Category: Sports

East Webster wins two tight contests to open season

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Two big innings made the difference for the East Webster fast-pitch softball team on Saturday, as they opened the 2016 season with a sweep. The Lady Wolverines scored two runs in the top of…

Eagles drop two close ones

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eagles of Eupora High School dropped a pair of close games in the Choctaw County Snowball Classic  on Saturday, falling to Houston 4-2 and Cleveland 3-1.

East Webster baseball set to host South Pontotoc, Winston Academy

By Austin bishop Webster Progress Times The Wolverines of East Webster head into the first full week of the season seeking their first win of the season. EWHS was set to host South Pontotoc on Tuesday and Winston Academy on…

Eupora Eagles qualify for first-round of state tournament

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times When the dust had settled in the Region 4-2A Basketball Tournament held at Winona High School last week, the Eupora High School boys came out with the No. 4 seed, but head coach Danya…

East Webster girls one win away from returning to Jackson

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School are playing their best basketball at precisely the right time under first-year head coach Mike Seger. EWHS fell just three points short of winning the Region…

Sports Schedule – 02/24/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 25 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Tri-County at Leake 6 p.m. — Winston at Kirk Junior College Baseball Noon — Shelton (Ala.) State at EMCC (DH)

Big weekend pushes HCC Bulldogs to 4-4 on season

From school reports The Holmes Community College Bulldogs pulled their record to .500 at 4-4 with three of four wins over the weekend versus Southeastern Illinois College. On Saturday, the Bulldogs fell to Southeastern, 10-3 and then won 4-0. Holmes…

Lady Wolverines pick up two more victories

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster girls took Region 4-2A wins over Bruce (44-25) and Eupora (44-35) last week to move into the region tournament being played in Winona this week on a positive note. “This was…