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March
AWARDS PRESENTATION
Members of Pearl River Community College’s Spring 2002 String of Pearls, which recently won the national championship in the 2002 United States Dance/Drill Team Championships in Orlando, Fla, presented the PRCC Board of Trustees with their trophies Tuesday during the March meeting in Poplarville. On hand for the presentation are from left: Alison Pigott of Picayune, Board Chairman Frank Ladner, Danielle Wheat of Picayune, Roxanne Fletcher of Waveland, Fine Arts chairman Archie Rawls, Brooke Burge of Poplarville and Leigh Ann Smith of Picayune.
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Friday, March 29, 2002
PRCC, Southwest split
Wildcats win 1-0, then lose 1-0 to drop to 19-6 overall, 7-3 in league play

POPLARVILLE   Pearl River split with Southwest Mississippi in South Division community college doubleheader baseball action here Friday, winning the first game 1-0, but losing the nightcap by the same score...more
Friday, March 29, 2002
PRCC, JCJC split
Wildcats, Bobcats remain tied for first in South Division at 6-2; JCJC wins opener 3-2, PRCC takes 10-inning 6-3 victory in nightcap
ELLISVILLE   Pearl River and Jones remain deadlocked in first place in the MACJC South Division community college baseball derby after splitting a doubleheader here Thursday...more
Friday, March 29, 2002
Meridian sweeps PRCC
Lady Wildcat softball team drops to 7-12 overall with 4-1, 8-2 losses
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River's Lady Wildcats were swept by non-division rival Meridian in women's doubleheader community college softball action here Wednesday...more
Friday, March 29, 2002
English, Holmes honored as top scholars at PRCC
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College students, Tucker English and Ryan Holmes, both of Columbia, were recently selected to the 2002 All-Mississippi Academic Team...more
Wednesday, March 27, 2002
PRCC's Dr. James Sones named administrator of year
POPLARVILLE - Dr. James C. Sones, dean of vocational-technical affairs at Pearl River Community College, is one of those tireless workers who has made a major difference where vocational-technical education is concerned in the state of Mississippi...more
Wednesday, March 27, 2002
Lady Wildcats sweep Lady Warriors 8-0, 6-3
Pearl River softball team improves to 6-3 in South Division; Buckley records a career-high nine strikeouts in nightcap
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats swept a South Division doubleheader with rival East Central here Monday, winning the first game 8-0 via the eight-run rule and taking a 6-3 victory in the nightcap...more
Monday, March 25, 2002
PRCC sweeps Southwest in tennis
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River swept Southwest in women's and men's community college tennis action Monday...more
Monday, March 25, 2002
Lady Wildcats split with Lady Bulldogs
Pearl River softball team loses first game 4-3, but rallied back for 6-3 win in nightcap to improve to 6-10 overall, 5-3 in league play
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River's Lady Wildcats split with arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast here Saturday  in women's South Division community college softball action...more
Monday, March 25, 2002
Wildcats sweep Bulldogs
Pearl River takes back-to-back 4-3 victories at home to improve to 16-3 overall, 4-0 in South Division play
RAYMOND   Pearl River's Wildcats split with South Division rival Hinds in community college doubleheader baseball action here Saturday...more
Friday, March 22, 2002
Wildcats sweep Bulldogs
Pearl River takes back-to-back 4-3 victories at home to improve to 16-3 overall, 4-0 in South Division play
POPLARVILLE   The Pearl River Wildcats picked up a pair of hard-fought South Division victories here Thursday, sweeping arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast 4-3, 4-3 in community college baseball action to improve to 16-3 overall and 4-0 in league play...more
Friday, March 22, 2002
PRCC tennis teams sweep JCJC
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River swept arch-rival Jones in women's and men's community college tennis action Thursday...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002PRCC
Golfers finish last in Meridian Invitational Tues.Rain out KOs Division II field in Jones Invitational Wed.
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College didn't fair well in its 2002 golf opener Tuesday, finishing last in the nine-team field in the Meridian Invitational in Meridian held at Northwood Country Club...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002
PRCC tennis teams split with SMCC, Co-Lin in whirlwind road trip Tues.
Pearl River split with Southwest and Copiah-Lincoln in women's and men's community college tennis action in a whirlwind Tuesday road trip that saw the Wildcats and lady Wildcats play in Summit in the morning and Wesson in the afternoon...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002
Daniels, Taylor receive HEADWAE honors for PRCC
POPLARVILLE - Instructor Phyllis G. Daniels and student Angelique N. Taylor of Lumberton represented Pearl River Community College recently as HEADWAE's 2001-02 student and educator of the year...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002
PRCC's Kelly All-State, All-Region XXII first-team pick for 2002 basketball season
Flennory named to All-Region XXIII Tournament team
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College guard Audosha Kelly has been named to the Mississippi Association of Community-Junior College's All-State women's first team, as well as the prestigious All-Region XXIII first team for the 2002 basketball season...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002
Salazar's no-hitter highlights Wildcat sweep over Warriors
PRCC improves to 14-3 overall, 2-0 in league play following South Division sweep over East Central
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River swept East Central in doubleheader community college baseball action here Saturday, winning both games 10-0 via the 10-run rule...more
Tuesday, March 19, 2002
PRCC sweeps LSU-Eunice
Wildcat pitchers strike out 22 Bengal batters en route to 11-2, 7-4 wins
EUNICE, La.   Pearl River swept LSU-Eunice here Tuesday in doubleheader community college baseball action...more
Friday, March 8, 2002
Lady Wildcats split with Jones
PRCC women lose 3-2, but rally for 4-1 win in softball nightcap
ELLISVILLE   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats split with arch-rival Jones here Thursday in women's South Division fast-pitch softball action...more
Friday, March 8, 2002
Wildcats split with Trojans
Salazar's four-hitter turns into 1-0 loss; PRCC rallies to win 2-1 nightcap
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College split with Mississippi Delta in non-division baseball doubleheader action here Thursday in Wildcat Stadium, losing the first game 1-0, but rallying to take the nightcap 2-1...more
Friday, March 8, 2002
Pearl River Wins Big at State-Wide Delta Epsilon Chi Conference
POPLARVILLE--Entering 12 events and winning 11 medals is quite an accomplishment, but that's just what the Pearl River Community College marketing students did last week at the state-wide Delta Epsilon Chi conference.  With 14 of the 15 community colleges competing for state titles, Pearl River Community College's group won big...more
Thursday, March 7, 2002
PRCC pounds Meridian 10-3
Wildcats improve to 9-2 after Thompson dominates Eagles on mound
MERIDIAN - Pearl River dominated rival Meridian in community college baseball
action here Wednesday with the Wildcats taking a 10-3 victory behind a superb mound performance by sophomore Chris Thompson...more
Wednesday, March 6, 2002
Lady 'Cats sweep Lady Bears for first wins of 2002 season
PRCC women's softball takes 6-2, 13-2 victories over Southwest
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River's Lady Wildcats opened their 2002 South Division schedule on a high note here Tuesday, sweeping Southwest Mississippi's Lady Bears 6-2, 13-2 in MACJC women's community college doubleheader softball action for their first wins of the year...more
Wednesday, March 6, 2002
Pearl River blows out Holmes via 10-run rule in Goodman
Mitcham improves to 2-0 on mound, rendering only two hits
GOODMAN   Pearl River Community College blew out the Holmes Bulldogs in
non-division baseball action here Monday, taking a 10-0 shutout behind a superb
pitching performance by Jonathan Mitcham of North Forrest...more
Wednesday, March 6, 2002
Pensacola bombs PRCC 9-1
Pirates avenge Feb. 20's 8-7 setback in Poplarville
PENSACOLA, Fla.   Pensacola Junior College's Pirates bombed interstate rival
Pearl River 9-1 here Tuesday, avenging the Wildcats' 8-7 victory Feb. 20 in Poplarville...more
Tuesday, March 5, 2002
PRCC moves forward with campus building projects
POPLARVILLE - Building projects were the main focus of attention Tuesday during  the March meeting of the Pearl River Community College Board of Trustees...more
Monday, March 4, 2002
Lady 'Cats fall 65-61 in Itawamba rematch at in Region XXIII Tourney 
Pearl River women end 2002 season with 15-9 record
CLINTON - Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats saw their 2002 season draw to a close Monday, falling to the Itawamba Lady Indians in first-round women's action of the 2002 Region XXIII Tournament here in A.E. Wood Coliseum on the Mississippi College campus...more
Monday, March 4, 2002
PRCC splits with Miss. Gulf Coast in women's, men's tennis action
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River split with arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast in women's and men's community college tennis action here Monday...more
Monday, March 4, 2002
Lady 'Cats eye Itawamba rematch in Region XXIII Tourney Monday
Third-seeded PRCC women eliminated fifth-seeded Lady Indians in first round of MACJC State Tournament Tuesday in Fulton
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats eye a rematch with the Itawamba Lady Indians Monday in first-round women's action at the 2002 Region XXIII Tournament to be held next week on the Mississippi College campus in Clinton...more
Monday, March 4, 2002
Lady 'Cats upend host Itawamba 70-60 in first-round action at MACJC State Tournament in Fulton
Pearl River takes on nationally-ranked Co-Lin Wednesday at 6 p.m.
FULTON   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats move on to the semi-final round of the 2002 Mississippi Association for Community and Junior Colleges State Tournament after dropping host Itawamba 70-60 here Tuesday...more
Monday, March 4, 2002
Injury-plagued Lady 'Cats fall to Co-Lin in state semi-finals
PRCC women still eye Region XXIII Tournament next week at Miss. College
FULTON   The Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats' bid for a state women's basketball championship ended Wednesday with a hard-fought 67-58 loss to top-seeded Copiah-Lincoln in the semi-final round of the 2002 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges State Tournament here on the Itawamba campus...more