POPLARVILLE — Pearl River pulled off an impressive 5-4 extra-inning victory over No. 1-ranked LSU-Eunice before bouncing back with a 7-6 nightcap win to hand the reigning NJCAA Division II national champions their first losses of the season here Tuesday in Wildcat Stadium.
PRCC led 3-0 after five innings in the first game, but LSU-E answered with three in the top of the sixth before taking a 4-3 lead in the eighth. The Wildcats tied it up in the bottom of the ninth to send things into an extra inning.
MERIDIAN — Pearl River’s Wildcats pulled off an impressive sweep here Sunday on Scaggs Field at Meridian CC, pounding MACJC non-division foe Coahoma 14-1 in five innings before dropping the host Eagles 9-5.
PRCC improved to 5-1 on the year with the wins.
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats swept Bishop State (Ala.) in NJCAA baseball doubleheader action here Friday, rallying late to take a hard-fought victory in the first game before pounding the visiting Wildcat squad 10-0 in five innings in the nightcap game.
PRCC improved to 3-1 overall, while BSCC dropped to 1-8.
In the first game, Bishop State scored in the first three innings to go up 4-0 after three before Pearl River bounced back with two in the bottom of the fourth and three in the sixth to take the one-run victory.
Today's home baseball game against Bishop State has been rescheduled for Friday, February 15th at 4:00 (DH).
VIDALIA, La. — Pearl River Community College split with Baton Rouge in a season-opening baseball doubleheader here Saturday with the Wildcats taking a lopsided 8-1 victory in the first game before falling to the Bears 3-0 in 11 innings in the nightcap contest.
The twin bill highlighted grand opening of the Vidalia Sports Complex.
Both teams are now 1-1 on the season.