Category: Sports

Eupora wins softball North state title with sweep of EW

Haylee McCrory is safe at 2nd.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Before the Lady Eagles could take a shot at winning a state slow-pitch softball title, they had to get past nemesis East Webster last week.

Eupora took care of that chore with a 6-3, … Read more

Lady Wolverines come to an end in North State finals

Kerrigan Clark at pitcher.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School only lost four games during the 2015 slow-pitch fastball season, but two of them came in the MHSAA Class 2A North State Championship series, as Eupora … Read more

Plenty on the line as East Webster, Eupora meet on Friday

A host of Eagles bring down the Calhoun City ball carrier and must be prepared for this Friday night.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

It’s that time of year again, and while East Webster head coach Doug Wilson says the Eupora-East Webster showdown is not intentionally scheduled for the last regular-season game of the year, it has certainly … Read more

Wolverines pick up ninth football win of 2015 season

DIANA EDWARDS
East Webster running back Chase Keller (8) rushed for three touchdowns in Friday night’s 45-6 home win over Bruce.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Winning big football games is similar to boxing — when a team throws a punch, it’s important to counter. That’s just what the Wolverines of East Webster High School did on Friday night on … Read more

Morton among Hinds CC summer graduates in 2015

Hinds Community College graduated 304 in two summer ceremonies on July 30 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus.

Of the total number of graduates, 23 graduated summa cum laude, which is a perfect 4.0 grade point average; 42 … Read more

Sports schedules – 10/28/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 29
Prep Basketball
TBA — Oak Hill Jamboree (Winston Academy girls entered)
Junior High Basketball
5 p.m. — East Webster at French Camp… Read more

Holmes closes out 2015 season with 56-20 win

GOODMAN —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs put up over 600 yards of offense here today on the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers on Homecoming 2015 and picked up an impressive 56-20 win to end the 2015 season.

With the … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels take big win over Texas A&M

From school reports

Saturday was supposed to be the return of Laremy Tunsil, but it was the Ole Miss ‘Landshark’ defense who stole the show.

The swarming Rebel ‘D’ limited Texas A&M to just 192 yards of total offense and … Read more

MSU ranked No. 25 after big SEC win over Kentucky

From school reports

Mississippi State returned to the Associated Press Top 25 poll as the Bulldogs are ranked No. 25 following a 42-16 win over Kentucky on Saturday night.

State (6-2, 2-2 Southeastern Conference) received 103 points and is ranked … Read more

Wolverines improve to 2-1 in region play with win over Okolona

East Webster offense lines up against Winona in an earlier game in the season. Deanna Lowery/ Courtesy photo

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

All week long the East Webster Wolverines approached their road game at Okolona last Friday night as a business trip. Consider the deal done.

“We were talking about taking care of business and staying … Read more