Sports

Eagles lose two tight contests

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

After a pair of tough losses in back-to-back contests, the Eupora
fast-pitch softball team is looking to bounce back when it makes the
short trip to take on district foe Ackerman on Thursday.

After … Read more

Two Webster standouts make all-star roster

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

For at least one day, Allie Steadman and Alaina Hill will be
teammates this summer.

Eupora High School’s Steadman and East Webster High School’s Hill
have both been selected to play for the North team … Read more

Lady Wolverines open district play with Hamilton

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster fast-pitch softball team will be carrying a three-
game winning streak into its home match-up with league foe Hamilton
on Thursday night.

The Lady Wolverines took an 8-3 win over South … Read more

Eupora Eagles move to 3-1 in district play

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Brad Mitchell was extremely pleased with the way his Eupora Eagles
fought to take a 5-2 district win over visiting Ackerman High School
on Tuesday night.

“Everything is just a blur right now,” Mitchell … Read more

EW baseball banquet features Terry Thompson

From School Reports

The East Webster baseball team held its sixth annual First Pitch
Banquet on Feb. 22.

The speaker for this year’s banquet was Terry Thompson, veteran
baseball coach at East Mississippi Community College and Mississippi
Delta Community College.… Read more

Maben school grad made pro baseball player

By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

MABEN — The old O. L. Wicks School on Highway 15 North for years has
sat empty and in a bad physical shape, as many schools will do when
they are closed. However, it … Read more

Hard-nosed Rebels earn spot in NCAA Tournament

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Andy Kennedy is resilient.
No matter what criticism may come his way, the seventh-year head
coach of the Ole Miss men’s basketball team just keeps focusing on
his players and getting the most out of … Read more

Lady Wolverines drop tight game to Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster fought back after falling behind
6-0 to Nanih Waiya on Tuesday, but came up just short of a 7-5 score.

“It was a good game,” said East Webster … Read more

East Webster baseball off to hot start

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Ernie Banks doesn’t have anything on East Webster head baseball coach
West Johnson.

Banks, the Chicago Cubs Hall-of-Famer, was famous for saying “let’s
play two” when it came to his love of baseball. Johnson … Read more

Eupora baseball picks up first win of season

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

After a tough stretch of games against strong competition in Florida
over spring break, the Eupora baseball team returned home on Monday
and celebrated with its first win of the season.

The Eagles used … Read more