My pick of the
best from various sports/entertainment from Kentucky:
The pride of the Bluegrass state.
Football: Paul Hornung: Louisville Flaget High, Notre Dame,
Green Bay Packers
Basketball-High School: Kelly Coleman, Wayland High, Kentucky
Wesleyan, New York Knicks,
Basketball-College-Pro: Dan Issel, Batavia High: Ill., UK, Louisville
Colonels (ABA), Denver Nuggets, (NBA) (tie) &
Cliff Hagan, Livermore: Owensboro Senior, UK, St. Louis Hawks, Dallas
Chaparels (ABA) (tie)
Baseball: U. S. Senator (REP-KY), Jim Bunning, Ft.
Thomas, KY, Detroit Tigers
Track: Bill Ruff: Pole Vault state champion 1956 &1957
Country Music: Bill Monroe, Owensboro, KY
Rock & Roll: The Everly Brothers, Brownie, KY
Actor: Jason Robards: Louisville, KY
Actress: Ashley Judd, Ashland, KY
Biggest UK fan: Ashley Judd, Ashland, KY
Biggest Henderson City High fan: Lex Riggs (me)
This web-site is dedicated to the Barret
Henderson City High Sports teams from
Especially the Henderson City High 1955-56 sports
that had so many great gifted student/athletes.
SAR2 CREATIONS of NEVADA
©, TM, ®,
2008, 2009, 2010
The contents of this web site are intended to be used
only for the educational value and entertainment enjoyment.
An alumni of Henderson City High School stated to me:
"Once a Flashman, always a Flashman".
Truer words have never been spoken.
Many thanks to the people listed below for their contributions.
Adams (HHS '59),
Elaine Benson (HNHS: '59),
Pascal Benson (HHS '56)
Don Gish (BMTHS '55),
Glenda Alexander Guess (HHS '57),
Shirley Hagan (HHS '56),
Billy Haynes (HHS '59),
Keach Nolan (HHS '56),
Dr. Fred Schuette (HHS '56),
Sammy Joe Shelton (HHS '56),
Bud Bayard Walters (HHS '59),
Coach T. L. Plain
all artwork/photos are the property
of SAR2 CREATIONS of Nevada,
©, TM, ®, 2007, 2008, 2009. 2010,
Please contact webmaster for any use of artwork or photographs.
All photographs used are public-domain,
there are no violations of copyright laws
or Hippa Laws of Privacy.
Shelby A. (Lex) Riggs II
Please note that all photographs were sent in by former
students of Henderson City High School. They have all been edited, corrected & cleaned up as well as they
possibly could. If you are displeased with a photo, simply scan the photo that you want replaced and I will be more than happy
to replace it.
Thanks for your support,
Lex Riggs, webmaster