Sports

Former East Webster standout making big splash at EMCC

Patterson

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.… Read more

Holmes football standouts sign scholarships

From school reports

GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week.

Dre Massey, a sophomore from Greenville, S.C., will take his talents to the University of Florida Gators next season. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/30/2015

WED, DEC. 30
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
College Football
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.… Read more

Former French Camp standout Hosket signs with SEMO

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

After a frustrating freshman year at Itawamba Community College in 2014, former French Camp Academy football standout Jesse Hosket transferred to East Central Community College for the 2015 season and found a home.… Read more

Eagles split pair headed into EW Christmas tourney

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School boys basketball team split a pair of contests last week, while the Lady Eagles lost both games they played.

Both Eupora squads will be taking part in the East Webster … Read more

MSU baseball ranked No. 11 by Collegiate Baseball

From school reports
 
STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was ranked No. 11 in Collegiate Baseball’s 2016 preseason poll, the publication announced Monday.
 
The Diamond Dawgs are coming off the most impressive summer in school history, where eight of its … Read more

East Webster Christmas Classic set for Dec. 28-30

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress times

The Wolverines and Lady Wolverines will be hosting the East Webster Christmas Classic Dec. 28-30.

The eight-school basketball tournament will feature eight games each day beginning at 10 a.m. The first day’s games are … Read more

Club announces PPK Sectional winners

JANE COLLINS
PPK winners (front) Jeb Sisk, first place in 8-9 age group; Carson Norwood, second place in 10-11 age group; (back) Nick Martin, first place for 12-13 age group; and Victor Mitchell, second place in 14-15 age group.

By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club sponsored the winners of the local contest at the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Sectional level competition at Tupelo High School football field on Nov. 1.

All of our … Read more