Category: Sports

USM has record-breaking night in win over Rice

From school reorts HATTIESBURG — For Southern Miss, Saturday night at Roberts Stadium was a matter of taking what the other is giving. And the Golden Eagles took what Rice was offering Saturday night at Roberts Stadium and rewrote a…

Eagles set to open region play against visiting Okolona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Okolona’s 1-5 record isn’t fooling second-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards. Not even for a second. “Everybody in this league (Region 4-2A) can beat you,” Edwards said. “There are no weak…

Holmes downs Coahoma to remain undefeated in MACJC play

From school reports CLARKSDALE — The Holmes Community College football team proved to be too much for the Coahoma Community College Tigers here Thursday night as the Bulldogs won 34-12 and improved to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the North…

Wolverines set for match-up with Calhoun City Friday night

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The wait is over. Region 4-2A play kicks off with a bang Friday night when two of the top MHSAA Class 2A teams in the state clash in Calhoun City on Friday night, when…

Lady Eagles hold off East Webster in battle of rivals

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The best way to erase the memory of a four-game losing streak is by beating your arch-rival in a crucial region contest. That’s just what the Lady Eagles of Eupora High School did last…

Mullens passes USM to solid 34-7 win over UTEP

Nick Mullens threw three touchdown passes and Ito Smith topped the 100-yard rushing mark for the fourth consecutive game as Southern Miss defeated UTEP 34-7 Saturday night at Sun Bowl Stadium. The Golden Eagles return home to take on Rice…

Lady Wolverines ready for key region softball contests

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Playing under pressure is nothing new for the East Webster softball programs. You don’t win as many state championships, both slow-pitch and fast-pitch, as the Lady Wolverines have without knowing how to play in…

Sports schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 29 Prep Volleyball 6 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County Prep Softball TBA — Neshoba Central at West Lauderdale TBA — Philadelphia at Southeast Lauderdale 6 p.m. — Starkville at Louisville 6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster…

Sports Briefs

Region 4-2A play set to begin this Friday night The first six football games played so far this season by East Webster, Eupora, Calhoun City, Winona, Bruce, and Okolona won’t have any affect on the MHS Class 2A State Football…

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 22 Prep Softball TBA — Houston at Neshoba Central 5 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at French Camp 6 p.m. — Calhoun City at Louisville 6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — Gulf…