UPDATE: This release has been edited to reflect the game being moved to Wednesday in Perkinston.
PERKINSTON — The Mississippi Gulf Coast women's soccer team plays LSU Eunice for the first time Wednesday. The teams play at 4 p.m. at Bary Thrash Field in Perkinston.
It's the first year of soccer for the Bengals, which added the men's and women's teams for a total of six at the Region 23 rival.
- MGCCC: 1-1
- LSU Eunice: 1-0-1
Last Time Out
- MGCCC lost 3-0 at Jones on Friday.
- LSU-E defeated Jacksonville College 9-0 on Sept. 1
This will be the first time the teams have competed, with the Bengals having just launched the sport.
"The game on Friday kind of put things in perspective. We have to work on how we want to attack. I think we're struggling on that end right now. Tomorrow is about moving people around, putting the pieces together to see what's the best way we can score." – Coach Jackie Rhodes.
- Friday, Sept. 14, vs. Southwest, 7 p.m.
- Sunday, Sept. 15, at Meridian, 2 p.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Holmes, 4 p.m.
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