Category: Sports

Lady Wolverines drop to hard-fought region games

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Sariah Bell (2) drives in for a lay-up for East Webster.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School moved into the last week of the regular-season with a 17-8 overall mark and 4-4 record in Region 4-2A, but they were oh so close to … Read more

East Webster duo excited to continue football playing careers

East Webster’s Jack Wilson signs a football scholarship with Millsaps College. With him during the Feb. 3 ceremony are his mother, Gaye Wilson; his father and coach, Doug Wilson; and his brother, Luke.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

When Josh McMullen and Jack Wilson graduate from East Webster High School, the duo will be taking different paths in an attempt to achieve similar goals.… Read more

Eupora set to host East Webster in hoops Friday

Eupora goes for a shoot during an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eagles and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School are hoping to head into next week’s Region 4-2A tournament at Winona on a positive note.… Read more

Holmes hoops takes MACJC North Division wins

From school reports

Holmes Community College sophomore Cedric Harper tipped in a missed shot for the homestanding Bulldogs with 27 seconds to go to give the Bulldogs the 77-76 lead and the win over the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers … Read more

Lady Bulldogs swept MMI to improve to 2-1 on the season

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went to 2-1 on the season with a doubleheader sweep of homestanding Marion (Ala.) Military Institute Saturday, 12-1 and 13-3.

Holmes was set to host Mississippi Delta on Tuesday in the … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/10/2016

Prep Basketball
5:30 p.m. — East Central at Hinds
6 p.m. — West Lowndes at Nanih Waiya
Junior College Basketball… Read more

MSU’s Dak Prescott plays well in Senior Bowl

From school reports

MOBILE, Ala. — He’s the most decorated player in school history, the owner of two Mississippi State academic degrees, an All-American and the 2015 Senior CLASS Award winner. On Saturday afternoon, Bulldog quarterback Dak Prescott added another … Read more

Ole Miss set to open 2016 season vs. FSU in primetime

From school reports

OXFORD – The inaugural Orlando Kickoff game between the Ole Miss Rebels and Florida State Seminoles will be played Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, and will be televised by ESPN in its primetime slot.

The Labor Day kickoff … Read more

Eupora basketball teams looking to get on track this week

Eupora’s Earlina Bingham moves the ball up court.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eupora High School basketball coach Danya Turner said the formula for his teams improving as the regular season winds down is relatively simple.

“We just need to learn to close better at the end … Read more

Softball signers

Eupora High School’s Courtney Hatcher, daughter of Kenny and Angie Hatcher, and Emily Littlejohn, daughter of Tim and Stacey Littlejohn… Read more