Category: Sports

Ole Miss rolls to 48-28 Homecoming win over Memphis

From school reports OXFORD — The Ole Miss offense is accustomed to quick starts and Saturday was no different. The Rebels (3-2, 1-1 SEC) jumped out to a 27-7 lead and cruised a 48-28 victory over Memphis (3-1, 0-0 American)…

Holmes drops North Division contest to No. 2 Northwest Miss.

From school reports SENATOBIA — The No. 15 Holmes Community College Bulldogs saw its six-game winning streak dating back to last season come to an end here Thursday night with a 27-12 North Division loss to No. 2 Northwest Mississippi…

Eagles start Region 4-2A play with solid shutout win

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Don’t expect a lot of speeches from Stephen Edwards trumpeting the importance of the Region 4-2A schedule that lies ahead of his Eupora High School Eagles. “There is not anything that needs to be…

Wolverines look to shake off region-opening loss to Calhoun City

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times This is not new territory for the East Webster High School football team. While the Wolverines’ 44-6 loss at Calhoun City Friday night to open Region 4-2A play was not exactly what EWHS head…

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, OCT. 6 Prep Volleyball 6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Starkville Prep Softball TBA — Choctaw Central at Philadelphia TBA — Newton County at Neshoba Central 6 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater 6 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun…

Sports Briefs

Radio schedule released for HCC basketball games Holmes Community College and Boswell Media Sports will once again team up during the basketball season with selected games beginning in November and running through February. The schedule will consist of 10 nights…

Eupora’s softball playoff hopes come down to last game

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team goes into the last week of the season needing a little help to reach the MHSAA Class 2A State Softball Playoffs. The Eagles not only need to…

USM has record-breaking night in win over Rice

From school reorts HATTIESBURG — For Southern Miss, Saturday night at Roberts Stadium was a matter of taking what the other is giving. And the Golden Eagles took what Rice was offering Saturday night at Roberts Stadium and rewrote a…

Eagles set to open region play against visiting Okolona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Okolona’s 1-5 record isn’t fooling second-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards. Not even for a second. “Everybody in this league (Region 4-2A) can beat you,” Edwards said. “There are no weak…

Holmes downs Coahoma to remain undefeated in MACJC play

From school reports CLARKSDALE — The Holmes Community College football team proved to be too much for the Coahoma Community College Tigers here Thursday night as the Bulldogs won 34-12 and improved to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the North…