Category: Sports

WA Patriots improve to 3-1

By Wendell Womack

Go figure!

The Winston Patriots ran their first play of the game and fell behind 6-0!

The Wayne Jaguars took the opening drive last Friday night at Patriot Field down to the Winston 2 yard line before … Read more

Heartbreak continues for Louisville Wildcats

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

For the third consecutive week the Louisville High School Wildcats experienced an agonizing loss, but Friday night’s cut was the deepest.

LHS had seemingly pulled out a miraculous victory by recovering a mishandled punt … Read more

Warriors realize potential in big win over Lake

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

There is a mindset among the coaching staff that the Nanih Waiya football team is sitting on more than its fair share of untapped potential.

If Friday night’s win over Lake here at East … Read more

Noxapater ready to get into Region 3-1A play

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Noxapater’s Demaret Woods (1) tips the pass away from the Union receiver that would have been a touchdown. (Photos by KevinWilliams)

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Noxapater’s Lapatrick Maul (8) looks for a running lane downfield.

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Noxapater’s Depodray Coburn (3) and Malik Miller (9) attempt

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Winston Patriots win home opener

By Wendell Womack

Enough is enough. The Winston Patriots fell behind 7-0 on the second play of the game against Benton Academy with only 26 seconds into the game. But the aggressive and hungry
Patriots began to pour on the … Read more

Lady Wildcats look to get back on winning track

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School slow-pitch softball team was looking to snap a three-game losing streak this week when they hosted Kemper County High School in a doubleheader on Tuesday before visiting Caledonia on Thursday.… Read more

Sullivan leads Statesmen to victory in season opener

From press & staff reports

The 2016 Delta State University football team kicked off its season with six first-half touchdowns in an impressive victory over Kentucky Wesleyan College, 50-29, in the season-opener on Thursday at Parker Field-McCool Stadium.

The Statesmen … Read more

Noxapater picks up key softball win

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater softball team split a pair of games last week but won the one they needed to win.

After a 12-0 loss to Sebastopol on Tuesday, the Lady Tigers beat rival Nanih Waiya … Read more

Rebels drop season-opener to FSU despite early 22-point lead

No. 11 Ole Miss jumped out to a 28-6 over No. 4 Florida State, but the Seminoles took advantage of four Rebel turnovers and scored 30 unanswered points to down the Rebels 45-34 in the Camping World Kickoff Monday night. … Read more

Lady Warriors snap losing streak with win over French Camp

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s slow-pitch softball team put an end to a losing skid which dated back to the 2014 season last week, and the Lady Warriors did so in a big way.

Coach Courtnee Graham’s … Read more