May 6, 2019

The East Central Community College softball team will begin Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges State Tournament play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, against the Northeast Lady Tigers at Community Bank Park/Gwen Magee Field on the campus of Jones College in Ellisville.

The No. 12 ranked Lady Warriors will be the No. 4 seed and face No. 5 seed Northeast. East Central swept a doubleheader over Northeast 13-0 and 7-4 in Booneville on April 17.

May 3, 2019


Rebekah Scitzs, a 2019 graduate and member of the ECCC Hall of Fame, delivers the commencement address during East Central Community College’s graduation ceremonies held Friday, May 3, at the Neshoba County Coliseum in Philadelphia. (EC Photo)

May 3, 2019


Lady Warrior sophomore shortstop Annika Jones (right) who prepped at Leake Academy and sophomore manager Chris Brown, a graduate of Leake Central, were honored as the only East Central sophomores following the final regular season doubleheader against Northwest May 2. (EC Photo)

May 3, 2019

East Central Community College will host its Kids’ College program June 17-21 and June 24-28 on the Decatur campus.

The annual event, which features numerous courses and combines fun and learning for ages 5-12, costs $50 per class and includes a Kids’ College T-shirt for each participant.

May 1, 2019

Registration is underway for East Central Community College’s high school residential boys and girls soccer camps to be held in June on the ECCC campus in Decatur.

The Summer High School Residential Girls Soccer Camp will be held June 2-4, 2019. The cost is $225 per camper.

May 1, 2019


Freshman outfielder Olivia Clay of Lake waits for the pitch in game one of East Central’s sweep of Pearl River. (EC Photo)

May 1, 2019

East Central Community College faced its second straight nationally ranked opponent on the road when the Warriors dropped a baseball doubleheader at No. 17 Meridian Tuesday, April 30.

The Meridian Eagles won the opener 11-1 and then game two 4-1 for the MACJC sweep.

The Warriors are now 20-21 overall on the season and 13-13 in the league. East Central is in a three-way tie for seventh place with the top nine teams earning postseason berths. Meridian improves to 27-13 overall and 16-10 in the conference.

April 30, 2019

Several East Central Community College students received honors during the college’s 2019 Awards Ceremony held April 25, 2019, in Huff Auditorium on the campus in Decatur.

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