Sports

Noxapater's Kyle Carter claims powerlifting gold

By BY LAURENCE HILLIARD WINSTON COUNTY JOURNAL,

JACKSON – Noxapater Junior Kyler Carter was the winner of the 275 pound weight class at the 1A state powerlifting meet last Saturday at the Mississippi Coliseum.

Carter had lifts of 450 in the squat, 295 in the bench press and 475 in the dead lift for a total of 1,220 pounds to take the State championship.

Noxapater fast-pitch girls split two contests

By BY ROBBIE ROBERTSON WINSTON COUNTY JOURNAL,

The Noxapater Lady Tigers split a pair of games last week.

After a 7-5 loss to Ethel on Monday, the Lady Tigers beat Class 5A West Point 7-1 on Tuesday to close out their week.

Noxapater moves to 5-7 on the year and will finish off the year on Monday as they travel to Starkville on Monday.

Noxapater 7, West Point 1

Nanih Waiya, Noxapater track athletes qualify for region meet

By BY LAURENCE HILLIARD WINSTON COUNTY JOURNAL,

WINONA – When high school division tack meets are held, it's all about finishing in the top four. That is the requirement for advancing to a region meet.

At the Division 6-1A meet hosted by Winona High School, Nanih Waiya qualified six boys, three girls and two relay teams and Noxapater five boys, one girl and three relay teams.