Sports

East Webster softball off to 2-0 district start

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times.

It never hurts to have good pitching and make routine plays when it
comes to fast-pitch softball.

In fact, that’s exactly the formula the Lady Wolverines of East
Webster High School have used to … Read more

Wolverines split district doubleheader with St. Joe

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

So, so close.
On Wednesday morning, East Webster baseball coach Wes Johnson was
still lamenting about what could have been on Tuesday night.

His Wolverines were one strike away from sweeping a crucial district… Read more

Pittman’s double powers EHS past Pisgah

By Austin Bishop
The Webster-Progress Times

Trey Pittman cracked a three-run double in the top of the seventh
inning and then recorded the last two outs on the mound in the bottom
of the inning to lead Eupora High School … Read more

Lady Eagles take big win over Ackerman

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

If you can only win one out of three games, then it’s best to make
that one count.

That’s just what the Lady Eagles of Eupora High School did when they
took a crucial … Read more

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