The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on October 4, 1961 · Page 2
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n THE OTTAWA HERALD • Wednesday, October 4, 1R61 Manhattan Far Out Front In Poll TOPEKA (AP) — Manhattan moved far out in front in this wccVs Associated Press Kansas high school football poll on the basis (if victories over Lawrence, Campus a n d Shawnee Mission North. .Manhattan held the No. 1 spot lart week but only by a narrow margin. A 25-0 win over Shawnee Itlission North apparently! convinced Kansas sports writers and broadcasters. -This week's poll gave Manhattan 10 of 16 first place votes compared with 6 of 15 last week. - Manhattan had 155 points to 124 fpr second place? Independence. Points are computed from 10-team Ballots submitted by participating broadcasters and writers. First place gives 10 points, second 9 and so on. Independence retained the No. 2 position after a 14-12 victory over Chanute for its 35th consecutive victory. Other ranfcng teams in order are: Salina. Wichita East, Coffeyville. Wyandotte, Wichita Southeast. Garden City. This week's top 10 teams, won- lost-tied records and points received in the poll with first place votes in parentheses: 1. Manhattan, 3-0-0, 155 (12) 2. Independence. 3-0-0, 124 (2) 3. Salina. 3-0-0, 105 4. Wichita East, 2-0-0. 103 5. Coffeyville, 2-0-1, 69 6. Wyandotte, 3-0-0, 66 7. Lcavenworth, 3-0-0, 5!) 8. Wichita Southeast, 3-0-0, 50 9. Garden City. 2-0-0, 38 (1) 10. Topeka, 2-1-0, 32 Others receiving mention: Wichita North, 3-0-0, 16; Hays St. Josephs, 3-0-0, 11 (1); Hut chin- son, 2-1-0, 9; Parsons, 2-1-0. 7; l,awrence, 1-2-0, 7; Junction City, 3-0-0. (5; Phillipsburg, 3-0-0, 6; Hill ily, 3-0-0, 5; Arkansas City, 2-1-0, 3; Neodesha, 3-0-0, 3; Argentine, 2-0-0, 3; Fredonia, 3-0-0, 2; Victoria, 3-0-0, 1. Hawkeye Lineman Of Week By TED MEIER ""Associated Press Sports Writer Iowa, the nation's top-ranked team in The Associated Press college football poll, opened its season last Saturday with a 28-7 victory over California. For his part in helping to beat the Bears, Sherwyn Thorson, Iowa guard, was named today as the lineman of the week by The Associated Press. A 215-pound senior, Thorson played virtually the entire game and led the Hawkeyes' forward wall in holding Cal to a net 85 yards rushing. "Thorson defended well and threw the key blocks in a couple of touchdowns runs by Wilburn Hollis," said Gus Schrader, sports editor of the Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Gazette. Gary Collins, Maryland end, was high up in the linemen voting by sports writers and broadcasters. Collins caught four passes for 57 yards, punted four times for a 40.2 average and made numerous tackles as Maryland beat Clemson. He now holds the Maryland pass yardage record with 811 yards. Other linemen cited included Dan Celoni, Iowa State guard, Paul Henley, Missouri guard, and Jerry Hillebrand, Colorado end. Wins Honor With Six Touchdowns CANYON, Tex. (AP) - Modest little Pete Pedro said Wednesday if I am back of the week it's because of my teammates." Pedro, the 5-foot-7, 160-pound Puerto Rican who created a sensation when he scored six touchdowns in sparking West Texas State to a 56-27 victory over Texas Western, was picked for the honor by The Associated Press. His coach, Joe Kerbel, said the youngster was "overcome with the thrill of the thing." "He told me that he had great blocking and that was the reason he was able to get the honor," Kerbel declared. "He was quite correct but he also did a great deal of it himself. He is the greatest running back I've ever seen in football." The youngster is only a sophomore. He came to West Texas State as a transfer from Trinidad, Colo., Junior College. His borne is in Lynn, Mass. West Texas State had won only five games in three years, three of them last season — Kerbel's first as coach. "We already have sellout crowds assured," said Kerbel. Pedro was chosen over such sta"ritfouj;''^ars as Stan Gann of Georgia Tech, Sonny Gibbs of Texas Christian, Rod Sears, of Stanford, Willie Brown of Southern California, Doug Elmore of Mississippi, Bill Swingle of Northwestern, Angelo Dabiero of Notre Dame, Dave Sarette of Syracuse and others who stood out with their play last weekend. PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT — Mike Brown, Ottawa University's place kicking end, practices his art in preparation for the game at College of Emporia Saturday night. Brown has made nine of 10 attempted extra points and booted one field goal in two trys. (Herald Photo) Claassen Picks: Iowa Over USC, KU Over Buffs Big Eight Guards Have That All-America Look By HAROLD CLAASSEN Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP)-There will je a full schedule of* college foot- jail games this weekend despite .he World Series. If you get too excited about the baseball, don't worry. Here are your football winners!!! (Last week, 32 right, 15 wrong for .681. Season's average, .748) Iowa over Southern California: This will occupy your TV screen after the Series game. Larry Ferguson, Hawkeye speedster, is injured but the lowans still have too much for the once mighty Trojans. Mississippi over Florida State: The Mississippians, like the river, just keep rolling along. Georgia Tech over Louisiana State: a night contest. But the darkness won't hide Stan Gann's cleverness at quarterback for the Engineers. Texas over Washington State: With ease. Michigan State over Stanford: Stanford will furnish most of the excitement, but Michigan State provides the heavyweight tackles who will control the scoring. Syracuse over Maryland: The Orangemen from New York could be in trouble if Ernie Davis hasn't completely recovered from his hurts. Ohio State over UCLA: The Buckeyes' stingy defense will decide this struggle between the leaders of two powerful conferences. Michigan over Army: The Cadets have given up their lonely end offense. They'll also give up the decision in this one. Elsewhere: Purdue over Notre Dame; Kansas over Colorado; Missouri over California; Texas Christian over Arkansas. Nebraska over Kansas State, Cincinnati over Xavier. Oklahoma State over Tulsa, Oklahoma over Iowa State, North Texas State over New Mexico State and West Texas Stale over Wichita. See flie new EVINRUDE outboard motors on NBC-TVt TRICE IS RIGHT" Every Monday Night Brown's Hdwe. & Sporting Goods Ste Me wor/d't most nrtatili pleasure power in our showroom. HEATING is here now Sffi? L. English fcathtr America's only all-purpose men's lotion after shave after shower after hours 4 ounce S2.00 Bounce J3.50 16 ounce tt.SO Iplul l«lj All in handtom* Redwood Boi Opp. Courthouse CH 2-3024 Carl Snydcr, K.PJi. Hike Milk Price In KC KANSAS CITY (AP) - Milk prices have been increased two cents a quart and four cents 4 a half-gallon in the Kansas City area. A half-gallon at retail stores now costs 45 cents, and the price for home delivery is 50 cents. Biggest Little Shop in Eastern Kansas TIRE VULCANIZING Wholesale Retail All sizes from 4 inches up to 19 inches wide. 12 hour service Fast Farm Service GILLIIAND'S Vulcanizing Recapping R. 4, Ottawa Pho. Centropolis 6 By SKIPPER PATRICK Associated Press Sports Writer A couple of senior guards, Dan Celoni of Iowa State and Paul Henley of Missouri, are making strong bids for regional and all America recognition in the young 'ootball season. Celoni and Henley were noticed the AP's district all America Eootball board after their outstanding play in two games. The district 5 board, covering the states of Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, North Dakota and South Dakota is composed of B. A. Bridgewater, sports editor, Tulsa World; Max Falken- stein, sportscaster and general manager of radio station WREN, Topeka, Kan.; Dick Becker, sports editor Lincoln, Neb., Journal, and Gus Schrader, sports editor, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Gazette. Henley, a 215-pound, 6-footer from Kirkwood, Mo., has been a key in the rugged interior line work of Missouri's victories over Washington State and Minnesota. Celoni, 210 and 6 feet from Milwaukee, showed rare form in Iowa State's victories over Drake and Oklahoma State. The quick hitting guard has been impressive both on offense and defense. Sherwin Thorson, 215 pound Iowa senior guard who led the Banner Year For Field Goals NEW YORK (AP) - College football's reborn kicking specialists are at it again this season, booting field goals at a clip that will boost the record for the fourth consecutive year. The collegians, who began to put the toe back in the game when the goalposts were widened by almost 5 feet in 1959, have kicked 52 three-pointers in 123 games among major colleges so far this year. If the rate is maintained it will easily surpass last season's alltime high of 24. Meanwhiile, Northwestern has taken the initial lead in total offense with 488 yards gained in its first game while Dartmouth is the over-all defense leader with only 58 yards permitted, according to NCAA Service Bureau statistics released today. Northwestern also is No. 1 in rushing offense with 478 yards and Dartmouth tops in rushing Scores From OTTAWA BOWL 418V' N. Main Phone CH 2-9741 Shim Tl'ESDAY NIGHT 1st i A: Hairy—1 S. Simmons Jackson K. Kaub B. licnci H. McCluy ........ Ill KOFO— :i H. Carey H. Conrad 159 112 142 116 Wrllxirn white . Arnolds Jewelry—t H. Ucserot I M. j V. i M. V. Cnyot Moure Fo.ster :lrs Aux. No. 27011—II B. Brill 137 P. Tocirt 107 E. Keller 123 L. Casteel IDS H. 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(AP)-The housing shortage arising from assignment of the 100th Division (training) to nearby Ft. Chaffee is acute, Maj. Blame A. Guthrie, Jr., division information officer said Tuesday. He said more than 500 men of the division have found homes in the Fort Smith area, but 404 housing units are needed for men whose families have not yet arrived. The 100th, a Kentucky outfit, was the first training contingent to move into reactivated Ft. Chaffee. It will instruct recruits who will begin arriving at Chaffee Oct. 19. Hawkeyes' line in holding California to a net 85 yards rushing last Saturday also won praise. "Thorson defended well and threw key blocks in a couple of touchdown runs by Wilbur Hollis," reported Schrader. There were other exceptional jobs by linemen last week. Jerry Hillebrand, 240 pound senior end at Colorado, figured in the Buffaloes' 24-0 victory over Oklahoma State. Hillebrand, of Davenport, Iowa, caught a 40-yard touchdown pass and kicked a 54- yard field goal. He was great on defense too. Other linemen highly ranked on the early check list: Ends—Ronny Payne, 202, Oklahoma senior; Don Purcell, 194, Nebraska senior; Darrell Elder, 192, Kansas State junior; Jim Furlong, 210, Tulsa junior; Mike Pirkle, 215, North Texas junior; Ron Turner, Wichita, senior. Tackles—Ed Elaine, 217, Missouri senior; Dick Walton, 220, Iowa State junior; Frank Parker, 242, Oklahoma State senior; John Deviner, 236, Colorado senior; Tom Cox, 213, and Willy White, 202, Oklahoma seniors; Dick Davis 225, and Stan Kirshman, 220, Kansas seniors; Bob Brown, 240, Nebraska sophomore; Ken Byers, 229 Cincinnati senior; Bill Seigle, 212, Wichita senior. Guards — Paul Garvis, 201, Missouri senior; Ralph Heck, 211, Colorado junior; Gary Cutsinger, 222, Oklahoma State senior; Elvin Basham, 180, Kansas senior; Conrad Hardwick, 183, Kansas State junior; Charles Wright, 210, Wichita junior. Centers—Al Kouneski, 177, Kansas State senior; Kent Staab, 197, Kansas senior. 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