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Pro players to lead PRCC baseball camp

Pearl River Community College has sent a number of its baseball standouts to the professional ranks, and now some of those former Wildcats are returning to lead a new generation of players.

PRCC will host a special Day with the Pros, this coming Sunday, Oct. 1, at Wildcat Field on the Pearl River campus. A number of ex-Wildcats have indicated that they plan to attend, and Wildcat head coach Michael Avalon says other standouts may join in.

Mistakes too much for Wildcats in 42-16 loss to Hinds

Too many self-inflicted mistakes proved too much for Pearl River Community College to overcome Thursday night against Hinds.

The Wildcats committed five turnovers and eight costly penalties as the Eagles rolled to a 42-16 victory in South Division football action at Dobie Holden Stadium.

PRCC evened its record at 2-2 overall and 1-1 in the division. Hinds remained undefeated at 3-0 and 2-0.

“They beat us in the second half,” said PRCC coach Ted Egger. “They didn’t do anything we didn’t expect. We just beat ourselves tonight.”

Wildcats roll over East Central 59-40 in division opener

Markevion Quinn made his first career start for Pearl River Community College one for the ages.

Quinn, a freshman from Ruleville, was pressed into service due to an injury to starting quarterback Justin Agner, and all he did completely steal the show.

Quinn accounted for 433 yards of offense and four touchdowns, leading the Wildcats to a 59-40 victory over East Central in the South Division opener for both teams.

PRCC improved to 2-1 overall; East Central dropped to 1-2.

Wildcats open South Division play at East Central

Pearl River Community College looks to get back on track and open South Division the right way this week when the Wildcats make their first road trip of the season to East Central.

Kickoff Thursday at Bailey Stadium in Decatur is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

PRCC (1-1 overall) suffered its first loss of the season last week in a 34-21 defeat to No. 5 Northwest at Poplarville. The Wildcats fell behind 27-0 midway through the second quarter and were unable to overcome the deficit.

Wildcats score late to knock off Southwest 2-1

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.