Category: Sports

Roberts gets opportunity to play football at Mississippi State

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Roberts

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The journey continues for Wyatt Roberts.

Nine months after the former Louisville High School star — who started at quarterback four years for the Wildcats — thought he had played his last game … Read more

Wildcats hoping to revive offensive attack in 2016

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With one of its biggest weapons graduated, the Louisville High School offense will have to find a way to produce points during 2016.

One of Louisville’s biggest advantages the past two years, both offensively … Read more

Warriors hope to live up to high expectations this season

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Most Nanih Waiya football fans will tell you expectations for the Warriors in 2016 are high. Just as they did last year. And the year before.

Winning breeds high expectations, and Nanih Waiya has … Read more

Combination of youth, skill players holds key for Tigers

By Robbie Robertson
The Winston County Journal

Noxapater coach Casey Orr has an abundance of two things, skill players and freshmen.

He’s hoping the mix can take the Tigers back to the playoffs and thrust them into a run for … Read more

Mullen reflects on recent scrimmage

Mississippi State football went through its first scrimmage of preseason camp on August in Davis Wade Stadium before going through a two-hour workout in helmets and shorts on Friday.

The Bulldogs held their final two-a-day of camp on Saturday at … Read more

Patriots counting on experience to help improve upon 2015 mark

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2016-2017 Winston Academy Patriots

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

Winston Academy is hoping the bumps and bruises of last season will pay off with more success in 2016.

The Patriots finished last year 1-9 but gained valuable experience with … Read more

Chargers look to be more experienced heading into the 2016 season

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

A year of experience should do wonders for the Choctaw County High School football team heading into the 2016 season.

The Chargers found themselves with very little experience in key positions when they kicked off … Read more

French Camp Panthers only return three Starters

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ready or not, here they come. Youth will be served at French Camp Academy this year, as veteran FCA head coach Nathan Wright will have to use more young players than he is accustomed.

With … Read more

Defense the key for Eupora Eagles this season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Stephen Edwards is a whole lot more at ease heading into his second year as head football coach at Eupora High School than he was his first.

Even though his Eagles got off to … Read more