Sports

EWHS tennis duo inks with Meridian

East Webster High School tennis player Hayden Hill signs a letter of intent with Meridian Community College. Joining her are (front) her parents, Scott and Liz Hill; (back) EWHS tennis coach Pam Champion; and Hill’s siblings, Ryleigh, Morgan and Preston Hill.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
MABEN — Two East Webster High School seniors have signed national letters of intent to play tennis for Meridian Community College in 2015-16.

John Taylor Champion and Hayden Hill signed with MCC in front … Read more

Lady Eagles pick up three wins on diamond

Sidney Bailey pitching against New Hope.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School softball team won three of the four games it played last week including a key 10-6 Region 4-2A win over homestanding Bruce on Tuesday.

The Lady Eagles followed up that … Read more

Lady Bulldogs riding eight game winning streak

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs won all eight games they played last week to move to 9-5 in the MACJC North Division and 16-8 overall. HCC picked up a pair of doubleheader sweeps over Coahoma Community … Read more

Graham-Moss golf tourney set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Phyllis A. Graham-Steven B.Moss Scholarship Benefit Golf Tournament is set to for this Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at Louisville Country Club in Louisville.

The annual tournament raises money for scholarships for graduates of … Read more

Wolverines take 5-4 Friday thriller over Eagles

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Wolverines of East Webster High School won three games last week to improve to 8-1 overall, including a crucial 5-4 Region 4-2A road win over rival Eupora High School on Friday night.

East … Read more

Eagles take 9-5 win over FCA

Courtney Hatcher getting the out at 1st

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eupora High School, the defending MHSAA Class 2A North State Baseball Champions, improved to 2-0 on the season with a 9-5 win over French Camp last week.

The Eagles were set to play Calhoun … Read more

Holmes’ history-making season ends in heartbreaking loss

From school reports

The history-making 2014-15 basketball season came to a painful end here today in the quarterfinals of the NJCAA National Tournament with the Holmes Community College Bulldogs falling to the Hill College Rebels, 73-72.

The Bulldogs ended the … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/25/2015

SUNDAY, MARCH 22
College Baseball
Noon — Mississippi State at Kentucky
1:30 p.m. — Florida at Ole Miss
College Softball
1 p.m. — Delta State at Alabama-Huntsville
1 p.m. — Mississippi State at Ole Miss… Read more

MACJC All-Star Basketball Games set for April 11

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College in Decatur is again serving as host site for the annual MACJC (Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges) All-Star Basketball Games.

This year’s event is set for Friday, April 10. … Read more

Brand named girls basketball coach of the year

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

East Webster head girls basketball coach Bill Brand has been named Girls Coach of the Year for all classifications by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.

Brand stepped in after the Christmas break and took over the reigns … Read more