This week’s view is of the O’Fallon High School Basketball team from the 1909-10 school year. Back then, O’Fallon belonged to the St. Clair – Madison Basketball League. With a record of 6 wins and 4 losses, O’Fallon High placed third in the league after Lebanon and Collinsville but ahead of Edwardsville, Belleville and last place East St. Louis. Pictured are (left to right): Fred Heien, left guard; Berton Sperry, right guard; Clarence Crosby, center; Will Beedle, captain and left forward; and Leslie Smiley, right forward.
(Contributed by Brian Keller, O’Fallon Historical Society)