POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats split with Faulkner State (Ala.) in NJCAA softball action here Tuesday, winning their home opener 3-1 before falling to the visiting Lady Sun Chiefs 9-4 in the nightcap game.
PRCC is now 3-1 on the year, while FSCC is 16-6.
In the first game, Faulkner went up 1-0 in the top of the first before The River answered with two runs in the bottom of the frame. The Lady Wildcats scored the game’s final run in the bottom of the fifth.
SCOOBA — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats kicked off their 2013 season in grand style here Friday, sweeping East Mississippi 5-4 and 10-2 (five innings) in MACJC non-division softball action.
PRCC improved to 2-0 overall, while EMCC dropped to 2-2. The host Lady Lions swept Hinds earlier in the week in their season openers.