Sports

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

Lady Wolverines head to South State

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times

The only thing standing between East Webster and a trip to the MHSAA Class 2A South State Girls Tournament at Scott Central this weekend were the Lady Rebels of Richton.

They didn’t stand there long.… Read more

Things looking up for Eupora basketball

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times

While both the Eagles and Lady Eagles saw their seasons come to an end earlier this year, there has been plenty of optimism stored up for the future.

“Both programs are going in the right … Read more

Webster county players selected for honors

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

With the end of the Mississippi High School Activities Association 2012 football season, several Webster county players were selected as Region 2-2A honorees.

Eupora The Eupora Eagles stacked up postseason awards commemorating a historical … Read more

Banks looks to Gator Bowl, back

From University Relations

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State’s Johnthan Banks is looking forward to the New Year, the Gator Bowl and the spring’s NFL draft.

However, the nation’s top defensive back is also reminiscing this holiday season about his successful journey to … Read more