The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on November 15, 1961 · Page 2
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Wednesday, November 15, 1961
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THE OTTAWA HERALD Wednesday, Nov. 15, 1961 Manhattan Wins State Grid Title TOPEKA (AP) — For the first time in six years a new team has won the season's top honor in Kansas high school football. Manhattan, opening with a victory over the leader for the last five years, Lawrence, went on to post a 9-0 record and finish in the No. 1 spot in the 15th annual Associated Press Kansas high school football poll. It was only the third time since the poll was inaugurated that Manhattan had finished in the top 10. In 1952 and again in 1955 Manhattan was ranked 5th. In addition to heading the poll for the last five season. Lawrence also was No. 1 in 1947 and in 1952. Other teams winning top honors have been Wichita North in 194S and 1949; Topeka in 1950 and 1955: Wyandotte in 1951; Arkansas City in 1953 and Pittsburg in 1954. Kansas sports writers and broadcasters gave Manhattan the No, 1 ranking by a comparatively narrow margin over Independence. Independence climaxed a perfect season by downing Coffeyville, 1813, for its 40th consecutive victory over a period of five years. Garden City, also sporting a perfect 1961 record, finished third, Lawrence, bounding back after two early-season losses, finished 7-2 and was ranked 4th. Positions in the poll are based on points computed from 10 team ballots submitted by participating writers and broadcasters. A first place designation gives a team 10 points, second, nine points, and so on. Manhattan received 198 points and had 10 first-place votes. Independence got 180 points and six votes for first. Rounding out this year's final top 10 are Coffeyville, Wichita East, Leavenworth, Salina, Arkansas City, Wichita Southeast. Last season's final top 10 teams In order were: Lawrence, Independence, Wellington, Topeka Coffeyville, Salina, Dodge City, Wyandotte, Wichita East and Leavenworth. This year's top 10, won-lost-tied records, points received in the poll and first place votes in parentheses: 1. Manhattan, 9-0-0, 198 (10) 2. Independence, 8-0-0, 180 (6) 3. Garden City, 8-0-0, 145 (3) 4. .Lawrence, 7-2-0, 105 5. Coffeyville, 7-1-1, 86 '*< J 6. Wichita East, 6-2-0, 80 7. Leavenworth, 7-1-0, 73 8. Salina, 7-1-1, 69 9. Arkansas City, 8-1-0, 60 (2) 10. Wichita Southeast-, 7-1-1, 59 Others receiving votes: Fredo nia, 9-0-0, 29; Dodge City, 7-2-0 24; Jnction City, 6-1-1, 10; Hays St. Josephs, 7-1-0 9; EUinwood, 9-00, 7; Phillipsburg, 80-0, 6; Derby, 8-1-10, 6; Shawnee-Mission East, 6-3-0, 4; Pittsburg St. Marys, 8-1-0, 2; Newton, 5-4-0, 2; Hutchinson, 4-5-0, 1. Pro Basketball Tuesday Results NBA Cincinnati 119, Syracuse 115 New York 124, Philadelphia 122 Boston 119, St. Louis 117 ABL Pittsburgh 100, Hawaii 99 Los Angeles 106, Cleveland 90 Wednesday Games NBA St. Louis at Detroit New York vs. Syracuse at Philadelphia Cincinnati at Philadelphia Chicago at Los Angeles ABL Washington vs. Chicago at Lansing, Mich. Thursday Games NBA Boston at Cincinnati ABL Hawaii at Pittsburgh Brown On Way To Fifth Rushing Title NEW YORK (APJ-Cleveland's Jimmy Brown seems headed for his fifth title as the top rusher in the National Football League. The Browns' fullback, now sec- \ ond among the all-time NFL rushers, came up with his fourth straight game in which he's gained more than 100 yards Sunday in Cleveland's 17-6 conquest •of the Washington Redskins. The performance, his best of the campaign with 133 yards, increased his 1961 rushing total to 853 yards on 191 carries or 73 yards more than runnerup Jim Taylor of Green Bay, the NFL's weekly statistics showed today. Brown now has collected 5,908 yards rushing during his 5-year NFL career. Only Baltimore's Joe Perry has more yards—7,748 in 12 seasons. Bart Starr of Green Bay, the Western Conference leader, zoomed into the lead in passing with his efforts in the Packers' 31-28 squeeze by the Chicago Bears and stepped ahead of Sonny Jurgensen of the Philadelphia Jjjagles, who fell into a first-place Eastern Conference tie with New York by bowing to the Giants 38-21. Starr has completed 110 of 190 passes and Jurgensen 144 of 257. New York's Del Shofner regained the top spot among pass receivers with 46 receptions after grabbing eight against Philadelphia. Johnny Sample of Pittsburgh continued to lead the interception artists with eight. Texas, Ole Miss Lead In Offense NEW YORK (AP)-Texas' top- ranked Longhorns and Mississip- )i's Rebels, who could wind up the season in a Cotton Bowl test of strength, dominate major col lege football's offensive departments along with unheralded Utah State. Once-beaten Ole Miss, sixth- ranked in the nation, is the top over-all offensive eleven in the country with an average of 424A yards gained on the ground and in the air each game. Texas is the runnerup at 412.4 with Utah Slate third at 399.9, according to NCAA Service Bureau figures released today. Texas, however, is No. 1 in rushing and the only team over the 300-yard mark with a per game ave of 315.6. Utah State is second with a 282.3 mark while New Mexico State follows on a 272.3 pickup every outing. In passing, Texas and Utah State are out of it, but Mississippi is second behind leading Detroit. The Titans have compiled a 206.0 average passing to Mississippi's 172.8 with oly Cross third at 171.9. The potent trio takes over again in scoring with Utah State grabbing the No. 1 spot by averaging over 41.1 points a game, Texas holding the runnerup position with 33.3 and Mississippi tied for third with New Mexico State at 33.1. Claassen Picks Texas, Alabama, Colorado To Win LAKERS' LOSS — Coach Fred Schaus, left, of Los Angeles Lakers, poses with Elgin Baylor, whom he calls "the greatest player in basketball" at Los Angeles after Array announced Lakers' star must report for one-year tour of active duty beginning later this month. Baylor is a medical corpsman in reserve. J GILLETTE ^ Super Power Bar • Tractor Tires ^ See Us for ^ FAST, EFFICIENT T TIRE SERVICE ^ on AH Tractors! + Right Down Town • 110 West 4th St •Sam's Tire & ' Supply, Inc. Hard Workout For California BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Coach Marv Levy sent his California Bears through a full-scale, one-hour scrimmage Tuesday in preparation for the team's next football, game Saturday against Kans'as in Berkeley. Levy said he was pleased with the head-knocking, adding it was the Bears' first such session in three weeks. "What's more, we'll do it again this week and before we play Kansas we'll have some wholesale lineup changes. "We've got to do something." Foldberg May Go To Nebraska LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)-William H. (Tippy) Dye, Wichita University athletic director, and football coach Hank Foldberg of the Wichita school Tuesday were mentioned in published reports as likely candidates for the top athletic jobs at Nebraska University. Nebraska hasn't had an athletic director since Bill Orwig resigned April 1 to go to Indiana. The contract of Bill Jennings, football coach, expires in Febru ary and there has been no indica tion whether he will be rehired or leave. Jennings told reporters Tuesday he has not discussed "with anyone today or ever' 1 the matter of con tract renewal, a possible step-up to athletic director, resignation or other future plans. In two years at Wichita Fold berg's teams have won the 4-team Missouri Valley Conference football championship both seasons. Dye is a former Ohio State foot- i ball and basketball star and coached basketball at Ohio State and Washington University before going to Wichita as athletic director. Now, make all those home improvements with our money Just one HFC Householder's Loan can buy draperies, rugs, furniture and appliances for your home or apartment. Or you may ready your home for winter with a new paint job or a modern heating unit. You may even add a room, enclose a porch or do some other project. See HFC, the helpful, under- 6 Cooz' Subs For Coach; Celtics Win By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS They've been saying for years t's just like having a second coach the way Bob Cousy plays or the Boston Celtics. Coz showed why again Tuesday night. With Boston Coach Red Auer- jach sitting out the first of a ;hree-game suspension for tussles with National Basketball Association referees, the veteran back- court star took over and led the once-beaten Celts to their seventh victory—119-117 over the stum- Dling St. Louis Hawks. Cousy made two key moves. The first was to play Bill Russell all the way without a rest. Russell responded with 35 points, iis usual bundle of rebounds, and a defensive show that limited Jlyde Lovellette, a 23-point a ;ame scorer, to just two points. The second was to give Cousy a rest for the entire second period. Cooz came back freshened after the intermission and tossed in two timely baskets in the fourth period. The Celts stretched their Eastern Division lead to 2'/4 games over Philadelphia, which lost to New York's hustling Knicks 124122 in the windup of a doubleheader at Madison Square Garden—the onlv other action in the Ditka Top Rookie? CHICAGO (AP) - Mike Ditka, an All-American at Pitt last year, is aiming for professional honors which could easily include the National Football League's rookie of the year award. The 21-year-old end, who was the Chicago Bears' No. 1 draft choice last winter, could become the club's first rookie of the year since Harlon Hill snagged the honor along with a lot of passes in 1954. These days Hill plays on defense and the fans who used to cheer his pass-catching exploits are now shouting for the 6-foot-3, 230-pound Ditka. In his first eight professional j games, Ditka has grabbed 33 j passes for 771 yards and nine j touchdowns. Ditka specialized in j the long ones partially because of j his running ability. 1 One of his touchdown passes I was for 76 yards and three were at 46 yards. None was less than 15 yards. Once he catches a pass he runs like a halfback and when he can't cut away from would be tacklers he simply bowls them over. Ditka's biggest game was in a 31-28 loss to Green Bay last Sunday when he caught nine passes for 190 yards and three touchdowns. By HAROLD CLAASSEN Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market averages keep going up and up. The college football forecasting averages keep going down and down. Will the twain ever meet? Last week's selections averaged .733 (44 correct, 16 wrong). This week's picks: Texas over Texas Christian: It is TCU's turn to stage another of the many upsets that dot this venerable series but the 1961 Longhorns are not that complacent. Alabama over Georgia Tech: Tech has vowed to defeat every team that whipped the Engineers last year and that includes Alabama. It won't be a cakewalk but Alabama's defense is too rugged. Ohio State over Oregon: Bob Ferguson will make the West Coast team wish it had declined the invitation to visit the Midwest Louisiana State over Mississippi State: Jerry Stovall and Wendell Harris hit with the best and will decide the issue. Minnesota over Purdue: Sandy Stephens never fires that ball until he sees the white in the eyes of his recievers. Purdue already had engineered two upsets this season and that's enough for one year. Mississippi over Tennessee: That defeat by LSU taught the Rebels you must play football to win in the SEC. Pittsburgh over Southern California: Jim Traficant's passing will startle the Trojans. Colorado over Nebraska: The Buffaloes, with their eyes on the Orange Bowl, will make amends for their startling loss to Utah. Michigan State over Northwestern: The Spartan offense, held to six points in the last two outings, gets back into high gear with George Saimes. Syracuse over Notre Dame; The Orangemen have made this game a crusade. Ernie Davis breaks loose with a bang. Missouri over Kansas State: With the Orange Bowl designation still open, the Missourians will turn loose all their power. UCLA over Washington: Washington has been the Coast Conference champion for two years. This year it will be UCLA. Maryland over Wake Forest: Norman Snead will be missed by the Deacons while Gary Collins will star for Maryland. Arkansas over Southern Methodist: The Porkers have skidded but still are strong enough to handle the Mustangs. "CARDS FOR THE HANDICAPPED" Ottawa Elks Lodgp No. 803 will participate in a nation-wide "Elks cards for the handicapped" campaign to be launched in November Exalted Ruler Jack Kille announced today. The campaign, in which S.009 lodges will collect used decks' of playing cards for Veterans Administration hospitals, the blind and other handicapped persons, is under the direction of the Elks National Service Commission, Mr Kille said. 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In addition to the cards to b« donated to these hospitals for ust in recreation and therapy programs, some of the decks will bt Brailled for distribution to th« blind. Others will be donated for use in therapy programs for th« cerebral palsied, Exalted Ruler Kille said. Usable playing cards may be mailed to the lodge at 114& West 2nd or dropped in special cartons inscribed "Elks Cards for the Handicapped" which will be located at Peoples National Bank, The First National Bank, Kansas State Bank, Ottawa Savings and Loan Association and the Anchor Savings Association. Urging full public support for this drive when it gets under way this month. Exalted Ruler Kille declared: "While a deck of cards is comparatively inexpensive, many who can derive much enjoyment from card games, are not in a position to purchase them. The Elks collection is intended to meet that need. 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