Greenies basketball, with an assist from 1970

1970 Canton Greenies basketball team

David Pope, who grew up in Canton, shared this slice of Canton sports history via Facebook. The 1970 Canton Greenies boys basketball team is captured for posterity at the old Canton Elementary. Pope, kneeling third from the left, is joined by: Back row, from left to right: ?, Ben Bradshaw, ?, Ronnie Reece, ?, Larry Sellers, Doug Key, Skip Pope, Willie Threat, Mark Thomas, Joe Manous, Chris Sosebee, Robbie Cantrell, Wayne Davis. Kneeling, left to right: Kurt Sutton, ?, David Pope, Steve Morris, ?, ? Ronnie Holbert.

Posted in 1970-1979, Photos, Share, Sports Tagged with: , , ,
One comment on “Greenies basketball, with an assist from 1970
  1. Judy Manous Tallent says:

    Thanks for taking the time to pull this together. My brother was in the photo. I have sent to him.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Canton Rewind in your inbox!

Never miss a post: Enter your email address and we'll notify you of new posts by email.


We want YOU … and your memories. This site is fueled in part by reader contributions. If you have a remembrance, a photo, video or more, give us a shout. HOW TO SHARE | SUBMIT NOW

Follow on Facebook