Category: Sports

East Webster ready for J.Z. George after tough AHS loss

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The East Webster Wolverines lost a 6-0 heartbreaker in their first Class 2A, Region 2, District 4 game this season against neighboring county rival the Ackerman Indians. “It was a tough loss but the…

Slowpitch season comes to a close

The Lady Wolverines finished their slowpitch season with a 7-2 over the Eupora Eagles last Thursday. East Webster jumped on the scoreboard in the top of the third inning with two runs batted in. But the Lady Eagles answered back…

French Camp Panthers win moves closer to playoff action

Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Panthers made a big statement last Friday night with a 16-14 win over the Shaw Hawks in a Class 1A, Region 2, District 3 matchup. In last seasons’ battle, the Hawks grabbed…

Eupora Eagles rip Ripley 28-20

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Eagles faced a team that they have not crossed paths with in 29 years that is also in a bigger Class, but none of that seemed to matter to the Eagles as…

Wolverines keep winning ways as they prepare for Ackerman

By Ruthie Robison Webster Progress-Times For the second consecutive week, the East Webster Wolverines shutout their opponent. Last Friday night the Wolverines made a long trek to Ridgeland to square off with the St. Andrews Episcopal Saints. But the trip…

West Oktibbeha Timberwolves take down Nanih Waiya

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The West Oktibbeha Timberwolves hosted the Nanih Waiya Warriors in Maben last Friday in their first round of division play this season. The Warriors’ offense was silenced in the first half of the game…

East Webster Wolverines shutout Walnut

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The East Webster Wolverines hosted and shutout the Walnut Wildcats last Friday night, 35-0. In the week before, the Wolverines suffered their first loss of the season against the Class 4A Caledonia Confederates, 27-10.…

Maben Lions host Punt, Pass, Kick contest

From press reports The Maben Lions Club will host the National Football League Punt, Pass and Kick Competition at 11 a.m. Sept. 29 at the football field at West Oktibbeha County High School in Maben. Registration starts at 10 a.m.…

Eupora Eagles fall to Calhoun City

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times Last Friday night, the Eupora Eagles were overpowered by the Calhoun City Wildcats receiving a 27-6 defeat at Wofford Field, which closed down the Eagles’ four game winning streak. The Eagles have had a…

Cheerleaders receive rings

From staff reports The 2011-2012 Eupora High School Cheerleaders received their state championship rings in a presentation during halftime on Thursday, Sept. 6 at Wofford Field. SuperValu presented Eupora High School with a photo to be displayed in commemoration of…