Category: Sports

Eupora closes out baseball season

Brett May at bat for the Eagles

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School Eagles were set to bring their 2016 baseball season to close with Senior Night against Houlka on Tuesday.

EHS was 8-12 going into the contest and missed … Read more

East Webster baseball begins new winning streak

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster baseball team shook off a 3-2 loss to Caledonia last Tuesday that snapped its 16-game winning streak, to begin a new winning streak with two wins on Saturday and another on … Read more

Eupora’s Caradine excited about opportunity at Belhaven

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Eupora High School senior Lamarcus Caradine (second from r.) signed with Belhaven College on April 6 to play football as a wide receiver. Joining him at the signing ceremony are his parents, Lawrence and Martha Caradine, and EHS football coach Stephen Edwards.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Belhaven College was the perfect choice for Eupora High School football standout Lamarcus Caradine because it gives him the balance both he and his family hold as important.

“Playing football in college was always … Read more

Crowded week important for Eupora High School softball

Kylar Cain gets the out at 2nd.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School came into this week playing region games on three consecutive days in hopes of solidifying their spot in the MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs.… Read more

EWHS powerlifter takes third in state

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Antaurayon Johnson of East Webster High School took third place in the 275-pound division of the MHSAA Class 2A State Powerlifting Championships that were held at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson last weekend.… Read more

Holmes Bulldogs battling to make MACJC playoffs

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs split two games with No. 7 Meridian Community College on the road Saturday. Holmes won game one, 7-4, and fell 4-3, in game two.

Earlier in the week the Bulldogs swept homestanding … Read more

Eupora, East Webster fare well in region tourney play

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes

With the road to the MHSAA State Tennis Tournament beginning this week, both Eupora and East Webster fared well in region play last week.… Read more

Eagles have big week on baseball diamond

Tanner Knight on the mound for Eupora

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eupora High School is hoping to keep a three-game winning streak alive as the Eagles took an 8-11 record into Tuesday when Winona was scheduled to visit.… Read more

Wolverines extend baseball winning streak to 16 games

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster Wolverines, who are looking more and more like the team that won the MHSAA Class 2A State Championship last season, picked up six wins last week to improve to 18-5 on … Read more

Lady Eagles face two key league games this week

Lady Eagle pitcher, Delta Newman, winds up to deliver a pitch to the plate.

By Austin Bishop
Webster ProgressTimes

The Eupora High School fast-pitch softball team bounced back from a tough 1-0 extra-inning loss to rival East Webster on Tuesday to take a key 5-2 region win over Winona on Thursday.… Read more