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.PHOTO:  Pearl River Community College students elected Sophomores Justin Harris of Poplarville and Liz Palmer of Oak Grove as Mr. and Miss PRCC for 2002-03.

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Friday, February 28, 2003
Wildcats win MACJC championship with 92-83 win over Northwest
PRCC men rally in second half to earn third title under Mathis
WESSON   Pearl River Community College won its third MACJC men's
basketball championship in eight years here Thursday, as the Wildcats pulled off a
thrilling second-half rally to take a 92-83 see-saw victory over the Northwest Rangers...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2003
Wildcats faces Rangers in MACJC title match after come-from-behind win over Mississippi Delta Wed.
PRCC men overcome 18-point deficit to take 75-74 win in semi-finals;
undefeated Co-Lin women eliminate Lady 'Cats with 69-54 decision
WESSON   Top-seeded Pearl River Community College plays for its third men's
state championship in eight years here tonight after the Wildcats overcame a 15-point
deficit in the second half to nip Mississippi Delta 75-74 in MACJC State Tournament
action here Wednesday...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2003
Top-seeded Wildcats wax Itawamba 91-66 in MACJC State Tournament
PRCC men face Mississippi Delta, Lady Wildcats tackle undefeated Co-Lin in tonight's semi-finals
WESSON   Pearl River Community College lived up to its top South Division
men's basketball seeding here Tuesday in the 2003 MACJC State Tournament, as the
Wildcats demolished Itawamba's Indians 91-66 and now faces Mississippi Delta tonight in the semi-finals...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2003
Lady 'Cats sweep Lady Lions
PRCC improves to 3-5 with non-division softball wins over East Miss
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College swept non-division rival East
Mississippi 6-1 and 13-2 in MACJC softball action here Monday in Lady Wildcat
Stadium...more
Wednesday, February 26, 2003
Lady 'Cats sweep Lady Lions
PRCC improves to 3-5 with non-division softball wins over East Miss
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College swept non-division rival East
Mississippi 6-1 and 13-2 in MACJC softball action here Monday in Lady Wildcat
Stadium...more
Tuesday, February 25, 2003
Lady 'Cats cruise to 73-66 first-round win over NECC in MACJC State Tournament
Top-Seeded Wildcats take on fourth-seeded Itawamba tonight at 6 p.m.;
PRCC women to face undefeated Copiah-Lincoln Wednesday at 6 p.m.
WESSON   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats cruised to a 73-66
victory over Northeast's Lady Tigers here Monday in first-round action of the women's
MACJC State Tournament and now face undefeated host Copiah-Lincoln Wednesday in the semi-finals...more
Tuesday, February 25, 2003
PRCC names ATC for Lowery A. Woodall 
HATTIESBURG - Lowery A. Woodall used a string of adjectives Monday when talking about having the Pearl River Community College Advanced Technology Center named for him...more
Tuesday, February 25, 2003
Itawamba Shoot Out rained out in Fulton
Four-team baseball tournament cancelled due to weather
FULTON   The Itawamba Shoot Out four-team baseball tournament planned for
this past weekend was rained out...more
Monday, February 24, 2003
Pensacola sweeps Lady 'Cats for second time this season
Pearl River loses 5-1, 7-5 road battles with LadyPirates
PENSACOLA, Fla.   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats were swept
by Penscola's here Thursday in NJCAA women's softball action...more
Monday, February 24, 2003
Pearl River sweeps 'Cat Fight to wrap up regular season
Wildcats enter next week's State Tournament as South's No. 1 seed;
Lady 'Cats snag post-season berth with 88-55 blow out over Jones
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College swept South Division basketball
rival Jones Monday to wrap up its 2003 women's and men's regular season and now
heads into the MACJC State Tournament next week at Copiah-Lincoln in Summit...more
Thursday, February 20, 2003
Undefeated, nationally-ranked Wildcats sweep Trojans 1-0, 3-1
Tisone strikes out nine in first game, Cannon strikes out seven in nightcap
to guide 7-0 Pearl River to doubleheader sweep over Mississippi Delta
POPLARVILLE   Nationally-ranked and undefeated Pearl River Community
College improved to 7-0 Wednesday with a 1-0, 3-1 MACJC doubleheader sweep over
non-division rival Mississippi Delta here in Wildcat Stadium...more
Thursday, February 20, 2003
PRCC wins big at DECA conference 
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College marketing students made an impressive showing last weekend at the Delta Epsilon Chi conference in Jackson...more
Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Lady Wildcats split with Hinds in non-division softball action
Pearl River picks up first win of season in opener of twin bill on road
RAYMOND   Pearl River Community College's Lady Wildcats picked up their
first win of the 2003 MACJC softball season here Tuesday, trimming the Hinds' Lady
Eagles 4-2 in the first game of a non-division doubleheader...more
Tuesday, February 18, 2003
Wildcats clinch division crown with 85-82 win over Meridian
PRCC men enter next week's MACJC State Tournament as South's
No. 1 seed; Lady Wildcats pull out 76-75 victory over Lady Eagles
MERIDIAN   Pearl River Community College's Wildcats clinched the MACJC
South Division title here Monday, pounding league newcomer Meridian 95-82, while
the Lady Wildcats stayed in the post-season tournament hunt with a 76-75 victory...more
Thrusday, February 14, 2003
Pearl River sweeps Hinds Wildcats solidify South Division lead with 85-57 blow out over Bulldogs;
Lady Wildcats stay in post-season contention with big 85-70 victory
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College swept Hinds in women's and
men's MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday in M.R. White Coliseum...more
Thrusday, February 14, 2003
PRCC promotes Chapel Sunday in six-county district 
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has designated Sunday, March 2, 2003, as Chapel Sunday as the college closes in on its fund-raising goal of $700,000 to build a chapel on its main campus...more
Thrusday, February 14, 2003
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has received a $10,000 grant BellSouth...more
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
Pensacola whops Lady 'Cats in softball season openers
Powerful Lady Pirates sweep PRCC 6-0, 15-1 in doubleheader debut
POPLARVILLE   Pensacola Junior College showed plenty of offensive oomph
here Tuesday, as the Lady Pirates swept Pearl River 6-0 and 15-1 in the Lady Wildcats' 2003 softball debut...more
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
PRCC names library for former president Johnston
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College’s Board of Trustees officially named the school’s library in honor of former President Garvin Howell Johnston Tuesday during its monthly meeting...more
Tuesday, February 11, 2003
Wildcats retain two-game lead in South Division race despite double-OT road loss to Co-Lin
PRCC women nipped by nationally-ranked, undefeated Lady Wolves 69-68
WESSON   Pearl River Community College was swept by Copiah-Lincoln in
women's and men's MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday, with the
Lady Wildcats falling 69-68 to the nationally-ranked Lady Wolves, while the Wildcats
suffered a 91-88 setback in double overtime...more
Tuesday, February 11, 2003
Wildcats open 2003 baseball season Feb. 8 against Bevill
Pearl River enters year off World Series berth, Region XXIII, Central District titles
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College's Wildcat baseball team,
defending Region XXIII and Central District champions from a year ago, opens its 2003
season here Saturday, Feb. 8, when Bevill State from Sumiton, Ala., visits for a
1 p.m. doubleheader...more
Monday, February 10, 2003
Thirty schools enter Mississippi Showchoir Contest
POPLARVILLE - Thirty schools from Mississippi, Florida and Louisiana
participated in the two-day, 15th annual Mississippi Showchoir Contest
sponsored by the Pearl River Community College Choral Department in M.R.
White Coliseum on the PRCC campus this Saturday...more
Monday, February 10, 2003
PRCC pulls off doubleheader sweep over Bevill State in season openers
Defending Region XXIII, Super Regional champs take 2-1, 7-4 wins to kick off 2003 baseball season
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River's Wildcats kicked off its 2003 season in grand
style here Saturday, sweeping Bevill State's Bears 2-1 and 7-4 in doubleheader
community college baseball action...more
Friday, February 7, 2003
'Cats retain two-game lead in division basketball race with win over
Gulf Coast
PRCC women back on winning track with win over Lady Bulldogs
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College's Wildcats retained their two-
game first-place lead in the men's MACJC South Division basketball derby here
Thursday with a low-scoring 58-55 victory over arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast to
improve to 18-3 overall and 8-2 in league play...more
Friday, February 7, 2003
PRCC baseball season opens Saturday at home
Defending Region XXIII, Super Regional champ begin chore of returning to NJCAA World Series against Bevill State
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River Community College enters its 2003 baseball
season with huge aspirations...more
Wednesday, February 6, 2003
POPLARVILLE  - Pearl River Community College is a participating
institution in the American College Testing (ACT) program and serves as
a testing center on all national test dates...more
Tuesday, February 4, 2003
No. 1 Wildcats pad division lead with low-scoring 54-50 win at Southwest
Lady Wildcats stumble to 68-64 setback to Lady Bears
SUMMIT   Pearl River Community College's Wildcats padded its first-place lead
in the men's MACJC South Division basketball derby here Monday with a low-scoring
54-50 road victory over Southwest, while the Lady Wildcats stumbled to a 68-64 setback to the Lady Bears...more
Tuesday, February 4, 2003
PRCC selects freshman, sophomore class favorites
POPLARVILLE - Twelve Pearl River Community College students were
elected class favorites for the 2002-03 school year following recent
elections on campus...more
Monday, February 3, 2003
PRCC showchoir contest takes place Friday, Saturday 
POPLARVILLE - Twenty-seven schools will perform Friday and Saturday in
the 17th annual Mississippi Showchoir Contest sponsored by the Pearl
River Community College Fine Arts Department/Choral Division...more
Monday, February 3, 2003
Harris, Palmer elected Mr. & Miss PRCC 
POPLARVILLE - Sophomores Justin Harris of Poplarville and Liz Palmer of
Oak Grove are Mr. and Miss Pearl River Community College for the 2002-03
school year following recent elections held on campus...more