The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 8, 1968 · Page 26
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 26

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26 Palm Beach Post, Friday, Nov. 8, 1968 Peterson Hoping Seminole Shakeup Is Successful , ....v.,,.. ,.i 5 . 3 P ; . - 19" Leaf Hake '() flat tines of tempered spring steel! 4-ft hard- : handle XWS.i Furnace Filter ;:: 1" thick glass fiber! In jij popular sizes! K2200.3 EASON GLASS 44 77 Buddy Pi-arro (in 12X) and Pete Leufkins Rattle It Out At Speedway Modifieds Run Tonight By JACK HARPER TALLAHASSEE (AFN) Coach Bill Peterson is hoping his shakeup among players at Florida State will give his Seminoles the incentive to regain their early season momentum and stage a eomback against Mississippi State this Saturday. "The older players are steamed up trying to get their positions back and the younger ones are working hard to prove themselves," Peterson told a news conference Thursday. "They're enjoying the competition and there seems to be a new enthusiastic spirit out there." Peterson aimed most of his changes at the Seminole defense which has allowed 68 points in the last two games, although earlier in the season it was rated number two in the nation. Placed on the defensive first unit were tackles Dukes Johnston and Robert McErchern, linebackers Bobby Burt and Steve Gildea, along with backs Mike Page and Clint Burton. Demoted were tackles Harvey Zion and Frank Vohun, linebacker Chuck Elliott and Joe Benson plus backs John Pell and Chuck Eason. The only change to the starting offensive team was a move elevating Jim Tyson to split end over Chip Glass. Tyson nabbed two passes in the Virginia Tech game and Glass dropped a couple before he was taken out. Peterson hinted Thursday that he may also give some members of the offensive team some competition from the second unit. "We want to let Tommy Warren play some at quarterback," he said, "and maybe we'll liven that first offensive team with some changes, too." In the second offensive unit he has moved fullback John Pitt-man to number two running back behind Bill Gunfer. The Seminoles carry a 4-2 record to Scott Field at Starks-ville, Miss., while the Bulldogs are 0-6-1. Last week FSU suffered its worst defeat, 40-22, against Virginia Tech. Mississippi State had its finest performance of the season last week when the Bulldogs made Alabama fight for Its life before bowing 20-13. The tie came earlier this season when South West Conference Co-leader Texas Tech was surprised, 28-28. Dodds spent last weekend at the stale modified championships in Tampa and possibly could line up several other lop modified drivers for this Friday's feature event. Drivers expected lo run include Will Cagle of Tampa, who was second lo Rullouuh in Ihe Tampa 200; Billy Gill of Sarasota, who was third at Tampa; Dave Scarborough, Largo: Wimpy Veile, Miami; and Wayne Keutiman. Zephyr hills. Also expected to enter modi- for the top spot are Satellite Beach's Dumoiit Smith and Miami drivers Bobby Brack, I.arry Kogero, Gary Kulloiigh and Larry Griffin. Smith is the VMu stale modi-tied champion and liiac is lasl year's I'alm Beach Speedway champ. Bailout;! raced to an easy win in the last modified feature event at the tairuounds two weeks ago and then added the state championship at Tampa last Sunday. Promoters Hon Hall and fiilly The I. Mr model rnoditieds re luni In I'aliu Beach K.iirt;i nunds Speedway tonight to battle in ;i l)ia iO lap feature event and a fierce duel lor the S500 lirst-place mom is shaping up. Also included on the program is a popular demolition derby with SllTr c,oiiiK In I he last car running. (Jalcs open at 6 p.m. anl the lirsl race begins at K;l on the half-mile b.inked oval on State Road SO. The modified feature looks like a dandy. Kxpccted to battle tieds are West Palm Beach drivers Jimmy Crowe, Paul Connors and Dave Millspaugh. Crowe, a veteran at the fairgrounds, has won two of the three stoeker features since the track re-opened. Jimmy's only problem is staying accident-free. A prize of $a0 is awaiting any modified driver who breaks the track record of 19.50 seconds (92.357 mph) set by Red Farmer and tied by Brack and Vance Murry. Half of this has been put up by the promoters and the other half by Burnett's Tires, to be paid if the driver is using the firm's brand of racing rubber. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the first race guns off at 8:15 p.m. prices have not been increased .22 Caliber Shorts Box of 50 rim fire cartridges! 5GC4000 Plug Fuse Pvrex case. 15,20.25,30 amp. 4J35;!0,2,4,7 0 7 THIS KEY COSTS'199.95 Your Choice for this special event, but the purse has been hiked SI, (XX), the promoters said. Injuries, Illness Cripple UF Squad Brown Shines As LW Romps DELRAY BEACH Jim Brown fired three touchdown passes Thursday night lo lead Lake Worth's junior varsity football team to a 20-6 victory over Easy-Rest Pillow droning Board Pad Set : Shredded polyurethane W Heavy cotton pad and y foam. Full size. 8JC2102 silicone cover! K90I5 .: theSeacrest JV squad. The Baby Seahawks' lone TD came on a 12 yard pass from Charles Andrews to Fred Mitch- Si iL Lakr Worth 0 IS 1 0 - JO Sfinri'st I 0 0 8 - 1.VV Billy Burklew pass from Jim Brown i run failed i I.W Tim McProuty 21 pass from Brown Uohn Enyearl kick) LW McPnmly 41) pass from Brown i F:nvt'art kl.-k S Krcd Mrlrhi'll 12 pass from Charles Andrews pass failed Xf fffV By ED PAVELKA GAINESVILLE (AFN) A Gator squad thai started the week in its best physical condition since the start of the season wound up its week-long preparation for Georgia Thursday with a severely crippled offense. "Right now Jackie Eckdahl is my only starter in the offensive backfield," Coach Ray Graves reported after the Florida Field workout. "I don't know who will be the other starters." Injured players include second team quarterback and punter Larry Rentz, bruised foot; fullback Larry Smith, sprained arch; and Fullback Jerry Vine-sett, sprained toe. With Rentz slowed, Paul Ma-liska and Guy McTheny will handle the punting and Harold Peacock has been moved up to quarterback behind Eckdahl. Working out at tailback has been Tom Christian, a probable starter and Garry Walker. Peacock has also been practicing at this position as well as at fullback. Probable starter at fullback if Smith can't go is Brian Hipp. Vinesett might see some action and Bill McBride has been brought up from the B team for added insurance. VINESETT ECKDAHL Tight end Jim Yarbrough, another key to Florida's offense, has not worked out this week due to a strep throat. 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