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Wildcats to arrive Aug. 15 for preseason football drills

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College kicks off its 2010 preseason football drills here Sunday, Aug. 15.Ninth-year head coach Tim Hatten said some 65 players will report. The Wildcat prospects see their first practice session Sunday night.Hatten and his staff will cut the number to a mandated 55-player roster before the 2010 season opener against Northwest Mississippi Thursday, Sept. 2.Hatten boasts a 67-16 overall record with the Wildcats. His teams have won four MACJC state titles (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006), as well as an NJCAA national championship in 2004.