Sports

Wolverines squeeze out tight victories

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster baseball team is definitely on a roll.

After opening division play with a solid 8-0 win over rival Eupora on
Friday night, the Wolverines won a pair of thrillers on Saturday … Read more

Former Wolverines filling key roles for East Central

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Nothing Jordan Mixon or Ty Hendrix does on the baseball diamond
really surprises East Webster head baseball coach Wes Johnson.

“He will do whatever you ask him to do,” Johnson said of Mixon, who
along … Read more

Lady Eagles searching for their identity

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Seven games into the 2013 season, the young Eupora High School fast-
pitch softball team is still trying to find itself.

“I think the biggest thing we need is experience,” said first-year
EHS head … Read more

East Webster

From Press Reports

East Webster’s bowling team has definitely found its place in the
championship city.

After sweeping the regional tournament in Tupelo at Rebel Lanes, the
Wolverines were ready to take care of business in Jackson on Feb. 22… Read more

Wolverines 3-2 headed into match-up with Eupora

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster baseball team has experienced a little bit of good
and a little bit of bad this past week.

After opening the weekend with an 11-2 win over Bruce, the Wolverines
dropped … Read more

Eagles still seeking first win of season

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora head baseball coach Brad Mitchell was hoping to have a little
positive momentum headed into Friday night’s district opener against
homestanding East Webster. But his Eagles didn’t find any on Tuesday
night, as … Read more

High School spring sports info sought

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The spring sports season is officially under way and your local paper
is interested in covering our local high school, junior college and
college athletes.

All local high school coaches, athletic directors, scorekeepers and
boosters … Read more

Mitchell’s Eagles looking for consistency in season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eupora High School baseball coach Brad Mitchell says his team’s
formula for success this season is really a pretty simple equation:
throw strikes, play solid defense, and scratch out as many runs as
possible.… Read more

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, FEB. 28
Prep Baseball
TBA — Winona Tournament (Weir entered)
7:30 p.m. — Ackerman at Grenada
Prep Softball
4 p.m. — Weir at Ethel
6 p.m. — East Webster at Vardaman
6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater
FRIDAY, MARCH … Read more

Wolverines counting on new faces on mound

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

It’s not every day you have a pitching staff like Cody Silver, Conner
Burton and Ty Hendrix. It’s also not every day that you have to
replace them.

That’s the obstacle facing veteran baseball coach … Read more