The Wilson Times
Facebook
Twitter
subscribe now
[ Sign In ]  [ Register ]
  •   View Photo Gallery Photo Gallery
 Text Size   •  Email  •  Printer Friendly
Bookmark and Share
Feature: Can you identify these faces from the past?
Click image to enlarge
Click here for photos View Photo Gallery

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.
Add Comment:Show/Hide(All comments must be approved)
View Comments:Show/Hide(2 comments)
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
Most Popular From the past 7 days
Most Viewed Most Commented Most Emailed
Fate of escaped dog sparks dispute
HAVE FUN ON THE FOURTH
Teen faces 3 transplants
Rules rhubarb again
PIPELINE MEETING ATTRACTS HUNDREDS
Fate of escaped dog sparks dispute
Reader: Churches should welcome LGBTQ people but not affirm lifestyle
'Greece' no longer sizzles
Jobless rate trends higher in Wilson, majority of N.C.
'The rest of the story'
Area calendar, July 7-8
WCLL 11-12s reach championship round of District 6 tourney
Tobs edged by Owls 5-4 in 10 innings
Mudcats nip Pelicans 3-2
Blaize of glory
News  |  Sports  |  Life  |  Opinion  |  Obituaries  |  Photos  |  Videos  |  Contact  |  Classifieds  |  Special Sections  |  Public Notices  |  Advertise
Powered by Google
Advanced Search