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Three county players on State Games baseball team

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times   Three local players will be a part of the District 4 All-Star team that will take part in the State Games of Mississippi Baseball Tournament at Meridian Community College’s Scaggs Field on June 19-23.…

MSU Bulldogs return to Omaha for CWS

From school reports   Mississippi State clinched its ninth appearance in the College World Series with a dramatic 6-5 win over No. 6 national seed Virginia Monday afternoon at Davenport Field to clinch the Charlottesville Super Regional. With the victory,…

Player in All-Star game has Mathiston ties

Sparks

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   Fifty of some of the best high school baseball players played in Busch Stadium on June 14, and this was the first year for the Illinois-Missouri All-Star Baseball Game to be played under…

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Ole Miss Rebs travel to N.C. St. for NCAA Regional The Ole Miss Rebels (37-22) learned their postseason fate on Monday morning and will travel to North Carolina State for an NCAA Regional, where the Rebels will open up post-season…

MSU set to host NCAA Regional this weekend

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times   STARKVILLE — Beginning on Friday, Mississippi State University will be hosting an NCAA Regional Baseball Tournament for the 12th time in school history. Joining top-seeded MSU in the four-team tourney set for Dudy…

East Webster’s Davis held MCC at nationals

From school reports   Meridian Community College women’s tennis team had their best finish as a Division I team earlier this month at the NJCAA women’s national tennis tournament in Tucson, Arizona. Meridian’s women turned in an outstanding performance in…

East Webster’s McKee to play in all-star game

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times   A East Webster senior will be representing the Wolverines once again on Saturday in the D.M. Howie MHSAA All-Star Baseball game set for Smith-Wills Stadium. Cody McKee of EWHS will take part…

Wolverines close out season with win

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times Austin McGinnis closed out his East Webster baseball career in fine fashion has he tossed a complete game three-hitter to lead the Wolverines to a 13-3 season ending win over homestanding French Camp on…

Lady Eagles fall in first-round of playoffs

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times Hatley scored 22 runs in two games to sweep a best-of-three play-in series from the Eupora High School Lady Eagles in the MHSAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch State Playoffs over the weekend. EHS dropped a…