IN THE BEGINNING...
January 24th, 1963...
38-year old Jack Roberts, former Head Coach
at Camdenton High School 1948 through 1956,
is named Glendale Senior High's first Head Basketball Coach!
Coach Roberts comments about getting the job:
"I'm actually a fast-break man with reservations.
I just imagine we'll try to strike a happy medium
with a fast-break and moderate ball control.
I'll certainly do everything I can to give Glendale
a sound basketball program."
Other coaches up for the job included:
Jay Kinser (Parkview)
Bill Anderson (Hillcrest)
Ed Baker (Jarrett Junior High)
Bill Bayless (Kickapoo Junior High)
Bob Brown (Bolivar)
Mike Kirksey (Buffalo)