March 9, 2019

The East Central Community College baseball team scored 32 runs and pounded out 29 hits in just 14 innings against East Mississippi, but still came home with a doubleheader split with the Lions in games played Friday, March 8, at Gerald Poole Field on the EMCC campus in Scooba.

March 9, 2019

ECCC Tennis Warriors Shutout Co-Lin, Lady Warriors Drop 7-2 Match

The East Central Community College men’s tennis team shutout the Copiah-Lincoln Wolves 9-0 for the second time this season, while the East Central Lady Warriors dropped a 7-2 match to the No. 22 ranked Co-Lin Lady Wolves in action Friday, March 8, at the ECCC Tennis Complex in Decatur.

The ECCC men and women are both 6-5 on the season.

March 8, 2019

The East Central Community College Lady Warriors opened 2019 MACJC conference play a big way, outscoring the Coahoma Lady Tigers 27-1 in a softball doubleheader sweep Thursday, March 7, at the Eddie C. Smith Sportsplex on the Coahoma campus in Clarksdale.

East Central won the opener 16-1 in five innings and then took the second game 11-0, also in five innings

The Lady Warriors are now 7-5 overall and 2-0 in MACJC play, while Coahoma falls to 0-8 and 0-2.

March 7, 2019

The East Central Community College tennis teams dropped a pair of road matches to the nationally ranked Jones College tennis teams Wednesday, March 6, on the Jones campus in Ellisville.

The No. 25 ranked Jones Bobcats topped the Warriors 9-0, while the No. 17 ranked Lady Bobcats defeated the Lady Warriors 7-2.

The East Central men are now 5-5 on the season while the women are 6-4.

March 7, 2019

The East Central Community College baseball team traveled to Booneville Wednesday, March 6, and split a couple of non-league games against Northeast Mississippi Community College at Harold T. White Field at Booneville City Park.

East Central erased a five-run deficit in the first game of the day on its way to a 14-9 win. The Warriors lost a heartbreaker to Northeast in the seven-inning game two, giving up just one hit, a two-out, walk-off home run in a 3-2 loss to the Tigers.

March 7, 2019

The East Central Community College Warriors saw their season come to an end after falling 74-54 to the top-seeded Jones College Bobcats in a first-round game Wednesday, March 6, in the National Junior College Athletic Association Region 23 Basketball Tournament at A.E. Wood Coliseum on the Mississippi College campus in Clinton.

Playing without its top scorer Roti Ware (Morton), the Warriors could not keep pace with Jones in the second half.

March 6, 2019

The East Central Community College women’s tennis team defeated No. 24 ranked Hinds Community College 5-4, while the No. 22 Hinds Eagles defeated the East Central men 7-2 in matches played Tuesday, March 5, at the ECCC Tennis Complex on the campus in Decatur.

The ECCC women improved to 6-3, while the men fell to 5-4.

March 5, 2019

East Central Community College freshman Tanner Knight is the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Baseball Pitcher of the Week for Feb. 25-March 3, 2019.