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Bears sweep ‘Cats

SUMMIT --- Thanks to four final-inning errors, Pearl River’s Wildcats blew a five-run lead here Wednesday to fall 7-6 to Southwest Mississippi and complete an MACJC doubleheader baseball sweep by the host Bears.
PRCC also fell 7-3 in the first game of the twin bill and are now 9-17 overall and 3-7 in league play, while SMCC improved to 10-12 and 4-6.
In the first game, things were scoreless for the first two-and-a-half innings before Southwest scored a run in the bottom of the third only to see Pearl River’s two in the fourth put the Wildcats up 2-1.

East Central sweeps River

Pearl River’s Carter Hankins pops out POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River was swept by East Central here Tuesday in MACJC doubleheader baseball action, falling 10-6 and 8-7 to the visiting Warriors marking the Wildcats’ sixth straight loss.
PRCC dropped to 7-15 overall and 1-5 in league play, while ECCC improved to 12-6 and 5-1.

Northwest sweeps River

MullisPOPLARVILLE --- Pearl River’s Wildcats was swept by Northwest Mississippi here Sunday in MACJC doubleheader baseball action, falling 7-0 and 5-3 to the visiting Rangers.
PRCC dropped to 7-13 overall and 1-3 in league play, while NWCC improved to 8-4 and 3-1.

Illinois Central sweeps River

Pearl River’s Tamaz Conerly POPLARVILLE --- The Illinois Central College Cougars swept Pearl River’s Wildcats in doubleheader baseball action here Sunday, winning the first game 11-0 in five innings before handing their hosts a 5-2 setback in the nightcap game.
PRCC dropped to 7-11 overall, while ICC, which is based in Mt. Carmel, Ill., is 2-0 to open its 2015 season.

River splits in day two at Pirate Invitational

PENSACOLA, Fla. --- Pearl River’s Wildcats split in final day action of the Pirate Invitational Tournament here at host Pensacola State College, falling to Wabash Valley (Ill.) 4-0 to open Sunday’s action before smacking host PSC 5-1.
Sunday’s opening setback to Wabash Valley marked the second loss to the Warriors as the school based in Mt. Carmel, Ill., defeated the Wildcats 7-1 in Saturday’s nightcap game.
PRCC improved to 6-8 overall with the win over the Pirates, while Wabash Valley is 8-1 and Pensacola State is 11-7.

Wildcats drop two in day one at Pirate Invitational Tourney

PENSACOLA, Fla. --- Pearl River’s Wildcats dropped to 5-7 overall after a two-game setback here Saturday in opening day action of the Pirate Invitational Tournament underway at host Pensacola State College.
PRCC was defeated by Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (Ga.) 9-3 in its opening game before falling to Wabash Valley College (Ill.) 7-1 in its nightcap game. The Wildcats eye a rematch with WVC at 10 a.m. Sunday before taking on host PSC at 12:30 p.m.

Pearl River’s Tuesday twin bill with Baton Rouge rescheduled

            POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River Community College’s Tuesday baseball doubleheader with Baton Rouge CC has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 21 here in Wildcat Stadium due to projected wet weather conditions.
            The twin bill was originally set for a 4 p.m. start, but will be played at the same starting time in April.
            The rescheduled contests mark a rematch between the home standing Wildcats and the Bears, as BRCC defeated PRCC 15-5 Feb. 14 in Baton Rouge, La.

Wildcats split with Saluquis

POPLARVILLE --- A day after falling to Southwest Tennessee 6-1, Pearl River’s Wildcats split with the visiting Saluquis in doubleheader baseball action here Saturday.
SWTCC took a 10-7 victory in the first game of the twin bill before PRCC was a 4-1 winner in the nightcap contest.
Following the split, Pearl River is now 5-5 overall, while Southwest Tennessee is 9-7.

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