Miss-Lou sports history: June 12
TWENTY YEARS AGO
Ray Simpson, in his first year as commissioner of the Lions Club Dixie Boys 13-14 league, sees the league grow from 49 kids and five teams in 1999, the year before he takes over, to 77 kids and seven teams in 2000.
TEN YEARS AGO
After 100 years with the Big 12 Conference and its predecessors, Nebraska joins the Big 10 Conference while Colorado bolts the Big 12 for the Pac-10, and Boise State joins the Mountain West Conference.
FIVE YEARS AGO
Cathedral’s Quinton Logan pitches one scoreless inning and goes 2-for-2 with a two-run double to earn MVP honors as the South All-Stars beat the North All-Stars 6-5 at the MHSAA Class 1A/2A/3A All-Star Game.