Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6 College Basketball 7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU THURSDAY, JAN. 7 Prep Basketball East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:15 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs.

MSU pounds N.C. State to take Belk Bowl title

From School Reports CHARLOTTE, N.C. — To close out the 2015 season, Mississippi State (9-4) took down North Carolina State (7-6) 51-28 to win the Belk Bowl Wednesday. The Bulldogs started the game quickly on a 21-0 run, earning a…

HCC Men, Women hope to continue strong hoops start

From school reports Through the first 10 games of the season, the Holmes Community College Bulldogs are holding an 8-2 record and a 1-1 North Division record, while the women are 7-3 overall and 1-1 in the North. The men…

Former East Webster standout making big splash at EMCC

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.

Holmes football standouts sign scholarships

From school reports GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week. Dre Massey, a sophomore from Greenville, S.C., will take his talents to the University of Florida Gators next season.

Sports Schedules – 12/30/2015

WED, DEC. 30 Prep Basketball TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered) TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered) College Football 2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.

Former French Camp standout Hosket signs with SEMO

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times After a frustrating freshman year at Itawamba Community College in 2014, former French Camp Academy football standout Jesse Hosket transferred to East Central Community College for the 2015 season and found a home.

Eagles split pair headed into EW Christmas tourney

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School boys basketball team split a pair of contests last week, while the Lady Eagles lost both games they played. Both Eupora squads will be taking part in the East Webster…

MSU baseball ranked No. 11 by Collegiate Baseball

From school reports   STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was ranked No. 11 in Collegiate Baseball’s 2016 preseason poll, the publication announced Monday.   The Diamond Dawgs are coming off the most impressive summer in school history, where eight of its…

East Webster Christmas Classic set for Dec. 28-30

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress times The Wolverines and Lady Wolverines will be hosting the East Webster Christmas Classic Dec. 28-30. The eight-school basketball tournament will feature eight games each day beginning at 10 a.m. The first day’s games are…