04-05-08 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Saturday, April 5, 2008

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Danny Manning scores 31 points and pulls down 18 rebounds as unranked Kansas upsets No. 4 Oklahoma 83-79 to win the national championship despite having 11 losses during the season.

TEN YEARS AGO — Ferriday High dominates The Democrat’s Super 5 Basketball Team as Teohn Conner and Ann Webster are the boys’ and girls’ Player of the Year and Robert Cade and Joan McFarland are the Coaches of the Year.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Corey Walker strikes out 11 batters and Chris Norris hits a three-run home run during a seven-run rally in the fourth inning as Cathedral defeats West Lincoln 10-3 to remain undefeated in Division 7-1A.

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