Category: Sports

Lady Tigers clinch region title with win over Nanih Waiya

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

Noxapater only managed one win this past week in slow-pitch softball but the Lady Tigers won the game they had to win.
The Lady Tigers beat rival Nanih Waiya 6-0 to claim the Division … Read more

Young Lady Warriors have some strong moments

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

There are times when it’s obvious the Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team is making strides. And then, there’s times when it’s obvious just how young and inexperienced the Lady Warriors are this season.

Nanih … Read more

Lady Wildcats off to good start in region play

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School slow-pitch softball team had a huge week on the softball diamond, taking a pair of key region wins to jump to the top of the league standings with a 3-0 … Read more

Lady Patriots ready for North State AAA Tournament

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Lady Patriots have been on a solid roll as they finish out the regular season and prepare for this weekend’s North AAA State fast-pitch tournament.

The Lady Patriots beat Oak Hill … Read more

Injuries continue to plague Louisville football team

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With four starters already being lost off his team’s defense due to injuries, veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller says his Wildcats are just going to have to keep working hard … Read more

Sports Briefs

East Central CC women undefeated in soccer play

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team moved to 6-0 overall and 4-0 in the MACJC North Division after defeating Hinds Community College 6-2 in Raymond last Friday.

Freshman forward Sierra … Read more

Warriors explode for solid win over Sebastopol

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s second regional matchup of the season had a whole lot in common with the first one.

The Warriors got off to a slow start. They used big plays to snare the momentum. … Read more

USM suffers first loss of season, falling to Troy 37-31

From school reports

HATTIESBURG — Southern Miss did just enough to lose it’s first football game of the season Saturday, dropping a 37-31 decision to Troy before 27,905 at Roberts Stadium.

Thing is, despite three turnovers, a botched punt snap … Read more

Tigers spread the wealth in solid region win over Leake County

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

Noxapater’s Keonte Daniels only carried the football four times against Leake County on Friday night. And that was just fine with head coach Casey Orr.

The Tigers got rushing touchdowns from four different backs … Read more

Sports Schedules

Prep Softball
TBA — Houston at Neshoba Central
5 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at French Camp
6 p.m. — Calhoun City at Louisville
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College Football
6:30 p.m. — Gulf … Read more