LouAnn Nicholson – The oldest of the Nicholson girls, LouAnn was the leading scorer as a senior on the first Maynard team after the program’s reinstatement
Betty Nicholson – The second Nicholson daughter was a sophomore on the first Maynard team, and led the team to the district finals her senior year, in which she was also selected third team All-State
Carolyn Nicholson – Joined the team as an 8th grader in the ‘51-’52 season. Led the team to a state title her senior year (‘56-’57). First team All-State, Captain of State All-Tournament team. Graduated as Maynard’s all-time leading scorer and state leading scorer for out-forwards.
Glenda Nicholson – The youngest and tallest Nicholson sister. Also joined the team as an 8th grader. Leading scorer during the state championship season, and also selected first-team all state her senior year.
Marjorie Fish – Oldest of four Fish daughters and member of first post-reinstatement Maynard team. One year younger than Betty Nicholson.
Dorothy Fish – In the same class as Carolyn Nicholson, Dorothy was a key part of the Maynard state championship team
Barbara Fish – A freshman on the state championship team.
Virginia Henniges – A freshman forward on the state championship team, she was a starter and valuable third scorer. She would eventually become Mayard’s all-time leading scorer.
Marlene “Snooky” Becker – A senior and Carolyn’s best friend on the state championship team. Snooky was a key defender and usually guarded the opponent’s fastest player.
Dorothy Fettkether – A junior on the state championship team, she was a 5’8” guard who usually covered the opponents tallest players.
Interesting linksHere are some interesting links for you! Enjoy your stay :)
- About Brian J. Borland
- Carolyn Nicholson
- Girls’ Sports in the 1950s
- Glenn Borland Jr.
- Home Page
- Iowa Girls’ 6-on-6 Basketball
- Madison, WI
- Photo Galleries
- The Borland Family
- The Characters
- The Maynard Blue Devilettes
- The Nicholson Family
- The Scene