Archive - Mar 28, 2007

Sports

Yesterday I had a fascinating phone interview with a Mr. Roger Williamson, the center for the Thief River Falls basketball team in 1952. Williamson was the star of that team, which was expected to go to state, but which was upset by tiny Halstad in the region final.

It was gracious of Mr. Williamson to give me an interview about one of the lowest points in his life. "That game changed our lives," he said.