Category: Sports

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,…

Lady Wolverines come to an end in North State finals

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School only lost four games during the 2015 slow-pitch fastball season, but two of them came in the MHSAA Class 2A North State Championship series, as Eupora…

Plenty on the line as East Webster, Eupora meet on Friday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times It’s that time of year again, and while East Webster head coach Doug Wilson says the Eupora-East Webster showdown is not intentionally scheduled for the last regular-season game of the year, it has certainly…

Wolverines pick up ninth football win of 2015 season

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Winning big football games is similar to boxing — when a team throws a punch, it’s important to counter. That’s just what the Wolverines of East Webster High School did on Friday night on…

Morton among Hinds CC summer graduates in 2015

Hinds Community College graduated 304 in two summer ceremonies on July 30 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus. Of the total number of graduates, 23 graduated summa cum laude, which is a perfect 4.0 grade point average; 42…

Sports schedules – 10/28/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 29 Prep Basketball TBA — Oak Hill Jamboree (Winston Academy girls entered) Junior High Basketball 5 p.m. — East Webster at French Camp

Holmes closes out 2015 season with 56-20 win

GOODMAN —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs put up over 600 yards of offense here today on the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers on Homecoming 2015 and picked up an impressive 56-20 win to end the 2015 season. With the…

Ole Miss Rebels take big win over Texas A&M

From school reports Saturday was supposed to be the return of Laremy Tunsil, but it was the Ole Miss ‘Landshark’ defense who stole the show. The swarming Rebel ‘D’ limited Texas A&M to just 192 yards of total offense and…

MSU ranked No. 25 after big SEC win over Kentucky

From school reports Mississippi State returned to the Associated Press Top 25 poll as the Bulldogs are ranked No. 25 following a 42-16 win over Kentucky on Saturday night. State (6-2, 2-2 Southeastern Conference) received 103 points and is ranked…

Wolverines improve to 2-1 in region play with win over Okolona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times All week long the East Webster Wolverines approached their road game at Okolona last Friday night as a business trip. Consider the deal done. “We were talking about taking care of business and staying…