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City parks prepare for summer, winter sports

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress -Times   Baseball in the summer is a rich tradition here in Eupora, and most people remember watching games in the park when they were younger. Back then baseball was one of the only…

MSU Bulldogs remain undefeated in CWS

From combined reports   Mississippi State’s memorable season continued with another dramatic come-from-behind victory in the College World Series Monday. Trey Porter’s two-run single in the top half of the eighth inning lifted MSU to its second straight win at…

Eupora’s Steadman takes softball MVP honors

Steadman behind the plate.

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times   When it comes to softball, Allie Steadman likes to keep everything in front of her. That’s why the rising senior at Eupora High School enjoys being behind the plate more than any other position.…

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…