RUHS football try-outs 9-2-60 in RDNews

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Hodag Gridders Under Lights One w-eeK ffem tonight the Rhfnelander Hodtfg football team will open the I960 season at Hodag Park with the Phillips Loggers furnishing, the opposition for the non-conference clash. Tonight the : ,Hodags will work out under the lights fpr the first time, the session will be held at Hodag Park starting at 7:30 o'clock. Its purpose wfil be to simulate actual playing conditions, giving the boys an opportunity to get used to playing under the lights, and Individual performances tonight will be a major factor in selection Of the* starting ii. Coach Jerry Haney and his assistants, 'Byron Brooke and Russ Tiedeman, have been drilling about 115 boys for two Weeks. Practices are held twice a day. This year the freshmen have been working out during the pre-season session with the varsity players and of the total number 45 are ninth graders. 70 Upperclassmen. The total from the upper three classes is approximately 70, which is a fine turnout, and one of the largest if. not the largest in the Wisconsin Valley Conference. Antigo also had a large group report, 60, while other Valley Schools averaged from 35 to 50. Broken down into classes, 17 members of the Hodag squad are seniors, 18 juniors and 35 sophomores. Rhinelander has 11 returning lettermen. Ten veterans were lost through graduation. Those back are backs George Richards, Pete Johnson, Jack Johnson and Rick Wilhelm' and linemen John Moeller, Pete Deloye, Rick Jenkins, Louie Wilhelm, Tom Kofler, Tom Hall and Gary Tromp. AH are seniors with the exception of Jenkins, Kofler and the two Wilhelms, who are juniors. Following are the boys out for football this {811; Seniors — Jim Bretl, Jim Carlson, Pete Davis, Pete Deloye, Pat Guilday, Tom Hall, Jack Johnson, Nils Johnson, Bob Krueger, Joe Mahner, Phil Marquardt, Mike Meyer, Dennis Miller, John Moeller, George Richards, Gary Tromp and Bob Wadzinski. Juniors — Mike Barber, Tom Dutcher, Mike Fortier, Bob Glanville, Bob Glockner, Jack Hehling, Dave Huebner, Jim Jahnke, Richard Jenkins, Tom Kofler, Lance Lindwall, Bruce Moes, Larry Puza, Mike Sackett, Louis Wilhelm, Rich Wilhelm, Charles Wilmot and Jerome Zdroik. Sophomores — Jeff Cohen, Jim Banner, Larry Fraiser, Tom Fredrickson, Roger Gaber, Norbert Hageny, James Halminiak, John Hickey, Jeff Hqel, Tom Hoha, Mike Hollands, Mike Huglen, Steve Jahnke, Tom Lltzen, Gary Lukow ski, Tony • Majeski, Doug Marquardt, John Martin, Mike Mason, Gary Moes, John McKay, Tom Nelson, James Novak, Dave Oelrich, Steve Perenich, Tom Poskie, Gregg Rice, George Roderick, Dick Rude, Mike Skubal, Ron Spengler, Will Taege, TonvVick- mnii, Dennis Wagner and Sam Zacharias. Freshmen — Buff Bellile, Norman Bergman, Dale Burbie, Tom Busch, Mike Catlin, David Grain, Henry Dervetski, Ken Dietzler, Pat Flatley, Gayle Fletcher, James Hurley, John Jenkins, Bob John son, Dan Johnson, Glenn Johnson, Darvin Kapitz, Roy Klass, Bob Lind, Henry Luce, Jeff Mahner, Daniel Marquardt, John McDon- als, Steve Mlchell, Tom Moeller, Charles Najacht, Kenneth Newman, John Olson, Rich Rehak, Charles Riemer, Fred Schultz, Don Shelbrock. Bob Skinner, Tom Skinner, Ronald Smith, Louis Smith, Dick Spyhalski, Tom Stefonek, Dennis Stella, Dave Smith, Larry Styza, Biff Taylor, Denny Towne, Terry -Urquardt, Russell Verage and Mike White.

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  1. The Rhinelander Daily News,
  2. 02 Sep 1960, Fri,
  3. Page 10

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