POPLARVILLE --- Seven Pearl River Community College football standouts have received post-season accolades for the 2013 season.
POPLARVILLE --- Seven Pearl River Community College football standouts will grace the South Division roster in the annual MACJC All-Star Football Classic set Thursday, Dec. 5, at Northeast Mississippi CC in Booneville.
RAYMOND --- Pearl River Community College committed six turnovers --- five in the first quarter --- versus 16th-ranked Hinds here Thursday in Joe Renfroe Stadium and the host Eagles walked away with a convincing 38-14 MACJC South Division victory to end the Wildcats’ season.
Surprisingly, PRCC dominated statistically with 21 first downs to HCC’s 12 and amassed 391 yards of total offense (185 rush, 206 pass) to the Eagles’ 223 (113 rush, 110 pass).
POPLARVILLE — A winning season is on the line for first-year Pearl River Community College head football coach William Jones this Thursday when he and his Wildcats travel to 16th-ranked Hinds in the season finale for both squads.
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River’s Wildcats climaxed their 2013 homecoming day in grand style here Saturday, bombarding East Central’s Warriors with a lopsided 45-7 MACJC South Division decision to even their overall record to 4-4.
PRCC, which improved to 2-3 in division play, amassed a season-high 469 yards of total offense (312 rush, 157 pass) and boasted two 100-yard rushers in Darrell Robinson and Scottie Merrill.
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River has high hopes of getting back on a winning track Saturday, as the Wildcats host MACJC South Division rival East Central for their 2013 homecoming game in Dobie Holden Stadium.
The River, 3-4 overall and 1-3 in division play, enters the game off a 37-27 setback to fifth-ranked Copiah-Lincoln in Wesson; while ECCC, 1-6 and 0-4, celebrated its homecoming with a 36-31 non-division win over Mississippi Delta in Decatur for its first victory of the year.
POPLARVILLE --- In probably the most wildest game start of the MACJC’s 2013 season, Pearl River’s Wildcats fell victim to ‘too much Wolfpack’ here Saturday in H.L. Stone Stadium and seventh-ranked host Copiah-Lincoln wound up climaxing its homecoming day with a 37-27 South Division victory.
POPLARVILLE —Pearl River’s Wildcats are set to face their fourth nationally-ranked opponent of the 2013 football season this Saturday, when they travel to reigning MACJC state champion Copiah-Lincoln in Wesson with hopes of upsetting the seventh-ranked Wolfpack in its homecoming game.
A 3 p.m. kickoff is set for the South Division battle in H.L. Stone Stadium.
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River Community College put together a late fourth-quarter scoring drive, but came up short in its 19-17 MACJC South Division loss to 10th-ranked arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium.
The Wildcats trailed 19-10 in the final two minutes of the game, but quarterback Shaun White out of Catholic High in Pensacola, Fla., found Chad Cook of Long Beach High in the end zone with a 41-yard touchdown pass with 1:28 left.
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River Community College boasts a winning football record for the first time this season after smacking MACJC South Division rival Southwest Mississippi 38-14 here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium.
The Wildcats amassed a season-high 389 yards of total offense (236 rush, 153 pass) behind a season-high 148 rushing yards by running back Darrell Robinson. The freshman out of Noxubee County High, who now has three straight 100-yard games, also accounted for four of the Wildcats’ five touchdowns in the 24-point win.