Category: Sports

Sports briefs

‘Dawg Talk’ set

STARKVILLE, — Mississippi State Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield Sports’ Bulldog Sports Properties, announced today that The Veranda will host MSU’s popular “Dawg Talk” coaches’ radio shows for the next five years.  

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Lady Wolverines extend softball winning streak to six


East Webster’s Jessica Davis is safe at home, in the first inning of Saturday’s game against Charleston.


Third-baseman, Janey Aron, sets to throw to second for a force out.


Second-baseman, Jessica Davis, takes a low throw for an out.



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Lady Eagles take two wins in Grenada Classic


Eupora’s Haley Farley is safe at first on an errant throw in the first inning, against South Panola.


Third-baseman, Khylar Cain, tags out a South Panola base-runner.


Lady Eagle shortstop, Haley Farley, records an out with her throw to first.

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Wolverines blank Vardaman 35-0 in sloppy opener

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

After opening the season with a 35-0 win over Vardaman on a wet and sloppy field last Friday night, the Wolverines of East Webster are focusing on improvement heading into this week’s home matchup … Read more

Eagles rally to knock off Water Valley in tough opener


Eupora’s Al Dumas (5) tries to outrun Water Valley’s Hartley Camp (8) as he runs to the outside on the play.


Eupora’s Ladarius White (54) chases down Water Valley’s Trenderrious Brock (6).


Eupora’s Tanner Knight (14) waits for the pass

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Sports Schedules

Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central at Northeast Lauderdale
5 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — Noxapater at Winona
5 p.m. — French Camp at Louisville (DH)
6 p.m. — Starkville at East … Read more

Composite Football Schedule

Prep Football
7 p.m. — Pelahatchie at Choctaw County
7 p.m. — French Camp at Winona Christian
7 p.m. — Heidelberg at Choctaw Central
7 p.m. — Ruleville Central at Philadelphia
7 p.m. — East Webster at … Read more

Changes on the field expected for Lady Wolverines this season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

While there aren’t a lot of additions to the roster, East Webster head slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill said there will be some new faces on the field as the Lady Wolverines open the … Read more

Eagles preparing for challenging schedule in 2016

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

When glancing over his team’s Region 4-2A schedule, Eupora second-year head coach Stephen Edwards didn’t have to dig deep to find the answer to the question of what would it take for his team … Read more

Lady Eagles looking to defend state title

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eight starters return for the Lady Eagles this year as Eupora seeks to defend its MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Championship.

Veteran head coach Kaley Harris said her team looked pretty good during … Read more