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2006: Wolbach’s Algie and Lollie Wibbels Children Edsel, Leonard, Ray, Florence Teter and Mel, and their families

Children Edsel, Leonard, Ray, Florence Teter and Mel, and their familiesThe boys starred at Wolbach, with Edsel’s discus achievements bringing his induction into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame. They were all four-year standouts in football and track. After high school, Leonard signed a pro baseball contract and played in the St. Louis Cardinals’ farm system. Ray played semipro baseball. Mel added all-conference basketball to his high school exploits. Their families spread beyond Wolbach and continued to excel in sports. All told, Algie and Lollie had 22 grandchilden in high school and college athletics, 26 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. They branched beyond the track-football concentration, also being involved in basketball, golf, gymnastics, softball, volleyball, soccer and baseball, not to forget Meredith McDaniel’s letter on the crew team at Georgetown University in 1993.