GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs finished the North Division schedule off with a season sweep of the East Mississippi Community College Lady Lions here tonight, 80-57.
With the win, the Lady Bulldogs improve to 16-7 and 9-3 in the North Division. Holmes will participate in the MACJC State Tournament but it's still unclear whether the Lady Bulldogs will be the No. 1 seed or No. 2 seed. The women's bracket begins on Tuesday at Northwest.
Holmes led 19-9 after one period and 39-18 at halftime. East Mississippi outscored Holmes 21-19 in the third period before the Lady Bulldogs outscored the Lady Lions in the fourth period 22-18 for the 23-point win.
The Lady Bulldogs shot 43.3 percent from the floor, 41.2 percent from the three-point line and 60 percent from the free-throw line.