Category: Sports

East Webster returns to hardwood

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress TImes Basketball at East Webster will get back into full swing this week, as both teams were set to host Montgomery County Tuesday. The Wolverines, after a nice run in the MHSAA Class 2A state…

Eupora hoops splits with Caledonia

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times While most folks were Black Friday shopping or recovering from too much turkey, the Eupora High School basketball teams were in action. The Lady Eagles ran their record to 3-1 on the season with…

Young Eagles to represent school in tournaments

From Press & Staff Reports Eupora High School eighth-grade students Camron Jennings and Tra McComb have been selected to play in the Mississippi Prospects All State Gridiron Classic. The inaugural All State game will feature the top youth football players…

Woods apparently headed to Eupora High School

By Robbie Faulk Special to the Progress Times Before legendary coach Ricky Woods ever won a state championship, his early years began with a successful stint at Eupora High School. With eight championship rings now on his fingers, Woods is…

Eupora girls look to build around Morton

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress TImes While it might go against logic to build a basketball team around any one player, there are sometimes obvious exceptions. That’s exactly the case with the Eupora girls and senior Jabrieya Morton. And if…

Youthful Eagles off to quick start

From school reports A year ago, the Eupora basketball team sported just one senior, albeit a good one. So even though this year’s squad is still relatively young, head coach Danya Turner is still looking at plenty of options when…

East Webster falls to Baldwyn in third round of MHSAA 2A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Veteran East Webster head football coach Doug Wilson readily admits his preference would be to be playing Calhoun City this Friday night in an effort to defend the Wolverines MHSAA Class 2A North State…

Wolverines face familiar foe in MHSAA 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times   The Wolverines understand what is facing them when Baldwyn pays a visit to East Webster High School on Friday night at 7 in the third round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Football…

Young Lady Wolverines seek postseason return

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times   When Michael Seger looks up and down his roster for the East Webster girls’ basketball team, he sees name after name with potential. He also sees sophomore, freshman sophomore, freshman, sophomore, freshman. “We…

Eupora set to open hoops season this week

By Rocky HIgginbotham Webster Progress Times   Eupora’s basketball teams were slated to get their season in full swing with a pair of home matchups this week. The Eagles and Lady Eagles were to host French Camp Academy Tuesday and…