Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 9, 1955 · Page 18
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EIGHTEEN EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1955 Dial PA-2-4600 for a WANT AD Taker UNO City's Three Cage Teams Open Seasons Tonight The Cumberland Valley Athletic League, which was reorganized some months ago as a football circuit, has been expanded to include -basketball and track. This action was taken at a meeting of representatives of schools from three stales making up the schoolboy confcr- " ence. The session was held yesterday at Berkeley Springs ' with both of Cumberland's high nchools—Fort Hill and Allegany being represented. Froslburg's Beall High express•••ed interest in the CVAL when - coaches began to toy with the idea - of reviving the old circuit some months ago. Yesterday, however, the Mountaineers reported that they were dropping out. As of now, the league is comprised of Fort Hill, Allegany, Handley (Winchester), Frederick. Hagerstown, Front Royal. Marlinsburg and There is also a possibility that Front Royal may quit, leaving the league a six-team affair. The Virginia school was represented at yesterday's confab but a spokesman said schedule commitments in Virginia may prevent the Wildcats from remaining in the CVAL. Football and basketball compe- tion in the league won't begin until next year, but the schools will battle for track and field honors; this coming spring. The champ- 1 ionship will be decided at one meet, the 1955 athletic carnival being tentatively scheduled for Friday night, May 13, at Fort Hill Stadium. In order to qualify for Ihe football and basketball championships each team must play every other school in the conference. The title will go to the team with the highest percentage of games won. Ties in football will count a half-game won and a half-game lost. In the event Iwo or more (cams tie for the grid title, they will be declared co-champions and all will be given trophies. Champions in the other sports will also get trophies. Schedules, rules and the general setup of the circuit were also discussed yesterday. Next meeting is scheduled for the last week •in March at Berkeley Springs. At that time officers will be elected. Sports Keg Residue -You can add the name of Rutgers University to the list of schools scouring this area in the quest of football talent. . . Rutgers is not in the collegiate big' time ranks, but the Scarlet plays a representative schedule. . . Besides, a Rutgers offer could mean ~the chance of a college education for a boy who might be passed "by Maryland, West Virginia or some of the -other "big - time" schools Maryland publicist Joe Blair feels the Tcrps are a lot better off from a quarterback standpoint in preparing for Oklahoma than they were two years ago when they dropped a 7-0 decision to the Sooners in the Orange Bowl . . It will be recalled that Bernie Faloney, Maryland's All-American quarterback, was injured in the final game of the regular season against Alabama Alco, LaSalle Both Home; Hilltoppers In Road Tilt By JIM DAY Times Scholastic Sports Edilor Five more high school cage teams, including the city's three representatives, make their first appearance on the hardwoods this evening as a total of 15 schoolboy clashes and one collegiate fray are listed. Locally, the Allegany Campers and LaSalle Explorers will give rooters a glimpse of their teams on home floors while the Fort Hill Sentinels travel to Frederick to meet the Cadets. The Red Raiders r irst home tussle will be next Tuesday against Modrefield. Gene "Red" Shaw, who used to do his high school playing for the Campers, has now asumcd the role of head coach following the resignation of "Bill" Bowers after 29 years of Alco tutoring. Shaw's version of the Blue and White, which will be dotted with three returning regulars, will meet Southern of Oakland at Campobcllo. George Geatz, the former LaSalle all-around great, will start 1 his second year of master-minding the Explorers and sends the North, Centre Streeters against Valley ofj Detmold on the SS. Peter and Paul boards. Only Bill Roberts is back as a regular from the 1954-55 quint. Three Regulars Return At Allegany, the Campers will lineup with Rod Brcediove at center and Ronnie Bruce and Carl Brown at guards. All three saw, starting duty last year with Breed love finishing second in city sco ing with 294 markers in 21 game while Brown, getting a starter ro near the mid-way point of th campaign, finished up with 1: tallies and Bruce 116. Otherwise-it will be Mike Leas and Jim Thomas, both with battl experience, at the forward slots ALL-AMERICA BACK HONORED-AH-America Howard (Hopalong) Cassady of Ohio Stale and his wife are shown with the Heisman Trophy awarded Cassady last night. The Buckeye back was honored as the outstanding college football player of 1955 by the Downtown Athletic Club of New York at a dinner attended by 800. (AP Photofax) and played only for several minutes in the Orange Bowl. "We might not have a quarterback as good as Faloncy. but we have two healthy ones in Frank Tamburello and Lynn BeightoL". . . When Charley Boxold took over for Faloney against Oklahoma, he was working with the first-string backfield for the first time. . . But both Tamburello and Bcightol worked with the 1955 first team... Lynn played second string most of the season, but took over in the Clemson game. . . That's the one (.he Terps needed to nail the Orange Bowl bid and the former Fort Hill High star brought his Also slated for action are Ronni Diehl, Maynard Van "Teter, Lonni Jackson and Sandy Dychc. In Bowers' last season the Camp ers compiled a record of 12 win and nine losses while sharing wit LaSalle and Fort Hill in the oi Lille. The Campers were tied wit Valley for second place in 'th Western Maryland Inlcrscholasli League- race. Southern, also having a ne\ coach with Carl Schoonover re placing Leonard Ritchie, lias rack ed up Terra Alta, 74-47, for it only start to date. The Highlander, upset Allegany, 56-48, last cam paign in the opener at Oakland. Last year's leading scorer in th city, six-foot, four-inch Tommj Smith, has the hopes of the LaSall followers high this season. Smith who flipped in a record 495 points for a 23.5 average while playing with Carver High, is only a sopho more and will start at center. Along with guard Roberts, the team's only holdover regular, the Explorers will have Van Parsons Regis Fair and Joe Thompson ii the starting lineup. Missing from last year's quint which had one o; the btaf. records in the schools history with 17 wins and only four setbacks, are Phil Geatz. Rickey Harris. Jerry Hart and Billy Dove Valley Appears Tough In meeting Vaiiey, the Explorers will face one of their toughest teams of the year. The Detmold Dandies opened with a convincing 68-57 victory over Piedmont and have two returning vets in "Cokie" Robertson and "Butch 1 Young. The Knights and LaSalle split in last year's two tills, Valley winning at home. 66-43, and then dropping a thrilling, 64-61, battle here. Fort Hill will be facing Fred- crick for the first time and coach "Bobby" Cavanaugh, beginning his 28th year at the helm of South End schools, has but one starter from his 1954-55 quint available in Guard Galen McGregor this evening. Clarence "Pooch" Lewis, the other first-stringer from last sea- team from a 12-0 deficit to a 25-12 son , is st ju nursing a leg injury victory, passing for two touch-, 1 from the Turkey Day game against downs, engineering a third and do- Allegany and will be out for the ing the spade work for the fourth firsl fcw games Cavanail[;h said which Tamburello scoreo. . . It is Blair's belief that Maryland's current team is better than the one that whipped Tennessee in the that he chose from Ronnie Kessler Stars As Terp Rklly Shades Indians By The Associated Press South Carolina will get its first major lest of the still-young basketball season tonight when the Gamecocks invade Duke. Sparked by newcomber Grady Wallace, a beanpole forward who has led the scoring in South Carolina's two earlier games, the Gamecocks apparently have devel oped a scoring' punch, something they lacked last season when they finished as one of the Atlantic Coast Conference tailenders. Duke, in its only appearance t date, rolled up 97 points in swamp ing Clcnison, which managed only B3 points. Tonight's only other game in volving an ACC club has Nortl Carolina meeting Georgia Tech a Charlotte. Maryland was the only ACC .cam in action last night and the ferps had to come from behinc o edge William & Mary 52-51. A basket by Nick Davis pushed iaryland ahead 52-51 First Major Tournaments Of Campaign Open Tonight By The Associoted Press The first major tournaments of the college basket ball season open tonight with Alabama, the second-choic< pride of Dixie, defending its Birmingham Classic title while Duquesne tries to improve on the runner-up role five ninutes remaining and the Terp: nanagcd to hold off the dclcrrn- ned Indians. Maryland's high scorer was for- vard Bob Kessler with 18 points. (Villiam & Mary was led by guard Dick Savage. Miami Golf Skies Clear MIAMI, Fla. Wi — The weather- nan promised clearing skies for lie Miami Open Golf Tournament ontcstants today — but he was ust 2-1 hours too late as far as )oug Ford and Billy Maxwell arc oncerncci. They were leading the huge field y a stroke when a mid-afternoon ownpour flooded t ii e Miami prings course yesterday with 39 f the 154 entrants .still out. The dverse elements prompted PGA ournament Director Ray O'Brien cancel all first-round play. He| ermcd the sodden course unplay- ble. So, they started over from cratch today after the tournament ponsor — the City of Miami's pub- city department — agreed to rc-ij took in the Steel Bowl last yeai 'Bama, ranked No. 6 in the As sociatcd Press poll and unbeate in its two starts, sends 6-8 Jerr Harper against Texas Christian' Horned Frogs, who are just 1-2 de spite the high scoring of 6-7 Die O'Neal, in the big game at.Bir mingham, Ala. Houston and Valparaiso, v/hic gave Marquelte a fit for 20 min utcs or so before bowing Wcdnes day night, fill out the four-lean clash. Alabama, best bet to giv Kentucky a tussle for the South eastern Conference crown, an 1 Houston are favored to meet ir the final tomorrow night. At Pittsburgh, Duquesne's Dukes who whipped Carnegie Tech in their only game this far, mee Geneva while Pitt and Westmin slcr (Pa.) round it out. The Dukes beaten by George Washington in the title game last year, and Pit (2-0) arc expected to play for the crown tomorrow night. Very little went on among collegians last night. Scion Hal nidged Western Kentucky's young stcrs 87-85 in overtime at Madison Square Garden. Maryland disposec of William & Mary 52-51 as Nick Davis hit a set shol with five min lies left and Oklahoma A&1V struggled to a 70-66 overtime dc cision against winless Arkansas. Dick Gaines and Ed Petrie scored 51 points between them for unbeaten (3-0) Seton Hall aftei Veslern Kcnlucky, only a 9-point oscr to Alabama this season, con- tructed a second-half surge with ophomore Owen Lawson scoring 35 points. Elsewhere lasl night: Joe Dur renberger scored 20 points as Bice made it four straight with a 62-47 breeze against Oklahoma. NYU handed Georgetown its first defeat 74-69 in the other half of the Madison Square Garden double-header with 5-11 Tom cle Luca scoring 28. Unbeaten Louisville rolled easily against Wayne (Mich.) 80-52 behind the 25 points by 6-8 Charlie Tyra. j'Hopalong' May uce the 512,500 affair to 54 holes! istead of Ihc scheduled 72. !/ii " r» in And down the drain went the LllOOSC i5aSei)all 'ur-iinder-par 66s which had put on!, current PGA champion from NEW YORK i/n — All America iamesha Lake, N. Y.. and Max-iHoward (Hopalong) Cassady will ell, former national amateur ti- not decide until he graduates from Moreland or Harold Shriver and Eddie Parsons at forward with i Ronnie Dctwilcr. from Altoona. Pa., at center, and Ronnie Lewis Sugar Bowl of '52 and betler Ihan Ihe one that got beat by Oklahoma in the 1954 New Year's Day tussle al Miami Beightol, by the way, will be among the sports T _. . _ .. , celebrities at tonight's father-son James shank - Tcn '- v Weltman. K-,-~..,,t ~r »t,_ M_I: i TI /^t..i_ John Will-mark nnri Frank- Valon- with McGregor al guard. Others expected to see action Harold Malonc. arc John Rice, John Wormack and Frank Valentine. Last year the Sentinels had their worst season in history, being afaie to win but eight games of 21, but sharing the city crown with Alco and LaSalle. Four Potomac Valley Conference games arc billed with defending- champion Ridgeley facing Romney at home while Elk Garden is at Piedmont, 1 Capon Bridge at Ma- formerly of Washington and nowjthias and Mooreficld is host to with Cleveland. . . Beightol is the Wardensville. Both Ridgeley and father of three children. Mooreficld will be shooting for their second loop triumphs while Romney whipped Wardensville in its only start. Elk Garden lost to Piedmont and Mathias was beaten Redcoats blanked Canal Boats, b y tnc Jackets. Capon is openingj banquet of the National Press Club in Washington. . . Rocky Marciano, heavyweight boxing champ, has been invited, while other sports personalities on the program are quarterbacks Ralph Guglielmi and Eddie LeBaron and halfback Joe Scudero of the Washington Redskins; end Bill Walker and assistant coach Eddie Tcague of Maryland, and outfielder Jim Busby, si from Odessa. Tex., out front. Twenty-two players already had bettered par on the 6,620-yard, par 35-35—70 course when play was halted. And many other big-time pros such as Sam Sncad, Mike Souchak, Tommy Bolt, Lew \Vor- Lancers Continue UiidefeatedStreak PJSTOL STANDINGS W. L. v?. ! Lancers 4 n Corsairs 0 Haiders 22 Lancers continued unbeaten i: the Western Maryland Pis to League by posting the season', high score with a 1036 tally tc Corsairs' 906 in the sixth match Raiders won the fifth -match bj downing Corsairs. 938 points to 939 both being fired on the Marin Corps Range. John Pevear was tops for the Raiders with 269 points and James Kelley paced Ihe losing Corsairs with a 259. Floyd Livengood's 269 for Lancers and Norman White's 260 for Corsairs in the seconc match took top honors. The next two matches will be fired Thursday evening with Raid ers meeting Corsairs and Lancers Summary: I. Kelley '. Cook N. White , Blind ... FIFTH MATCH ' CORSAIRS SltiwTimrrt Rupld Tola SB 86 87 6C • 81 84 M 87 5.1 66 81 53 Total nAIDKRS J. Pevear 82 97 Cameron 87 9(1 67 74 Humphreys 80 M. Elchhorn 76 Total 90 90 84 71 White Kelley Took .. Blind Tola! SfXTTI MATCH CORSAIRS BO n 7<l RR 7J 57 74 57 269 267 23 S88 r. Itinkrr . '. Lea^ure • Stcele ... LAXCF.RS ...... 85 ps •M 88 Total H. Tubb.t ..'""""'43" 54 45 2*4 2B1 242 J0.1S 144 Ohio State next June whether he'll play professional football or baseball for a livelihood. "I won't sign until the end of the baseball season." said the 21-year old back who lugged the ball 958 yards and scored 15 touchdowns sham and Bob Toski were within in leading Ohio State to its second par-busting range when Ihc rains came. Redcoats Cop Shuloul In Centennial Action 3-0, and Canal Locks nipped Yoder's, 2-1, in Ihe Centennial Bowling League. Team scoring leaders were Hazel Alexander 132 and Marie Frankfort 321, Canal Boats; Gladys Frankfort, 127-306, Redcoats; Clara Roby, 135-344. Locks; Millie Frankfort, 149-389, Yoder's. The league Chribtrnas party will follow the bowling on Tuesday at the Cumberland Outdoor Club. Frederick Street. its campaign. fn independent clashes. Old town will be host to Berlin, Pa., Mt. Savage is at Paw Paw, Fort Hill's JVs play at Flintsione, Mountaineer High (Davis and Thomas combined) are host to Circieville in Davis, Hyndman is at Evcrcll and Northern invades Mcycrsdalc. Tornado Opens S'alc Kcyscr High launches its season with a tilt against an Alumni ag- iContinued on Page 19) TINSLEY STARS, BRUCE GIRLS WIN BY 59-27 Florence Tinsley outscorcd the entire Ml. Savage sexiet with 31 markers as Bruce High whipped Ihe invaders. 59-27, in Weslernport yesterday. It was the opening game for both teams. Barbara Ncalis had 16 points and Rita Callis eight for the winners who will play 12 games. Marlcnc Walberl paced Ml. Savage wilh M tallies. Bruce was in front, 35-15, at intermission. Bruce's next game is at Hyndman next Friday afternoon. straight Big Ten title. ' "I'm eligible for another year of baseball. If I do well and the scouts come around, maybe it wil be baseball. I really don't know which sport I like best." He is a center fielder and hil .327 last spring but it was football that broughl him and his coach Woody Hayes to the big city. Cassady received Ihc Heisman Trophy ast night as the outstanding play cr of 1955 at a dinner atlcnded by 800 at the Downtown Athletic Club. Cassady has been drafted by the Detroit Lions of the National Football League but hasn't had any definite baseball offers. CoHeeeftasketball By The AssocifltcH" Press NYU 74. r,eors-to»-n (DO F.n Scion Hall R7, Wi-stnrn Kentucky fi.i (overtime) Columbia B;. CCNV B7 Jliller.willc fPa.1 81, Ml. St. Mary's 77 'overtime) BaKimor- Loyola S3. Elijabethtown Ta.) 74 We«t Virclnla Wcsleyan 92. Davis- Elkins 7.1 West Virginia Tech 108, Salem (WVa) 10.1 Rluefielrt fWVa) 86. Blucflrld fVa) fill Ohio U si. Morris Harvey 71 West Virginia State 87. North Carolina Ai-T 80 Shepherd fWVa) 123, District CDC) Teachers 88 Maryland 52. Wm. t- Mary 51 Florida S9. Rollins 60 Virginia Military 55. Hampdcn-Sydney low-a State 72. Texas Tech 52 Oklahoma A t M 70, Arkansas 66 (overtime) Louisville 80. Wayne (Mich.) 52 Bradley 94. South Dakota State 7.1 Rice 62. Oklahoma -17 Seattle 77. Santa Clara 54 Generals, Test West Virginia Quint Tonight By The Associated Preii Washington & Lee's ambitious young. Generals will attempt to <nock off their second basketball giant in a row tonight at Fayetteville, W. Va. Having knocked off powerful Richmond last Tuesday to indicate ;he seriousness of their designs on the Southern Conference title, the Generals now go against West Virginia's conference champions. Not since 1932 has a W&L team downed the Mountaineers in basketball • and Coach Billy McCann says he's far from confident the .all Generals can maintain the 'orm that carried them past Rich mond 78-76. Must Stop Hundley However, McCann thinks he cnows what WiL has to do to win —"Stop Rod Hundley." In three games against the Generals lasl year, Hundley averaged 28.7 Mints. Before beating Richmond, Washington & Lee had whipped Bridgewater 103-67. West Virginia de- 'eated Carnegie Tech 92-79, thei: >assed its first serious conference :est by downing Furman 85-71. The W&L-West Virginia game is one of three for Southern Conference clubs tonight, but the only one matching one conference team against another. Davidson (1-2 for the season) ;oes to the College of Charleston A'hile George Washington (2-0) gets a major assignment against St.Jo- seph's at Philadelphia. Keydets Cop Opener Virginia Military Institute's Key- dets got their 1955-56 season .under way last night with a'55-52 victory over Hampden-Sydney. Jim Lowe and Clayton Coupland, with 14 points apiece, led VMI. Russ Hoi- comb had 18 for Hampden-Sydney. William & Mary, meantime, con- inued to look the part of a dark- horse in the conference race, hough the Indians.lost their sec ond straight decision. Coach Boyd Jaird's team, who gave potent eorge Washington a tussle earlier his week, were nipped by Maryand 52-51. Jim Kaplan missed a oul shot in the last .10 seconds hat would have tied the score. 3ick Savage, with 17 points, and iaplan, with 10, paced the W&M attack. Bob Kessler bucketed 1 or Maryland. ChurchBasketball Saturday Slate AMERICAN LEAGUE (At All*tiny) 11 a. m. — St. Luke's Lutheran (1-2 vs. LaValc Baptist (1-1). NOON — First Methodist (0-3) Park Place Methodist (2-0). • 13:35 p. m, — Kingsley Methodist (2-1 vs. Trinity Lutheran (2-0). 1:50 — Pentecostal Holiness (0-3) vt LaValc Methodist (1-2). 2:45 — Melvin Methodist (3-0) vs. Hoi Cross ?;pisroi>al (0-3), > 3:40 - St. John's Lutheran (1-2) vs Central Methodist (3-0). 4:35 — Maccabees (3-0) vi. Grace Bap tist (1-2). BYE — Llvinc Stone Brethren (1-2). NATIONAL LEAGUE • (At YMCA) 11 a. m. — Cresaptown Methodist (3-Oi vs. St. Phillips Episcopal (3-0). NOON — Trinity Methodist (0-3) vs Centre Street Methodist (2-1). 12:55 p. m. — United Brethren (1-2 vs. Grace Methodist (3-0). 1:50 — First Presbyterian (3-0) vs First Baptist (0-3). 2:45 — Centenary Methodist (0-3) vs St. Mark's Reformed (1-2). 3:40 — Emmanuel Methodist (2-1) vs Emmanuel Episcopal (0-3). 4:35 — First Christian (1-2) vs. Calvarj Methodist (2-1). Wismer Picks Rams To Take Western Title By HARRY WISMER (Copyright, 1955 by INS) The lowly Chicago Cardinals settled the Western Conference race of the National Football League two weeks ago. That weekend, you remember they snapped the Chicago Bears six-game winning streak, 53 to 14. The Halasmen have been trailing Los Angeles ever since and should finish that way at season's end Sunday. . For the Rams should triumph over the visiting Green Bay Packers by something like, 30 to 28, and go into their first title game —with Cleveland—since 1951. Even a tie can clinch it for Los Angeles whether the Bears win or lose. Just in case the Packers turn the tables, th" Bears will be going all-out to beat Philadelphia at Wrigley Field, and should by a 31-to-17 score. Here are my other picks: Baltimore 21, San Francisco 18 . Colts gallop off with third place. Cleveland 28, Chicago Cards 24 . . Browns in exhibition. Detroit 21, New York 14 ... It's Doak Walker day. Washington 35, Pittsburgh 21. . . P irates can't out-do Steelers. Vikiugs' Splurge defeats Bayard Finding the range for 21 points n the final quarter, Petersburg High marked up its second bas \etball win in as many starts by vhipping Bayard, 57-44, last nigh at Bayard. The contest had been close unti he final period, the quints enter ng the frame knotted at 36-36. A ed-hot shooting spree by the Vik ngs while Bayard could muster nly eight markers spelled the lifference. Eddie Nelson sparked the win- ers with 14 points while Dick Huffman and Roy Rumer banged in 11 oints each and Eddie Van Meter ad ten. Clifford Schell and Lester herman accounted for 28 of Bayrd's counters. ctersburjc G F clson f fi 2- s an Meter £ 4 2-2 arman c 2 3-5 uffman g .1 5. 6 umcr s 4 3.4 arpcr g o n- 0 cUlty f 1 fl. n ankcy g 0 0- n c s 1 n- 0 Totals 21 13-22 *T»rd G F hell f 5 5- 8 icrman 1 3 7. 9 illcr c 3 2-6 uhn g 2 o-o •cen B 2 n- n nes f o 0-2 Totals 13 14-25 Score by periods: ETERSBURC 13 23 .IS 57 AYARD 11 2.i 36 PRACTICAL GIFTS Men'i Army Typt Tanker Jacktti S7.95 up. Men'j Combat Field Jackets, $10.95 up. Air Force Flight Jacket $14.95. 13>,i-oi. Government cloth Jungle Army Jacket Foul Weather Deck Jacket. Waterproof, Alpaca Lining and Collor Heavy Duty Zipper 15.95. Hub Army & Navy Sales Company 19 NORTH CENTRE STREET Shuffle League LAST NIGHT'S RESULTS ClinRcrman's 3, Moose 0 Cas Tavlor's 3. Mt. Savage V.F.W. 0 111 Dec Club 2, Southern Bar 1 Fisher i Robinette 2, Cumberland K. of C. 1 Purple Heart Club 3, Stadium Inn 0 Goorttcllowship Club 2, Frostburg K. of C. 1 Green's Chevrolet 3, Frostburg Legion 0 Hann's Tavern 3 Cumberland Rcdmcn 0 Golden Nugget 2, Frostburg Eagles 1 Hir.FT SCORERS Miller. Clingcnnan's 20; Ray Smith. Moose 18. Bill Buzzard, Cas Taylor's 20; Joe Brannon, AH. Savage 13. Ted Lynch, Hi Dee Club 38; Bucky .Myers, Southern Bar 17. George Saum. Fisher & Honinette 22; Joe Challinor, Cumberland K. of C. 16. Watson and Laurent. Purple Heart Club, tied at 21; Hoffman and Hyde. Stadium Inn tied at 14. Wilson, Goodfellowship Club 25; E. Jackson. Frostburg K. of C. 22. Olin Duckworth. Green's Chevrolet 25; Jim Murray, Legion 22. Miller, Hann's 24; Lashlcy. Hcdmen 16. J. Robeson, Golden Nugget 19; R. Duckworth and M. Miller, Frostburg Eagles, tied at 22. NATIONAL HOCKEY Detroit 2, Boston 2 (tie) Montreal 3, Toronto 1 Davis-Thomas Quintet Opens Slate Tonight Mountaineer High School of Thomas will launch its 1955-56 basketball slate tonight, meeting Cir- clcville in the Davis High'gym. Mountaineer High is a consolidation of Thomas and Davis HigSv, with the senior high students attending Thomas. The 18-game schedule has three "home" games to be played in Davis and the remainder in Thomas. According to coach Ed Supak the Mountaineers would like to schedule at least two more games with open dates on December 13 and February 21. With the combination of the two schools, Supak has several lettermen, including Frank Quattro, George Huffman, Bill Smith, June Smith, Arlie Davis, Phil Steyer, George DiBacco. Wilson Williams and Frank Tekavec, all seniors. Junior monogram wearers are Herman Meyers, Bill Burger and Dave Quattro. Newcomers will be John Keller, senior; Kenneth Hen- iine and Carl Elza, juniors, and Gene Sines, Alex Joe Parks, John \line, Phil Turek and Gerald Carr, sophomores. The schedule follows: Dec. 9—Circlcville 'at Davii Dec. 19—Bayard, away Dec. 22—Coalton at Thomas Jan. 6—Harman, away Jan. JO—Southern of Oakland, at Thomas Jan. 13—Tygarts Valley at Mill Creek Jan. 16—Kasson at Thomas Jan. 20—Parsons at Thomas Jan. 24—Harman at Davis Jan. 27—Elk Garden at Thomas Jan. 30—Coalton, away Feb. 2—Circieville, away r eb. 3—Tygarts 'Valley at Davis r eb, 7—Bayard at Thomas reb. 11—Parsons, away r eb, 14—Southern of Oakland, "cb. 16—Elk Garden.' away Feb. 24—Kasson at Belington Catamounts Meet Tech Five Tonight With three winless ventures in as many '"games, prospects for' the irst victory of the year for the 'otomac State. College cagers do not appear too bright again this evening. Coach Dana "Horse" Lough's uint will be up against West Vir- ;inia Tech of Montgomery in Keyer at 8 o'clock. The invaders were lie West Virginia Intercollegiate Conference champs last season and n the two games against the Bob- ats provided some of the highest coring antics of the year. The Cats put on their best of- ensive displays in both battles, inning the opener in Montgomery, 14-105. but dropping the Keyser lash, 124-101 This season the Catamounts hav'j._ ost to Davis and Elkins, 95-87: Fairmont State, 95-iU, and Alder- on-Broaddus, 103-77. ATTENTION HUNTERS Ship your d«ir head's or tall at our itudio for your deer head mounti. Glovei and Jacket! out of yeur deer skins. Hand painted deer icenes. lamp ihadej. Gun> and ammunition . . . sporting goods . . . novelties and souvenirs. OPEN DAILY 9 A. M. to 10 P. M. MT. STATE STUDIO OF TAXIDERMY Davii, W. Va. Phone AL 9-4142 IF. IJrucc (M) Ml. Savarr (111 Tinslcy ................... W.ilhcrl Ncnlis ...................... Psrrj 1 <-'allis .................. rjurkuorth McKcnzle ................ Weliner Harris ............... 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