RIDGELAND --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs battled with the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers here Friday on the Ridgeland Campus for over 98 minutes before the Rangers scored in the first overtime to win, 2-1.
The Bulldogs travel to Hinds Community College at 7 p.m. on Oct. 10. They then round out the division schedule at Itawamba Community College on Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. before ending the regular season at Gulf Coast on Oct. 20 at 6 p.m.
Both teams scored in the first half of play. Northwest scored first in the 22nd minute while the Bulldogs' Jacob McNeely scored off a Rolando Sanchez assist in the 40th minute of play. Neither team scored in the second half, and Northwest added the winning goal with just over a minute to play in overtime.