Injuries haven't kept Dunham down

Injuries haven’t kept Dunham down

Posted: June 30, 2018 at 6:08 p.m.
Updated: July 3, 2018 at 11:17 a.m.

Submitted photo Billy Dunham in his Rogers High senior football photo in the fall of 1986.
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Submitted photo Billy Dunham in his Rogers High senior football photo in the fall of 1986.

Billy Dunham pushed himself as a Rogers Mountie athlete. He learned how to keep motivated as a three-sport standout and two-way player on the football team.

At A Glance

BILLY DUNHAM

SCHOOL Rogers

SPORT Football, basketball, track and field

YEAR GRADUATED 1987

EMPLOYED BY Hanger Clinics

CURRENT RESIDENCE Tulsa, Okla.

NOTABLE Played football, basketball and ran track at Rogers High. … Enlisted in the U.S. Army after graduating from high school in 1987. … Became an Army Ranger and took part in the invasion of Panama as part of the mission called Operation “Just Cause”on Dec. 20, 1989. … Was shot in the invasion in a friendly fire incident and subsequently had part of his right leg amputated above the knee. … Currently lives in Tulsa and is employed by Hanger Clinics where he receives his prosthetic care. … Married to his wife, Brenda, for 15 years. … Served as the chairperson to the Oklahoma Rehabilitation Council for the past four years. … Was also part of a team that recently raced from Tampa to Cuba and Mexico with the Warrior Sailor Program.

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