Category: Sports

Club announces PPK Sectional winners

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club sponsored the winners of the local contest at the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Sectional level competition at Tupelo High School football field on Nov. 1. All of our participants…

Wolverines facing three-time champ in 2A title game

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times When there is an elephant in the room you can either ignore it or embrace it. After watching the East Webster baseball team celebrate a state championship last spring, EWHS head football coach Doug…

Special teams push Wolverines past Baldwyn for North 2A title

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times In a game of key offensive plays and big defensive stops it was the trio of Tyler Cosby, Shye Link and Qua Evans who teamed up to do something a little special for East…

East Webster alum Patterson once again honored

From school reports SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts…

Conrad completes 100-mile endurance race

For the WPT Mann Conrad of Starkville completed the Pinhoti 100-mile endurance race last month. He is the son of Phillip and Paulette Lewis of Walthall and Terry Conrad of Ripley, Tennessee. He is the son-in-law of Tommy and Donna…

Ackerman native seeks eighth state championship

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Ricky Woods, who has won seven state football championships during his head coaching career including titles at Ackerman High School in 1997 and 2001, says that winning state championships wasn’t his first priority when…

Sports Schedules – 12/02/2015

WED, DEC. 2 College Basketball 7 p.m. — Texas Southern at MSU THUR, DEC. 3 Prep Soccer 5:30/7 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville Junior High Basketball

East Central Bowl game set for 11 a.m. Saturday

From school reports East Central Community College Warrior football fans unable to travel to Copperas Cove, Texas, for the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl will be able to follow the action on radio and live stream video. No. 15…

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus. Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be…