Remembering 1964 Bapst Football
For the first time in school history, John Bapst High School will induct an entire team into its Hall of Fame at special ceremonies tonight during the Waterville vs Bapst football game.
The Purple Panthers vs Crusaders game is the 'Ticket TV' Livestream video Game of the Week. The game will stream at 929theticket.com and on the new Ticket App. with a 7pm kickoff time.
The game is a the Winkin Complex on the Husson University campus and at halftime eight individuals will be inducted into the Bapst Hall of Fame as well as the 1964 Crusaders football team, coached by Ken Perrone.
Perrone coached at John Bapst from 1961 to 1967, His teams went 31-4 during that time and the '64 team went unbeaten (9-0) and defeated Brewer to claim the school's first state title and first undefeated season.
That Crusader team also set school records for shutouts with 5 and allowed just 44 points all season.
Coach Perrone and many of the players from that team will be honored tonight.
NOTE: Ken Perrone will be a guest on the 'Dale Duff Show' today at 3pm on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket.