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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, DECEMBER 28 • 1936 NINE TROJANS, MOHAWKS PLAY HERE TUESDAY IN THIS CORNER Two Title Bouts Set During Next Year, Believes Ring Expert From Chicago. By DAVE KAUFMAN (Globe-Gazette Sports Staff) A strange conglomeration is the ''big three" of the heavyweight division in the fight game today. Champion James J. Braddock, an Irislnaan who was on relief rolls a year before he won the title from Max Baer: Joe Louis, Detroit's stone-faced. Brown Bomber, and Max Schmeiing. Reischfuer- her Adolf Hitler's emissary from Germany, comprise the "big three" as seen through the eyes of Clair "Spec" Kelly, Chicago American boxing writer who visited here over Christmas with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Matt Kelly, 103 Louisiana avenue southeast. The situation will be cleared up meet somewhat in June when Braddock makes his first defense of the prized heavyweight crown as he steps in a ring against Max Schmeiing, the Teuton who dulled the bomb-like thrusts of Louis as i the season, 34 to 28, the Trojans he scored a technical kayo over | came back last Tuesday night to the Negro in the major upset of | run a strong alumni squad rag- the fistic year. j gcri, 31 to 29. * » * j The short Trojans starting com- SEES SECOND BOUT | bination will be ready to take the JAYSEES BREAK EVEN IN GAMES OF EARLY YEAR Lose to Bakers, Win Test With Alumni in Pair of Cage Events. PROBABLE LINEUP MASON CITY . CHEKOKEE SUTHERLAND .Coach M'CAFFKEY Lane , .... !•' ......... Timmins Herbener ,. I' ......... . Popma Sncll . .......... (' , . N'cKon Hcrl . t; McU'illi.un^ Shrrklrr . , (i , Parker ri.ACi:: MaMiii Cily hi;h sclii>ol. Tl-VE: 7 o'clock. TutMl.iv. Cherokee Set to Break Big Streak Here Visitors Lose 24 Tussles in 25 Starts Since Season of 33-4 Saw Wins. With an even break in the two games of their abbreviated season already recorded, Mason City junior college's Trojans will face their first junior college competition Tuesday night when they Cherokee's Indians at 7 o'clock in the first game of a doubleheader attraction at the local high school court. Defeated by Diamond Bread's tall squad in the opening game of CHEROKEE RECORD G FG FT MFT PF Timmins t (C) .1 Po])ma f-c .... ." Nelson c-1 .. ." McWilliams t .1 Parkrr K .... ,1 Fan- f .> Millr.r r. 1 II I X 11 8 GLOBE-GAZETTE SPORTS Trojans Roll to Jaysee Opener Tuesday Night Chances are. the winner of this tight will meet Louis in September in another title bout, Kelly believes. The June fight is a tough one to pick, says the former local man. even though the majority of fight fans will select Schmeiing on the strength of his victory over Louis. "Braddock has a cagy style, however." says "Spec," "which may enable h i m to w h i p j floor again Tuesday night, with Gale Lane. Gale Snell and Merrill '•Red' Hcrbener in the front line, while Henry "Hun" Hert and Lorcn "Tuffy" Shcckler control the back court. The Mason Cityans defeated Cherokee last season, which saw them place second in the state ti- tie race, by 39 to 21 in the open ing game here, and won by 33 to 20 in the 1934-35 season's contest, Ilia_Y ClJiTVlt. u i ill <• '-' " "* * I* j s , , , _, r-.', Schmeiing if he is physically fit. j also played at Mason Cuy. His greatest handicap is that he j hasn't fought for two years and F\ ]\/[ ' I ' i p J L such a lapse often proves fatal in \ LJCl mdAie LilMCU dl the fight game. The champion I may prove; to be the exception to the rule, however, for his has been a strange and checkered career. He was long regarded as just another 'trial-horse,' had had Top of Ring Ranking NEW YORK, just one fistic iTPi— For malting before only a mediocre career until the time came for a championship By GARRETT LENHART I CHEROKEE — Cherokee junior | college cagers will entrain Tuesday noon for Mason City, on their longest trek of the season, where they are scheduled to meet the Cement city collegians that night in their only squabble of the season. That the Cherokeeans will go into the contest against the Trojans as the underdogs is without a doubt. For the reason alone this is true—Cherokee has lost 24 of its last 25 games. It all began back in the 1934-35 season. The local school had enjoyed success the previous winter and won nine out of 13 contests. Then came the slump. Twelve contests were lost in 1934-35. Weather Cuts Schedule. Last winter Johnny Scott, former Creighton star and winner of 13 letters in Cherokee high school, took the reins from Athletic Director J. C. McCaffrey in midseason. [ Inclement weather and the worst winter in years abbreviated the schedule to eight games—and eight games were lost to run the string to an even 20. This year, Jim Brockway be- j came college coach and a two-gun mentor as well, since he also coaches the Immaculate Conception high school team. Cherokee started out with a victory, the first since February 12, 1934—with the HENRY HERT LOREN —* SHECKLER GALE SNELL GALE LANE RED HERBENER BOBCATS CLOSE YEAR FOR PREP SQUAD IN GAME New Year's Day Opponents Also Last Team to Go in '36 Records. PROBABLE LINEUPS MASON CITV GRLMSLEV Fletcher . . Ifuff. Wallace Gorman SIcKoniv Wood .. MARSH AiLTOW.V .Coach.... DICKINSON .. . ]•' HiresUd ... I" Wildinim . C Hunt G Wolfr . !. TUESDAY niihtE: Ma-o.i cily Hifll Schnol. Ready to go after a week of workouts, following Davenport high school's successful invasion of the Jocal court last Tuesday, Mason City high school's Mohawks will face another old foe this Tuesday night Marshalltowirs Bobcats will come here to play the second half of a doubleheader that includes Mason City junior college and Cherokee as the opening attraction. The double feature will close the 1936 record book for both teams, and oddly enough the Mohawks will be facing the same cash customers. Max Schmel- j Buena Vista college reserves as is nominated by -The Ring" I the victim by a 32 to 29 count in magazine as the world's number one fighting man for 1936. Uvo overtime periods. Dame Fortune smiled 4 ~..— _.£,......,., .. lu ., .11*. Avuu . A>CT;JJ^ 4. viLLiiit. fight and then he made the mosc I Der Maxie knocked out Joe! Chcrokeeans that on the of it, winning from Baer. MAY DEVELOP LATE "He may prove to be a champion capable of developing late in his career. Braddook has a good left and is extremely hard to hit solid with a right, thus offsetting the danger of Schmeling's right for the German is totally ineffective without the right which carried him to victory over Louis and and many other opponents. night but had i Louis m his lone competitive start, | s j n ce turned her back on the lo• to win the top spot the Detroit j C als i Brown Bomber held for 1935. | Heavyweight Champion Jimmy Braddock was not called on to throw punches in competition and a? a result was dropped to number three on the list. Lose in Neighborhood. Estherville adminstered the first setback, 22-16. Then Waldorf of Forest City, Emmetsburg and Sheldon followed in respective jigh f Braddock toid me that he was certain his left would enable him to beat Schmeiing when they met. Of course ; it is uncertain a$ to whether Braddock's legs will last in a 15 round duel, but then too, Schmeiing faces the same handicap for he is no youngster, cither. "Braddock has the ability to score with his lef;, and uses his right only sparingly although he has a real good right hand punch. While most of the predictors at this time arc picking Schmeiing to dethrone the champion, there is a order by scores of 39 to 19,, 45 to i 22 and 39 to 27 respectively. \ McCaffrey will be in charge of j the team Tuesday night as Brocki way is on the west coast where he will attend the Rose Bowl football game. His starting lineup will include: Captain Joe Timmins and Paul Popma, forward?: Bill Nel- 10 clay season j son, and put the money away to re- j and I and McWilliams are lettermen SHOOT AND PAY" BOWLING GREEN, Ohio, (UP) —Six "pay as you shoot" hunting reserves were hosts to hundreds "Following the Schmeling-Louis j of hunters in Wood county this season. Plain township farmers pooled their lands, sold permits st S2.50 a hunter stock their lands. GARNERA BACK AT DANCE ACT? Da Preem Might Be Booked m Theater With Chorus of African Pygmies. By SCOTTY RESTON j NEW YORK, (,•?>—Primo Car- | nera, pathetic prodigal of the ring, | may come back from his native j Italian hills on a strange and | monstrous mission. An ingenious if heartless, New York theatrical manager has proposed using "De Preem" in a dancing act, with African female pygmies as the chorus . . . the victory needle, injected by Football Coache Bernie Bierman, is making the Minnesota sports fan sick . . . until the Gopher gridders began running wild, there was little complaint about Dave MacMillan's mediocre record with the Minnesota basketball team . . . but now the fans are yelling for his job, even before the Big Ti-r, season is really Mason City's Trojans are a little bigger than this picture might lead you to think—and just now the midget starting lineup for the junior college team is thinking up some new tricks to do with that oversized basketball on Tuesday night, when the local squad faces its first jaysee competition, against Cherokee. Marshalltown high school will face the Mohawks on the same program at the local court. (Lock Photo, Kayenay Engraving) Northwestern to Make Big Bid for Western Cage Win Wildcats Have Plenty of SANDLOTSTARS WILL BE NAMED All-State, National Squads to Be Picked During Season to Come. Bowling center, and Pat McV/illiams ? re le l "'' : l^? su , n {?. re 2, y Bob Parker, guards. Timmins | Siart ™ .- • • MauMUlans Big Ten recora ls " 7 u ' on and a lost • • • while Popma and Nelson were regulars on the Cherokee high school team beaten last winter in the first round of the Estherville flic-ting factors entering into the situation. "Yes, I saw Louis win by a,,. . , , „ . „. _., technical knockout over Eddie j district b y East Sloux Clt y- Simms at Cleveland Dec. 14, but j there wasn't much to see as the Negro won in 13 seconds. Simms came out wide open, in a semi- crouch, and swung viciously at Louis, but only one of the blows very good chance that the Irish- j g ra2e d Joe. As Simms was about man will surprise everyone. to throw a left hook Louis quick* * " ly stepped inside and boomed a DEPENDS ON CONDITION" ] left hook of his own brand to "Much of this depends on j Simms' unprotected face. The blow whether Braddock if in good phy- . landed jus! below the eye, para- sical condition following a two; ] >' zln S Simms nerves, year layoff and whether he has at- j nnvriv . v i!,inoH rho mrntal npa',; KO neces- i "*•- Nuv A;s tamed the mental peak so neces- nm-T BOLT BOWL ELEVENS READY TO PLAY Pitt, Washington to Close Up Drill Thursday for New Year Contest. PASADENA, (/P) — Pittsburgh Washington began the final ,o , __. ---------- __„ _____ ---------- sary in such battles. Schmeiing is | ,, t .. Ke ;!'' e ? Arthur Donovan ^oC j stages of practice_ Monday for the " Bill Hewitt, 'former Michigan and Chicago Bears' star, has quit the game to a full time job in the freight department of the Illinois Central . . . i: * * GIL'S GLAD—TO LIVE It took an auto accident to make Gil Dobie drop his gloom I... he's wheeling around his Boston home now smiling like a kid on Christmas . . . he's glad to be alive, that's all . . . Mickey Cochrane has told his ball players to leave their wives and sweethearts at home this spring, and he's not kidding . . . rumor around here is that "Boily" Grimes will appoint Jess Haines, veteran Cards' pitcher, as his second coach . . . Joe Temes. Washington feath- Power to Unleash in Conference Play. By EAE.L HILLIGAN CHICAGO, (/P)—The shadow of the Northwestern .darkhorse is falling across the Big Ten basketball championship track. Unexpected winners of the conference football title, the Wildcats apparently are going to bid strongly for the cage .crown when the race gets under way Jan. 4. Coach "Dutch" Lonberg's shotmakers have won four games in a style impressive enough to stamp the team as • a standout dark horse menace to .Purdue and Indiana, co- \ champions in 1935. I Northwestern gets its stiffcst | test next Thursday night, however, j . , _ _ , r . when Notre Dame comes to Evan- Mai'quette LagCl'S otaild Up seeking *-•• by the CITY LEAGUE SCHEDULE MONDAY Alleys 1-2—Maple Inn vs. Hcrmanson Dairy. X-4 —Oprn, r,-ft_Dceker's Orfict vs. Decker's Plant. "-S—Tyler-Ryan vs. Golden Glow. TUESDAY 1-3—Cottai-a Grill-Blue liibbon vs. Stod- riarrl's. 3-1—Open. "-G—Kozy Korncr vs. Moose Lodge. 7-8—Old Timers vs. Hufh Davey and Son HILLTOP SQUAD HAS TOP REACH PITTSBURGH, (UP)—The national semipro baseball congress will select more than 800 sandlot baseball players on all-star teams from 48 states in 1937, Honus Wagner, high commissioner of semipro baseball, announced Monday. Following state tournaments, an all-state team of 16 players each will be selected in each state. The players will be awarded a certificate of honor. In the national tournament Wichita, Kans., Aug. 13 to Aug. 25, the all-American team of 16 players will be selected by a board composed -of 16 major league baseball scouts. The all- EAST GOES NORTH Only one other high school basketball contest in this section is listed for Tuesday night, besides Mason City's meeting with Marshalltown, Waterloo East will play at Charles City. The Orange is the Mohawks' next opponent but one, in a game to be played at Waterloo Jan. 8. In an "intersectional" game, Shenandoah high school plays at Emmetsburg Tuesday night. revenge for a Wildcats early settles the" best thinker, as he demon-1 Nev/ York stepped between the twenty-second Pasadena methodical fi^ht •' men an< * s!l ook Simms' head. Eddie strated in his against Louis. "The German has a burning ambition to win the heavyweight championship, to prove nazi _ su-. havc prQved Rose Bowl football game New Year's stared at the referee and mum- j dav. bled. 'Let's tak a walk up on the | The Washington Huskies, led by roof.' Of course, Donovan stopped Cotich Jimmy Phelan, trotted out ston back season. Irish Badly Crippled. In that game the Irish were badly crippled and the Wildcats had little trouble, 38 to 19. This week Notre Dame will be at full erweight. actually trains behind a | though the Badgers may take another lacing. Illinois, which has been defeated by De Paul, takes on Bradley and the lllini sophomores, Lou Boudreau and Tom Higher Than Six Feet Each This Season. NEW YORK, (UP)—Notes from the sports world: Marquette's bas- ketbali squad averages exactly fi , . .„ , , •,, • T, i ; f ce t "1 inch. . . . Ace Parker, Duke's strength, with Johnny Moir Paul all . America halfbackj will join the Novak and Kay Meyer ready to go. • Purdue's Boilermakers, w h o have flashed brilliantly on offense and defense since the tune up campaign began, go after another victory against Montana, while Ohio State plays California. On Wednesday night Wisconsin, defeated twice last week, opposes De Paul's quintet and it looks as premacy in the boxing world. It means a lot to Schmeiing for he has Hitler and the whole country the fight for another blow might on Brookside field within the shad- j jne theh . bar . . . he's barkeep in a capital restaurant and toughens h i s muscles by jigging a shaker Football coaches are in town congratulating each other on hol'd- "What other promising heavyweights arc Well, I .countrymen. He is a game fighter —of that there is no doubt. On the other hand, Braddock may enter the ring at a lotv mental stage, feeling that he is 'washed up.' If he is lacking the derperate ambition needed in such a fight u the title will in all likelihood be transferred to the German. ''Supposing Schmeiing does win the title and then fights Louis in prcssive American debut in winning over three boys, none of whom was a setup; Arturo Godoy, Argentine ewho looks fairly good; the fall of 1937? What happens j "O'Dell an then is a question mark, for the | not mac id his Negro was not in shape when he John Henry Lewis, brilliant light heavyweight champion who may put on some weight and ultimately grow out of his division into the heavyweight class; Bob Nestell, undefeated Pacific coast heavy: Buddy Baer and Pialph O'Dell. I ov.'s of the huge Rose Bowl for young j their first practice on local soil after a week of conditioning at Santa Barbara. Pitt remained at its Arrowhead Springs hide-out at San Bernardino. Coach Jack Sutherland, continuing to juggle around for a starting lineup, said he would bring his squad here Thursday morning and'take a light workou jobs mainly they in the bowl. "The boys are in good shape and fine spirits, and are keenlj interested in the Rose Bowl game,' said the taciturn Scot mentor. fought the Teuton this year. He a nc j the yet but his physical Ottumwa lad. has professional debut proportions , • , , • n i -••- manner in which he is will be better equipped physically i being schooled and not rushed into and mentally and will be more ft he game indicate he is promis- cautious if he meek Schmeiing | ;„«. Baer is big and fast for his again. Over-confident at the time|\ V eight but his" bulk is n detri- of his bout with the German, | mcn i pri mo Camera, a freakish Louis did not take his training se- j mechanical fighter, was one of the riously and went in ihe ring seal- | few huge fellows who was ever ing 198 pounds, which is under- j successful in the ring. Louis weight for him and lessened his i proved that Camera was little ability to absorb punches he or- more than a fistic robot as he dinarily could withstand. i> 3 * OLD FAULT GONE? "Schmeiing discovered Louis' , weakness in defense for a right- hand punch and so planned a winning attack long before he met the Detroit clouter. Whether Louis has remedied that fault, remains to be seen. The Negro should be classed as the favorite in a return match, however, for he is yonger, a natural fighter, more versatile and is second only in mentality to Schmeiing. "Braddook thinks he could knock out Louis and expressed 'such an opinion after watching the Brown Bomber being beaten slashed the Ambling Alp to ribbons. *» ::: 11 TALENT IS SLLAI "But on the whole there is a dearth of talent in every division in the fight game. Several years ago there were six or eight good fighters in each division—more than enough to keep a champion busy. Now such titleholders as Barney Ross, Freddy Steele and John Henry Lewis, each a good fighter, are failing'to defend their titles for there isn't a man in their divisions capable of giving the champion a good fight or drawing a respectable 'gate.' "The challengers Milwaukee Star Has Edge in Keg Tussles DES MOINES, UP)—Burt Barkow, Milwaukee, Wis., was officially declared the all-events champion of the twenty-ninth annual bowling tournament Sunday night following an official check of the competing bowlers' scores. Earkow, also the No. 1 money winner of the meet with $206, had a 2.07C total for top honors in the all-events, which netted him $27 and a diamond-studded gold medal. He also won a medal in the singles division. Tutor Cagers Return for Basket Workouts CEDAR FALLS, (/P)—Sixteen Iowa State Teachers college basketball players cut short their holiday vacations Monday to return for the first of seven two- a-day drills in preparation for the North 'Dakota game here Jan. 7. Two nights after the Panthers those di- play the North Cenrtal.conference tell stories, see shows, catch up on their self-pity, moan about the boys they lose lose next year, and shop around among the athletic directors just in case '. . Wes Fesler got his job as Harvard basketball coach by accident at these meetings a few vears ago . . . 3 « i HUB'S BROTHER GOOD He was talking on some involved physical education subject when Gill Bingham, Harvard athletic director, walked in ... ingham thought Wes was a good speaker, hired him as basketball coach, and found out the boy was good at that, too Carl Hubbell's young brother Don is making good on the pitching staffof the House of David team in California . and Vince DiMaggio, brother of Joe, who was recently bought by the Boston Bees, is painting spots on hobby horses in a coast toy shop . . . Nisbet should add to their season point totals. Ohio Plays Trojans. Ohio State plays Southern California the same night. cage team after he plays in the East-West football game at San Francisco. Experts suggest will be compete permitted, in tourna- Friday night- Indiana takes I su ] t ing loss in prestige? that to "make" the defending side carry the rubber out of the defensive zone might eliminate the stalling evil in hockey. Louisiana State is touted as tue football team "without a weakness." . . . The veteran Jack Curley returned to the wrestling wars with a seven-match opening card that looked like the Foreign Le- I man to get into semipro base- gion—every major country on the globe was represented. . . . Will the money saved the major league magnates by Commissioner K. M. Landis' recent decision in the Bob Feller case make up for his re- AT FOREST CITY The Iowa semipro baseball tournament will again be held at Forest City in 1937, it has been announced by Honus Wagner, commissioner of semipro baseball. American team will tour Hawaii under sponsorship of the baseball congress. Wagner, coach of the Pittsburgh Pirates, said that all players formerly in professional baseball would be barred from the all-state and all-American selections. They however, to ment games. This will mean a great asset to organized baseball,'' Wagner said, "as it will give the major leagues a record of outstanding young players throughout America in every state. It will also prove an incentive to the young on Butler and Michigan and meets Toledo. The Hoosiers are heavy favorites against the Bulldogs jnci Michigan should win its game. The comeback made by the Wolverines on the west coast in winning two straight from Washington after losing the first game indi- cat* Coach Franklin Cappon has^ a strong well balanced club. Three games are scheduled for Saturday night. They are IMotre Dame against Chicago, Iowa at Marquette and Iowa State against Minnesota. Central Dutchmen to Be Powerful Team in Augustana Cage Meet ROCK ISLAND, 111;, C#>)_When eight college basketball teams— three from Illinois and five from Iowa-—line up for the opening round battles in the second Illinois-Iowa tournament at Aug- ustant college Jan. 8, the Flying Dutchmen of Central college, Pella towa, will be regarded as the : 'darkhorse" entry of the meet. The crimson clad Dutchmen, [owa conference champion in 1935-36, will bring a veteran to .he Tribe of Vikings tournament. The Central team, coached by Len oy Schmeiing. But both the heavy- visions just don't justify the stag- champions they play a return i Winter, the "maestro of fundame- wcight title bouts looming up in ing of championship bouts. Con- j game 1937 arc difficult ones to dope in sequcntly the boxing outlook isn't | The I advance because of the many con- very promising." !22 to 18'. with Grinnell at Grinnell. Panthers won the frist game, tals," can well be tagged "dangerous" by any foe that the Dutch-, men meet. Sugar Bowl Fans to Watch Tennis Event NEW ORLEANS, f.l'i — Sugar Bow] sports enthusiasts turned to tennis matches Monday for a tournament in which Bryan "Bitsy" Grant of Atlanta, third ranking American netman, was seeded number one. Frank Parker of Lawrenceville, N. J., was seeded behind Grant and others entered included Dr. John McDiarmid of Princeton, defending champion, Arthur Hendrix of Lakeland, Fla., Ernie Sutter, New Orleans, and Walter Senior, San Francisco, California ch;impion. Purple Fans Like to See That Gopher Win CHICAGO, (IP}— The 6 to 0 upset of Minnesota by Northwestern's grid team last fall is still packing 11 BOYS BANG 200 Only 11 players were able to collect more than 200 hits in their major league debuts-—Joe DiMaggio rang up a season total of 206 safe blows. . . . About Maurice (Big Clipper) -Smith, coach of the Havana-bound Villanova football team, he never walks into a stadium. He backs in. His team is flying to Havana from Miami because the airships are called Clippers. He firmly believes all good plays are born of dreams and keeps a blackboard and chalk beside his bed at all times. . . . Yankees were ballyhooed as sluggers, yet the Cleveland Indians outhit them by four percentage points. REAL TITLE MATCH The Fred Perry-Ellsworth Vines tennis match for the first time in history actually will determine the world's lawn tennis champion, as between them they hold both amateur and pro titles.". . . Gaynell Tinsley, besides being L. S. U.'s orjly all-America player, led his team in scoring with 48 points. . . . AUe the Californians aren't going to Pasadena on New Year's day. . . . Santa Clara has requested a block of 2,500 tickets for the Sugar Bowl game. . '. . Although Rhodes scholars receive a $2,000 a year scholarship because of their athletic ability, character, etc., no one ever considered any athlete among them as being "subsidized." More than 80.000 players on 5.000 clubs will participate in the 1937 program, according to President Raymond Dumont of Wich- Fewer Alterations in Grid Game Next Year Are Seen by Coaches NEW YORK, (/P)—Unless their discussions of the controversial pass-interference rule leads to changes, the nation's football coaches, opening their annual convention Monday, don't expect any major alterations in the gridiron game for next season. Bill Cowell, permanent secretary-treasurer of the American Football Coaches association, said there may be a "few" new regulations, but important he didn't foresee changes unless any the pass-interference c o n t r o ve r s y came to a head. 'However." he added, "we ourselves don't know yet what our rules committee "will recommend to the national rules committee in February, so there's no way of telling what, if any, changes will be made." Six Starters^Ready for Three-I Season MOLINE, 111, (IP)— The reorganized Three-I baseball league Monday was definitely assured of six starters for the 1937 season and four other cities were under consideration as possible additions' "cind Clinton. Iowa. outfit against which they opened the year. Mason City defeated Marshalltown, 34 to 26, on the afternoon of New Year's day, 1936. Veterans to Play. There will be a set of veterans, who performed in that January game, ready to go Tuesday against the Mohawks. Bob Hur:t, who moved up from guard to play center this season: Paul Wolfe, who was also a defensive man the last time the Bobcats and Mohawks met: and four forwards, Wildman, Keyser,. Harestad and Filbert, The greatest loss to the Bobcats at graduation time was at Don Elder, neat defensive player. The Bobcats defeated a neighbor town, Lamoille. 33 to' 20 in their first game this season; crashed through to a surprise victory over Waterloo West 19 to 16, ar>d lost to Oskaloosa in the Cen< tral conference, 30 to 23. when they wilted after grabbing an early 8 lo 2 lead. Go Extra Period. The victory over Waterloo West was chalked up in a sensational, overtime finish. Marshalltown led by 16 to 15 with 30 seconds to go, but the ball game was tied up as Ken Oleson, Waterloo West forward, scored on one of two chances at the free throw line, making his first attempt good and missing his second. The foul had come just as the final whistle blew, and the tie forced the Bobcats and Wahawks into an extra three minutes. Marshalltown won 19 to 16 as Wolfe dropped in a free throw and Keyser looped in a short basket. COACHES MEETING AT SCHOOL; JUDGE TALKS DES MOINES, (/P;—A statewide school for coaches, nine games and the Morningsidc tournament feature a busy holiday basketball program in Iowa this week. Several hundred coaches came to Des Moines today for the second annual two-day school. Included on the demonstration list for the Monday sessions were Rollie Williams of the University of Iowa, Len Winter of Central college, J. A. "Judge" Grimsley of Ma:;ori City, Louis Menze of Iowa State and Fred Geneva of Albia. The' University of Utah opened a three-game Iowa invasion against Simpson at Indianola Monday. Tuesday night the Rocky Mountain conference team will play Drake at Des Moines in one- half of a double feature of the coaching school. Ames, 1936 high school champion, will meet East high of Des Moines, in the first section of the double bill here. Utah will play its third game Wednesday night when the Utes challenge Iowa-State's Big Six team. Cornell will start an Illinois invasion the same night, playing the DeKaib Teachers. The Morningside tournament will open New Year's eve with 8 teams competing. Penn will entertain the Newton S. & H. team and Cornell will play North Central college in other Thursday night games. The Hawaiian All-Stars and Simpson play at Indianola Friday night. Iowa will play Marquette at Milwaukee Saturday night, its last game before opening the Big Ten season against Indiana at Bloomington, Jan. 4. Iowa State will meet Minnesota at Minneapolis in the other Saturday night game. demand by alumni clubs and other j in the hope of forming an eight| organizations and is one of the | club circuit. The six-team makeup includes Kenneth L. (Tug) Wilson, Wild- i most popular grid films ever taken cat. athletic director, reported the I by Northwestern. Almost 50,000 film of the game is in constant saw the actual contest. Moline, Decatur and Peoria, 111., Terre Haute and Evansville, Ind., Bloomington, Jll., representatives attending the annual meeting here Sunday signified that city's readiness to join the league if an eighth club could be obtained.

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