Friday, April 28, 2017

1946-47 Spokane Orphans (PCBL)

1946-47 SPOKANE ORPHANS
PACIFIC COAST BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Finished: 1-17 .056, 7th place

Team merged with Salem in early February and became the Spokane Blazers. This new merged team would not finish the season.

  • Head Coach: Rufe Fox (September 9, 1912 - September 11, 1985)

PLAYERS: 
  • Bill Bowen  
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  • Roy Helser (August 27, 1911 - October 25, 1994)
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  • Dave Howard  
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  • Johnson 
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  • Bill Magruder (January 10, 1924 - February 24, 2007)
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  • Jack Mayne (April 18, 1918 - June 22, 2001)
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  • Dick Oberstaller (February 16, 1926 - May 6, 2002)
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  • Bud Olson (May 23, 1918 - March 19, 2006)
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  • Al Stitt (July 1, 1917 - October 1, 2007)
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  • Vince Stroyan (January 26, 1916 - April 9, 1988)
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NOTE:  Al McRae (
July 18, 1921 - December 5, 2014) may have signed with the team in early February of 1947 as they merged with Salem, but whether or not he played is uncertain at this time.
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