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River swept at Gulf Coast

            PERKINSTON — Eighth-ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast swept Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats in MACJC South Division softball action here Wednesday on Ross-Smith Field, taking a 10-2 victory in the opening game of the twin bill before winning 7-3 in the nightcap game.
            PRCC dropped to 21-17 overall and 10-10 in division play, while MGCCC improved to 28-7 and a division-leading 17-3.

River splits at East Central

            DECATUR — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats remain one game behind East Central in fourth place in the MACJC South Division softball derby after splitting with the host Lady Warriors in a make up doubleheader here Monday.
            PRCC’s 10-hit effort in Monday’s first game resulted in an 8-6 victory, but ECCC rebounded with a 5-0 shutout win in the nightcap.
            The Lady Wildcats are now 21-15 overall and 10-8 in division play, while the third-place Lady Warriors are 27-11 and 11-7.

River splits with Co-Lin

            POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats split with Copiah-Lincoln’s Lady Wolfpack in MACJC South Division doubleheader softball action here Saturday, falling 5-4 in the first game before bombing their visitors 6-1 in the nightcap.
            PRCC is now 20-14 overall and 9-7 in division play following the split, while CLCC is 19-15-1 and 6-12.
            In the Lady Wildcats’ loss, Co-Lin jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning and never relinquished the lead.

River splits at Jones

            ELLISVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats dropped an 8-0 decision to fourth-ranked host Jones County in the opening game of an MACJC South Division softball doubleheader here Tuesday before bouncing back with a 6-5, nine-inning victory in the nightcap game.
            PRCC is now 19-13 overall and 8-6 in division play, while JCJC is 25-5 and 10-4.
            Lady Bobcat starter Samantha Buller (15-1) hurled a one-hitter in the first contest, giving up a single to Megan Scronce of Petal High in the third inning. She struck out four and walked one.

McCrary MACJC Pitcher of the Week...

Neely McCraryPearl River Community College pitcher Neely McCrary, a sophomore out of Petal High School, has been named the MACJC Pitcher of the Week (March 31-April 7) after posting a perfect 2-0 weekly mark. McCrary gave up just one run in 13 innings of mound work with a 4-1 victory over Baton Rouge (La.) and 9-0 MACJC South Division victory over Southwest Mississippi.

River splits with Southwest

            MCCOMB — Pearl River committed a whopping eight errors in a 6-5, nine-inning MACJC South Division softball loss to host Southwest Mississippi here Saturday before the Lady Wildcats rebounded with an 9-0, error-free shutout in six innings over the Lady Bears in the nightcap contest here Saturday.
            PRCC improved to 18-12 overall and 7-5 in division play with the split, while SMCC is now 16-16 and 6-8.

River splits at Baton Rouge

            BATON ROUGE, La. — Pearl River split with Baton Rouge CC (La.) in doubleheader softball action here Monday, taking a hard-fought 4-2 victory in the first game before falling 4-3 in a 12-inning marathon in the nightcap.
            The Lady Wildcats are now sport a 17-12 overall record, while the host Lady Bears are 20-21-1.
            In the first game, the first two innings were scoreless before each PRCC scored a solo run in the top of the third only to see BRCC answer with its only run in the bottom of the frame.

River splits with Baton Rouge

            POPLARVILLE — Pearl River split with Baton Rouge CC (La.) in doubleheader softball action here Tuesday, winning the first game 7-1 before getting steam rolled 11-2 in the nightcap.
            The host Lady Wildcats are now 16-11 overall, while the Lady Bears are 19-18-1.

River sweeps Hinds

            RAYMOND — The River definitely rolled here Thursday, as the Lady Wildcats bombarded Hinds’ Lady Eagles with a pair of lopsided MACJC South Division victories.
            PRCC won the first game of the doubleheader 17-3 in six innings before bouncing back with a 13-0 shutout victory in five frames — both via the eight-run rule — to improve to 15-10 overall and 6-4 in division play. HCC dropped to 4-20 and remain winless in division play at 0-8.

Gulf Coast sweeps River to remain perfect at 8-0 in MACJC South Division

            POPLARVILLE — Mississippi Gulf Coast remains perfect at 8-0 in MACJC South Division play, as the Lady Bulldogs swept Pearl River 4-2 and 10-8 in doubleheader softball action here Tuesday in Lady Wildcat Stadium.
            With the losses, PRCC dropped to 13-10 overall and 4-4 in division play; while MGCCC improved to 19-4.

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