Galveston Daily News 7Dec1941 Richmond Tigers

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Galveston Daily News 7Dec1941 Richmond Tigers - SPORTS BY ZAP.KO FRA.VKS. Aggies are the...
SPORTS BY ZAP.KO FRA.VKS. Aggies are the football gods j is Ladv Luck I Tacoms. Wash.. il wasnt Aldinn might or ! couple , , , But Aldine E rit and Huck. for to explain that 20-13 Arnold Orsak's handed the Richmond Tigers of Ed Cherry Friday night. Aldine'3 four all- around backs, namely. Slaughter. Jones, Deaton and Mendel, were as whole twice as good as Richmond's David Daily. We're not trying to take away any glory due big Richmond back, who was virtually the entire Tiger offense, but it looked to us that the big Polish native was marked like a censored letter in the game. His STATISTICS. was tremendous, but despite ) 395 pounds, he was just an- cther high school football player against the geared Mustangs. It took more than one man to stop the biR Richmond boy and when the Mustangs do«*ned him they must have been thinking of the old saying, safety In numbers. Daily took a gash-awful beating and if you'd have looked half-close in the final half, you'd have seen thtt he took quite a bit of time in pulling himself to his feet after those rib-rattling tackles the Mustangs poured on him. As a ball carrier David is as good as any schoolboy b^ick we've seen this season, but as a defensive back he's just another guy named David. If you'll recall Slaughter pitched that 26-yard pass to Cornwell right over David- Passing up Daily, who evidently had shot his beat load against Richmond the previous week, the Aldlne gang simply outplayed the Tigers. Tliey appeared better coached, opened up with a number of fine plays and blocked splendidly. Maybe it wasn't an upset after You classes,

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 07 Dec 1941, Sun,
  3. Page 62

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