Jackson County

Weather impacts soccer, basketball games in Pascagoula School District

Winter weather expected Tuesday on the Mississippi Gulf Coast has forced changes in the Pascagoula School District's athletics schedule.

The Pascagoula girls soccer team will now host Long Beach at 6 p.m. today in the first round of the playoffs. The Pascagoula boys team will host Picayune at 6 p.m. on Thursday. The Pascagoula boys and girls teams were originally scheduled to play a twinbill on Tuesday.

The Pascagoula-Ocean Springs and Gautier-Stone basketball games set for Tuesday have been canceled.

The Pascagoula-Gautier boys basketball game that was halted in the third quarter Friday with the Panthers leading 30-23, will be resumed at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 6.