Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX)

 - Class of 1927

Page 153 of 220

 

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1927 Edition, Page 153 of 220
Page 153 of 220



Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1927 Edition, Page 152
Previous Page

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1927 Edition, Page 154
Next Page

Search for Classmates, Friends, and Family in one
of the Largest Collections of Online Yearbooks!



Your membership with E-Yearbook.com provides these benefits:
  • Instant Access to Millions of Yearbook Pictures
  • High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
  • Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
  • View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
  • Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
  • Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing

Page 153 text:

SKAGGS TIPTON MCELHANNON Guard Guard Manager game and went to the semi-nnals at the district meet where they lost by two points in the last minute of the game. As usual, Coach Curtis proved himself a wonderful coach. Johnson. as captain, was the outstanding star of the team. His floor work was especially line. We wish him just as great a success in college. CLASS A CHAMPIONSHIP The Panthers won the Class A Championship of the city without losing a game. Poly and North Side, their two opponents, were clearly weaker from every angle of the game. Barlow was the high point of the league with Johnson and Broiles following closc behind. Koontz was rated as one of the best guards in the city. ln the lirst game of the season the Panthers defeated Poly 34 to 12. Poly's little gym bothered Central at iirst, but they soon became used to the floor and looped the basket with regularity. ln the second game of the season Central took on the Steers and defeated them so decisively that North Side did not recover from the effects of this game until the end of the basketball season. The score was 52 to 8. In only two games of the league was Central ever forced to play hard. .W xy 'Q' mr,- ..s ,, . .Q5 a . A Q 'I . X fe Page One Hundred Thirty Nine

Page 152 text:

BARLOW JOHNSON CCapt.D BROILES Forward Forward Guard The 1926-27 Season At the opening of practice, Coach Curtis found that his basket ball prospects were the brightest in sev- eral years. In Johnson, Barlow, Broiles, and Gander he had four players who had played together for several previous years. Koontz, in his first year out for the team, proved to be the find of the season, and soon developed into a brilliant guard. With Haden at center, Broiles and Koontz at guard, and Johnson and Barlow at forward, Coach Curtis found a team that was easily the strongest in the city high school leagues. Near the middle of the season, Skaggs came out for the team and was made Koontz's running mate at guard while Broiles was shifted to center. Central won the city championship without losing a THE SQUAD Barlow, Tipton, Hadcn, Johnson CCapt.D, Broiles, Koontz. Skaggs. Page One Hundred Thirty Eight



Page 154 text:

' KOONTZ GANDER HADEN Guard Forward Center Once North Side, using a new style of play, held the lead until well in the last quarter when Johnson and Barlow began getting loose from the Steer guards and soon put Central well in the lead. Another time Poly held Central scoreless in the first quartet while looping five points to give them a good lead. In the second quarter, Poly managed to hold their lead, but after that it was just a matter of time until Central would pass them. CITY CHAMPIONSHIP AND DISTRICT MEET In the play off with Diamond Hill, Winners of the Class B Championship for the city championship and right to represent Fort Worth at the district meet, the Panthers made quick work of the Hilltoppers. The lirst game was played at Central's new gym. Diamond Hill, playing a rough game, jumped into the lead early in the game, but Central soon overcame this lead and the game ended 25 to 17 in favor of Central. The second game was just like the first with Diamond Hill leading at the first half. In the second half Johnson got loose and looped eleven points to win the game for Central, 33 to 22, At Denton in the district meet, the Panthers were eliminated by Forest Avenue when Forest scored four points in the last minute of play to win, 21 to 19. Page One Hundred Forty

Suggestions in the Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) collection:

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1923 Edition, Page 1

1923

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1926 Edition, Page 1

1926

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1929 Edition, Page 1

1929

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1930 Edition, Page 1

1930

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1931 Edition, Page 1

1931

Central High School - Panther Yearbook (Fort Worth, TX) online yearbook collection, 1932 Edition, Page 1

1932

1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
FIND FRIENDS AND CLASMATES GENEALOGY ARCHIVE REUNION PLANNING
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today! Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly! Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.