Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Reuben Lautenschlager

Reuben Lautenschlager

September 7, 1915   
Oshkosh, WI 

January 5, 1992
Sheboygan, WI     

1934-35 Wisconsin-Oshkosh (College)
1935-36 Wisconsin-Oshkosh (College)
1936-37 Wisconsin-Oshkosh (College)
1937-38 Sheboygan Enzo Jels (Independent)
1938-39 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1939-40 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1940-41 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1941-42 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1942-43 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1943-44 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1944-45 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1945-46 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1946-47 Sheboygan Redskins (NBL)
1947-48 West End Benders (Independent)
1947-48 Manitowoc Braves (WSBL) Head coach / player
1950-51 New Holstein Athletics (WSBL) 

Born in Oshkosh, Lautenschlager went to Oshkosh High School and from there attended Oshkosh Teachers College (now the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh) where he played both basketball and football. He played for nine seasons for the Redskins. He worked as an NBA referee from 1949 to 1951.
Ruben married Lucille (1919-2012) and they had four children: Jack Lautenschlager, Mark Lautenschlager, Anne Lautenschlager and Beth Olson.


Special thanks to John Grasso for some biographical help.

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