Miss-Lou sports history: July 8
TWENTY YEARS AGO
Benji Maher pitches a two-hitter with 12 strikeouts and Stevan Ridley hits a solo home run as the Natchez Wallace League All-Stars beat Franklin County 11-1 at the Dixie Youth 11-12 Sub-district Tournament.
TEN YEARS AGO
Craig Bradley goes 2-for-2 with two doubles and three runs batted in and picks up the win as the Natchez 11-year-old All-Stars beat the Lincoln County Nationals 9-5 to win the Dixie Youth District 6 Tournament.
FIVE YEARS AGO
Harlie Murray allows just two hits and strikes out five in six solid innings as the Vidalia Americans defeat the Avoyelles Americans 12-1 at the Louisiana Dixie Youth 11-12 Round-Robin District Tournament.