Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 50 miles north of Milwaukee  on Lake Michigan  (population of 40,000 in the 1930′ and 1940’s. had a professional basketball League franchise from 1938 through 1951, thirteen seasons. Many talented players. Slim Lonsdorf played for just one season. Like many, he started out playing basketball for the Kohler Company where he worked. When Kohler gave up basketball the team became the Bullhorns, and then the Enzo-Jrets — and then the Redskins.


SLIM LONSDORF Height: 6:03 Weight: 175 College: None
Charles J. Lonsdorf Born: Mar 22, 1905 Died: Dec 10, 1987 Hometown: Athens, Wi.
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1926-27 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1927-28 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1928-29 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1929-30 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1930-31 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1931-32 Kohler Recreationists Indep
1932-33 Sheboygan Indep
1933-34 Sheboygan Ballhorns Indep
1934-35 Sheboygan Ballhorns Indep
1935-36 Sheboygan Art Imigs Indep
1936-37 Sheboygan Art Imigs Indep
1937-38 Sheboygan Enzo Jels Indep
1938-39 Sheboygan NBL 17 5 10 20 1.2
1939-40 Sheboygan Kohlers Indep
1940-41 Sheboygan Ballhorns Indep
1941-42 Sheboygan Vince’s Indep
1942-43 Sheboygan Richter’s AAU
1943-44 Sheboygan Richter’s AAU
1944-45 Sheboygan Richter’s AAU
Major League Totals 17 5 10 20 1.2
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