Category: Sports

Lady Tigers tuning up for MHSAA 1A State Playoffs

By Robbie Robertson

Winston County Journal

With the Class 1A playoffs just a few days away, the Noxapater Lady Tigers have the top of their lineup clicking.

The Lady Tigers lost two of three games this past week, falling to … Read more

Special activities planned for ECCC vs. Jones County Football Game

Student recruiters from the University of Southern Mississippi Admissions Office will be on hand when the East Central Community College Warriors and Jones County Junior College Bobcats clash on the football field Thursday, Oct. 6. Kickoff is set for 6:30 … Read more

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, OCT. 6

Prep Volleyball

6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Starkville

Prep Softball

TBA — Choctaw Central at Philadelphia

TBA — Newton County at Neshoba Central

6 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater

6 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun … Read more

Ole Miss rolls to 48-28 Homecoming win over Memphis

Photos By Stan Beall Ole Miss running back Eugene Brazley (23) looks for running room against Memphis. Evan Engram (17) goes up for a pass during the Rebels' win over Memphis on Saturday.

Photos By Stan Beall
Ole Miss running back Eugene Brazley (23) looks for running room against Memphis.
Evan Engram (17) goes up for a pass during the Rebels’ win over Memphis on Saturday.

From school reports

OXFORD — The Ole … Read more

Sports Brief

East Central’s Hayes-Keyes named NJCAA defensive POTW

East Central Community College defensive back Juwon Hayes-Keyes has been named the National Junior Colleges Athletic Association Football Defensive Player of the Week for his play against Pearl River Community College Thursday, Sept. … Read more

USM has record-breaking night in win over Rice

From school reorts

HATTIESBURG — For Southern Miss, Saturday night at Roberts Stadium was a matter of taking what the other is giving.

And the Golden Eagles took what Rice was offering Saturday night at Roberts Stadium and rewrote a … Read more

Nanih Waiya picks up 21st consecutive Region 3-1A win

Photos by Kevin Brunt Nanih Waiya’s defense goes in for the tackle.

Photos by Kevin Brunt
Nanih Waiya’s defense goes in for the tackle.

By Rocky Higginbotham

Winston County Journal

One-win McAdams had a game plan when heading to division-leading Nanih Waiya last Friday night for a Region 3-1A contest.

Unfortunately for … Read more

Big first half helps Tigers bounce back with big win

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By Robbie Robertson

The Winston County Journal

After an embarrassing loss to Sebastopol a week earlier, Noxapater football coach Casey Orr preached to his team about not overlooking Montgomery County last Friday night.

Apparently, the Tigers got the message.

The … Read more

Sports Brief

Sullivan leads Delta State to win over Mississippi College, 61-31

Former Winston Academy standout Tyler Sullivan tossed three touchdown passes and ran for another to lead homestanding Delta State University to a 61-31 win over Mississippi College in Gulf South … Read more

Wildcats open Region 4-4A play with big win

Mike Robertson/Photos Louisville Wildcats, Jay Hibbler (38) and Kendrick Bates (29) wrap up the ball-carrier, as Ashanti Cistrunk (35) moves to assist.

Mike Robertson/Photos
Louisville Wildcats, Jay Hibbler (38) and Kendrick Bates (29) wrap up the ball-carrier, as Ashanti Cistrunk (35) moves to assist.

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal

One down, two to go.

While the goal of the Louisville High … Read more