Category: Sports

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, OCT. 6 Prep Volleyball 6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Starkville Prep Softball TBA — Choctaw Central at Philadelphia TBA — Newton County at Neshoba Central 6 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater 6 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun…

Sports Briefs

Radio schedule released for HCC basketball games Holmes Community College and Boswell Media Sports will once again team up during the basketball season with selected games beginning in November and running through February. The schedule will consist of 10 nights…

Eupora’s softball playoff hopes come down to last game

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team goes into the last week of the season needing a little help to reach the MHSAA Class 2A State Softball Playoffs. The Eagles not only need to…

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…