Greg Layton - 6 December 2016
The BallHawgs have won the Gold every year they have participated in the Texas Senior Games 3-on-3 basketball. At this point, that makes sixteen years in a row - and still counting! The BallHawgs have placed second in the past two National Senior Games, and are three-time National Champions.
Pictured, from left: Johnny Coles, Clay Hoster, David Gibbs, Steve Guilliand, and Greg Layton.
WW2 veteran, Joe Barger, competed in the National Senior Games this year, bringing home 1st place for three of his seven events.
Houston-area athletes participated in the Texas Senior Games in March & April, followed by the National Senior Games in June.
Ruby Ranch resident Frank Dickey, 85, clears 7’ 6” on his second attempt Sunday at the State Senior Games in San Antonio to claim the world record for his age group. Dickey, who took a 60 year break from the sport, said he is more proud of this accomplishment than any awards he received in high school or college. (Photo courtesy Cyndy Slovak-Barton)