RIDGELAND --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went to 3-0 on the season here Tuesday with a 9-0 win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Lady Bears.
Holmes will play at Hinds at 5 p.m. Friday.
Ja'Laycia Brown had a hat trick for the Lady Bulldogs. She scored twice in the first half and once in the second. Her first goal came in the 16th minute off an assist from Cheyla Watkins. She scored again in the 35th minute off an assist from Pepper Ann Filbert. Her final goal was unassisted in the 60th minute.
Isabella Wade scored in the 14th minute to put Holmes up 1-0. Peyton Montgomery then scored from 45 yards out on a free kick to put Holmes up 4-0 in the 37th minute. Leggett Steed scored off a Filbert assist in the 41st minute to put the Lady Bulldogs 5-0.
In the second half, Wade scored her second goal of the day off an assist from Brown in the 50th minute. Zoe Ellis scored off another assist from Filbert to put Holmes up 8-0 in the 63rd minute. Alysia Terry scored off a Steed assist in the 84th minute to end all scoring.