Tagged: Ranger

Butler, Ron

Ron Butler was the athletic director at Ranger College for 32 years. He coached men’s basketball for 16 years, started the women’s basketball program in 1968 and coached that team for 18 years. He also started the women’s softball program in 1986 and coached the team for 10 years. He won six conference championships in men’s basketball, compiling a 320-160 record. He […]

Mills, Colonel Buster

Colonel Buster Mills from Ranger was a four-sport standout at Oklahoma (All-American quarterback/halfback in football, an outfielder in baseball, a guard in basketball and threw the javelin for the track team). He enjoyed a lengthy major league baseball career from 1934-46 with the Cardinals, Dodgers Red Sox, Yankees and Indians. He managed the Cincinnati Reds for […]