Outstanding Sports & Games Figures

Basketball:

Joe DeAngelis ....Outstanding  Outside Shooter, and Point Guard. Had there been a 3 point line in those days, Over 90% of Joe shots would have been 3 pointers! 

Jim Martinez ....Outstanding on the Drive, excellent Shooter, and Hustler. Made about 90% of his free-throws.

Mr. Segath (Coach & Pro Player)

Mrs. Lois Palmquist ....Lady Coach of the Year, 1944
    (Lois's team:  Sam Incitti, Angelo Incitti, Anthony Faoro, Mike Mendosa,
 Al  Laiminger, Bart J. Antista, Tano Zamborelli, Bill Archuleta, Bill Martini)

 

Baseball:

Joe Martorano ....Drafted by the Chicago White Sox

Frank Concini Jr. ....Could hit a ball to the "Ramirez" home

Tony Mincic ....On par with Concini

Paul Butero ....Umpire extraordinaire

Ernest Lira Jr. ....Outstanding Pitcher

Vic and Albert Macchietto ....Outstanding Pitchers

Vic Frenchmore ....Outstanding Pitcher

 

 

Softball:

Leroy Long .One of the top softball pitchers in Las Animas County

 

Football:

Joe Terry ....Joe was the only player to score a touchdown in the "57", "58" seasons

 

Pool:

Louis "Spooks" Rocco .... Exceptional Pool Player ...... Played a superior mind game.....Simply the Best!

Tony "Bebo" Cambruzzi ....Only Spooks could beat him!  But, he did beat Spooks once.

Tony "Junior" Forner ....Never beat Spooks, but pretty much on par with Bebo

 

Bocci Ball:

Lois "Segek" DeAngelis

Joe Martorano

Paul Butero

(& Quite a few others)

 

Mora:

Corky Incitti, Easdy Ramirez, Joe Terry, Domenic Incitti, Larry Sebben, ...........and many more

NOPE ! SOPRIS DIDN'T HAVE ANY SKIERS