracy Holder (Mom), Van Holder (Stepdad) Back: Ron Swart, Blake Sheets (Brother)

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While she had other opportunities, it really wasn’t much of a surprise when Nanih Waiya softball standout Brantlie Sheets decided to sign with East Central Community College.

“I’ve always just felt East Central was … Read more

Winston Academy’s Jones signs scholarships with HCC

Kristi Jones, Kaitlin Jones and George Jones, (back row) Debbie Knight and Colleen Jones with Winston Academy coach Ard, WA Headmaster Farrell Rigby and

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Making changes is something Kaitlin Jones is getting used to.

The Winston Academy senior, who recently moved from Sturgis to the Stewart community near Eupora, will be making the big step to playing fast-pitch … Read more

Doug Cunningham remembered as great athlete, person

Cunningham during his playing days.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Winston County lost one of its sports legends when Doug Cunningham died last Tuesday at the age of 69.

The former Louisville High School football standout went on to have a legendary career at … Read more

18-8 Lady Patriots are ranked No. 5 in AA

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy continued their march toward a deep run in the postseason with a solid 46-27 district win over Canton Academy on Thursday.

The Lady Pats, ranked No. 5 in … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/21/2015

WED, JAN. 21
Men’s College Basketball
8 p.m. — Mississippi State at Auburn

THUR, JAN. 22
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Philadelphia
6:30 p.m. — Tri-County at Winston… Read more

NW Warriors open 2015 with two victories

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya High School boys basketball team won two of the three games it played to open the 2015 portion of its schedule, with the only loss being to an 11-1 Choctaw County … Read more

ECCC announces Clinics for Young Athletes

East Central Community College’s baseball program is once again offering hitting and pitching clinics for young athletes on the Decatur campus, announced Neal Holliman, Diamond Warrior head coach.

Holliman said both sessions are designed for ages six to 12 in … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/14/15

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more