Sports

Former East Webster standout making big splash at EMCC

Patterson

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

SCOOBA — Sharon Thompson knew Quantesha Patterson was a special talent, that’s why the veteran East Mississippi Community College head women’s basketball coach, spent so much time on her during the recruitment process.

That … Read more

Holmes football standouts sign scholarships

From school reports

GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week.

Dre Massey, a sophomore from Greenville, S.C., will take his talents to the University of Florida Gators next season. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/30/2015

WED, DEC. 30
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
College Football
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.
Women’s … Read more

Local prep basketball teams return to hardwood

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By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Both the Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy basketball teams were set to return to action this week after taking some time off for the Thanksgiving holiday.… Read more

Ackerman native seeks eighth state championship

Woods with the Starkville 6A North State trophy.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ricky Woods, who has won seven state football championships during his head coaching career including titles at Ackerman High School in 1997 and 2001, says that winning state championships wasn’t his first priority when he … Read more