Sports

Patriots end solid season with 12-9 record

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Although his Patriots fell short of making the MAIS AA State Baseball Playoffs, Winston Academy head coach Cory Burns said he was pleased with his team’s effort and hard work this season.

“We … Read more

Nanih Waiya takes two softball wins on Saturday

NW’s Mackenzie Johnson slides in safe.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School were finally able to get on the field on Saturday and took advantage of their opportunity by taking a pair of wins in the Newton … Read more

Louisville’s McAdory sets state bench press record

(Center)  John McAdory 3A state champion powerlifter and runner up Tyler Hickman both of Louisville.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

All three public schools in Winston County had successful days at the MHSAA State Powerlifting Championships at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on Saturday.

Louisville High School’s John McAdory won the MHSAA Class … Read more

14-4 Wildcats have three games on schedule this week

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M.J. Harrington (8), launches a home run on the first pitch of the game.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

After suffering its first region setback of the season last Tuesday, the Louisville High School baseball team bounced back in an emphatic way, blowing past South Pontotoc 19-0 in another region contest.

Later … Read more

Grace Christian baseball off to good start 

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By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

When the season started Grace Christian head baseball coach Ralph Goss, in his fifth season with the Eagles, knew full well what to expect.

“We knew we were going to be young,” Goss … Read more

EMCC men take first place win in Northwest rodeo

From school reports

The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team captured the program’s third team title in four years by claiming first-place honors this past weekend at the Landers Dodge/U.S. Army Rodeo hosted by Northwest Mississippi Community College.  Presented … Read more

Tigers rally for win over Newton High School

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

R.J. Pierce fired a complete game four-hitter to lead Noxapater to a 9-3 win over homestanding Newton High School last Thursday.

Newton actually took a 3-1 lead by scoring three runs in the … Read more