Frank Anthony Mekules
November 16, 1918
Detroit (?), MI
September 5, 1958
1935-36 Western High School - Detroit (High School)
1936-37 Western High School - Detroit (High School)
1937-38 Western High School - Detroit (High School)
1939-40 Michigan State University (College)
1940-41 Michigan State University (College)
1941-42 Detroit Auto Club (Detroit Basketball Association)
1946-47 Detroit Gems (NBL)
1946-47 Smoke Brothers - River Rouge, MI (Independent)
1947-48 House of David (Independent)
1948-49 House of David (Independent)
1949-50 House of David (Independent)
1950-51 House of David (Independent)
From Wayne, Michigan. Played three games for Detroit Gems.
Born in Detroit to Charles and Ida Mekules, Frank was a three-sport star at Western High School in Detroit.
Sister named Helen. Married Margaret Gilley in Oklahoma, in 1947.
Daughter's 2010 obituary:
The 6'3 guard also played minor league baseball in the Western Texas / New Mexico League and the Southeastern League from 1946-48.
Minor League Baseball Stats:
Odessa American, Feb 9, 1949
Detroit Free Press, Feb 6, 1938