POPLARVILLE — Right hander Severino Signa hurled a one-hit, 4-0 shutout to lead East Central Community College to the 2013 state championship over Northwest Mississippi in the MACJC State Tournament title bout here Sunday in Wildcat Stadium on the Pearl River CC campus.
ECCC, 30-19, will now enter the Region 23 Tournament next Thursday through Saturday as the No. 1 seed. That event will also be played at PRCC.
POPLARVILLE — Eighth-ranked and South Division champ Pearl River pulled off a 7-3 opening-round victory over Northwest Mississippi here Thursday in the four-team MACJC State Tournament underway in Wildcat Stadium.
East Central opened the event with a lopsided 19-1 (five innings) victory over North champ Northeast Mississippi.
PRCC improved to 39-10 overall with its win, while NWCC dropped to 29-15. ECCC is now 29-19, while NEMCC is 30-17.
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River righthanded pitcher Christian Talley has been selected as ‘Player of the Week’ by the MACJC and NJCAA for the second consecutive week.
POPLARVILLE — Ninth-ranked and South Division champ Pearl River swept Itawamba in one of four MACJC best-of-three playoff series here this past weekend, taking a hard-fought 2-1 victory in 10 innings in Saturday’s first game before rebounding with a lopsided 11-4 win on Sunday.
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River righthanded pitcher Christian Talley has been selected as ‘Player of the Week’ by the MACJC and NJCAA for his three-hit effort in the Wildcats’ 5-0 MACJC South Division victory over Jones County in Ellisville April 23.
POPLARVILLE — The ninth-ranked and South Division champion Pearl River Wildcats host North No. 4 Itawamba in one of four MACJC best-of-three playoff series this weekend to decide one of four berths in the upcoming state tournament set May 10-12.
The Wildcats, the South’s top seed at 36-10 overall and 19-5 in division play, wrapped its regular season last Saturday with a 9-0, 8-5 doubleheader sweep over Southwest Mississippi in Summit to clinch the South Division’s regular-season title.
SUMMIT — Ninth-ranked Pearl River secured the 2013 regular-season MACJC South Division baseball title here Saturday with a 9-0, 8-5 doubleheader sweep over Southwest Mississippi.
PRCC, which wrapped its regular season at 36-10 overall and 19-5 in division play with the wins, will host North No. 4 Itawamba next Friday and Saturday in one of four MACJC best-of-three playoff series in Wildcat Stadium in Poplarville.
ELLISVILLE — Ninth-ranked Pearl River remains in first place in the MACJC South Division derby after Tuesday’s doubleheader sweep over 17th-ranked Jones County in beautiful Community Bank Park.
The Wildcats pulled off a hard-fought 1-0 shutout to claim the first game before following with a 5-0 victory in the nightcap to improve to 34-10 overall and 17-5 in division play. The host Bobcats, on the other hand, dropped to 27-15 and 15-9.
POPLARVILLE — Ninth-ranked Pearl River swept Hinds in MACJC South Division doubleheader baseball action here Wednesday, taking a lopsided 10-2 win in the first game before pulling out a 2-1 nailbiter in the bottom of the final frame in the nightcap.
With the wins, the Wildcats’ 15-5 division mark pushes them first place in the South and are now 32-10 overall. Hinds, on the other hand, dropped to 15-22 and 5-13.