Originally published June 30, 2018 at 06:08p.m., updated July 3, 2018 at 11:17a.m.
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
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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