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 - CITY NETTERS FACE NIAGARA Game to Be Played at...
CITY NETTERS FACE NIAGARA Game to Be Played at Memorial Building Gym Here Sunday Night. / Rhinelander's city basketball team Sunday night is to take on the Niagara Gaels here in the Memorial building gym—the game scheduled to start at 8:15. The team this year is made up of former Niagara high school stars who have been outstanding in the Niagara municipal league there. The tearii roster includes: Henry Kososki, center. 6'IW. A graduate of Niagara high and an all state man. Holder of eight individual trophies awarded during tournament play. Played for three years with the Niagara Badgers during the time they claimed the Nor- jthern Wisconsin and upper peninsula championships. Romeo Perron, a forward, graduated from tfingsford high. Holder of upper peninsula dash records. Played with city champs of Iron Mountain. Floyd LaLiberty, a forward. Most valuable feeder on the squad.' Played with the Niagara Majors, county champions. Lester Tappy, forward. Smallest nmn on the squad, but one of the most clever. Played with the Niagara Pabsts who went two years without a defeat in the municipal league there. Walter Sanicki, a guard. Winner of the gold medal awarded the outstanding player in the municipal league there. Averaged 18 points a game in league play. His specialty ! is long shots. Frank Dwyer, six-foot guard. Best defensive player on squad and a strong ball handler. Rhinelander will hold its final practice session at the Memorial building in preparation for the game tonight. All squad members are urged to report. Ole Kongslien will act as playing coach and manager, Ray Sorenson states, though the team will still be run under the city recreational program. Kongslien has not announced his starting lineup nor his plans for the game. to in

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  1. The Rhinelander Daily News,
  2. 16 Dec 1938, Fri,
  3. Page 6

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