If you are old enough to remember when a record would skip and play the same part of the song over and over again on a record player, you can probably sympathize with the plight which Camden head coach Ron McKie found himself in on Tuesday.
Pam Chickering was all set to deliver an end to the season talk to her Camden High girls' cross country team following Saturday's AAA Lower State qualifying meet at Clemson's Sandhills Research Park facility in Columbia.
An uncatchable fourth down pass landed harmlessly on the Camden sidelines with a little more than four minutes left in Friday's 25-20 loss to visiting Chapin, with the bouncing ball went the host Bulldogs' AAA playoff chances.
His players huddled around him following last week's loss to Westwood, Camden head coach Jimmy Neal told his Bulldogs that their playoff chances were probably done and the game with Chapin would, more than likely, be for pride and, for the seniors.
After having closed out regular season play with a 4-2 win over Lower Richland last Thursday afternoon, the Camden High girls' tennis team will head to Clinton for Tuesday's AAA Upper State tournament first round match which starts at 4 p.m.