|Fifty years later, Murray High's state championship team gets its due|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
A little less than 50 years ago, buried in the middle of a Sunday edition of The St. Augustine Record, a sports brief read the following:
“Murray High Bulldogs win State Class ‘A’ Cage Championship.”
What followed were two sentences that announced Murray’s claiming of the 1964 Statewide Class A Negro High School Basketball championship and the specifics — a 78-72 win over West Palm Beach’s Roosevelt High School.
Two sentences, no recap, no follow-up story to commemorate or honor a small-town champion of 13 local boys.
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