Category: Sports

HCC Bulldogs improve record to 7-0 on season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 7-0 on the season with an 88-74 non-division win over the Southern University-Shreveport Jaguars today in Goodman. Holmes will take time off for the Thanksgiving break. The Bulldogs will return to action on…

Prescott sets school record

From school reports FAYETTEVILLE —  In a wild back and forth affair, Mississippi State (8-3, 4-3 SEC) outlasted Arkansas (6-4, 4-3) to win 51-50 on the road Saturday night. A potential game-winning field goal attempt by Arkansas was blocked by…

Former East Webster star Patterson takes MACJC Honors

From school reports East Mississippi Community College freshman forward Quantesha Patterson has been tabbed the season’s first MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week to tip off her promising collegiate career. The 5-foot-11 Patterson averaged 26.5 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5…

Wolverines win tough road battle to advance to third round

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster High School football team may want to consider getting a P.O. Box somewhere in the Mississippi Delta. For the second consecutive week the Wolverines will be playing in that region of…

Eagles, Lady Eagles take two from homestanding Ethel

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School boys basketball team opened its season on a positive note Saturday with a 49-39 road win over Ethel, while the Lady Eagles also won to run their early-season mark to…

Eupora football season ends with 31-8 loss to Baldwyn

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Some big plays go your way and some don’t. It was an unfortunate combination of those two scenarios that lead Baldwyn to outscore Eupora 23-0 in the second half of their MHSAA Class 2A…

Wolverines set for trip to Rolling Fork to face South Delta

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster High School football team will be getting a little history lesson this week as the Wolverines prepare to visit South Delta in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State…

Lady Eagles opens hoops season with solid win

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School overcame a slow start on Saturday in the Calhoun City Classic to roll to a 46-22 season-opening win over Coffeeville. “I think we were able to apply…

Holmes Bulldogs opens hoops season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 2-0 on the season last Thursday night with a 78-46 win over the Bears of Baton Rouge Community College. Holmes led 40-19 at halftime and then outscored the Bears 38-27 in the second…

Ole Miss drops bizarre 53-52 SEC contest to Arkansas in OT

OXFORD – Sometimes, football doesn’t make sense. Trailing seven points in the first overtime and facing a 4th-and-25 from the 40-yard line, Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen completed a pass to Hunter Henry to the 26-yard line. Henry, while being tackled…