Sports

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 22

Prep Football

7 p.m. — Lumberton at French Camp

7 p.m. — Louisville at Cleveland East Side

7 p.m. — Eupora at Baldwyn

Prep Basketball

4 p.m. — Grace Christian at Jackson Victors

6 p.m. — Choctaw … Read more

Eupora Eagles advance to North State semifinals

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Sometimes you don’t get quite what you expect and it still turns out good.

That’s exactly what happened for the Eupora High School Eagles last Friday night, as they rushed for 362 yards … Read more

Punt, Pass & Kick winners compete in Tupelo

Maben Lions Club NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition first-place winners (front) Jada Booker, Carson Norwood, Kaleb Parish, (back) Raven Cherry, Jensen Reed, Caziah Cooper and Leis Parish

By Jane Collins, Secretary

Maben Lions Club

 

First-place winners in the Maben Lions Club NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition on Sept. 28 were Jada Booker, 8-9 girls; Carson Norwood, 8-9 boys; Kaleb Parish, 10-11 boys; Raven Cherry, 10-11 … Read more

Lady Wolverines looking to return to South State

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

Veteran basketball coach Todd Hutchinson, who has seen time coaching in the college and junior college ranks, is excited about the promise his East Webster Lady Wolverines present for the upcoming season.… Read more

Big junior class holds key for 2013-14 Lady Eagles

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

First-year Eupora High School head girls basketball coach Katy McDonald will be depending on a large class of juniors each time her Lady Eagles take the floor this season.

She said she was … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 15

Women’s College Basketball

9:30 p.m. — Ole Miss vs. West Virginia in Rainbow Wahine Classic in Honolulu

SAT, NOV. 16

Prep Basketball

Lady Tiger Shootout at Ethel (11 a.m. — Durant vs. Choctaw County, 12:30 p.m. — … Read more

Embry coaches Lady Rockets to 2nd slow-pitch crown

Trae Embry

By Steve Swogetinsky

Sports Editor

The Neshoba Democrat

 

The Neshoba Central Lady Rockets swept Wayne County and repeated as state champions, capturing the Class 5A-6A slow-pitch softball title Oct. 26 at Freedom Ridge Park in Ridgeland.

The Lady Rockets … Read more

WCTS Blue Devils have historic legacy

(Right) The Webster County Training School’s 1969-70 state-championship basketball team: [top row] Coach Curtis Ford, Jackie Roberts (trainer, deceased), Robert Woodard (trainer), Elmer Davis, John Deloach, Archie Conley, Charlie Edwards, Sonnie Nash (deceased), Chris Carter (bookkeeper), Coach Gates (deceased), [bottom row] George A. Draine Jr., Jerry McComb, Andrew Jolliff, Willie Pass, Paul Brantley and Charles Brantley.

From Staff Reports

 

Some of the older generations of Webster County residents remember the days of the Webster County Training School, which was previously located at what is now Eupora Elementary School.

The athletes that attended the school during … Read more

Eupora faces familiar foe in Class 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

It really wasn’t much of a surprise to Junior Graham when he found out who his Eupora High School Eagles would be meeting in the first round of the MHSAA Class 2A … Read more