SUMMIT --- Pearl River’s Wildcats pulled off a 2-0, 11-inning marathon victory over Southwest Mississippi in the first game of an MACJC South Division doubleheader here Wednesday, but the host Bears bounced back with an 8-6 win in the nightcap game.
PRCC is now 16-12 overall and 3-5 in division play, while SMCC is 11-13 and 5-5.
In the opening game, the two teams battled through 10 scoreless innings until the Wildcats scored two runs in the top of the 11th to take the hard-fought victory.
BATON ROUGE, La. --- The Pearl River Wildcats snapped an eight-game losing streak here Tuesday with a dominating 11-6 and 11-7 doubleheader sweep over Baton Rouge (La.).
PRCC smacked a combined 26 hits in the twin bill to improve to 13-11 overall, while BRCC dropped to 11-19. Thursday’s victories marked The River’s second sweep of the year over the Bears, as the Wildcats were 4-1 and 9-1 winners on Feb. 8 at the Concordia Recreation District Complex in Vidalia, La.
POPLARVILLE --- Top-ranked Jones County proved worthy of its No. 1 national ranking here Saturday after sweeping the host Pearl River in MACJC South Division baseball action in Wildcat Stadium.
PRCC, which evened its overall record to 11-11 and dropped to 0-4 in division play, saw its losing streak grow to eight after suffering 3-2 and 4-1 losses to the visiting Bobcats. JCJC, on the other hand, improved to 21-1 and 2-0 and should remain perched atop of the NJCAA Division II poll in next week’s balloting.
WESSON --- Pearl River’s Wildcats opened their MACJC South Division schedule here Thursday with a pair of one-run, extra-inning losses to Copiah-Lincoln’s Wolfpack.
CLCC was a 9-8 victor in the first eight inning contest, while the Wolves took an eight inning 2-1 win in the nightcap game to improve to 6-12 overall and 4-0 in division play. PRCC dropped to 11-9 and 0-2.
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River’s Wildcats were swept by Illinois Central College here Sunday with pair of one-run losses.
The visiting Cougars out of East Peoria, Ill., took a 6-5 victory in the opening game before winning 9-7 in the nightcap to see PRCC drop to 11-7 overall.
GOODMAN --- Pearl River's Wildcats split here Sunday at Charlie Donald Field on the campus of Holmes Community College, nipping Mineral Area College (Mo.) 6-5 before falling to the host Bulldogs 7-2.
PRCC is now 10-2 overall, while MAC, a Division I program out of Park Hills, Mo., dropped to 8-5. HCC is now 8-2.
MILLINGTON, Tenn. --- Pearl River’s Wildcats split in their final day of action of the Flag City Junior College Classic here Tuesday, falling to Southwest Tennessee 9-4 before rebounding with a lopsided 8-2 victory over Ellsworth (Ia.) in renowned USA Stadium.
PRCC ends its road trip at 8-2 overall.
Against Memphis-based SWT, the Saluqis went up 3-0 with a solo run in the bottom of the second and two more in the third, while the Wildcats scored their first run in the top of the fourth.
MILLINGTON, Tenn. --- Pearl River’s Wildcats suffered their first defeat of the 2014 baseball season here Monday, falling to Wabash Valley College (Ill.) 4-3 before rebounding with a lopsided 9-2 victory over Iowa Lakes CC (Ia.) in the Flag City Junior College Classic in renowned USA Stadium.
PRCC, which is now 7-1 overall, resumes Classic action Tuesday against Southwest Tennessee at 11 a.m., followed by a match up with Ellsworth (Ia.) at 1:30 p.m. WVC evened its overall mark to 3-3 with the victory, while ILCC dropped to 0-3.
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River Community College baseball remains unbeaten, as the Wildcats swept MACJC non-division rival Mississippi Delta 5-3 and 9-1 here Friday.
PRCC improved to 6-0 overall, while MDCC evened its record to 2-2.
In the first game, The River jumped out to an early 4-0 lead scoring two runs in both the first and second frames, then added a solo run in the fourth and two more in the fifth. Delta scored its only run of the contest in the top of the sixth.
VIDALIA, La. --- The Pearl River Community College baseball Wildcats remain unbeaten after sweeping Baton Rouge CC (La.) here Saturday with 4-1, 9-1 victories in the Concordia Recreation District 3 Complex.
PRCC improved to 4-0 on the year, while BRCC remains winless at 0-7.
In the first game, things remained scores for the first two-and-a-half innings before the Wildcats took a 1-0 edge in the bottom of the third. The River added another run in the sixth and two in the eighth, while the Bears scored its only run in the top of the ninth.