03-06-09 Looking back
Published 12:00 am Friday, March 6, 2009
TWENTY YEARS AGO — The Port Gibson Blue Wavettes will look to the senior leadership of Stacy Truitt, Rilanda Baker, Toni Butler and Roberta Jones on their quest for a fourth straight Class 3A state title.
TEN YEARS AGO — Shaquita Smith has 18 points and Tangela Williams adds 11 points, but Stone County outscores Jefferson County 20-6 in the fourth quarter for a 54-49 win to advance to the Class 4A state title game.
FIVE YEARS AGO — Maurice Barnes scores a game-high 24 points and Jeffrey Turner has 17 points as defending Class 2A state champion Lakeview defeats Vidalia 67-48 to advance to the Top 28 Tournament.