ELLISVILLE – No. 1 Jones County posted a pair of close wins over Baton Rouge Community College (Louisiana) here Wednesday at Community Bank Park.
The Bobcats jumped out to a 4-0, first-inning lead and held on for a 6-5 victory in game one. In game two, JCJC starting pitcher Cooper Brune (Ocean Springs) had 10 strikeouts in five innings to help the Bobcats to a 7-5 victory over the Bears.
The Bobcats, 13-1, travel to Eunice, Louisiana, on Saturday where they will play Murray State (Oklahoma) and No. 2 LSU-Eunice.