Sports

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

Hard-nosed Rebels earn spot in NCAA Tournament

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Andy Kennedy is resilient.
No matter what criticism may come his way, the seventh-year head
coach of the Ole Miss men’s basketball team just keeps focusing on
his players and getting the most out of … Read more

Lady Wolverines drop tight game to Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster fought back after falling behind
6-0 to Nanih Waiya on Tuesday, but came up just short of a 7-5 score.

“It was a good game,” said East Webster … Read more

East Webster baseball off to hot start

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Ernie Banks doesn’t have anything on East Webster head baseball coach
West Johnson.

Banks, the Chicago Cubs Hall-of-Famer, was famous for saying “let’s
play two” when it came to his love of baseball. Johnson … Read more

Eupora baseball picks up first win of season

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

After a tough stretch of games against strong competition in Florida
over spring break, the Eupora baseball team returned home on Monday
and celebrated with its first win of the season.

The Eagles used … Read more

Eupora Lady Eagles beginning to turn corner

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

After winning just one of its first six games, the Eupora High School
fast-pitch softball team seems to be headed in the right direction.

The Lady Eagles split four games in the annual Clarkdale … Read more

Eupora baseball makes annual Florida trip

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

While Ponce de Leon may have gone to what would eventually become
Florida in search of the fountain of youth, the young Eupora Eagles
headed to the Sunshine State in search of something just … Read more

Lady Eagles travel to Meridian for ‘Spring Fling”

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora head softball coach Kaley Harris knows her Lady Eagles will
run into some stiff competition when they make their way to Meridian
this weekend for the annual Clarkdale ‘Spring Fling’ fast-pitch
event, but … Read more

EHS powerlifting team members advance

From School Reports

The Eupora High School powerlifting team, under the direction of
Coach Chad White, competed in the regional powerlifting meet Feb. 9.

The Eagles performed well at this competition, earning the title of
Region 2-2A champions and advancing … Read more

Lady Wolverines riding six-game winning streak

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-TImes

After opening the season with a pair of losses, the East Webster fast-
pitch softball team has righted its ship in a big way.

Over a four-game stretch last week the 6-2 Lady Wolverines … Read more