Henderson City High School, 1955 to 1963

1960-61 Henderson City High School Basketball

City High Facts
Henderson City High Basketball With Game Scores1955-56
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1955 KHSAA State Football Champions & Game Scores
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1955-56 City High Basketball team, Players Profiles
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1960-61 Henderson City High School Basketball
1960-61 Henderson City High School Football
1960-61 Henderson City High Cheerleaders
1960-61 Henderson City High Basketball Queen
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1960-61 Basketball: Game by Game Scores

1960-61 Henderson City High School Basketball

20-7 record for 1960-61 season


1960-61 Henderson City High School Varsity Basketball team

B. Vanover, J. Delker; M. Schuette, L. Marshall; M. Ward; S. Smith, C. Brauer, G. Busby; E. Biggs, T. Rhoads; D. Jacobs; M. Mitchell
absent from team photo: J. Combest

1960-61 Basketball: Game by Game Scores Edit Text

Regular Season
Henderson   66             Livermore                      32
Henderson   45             Providence                     47
Henderson   87             Uniontown St. Agnes     54
Henderson   77             St. Vincent                     45
Henderson   77             Hopkinsville                  56
Henderson   66             South Hopkins               56
Holiday Tournament
Henderson   55             Henderson County        69*
Henderson   61             Henderson Douglass     49
Regular Season
Henderson   78             Sebree                            37
Henderson   80             Morganfield                   55
Henderson   63             Owensboro Senior         50
Henderson   65             Beaver Dam                  70*
Henderson   27             Owensboro Senior         45*
Henderson   78             Madisonville                  57
Henderson   69             Dixon                              32
Big Eight Tournament
Henderson   47             Morganfield                   34
Henderson   47             Madisonville                  46
Henderson   53             Daviess County             48
Regular Season
Henderson   47             Earlington                      54*
Henderson   57             Evansville North           70*
Henderson   74             Dawson Springs             48
Henderson   43             Daviess County             39
Henderson   59             Greenville                      53
Henderson   49             Sturgis                            25
Henderson   47             Christian County           58*
Tenth District Tournament
Henderson   50             Henderson Holy Name  52*

Final season recored for 1960-61:



Head basketball coach Chester Montgomery & assistant coach, Ken Willard

The 1960-61 edition of the Henderson City High School Flash finished with a 20-7 record for the year under 2nd year head coach Chester Montgomery. City High captured the Big Eight Tournament, and won the WKC again. The flash were eleminated in the first round of the 10th district tournament by arch-rival Henderson Holy Name by a last second basket, 50-52.


1960-61 Henderson City High School Junior Varsity Basketball team

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Henderson City High Sports teams from 1954-1963.
Especially the Henderson City High 1955-56 sports teams
that had so many great gifted student/athletes.  

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"Once a Flashman, always a Flashman".  

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Many thanks to the people listed below for their contributions.
Jim 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),
Sonda Keach Nolan (HHS '56),
Dr. Fred Schuette (HHS '56),
Sammy Joe Shelton (HHS '56),
Bud Bayard Walters (HHS '59),
Coach T. L. Plain


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