The Pirates and Lady Pirates are both ranked in the NJCAA Region 8 polls heading into the Christmas break.
The Lady Pirates who are sporting a 12-4 record came in at no. 9 in the most recent Region 8 poll. They will return to action on New Year's Day when they travel to Bossier Parish to face the home team and then Tyler Community College on January 2nd.
After those tune ups Pensacola will kick off Panhandle play on Wednesday, January 8th at no. 1 ranked Gulf Coast State.
The Pirate basketball team is currently 10-5 which is good enough to put them in the no. 10 spot in the current Region 8 poll. They will play in the Tallahassee Classic starting on December 28th against Gordon State College before taking on Monroe College on December 29th.
They will then travel with the ladies to Panama City for the start of conference play against no. 7 Gulf Coast State.