Pearl River Community College showed its mettle when it mattered most Tuesday night against Southwest Mississippi.
Freshman Joe Elliot (Leicester, England) scored from 50 yards away with less than five minutes to play in regulation to give the Wildcats a dramatic 2-1 victory in the South Division contest at the PRCC Sports Complex.
PRCC (4-1 overall, 2-1 division) moved into sole possession of second place in the South with the victory. Southwest (5-2, 1-2) lost its second straight game after a 5-0 start.
Pearl River Community College got a rude wake-up call Tuesday night against Mississippi Gulf Coast, dropping a 4-0 decision in South Division action at Perkinston.
The game started turning against PRCC (3-1, 1-1 in South) less than 14 minutes into the game, when an apparent goal by Bo Bowman (Bay St. Louis) was waved off on a questionable offside call.
Pearl River Community College had a tougher time than expected against Meridian Friday night in men’s soccer, but the Wildcats pulled away for a 3-0 victory over the winless Eagles.
PRCC remained undefeated at 3-0 and 1-0 in the South Division; Meridian dropped to 0-4 and 0-1.
Pearl River Community College had a successful home debut in men’s soccer Saturday afternoon, defeating Itawamba 3-0 behind a strong second half.
The Wildcats (2-0) broke a scoreless tie at 55:51 when freshman Jevaun Ennis (Maypen, Jamaica) took a pass from sophomore Mark Johnson (Bay St. Louis) and beat Indians goalkeeper Brandon White in the far right corner.
Pearl River Community College saw its postseason hopes in men's soccer dim with a crushing 1-0 defeat to Southwest Wednesday at Summit.
The Wildcats put up a valiant battle against the Bears, but Jaime Delor’s goal in the 80th minute of play proved to be the difference. PRCC dropped to 5-8 and 3-5; Southwest improved to 11-4 and 4-4.
The soccer schedule makers were kind to Pearl River Community College, as struggling Copiah-Lincoln paid a visit to the PRCC Sports Complex Friday.
Freshman Junior Sanchez scored twice, and the Wildcats held on for 2-1 victory over the Wolves in the men’s game, following an 8-1 rout by the Lady Wildcats in the women’s game.
The Pearl River Community College men let a two-goal halftime lead slip their fingers in a wild 6-4 defeat at the hands of HInds in non-division soccer action Tuesday night at the PRCC Sports Complex.
The Wildcats (4-5) used a three-goal flurry late in the first half to grab a 3-1 halftime lead. But the Eagles dominated the second half, putting in four unanswered goals, then adding a backbreaker seconds after the Wildcats cut the margin to one goal late in the game.
The Pearl River men kept battling back, but were ultimately unable to overcome Meridian in a 4-3 South Division defeat on the road.
The Wildcats (3-3 overall, 2-2 division) fell behind when Meridian (5-1, 3-1) scored two goals in a two-minute span midway through the first half.
Pearl River Community College needed a little extra time to complete a sweep of Southwest Mississippi in MACJC South Division soccer action Friday night at the PRCC Sports Complex.
Jackson Turner (Leakesville) fired in the game-winning goal four minutes into overtime to power the Wildcats to a dramatic 2-1 victory over the Bears.
Turner helped Pearl River (3-2 overall, 2-1 in division) overcome a 1-0 deficit after Jaime Delor put Southwest (4-2, 1-2) ahead on a penalty kick early in the second half.
The Pearl River Community College men suffered a 5-2 setback to Itawamba in the 2016 regular-season opener Saturday at the PRCC Sports Complex.
The Wildcats took an early 1-0 lead at 26:18, when Jackson Turner headed in a corner kick from Junior Sanchez.
It was a costly score, however, as Turner and Itawamba defender Bryce Hunt collided on the play. Both players had to leave the game to receive stitches and did not return.