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 - NIAGARA BEATS LOCALS, 29-27 Gaels Victors In...
NIAGARA BEATS LOCALS, 29-27 Gaels Victors In Two Overtime Periods In Thriller Nlaeara, Wis , Dec. 22— A field goal by EMInger— his sixth of the evening—-former Kingsford high school ace, In the second overtime period gave the Niagara Gsels a 29-27 victory over the Escanaba Bleners in a thrilling banketbtll game here Wednesday night. The locals had to come from behind behind after a «low «tart to win the game. Kscanaba started out fast, leading 8-4 at the end of the first quarter and 18-14 at half time. Niagara gradually ate Into the Esranaba lead, the score being 2221 2221 in favor of the visitors In the third period. Perron, former Iron Mountain »tar. and Eslinger slipped In several several field goal* shortly before the end of the regulation game to put Niagara Into the lead but Cooney Hogan tied it up at 25 all with a free throw on Perron's foul. In the first overtime period. Malcolmson of the visitors and Eslinger score«l offsetting field goals an»l the latter won the ball game In the final seconds of the second overtime. Summary: BLESEUS FG FT PF Puck el wart/, ________3 13 Gunkel_______________3 ] i Malcolmsen__________2 o l Beaudln_____________3 0 1 Hogan-------------------------1 l o Totals ____________12 NIAGARA FG Kososki _____________2 Perron_______________4 Eslinger______________ti Tappy -------------------------1 Perucco ______________ 1 La LI ber tv ____________0 FT 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 PF 2 m 0 0 2 1 1 Totals ___________ 14 Escanaba___8 10 4 3 Nigara______4 11 8 4 0—27 2—29

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  1. The Escanaba Daily Press,
  2. 01 Oct 1938, Sat,
  3. Page 9

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