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POPLARVILLE - Members of the 2004-05 cheerleading squad at Pearl River Community College include from left: Jake Pierce of Bay St. Louis, Kelly Little of Forrest County AHS, Lee Case of Bay St. Louis, Brittany Bynum of Picayune, Brandon Slade of Bay St. Louis, Ashley Harper of Picayune, Frank McKinley of Bay St. Louis, Chastity McLemore of Picayune, Sam Smith of Poplarville, Sarah Penton of Pearl River Central, Brandon Rayborn of Pearl River Central and Brooke Burge of Poplarville. The Wildcat mascot is sophomore Eli Corley of Oak Grove. The cheerleader director is Candace Mooney. The PRCC football Wildcats open the season Thursday night (7 p.m.) At home against Itawamba Community College.

Tuesday, September 28, 2004
PRCC soccer teams split with Northwest on road

SENATOBIA — Pearl River Community College split with Northwest Mississippi in women’s and men’s MACJC non-division soccer action here Tuesday...more
Tuesday, September 28, 2004
PRCC tangles with Hinds Thursday
Wildcats, Eagles to do battle for 63rd time in the two school’s history
POPLARVILLE — Defending state champion Pearl River will do battle with perennial powerhouse Hinds for the 63rd time in school history Thursday when the Wildcats hit the road to take on the Eagles in a key MACJC South Division match up...more
Tuesday, September 28, 2004
Wildcats trim Bulldogs 1-0; 
Pearl River, Perk women battle to scoreless 
stalemate in key South Division soccer twin bill
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats battled Mississippi Gulf Coast to a 0-0 double-overtime deadlock here Saturday, while the Wildcats took a narrow 1-0 victory over the Bulldogs in MACJC South Division women’s and men’s soccer action...more
Monday, September 27, 2004
PRCC to induct 4 into Sports Hall of Fame
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will induct four new members into its Sports Hall of Fame here Saturday (Oct. 9) as part of the college’s 2004 homecoming celebration...more
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
Nationally-ranked Pearl River remains unbeaten with 60-14
demolition of East Central
Defending state champs led 40-0 at half; Wildcats improve to 4-0, 2-0
POPLARVILLE — Defending state champ Pearl River lived up to is No. 3 national poll billing in convincing fashion here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium, as the Wildcats hammered MACJC South Division rival East Central 60-14...more
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
Lady ’Cats 2-1 winners over Jones;
Wildcats, Bobcats deadlock at 2-2 in South Division battles Saturday
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats trimmed Jones’ Lady Bobcats 2-1 here Saturday in MACJC South Division women’s soccer action, while the men’s teams battled to a 2-2 double-overtime stalemate in the nightcap...more
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
PRCC fall baseball camp begins Oct. 11
POPLARVILLE — The Pearl River Community College Fall Baseball Camp begins Monday, Oct. 11, here in Wildcat Stadium...more
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
Undefeated, fourth-ranked PRCC tackles East Central Thursday
MACJC’s top two offenses to square off for 64th time
POPLARVILLE — Fourth-ranked and defending MACJC state champ Pearl River puts its perfect 3-0 record on the line Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium when it takes on South Division rival East Central for the 64th time in history...more
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
PRCC Homecoming Golf Tournament Oct.  1
POPLARVILLE - The Coach Keith Daniels Memorial Golf  Tournament,
held in conjunction with Pearl River Community College’s Homecoming
activities, will be held Friday, Oct. 1, at Millbrook Country Club in
Picayune...more
Monday, September 20, 2004
Pearl River rallies in second half to dump upstart Co-Lin 35-14 in division opener
Defending state champs scores 28 unanswered points to improve to 3-0
WESSON — Defending state champ Pearl River rallied for 28 unanswered points in the second half here Saturday against Copiah-Lincoln to take a 35-14 victory in the MACJC South Division opener for both squads which was postponed from Thursday due to the threat of Hurricane Ivan...more
Thursday, September 16, 2004
PRCC classes will resume on Monday
POPLARVILLE - Classes will resume Monday at all Pearl River
Community College campuses, including the main campus in Poplarville and
the Forrest County Center in Hattiesburg, in the aftermath of Hurricane
Ivan...more
Tuesday, September 14, 2004
No. 4-ranked PRCC opens South Division schedule Saturday at Copiah-Lincoln
Defending state champs enter road battle off 40-0 shutout of East Miss;
Wolves 1-1 following 45-14 blowout road loss last week at Northeast
POPLARVILLE — Defending state champ Pearl River and rival Copiah-Lincoln will do battle on the gridiron for the 69th time Saturday when the Wildcats travel to Wesson for the MACJC South Division openers for both squads...more
Tuesday, September 14, 2004
PRCC campuses will close at 5 p.m. today
POPLARVILLE - All Pearl River Community College campuses, including the main campus in Poplarville and the Forrest County Center in Hattiesburg, will be closed at 
5 p.m. today due to Hurricane Ivan. The campuses will be closed until further notice...more
Tuesday, September 14, 2004
Benefit golf event planned for former PRCC student
BILOXI - The first annual Michael Sprinkell Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Sunday, Oct. 3, at the Dogwood Hills Golf Course in Biloxi...more
Monday, September 13, 2004
Meridian sweeps Pearl River in MACJC division soccer openers
Lady Wildcats fall 1-0 in OT; Wildcats 3-2 losers to Eagles
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River was swept by Meridian here Saturday in the MACJC South Division women’s and men’s soccer openers for both schools...more
Tuesday, September 7, 2004
Fourth-ranked Pearl River blanks East Mississippi 40-0
Defending state champions improve to 2-0 with impressive victory
POPLARVILLE — Defending MACJC state champ Pearl River proved to be too much for East Mississippi’s Lions here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium, as the fourth-ranked Wildcats cruised to a 40-0 blowout to improve to 2-0...more
Tuesday, September 7, 2004
PRCC faces East Miss for first time since 1999 Thursday in Poplarville
Nationally-ranked Wildcats opened season with record-setting
46-23 romp over Itawamba; Hinds blows out Lions’ debut 54-7
POPLARVILLE — Nationally-ranked Pearl River will take on East Mississippi for the first time since 1999 here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium when the two teams lock horns for the 37th time in school history...more
Tuesday, September 7, 2004
PRCC alumni chapter meeting in Hattiesburg
HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College’s Forrest-Lamar County Alumni Association is hosting a fish fry at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, at the South Mississippi Electric Power Association Pavilion...more
Saturday, September 4, 2004
PRCC sweeps East Miss 2-0, 4-0
POPLARVILLE --- Pearl River Community College swept East Mississippi in women's and men's MACJC non-division soccer action here Saturday...more
Friday, September 3, 2004
Nationally-ranked PRCC begins defense of MACJC title with
record-setting rout over Itawamba
Oliver sets game passing mark in Juco quarterbacking debut
POPLARVILLE — Quarterback Jimmy Oliver passed for a school record 478 yards here Thursday to lead nationally-ranked and defending state champion Pearl River to a 46-23 wipe out over Itawamba to open the 2004 MACJC football season...more
Wednesday, September 1, 2004
Pearl River sweeps Itawamba for first soccer wins of 2004
Jan Camp is sole scorer in Lady Wildcats’ 3-2 victory;
Bubba Dedeaux propels Wildcats to 4-3 double-OT win
FULTON — Pearl River Community College picked up its first women’s and men’s soccer victories of the 2004 season here Tuesday with a sweep over Itawamba in MACJC non-division action...more