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1953 - TWIN WIN Gibbons Boys, Girls Hit Top In 2-AA...
TWIN WIN Gibbons Boys, Girls Hit Top In 2-AA Race Sweeping a double - header from previously - unbeaten Denton, Gibbons Gibbons High's cagers ruled District 2-AA basketball today. Gibbons Gophers collared Denton, Denton, 62-28, in the main event after the Gibbons girls had claimed a 41-21 decision in the opener at Gibbons gym here. Going into the game, Gibbons Gibbons and Denton boys and girls were the only unbeaten teams in 2-AA. That leaves Gibbon* at the top now with the first half of the schedule complete. Oscar Ford poured in 18 points to pace Coach L. D. Taylor's Gophers, defending champs of 2- AA. Leading scorer for the Gibbons Gibbons girls was Willie Mae Rollerson Rollerson with 23. Monday night the Gophers of Coach Taylor will meet Rox ton Negro High, coached by F. W. Armstrong, in a March of Dimes benefit game at Gibbons H i-g h. All proceeds go to the polio drive.

Clipped from The Paris News23 Jan 1953, FriPage 7

The Paris News (Paris, Texas)23 Jan 1953, FriPage 7
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