Hall of Fame

Robert “Bobby” Gibney, Class of 1962

Induction Class of 2001
Basketball & Track

Bobby was a standout player on the Trojan basketball team as a freshman being named Honorable Mention player on the All State Junior College Team and All Tournament Selection as well. He was also an outstanding member of the 1961-1962 North Division Championship Team. Gibney was also a member of the Trojans track team that won the State Junior College Championship in 1961. He participated on the 440 yard relay, the 880 yard relay, and 1600 yard relay. Gibney and the 880 yard relay team set a state record that remained unbroken for 10 years. Bobby was also a member of the “MD” Club.

Bobby Gibney went on to Livingston State University where he played basketball for two years receiving All Tournament Honors in the Alabama College Conference.

Gibney continued to be a large booster of Mississippi Delta Community College through the years and in 1988 was named Alumnus of the Year by the MDCC Alumni Association.

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