Sports

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

Six MHSAA state baseball champions crowned

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Oak Grove, New Hope, West Lauderdale, Kossuth, Taylorsville, and Smithville all exited Trustmark Park in Pearl as MHSAA State Baseball Champions last week.
Only two of the best-of-three series to determine the champions in all … Read more

Holmes set to host basketball camps

Holmes Community College head women’s basketball Coach Jamilah Andrews has set the 2014 Jamilah Andrews Basketball Skills Camp for June 16-June 20 on the Goodman Campus of Holmes Community College.
The Jamilah Andrews Basketball Camp is a fun environment for … Read more