Category: Sports

Lady Eagles advance to North State finals against EW

Delta Claire Newman at 1st.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School took care of business last week by sweeping both of their playoff series to earn a spot in the MHSAA Class 2A North State Finals against visiting … Read more

Lady Wolverines roll into North State finals with two sweeps

Bailie Springfield waits on base for her team to hit the ball and drive her to the home base.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster rolled into a re-match with Eupora for the MHSAA Class 2A North State Slow-Pitch Softball Championship by sweeping a pair of foes in the first two rounds of … Read more

Eagles drop tough region contest to Winona, 24-14

Al Dumas running behind the blocks of Justin Richardson and Christian Long.
Photos by Richard Love/Ballshotz

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School football team hopes to bounce back from its first Region 4-2A loss of the season when the Eagles play host to a powerful Calhoun City team on Friday night.

The … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/21/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 22
Prep Football
7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
Prep Volleyball
TBA — Second Round of MHSAA Playoffs
Junior College Football… Read more

Bulldogs improve to 5-2 with win over visiting Louisiana Tech

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (5-2) downed Louisiana Tech (4-3) 45-20 as part of Homecoming on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium. After a slow start following the 11 a.m. kickoff, MSU rallied from a 14-0 deficit in the … Read more

Holmes takes North Division win over Coahoma, 34-17

From school reports

Holmes Community College freshman running back Matt Fuller punished the Coahoma Community College Tigers last Thursday night in Clarksdale rushing for 180 yards and two touchdowns as the Bulldogs won 34-17.… Read more

EMCC Lions clinch MACJC North Division championship

From school reports

SCOOBA – Clinching their seventh MACJC North Division football title in eight years, the eighth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College also secured a No. 1 seed for the upcoming state playoffs by earning a 49-16 home … Read more

Undefeated Memphis stuns Ole Miss 37-24

From school reports

MEMPHIS — Junior wide receiver Laquon Treadwell had a school record 14 catches for a career-high 144 yards, but No. 12 Ole Miss fell to No. 22 Memphis 37-24 Saturday afternoon at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. After … Read more

HCC Homecoming

The 2015-2016 Homecoming maids from Holmes’ Grenada Campus are Hannah Waters and Anna Catherine Lancaster, both of Grenada County, freshman maids; Abby Vance of Grenada County, student body maid; Felicia Murray of Bolivar County and Jennifer Tehan of Webster County, sophomore maids.

Festivities for Homecoming 2015 at Holmes Community College will be Oct. 24,… Read more

Eupora, East Webster have sights set on deep playoff runs

Eupora and East Webster playing against each other earlier in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School and Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School began play in the MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday.

If both teams won on Tuesday, … Read more