Lady Bobcats win Region 23 championship

Lady Bobcats win Region 23 championship
The closings affect the Greene County and Jasper County centers. (Photo source: JCJC)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Fourth ranked Jones County Junior College softball won its third straight Region 23 tournament Saturday, defeating No. 2 LSU Eunice 10-5 in five innings.

The Lady Bobcats will now play in the NJCAA Division II National Tournament May 16-19 at Traceway Park in Clinton.

JCJC (49-3) improved it's win streak to 16 straight games.

The win also completed a sweep of MACJC and Region 23 championships for JCJC women's sports, joining basketball, soccer, softball and tennis.