Category: Sports

Louisville splits pair with Durant in Holmes Classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School used a big third quarter to take a 47-41 win over Durant in the Holmes County Classic last Saturday.… Read more

Northwest Mississippi defeats Mississippi Gulf Coast for MACJC title

From special reports

SENATOBIA – The wait is finally over.
 
For the first time in 16 long years, the Northwest Rangers are MACJC Football Champions, defeating Gulf Coast 34-24 on Saturday to claim its ninth football title in program … Read more

Ten East Central Warriors, coach Karcher take MACJC honors

From school reports

Ten members of the East Central Community College Warrior football team received postseason honors today from the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the National Junior College Athletic Association, and Head Coach Ken Karcher was … Read more

Mississippi State takes wet win over homestanding Missouri

From School reports

Mississippi State (7-2, 3-2 SEC) threw its way to a 31-13 victory over Missouri (4-5, 1-5) on the road Thursday night. It was the most points scored against the Tiger defense all season, soaring past the previous … Read more

Sports schedules

THURSD, NOV. 12
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Louisville at Winona
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Sebastopol
6 p.m. — Central Academy at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — Starkville Academy at Choctaw County
Junior High Basketball
5 p.m. — … Read more

Nanih Waiya set to close our regular season at Ethel Friday

Nanih Waiya makes the extra point in an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

It’s official.

After the final play came to an end in their 35-14 win over Durant on Friday night, the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School were officially the Region 3-1A champions.

Now the … Read more

Wildcats hit the road for the first round of the MHSAA Playoffs

Photos by Stan Beall
LHS on the passing attack.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville’s task on Friday night will be a tough one.

After closing out the regular season with a disappointing 46-21 road loss to Region 4-4A foe Kosciusko, the Wildcats will hit the road for … Read more

Late touchdown pushes Northwest past East Central, 27-20

Warrior quarterback Jesse Hosket hands off to Tredarian Gamble in a steady downpour during MACJC semifinal action against Northwest in Senatobia Oct. 31.

From school reports

SENATOBIA — It took a fourth quarter touchdown for the No. 2-ranked Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers to put away a determined East Central Community College Warrior football team on Saturday and earn a 27-20 win in … Read more

Noxapater set to visit Durant Thursday to end regular season

Noxapater making the tackle in the earlier in the season game against Nanih Waiya.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Having already clinched second place in Region 3-1A both the Noxapater Tigers and their coach are ready for the playoffs to begin.

That, however, will have to wait a week as Noxapater is set … Read more