Category: Sports

MSU Bulldogs travel to Missouri

From school reports STARKVILLE – Mississippi State advanced in the national football polls on Sunday, climbing to No. 24 in the Associated Press Top 25 and moving into the Amway Coaches poll at No. 25.

East Central women’s soccer season ends in MACJC tourney

From school reports The season ended for the East Central Community College women’s soccer team Friday with a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to the Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats in two overtimes in the semifinals of the Mississippi Association of…

Sports Schedules – 11/04/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 5 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Grenada at Neshoba Central Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Lamar School at Winston Academy Junior High School Basketball 6 p.m. — East Webster at Winona

Eupora’s Jones sparks No. 19 Ole Miss in win over Auburn

From combined reports The first touchdown of Derrick Jones’ collegiate career was a big one, as the former Eupora High School standout hauled in a 45-yard scoring pass from Chad Kelly late in the third quarter to break a 13-13…

Local prep basketball set to tip off Saturday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School are set to begin the 2015-16 basketball season when they take part in the Calhoun City Classic on Saturday. EHS is set to play Coffeeville at 11…

Bulldogs hope to repeat impressive 25-7 campaign

From school reports Nine members of the Region XXIII Champion and NJCAA Elite Eight finishing Holmes Community College Bulldog Basketball Team return for the 2015-16 campaign at Holmes.

HCC Lady Bulldogs have six returnees off last year’s strong team

Six members of the 2014-15 Holmes Community College Lady Bulldog Basketball team, who made an appearance in both the MACJC State Tournament and the Region XXIII Tournament, return for the 2015-16 campaign at Holmes. The Bulldogs, who finished the season…

Eagles push powerful Calhoun City to the limit in 13-7 loss

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times While he would have liked to have seen his team score a few more points, first year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards really liked the way his team competed for the…

Eupora wins MHSAA Class 2A State Softball Championship

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times When Khylar Cain scooped up a ground ball at second and fired it to Delta Newman at first base, the Eupora High School Lady Eagles and their legion of fans could finally breathe again.…

Eupora wins softball North state title with sweep of EW

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Before the Lady Eagles could take a shot at winning a state slow-pitch softball title, they had to get past nemesis East Webster last week. Eupora took care of that chore with a 6-3,…