Thursday, September 20, 2018

Rabbit Walthour

Isaac "Ike" "Rabbit" Walthour

August 25, 1930
New York, NY

September 10, 1977
Montrose, NY

1946-47 Benjamin Franklin High School - Brooklyn (High School)
1947-48 Benjamin Franklin High School - Brooklyn (High School)
1948-49 Carlton YMCA - Brooklyn (High School)
1949-50 New York Harlem Yankees (ABL)
1950-51 Saratoga Yankees (ABL)
1953-54 Milwaukee Hawks (NBA)

Wathour was a high school phenom and at the age of 19 started professional play with the Harlem Yankees. He would finish fifth in the ABL in scoring that season with 15.2 points per game. After two years with the Yankees, we entered the U.S. Army to serve during the Korean War. After the war, he would play four games in the NBA with the Milwaukee Hawks.



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