Pictures from the past This
page is devoted to pictures of past athletics teams. As more pictures
of the teams are discovered, they will be posted. The dates on some
of these teams are unknown. If you recognize any of these pictures,
use the form below to let us know. (Click
on the pictures for full size image.)
is a photograph of Pearl River County Agricultural High School's
football team. The original of this picture hangs in the President's
photo of PRCAHS's first football team, taken in 1913.
date of this picture is uncertain, but it was probably of the
or 1915 team
is another team that has not been dated yet. Judging from
helmets and uniforms, it is supposed that this team played
in the 1920's
1922, E.W. (Goat) Hale began his illustrious coaching career at
River County Agricultural High School and Junior College.
is a picture of his second team. "Goat" Hale is back row, left.
is another picture of a few of the players on the 1923 team.
picture of the 1924 football team was taken outside of Jacobs
Coach Hale is back row, right.
1926, Pearl River Junior College won its first state championship.
then, PRC has won thirteen more, including one national
The only other community college who has come
to this number is Hinds with eleven state championships.
1927, Pearl River College (after winning the state championship)
their team under a new coach, J.F. Stuart.
picture of the 1927 football team captain and coach was taken
the 1927 "Satsuma", PRCAHS and JC annual.
1927 Basketball team.
1927 Basketball team with Coach Joe Ford.
Ford also taught Chemistry.
you have pictures, memorabilia, or information about the history of Pearl
River Community College? If you do, and you would be willing to donate,
loan or share this with us, contact Ronn Hague or Larry Stanford at the
Department of Public Relations, Museum Project, PRCC, Highway 11 North,
Poplarville, MS, 39470, ph. (601)-795-1316, email
us, or use the form above.