Sports

Brown takes SEC honors as State downs Auburn

From combined reports

Mississippi State (3-1, 1-1 SEC) downed No. 25 Auburn (2-2, 0-2) 17-9 on Saturday night, defeating the Tigers on their home field for the first time in the Dan Mullen era.

“It feels good,” Mullen said. “We’re … Read more

Ole Miss holds off Commodores to improve to 4-0 on season

From school reports

OXFORD – Championship teams find different ways to win and Ole Miss certainly did that Saturday night against Vanderbilt.

The Rebels entered the game with the nation’s highest-scoring offense averaging 64.0 points per game, and scored just … Read more

Eupora picks up big wins in weekend tournament

Alley Reed at bat for the Lady Eagles

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School extended their win streak to 13 games with five wins last week, including three huge ones in a tournament in Meridian.

“We went to play good competition … Read more

Lady Wolverines head deep into region play undefeated

First baseman Jessi Reed batting with third baseman Jennah Pate waiting on third.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

It took an extra inning, but the Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School managed to enter the key portion of their 2015 slow-pitch softball schedule with a 15-0 mark.

EW opened last week with … Read more

Wolverines work on depth in solid win over Ray Brooks

The EWHS Homecoming Court and attendants

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Head coach Doug Wilson and his East Webster Wolverines got what they were looking for against Ray Brooks Friday night — they survived homecoming, got a lot of folks some playing time, and picked … Read more

EHS Homecoming

The EHS Homecoming Court, escorts and attendants

Photos: KIM KELLEY PHOTOGRAPHY

Emily Littlejohn is Eupora High School’s new homecoming queen. … Read more

MSU explodes in win over NSU

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (2-1) beat Northwestern (La.) State (0-3) 62-13 on Saturday in front of a crowd of over 61,000 at Davis Wade Stadium. The Bulldogs racked up a school-record 647 yards of offense while only … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels take road win over Alabama in classic

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – For the second straight year, Ole Miss and Alabama delivered an instant classic on the gridiron. Behind five turnovers forced by the Landshark defense, the No. 11 Rebels won 43-37, defeating the No. 2 Crimson Tide in … Read more