sports
Baseball Bobcats still ranked No. 1
For the fourth consecutive poll, the Jones County Junior College Bobcats are ranked No. 1 in the NJCAA Division II baseball rankings. The Bobcats, 33-5, have been ranked first in every poll issued ...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats crush Holmes in tennis
The Jones County Junior College tennis teams notched a pair of impressive victories here Thursday afternoon at the Howard Sports Complex Tennis Courts. The Lady Bobcats only lost one game in beatin...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prize winning first buck
Dakota Clark, 14, of Laurel killed his first buck last December. He entered the FOX23 youth division competition out of Hattiesburg and took home 2nd place. His deer came in at 120 6/8 points. He t...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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JCJC basketball team honored by state government officials
The Jones County Junior College national champion Bobcat basketball team was honored by Mississippi state government officials here Wednesday at the State Capitol. Head coach Jay Ladner’s team met ...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats claim national title
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Amazing. Remarkable. Inspiring. Astounding. Choose any number from a list of adjectives to describe the Jones County Junior College Bobcats claiming the 2013-14 NJCAA Division I ...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knight named NABC/NAIA Coach of the Year
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – William Carey University head coach Steve Knight was named NABC/NAIA Coach of the Year at the National Tournament Tip-Off Banquet on Tuesday night at the Kansas City Convention C...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bobcats now 24-0 after sweep of Pearl River
The Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcat softball team continues to impress. JCJC posted a pair of South Division victories here Wednesday afternoon at Lady Wildcat Field, beating Pearl River Co...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats reach NJCAA “Elite Eight” with OT victory
The Jones County Junior College Bobcats are headed to the NJCAA “Elite Eight.” Johnny Zuppardo scored 32 points and pulled down eight rebounds, while Leroy “Truck” Fludd had 22 points and 11 reboun...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints coach Payton speaks at JCJC fundraiser
It’s no secret that New Orleans Saints fans can be found in great numbers in South Mississippi. So, it was no surprise that more than 300 members of the “Who Dat?” nation showed up last night to en...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bobcats whip Northwest 91-62 in MACJC quarterfinals
The Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcats did not score for over four minutes at the start of their MACJC Tournament quarterfinal game vs. Northwest Mississippi. But they more than made up for i...
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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ECCC Taps ‘Snoopy’ Bender for JUCO Sports Hall of Fame
“Basketball was Evelyn’s game and no other player in the state of Mississippi played it better.” These are the words of former East Central Community College women’s head basketball coach Lucille W...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettis heading to MGCCC
Laurel High School basketball standout Raekwon Pettis recently signed a scholarship with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Pettis received the honor of playing in the Mississippi-Alabama Al...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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MCDONNIEAL SIGNS WITH JCJC
West Jones High School senior, Wes McDonnieal, recently signed a letter of intent to play baseball at JCJC. Pictured are: seated, Jeffrey McDonnieal, Dad; Wes; Pam McDonnieal, Mom. Standing, John W...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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POSEY TO BE A CRUSADER
South Jones High School Lady Brave Shania Posey, recently signed to play basketball with William Carey University in the fall. Standing, Coach Sherri Cooley, Assistant Coach Taphne Jackson, Markeit...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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MCCULLUM HEADED TO MCC
South Jones High School Lady Brave Maia McCullum, recently signed to play basketball with Meridian Community College in the fall. Standing, Coach Sherri Cooley, Assistant Coach Taphne Jackson. Seat...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-JCJC coach Jay Ladner named NJCAA DI Coach of the Year
Former Jones County Junior College men’s basketball coach Jay Ladner has been named the 2013-14 Spalding NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year. The award was announced Monday morning....
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Laurel’s first Recreation Director, Warren Rayburn Sr., honored
A crowd gathered at the baseball fields on West Drive in Laurel Wednesday afternoon, April 2, for the dedication of a sign naming the baseball field area the Warren Rayburn Sr. Sports Fields. Raybu...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats stun Chipola to reach NJCAA ‘Final Four!’
Jones County Junior College’s history-making basketball run continues. The Bobcats, who trailed for most of the game, outscored Chipola College (Fla.) 17-1 over the game’s final 4:10 to stun the In...
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcat tennis teams whip Hinds
The Jones County Junior College tennis teams were successful in their first matches in over two weeks. The Lady Bobcats won 9-0, while the men were victorious 8-1 here Wednesday afternoon against H...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 1 Bobcats shut down East Central twice
The top-ranked Jones County Junior College Bobcats were solid again here Tuesday afternoon. In the opener, Lane Ratliff and Cole Barlow combined for 10 strikeouts to lead JCJC to a 4-0 victory over...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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ECCC Taps ‘Snoopy’ Bender for JUCO Sports Hall of Fame
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Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
“Basketball was Evelyn’s game and no other player in the state of Mississippi played it better.” These are the words of former East Central Community College women’s head basketball coach Lucille W...