SHS 1938-39 schedule
WOLVERINES TO OPEN CAMPAIGN ON HOME COURT Sheffield, Dec. 3 The Sheffield High school basketball team embarks upon its 1938-39 court campaign with a game at home on the evening of Friday, Dec. 9, agaimst Coach L. Rumsey’s James City High school quintet, district Class B champions. Sixteen other contests, 12 of them Northern Division, District Nine, P. 1. A. A., league games, complete the locals’ 17-game card for the season. . The following Friday alter the, ^^e Wol-1 verines will journey to Kane to meet the Red and Blue in an opening-round North League contest. One other game, with Ridgway, at this place on Dec. 20, will be played prior to the Christmas- New Year’s holiday. ! Non-league games, other than the James City affair, include a | pair with Ludlow and a pair with Wilcox, the latter a new opponent of the Orange and Black. Practice by the local squad was started this week, with approxi-‘ mately 40 candidates reporting to Coach Tom Drummond. Among them were only two lettermen. Bob Fitch, guard, and Mike Otto, forward on last year’s team and co-captain of this year’s quintet. Jack McAvoy, the only other letterman on the squad who shares with Otto the co-captaincy this year, has not as yet reported for practice. Prominent among the other candidates are Juddy Camp, Joe Hecei, Pete W’allon, Mike Peroski, John Sabat, Russ Snyder, Tom Sanford, Dave Malone and Peter Otto, all of w-^hom saw action last year with the reserve team. Mike Otto will be shifted to cen- I ter this season, and Fitch is al- i most a certainty for one of the j g^ard posts. W'ho will get the three other positions on the first team remains to be determined. Following is the Wolverine schdeule: Dec. 9 James City. here. Dec. 16—Kane, there. Dec. 20—Ridgway, here. Jan. 3—St, Mar>’’s, there. Jan. 6 —Bradford, here. Jan. 10—Ludlow, here. Jan. 17—W^ilcox, there. Jan, 20—Johnsonburg, there. Jan. 27—Warren, here. Feb. 3—Kane, here. Feb. 7—Ludlow, there. Feb. 10—Ridgw'ay, there. Feb. 14—St. Marys, here. Feb. 17—Bradford, there. Feb, 21—Wilcojc, here. Mar, 3—Johnsonburg, here. Mar, 10—Warren, there.