Category: Sports

Johnson, four Wolverines, honored by MAC

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times East Webster head baseball coach Wes Johnson and four of his Wolverines were recently honored by the Mississippi Association of Coaches following their MHSAA Class 2A State Championship run this past spring. Johnson was named…

Schedule provides Eupora with early tests

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times First-year coach Stephen Edwards and his Eupora High School football team hope to be a little battle-tested when they head into the Region 4-2A schedule on Oct. 2 at Okolona. The Eagles, who finished…

Wolverines have different perspective on 7-on-7

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Footballs have been flying all over high school and college fields this summer as Mississippi prep football teams try to tune up their offensive attacks by taking part in 7-on-7 camps and leagues. But…

Sports events – 07/08/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21 Prep Football 7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville 7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya 7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp 7 p.m. — Vardaman at East Webster 7 p.m. — Strider at Kemper…

East Webster basketball teams adjusting to coaching changes

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Two teams, two different challenges. That’s the way first-year East Webster basketball coach Michael Seger sees the paths his boys and girls basketball teams will be taking this season. For the Lady Wolverines it…

Eagles looking for gridiron depth this season

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times First-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards is so pleased with the depth his team has going into the 2015 season that he plans on spending the month of July having his…

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and…

Pittman finds his baseball opportunity in Kansas

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Trey Pittman was just looking for the right fit. The three-sport standout at Eupora High School says he found just what he was looking for in Great Bend, Kansas. Pittman signed with Barton Community…

Banks: Tampa Bay defense looks to be better

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Former East Webster High School standout Johnthan Banks, says his Tampa Bay Buccaneers are looking to put an improved defense on the field when the regular season kicks off on Sept. 13 with the…

Eupora’s Turner will coach both boys, girls

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times Danya Turner won’t be in an unfamiliar position this basketball season when he coaches both the boys and girls basketball teams at Eupora High School. Turner, who found out he would be adding the girls…