Category: Sports

Lady Eagles softball team still flying high

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team ran its record to 13-1 on the season with four wins last week. After defeating Grenada 12-2 on Tuesday and Philadelphia 7-6 on Thursday in a thriller,…

Lady Wolverines take thriller over Neshoba Central to remain undefeated

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes Two of East Webster’s last four slow-pitch softball wins have come in dramatic fashion, as the Lady Wolverines headed into Tuesday’s home match-up with Bruce with a 13-0 record. The Lady Wolverines nipped Houston…

MSU falls just short against SEC rival LSU, 21-19

From school reports STARKVILLE — No. 14 LSU (1-0, 1-0 SEC) beat No. 25 Mississippi State (1-1, 0-1) 21-19 on Saturday night in Starkville to open the 2015 Southeastern Conference season. MSU’s senior quarterback Dak Prescott completed 34-of-52 passes for…

Slow start costs Holmes in 40-14 North Divison loss

From School Reports Costly mistakes early in the contest helped the Itawamba Community College Indians jump ahead of the Holmes Community College Bulldogs in the first quarter, and the Bulldogs then played from behind the remainder of the game and…

Lady Wolverines return home to host Houston Thursday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School posted a pair of road slow-pitch softball wins last week to run their mark to 9-0 on the season. The Lady Wolverines are set to host…

Newton among MSU drum majors

For the WPT Jesse Newton, a 2013 graduate of Eupora High School, is excited to be one of the four drum majors for the Famous Maroon Band at Mississippi State University. Starting as a freshman at MSU, he played the…

Undefeated Eagles set to take on rival Choctaw County Chargers

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Stephen Edwards is more than just a little pleased with the 3-0 start his Eupora High School football team has gotten off to this season. But the first-year head coach also knows his Eagles…

Eagles take flight in big home-opening win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Sometimes it just pays to listen. First-year Eupora head football coach Stephen Edwards took a little advice from assistant coach Danya Turner, leading to an easy 56-0 win over visiting French Camp Academy on…

Lady Eagles pick up three solid softball victories

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team won three of the four games it played last week, with the only loss coming to defending MHSAA Class 3A State Champion Philadelphia High School. EHS, 7-1…

JV Lady Wolverines

PHOTOS SUBMITTED BY PEGGY STUCKEY East Webster High School’s junior varsity softball team defeated