2018-19 EMCC Baseball News

  • EMCC Lions outhit No. 13 Itawamba but drop baseball doubleheader in Fulton
    March 20, 2019
    The Lions of East Mississippi Community College outhit Itawamba during both games of Tuesday’s MACJC baseball road doubleheader, but the visitors came up short both times in falling, 6-1 and 11-8, to the 13th-ranked Indians at ICC’s Roy Cresap Field.
  • Home-standing EMCC Lions drop MACJC baseball opener to Copiah-Lincoln
    March 18, 2019
    Despite a pair of excellent outings by their starting pitchers, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College dropped their conference-opening home baseball doubleheader against Copiah-Lincoln during Saturday’s MACJC action at Gerald Poole Field. After a ninth-inning comeback attempt in the opening game ultimately resulted in an 11-5 setback in 15 innings, EMCC couldn’t hold a late lead in the nightcap en route to dropping a 3-2 decision to the visiting Wolves.
  • EMCC set to open MACJC baseball slate by hosting Co-Lin during Saturday’s reunion activities
    March 13, 2019
    Reunion activities will be a part of East Mississippi Community College’s MACJC conference baseball opener Saturday against Copiah-Lincoln.  Following a lunchtime reception for all returning EMCC baseball alumni and boosters, the Lions will take on the Co-Lin Wolves in a doubleheader set to begin at 2 p.m. at Gerald Poole Field on the Scooba campus.
  • Dramatic ninth-inning comeback earns EMCC 18-17 win in Friday home baseball split with ECCC
    March 09, 2019
    In their first game action in nearly two weeks due to rain and wet field conditions throughout the region, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College split an eventful home baseball doubleheader with East Central Community College Friday afternoon at Gerald Poole Field.  After a series of comebacks resulted in a dramatic 18-17 walk-off victory for EMCC in the opener, the Warriors earned the split with a 15-3 run-rule win in the nightcap.
  • EMCC’s baseball home opener moved up to Friday; Lions’ baseball reunion rescheduled for March 16
    March 05, 2019
    With predicted rain and possible thunderstorms in the forecast for Saturday, East Mississippi Community College’s scheduled home-opening baseball doubleheader against East Central Community College has been moved up a day to Friday (March 8) on the Scooba campus.  First pitch for Friday’s home season opener is set for 1 p.m. at EMCC’s Gerald Poole Field.
  • EMCC Lions post 1-3 mark during season-opening baseball competition in Florida
    February 17, 2019
    East Mississippi Community College opened the 2019 baseball season with a 1-3 showing against NJCAA Division I opposition this past weekend at Chipola Field in Florida.  Along with splitting a pair of games with Gordon State, the Lions dropped close decisions to preseason top-ranked Chipola and Columbia State.
  • Brett Kimbrel era of EMCC baseball begins this weekend in Florida
    February 14, 2019
    The Brett Kimbrel era of East Mississippi Community College baseball is scheduled to get underway Friday and Saturday (Feb. 15-16) in Marianna, Florida when the Lions play a pair of games each day on the Chipola College campus.