Pete Taylor Park and Hill Denson Field may have a different surface come the 2020 season. Southern Miss was forced to make numerous schedule changes this season due to weather and field conditions, so it has forced Southern Miss coach Scott Berry to look for a solution.
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POPLARVILLE — Dexter Jordan (Hattiesburg) and Wiley Cleland (Columbia; Columbia, Academy) picked up another honor Tuesday when they were named to the All-Region XXIII Team. Michael Avalon was also named the Region's Coach of the Year.
The All-Region team was selected by the region's coaches.
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Southern Miss junior outfielder Matt Wallner (Forest Lake, Minn.) became the highest Golden Eagle baseball player ever selected in the Major League Baseball Player Draft Monday night by the Minnesota Twins.
ENID, Oklahoma — The top-seeded Pearl River Wildcats battled with Pasco-Hernando to the final out in Tuesday’s elimination game at David Allen Ballpark. Despite holding a lead for much of the contest, the Wildcats ultimately fell 13-12.
The loss eliminated PRCC (41-14 overall) from its first World Series berth since 2002.
ENID, Oklahoma — No. 1 seed Pearl River will need to bounce back quickly. After falling to host NOC-Enid 4-2 on Monday, the Wildcats will face Pasco-Hernando in a 1 p.m. rematch Tuesday at David Allen Memorial Ballpark. The loser will head home from the NJCAA Division II World Series, while the winner advances to face NOC-Enid Wednesday.
HATTIESBURG – The Southern Miss Golden Eagles are heading to Louisiana as the No. 3 seed in the Baton Rouge Regional.