Category: Sports

Brand, Ferguson take mixed doubles title

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Sometimes when a coach plays a hunch it just works. That’s certainly what happened when just before district tournament play EWHS head tennis coach Pam Champion decided to pair Charlie Brand and Claire Ferguson…

Keller signs baseball scholarship with Itawamba CC

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times After visiting the Itawamba Community College campus and talking to the baseball coaches, East Webster’s Chase Keller said it really wasn’t that hard to decide to make Fulton his home for the next two…

Wolverines roll to lopsided home win over O’Bannon

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Sometimes the inevitable takes a long time to come. After rolling to an amazing 45-0 win over visiting Greenville O’Bannon on Thursday, the Wolverines of East Webster High School had to wait patiently for…

Micah Gray inks tennis scholarship with MCC

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer FRENCH CAMP — Micah Gray of Eupora and a senior at French Camp Academy signed a National Letter of Intent here Friday with Meridian Community College’s tennis program. Gray has been the Panthers’ team…

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27 Junior College Baseball 2 p.m. — Itawamba at Holmes (DH) 3 p.m. — Southwest Mississippi at ECCC (DH) 3 p.m. — EMCC at Northwest Mississippi (DH) College Softball 6 p.m. — UAB at Ole Miss 6 p.m.…

Hollenhead takes honor; Lady Indians make playoffs

From combined reports Itawamba Community College freshman third baseman Mamie Hollenhead of East Webster High School has been named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) Player of the Week for her performance last week against Holmes Community College…

Lady Eagles advance to second round of 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School fast-pitch softball team easily rolled past Coahoma in the first-round of the MHSAA Class 3A State Playoffs on Friday, earning the Lady Eagles a spot in the second round against…

Lady Wolverines undefeated heading into playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The 20-0 Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School picked up four wins last week as they prepared for their first appearance of the season in the MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs.…

East Webster wins opening series in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Wolverines of East Webster moved a step closer to defending their MHSAA Class 2A State Baseball Championship by sweeping Mantachie 14-2 and 10-0 earlier in the week. EWHS was set to host Greenville…

Eupora’s Rollins signs with Hendrix College

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Of the 200 letters Josh Rollins’ father typed up and sent to college coaches across the country, one of them crossed the desk of Hendrix College head baseball coach Neil Groat. It was that…