Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on February 27, 1976 · Page 6
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SPORTS Big Last Half Lifts LV-A By Don Davis IDA GROVE - Lake View-Auburn blew Wall Lake out of the gym in the last-half of Thursday night's boys' sectional championship game here to advance to district play. The Black Hawks claimed a 61-46 victory, but only after pouring it on in the last half — outscoring Wall Lake 37-18. The loss to rival LV-A ended the Wall Lake season at 11-7. One of those wins was the only blemish on the Black Hawks' 18-1 record. The two neighboring schools played twice during the regular season with each club winning a game by seven points. Lake View-Auburn next will face Mondamin West Harrison, a 74-45 victor over Sergeant Bluff-Luton Thursday night. The first-round district action will be Tuesday at7:30inOnawa. ( Jeff Frank sparked the Black Hawks with 22 points arid 10 rebounds to lead all players in both categories. Most of his eight field goals and six free throws came in the decisive last half. The 6-5 junior drew praise from Coach Bernie Van Roekel after the game, as did sophomore Chuck Lamaak, who tallied 16 points. The 5-11 guard added seven steals. Van Roekel and Wall Lake Coach Dave Hanneman agreed the difference between the halves was the LV-A full-court 2-2-1 press. "We lost our composure," Hanneman said. "In the second half we just collapsed." But Van Roekel was singing a different tune. The Black Hawks, the .coach said, forced a lot of turnovers in the second half and "we took the shots a little bit more." In the first half LV-A was "a little too patient," Van Roekel said. His squad didn't take enough shots, he explained. And LV-A had plenty of chances to take shots in the final 16 minutes, as the press kept the ball in the Black Hawks' court much of the time. the victors shot 52.2 per cent (23 of 44) from the field, while Wall Lake netted 44.4 Don't Fight — -Staff Photo "Don't fight over that rebound Black Hawks," the Lake View-Auburn fans thought during this first-half action in Thursday night's sectional championship game. The Black Hawks beat Wall Lake 61-46 in Ida Grove.,Going for the rebound are Jeff Frank (34), who had 10 for the night, and Bill Wollesen. Watching in the background is Wall Lake's Gregg Schrader. • percent (19of 43). Lake View-Auburn collected 15 points from the free throw line, taking advantage of the 22 Wall Lake fouls. Steve Hammerstrom scored 10 points for the Black Hawks, all from the field. Gregg Schrader tallied 11 for Wall Lake and Bill Schrader and Dave O'Tool each collected 10. Mike Olerich pulled nine rebounds down, as Wall Lake edged out the winners in rebounding 25-24. Wall Lake started the game hot, jumping out to an 114 lead before four minutes had elapsed. At the end of the first period, Wall Lake had just a two-point lead, but LV-A's Frank had three fouls. The Black Hawks tied the score at 18-18 with 4:33 left in the half, but Wall Lake pulled out to a 24-18 lead and went on to a 28-24 half time lead. Lake View-Auburn wasted little time in catching up after intermission. Frank canned a goal with 7:34 on the clock in the third period. A few seconds later, he hit a jumper from the free throw line to tie Henry Block has 17 reasons why you should come to us for income tax help. Reason 2. At H & R Block our price is based on the complexity of your return. The simpler the return/the less we charge. '• ® H&R BLOCK THE INCOME TAX PEOPLE 105 West 6th, Carroll Open 9 A.M. to 6 P.M. Mon. Thru Sat. or by appointment — Phone 792-2770 Tlm«« Herald, Carroll, la. , f Friday, Feb. 27, 1976 O thescore at 28-28. Another Frank 15-footer gave the Black Hawks their first lead with 6:34 left in the third stanza, 30-28.' A little later, Lake View-Auburn ran the score from 34-32 in their favor to 41-32. After that Wall Lake never seriously threatened. Box Score: Wall Lake FG FT PF TP Bieret 00-050 B. Schrader .42-2 2 10 Olerich 33-5 49 O'Tool 5 0-0 2 10 G.Schrader. 5 1-2 5 11 R. Knapton.. 1 2-3 2 4 Schmitz 0 0-0 00 Brotherton ..10-1 22 Stickrod 00-000 Totals 20 8-13 22 46 Lake View-Auburn FG FT PF TP Hammerstrom 5 0-2 3 10 Lamaak 6 4-5 2 16 Frank 8 6-8 . 3 22 Tjaden 10-1 12 Wollesen.... 2 4-7 2 8 Wicker 01-2 21 Iowa Seeks Best Cage Season Ever IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — You can't say that the Iowa basketball team doesn't have it chances. Opportunity knocks — at home — three times for the Hawkeyes in the next six days, next six days. And there is plenty at stake: a possible 20-victory season, a post-season tournament bid — probably the National Invitational Tournament — and a third-place Big Ten Conference finish. "We have the incentive for a good finish, with an opportunity to become the winningest team .in Iowa history." said Iowa Coach Lute Olson. "There is no team remaining on our schedule we can't beat." The first of the three home tests should ,be (he biggest — second-place Michigan, which is nationally 13th ranked. "We've only lost once at home and that was Indiana, so we know what we can do here, now we just have to do it," added Olson. Michigan brings a 19-5 over- alLand 12-3 Big Ten mark to the 2:05 p.m. game. The game is not being televised but being played in the afternoon. Iowa hosts the Big Ten wrestling meet Saturday night. Iowa is 18-7 overall and 8-6 in the conference and with four games remaining, has a chance to break the single-season victory mark set by the 1969-70 conference championship club that finished 20-5. ' 'Good shooting and excellent quickness are Michigan's outstanding traits," noted Olson. "We've got to contain some of that speed." Michigan won the first match at Ann Arbor 104-95 and the Hawkeyes had trouble with the Wolverines' quick guards — Ricky Green and Steve Grote. "We hope to set the tempo this time around," said Olson. "Last time we got into a racehorse game and you can't do that with them." Following Michigan into town to face the fourth-place Hawkeyes are No. 3 Michigan State on Monday night and No. 5 Purdue on Wednesday night. ''The opportunity is' certainly there, now it's up to us." added Olson. ...Iowa plans no .lineup changes for the Michigan meeting. Bruce King. Dan Frost and Fred Haberecht will be up front with Cal Wulfsberg and Scott Thompson at the guards. Thompson is Iowa's scoring leader at 19.2 points a game followed by King (18.4), Frost (16.9), reserve Larry Parker (7.7), Haberecht (7) and Wulfsberg (5.4): Something during the home stand Thompson (479) points and King (460) will probably become the seventh and eighth players to score 500 points in one 'Season.. Frost (423) also has a shot at 500. Iowa closes is regular season campaign Mar. 6 at Illinois. Rohde 0 (H) 0 0 Morenz 1 0-0 0 2 Halgersen... 0 0-0 0 0 Meister 0 0-0 0 0 Totals 23 15-25 13 61 Scoring by Quarters: Wall Lake... 14 14 8 10-46 LV-A 12 12 19 18-61 Officials: Doug Mason and Dale Barringer, Holstein. Crusaders Ousted in Sectional Panora-Linden ousted the Coon Rapids Crusaders, 61-47, in the sectional boys' final at Guthrie Center Thursday night. Ed Heydon was the only player in double figures for Coon Rapids with 14 points as Keith Hjelle's team finished 9-9. T i m .W-.a.t t s led Panora-Linden with 16, followed by Greg and Richard Van Pelt with 13 each. At Boone, Scranton advanced to district play with a 54-49 victory over Gilbert. Pat Lyons and Kelly Anderson led the 17-3 Trojans with 16 points apiece and Kevin Rasmussen added 10. Scranton's first round district opponent will be second-rated and unbeaten Central Webster of Burnside at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Boone Junior College gym. Manilla advanced to district play with a 78-31 whopping of Dunlap as Al Robertson scored 18 and Joe Bueltel 14. Teammate Dave Birks added 10 as Manilla, now 17-2, led 42-11 at half time. Dunlap shot only 15 per cent from the field, hitting on nine of 57 shots. Manning will be Manilla's first round foe in the district at Harlan Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Brett Monson tallied 20 points as the 12-8 Bulldogs turned b'ack Glidden-Ralston, - 74-60. Sport Glances Semi-finals Set Semi-final round action in the Kuemper girls' basketball tournament will be played Saturday with H.R. meeting the Halbur Angels at 1 p.m. and Dedham going against the Hustlers at 2:15. The championship game is set for 3:15 Sunday at Kuemper with the consolation at2p.m. Admission for students will be 50 cents and for adults $1. Cage Camp Upper Iowa University will host the third annual Girls' Basketball Camp this summer. Gene Klinge, girls', coach at Maynard West Central, will direct the four one-week sessions. Business & Office EQUIPMENT • Desk* • Chairs • Fifing cabinet! Cheek With U« STONE'S Hwy. 30 Downtown Carroll ' -Staff Photo Linser ended Pudenz' season, 6-3, to advance into today's first round. Pudenz, a 126-pounder, finishes with a 22-6 record. Pudenz on Top — Shown above is Kuemper's Kevin Pudenz in control of Marshalltown's Tim Linser during the first round of state wrestling tournament in Des Moines Thursday night. Dowling in Good Shape to Defend Class 3A Mat Crown Sectional Finals At Rock well City: St. Bernard Breda 78. Sac City 67 At Manilla: Manilla 78, Dunlap 31 At Guthrie Center: Panora-Linden 61, Coon Rapids 47 At Manning: Manning 74, Glidden-Ralston 60 At Ida Grove: Lake View-Auburn 61, Wall Lake 46 AtBoone: '. Scranton 54, Gilbert 49 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) West Des Moines Dowling was in good shape to defend its Class AAA state wrestling title going into Friday's first-round action, but strong challenges were expected from several quarters. Fort Dodge, Cedar Falls and Bettendorf loomed as the major threats following preliminary rounds in the three-class 56th annual Iowa State High School Wrestling Meet here Thursday night. Emmetsburg, Iowa's secondranked Class AA school, advanced all seven of its wrestlers into the winner's bracket for Friday's competition; seeking the crown won last year by Algona. Emmetsburg was third in 1975. In Class A. No. 1 Laporte City lived up to its advance billing by advancing five without a loser, while defending champion and third-ranked Lisbon had three winners and lost one match The 1 teams are ranked by The Predicament, an Iowa City-based wrestling publication. Some 7,000 persons attended the opening night in Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Wrestling in the three classes is held simultaneously on four mats, but will be cut to three — one for each class — during the title matches Saturday night. T i p k e t s f o r, t h e championship round starting at 7 p.m. will be available at the door. ^ All district champion wrestlers drew byes in Thursday's action and automatically ad- vanced to Friday's first round. There are 144 wrestlers in each class — a total of 432 — with 76 Class A schools entered, 68 Class AA and 52 Class AAA. No team points were kept for the preliminary rounds. Fort Dodge is the No. 1-ranked Class AAA team and advanced six wrestlers — all in the lighter weights — while losing two matches. No. 2 Cedar Falls advanced six —in the heavier weights — without dropping any. No. 3 Ames (fifth in 1975) probably got hurt the most, advancing three winners while losing three matches.. Fourth ranked Dowling came up with six winners — mostly in the middle weights — and lost two matches. No. 5 Bettendorf, runnerup last year, dropped one and kept five alive for title hopes, No. 6 Fort Madison lost one and advanced five, No. 7 West Des Moines Valley advanced three and lost one, No. 8 Cedar Rapids Jefferson (fourth last year) kept four and lost two and No. 9 Urbandale dropped two and kept three. Tied for No. 10 are Marshalltown and Waterloo West. Marshalltown advanced four, losing one, and Waterloo West (sixth in 1975) advanced all three qualifiers. Emmetsburg, third a year ago in Class AA, qualified seven wrestlers from district meets and advanced all seven into Friday's competition. No. 1 Jackson Junction Turkey Valley, in a three-way tie for fourth last year, stayed in the'running by losing only one opening round match and winning five. Here's how the other rated Class AA teams, in order of ranking, fared: No. 3 Camanche. won all five; Hampton, won four; Mount Vernon, won three, lost two; Griswold, won four, lost one; Clarion, won three, lost one; Humboldt, won three; Chariton, won three; Pleasant Valley, won three, lost two. LaPorte City kept dead aim on the championship by advancing all five qualifiers. No. 2 Logan-Magnolia lost two and won three, No. 3 Lisbon advanced three, No. 4 Durant (third last year) advanced three with one loser, and No. 5 Belle Plaine advanced three. Here's how the next five rated Class A teams fared: Tripoli, won four, lost one; Rockwell City, won three: Greenfield, won two; Guthrie Center, won four; and Kingsley-Pierson, won two, lost one! A number of top wrestlers from previous state meets won district titles and drew byes, keeping them out of action until Friday. Will Join Michigan State and Holy Cross will join Jacksonville and Florida in the Gator Bowl Basketball Tournament Dec. 29-30, it was announced Thursday. Florida and Jacksonville have played in the tourney several times and each is a former champion. It will be the first appearance here for Holy Cross and Michigan State. ' King St. Mary's Ousted,51-50 The camps, held the weeks of June 6, June 13, June 20 and June 27, are for junior and senior high girls. Holds Lead Earl Anthony held an 80-pin lead over John Wilcox after four rounds of the $100,000 Open Bowling Tournament at Windsor Lakes, Conn. Downhill Victories Olympians Greg Jones and Susie Patterson swept to downhill victories in the U.S. National Alpine Ski Championships at Copper Mountain, Colo. Horses Nominated Foolish Pleasure, winner of the 1975 Kentucky Derby,'and Master Derby, winner of the 1975 Preakness, were among the 28 thoroughbreds nominated Thursday for the $100,000 New Orleans Handicap. The 1 Mi-mile Handicap is set for March 13. Also nominated were Royal Glint, winner of the 1975 Hawthorne Gold Cup; Hatchet Man, winner of the $100,000 Widener Handicap last week, and Promised City, winner of the 1975 Arkansas Derby. Commanding Leao The University of Northern Iowa took a commanding lead after the first day's actibn in the North Central Conference swimming meet by copping five first-place medals. The Panthers totaled 204 points, with North* Dakota second at 73. By The Associated Press Andrew, pop. 350, put itself on the boys basketball map Thursday night. The Hawks, 20-2 on the season, assured Iowa of a new Class A state basketball champion by knocking off Clinton St. Mary's 51-50 in three overtimes. "This is just the greatest thing that every happened to this team," said second-year coach Bill Harris. "What a terrific thing for these boys." Andrew trailed by as many as eight points in the first half and by six in the second, but a 25-foot jump shot by guard Jerry McGranahah with four seconds left in the third overtime ended the thriller. ,"We did it by doing a great job on Murphy (Brent, St. Mary's 6-foot 6 junior center)," said Harris. "He's just outstanding but we boxed him with 6-2 Steve Peters in back and Pat Dunne and Dick Eggers in front." , Murphy finished with 17 points as the Irish bowed out 17-5. McGranahan led Andrew with 22.and Tim Sommer added 10. It was the Hawks eighth straight victory. Andrew, which has a girls team that is just one victory away from the state tournament, goes against Lost Nation, 17-3, in the first round of the district next week. "We beat them by seven during the regular season, but they've improved," added Harris, whose team was 8-12 a year ago arid a 67-37 victim of St. Mary's in a sectional final. The state's six Class A un- beatens headed by No. 12 Alta, the only small school rated in the latest Associated Press poll, were among the 64 sectional champions. The sectional victors move into the 16 district meets next week and it now takes three more victories for a school to earn one of the eight berths in the Class A state tournament Mar. 16-20 in Des Moines. Alta, last year's No. 3 state finishers, rode the 24-point night by center Doug Hickeldey to a 68-48 conquest of Storm Lake St. Mary's. The Little Cyclones are 19-0 moving into the district. Rock Valley, the state's win- ningest team at 22-0, roared "ahead but the night's most impressive victor was fellow unbeaten Conrad BCL. which hammered New Providence 102-44. Jerry Lange tossed in 20 points as Rock Valley toppled strong Boyden Hull 71-62, while Brad Smith's 26 point" effort led BCL's romp. The winners are 20-0. Breda St. Bernard. 21-0. scored its third straight impressive' tournament victory, downing Sac City 78-67 as Tim Nieland registered 25 points and Dan Schwabe 22. Woodward-Granger, 19-0, had a narrow escape, needing four overtimes to put away Jamaica YJB 62-61. Mike Bice scored on a 35-footer to send the game into the first overtime. Jon Baker's 33 led the winners and Scott Irwin had 29 for Jamaica. Previously once-beaten Palmer, former three-time state champion Paullina and strong Pekin-Packwood were among the noteable dropouts. Mike Julius scored 18 points to power Manson to a 53-49 conquest of Palmer, which finished 17-2. Mike Aden had 21 for Palmer. Alton Floyd Valley sent Paullina to the sidelines, 51-49 with a balanced attack that featured 14 points by Mark Oldenkamp. Tim Kraayenbrihk tallied 19 for Paullina, which won three straight A titles from 1968 through 1970. Eldon Cardinal stopped Pekin-Packwood 46-44 as Norbert Fronczak fired in 15 points. Allen Wolf and Jeff Kurtz had 12 each for the losers. Among teams making strong showings were Grundy Center, Ringsted. Belle Plaine, Bedford, Greenfield, Graettinger, Corning, Burlington Notre Dame. Marcus. Rockwell-Swaledale, Garnavillo, Ca.rson- Macedonia, Manilla, Manning and Neola Tri-Center._ Grundy Center, last year's A runnerup, thumped Wellsburg 75-60 as Steve Bergman flipped in 23 points, Graettinger humbled Terrill 76-58 behind a 24-point night by Steve Dawson. Sham.us McDonough came up with one of the night's top performances, scoring 34 points to power Corning to a 69-55 victory over Stanton. Always strong Burlington Notre Dame ousted Farmington Harmony 81-73 as Bill Glasgow led the way with 20 points. Rockwell-Swaledale, 19-1. sidelined Dows 72-60 as Brian Campbell hits 22 points and John Ressler and Dave Bor- cherdding added 20 each. Manilla, a qualifier a year ago, raced past Dunlap 78-31 as Al Robertson tossed in 18 points and Manning rode the 20-point performance of Brett Monson to a 74-60 conquest of GliddenRalston. The 16 Class A district meets are slated for Mar. 1,2, 4. 5 and 6 and the eight substates Mar. 6 and 8. FURNITURE CENTER • Quality Furniture • Wide Selection • Lower Prices • Free Delivery OPEN SUNDAY 1-5 P.M. PRENGER FURNITURE West Hwy. 30, Carroll

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