Amazing Appleknockers Make Appearance At Cobden Peach Festival Parade


By WSIL Sports

COBDEN -- The 1964 Amazing Appleknockers basketball team celebrated their 50th anniversary with an appearance in their hometown of Cobden on Saturday. 

The Amazing Appleknockers are famous for their historic trip all the way to the state high school basketball tournament in 1964. Now on Saturday, Head coach Dick Ruggles and team members were grand marshals at the Peach Festival parade. They also signed autographs for fans at the event.

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