Then and Now

Date posted - February 25, 2013

The last Sheldon Orab boys basketball team to appear at the state tournament in Des Moines was in 1977. KIWA thanks Tammie Boone for this picture from the school archives.

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Picture taken Saturday night of the 2012-13 Sheldon Orab State Bound boy’s basketball team:



First row from left to right: Quinn Groff, Peter Fonkert, Matt Dykstra, Chris Balster, Nat Oostra, Dylan Ennema, Turner DeJong, Matt Buenger, Hunter McDonald.

Second row from left to right: Will DeKok, Tom Brown, James Gradert, Dallas Ennema, Collen Wolthuizen, Andy Cooper



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3 Responses to “Then and Now”

  1. Aaron says:

    In the first round, the ORABs should wear some throw-back uniforms like the ones from 1977 to commemorate their State Tournament appearance.

    • sam dieken says:

      it would be nice but I don’t think the state would allow it I like the jerseys they have now GOOD LUCK REPRESENT THE SIOUXLAND WELL !! AND OUR PART OF OUR STATE :)

  2. Jerry says:

    GOOD LUCK at state!!

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