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PRCC will host NJCAA Soccer Tournament at Picayune High School on Saturday


Due to the forecast of rain on Saturday, the women's District H Soccer championship game and the men's South Regional Tournament have been moved to Picayune High School to take advantage of a turf field at the Maroon Tide football stadium.

Both the PRCC men and women captured state championship titles at Hinds Community College. The Lady Wildcats defeated Jones County 3-1 to win a second consecutive title and the PRCC men defeated Hinds 3-1, earning a fourth straight state championship.

The women's District H title game sends No. 1 ranked Eastern Florida State against the PRCC Lady Wildcats beginning at 3 p.m. on Saturday.  The winner will advance to the NJCAA National Tournament at Melbourne, Florida, on the campus of Eastern Florida State.

The men's South Regional Tournament is set to kickoff 5 p.m. Saturday at Picayune Memorial Stadium in the first of two semifinal games.  PRCC and San Jacinto, Texas will clash in the second game at 7 p.m.

The South Regional Tournament champion earns a trip to the NJCAA Division I National Tournament at Axton, Virginia beginning November 16.

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