October, 2010 Archives
Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010
PRCC receives grant to redesign math courses

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has received a $40,000 Changing the Equation grant from the National Center for Academic Transformation. ...more


Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010
PRCC to host TV-film workshop for high school students

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College's Television and Film Productions will hold a Television and Film Workshop for high school students (grades 9-12) from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4. This event will take place in the Television and Film Sound ...more


Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010
'Cat Fight hits gridiron for 80th time Saturday
Pearl River eyes 'must win' for slim chance at MACJC post-season football playoffs

POPLARVILLE - One of the most storied rivalries in all of community college football hits the gridiron for the 80th time Saturday in Ellisville when Jones County hosts Pearl River in a huge MACJC South Division football battle for the visiting Wildcats. ...more


Monday, Oct 25, 2010
Pearl River men wrap season with 4-1 loss to Hinds in MACJC State Tourney
Victorious Eagles go on to defeat Mississippi Gulf Coast for state title; Wildcat finish year with 11-4-1 overall record

ELLISVILLE - Pearl River's Wildcats wrapped up their 2010 soccer season here Saturday in the MACJC State Tournament with a 4-1 loss to eventual state champ Hinds. ...more


Monday, Oct 25, 2010
River celebrates Homecoming with 37-19 rout over Hinds
Wildcats' post-season playoff hopes hang on very thin thread

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River celebrated its Homecoming in grand style here Saturday in Dobie Holden Stadium, handing MACJC South Division rival Hinds a 37-19 defeat to keep its slim post-season playoff hopes alive. ...more


Monday, Oct 25, 2010
PRCC celebrates homecoming with honors, football victory

POPLARVILLE - Alumni returned to Pearl River Community College for homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 23, enjoying beautiful weather and a victory by their alma mater's Wildcat football team. ...more


Friday, Oct 22, 2010
East Miss cans River 42-36
Wildcats fall on road to defending state champ Lions despite huge 134-yard advantage in total offense

Joalisson eu te amo SCOOBA - Pearl River's Wildcats amassed a season-high mark of 583 yards of total offense here Saturday, but couldn't overcome the high-scoring offense of defending state champ East Mississippi and took a 42-36 MACJC intra-division los ...more


Friday, Oct 22, 2010
Pearl River men headed to MACJC State Tourney
Back-to-back regular-season losses KO women's playoff hopes; Wildcats enter post-season event as South Division's No. 2 seed

POPLARVILLE - The defending MACJC state soccer champion Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats won't be able to defend the prestigious crown this go-around after dropping back-to-back South Division contests and eliminating themselves from post-seaso ...more


Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010
East Miss cans River 42-36
Wildcats fall on road to defending state champ Lions despite huge 134-yard advantage in total offense

SCOOBA - Pearl River's Wildcats amassed a season-high mark of 583 yards of total offense here Saturday, but couldn't overcome the high-scoring offense of defending state champ East Mississippi and took a 42-36 MACJC intra-division loss. ...more


Monday, Oct 18, 2010
Bermond is 2010 Dobie Holden Scholarship recipient

POPLARVILLE - Freshman Chris Bermond of Kiln is the 2010 recipient of the Dobie Holden Memorial Scholarship at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Monday, Oct 18, 2010
PRCC to induct 5 into Sports Hall of Fame

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will induct five new members into its Sports Hall of Fame here Saturday (Oct. 23) as part of the college's 2010 homecoming celebration. ...more


Monday, Oct 18, 2010
River resumes division play when Hinds visits for Saturday's Homecoming bout
Playoff-hopeful Wildcats out for big rebound from two-game losing skid against 5-2 Eagles

POPLARVILLE - After two straight losses, Pearl River's Wildcats hope to get back on a winning track when the arch-rival Hinds Eagles visit here Saturday for a critical MACJC South Division football battle. ...more


Friday, Oct 15, 2010
PRCC to honor alumnus, supporters at homecoming

POPLARVILLE - A Hattiesburg businessman will receive the Pearl River Community College Alumni Association's top award during the annual Alumni Homecoming Luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 23, in Poplarville. ...more


Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010
River hopes to rebound from Co-Lin loss with trip to East Mississippi Saturday
Defending MACJC state champion Lions should prove to be formidable foe for Wildcats in non-division match up

POPLARVILLE - The top two passing offenses in the MACJC will lock horns Saturday when defending state champ East Mississippi hosts 18th-ranked Pearl River for its 2010 Homecoming game. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010
No.7-ranked Darton College shuts out Lady Wildcats 6-0

POPLARVILLE - No. 7-ranked Darton College proved to be too much for Pearl River here Monday, as the Lady Cavaliers blanked the home-standing Lady Wildcats 6-0. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010
River splits in 'Cat Fight II
Lady 'Cats lose 2-1; Wildcats 5-1 victors

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College's women's and men's soccer squads split with MACJC South Division rival Jones County here Saturday with the Lady Wildcats falling 2-1 to the Lady Bobcats and the Wildcats taking a lopsided 5-1 victory. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010
Hughes made his mark at PRCC in baseball

POPLARVILLE - The site was historic Fenway Park in Boston. The date was April 24, 2010. Thirty minutes before the Baltimore Orioles played the Boston Red Sox, 27-year-old Rhyne Hughes was going through his usual pre-game exercises. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010
Powell was 2-time All-American at PRCC

POPLARVILLE - The Elaine Powell basketball file at Pearl River Community College is much like her files at LSU and as an all-star player in the Women's National Basketball Association. They are all impressive. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010
Co-Lin drops River 21-14 for No. 1 spot in division
Stagnant second half offensive effort by Wildcats propels 10th-ranked Wolves to solitary lead in South Division

WESSON - Tenth-ranked Copiah-Lincoln stymied 12th-ranked Pearl River in the second half here Saturday in H.L. Stone Stadium and rallied to a 21-14 come-from-behind Homecoming victory and take over sole possession of first place in the MACJC South Division ...more


Friday, Oct 08, 2010
PRCC to host Wildcat Fest

POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College Office of Student Services will host its second annual Wildcat Fest preview day from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, at Dobie Holden Stadium. ...more


Friday, Oct 08, 2010
PRCC getting ready for homecoming

POPLARVILLE - Students at Pearl River Community College will gear up for homecoming with a week of activities leading up to the Oct. 23 football game. ...more


Friday, Oct 08, 2010
McLain to reign over homecoming at PRCC

POPLARVILLE - A sophomore from Taylorsville has been elected homecoming queen at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Friday, Oct 08, 2010
River sweeps Southwest
Lady 'Cats stay alive in post-season playoff derby with 6-1 South Division victory; Wildcats 3-0 winners over Bears

SUMMIT - Pearl River Community College's women's and men's soccer squads swept MACJC South Divison foe Southwest Mississippi here Wednesday. ...more


Wednesday, Oct 06, 2010
Lady 'Cats' Hall, Rester eyeing Miss. Juco All-Star Showcase set for Oct. 29 in Ridgeland
MACJC standouts to congregate to display talents on diamond; White one of three South Division coaches

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College softball standouts Shelia Hall of Baton Rouge, La., and Brandi Rester of Poplarville High will participate in the Mississippi Junior College All-Star Showcase set for Friday, Oct. 29 at Freedom Ridge Park in Rid ...more


Wednesday, Oct 06, 2010
Poplarville students visit PRCC studios

POPLARVILLE - Fifteen computer graphics technology students at Poplarville High School spent Monday learning more about digital media at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 05, 2010
Community college math teachers meet at PRCC

HATTIESBURG - Approximately 50 teachers attended the 11th annual meeting of the Louisiana Mississippi Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 05, 2010
Winner of Saturday's Wolf-Wildcat battle takes No. 1 spot in division
Nationally-ranked Pearl River, Co-Lin both boast perfect 3-0 South Division records heading into game at Wesson

POPLARVILLE — The winner of Saturday’s football between 12th-ranked Pearl River and 10th-ranked Copiah-Lincoln will hold sole possession of first place in the MACJC South Division. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 05, 2010
River soccer sweeps ECCC
Lady ’Cats 6-1 winners in non-division bout, Wildcats take 5-2 road decision in Decatur

DECATUR — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer squads swept MACJC non-division foe East Central here Monday. ...more


Tuesday, Oct 05, 2010
PRCC women blank, men tie ICC in road games
Lady Wildcats 2-0 non-division winners, ’Cats, Indians battle to 2-OT 2-2 stalemate

FULTON — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcats handed Itawamba’s Lady Indians a 2-0 shutout here Friday in MACJC non-division soccer action, while the Wildcat squad battled the host Indians to a two-overtime stalemate 2-2. ...more


Monday, Oct 04, 2010
Six advance through local Punt, Pass and Kick competition

POPLARVILLE - Six contestants came out on top in the National Football League Punt, Pass and Kick competition held Thursday, Sept. 30, at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Monday, Oct 04, 2010
River rallies for 30-27 OT win over No. 1 Miss. Gulf Coast
Wildcats spot top-ranked Bulldogs 20 points before getting on track to take gigantic MACJC South Division victory

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats rallied from a 20-point second-half deficit here Thursday and dethroned No. 1-ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast with a 30-27 overtime MACJC South Division victory in front of a home crowd of some 6,000 fans in ...more


Friday, Oct 01, 2010
PRCC's Women's Health Symposium receives major grant

POPLARVILLE - The Lower Pearl River Valley Foundation recently awarded a $15,000 grant to Pearl River Community College as grand sponsor of the 2011 Women’s Health Symposium. ...more


Friday, Oct 01, 2010
Student dies after becoming ill on PRCC campus

A Hattiesburg woman died Thursday after collapsing at the Forrest County Center of Pearl River Community College. ...more


 
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