09-23-08 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 23, 2008

TWENTY YEARS AGO — The surprising 3-0 South Natchez Colonels will take on Laurel at D’Evereaux Field due to North Natchez’s game at Martin Stadium against Lawrence County, but Chris Calcote thinks it’s not a disadvantage.

TEN YEARS AGO — Despite a three-hit performance by Jenny Chapman, the Franklin County Lady Bulldogs lose to Florence 11-9 in seven innings one day after defeating the Wilkinson County Lady Wildcats 46-12.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Led by a 12th-place finish by Earl Perry on the men’s side and a 10th-place finish by Marqueshia Lewis on the women’s side, both of Alcorn State’s cross country teams finish fifth at the Millsaps College Invitational.

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