Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6
College Basketball
7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 7
Prep Basketball
East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — … Read more

Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors continue winning ways

Ashlie Thames (23) looks for an open teammate to pass the ball to.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School looked to finish off the 2015 portion of the 2015-16 season on a high night when they played Aberdeen Tuesday in the St. Andrews Holiday Classic … Read more

EMCC Freshman among nations leading scorers in junior college hoops

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By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.

That … Read more

MSUs Newman takes top SEC freshman honors

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Following a career-high 20 points against Northern Colorado that propelled Mississippi State to its second-consecutive win, heralded guard Malik Newman has been tabbed the SEC’s Freshman of the Week.

It’s the third league honor for … Read more

Sports schedules

WED, DEC. 30
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
College Football
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.… Read more

Holmes football standouts sign scholarships

From school reports

GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week.… Read more

WA Patriots take road win over Newton Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots improved to 3-9 on the season with a 48-41 win over homestanding Newton County Academy on Thursday.

WA jumped out to an 18-6 first-quarter lead and was up 32-14 at … Read more

Sports schedules – 12/23/2015

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23
College Basketball
7 p.m. — Northern Colorado at MSU

SATURDAY, DEC. 26
College Football
1:20 p.m. — Washington vs. USM in Heart of Dallas Bowl… Read more

MSU Bulldogs ranked No. 11 by Collegiate Baseball

From school reports

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was ranked No. 11 in Collegiate Baseball’s 2016 preseason poll, the publication announced Monday.

The Diamond Dawgs are coming off the most impressive summer in school history, where eight of its 16 returning … Read more

1st Annual Marcus Thames Baseball camp a success

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Many of the local Winston County kids were given a holiday treat as they were given the opportunity to participate in the 1st Annual Marcus Thames Baseball Camp on Friday, November 27 at … Read more