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Russell Wildcat Teams Won Their Share of Victories Over the Years.
We Start With a Game Wildcats Over Decatur 17-3
In a game that brought bencher Al Phillips to the mound, came also big guns from Jerry Hudgins, who smashed a three run homer, Larry Parker, Knox Childers, Dick Shelly and Denzil Lynch as well as pitcher Phillips. High scorers were Hudgins and Shelly with three runs each. See the full article HERE.
Wildcats over Athens Trojans 5 - 3
Dennie McDuffie's silent gun comes alive with a fifth inning triple that shot down the Trojans 5 - 3. McDuffie's blast brought Joel Bryant home to tie the game 3 -3 followed by McDuffie himself streaking home on a single by Denzil Lynch putting the Wildcats in the lead. It was a hard fought come from behind game with notable hurling by pitcher Jack Beckham and hits by Dick Shelly and Larry Parker. See the full article HERE
Russell Bats Down Decatur 9 - 8.
In this 4-AA league season starter, two Russell Juniors, Dick Shelly and Jerry Hudgins shine in a dramatic late inning comeback. See the full article HERE
Comeback Keeps Wildcats on Unbeaten 4-AAA Path
A last ditch homer by Knox Childers in the 7th keeps the Wildcats on a 6-0 unbeaten streak. See the full article HERE
MVP May Be Shelly
Dick Shelly takes the lead in ballot count for MVP in the area. See the full article HERE