No. 9 MS Gulf Coast CC opens postseason Wednesday

No. 9 MS Gulf Coast CC opens postseason Wednesday

PERKINSTON — No. 9 Mississippi Gulf Coast will play in the first game of the 2019 MACJC Softball Tournament, taking on Copiah-Lincoln.

 

The Lady Bulldogs, the third seed, will take on the Lady Wolves, the sixth seed, at noon Wednesday in Ellisville. The eight-team, double-elimination tournament is scheduled to end Saturday.

 

The teams split their regular-season doubleheader on Feb. 20, with Gulf Coast needing five innings to win the opener 8-0 before losing the second game 5-2. The Lady Bulldogs finished the regular season 30-12, with a 22-6 MACJC record. Co-Lin is 27-14, 16-12.

 

The top three teams from the tournament will advance to the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament, which will be held May 15-18.

 

2019 MACJC Softball Tournament

Ellisville

Wednesday

Game 1: (6) Copiah-Lincoln vs. (3) Gulf Coast, noon

Game 2: (7) Southwest vs. (2) Itawamba, 2:30 p.m.

Game 3: (8) Pearl River vs. (1) Jones, 5 p.m.

Game 4: (5) Northeast vs. (4) East Central, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday

Game 5: Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, noon

Game 6: Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 loser, 2:30 p.m.

Game 7: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 5 p.m.

Game 8: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Friday

Game 9: Game 8 loser vs. Game 5 winner, noon

Game 10: Game 7 loser vs. Game 6 winner, 2:30 p.m.

Game 11: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 5 p.m.

Game 12: Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday

Game 13: Game 11 loser vs. Game 12 winner, 1 p.m.

Game 14: Game 11 winner vs. Game 13 winner, 3:30 p.m.

Game 15 (if necessary): Game 14 winner vs. Game 14 loser, 6 p.m.

 

 

For more information on MGCCC's 10 intercollegiate athletic teams, follow @MGCCCBulldogs on Twitter and MGCCCBulldogs on Facebook, and go to mgcccbulldogs.com.




Don Hammack
Sports Information Director
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College