Category: Sports

Eagles, Lady Eagles take two from homestanding Ethel

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School boys basketball team opened its season on a positive note Saturday with a 49-39 road win over Ethel, while the Lady Eagles also won to run their early-season mark to … Read more

Eupora football season ends with 31-8 loss to Baldwyn

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Some big plays go your way and some don’t.

It was an unfortunate combination of those two scenarios that lead Baldwyn to outscore Eupora 23-0 in the second half of their MHSAA Class 2A … Read more

Wolverines set for trip to Rolling Fork to face South Delta

Senior Malcomb Jones heads downfield against Walnut during the Wolverines’ 42-8 Class 2A playoff win at home Friday night.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster High School football team will be getting a little history lesson this week as the Wolverines prepare to visit South Delta in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State … Read more

Lady Eagles opens hoops season with solid win

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School overcame a slow start on Saturday in the Calhoun City Classic to roll to a 46-22 season-opening win over Coffeeville.

“I think we were able to apply … Read more

Holmes Bulldogs opens hoops season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 2-0 on the season last Thursday night with a 78-46 win over the Bears of Baton Rouge Community College.

Holmes led 40-19 at halftime and then outscored the Bears 38-27 in the second … Read more

Ole Miss drops bizarre 53-52 SEC contest to Arkansas in OT

OXFORD – Sometimes, football doesn’t make sense.

Trailing seven points in the first overtime and facing a 4th-and-25 from the 40-yard line, Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen completed a pass to Hunter Henry to the 26-yard line. Henry, while being tackled … Read more

Northwest Mississippi gains MACJC title

SENATOBIA – The wait is finally over.

For the first time in 16 long years, the Northwest Rangers are MACJC Football Champions, defeating Gulf Coast 34-24 on Saturday to claim its ninth football title in program history (2015, 1999, 1992, … Read more

Field position, tough defense leads East Webster to 21-0 win in Maroon Bowl

Wolverine ball carrier moves down field as a host of Eagles go for the tackle.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

While the real estate business might be all about location, location, location, the Maroon Bowl played between homestanding East Webster and arch-rival Eupora on Friday night came down to field position, field position, field … Read more

EW’s Patterson ready to play for EMCC Lady Lions

Members of the EMCC women's basketball team are: Front Row (L-R): Tianna Germain, Cam Campbell, Jessica Wilbourn, Ki-Ki Patterson, Bre Jernigan, T.J. Harper, Anissia May. Back Row (L-R): Gabrielle Cole, Kimmie Jackson, Coco Hobson, Head Coach Sharon Thompson, Assistant Coach Michael Morgan, Quantesha Patterson, Chenya Sealey, Camry Jones.

From school reports

SCOOBA – Unlike a year ago when they began the campaign with a roster full of newcomers, the East Mississippi Community College Lady Lions will open the much-anticipated basketball season with a handful of familiar faces under … Read more

Wolverines set to open MHSAA 2A playoffs at home on Friday

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Quarterback Jack Wilson (6) heads downfield against Eupora.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Wolverines of East Webster High School will begin taking care of a little unfinished business when they play host to Walnut at 7 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the MHSAA … Read more