08-16-08 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Saturday, August 16, 2008

TWENTY YEARS AGO — With starting shortstop Ken Beesley Jr. unable to play with an ankle injury, Natchez Gray loses to Clarksdale 12-8 in the deciding game of the Mississippi Knights of Columbus softball tournament.

TEN YEARS AGO — Sherriell Fitzgerald hits a two-run single and Deanna Butts doubles to bring in Rainne McPhate with the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Natchez High defeats Amite County 13-12.

FIVE YEARS AGO — A record crowd is expected at Bobby Marks Stadium as the Trinity Episcopal Saints will take on the ACCS Rebels at the ACCS Jamboree – the first game between the two teams since the 1998 ACCS Jamboree.

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