From Jones College Sports Information
ELLISVILLE, Miss. (WDAM) – Sixth-ranked Jones College will be part of the opening act when the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference playoffs begin Wednesday.
The Lady Bobcats (35-7) will ride a 13-game winning streak into the MACCC Tournament, which will be played on the campus of Itawamba Community College in Fulton.
Third-seeded Jones will face sixth-seeded Northeast Mississippi Community College (23-17) at noon Wednesday in the first of four, opening-round games, including:
- Noon: (3) Jones vs. (6) Northeast
- 2:30 p.m.: (2) Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (28-10) vs. (7) Northwest Mississippi Community College (16-14)
- 5 p.m.: (1) Itawamba Community College 33-5) vs. (8) Holmes Community College (15-17)
- 7:30 p.m. (4) Copiah-Lincoln Community College (27-7) vs. (5) Pearl River Community College (27-13).
The double elimination tournament continues through Saturday.
Five teams from the field will qualify for the Region XXIII Tournament, which is set for May 12-15 at Louisiana State University-Eunice.