IN LOCAL HISTORY:
• 30 YEARS AGO — Sioux Valley downed Brandon Crane 6-1 behind the strong five-hit pitching performance of Frank Sioux to sweep the best-of-three Brandon Commercial Fastball League quarter-final playoff series 2-0. Sioux fanned 13 batters and helped his own cause with two singles.
• 20 YEARS AGO —FormerBrandonite Angela Chalmers placed fifth in the final of the women’s 1,500-metre race at the world track and field championships in Stuttgart, Germany. Chalmers’s time was four minutes and 7.95 seconds. Winner Dong Lui of China posted a time of 4:00.50.
Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition August 27, 2013