Category: Sports

Eupora boys top Coffeeville in Bruce Classic

By Rocky HIgginbotham Webster Progress Times Eupora’s boys ventured to Bruce to take part in the R.B. Shootout last Tuesday, where an outstanding shooting performance from Kaylend Coffey led the Eagles to a 63-56 win over Coffeeville. The win lifted…

Wolverines win Christmas Classic championship

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times East Webster’s basketball teams were hoping for solid competition last week to help get them ready for district play. They got exactly that, as well as a tournament championship. The Wolverines made a clean…

East Webster’s Hancock signs with Hinds

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times East Webster High School’s Miller Hancock is taking his baseball talents to the next level. Hancock, a two-sport standout who also shined as a wide receiver and quarterback for the Wolverines’ football team, recently…

Wilson hopes sports career is far from over

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes Luke Wilson hopes his last football game as a high school athlete will lead to a new beginning, rather than signal the end of his career. Wilson, a fierce competitor and bruising tackler, played…

EHS Lady Eagles head into week at 4-3

From staff reports Eupora’s basketball teams will return to action next week with a visit to Class 3A Choctaw County in Ackerman. The Lady Eagles finished the pre-Christmas portion of their schedule with a record of 4-3. The Eagles, who…

East Webster hosting Christmas tournament

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times There’s plenty of basketball action on tap this week at East Webster, as 16 teams from nine schools are participating in the East Webster Christmas Tournament. The three-day event gets started Wednesday and runs…

Eupora splits pair with Kosciusko

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times The Eupora girls’ basketball team got a big night in the post from Jabrieya Morton and in the backcourt from a pair of freshmen to knock off Class 4A Kosciusko 53-50 in its only…

East Webster to hold first-ever Silent Night hoops game

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times Lots of high school basketball teams across the state are taking this week off. Not only does East Webster have plenty of action scheduled, coach Michael Seger’s boys’ team has a special Christmas event…

East Webster hoops squads combine to win seven of eight

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress-Times It was a busy week for both basketball teams at East Webster, as coach Michael Seger’s boys and girls combined to win seven of the eight contests they played. East Webster started the week with…

Eagles, Lady Eagles each drop pair

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress-Times Both Eupora basketball teams dropped a pair of contests on the hardwood last week. The Lady Eagles fell 51-31 to Choctaw County last Tuesday, then lost a 66-25 decision to Kirk Academy on Friday in…