(Daviess County High School, 1954-1958)
Bobby was named to the KHSAA All-Tournament team in 1957 and 1958. He also received recognition as a High School All-American in 1958. Scoring 103 points in the 1958 state tournament makes Bobby among the great scoring leaders in Sweet 16 history. He also received All-State team recognition in 1957 and 1958. He went on to have a great college career at Western Kentucky University under legendary Coach Ed Diddle.