BASEBALL

Sam Distefano Classic first pitch

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Top, from left, Lillie Harvey, Lucille Distefano, Michael Distefano, Sam Distefano Jr. and T-Joe Distefano. Bottom, Paul Distefano and Lillie Distefano.

Plaquemine hosted the Sam Distefano Memorial Classic baseball tournament this past week at Joe Distefano Field. 100-year-old Lillie Distefano, wife of the late Sam Distefano Sr., threw out the first pitch. She is pictured surrounded by family members. Top, from left, Lillie Harvey, Lucille Distefano, Michael Distefano, Sam Distefano Jr. and T-Joe Distefano. Bottom, Paul Distefano and Lillie Distefano.

COURTESY PHOTO/Scott Allen