Sports

When it comes to Sangster, beware of the smile

inebacker Jeremy Sangster, in as a running back, enroute to a touchdown.

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   There was never really much doubt that Jeremy Sangster was going to play High School football. After all, he is a Sangster and he does live in Louisville. “They always say keep…

Pearson battles injury for Rodeo National Finals

By Neal Reid   ProRodeo contestants drive the long miles and deal with the stress of battling for every dollar in hopes of reaching the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in December. For some, the dream never comes true, and they’re…

Lady Tigers win Sebastopol Invitational

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School took a pair of close wins to take home the girls championship trophy at the Sebastopol Invitational last week. Noxapater took a 51-48 win over…

Heads up ‘Cats get hands up in key situation

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   After 120 plays, the MHSAA Class 3A State Championship Game came down to one two-point conversion. And nobody was more ready for that moment than Louisville senior defensive tackle Malik Slaughter. “When…

Ex-Wildcat named offensive MVP at USM

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Former Louisville High School football standout Markese Triplett recently received a pair of big honors from the University of Southern Mississippi. The senior wide receiver received the Brett Favre Offensive MVP award…

East Mississippi claims second NJCAA football title

From School reports   BILOXI — For the second time in three years, East Mississippi Community College wrapped up a perfect season by winning a national championship — topping Georgia Military College 52-32 here at Biloxi Indian Stadium Sunday afternoon…

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, DEC. 13 Prep Basketball Louisville Wildcat Classic (4:30 p.m. — Aberdeen girls vs. Meridian, 6 p.m. — Aberdeen boys vs. Meridian; 7:30 p.m. — Louisville girls vs. Kosciusko, 9 p.m. — Louisville boys vs. Kosciusko) Choctaw County Tournament (4…

2013 Wildcats make history with 16-0 record

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   It’s hard to make football history in Louisville, but that’s just what the 2013 Louisville High School Wildcats did on Saturday as they completed a 16-0 season — the first ever in…