Game times changed for Region 23 Softball Tournament

JCJC Athletics Press Release

ELLISVILLE – The forecast of rain on Friday has caused some schedule changes for the Region 23 Softball Tournament here at Jones County Junior College.

There will now be four games played on Thursday at Community Bank Park.

Game 1 will begin at 1 p.m. between top-ranked LSU-Eunice and Mississippi Gulf Coast. Game 2 between 2nd-ranked JCJC and Pearl River will start at 3 p.m.

The winner of Game 1 will meet the winner of Game 2 at 5 p.m. with the Game 1 and Game 2 losers playing at 7 p.m.

All games involving JCJC will air on

The times for Games 5, 6 and 7 will be determined by the weather forecast.

The top two teams from the region tournament will head to the NJCAA Division II National Tournament May 14-17 at Clinton's Traceway Park.

Region 23 Tournament


Jones County Junior College


Thursday's games

Game 1, LSU-Eunice (55-2) vs. Mississippi Gulf Coast (35-18), 1 p.m.

Game 2, Jones County (46-2) vs. Pearl River (27-18), 3 p.m.

Game 3, Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 5 p.m.

Game 4, Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 7 p.m.

Friday's games (tentative)

Game 5, Loser Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4, tba

Game 6, Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 5, tba

Game 7, If necessary, tba

Top two teams advance to NJCAA Division II National Tournament May 14-17 in Clinton.