Category: Sports

Eupora Eagles flying high at right time

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

As the basketball season draws to a close, the Eupora High School boys basketball team has found its rhythm.

With two wins last week, the Eagles head into this week’s action confident. If they … Read more

No. 2 ranked Lady Wolverines improve to 16-0 on season

East Webster’s Macie Allen taking a shot.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The Lady Wolverines, ranked No. 2 in MHSAA Class 2A according to the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, improved their season record to 16-0 with three wins last week, including a 50-36 win over Taylorsville in the Mid-Mississippi … Read more

Old Sports Dude: Mid-Mississippi Challenge worth the time, travel

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Ackerman may have a population of just a busload or two over 1,500, but in late January the Choctaw County town becomes the center of girls high school basketball in Mississippi.

Since 2007 Gary Beals … Read more

Lady Eagles pick up two wins, EHS boys one

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School picked up a pair of high school basketball wins last week, including an overtime thriller on Friday night that saw Korionna McKinney score on a last-second put … Read more

Reid named Diamond Girl at ICC

Members of Itawamba Community College’s Diamond Girls have been selected for the 2015 baseball season.
They include Bailey Reid of Eupora.

Itawamba CC sets football tryout dates
FULTON Itawamba Community College head football coach Sean Cannon has announced Thursday, Feb. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/28/15

Prep Basketball
6 p.m. Nanih Waiya at Grace Christian (Boys only)
Junior College Basketball
5/7 p.m. Holmes at Northwest
5:30/7:30 p.m. Meridian at East Central
5:30/7:30 p.m. Northeast at EMCC
Women’s College Basketball… Read more

Webster County girl signs scholarship with HCC

Kristi Jones, Kaitlin Jones and George Jones, (back row) Debbie Knight and Colleen Jones with Winston Academy headmaster and coaches.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Making changes is something Kaitlin Jones is getting used to.

The Winston Academy senior, who recently moved from Sturgis to the Stewart community near Eupora, will be making the big step to playing fast-pitch … Read more

East Webster boys, girls pick up two wins each

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Last week was a successful one on the hardwood for both East Webster basketball teams as they swept past Hebron Christian and Vardaman.

The Wolverines improved to 6-7 on the season with a 66-60 … Read more

EW, Eupora girls set for Mid-Mississippi Challenge

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times
The Lady Wolverines of East Webster and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School will be two of 18 girls basketball teams taking part in the ninth edition of the Mid-Mississippi Challenge, which will be played … Read more

Holmes Bulldogs push winning streak to six

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished its non-conference schedule here Thursday night with a 75-53 win over Baton Rouge Community College to run their winning streak to six game.

With the win, the Bulldogs move to 10-4 … Read more