Baseball Team


Indians sweep ‘Cats

FULTON --- Pearl River’s Wildcats were swept by home-standing Itawamba in an MACJC baseball doubleheader here Sunday, falling 11-4 in the first game before losing the nightcap game 10-4.
With the losses, PRCC dropped to 9-19 overall and 3-9 in league play, while the host Indians improved to 12-8 and 6-6.
In the opening nine-inning contest, ICC went up 2-0 with solo runs in the first two innings, but PRCC answered with three in the top of the third to take the lead before adding two in the fourth to go up 5-2.

PRCC’s Adam Breerwood inducted into Carey Alumni Hall of Fame

            POPLARVILLE --- Dr. Adam Breerwood, Pearl River Community College Vice President for the Poplarville Campus and Hancock Center, was inducted into the William Carey University Alumni Hall of Fame Friday on the WCU campus in Hattiesburg.
            Breerwood has been affiliated with PRCC as an employee since 1997 when he was hired as assistant baseball coach and previously played baseball at The River in 1994 and 1995.

Bears sweep ‘Cats

SUMMIT --- Thanks to four final-inning errors, Pearl River’s Wildcats blew a five-run lead here Wednesday to fall 7-6 to Southwest Mississippi and complete an MACJC doubleheader baseball sweep by the host Bears.
PRCC also fell 7-3 in the first game of the twin bill and are now 9-17 overall and 3-7 in league play, while SMCC improved to 10-12 and 4-6.
In the first game, things were scoreless for the first two-and-a-half innings before Southwest scored a run in the bottom of the third only to see Pearl River’s two in the fourth put the Wildcats up 2-1.

East Central sweeps River

Pearl River’s Carter Hankins pops out POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River was swept by East Central here Tuesday in MACJC doubleheader baseball action, falling 10-6 and 8-7 to the visiting Warriors marking the Wildcats’ sixth straight loss.
PRCC dropped to 7-15 overall and 1-5 in league play, while ECCC improved to 12-6 and 5-1.

Northwest sweeps River

MullisPOPLARVILLE --- Pearl River’s Wildcats was swept by Northwest Mississippi here Sunday in MACJC doubleheader baseball action, falling 7-0 and 5-3 to the visiting Rangers.
PRCC dropped to 7-13 overall and 1-3 in league play, while NWCC improved to 8-4 and 3-1.

Illinois Central sweeps River

Pearl River’s Tamaz Conerly POPLARVILLE --- The Illinois Central College Cougars swept Pearl River’s Wildcats in doubleheader baseball action here Sunday, winning the first game 11-0 in five innings before handing their hosts a 5-2 setback in the nightcap game.
PRCC dropped to 7-11 overall, while ICC, which is based in Mt. Carmel, Ill., is 2-0 to open its 2015 season.

River splits in day two at Pirate Invitational

PENSACOLA, Fla. --- Pearl River’s Wildcats split in final day action of the Pirate Invitational Tournament here at host Pensacola State College, falling to Wabash Valley (Ill.) 4-0 to open Sunday’s action before smacking host PSC 5-1.
Sunday’s opening setback to Wabash Valley marked the second loss to the Warriors as the school based in Mt. Carmel, Ill., defeated the Wildcats 7-1 in Saturday’s nightcap game.
PRCC improved to 6-8 overall with the win over the Pirates, while Wabash Valley is 8-1 and Pensacola State is 11-7.