Category: Sports

Wilson picks up second MVP award for the month

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times May was a month to remember for Jack Wilson. The recent East Webster High School graduate closed out his prep athletic career by winning his second all-star game Most Valuable Player award in two…

Bulldogs clinch SEC Baseball championship on final day of season

Call them champions. When the dust finally settled on the final day of the regular season in the nation’s best conference, the fourth-ranked Mississippi State baseball team found itself on top. MSU won the school’s 11th Southeastern Conference regular-season championship…

Wilson ends athletic career with a bang at all-star game

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times If Jack Wilson never runs with a football in a game again, he’ll be okay with that. If the call on his life comes to fruition, the former East Webster High School standout plans…

JCJC Lady Bobcats finish second in NJCAA softball tourney

From school reports CLINTON – The Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcats had to win three games on Saturday in order to claim a national championship. They ended up winning two. JCJC defeated Kankakee Community College (Illinois) 9-6 and LSU-Eunice…

EWHS, Eupora athletes help West win all-star football contest

From special Reports BOONEVILLE — The West evened the series in the Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association (NEMFCA) All-Star Game with a 31-0 decision over the East during the fourth edition of this event. The contest was held on the…

Wrestling “Super” event set for Louisville

Mayhem in the Magnolia State comes to Louisville Coliseum n Saturday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. It will be the pro wrestling event of the year for the state of Mississippi. The wrestling extravaganza is a benefit for the legendary…

Autumn Frost, Lady Bobcats headed to Nationals

From combined reports Former East Webster standout Autumn Frost is part of a Jones County Junior College team that is vying for an NJCAA Division II National Championship this week at Traceway Park in Clinton. The Lady Bobcats of JCJC,…

Webster countians make All-Star Football Game

From Special Reports BOONEVILLE — Some of the most talented gridiron athletes in the Magnolia State have descended upon the campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College to play their final game at the prep level. Northeast will serve as the…

Ole Miss Rebels land first NCAA softball tourney bid

From school reports It’s already been a record breaking year for Ole Miss softball, and the historic season continues as the Rebels are NCAA Tournament bound for the first time ever, which was announced Sunday night in the reveal of…

MSU Bulldogs take impressive road sweep over Auburn

From School reports On its final day on The Plains, No. 4 Mississippi State dialed long distance to complete a Southeastern Conference baseball sweep Sunday afternoon. With strong pitching from Konnor Pilkington, Ryan Rigby and Reid Humphreys, the fourth-ranked Bulldogs…