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Share our heritage: 1971 Centre Hall baseball team

The Centre Hall Senators were the 1971 runners up in the Centre County Baseball League, losing to State College in five games in the championship series.
The Centre Hall Senators were the 1971 runners up in the Centre County Baseball League, losing to State College in five games in the championship series. Photo provided

Today’s photo is from Scott Vogt.

It features the 1971 Centre Hall Senators, a team of the Centre County Baseball League. Vogt writes: “State College defeated Centre Hall in five games in the championship series. The picture was taken at the Old Fort ball field behind the present day Snappy’s.”

Pictured are, front row from left: Frosty Long, Joe Slenker, Ron Sweitzer, Robbie Stover, Emery Marshall, Ron Stover, Frank Slenker; bottom row from left: Bobby “Hat” Walker, Denny Leathers, Scott Vogt, Barney Vogt, scorekeeper Frank “Doodles” Gross, Jack Krumrine, John Sodergren and Gary Hettinger.

ABOUT THIS SERIES

Each Monday, the Centre Daily Times will publish an installment in our “Share our Heritage” series, featuring photos from Centre County’s past. Readers are welcome to submit photos to the CDT by mail, in person or by email at jmcallister@centredaily.com.

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