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A goal by Garrett Ables gave the Winona boys soccer team a 1-0 victory over Mississippi School for Math and Science. It was the Tigers second win of the season against MSMS in Region 4 games for 3A/2A/1A schools. The Lady Tigers were defeated 8-1. Krystle Hughes scored the team’s goal.
The Winona boys and girls basketball teams returned from the holiday break with victories over Ethel.
The play of Sean Merritt led the Tigers to a 62-39 victory. The Lady Tigers made 25 of 30 free throws in a 63-58 victory.
Jalen Daniels and Tatyana Womack had always attended Montgomery County schools, until this year. The two basketball standouts are among Montgomery County High School students who transferred to Winona when the schools consolidated.
Neither was disappointed to leave their old school.
The Winona girls basketball rebounded from a 67-35 loss to Calhoun City with a 41-35 victory over Charleston before losing to Forest 58-30.
“We started off slow. We had a bad first quarter,” Coach Frank Miller said of the Charleston game.
The Winona boys soccer team began region play with a 4-2 victory over Mississippi School for Match and Science.
The Tigers led 2-0 at the half on goals by Cameron Bullard and Cade Eldridge and added second half goals by Bullard and Noah Durham.
The Winona girls basketball team stretched its winning streak to seven games with victories over Kemper County, Eupora and J.Z. George before losing to 6A power Oxford.
The Lady Tigers defeated Kemper County 51-41, Eupora 44-27 and J.Z. George 45-20.