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1978 Cony basketball team honored for New England championsh

Postby Tom Nolette » Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:37 am

1978 Cony basketball team honored for New England championship win
The Rams recognized at event put on by the Kennebec Historical Society.

...layers in attendance included Towle, Busque, Felt, Steve O’Brien, Mark Sutton, Ralph Colfer, Doug Drummond, John Fitts, Dave Gallagher, Tony Seymour and Kirk Cooper. Scott O’Brien and Dana Colwill were unable to attend while John Doiron passed way several years ago. Assistant coach Bob Fairbrother was also unable to attend as was head coach Dave Pound, who sent a letter to the team read aloud by Atwood.

Members of state championship teams past also spoke, including Sen. Roger Katz, a member of the 1966 state championship team who said making that team was one of the highlights of his life. Cony athletic director Paul Vachon and Mayor Dave Rollins, both of whom played on the 1973 state title team, also spoke.

“I was just happy to have had a hand in it,” Rollins said of the ’78 team’s success. Rollins and Vachon were among Cony alums who helped teach the ’78 team in their formative years and sometimes taught them lessons on the court as well.

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Re: 1978 Cony basketball team honored for New England champi

Postby Tom Nolette » Wed Mar 28, 2018 3:08 am

1978 Cony Basketball Team Honored

AUGUSTA, MAINE (WABI)- The 1978 Cony boys basketball team has been honored by the Kennebec historical society. The team won the state and New England titles that year.

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Re: 1978 Cony basketball team honored for New England champi

Postby bcbc55 » Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:16 pm

Very good Cony team one of its best ever.
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