The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 20, 1960 · Page 5
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Garrigan Power Too Much For Ft Dodge Club A fleet of hard-running backs ushered Garrigan's Golden Defers to a 35-26 victory over St. Ed- moncl at Garrigan Field Saturday night. A large crowd Saw the Bears, under Conch Beanie Cooper, take thoir second win of the season without defeat. Waterloo Columbus, 33-0 loser to East Waterloo, top team in the ttate, Friday night, will visit C-afrigan Field for a meeting with the Bears this Saturday night. Columbus racked up a 33-19 verdict over the Bears at Waterloo a year ago. The Garrigan-St. Edmond fray proved to be an offensive struggle from opening whistle to final gun. The Bears marched 63 yards in 11 plays after receiving the opening kick-off and went into the lead for guud when Dick Hcinen -rammed his way into the end zone with half the first period gone. Bill Reed ran for the extra point, and Garrigan had a 7-0 lead, •St. Edmond had a chance to tie the score less than five minutes later. The .visitors marched 59 yards in 10 plays to make it 7-6. Jim Rcis, one of the top ball-toters all night, went the final six yards for the.TD, but an attempted place kick by Quarterback Denny Lawler went astray, so the Bears remained In front. March, Marc!», March The pattern remained " the same following th? ensuing kickoff. Garrigan took over on its own 20, went to the 25 before the first quarter ended, then continued an 80 yard march to pay- dirt. This time it took 12 plays to get six points. Bill Reed slashed the final four yards after taking turns with Phil Kinsey, Oscar Froehlich, Dick Heinen and Bob Reed while moving to the score. Bob Reed ran the extra point to Win 35-26; A.H.S. 'Flagged' Dow make it The rest of the 'first half was played near midfield and was scoreless. End John Murphy of the Bears tossed ^awler for two consecutive losses totalling 26 yards to provide plenty of excit- ment on the final plays of the half. Garrigan got its next chance to score minutes after the second half got underway. The Bears came up with a St. Edmond fumble and went right to work from the visitors' 40 yard line. Bob Reed went all the way on the first play, but a clipping 'penalty cancelled the score and put the ball on the St. Edmond 36. Bill Reed and Heinen carried to the 23 and Bill then took off and dashed into the end zone. Brother Bob's extra point ran the score to 21-6. .Visitors Close Gap . A long pass put St. Edmond in position to close the gap after the next kickoff. It took only eight plays for the Fort Dodge- outfit to go 63 yards. Tom Lciss went the final 10 to make it 2112. St. Edmond fumbled and Bill Higgins of the Bears cuddled the ball on the St. Edmond 24 early in the fourth period! Bob Reed went to the six in two carries and Froehlich counted on a keeper. Bill Reed added the extra point, making it 28-12. St. Edmond, sensing that each team was supposed to score every time it got its hands on the ball, went 79 yards in five plays to further complicate the score keeping job. A pass from Lawler to Jim Risctter, who got behind the Garrigan secondary in good shape, ate up the final 60 yards. This time, Lawler ran the extra point to make the score 28-19. Score Clincher Garrigan got tne ball on thi. 50 when the Kickoff went out of bounds and proceeded to put the game out of reach. On the ninth play, after ground plays moveu the ball to St. Edmond's eight, Froehlich found Lyle Loebach all alone in the corner of the end zone and hit him with a soft pass ipr the final Garrigan TD. This time, Froehlich ran for the extra point. Five plays later, St. Edmonri had put the final points on tin- board. The visitors went 53 yards, including 15 on a penalty and Leiss went to the final eight yards for the TD. Lawler got the extra point. ; In spine respects, the game reminded fans of' professional foot* ball, Tl)c number of tuuchclowtfe, f0r instance, co/w^ared with, the (tiros, iiMl, tlie «pj« 4in«rence itemed to be the fact the Bears to get (Itl.j Upper (XH Mone»-5 Tuesday, Sept. SO, 1960 egularly, setting up several jaunts 101 speedy naii- io*p Defensive gems were curnfetl ifi Dy tviurpny. ii.s piay cduici t>e laueleu nigged. Offensively, Bui Heed was the top bail carrier tor tne nignt, getting llo yards in 10 cames. t»OD Weed ginned V4 yaias in nmt- tries, Kinscy 36 yards in four carries and DICK Heinen 3o yards in 12 tries for tne winners, while Risetter led the losers with 72 yards m eight attempts. Luw- ler Kept St, Lumond in me cori- test, hitting five ut 13 passes tot *32 yartis. . . Statistics: G SE First clowns .. il io Passes attempted 2 lo , Passes completed 1 t> Yds. passing 8 13:i KO — Ave. 6-45 5-28 Punts — Ave. _.. 2-32.5 1-14 Yds. kicks ret. 16 ' 13? Fumbles lost 2 2 Yds. penalized 38 15 Yds. rushing 300 123 Tot. yds. gained 308 255 Tifonka Belts Thompson 54-6 Friday Night Titonka's Indians scalped Thompson, last year's State Line Conference champion, 54-6, in the loop opener for both schools at Titonka Friday night. The Indians upped their season record to 2-0 with the victory. Coach Lyle Opheim's team will travel to Seniral for a meeting with ihe Satellites. 0-2 for the season, this Friday night in another conference game. Sentral dropped a 33-19 decision to Lake Park,Friday night. Dick McGuire opened the scoring for Titonka, getting a touchdown on a iti-yarcl reverse in the first period. Phil Seaberg ran the count to 13-0 before the end of the quarter when he counted on a'7-yafd quick" opener. The Indians added a pair of TDs in the second round as Seaberg went three yards for one and Denny Monson passed to McGuire for 18 yards for the other. Jerome Haag went six- yards for a TD for Thompson to run the count to 27-6 at halftimc. ' Monson and Moe Sathoff got together on a 62-yard pass play as Titonka got the only third quarter score. The Indians got three more counters in the last period. John Watson passed to McGuire for 29 yards for the first, Watson hit Monson for 23 yards for the second, then Watson scored the final TD himself on a 2-yard quarterback sneak. The entire offensive line of the Indians turned in a fine job.', On defense, Rod Hench, linebacker, and Sathoff, end; were top bets. McGuire ran for 82 yards artd Monson passed for 126 yards to lead the Indians on offsense. Statistics: T First downs 17 Passes attempted 26 Passes completed 13 Yds. passing- j>__ 175 Passes int. by 3 Punts — Ave. 1-30 3-26 Fumbles lost 1 0 Yds. penalized ._ 30 Yds. rushing 195 ,Tot. yds. gained 370 15 93 -..,. tt' U»tf'w.i»y"Jfoiv'aU. ed president, Judy Willret; vice- president, Marjorie Holdren; sec- treas., Mary Beth Rielly; historian, Susan Nitchals; librarian, Lois Hunt. All record books were turned in. Recreation committee was Marjorie Holdren and Judy Willrett. Officials Help Clarion Edge Bulldogs, 6-0 Algona's fighting Bulldogs. anxious to make this the finest football season at the public high school in many a moon, couldn't overcome a two-pronged attack — flag-happy, ofr.cials and a 64- yard touchdown pass piny — and dropped a 6-0 decision to an eager Clarion team at Clarion in the first North Central Conference game of the season Friday night A very large delegation of Algona fans -rinessed the fray and felt, by and large, that despite deftai, the Bulldogs were at least three touchdowns better ihan the winners and would have proven the fact conclusively if red flags haun'i been down following practically every play during the first period. The locals will play their first home contest this Friday night when the always-tough Iowa Falls Cadets come to town for another loop fray. Coach Jim Hershberger's charges will attempt to even their conference record at 1-1 and run their season mark to 2-1 with a victory. Iowa Falls scored twice in the second half, using a blocked puiu to great advantage, to take a 13-6 win for Humboldt Friday night. The Cadets edged Elclora, 7-0, in their season opener, su will bring .a • 2-0 record with them. Vic Schweiger and Larry Off, star of last year's Iowa Fal- Is-Algona meeting, scored the TDs that topped Humboldt. to find out the cause and remedy for the cramps so they won't slow anyone down from here on in. Algona wound up with 207 yards rushing, compared with 107 yards for Clarion. The Bulldogs were on the short erTd in passing, 63-41, but managed to Main 78 more yards during the night than the winners. And the total would have been more impressive, IF an estimated 75 yards erased through penalties had gone into the book. Statistics: A C First downs 12 0 Passes attempted 11 6 Passes completed 2 1 Yds. passing 41 63 Passes int. by 0 1 Punts — ave. 3-21 6-21 KO -- Avc. 1-13 2-33 Yds. kicks ret. 39 0 Fumbles lost ... 1 1 Yds. penalized 125" 65 Yds. rushing 207 107 Tot. yds. Rained 248 170 Jim Richardson wound up as Algona's top ball carrier. He got 91 yards in 15 trips for a six yard average. Peer went 63 in 12 tries and Miller picked up 43 in 11 attempts. Miller completed two of eight passes for an additional 4J yards. Wyn Titus carried for 60 yards in 11 tries and Dick Basham completed Clarion's only pass for 63 yards 10 lead that department for the winners. Defensively, Algona was plenty sharp in every spot, except on the TD pass. One local fan, still not believing what he had seen after the final buzzer, was heard saying, "Clarion will be unbeaten at home if they hire those three officials all season." It became so one-sided that the referee pulled hJs red flag from his hip pocket during the second Indians Post Second Straight Win tT , , _. nia.iuu uuunei. uuimt; me secc Hampton dumpec^ Eagle Grove, ha | f , apparently to penalize « 27-12 and Webster City managed clarion back for crawling with ta.get past Clear Lake, 21-12. in the ball lhcn realizin g lh ° home nt.hor rnnfnrrmr'*. tfrtmc\ liVirJr,,. . .... ... other conference game Friday. Flag Day Begins Algona weht right to work on Clarion. Gary Peer's short kickoff went the necessary yardage and was recovered by sophomon. Halfback Bill Wetzel on the Clarion 47 after a Clarion lineman had fumbled the pigskin. Flag Day began on the first running play. A-nice Algena gan. was erased and the Bulldogs pushed back to their own 37, bu,. the Bulldogs managed to move. 32 yards in three plays for a 1,, down on Clarion's 31. Peer pot 11 yards and a pass from Stevt Miller to Peer aU up the last U Another gain was cancelle and the ball moved back to tin 50 on the next pjay. Four pla.> picked up 17 yards, short of the lengthened first down yardagt and Clarion took over on the 33. Clarion hardly budged, and a fourth down pum was blocked by Dean Willrett. Tackle Gary Rich pursued the Dall and pounced on it for the Bulldogs on the Clarion 14. March In Reverse First play cancelled again and 15 yards stepped off. After an incomplete .pass, another flag, this time only five yards assessed. Tw6 plays got 22 yards to the Clarion 13, but roll short of a first down and the home club took over. The rest of the first half was practically a repeat of the first TH few minutes, although the Bulldogs didn't get as deep into Clarion's back yard. Algona would up on the Clar- 34 ion 13 again with only minutes 0 left in the half, but fell two yards .-short of a first down and 3 Clarion took ovoi. Nine plays later, Clarion had 5!t the ball, fourth and seven on its qwn 37. Quarterback Dick Basham lobbed a pitch past the Algona secondary and speedy John union ^^iGifiQcms c?—-•— -——«••»-•«*,/ «**V4 ojw.\^\ajr u i/m i Union Alethean 4-H club met Pitcher fielded it near the mid- at the Call State Park Sept. 10 ° tr "™ "" " ""' : -'~ iU " for a picnic. Officers were elect team was to be the victim, merely reached down and wiped the pigskin off. This 1960 band of Bulldogs, as full of hustle, spirit and everything glse it takes to play good football, won't let a little thing like a slanted defeat make, them roll over and play dead. It's apparent they might give anyone around a heck of a go for their money. Holm And Cecil Lead Armstrong Past Burt 48-0 Six touchdowns by Terry Holm and Jim Cecil led Armstrong to an easy 48-0 win over Burt at Armstrong Friday night in a State Line Conference game. Burt will host Swea City in another loop fray at Burt Field this Friday night. The Trojans posted a 48-6 win over Rake, their second win of the campaign, Friday night. Armstrong ran and passed for 455 yards on its way to the win over Burt. Holm went 15, 6 and 15 for first period TDs as Armstrong got away to a 20-0 lead. Cecil posted touchdowns on runs of 12 and 19 yards in the second period as the Tigers went, ahead 34-0 at halftime, cary Schumacher passed to Tom Barrett for a seven yard TD in the third stanza and Cecil got the last six-pointer on a 30- yard scamper in the final period. Burt managed only 45 yards rushing all night. West Bend Belts Mallard 40-6 In Lapp Play '' West Bend powered its way to a 40-6 decision over Mallard in a Cornbelt Conference game at Mallard Friday night and established itself as one of the favorites to take the 1960 loop title. The Bulldogs host Ruthvcn, 20-0 winner over Terril Friday night, in a conference game this Friday. Terry Montag scored two KOSSUTH COUNTY PORTS Mr 70 YEARS and Mrs John Stromsten of Corydon recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Mr Stromsten is 98 and his wife wHl soon be 93. field stripe. He zoomed into the Algona end zone and the game was over — as far as scoring was concerned, Algona spent most of the last half grinding out yardage in Clarion's half of the gridiron, but couldn't manage a TD that would have assured a tie or possible win. Muscle Spasm Mystery Several local players were slowed by a mysterious type of muscle spasm in the lower leg, another factor that might have entered into the final outcome. Bulldog coaches are attempting U. S. HOMES The New 72 New M»o«U Fr»m $1775 HUNDREDS OF OTHERS TO 130,900 Delivered A*d Swni-fteUMI Qn Ypijw Lot And • 30-day Delivery; •'fliuiWAny Plaa; T Fine?!Mal.ri.li And WorkrnaiuMp> • S»ve Up To 13500; • Cash Discount. Writt, Call orCome In For FREE COLOR CATALOG, III §, ElEADWEGNER touchdowns and halfbacks Arnold Wilderman and Bob Runchey, fullback Dale Harms and end Kenny Montag one apiece as the winners scored in every period against Mallard. Mallard got its lone TD in the first period. Terry Montag wound up with 189 yards rushing duririg the night — and averaged 14.7 yards per try. Harms gained 160 yards. Theatre Manager Enjoys Outing Raymond Langfitt, manager of the Algona Theatre and Starlight Drive-In in season, attended a two-day outing for Central Titonka's Indians, who registered their second straight win of the hew football season, a 54-ti romp past Th6mpson Friday night. are shown in the above pholo. In the front row, left to right, are Head Coach Lyle Opheim, Mo Satholf. Kern-iit Brandt, George Cunningham, Jeff Boyken, Dick McGuire, Denny Monson, Jon Watson, Don GigLer, Dverg Kran-tz, Rod Hench and Assistant Coach Art Chrissinger. In b,ack, left to right, Ted Stecker, Mark Boyken, Bill Carroll, Lou Giesking, Noel Krantz, Bruce Akkerman, Phil Seaberg, Darrel Isebrand, Dennis Fritz, Kirk Struthers, Dennis Schmidt and Bill Mayland. j All were instrumental in the win over Thompson, which follow* ed a 13-7 verdict over Boone Valley of Renwic'k in the season's opener. With only 22 boys out for football, one of the smallest squads in the entire area, the Indians could post an outstanding record this season, unless injuries should take a toll along the way. (UDM Nevvsto to-Engraving). fice personnel, last week, at Clear Lake. The outing included golf and horsehoe tournaments, but Ray failed to bring home any trophies in those departments. On the business side, however. « OHM ww^ y w vi* i£, iwi >_•«- i i v» c* i. v^» i n iv^ tJt^OilJ\_OiJ Oi VJ.I-j *IV/VVViVV..l. States Theatre managers and of- the managers were told that the moving picture business is showing a definite up-trend since early 1959. 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