Category: Sports

Claiming another Championship: East Webster Lady Wolverines

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times As the Lady Wolverines went to bed on Sept. 22, they knew their slow-pitch softball season was teetering on the brink of disaster. They had just lost to Eupora 9-7, and combined with a…

Win over Bruce assures Wolverines of No. 2 seed in playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times A couple of very positive developments took place for the East Webster High School football team during it’s 39-6 Region 4-2A win over Bruce last Friday night. First, the victory assured East Webster it…

Eupora looking for spot in MHSAA 2A Football Playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times As if the Eupora-East Webster season-ending showdown on Friday night needs any extra drama, the Eagles of EHS need a win in order to make the MHSAA Class 2A State Football Playoffs. East Webster…

EHS Eagles looking to limit turnovers, penalties

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Despite getting off to a 1-2 start in Region 4-2A play, the Eupora High School football team still has a path to the MHSAA Class 2A Playoffs — albeit not an easy one with…

Big fourth quarter pushes East Webster past Okolona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times When the turnovers ceased, everything got better for the East Webster football team in it’s 25-6 win over Okolona on Friday night. “It was a strange game,” EWHS head football coach Doug Wilson said…

Lady Wolverines advance in MHSAA Class 2A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster High School Lady Wolverines had little trouble advancing through the first two rounds of the MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs last week, and were set to host East Union…

Club sponsors Punt, Pass and Kick

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club’s annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest was Sept. 17 with 25 participants in nine categories based on age and gender. The event was held at the East Webster…

East Webster’s Wilson named Bernard Blackwell All-Star

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times East Webster High School linebacker/long-snapper Luke Wilson will represent his school, as well as Region 4-2A ,in the Mississippi Association of Coaches 1016 Bernard Blackwell Classic All-Star Football Game. The game, which is played…

Eupora softball ends season with shutout win over Winona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Eupora went into last Thursday’s contest with Winona knowing two things had to happen in order for it to advance to the MHSAA Class 2A Slow-Pitch Softball State Playoffs this year. The Lady Eagles…

Eagles preparing for last three Region 4-2A football contests

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Playing the Region 4-2A football schedule is not an easy task. It just got a little bit tougher for the Eupora High School Eagles. With their 22-20 loss to Bruce, it puts even more…