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Feature: Can you identify these faces from the past?
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Feature: Can you identify these faces from the past?


Each Tuesday in The Wilson Times, we will run a photo or three of these old Wilson Recreation Department teams. Today’s photos are the 1980 Industrial League Division I men’s softball champion Firestone, or the 721ers, and a boys soccer team, Americus, from what appears to be the 1990s.

If you know who the people are in the photos, you can call us at 252-265-7808, email us at sports@wilsontimes.com or just leave a comment on the online story at www.wilsontimes.com.

We will compile all the responses and post them on the comments section online.

If you would like a digital copy of one of the photos, drop by the office at Recreation Park Community Center on Sunset Road. For a $2 donation to Wilson Recreation Department athletics programs, you can get an emailed copy.

For more information, contact the Rec at 252-399-2266.
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old days said...

Jerry Hobgood and Sonny Bass are in the first picture. Buck Jones and Larry Speight might be in the picture too.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 4:24 PM
soccer guess said...

Coach on left appears to be Parker Davis, so I'm thinking one of the kids may be Carson.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 2:12 PM
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