1950-51 Lancaster Rockets Roster

Eastern Professional Basketball League (EPBL)
Team Record: 12-15
Finishing 2nd in the EPBL's South Division
Lost semifinals
Semifinals - Lost to York Victory A.C. 2-0
Coach: Whitey Von Nieda (12-15)
Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
1950-51 Lancaster Rockets Statistics

The Lancaster Rockets of the Eastern Professional Basketball League ended the 1950-51 season with a record of 12 wins and 15 losses, finishing second in the EPBL's South Division.

Bill Zubic scored a team-best 427 points for the Rockets, while Frank Comerford and Whitey Von Nieda contributed 13 or more per game also.

Whitey Von Nieda coached the team. The 1950-51 Lancaster Rockets lost in the semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Frank Comerford6'2"LaSalle
Chick CraigJuly 23, 19220'0", PA
Ken DePoe6'3"Millersville
Walt FunkOctober 13, 1922Phoenixville, PA
Bill Gallagher0'0"
Marsh GemberlingAugust 6, 1924Elizabethtown, PA
Paul GordonFApril 8, 19276'3"185Notre DameBaltimore, MD USA
Jimmy JoyceF6'5"195Temple
George LindemanOctober 31, 1924New York, NY
Norm MagerFMarch 23, 19266'5"185CCNY
Don MarkwardApril 2, 1919Coatesville, PA
Pete Monska0'0"
Dermie O'ConnellGApril 13, 19286'0"174Holy Cross
Dick O'KeefeG-FSeptember 29, 19236'2"170Santa Clara
Whitey Von NiedaG-FJune 19, 19226'1"170Penn StateEphrata, PA USA
Bill ZubicG-F6'5"205Philadelphia, PA



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