ELLISVILLE – Jones County Junior College will play four of its first five 2018 football games at Bobcat Stadium/Sim Cooley Field.
The schedule was released Friday, April 6.
Head coach Steve Buckley’s Bobcats open the season at home at 7 p.m. on Aug. 30 against Coahoma in the annual Hall of Fame game. The following week JCJC entertains Holmes at 7 p.m. on Sept. 6.
The Bobcats will open MACJC play on Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at Hinds. Jones returns home for 7 p.m. games on Sept. 20 vs. Mississippi Gulf Coast and Southwest Mississippi on Sept. 27.
JCJC then visits Pearl River at 6 p.m. on Oct. 4 and Northeast Mississippi at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 11.
The Bobcats will play its only Saturday game at home at 2 p.m. on Oct. 20 against Copiah-Lincoln for Homecoming.
JCJC closes the regular season with a 6:30 p.m. game on Oct. 25 at East Central.
The first round of the MACJC playoffs will be Nov. 3 and the championship game will be Nov. 10.
The 2018 JCJC schedule is available at www.jcjcathletics.com.
Jones County Junior College 2018 Football Schedule
Thursday, Aug. 30 Coahoma (Hall of Fame) ( 7 P.M.)
Thursday, Sept. 6 Holmes (7 P.M.)
Thursday, Sept. 13 Hinds* (6:30 P.M.)
Thursday, Sept. 20 Mississippi Gulf Coast* (7 P.M.)
Thursday, Sept. 27 Southwest* (7 P.M.)
Thursday, Oct. 4 Pearl River* (6:30 P.M.)
Thursday, Oct. 11 Northeast (6:30 P.M.)
Saturday, Oct. 20 Copiah-Lincoln* (2 P.M.)
Thursday, Oct. 25 East Central* (6:30 P.M.)
Saturday, Nov. 3 MACJC playoffs
Saturday, Nov. 10 MACJC championship
*-denotes MACJC South Division game
bold- denotes home game
(Article by Shawn Wansley)