1952 Brooks Buffaloes, Alberta Finalists     

1951 Brooks Buffaloes

Back row:  Bill Bell (Official), Wilber Doble (C), Lou Pearson (Manager), Cliff White (P), Spunk Sparrow (Coach).  Centre:  Doug Sandell (1b), Freddie Schimpf (SS), Art Ryan (2b), Paul Bouy (CF), Chuck Pozzo (3b), Yosh Fujimoto (C).  Front:  Fat Fujimoto (P), Slim Engle (Trainer), Jimmy McBride (C), Freddie Unchelenko (P), Hank Cunningham (LF), Yorky Tamura (RF).  Billy Stratton (Mascot)

The 1952 Brooks Buffalos were an All Star team made of players from several local teams and included three players from the Japanese Monarchs team as well as several players from the Drumheller area. 

[Photo courtesy of Mitchell Iwaasa]