Wild Trucking

Wild Trucking basketball team

The Wild Trucking team members won first place in their age division in the three-on-three basketball tournament at the Arkansas Senior Olympics on March 15-16 in Little Rock, Ark. Pictured are, from left, Richard Rose, Springfield; G.A. Salmon, Creighton; John Wild, Baton Rouge, La.; and Neil Westendorf, Dakota Dunes, S.D. Rose and Westendorf also played on a team that won the Nevada State Games on March 8-9 in Las Vegas, won the Arizona State Games on Jan. 19-20 in Tucson, Ariz., and won the Florida State Games on Dec. 12 in Clearwater, Fla. Rose began playing basketball at Long Lane Elementary School in 1952 and played for Buffalo High School and the University of Central Missouri.

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