Category: Sports

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

Wolverines roll to lopsided home win over O’Bannon

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

Sometimes the inevitable takes a long time to come.

After rolling to an amazing 45-0 win over visiting Greenville O’Bannon on Thursday, the Wolverines of East Webster High School had to wait patiently for … Read more

Micah Gray inks tennis scholarship with MCC

By Chuck Bailey

The Choctaw Plaindealer


CHUCK BAILEY/STAFF Micah Gray is joined by her family — mother, Angela Gray (seated); her father, the Rev. Travis Gray (standing, center); and her brother and sister, Drew and Rachel — as she signs

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Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27 Junior College Baseball 2 p.m. — Itawamba at Holmes (DH) 3 p.m. — Southwest Mississippi at ECCC (DH) 3 p.m. — EMCC at Northwest Mississippi (DH) College Softball 6 p.m. — UAB at Ole Miss 6 p.m. … Read more

Hollenhead takes honor; Lady Indians make playoffs

From combined reports

Mamie Hollenhead vs Jones County

Mamie Hollenhead makes the throw to get the out against Jones’ runner. Photos by Lee Adams/

Itawamba Community College freshman third baseman Mamie Hollenhead of East Webster High School has been named Mississippi Association of Community and … Read more

Lady Eagles advance to second round of 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times


Lady Eagle pitcher, Delta Newman, winds up to deliver to the plate. Mike Robertson/Courtesy


Eupora catcher, Savannah Kilpatrick, secures a high pitch.

The Eupora High School fast-pitch softball team easily rolled past Coahoma in … Read more

Lady Wolverines undefeated heading into playoffs

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

The 20-0 Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School picked up four wins last week as they prepared for their first appearance of the season in the MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs.… Read more

East Webster wins opening series in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times


East Webster third-baseman, Luke Wilson, records an out as a Nanih Waiya base-runner attempts to stretch a hit into a triple.


First-baseman, Dillan Silver, goes high for a throw on a close play at

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Eupora’s Rollins signs with Hendrix College

Congratulations to Eupora High School senior Joshua Rollins for signing to play baseball with the Hendrix College Warriors out of Conway, Arkansas. Joining him at the April 14 signing ceremony are his parents, Jason and Amy Collins, and his brothers, Justin and Joseph Rollins.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Of the 200 letters Josh Rollins’ father typed up and sent to college coaches across the country, one of them crossed the desk of Hendrix College head baseball coach Neil Groat. It was that … Read more