Category: Sports

Both East Webster squads win a pair

By Rocky Higginbotham

Webster Progress TimesEW tourney

Both East Webster basketball teams picked up a pair of victories on the hardwood last week.

The Lady Wolverines hammered Bruce 50-21 in a Region 4-2A contest last Tuesday, then avenged an earlier loss Read more

Eupora swept by Calhoun City; splits with Okolona

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times


Most coaches agree there is rough sledding in the Region 4-2A basketball race. Without a doubt, wins are hard to come by.

Eupora’s girls notched one of those hard-to-come by victories last Friday, Read more

Eupora falls at Choctaw County, preps for district play

By Rocky Higginbotham

Webster Progress-Times


Eupora ventured to Ackerman last Thursday in its final tune-up for Region 4-2A basketball action, and both squads dropped contests to Class 3A Choctaw County.

The Eagles fell 60-32 to a solid Chargers’ ballclub, Read more

East Webster drops pair to Calhoun City

By Rocky Higginbotham

Webster Progress-TImes


East Webster opened Region 4-2A play last Tuesday against Calhoun City, dropping a pair of district contests to begin 2017 action.

The Wolverines dropped a 72-58 decision to fall to 11-3, while the Lady Read more

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 Read more

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.EW christmas tourney

They got exactly that, as well as a tournament championship.

The Wolverines made a clean Read more

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 Read more

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.Luke Wilson

Wilson, a fierce competitor and bruising tackler, played Read more

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 Read more

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.Image00005

The three-day event gets started Wednesday and runs Read more