With a season record of 17 wins and one loss, this X-Men hoop
squad was truly magnificent. On their way to the school’s
first Canadian Intermediate Championship in basketball, the
dominated the East coast, winning both the Nova Scotia and
Maritime Intercollegiate Championships. Team members included:
Captain, Lorne Whalen, Rudy Pace, Joe Flaherty, Pat Conley, Hank Propper, George Kehoe, Rudy Hanusiak, Ernie Friault, Carlos Nelson, Frank Mac-Neil, Bud MacLean, and Dick O’Donnell. The coach was Father Bill Fogarty and the staff for the team were Ron Nugent and Don Brown.