Miss-Lou sports history: July 3

Published 3:00 pm Friday, July 3, 2020

TWENTY YEARS AGO

Winning pitcher Colby Verucchi and reliever John Floyd combine to strike out eight batters as the Natchez Rebel League All-Stars defeat Pine Hills 9-3 to advance to the sub-district tournament title game.

TEN YEARS AGO

Bradley Jones and winning pitcher Tyler Wilson hit back-to-back home runs during a four-run first inning as the Natchez 12s defeat Franklin County 11-2 to advance to the sub-district tournament title game.

FIVE YEARS AGO

Cathedral High School hosts Delta Charter and Natchez High in 7-on-7 competitions, but Green Wave head coach Ron Rushing and Storm head coach Dwayne Taylor are not pleased with each team’s level of play.