MGCCC Women celebrate sophomores Thursday

Published 3:12 pm Wednesday, February 16, 2022

PERKINSTON — Mississippi Gulf Coast closes out its women’s basketball regular season Wednesday with Sophomore Night at the Weathers-Wentzell Center.


Ceremonies before the East Mississippi game will start at 5:45 p.m. The game will be streamed at

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Gulf Coast has been eliminated from contention for the MACCC Tournament and will start pointing toward the NJCAA Region 23 Tourney.



  • MGCCC: 13-9/5-8 MACCC, 11th place in conference
  • EMCC: 11-10/8-5 MACCC, 8th place in conference

Last Time Out

  • Gulf Coast got beat by a 3-pointer at the buzzer on Monday, falling 72-71 to Copiah-Lincoln in Wesson.
  • East Mississippi beat Meridian 71-68 on Monday in Scooba.

Previous Meeting

Gulf Coast lost 53-47 to East Mississippi in the MACJC quarterfinals in Scooba.


  • Gulf Coast is sixth in the country in free-throw attempts (24.1/game) and ninth in made free throws (15.3/game). The Bulldogs are 11th in field goal defense (33.3 percent).
  • Gulf Coast leads the MACCC in defensive rebounds (27.9 rpg) and total rebounds (43.2 rpg). The Bulldogs are third in field goal defense (33.3 percent) and 3-point defensive (25.5 percent).
  • Aniya Saddler is seventh in the MACCC in field goal shooting (47.0 percent).
  • Sharisse Bridges is seventh in the MACCC in rebounding (8.0 rpg).
  • TK Catchings is fifth in the league in offensive rebounding (3.7 rpg).
  • Elsie Harris is eighth in the league in assists (3.4 apg).
  • Morgyn Payne is is eighth in the league in steals (2.0 spg) and ninth in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.6).

Up next

  • NJCAA Region 23 Tournament, Feb. 26-March 5


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