Photo of Dick Kimball  *

Dick Kimball *Dick Kimball *

Photo of Dick Kimball  *
School: Benson Graduation Year: 1950

Year Inducted: 2019

Sports Played: Swimming

High School Honors: 3 Swimming letters. PIL and State Diving Champion as Junior. On winning Medley Relay Team and Benson’s first State Championship Team in 1949.

Post High School Career: Career unknown. Inducted into Benson Hall of Fame in 2009.



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Mike DownerMike Downer

Benson ~ 1969 ~ 4-year Wrestling Letterman. PIL Champion, 112 lbs, Sophomore; PIL and State Champion 126 lbs, Junior; PIL and State Champion 135 lbs, Senior.

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Jim Bufton *Jim Bufton *

Benson ~ 1956 ~ 4-year Cross Country letterman, Oregon State Champion senior year, set course record of 9:17.7. 3-year Track letterman, set junior Oregon AAU Mile record; finished 3rd