Pictured are seniors of the 1979 HHS football team, front row from left: Wayne Davis, Houston, Texas; David Switzner, Warsaw; Kyle Lucas, Phoenix, Ariz., Marty Merckling, Houston; Dwayne Gale, Willow Springs; and Bobby Hall, Columbia. Back row: Harold Noirfalise, Joplin; Terry Sanders, Reeds Spring; Dan Arthur, Tulsa, Okla.; Tiffin Hubbard, Conway, Ark.; Barry Miller, St. Louis; and coach Ron Richardson, Cassville. Not pictured: Warren Miller, Jackson.

Senior members of the 1979 Houston High School football team met Saturday at the MSHSAA football championships in St. Louis to honor teammate Bobby Hall, who is battling cancer. The ’79 Tigers went 11-1 and finished third in the state.