Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 05/13/15

WED, MAY 13
Prep Tennis
TBA — State Championships at Ridgeland Tennis Center
Junior College Softball
TBA  — NJCAA Division II Softball National Championship at Traceway Park in Clinton (East Central, Miss. Gulf Coast entered)

THUR, MAY 14
Prep Baseball… Read more

Lady Eagles win two straight to advance to North finals

Coach Harris talking to the team.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
 
It wasn’t easy for the Eupora High School softball team last week, but that’s the way it is sometimes when it comes to things that really matter.

After dropping a series opening 9-7 decision … Read more

East Webster rallies to advance to third round

PHOTOS BY DIANA EDWARDS
East Webster players celebrate during Game 3 of the second-round series of the MHSAA Class 2A State Baseball Playoffs. The Wolverines defeated Baldwyn 10-6 in the deciding game at home Saturday to win the series and advance to face East Union in the third round.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The Wolverines of East Webster High School bounced back from having their 14-game winning streak snapped to take two consecutive elimination game wins over Baldwyn last week.

The best-of-three series win over the Bearcats pushed … Read more

Eagles seek return trip to Pearl for state championships

PHOTOS BY JUDY PITTMAN
Eupora defeated the Mantachie Mustangs 11-4 in Game 1 at home on April 27 in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Playoffs. On the field for the Eagles: center fielder Jalan Embry.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora High School baseball team took a step closer to defending its MHSAA Class 2A North State Championship with a sweep of Mantachie in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Baseball … Read more

Holmes sets dates for tryouts

From school reports

The Holmes Community College baseball team, with finished 22-20 overall and 13-15 in MACJC play, will hold tryouts for the 2015-16 season on two consecutive Friday’s in May at 10 a.m at Charlie Donald Field on the … Read more

East Webster set to defend 2A tennis title Monday

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

With Madison St. Joseph in the rearview mirror, the East Webster High School tennis team can now set its focus directly on the prize — winning a second consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State … Read more

Sports Schedules – 05/06/15

WED, MAY 6
Prep Golf
TBA — MHSAA Class 3A State Golf Tournament at Carolina Golf Club in Jackson
College Softball… Read more

Lady Wolverines roll to easy sweep in playoff series

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

East Webster’s march toward another MSHAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch State Championship picked up a lot of steam over the past two weeks, as the Lady Wolverines won three impressive regular season games last week, … Read more

Eupora cruises to first-round win over H.W. Byers

PHOTOS BY JUDY PITTMAN
Eupora swept the H.W. Byers Lions 9-0-and 12-0 at home Thursday to advance to the second round of the Class 2A state playoffs. On the mound for the Eagles in the opening-round doubleheader are Trey Pittman in Game 1

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

First year Eupora High School head baseball coach Michael Knight said his team’s philosophy is pretty straight forward as the Eagles move into the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Playoffs.

“The … Read more

Wolverines seek return to state championships

COURTESY PHOTO
East Webster faces Madison St. Joseph in the 2A North Half tennis championship at 2 p.m. today at the Ridgeland Tennis Center. East Webster players include JonHayden Hancock (front) and Mary Mae Turner.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster High School tennis team went into this week just one win away from having the opportunity to defend its MHSAA Class 2A State Championship.

After 7-0 wins over Pisgah and Union in … Read more