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MHS 1964 State Champs Reunited 50 Years Later

By Staff | Oct 15, 2014

Magnolia High School honored the members of the 1964 State Championship Football Team and their coaches on Friday, Sept. 26 during the halftime of the Magnolia vs Wheeling Central game along with this years members of the New Martinsville youth football and cheerleading squads..

This year marked the 50th anniversary of the victory and a public reception followed the game for fans to be able to greet the team members and their coaches.

Pictured standing at left, from left: Jack Dulaney, assistant coach; Grant Barnette, assistant coach; and John Brookover; Seated in front, from left: Brent Gamble, Jim Gilbert, Jack Floyd, Greg Herrick, Stan Shreve and Bob Clark. Standing at right is Head Coach Jack Flannigan; Seated in back row, from left are Allen Byard and Dave Grandstaff. Standing in back row is George Hartline. There were other numerous players who attended the game, but were unable to sit for this photo. (Photo by Bruce Crawford)