Pittsfield High School 1948

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Pittsfield High School 1948

Pittsfield High School 1948
Photo Contributed by Billie Browning
Divider Line Top Row: M. Hoaglin, G. Butler, H. Hoxey, V. Flint, R. Henery, B. Cook, W. Ellison, D. Altor, R. Ervin
Second Row: B. Cooley, B. Mitchel, C. Butler, J. Benjamin, D. Adams, C.Bennett, E. Boehr, D.J. Lippincott
Third Row: D. Capps, E. Baughman, M. Hillman, M. Hines, L. Donohoo, D. Elliott, E. Craigmiler, V. Gerald
Fourth Row: B. Browning, H. Horsham, P. Durham, W. Hammitt, R. Garner, D. Cox, L. Cox, G. Ervin
Fifth Row: E. Hammitt, B. Conrad, M.D. Adams, M. Hayden, M. Knipmeyer, M.A. Duran, R.E. Dark, Miss Lee Divider Line Undefeated 1948 - 1949

Undefeated 1948 - 1949
Photo Contributed by Pat Ruble

Pittsfield highs reserve squad, coached by Carrol Lowe, was undefeated during the 1948-49 season, a rare occurence for any basketball squad.
Seated, left to right:
Lou Dean Predmore, Billy Kay Parks, Richard Lacy, Joe Conkright, John Grisham, Charles Huntley, Manager Richard Miller, C.W. Losch, Donnie Dell, John Petty, Roger McCulloch, Coach Carroll Lowe. The squad had 19 consecutive victories.

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Undefeated Grid Team
Photo Contributed by Pat Ruble

Undefeated Grid Team - Pittsfield high school athletic teams had a good year. The varsity football squad was undefeated and untied winning its fourth Illinois Valley Conference title in the past five years. The basket team won the regional tournament, and came within a hair of winning the sectional tourney. Landess, Williams and Detroit were county softball sinners. New Canton won the county baseball title.