Category: Sports

Wilson ends athletic career with a bang at all-star game

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

If Jack Wilson never runs with a football in a game again, he’ll be okay with that. If the call on his life comes to fruition, the former East Webster High School standout plans … Read more

JCJC Lady Bobcats finish second in NJCAA softball tourney

From school reports

CLINTON – The Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcats had to win three games on Saturday in order to claim a national championship.

They ended up winning two.

JCJC defeated Kankakee Community College (Illinois) 9-6 and LSU-Eunice … Read more

EWHS, Eupora athletes help West win all-star football contest

From special Reports

BOONEVILLE — The West evened the series in the Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association (NEMFCA) All-Star Game with a 31-0 decision over the East during the fourth edition of this event.

The contest was held on the … Read more

Wrestling “Super” event set for Louisville

Mayhem in the Magnolia State comes to Louisville Coliseum n Saturday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. It will be the pro wrestling event of the year for the state of Mississippi.

The wrestling extravaganza is a benefit for the legendary … Read more

Autumn Frost, Lady Bobcats headed to Nationals

From combined reports

Former East Webster standout Autumn Frost is part of a Jones County Junior College team that is vying for an NJCAA Division II National Championship this week at Traceway Park in Clinton.

The Lady Bobcats of JCJC, … Read more

Webster countians make All-Star Football Game

From Special Reports

BOONEVILLE — Some of the most talented gridiron athletes in the Magnolia State have descended upon the campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College to play their final game at the prep level.

Northeast will serve as the … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels land first NCAA softball tourney bid

From school reports

It’s already been a record breaking year for Ole Miss softball, and the historic season continues as the Rebels are NCAA Tournament bound for the first time ever, which was announced Sunday night in the reveal of … Read more

MSU Bulldogs take impressive road sweep over Auburn

From School reports

On its final day on The Plains, No. 4 Mississippi State dialed long distance to complete a Southeastern Conference baseball sweep Sunday afternoon.

With strong pitching from Konnor Pilkington, Ryan Rigby and Reid Humphreys, the fourth-ranked Bulldogs … Read more

Brand, Ferguson take mixed doubles title

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

Sometimes when a coach plays a hunch it just works.

That’s certainly what happened when just before district tournament play EWHS head tennis coach Pam Champion decided to pair Charlie Brand and Claire Ferguson … Read more

Keller signs baseball scholarship with Itawamba CC

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

After visiting the Itawamba Community College campus and talking to the baseball coaches, East Webster’s Chase Keller said it really wasn’t that hard to decide to make Fulton his home for the next two … Read more