Rockets News · 1984 Basketball Team to be honored at CV HOF Banquet


The 1984 boys basketball team ran up 18 regular season victories against just two losses while being coached by Harry HugginsThe inductees will be honored between the junior varsity and varsity boys basketball game between the Strasburg Tigers and the Rockets on Friday, January 24, with a hospitality room opened in the school board office from 5:00-7:00 for any individuals wishing to visit and congratulate the inductees.

Team members are Dewey Berg, Quint Carrothers, Pat Cooper, Jim Copeland, Rob Higgenbotham, Gary Kirkpatrick, Larry Kirkpatrick, Tom Knight, and Chris Norris. The team was coached by Huggins and assisted by Mike Fierbaugh and the late Jay Yosick. The team ran up a 16-game winning streak during that season.

The actual induction banquet will take place in the school gymnasium on Saturday, January 25, at 6:00 PM. Dinner will be served at 6:00 PM with the induction to follow. Early bird tickets are $15 apiece and $20 at the door. Tickets can be purchased in the school office, any home basketball game, or by calling Athletic Director Dave DiDonato at 740-269-2711 (x 1203).