First place at stake in MGCCC-PRCC showdown

First place at stake in MGCCC-PRCC showdown

PERKINSTON — Mississippi Gulf Coast will try to take control of the MACJC South race Tuesday when archrival Pearl River visits Bary Thrash Field.

Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. The game will be streamed at

The two teams won their first division games, so the winner goes to the top of the pile in the South.


  • MGCCC: 2-1/1-0 MACJC South, T-1st place in standings
  • PRCC: 1-0-1/1-0, place in standings

Last Time Out

  • The Bulldogs blanked Jones 2-0 on Friday behind the stellar keeping of Isaiah Gore (Fr., Laurel/Laurel) and goals by Griffin Bush (So., Pearl/Pearl) and Cisco Thomas (So., Meadowvale Secondary/Mississauga, Ontario).
  • The Wildcats beat Meridian 1-0 on Friday behind a 55th-minute goal by Caleb Burke.

Previous Meeting

Pearl River shut out Gulf Coast 3-0 on Oct. 2, 2018 in Poplarville.

Three Ahead

  • Friday, Sept. 6, vs. Southwest, Perkinston, 7 p.m
  • Tuesday, Sept. 10 at Meridian, Meridian, 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sept. 14 at Itawamba, Fulton, 3 p.m.

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