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East Webster, Calhoun City remain in 2A state rankings According to the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, the Wolverines of East Webster High School are the No. 4-ranked football team in the MHSAA Class 2A. Region 4-2A foe Calhoun City is currently No.…

Wolverines improve to 4-1 with Homecoming win over Ray Brooks

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times As the injuries continue to mount, the Wolverines of East Webster High School continue to take the next man up approach as they get ready to begin Region 4-2A play in two weeks. “It’s…

Eupora beats J.Z. George, set to visit Houston Friday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Stephen Edwards was happy his team picked up a 37-0 win over homestanding J.Z. George Friday night. But the second-year Eupora High School was far from pleased with the way his team went about…

Northeast Mississippi falls to 1-2 with loss to East Mississippi

From school reports Demarcus Rogers continues to make a deeper impact each week on the defensive side of the ball for the Northeast Mississippi Community College football program. Rogers set a new career-high with 13 tackles and was involved in…

Holmes CC improves to 3-0 overall with solid victory

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs scored 41 points in the first half and defeated the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans, 41-0, in the North Division opener for both teams last Thursday. With the win, the Bulldogs go to…

Golden Eagles have no trouble blowing out Savannah State

HATTIESBURG — Six hundred-plus yards total offense. Sixty-seven players taking the field. The deep-sixing of a 19-year-old Conference USA record for defensive dominance. All in all, a very good evening for Southern Miss, as it rolled past Savannah State 56-0…

Wolverines looking to move forward after 31-14 loss to Houston

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Eventually the injury bug bites everybody. It has certainly taken a chunk out of the Wolverines of East Webster High School lately, the latest being a broken collarbone suffered by quarterback Charlie Brand and…

Eupora drops hard-fought contest to rival Choctaw County, 35-34

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Wow! That’s about all the capacity crowd filing out of Wofford Field Friday night could say following Eupora’s breath-taking, heart-pounding 35-34 loss to visiting Choctaw County. “This isn’t the first time a game between…

Sports Briefs

Holmes’ Bryant named MORA ‘Hero on the Field’ The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) and JucoWeekly are teaming up to provide a “Hero on the Field” from football programs in the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges. The “Hero…

HCC Bulldogs down Southwest Mississippi 34-20

From school reports GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs improved to 2-0 on the season here Thursday night with a 34-20 win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Bears. Holmes hosts Mississippi Delta Community College this Thursday in Goodman…