Category: Sports

Sports Schedules – 09/23/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 24 Prep Softball 4:30/6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster 5/6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Caledonia 5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Nanih Waiya Prep Volleyball 5:30/6:30 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County

East Webster takes tough 21-13 win over 4A Houston

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Time If you were in East Webster’s locker room at halftime last Friday night, you may have been confused as to who was actually ahead. “Our kids were so focused at halftime,” East Webster head…

Eagles hope to keep hanging up wins heading into region play

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times It’s time to set new goals. That’s the way first-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards is approaching the rest of the season. Going into the 2015 campaign Edwards had hopes of…

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…