Multiple Teams · PLYMOUTH ATHLETIC HISTORIC PHOTOS: 1951 PLYMOUTH ROCKIES and 1951-1952 PLYMOUTH PILGRIM BASKETBALL


Here are two more historic pictures from past Rockie football and Pilgrim basketball teams.  First up is a team picture of the 1951 Plymouth Rockies Football team coached by Art Thomas:

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1st Row:  Mgr. Price, Brown, McKesson, Drake, Clough, Kizer, Hughes, Bowen, Pohl, Kennedy, Story, Spindler, and Helvey

2nd Row:  Batta, Smith, Rockaway, Stockman, Holderead, Kring, Zartman, Bolinger, Cook, McKay, Orr, Longle, and Mgr. Beiter

3rd Row:  Coach Thomas, listenberger, Jones, McAvoy, Kizer, Langfeldt, Powell, Warnacut, Christiansen, Mitchell, Rockaway, Cramer, harris, Hildabrand, and Coach Lattimer

4th Row:  Coach Wolfe, Knepper, Couts, Marks, Florian, Vancza, Scheetz, Tibbetts, Zeider, Boannon, Zeider, and Coach Carter

1951 Results:  Plymouth 7  Warsaw 0,  Plymouth 32  Monticello 13,  Plymouth 21  Rochester 6,  Plymouth 33  Peru 12,  Plymouth 13  Wabash 28,  Plymouth 32 Knox 0,  Plymouth 39  Valparaiso 21,  Plymouth 25  Huntington 6

FINAL RECORD:  7 – 1

Next up is a picture of the 1951-1952 Plymouth Pilgrim Basketball team coached by Bob Wolfe:

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1st Row:  John Dye, Mgr Bob Beiter, Dick Listenberger

2nd Row:  Ken Harris, Fred Stockman, George Glass, Dave Scheetz, Duane Florian, Don Dimmett, Larry Tibbetts, Chuck Vancza, Eldon Marks, and Pete Rockaway

SEASON RESULTS

Plymouth 50  Warsaw 63            L

Plymouth 60  Alexandria 36       W

Plymouth 60  Mishawaka 40      W

Plymouth 49  Elwood 33            W

Plymouth 28  Muncie Burris 33   L

Plymouth 55  Tipton 46              W

Plymouth 48  Culver 50              L

Plymouth 55  Monticello 53       W

Plymouth 59  Rochester 57       W

Plymouth 48  SB Riley  55         L

Plymouth 57  Bremen 32          W

Plymouth 59  Bremen 36          W

Plymouth 53  Tippecanoe  44   W

Plymouth 43  Culver 48            L

Plymouth 43  Nappanee 58      L

Plymouth 39  Wabash 40         L

Plymouth 45 Rochester 51       L

Plymouth 54  Warsaw 57         L

Plymouth 59  Huntington 60    L

Plymouth 46 Hartford City 48   L

Plymouth 62  Tippecanoe 49   W

Plymouth 32 Culver 22            W

Plymouth 57  Bourbon 35        W

Plymouth 60  Knox 62             L

FINAL RECORD:  12-13

The leading scorers for the Pilgrims during the season were:  Dave Scheetz – 16.1  Chuck Vancza – 9.6  Cliff Zeider – 5.6  Duane Florian – 4.7