01-01-09 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 1, 2009

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Sicily Island running back Spencer Douglas, who ran for 1,294 yards during the 1988 season, is named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class A All-State First Team.

TEN YEARS AGO — Romaro Miller completes 14 of 23 passes for 216 yards and an Independence Bowl-record three touchdown passes to lead the Ole Miss Rebels to a 35-18 win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Tony Hawkins makes three 3-pointers and scores 11 of his 27 points in the first quarter as the Vidalia Vikings defeat the Newellton Bears 66-48 at the C.B. Coney Memorial Tournament.

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