Tuesday, May 30, 2017

1947-48 Tacoma Mountaineers (PCBL)

1947-48 TACOMA MOUNTAINEERS
PACIFIC COAST BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Finished: 
First Half: 16-13 .552, 3rd place
Second Half: 5-11 .312, 5th place


  • Head Coach: Tom Werner (May 29, 1911 - June 11, 1988) Also played. See below

PLAYERS: 
  • Tom Cross (September 16, 1920 - December 2003)
Biography

  • Ernie Endress (September 25, 1919 - November 29, 1992)
Biography

  • Bob Graf (April 13, 1918 - September 19, 2014)
Biography

  • Marv Harshman (October 4, 1917 - April 12, 2003)
Biography

  • John Katica (November 5, 1918 - May 5, 2000)
Biography

  • Irv Leifer (February 2, 1923 - February 26, 2016)
Biography

  • Jack Roffler (October 7, 1924 - August 14, 2014)
Biography

  • Sig Sigurdson (November 27, 1918 - December 2, 2006)
Biography

  • Bob Voelcker (September 18, 1918 - May 1982)
Biography

  • Jack Voelcker (May 12, 1914 - January 4, 1998)
Biography

  • Al Wark 
Biography

  • Tom Werner (May 29, 1911 - June 11, 1988)
Biography

(Note: There is a newspaper article from December 3, 1947, in the Bend (Oregon) Bulletin that mentions a player names Jack Rossler. I am 99.9% positive they meant to write Jack Roffler, who had just joined the team after the collapse of the PBLA where he was playing in November of 1947)

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