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MACJC State Tournament field is set for Saturday and Sunday

MACJC State Tournament field is set for Saturday and Sunday

The MACJC State Tournament field at Jones College has been set for this weekend which includes the No. 10 ranked Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs as the North Division's No. 1 seed.

The Lady Bulldogs, 15-0, are set to take on the South Division's No. 2 seed Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Lady Bulldogs, 7-6-1, in the semifinals at noon Saturday. Holmes defeated Gulf Coast, 4-3, in overtime on Sept. 18 during the regular season. Gulf Coast defeated Hinds Thursday night, 1-0, in Perkinston in a quarterfinal match to advance to the semifinals.

The other semifinal features the South's No. 1 seed Jones College Lady Bobcats vs. the South No. 3 seed Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats. Pearl River defeated Itawamba, 2-1, Thursday afternoon in Fulton to advance to the semifinals.

On the men's side, the field includes the South's No. 1 seed Pearl River Wildcats vs. the South's No. 3 seed Southwest Mississippi Community College Bears, who defeated Hinds 3-0 on Thursday in Raymond, to advance to the semifinals. The other semifinal features the North's No. 1 seed Itawamba Community College Indians vs. the South's No. 2 seed Jones Bobcats, who knocked off the Holmes Bulldogs, 7-0, Thursday night in Ellisville. 

The women's championship is set for 5 p.m. Sunday in Ellisville with the men's championship to follow at 7:30 p.m. The women's winner will then host LSU-Eunice in the Region XXIII Tournament on Oct. 27 while the winner will host LSU-E and the MACJC in the Region XXIII Tournament on Oct. 27-28.

Tournament admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students with a valid ID and children five and under are admitted free. Tournament programs will be available for $2.