The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldog soccer team made history on Tuesday by becoming the first Holmes' women's soccer team to ever be recognized in a NJCAA poll.
The Lady Bulldogs, 13-1, finished just outside the Top 20 at No. 22 for 10-25-16. The poll can be viewed at http://www.njcaa.org/sports/wsoc/2016-17/div1/polls.
Holmes is appearing the MACJC State Tournament at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and will playing Gulf Coast at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Holmes is the North Division No. 1 seed while Gulf Coast is the No. 2 seed from the South. The South No. 1 seed Jones County will be playing the South Division No. 3 seed Pearl River at 1 p.m. On the men's side, Hinds will play Jones and Gulf Coast will play Southwest later in the day on Saturday. The women's final will be on Sunday at 3 p.m.
You can find all the information about the State Tournament at http://www.mgcccbulldogs.com/sports/msoc/2016-17/tournament/tournament_central. The Holmes-Gulf Coast match can be watched live at http://livestream.com/BulldogLIVE.
Photo by Lee Adams, ICC