Sports

ECCC Lady Warriors sweep Baton Rouge

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior softball team got the sweep over Baton Rouge Community College Monday, March 16, in Decatur. With the wins, ECCC improves to 19-5 overall and 5-3 in division play.

In game one, the Lady … Read more

Lady Wildcats counting on youth on diamond this year

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Louisville Lady Wildcats will rely on young fast-pitch softball talent this season under first-year head coach Kylie Ming. The Lady Wildcats don’t have a senior on the squad.

“I think our youth is … Read more

Poor weather hampers Winston Academy’s start

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Patriots of Winston Academy were hoping to get in a lot of work in the Benton Academy Tournament this week but the weather had other ideas.

Now the 0-2 Pats will return to … Read more

Holmes CC Bulldogs claim Region XXIII Championship

CLINTON —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out early on the Pearl River Community College Wildcats and led for 39 minutes before the Wildcats were able to tie the game at 72 with one minute left in regulation and … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/11/2015

WED, MARCH 11
Prep Basketball
At Mississippi Coliseum
10:00 AM — GIRLS (Game 31G)— East Webster vs. Newton
12:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 32G) — Amite County vs. West Tallahatchie
2:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 33G) — Class 4A semifinals: … Read more

Ole Miss standout Moody takes C Spire Howell Trophy

From school reports

JACKSON — Ole Miss Junior Stefan Moody has been named the 2015 C Spire Howell Trophy winner, the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame announced Monday. The Howell Trophy, named for Bailey Howell, goes to the most outstanding … Read more

Vivians named best women’s player in Mississippi

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Victoria Vivians added another piece of hardware to her impressive freshman season as she was named the 2015 Gillom Trophy winner Monday at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Jackson.

Vivians became … Read more

Lady Warriors ready to return to action

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The 2-3 Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors were set to take part in the Clarkdale Tournament on Thursday, before visiting West Lauderdale in a regular season game on March 17, then playing in the … Read more

Two Lady Patriots set to play in MAIS All-Star Game

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Darby Nowell (4) takes a shot from long-range.

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

After leading Winston Academy to a fourth-place finish in the MAIS Class AA State Girls Basketball Tournament, Katie McCool and Darby Nowell will cap off their senior campaigns with a trip to the MAIS … Read more