The Team

The starting lineup for most games during the season consisted of the eleven players shown here. This was the starting lineup for the Merced game, as well, with the exception of the right end position. Wayne Wooten started most games at right end, although Carl Cole started some, including the Merced game. Carl’s picture is shown below among backup players.

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Backup players who earned their letter during the year

Team Roster

Team members are listed below with living members in bold type. Others have passed away or have been unresponsive to efforts to locate them.

Players: Pat Akin, Joe Alfaro, Vince Alfaro, Ron Arnold, Dick Bastrire, Henry Bethany, Maurice Braham, Ira Chriss, Carl Cole, Harold Dilbeck, Keith Divine, Fred Edwards, Russ Evers, Tom Ferris, Ron Fink, Freddy Garcia, Robert “Tubby” Garcia, Harry Hafer, Jack Hannah, Joe Hannah, James Keener, John Keiper, Dick Kindy, Norman Lambert, Bob Line, Danny Lombardi, Merle McFall, Wallace McFall, Louis Michalk, Bob Owen, Bill Perry, Gene Reilly, Henry Rojas, Harold Silvani, Richard Sligar, Frank Snively, Richard Stapleton, Jerry Swan, Art Thompson, Ken Tibbetts, Edward, Tidwell, Fran Weddle, Wayne Wooten

Coaches: Cal Rossi, Hank Beiden

Managers and Equipment Organizers: Marvin Magness, Freddy Garcia, _ Cooksey

Team picture with names

team with names

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