Campbell and Wright to play in 5A All-State Game
By TAYLOR HAWKINS
The Yazoo City High dynamic duo of Sam Campbell and Darrius Wright was selected to the 5A All State team. Campbell was selected as the first team catcher while Wright was named a second team pitcher.
As a senior, Campbell hit .364 with one triple, five doubles, two home runs, and 23 RBIs. He was walked 21 times and was hit by eight pitches. He had an incredible .543 on base percentage.
Though Campbell has racked up awards during his high school baseball career, the All-State award is very significant.
“It makes me feel like I’m one of the best players in the state,” Campbell said. “It’s a real big honor.”
The big catcher has a big decision to make soon regarding his collegiate career.
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