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Flathead Quints Resume Court Series STARTING LINEUPS Flathead Whitefish Herb Smith F Frank Cabbage F Dave Rydquist C Fred Zauner G Sam Lowman G Jim Baker Doug Knapton Mike McNeilly Dick Stoil Gary Smith Board of Strategy RALPH BERGSTROM FMbead County Â·. High School .Whitefish High School, . two Tieighbors, geogi'aphically speaking, but heated rivals on the hardwood, pry the lid off the 1956-57 basketball basketball season tomorrow night when . the two quintets clash at 8 at the IVhitefish gymnasium. Fans have been waiting three years for this game. The last time these two schools played was back 3n the 1953-54 season. That campaign campaign .Flathead. won. .both games, spinning.. the. first game at White, White, fish by ni,ne points and capturing the Â· second by .* .narrow 60-57 count, at kaUspell. Â· .: Â· Play between the 'two schools Â·was halted after. the '53-54 season, but the series was resumed again this year. Sines then Whitefish has acquired acquired a new cosch, Rqllie Schauble, who begins his second year at Whitefish. Under his guidance last season the Bulldogs, members of the Northwest Class B Basketball Conference, compiled * season's average of 14 wins, nine losses. Flathead, with Coach Ralph Bergstrom at the helm for the fourth straight year, had a below par record overall in the 1955-56 season, gaining nine wins against . 15 losses. Flathead, playing .in the Class AA Big Ten Conference finished ninth in its league, while Whitefish ROLLIE SCHATJBLE while Whitefish will go under tap with three juniors and two seniors. Seniors for the visiting Braves are Smith, Bydquist, Zauner and Lowman. The lone junior is Cabbage. Garey Smith and Mike McNeilly are the two seniors starting for Bulldogs, while. Jim Baker, Doug Knapton and Dick Stoll are the juniors. BACKER-UPPERS Other Braves who will.probably see action are senior Bob Boltqn, junior Dave;. Tinney, junior Bob Durado, senior Jack Keith, junior Les Chapin, junior Dennis Olson, junior Wayne Livdahl, sophomore Jim Meacham and sophomore Croskrey. Bulldog bench strength will Paul Hinman', Wayne Hedmap, Gordon Conn, Hon DeMotts, Lauren Buckland, Kenny Phillips' and Danny Paolini ready for action. The game is expected to draw capacity crowd for the renewal the Flathead-Whitefish series. Both teams will see action a- galnst non-conference opponents later this week. Flathead will its home debut against Lewis Clark High School of Spokane, Wash., Saturday night at 8. Whitefish is host to Shelby Friday in an 8 o'clock engagement.