Sports

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

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 8

Prep Football

7 p.m. — French Camp at Sebastopol

7 p.m. — West Oktibbeha at Nanih Waiya

7 p.m. — Noxapater at West Lowndes

Men’s College Basketball

7 p.m. — Prairie View at MSU

7:30 p.m. — … Read more

Four tough losses close out season for East Webster

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster’s season-ending loss to Eupora on Friday night was a tough one for the Wolverines, bringing to culmination a four-game stretch that saw a six-game winning streak turn into a series of … Read more

Lady Wolverines win South title

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

When East Webster softball coach Lee Berryhill looks back over what his Lady Wolverines have done over the past 15 months, it’s hard for him to complain.

During that span they played … Read more

FCA to celebrate homecoming Friday

From Staff Reports

 

French Camp Academy homecoming festivities begin tonight with a blackout pep rally at 6:30 at the FCA gym. The pep rally be will be glowing in the dark!

“Glow BLUE or Go Home!” is the homecoming … Read more

Holmes Community College Bulldogs defeats Coahoma

By Steve Diffey

Sports Information Director

Holmes Community College

 

CLARKSDALE —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs ended the regular season by winning its last three out of five games after defeating Coahoma Community College here, 48-21.

The Bulldogs piled … Read more

Eupora could finish second in Region 4-2A

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

It doesn’t take Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham long to cut to the chase.

“If we can’t get ready to play this week, with all that is at stake, … Read more