Since December or so we have taken a look at some of the outstanding players and teams of the long and storied history of Montgomery County basketball. As the high school and college basketball season concludes, so will these basketball related columns.
Last week we talked about Darlington’s 1968-69 undefeated season, and in that article I said that was the last team to go undefeated. I got a little ahead of myself as I knew this week’s column would also be about an undefeated Darlington team — this one in 1969-70.
As we have looked back at some great sectional championship teams over the past month or so there is one team in particular that we can’t leave out. Of course, that would be the famed 1969 Darlington Indians squad.
Not only were they a great team, which won its first an...
We have been looking at some of the past sectional champions in boys basketball recently. Two weeks ago we looked at the 1970 champion Waynetown team and last week we looked at the final pre-consolidation champion, Crawfordsville. So where will we go this week?
With consolidation talks well under way, county schools knew the days of the old sectional tournament would be coming to an end. By the time the 1970 sectional rolled around everyone knew they would have just two more chances to bring home a title and one of the school...
We recently looked at great run the Darlington Indians had in the late 1960s and Crawfordsville’s run to the state championship game. Now it’s time to spread a little of the love to a school in the southern part of the county.