Members of Milton High School’s last varsity basketball team enjoyed a reunion last week. This group of Milton Panthers enjoyed a highly successful schedule during the 1952-53 basketball season.
Team members present were Bobby Bebout, Gayle “Pete” Maddox, Bill Ward, J.D. “Skeeter” Long, Gary Rowlett, Leroy Liter, Ted Taylor, Phillip Detmer and Kenneth Burkhardt.
Rowlett, Long, Ward and Phil Detmer were four of the five seniors on the team. The other senior, Joe Brown, is deceased.