Bill Ogleton Track Victory - 1951

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Bill Ogleton Track Victory - 1951 - Wiley Victor Over Naptown Thinlies 24.— unde- *...
Wiley Victor Over Naptown Thinlies 24.— unde- * INDIANAPOLIS, April (Special.)—Wiley remained feated in cinder competition after besting Indianapolis Washington, 66 to 51, in a dual track and field meet this afternoon, but Ote Continentals Continentals provided the Red Streaks with the stiffest opposition they have encountered. t Wiley's over-all team strength offset points Washington picked up in winning both relay races as well as slamming the mile run. The half-mile relay provided the crowd- kicker of the meet as Washington's Washington's anchor man beat Wiley's Wayne Guy to the tape fay the closest margin. The watch showed both teams at 1:37.2. The Red Streaks, in winning seven individual firsts, scored the heaviest hurdles. in the dashes and the John Flood led Guy to the tape in the 100-yard dash and the two Red Streak sprinters fin' ished second third in the 215-yard dash. In the timber events Bill Ogleton Ogleton was first across the high barriers, barriers, with Miles running third, anc Ogleton and Miles finished seconc and third in the lows. Lou Russell and Ken Hannum ran one-two for Wiley in the 440 with Russell's 53.8 clocking being one of the meet's better performances. performances. Jack Kelly averted a shutout for Wiley in the half-mile run by running running third to prevent Washington from winning both the distance events. As As expected, Bob Shaffer remained remained undefeated in the shot put by hurling the iron ball 49 feet and 534 inches, more than two feet under his state s best mark. •Summary of events: 100-yard dash—Flood Stevens (Wash.l. Tim< Mile run—Owensby . (Wash.). Adams lWash.1. 440-yard run—Russell iWi, Guy iW>. 10.8 seconds. (Wash.l, McClain Time—4:47.8. ._.. iwi, Hannum iWl, Burnhart (Wash.). Time—53.8 sec- OI Shot put—Shaffer <w>. Cook (Wash.*. Killion (Wi. Distance—49 feet 5»i inches. High hurdles—Ogleton (W), Ezell (Wash.), Miles (W). Time—16.3 seconds. Half-mile 'run—Barnes (Wash.), Jent (Wash.l. Kelly (Wi. Time—2:9. Broad jump—Leonard IW), Hicks IWash.l. Lowery (Wash.). . Distance— 20 feet 2 inches. 215-yard dash—Hicks (Wash.), Flood (Wi. Guy iWl. Time—22.8 seconds. Low hurdles—Meyers (Wash.l. Ogleton, (WI. Miles (W). Time—24.S seconds. | Pole vault—Johnson (Wl and Trice | (Wi. tied for first; Rlffey (Wash.). | Height—11 feet. Mile relay—Won by Washington— (Burnhart, Jent, Owensby and Lowery). Time—3:39.2. High jump—McGlone (Wi. Weliver (W), Cuilom (Wash.). Height—5 feet 7 inches. Half-mile relay—Won by Washington— (Hicks. Stevens, Meyers and Soggan). Time—1:37.2.

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  1. The Terre Haute Star,
  2. 25 Apr 1951, Wed,
  3. Page 14

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