Sports

Eupora athlete chosen to compete in State Games

By Austin Bishop
The Webster-Progress Times

Rising senior Trey Pittman of Eupora High School will be one of 18 baseball players from District 4 to take part in the State Games of Mississippi all-star tournament that begins in Meridian later … Read more

Bishop, Forbes take top softball, baseball honors statewide

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Darby Bishop of Newton County High School and Ti’Quan Forbes of Columbia High School were recently named Miss Softball and Mr. Baseball respectively by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.
Bishop, a junior, went 21-0 on the … Read more

Rebels defeat Ragin’ Cajuns to earn trip to Omaha

From school reports

The Rebels have preached toughness and resiliency all season and those traits were on display Monday night as No. 6 Ole Miss (46-19) fought off Cajun rallies before breaking things open in the ninth inning to defeat … Read more

Bat Commanders win championship

The members of the Bat Commanders are [back] coach Lee McMullen, Dalton Ferguson, JJ McMullen, Justin Jenkins, Landen Wells, Preston Conlee, coach Nick Bingham, [front] Ty Freeman, Gavin Edwards, Baker Watson, Aiden Gore, Cameron Pilgram and Thomas Tucker.

During the weekend of April 25, the Bat Commanders traveled to Ridgeland to play in a World Series Global Qualifier.
The tournament was called “April Slam A/AA.” The boys not only … Read more

Hendrix among ECCC baseball award winners

Several East Central Community College baseball players received post-season honors following the recently completed 2014 campaign.
At the top of the list is
right-handed pitcher Conner West who was named first team MACJC All-State. The Taylorsville High School product was … Read more

Three from Webster County set to play in softball all-stars

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Three local athletes are set to take part in the Mississippi Association of Coaches Fast-Pitch Softball All-Star Games at Jones County Junior College in Ellisville this weekend.
Autumn Frost and Mamie Hollenhead of East Webster … Read more

East Webster finishes season ranked in C-L’s Top 15

EW softball champs

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Two weeks ago the Lady Wolverines of East Webster swept Taylorsville 3-2 and 12-2 to claim their second consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Championship.
Now they have been recognized by a statewide … Read more