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Hurricane School: The Way We Were

Hurricane School Sports Boy's Basketball Team of 1945

Boys Basketball 1945

Front Row: Theron Dorrough, Lester H. Sneed, Roy Dillard, Travis Browning, Cecil Swords
2nd Row: Delbert Hearn, Dwayne Hale, Garden Jarrett, Rendell Sneed, Van T. Dorsett (coach)

Girl's Basketball Team of 1945

Front Row: Doris Jean Sneed, Bernadine Caples, Merle Sills, Genera Williams, Louise Graham, Ruth Todd
2nd Row: Minnie Etta Brandon, Dotsy Todd, Corrine Sills, Mabel Norwood Dorsett (coach), Nadine Sneed,
Dorothy Curtis, Jerrell Dorrough

Boy's Basketball Team of 1947-48

Richard Todd, Shorty Williams, Jewel Dorrough, Marlin Sills, Garth Nix, Gerald Sneed, Charlie Hicks, Dean Dillard,
Billy Todd, Hozy Wells, and Stanley Russell
Coaches: Joe R. Davis and W.E. Wilson

Girl's Basketball Team of 1947-48

Frances Sneed, Johnnie Twitty, Dosty Todd, Jo Lane Todd, Geraldine Montogomery, Jeanette Whitehead,
Rhea Fern Waldrop, Minnie Etta Brandon, Faye Graham, LaRue Mooneyhan, Louise Capels, Mazelle Messer
Coaches: Joe R. Davis, W. E. Wilson

The information and photographs on this page is extracted from "The Way We Were", a book created by the Pilot Club of Ecru. It is used by permission given to Debbie Anderson by Donna Mooney, President of the Pilot Club and compiler of the book.

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