ICC baseball wins MACJC Championship

It's the third state title for head coach Rick Collier.

Posted: Apr 30, 2019 10:17 PM
Updated: Apr 30, 2019 10:22 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Itawamba Community College's baseball team swept a doubleheader from Mississippi Delta, 9-4 and 5-2, on Tuesday to clinch the MACJC championship.

It's the first state title for the Indians since 2009 and the third for head coach Rick Collier.

"It's just a special time, a special team, these guys are just awesome," Collier said. "These guys have brought back some years to me."

With the sweep, the Indians will host the upcoming Region 23 Tournament.

ICC will close the regular season Friday at Mississippi Gulf Coast, with first pitch of the doubleheader scheduled for 2 p.m.

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