.PACE -«—JTAPGATPCK NEWS^(CONN.), MONDAY, OCT. 17, 1949 Grays Win Western Coiifi, Crown Trip Watertown, 4-2, In Final Game Of Gov. Cup Play Ray Wisniewski Allows AC But Seven Hits By KEWT CLYMEH ; The Naugatnek Grays won the Western Connecticut L e a g u e!s Governor's Cup yesterday, by downing Watertown A. C. before 200 fans at DeLand Field, Watertown. • f , ' Ray Wisniewuki held .the losers to seven hits in hurling the locale to victory. His mates gave him k 3-0 lead in the third inning and h/ held it all the way. He walked but four and struck out six. - The Grays jumped into the lead in the third, when .Frank Caulfleld singled. George Passabet singled. Vin Healy walked and John White walked to force in Caulfleld. G«orge Schuster then singled to left to score the second and ttii/d runs.' ' The losers scored their first run in the .fourth on :- a walk to Ratlin- son and singles by Brooks and Contois. A double play. Oldakow- skl to Kogiit to Tom Wisniewski got the Grays out of the inning without any further scoring. Watertown mad* it 3-2 in the sixth on an inneld error, a walk and two infield'hits, before Wisniewski bore, down to strike out Randall and forced Wilcox to ground back to the box, leaving three runners stranded. That was oil the-scoring done by the Watertown club as Wisniewski held th* upper hand the rest of the way. The Grays scored their final run in the last of the sixth on singles bv Schuster, Ray Wisniewski and Kogut. Schuster : with two for four, two runs batted in and a run scored and John White with a triple and' single in 'three trips, led the Grays' attack, while Girvin had three for four for the losers. The score: XAT'GATCCK GHATS ah h Passabet 3b 4 1 V. Healy K 3 0 White c 3 2 Schuster cl ...... 4 2 T. Wisniewski ]b. . 3 0 R. Wisnlpwski Kocut 2h (I) po 0 1 p, . Oldakowski Cautield rt 4 2 12 1 3 0 1 Totals Heroux 3b . Plchette ss Rawlinson H Brooks rt . Contois cl . Girvin Ib . . Randall c . . . Wilcox 2b . . Nevers p .. WATERTOW.N ab ... 3 PO 2 2 1 0 0 S S Totals .34 ' wottrtown ..-..' * « o i o i n n o Gr»y» OOSOOlflOx Runs—Pas-sabet. V. Healy. Schuster, CacTield. Rawljnson. Brooks. Errors— Oldakowski ,2, Passabet. Runs batted in—Schuster''2. White. Koput. Contois. Girvin. Three base hits—White. Double plays—Schuster-White. Oklaknwsk'-Kn- prt-T. isn'.Wewskl (2). Plcette-Wilcox- Girvln. Lelt on bases—Naugatuck 0 ; WMertown 9. Bases on balls—off R Wisniewski 4. off Nevers 7. Will i . . j »;„=__ jritrhes—B. Wisniewski. Passed balls— Aa/erasing wjlit*. Winning pitcher—R. Wlpniewski. Losing pitcher—Nevprs. Umpires— Dempsey. Qui'.ter. Time—2 :19. Western Coimeeticu; League Champions Members ol the Naugatuck Grays who won the Western Connecticut Baseball League., championship by defeating the Watertoivn AC, 4-2, yesterday, are shown above. The Watertown club lost only three panics all year, one in the regular season and two in the playoffs. All three defeats came at the hands of the Grays, who dropped the opening game of the series and then won the next two. The locals finished second during the regulai season. Pictured above, left to riight kneeling, arc: Don O'Toole, Ned O'Donovan, Ed Kogut, George Passabet, Ted Mejyan, George McCa;m and Greg Oldakowski. Standing, left to right: Joe Manginl, Cy Blanchard, Art Crelan, Manager John White, Frank Caulfleld, Bob Dethlefsen and Jack Fniln. Other members of the team not shown are George Schuster, Ray Wisniewski, Tom Wisniewski, Vin Healy, Bonnie Curran, Joe Tamsey, Charlie Aquavia and Paul Grabowski, Sports Increases Lead To Six Games In News Grid Poll The Sports Department increased its first place lead in The News collegiate football poll to six games during a weekend which saw all the experts turn in beow average records. due to three ties and three upsets. All the experts were stumped on the Alabama-Tennessee 7-7 tie, the Boston College-Mississippi 25-25 tic and the 'Connecticut-Maine 12-12 He.. All experts also were wrong in . Northwestern'.? 21-20 unset of Michigan and C;no--:nati's 13-0 surprise win over Misstssinpi. Only one. the last puice circulation department, was right on Georgia's 7-0 triumph over L.S.U. Sports picked up 14 winners in the 20 games, being wrong on the six games mentioned above. Second placs Composing Room missed the above six, California's 16-10 victory over Southern Cal., and Michigan State's -12-13 win over William & Mary. The • Editorial Department dropped 10 decisions and dropped out of third into fourth place behind the Advertising Department which was right on 12 of 20. Las' place Circulation was also right on 12 games. The standings: Sportr Composing W. 77 71 . 68 Editorial 67 Circulation 59 L. 23 29 32 33 41 Pet .770 .710 .680 .670 .59(1 'Fall Line of Fresh Bakeries Every Sunrise WHIPPED CREAM PIES • CHOCOLATE ECLAIRS SWISS PASTRY BIBTHDAY CAKES CITY BAKERY MAPLE ST. TEL. 3678 Open Daily 6:80 A. M. to 6 P. M. EASY PREY Birmingham, Ala. (UP)—Mrs. Nathan Beer said she was walk[ ing with her husband when a Ne- 5ro woman stopped them and said. "Let us pray." Mrs. Beer brushed past. When she got home, her spectacles were missing from a coat pocket. Peter Paul Inc. NAUGATUCK, CONN. Manufactures of Nation's Largest Selling COCONUT CANDY BARS FELT PROCESS Felt is made from wool, Close Races Feature U.S. Rubber Company Girls' Pin Leagues Standings in i-he U. S. Rubber Co. Girls' Interdepartment Bowling Leagues are so close that an entire division can be reshuffled by the loss of one match. In the Monday Division. Rose Brenia's Gems and Ann Zeranski's Keds are tied for first place while Jo Di Carlo's Style Gaiters are trailing by a very slight margin. Nora Delage's Boot Toppers are two games ahead in the Tuesday Division with Georgiana Marcinka's Cubs and Eileen Koozelove's -jmoothies tied for second place. Standing Monday Division Keds 9 3 Gems 9 3 Style Gaiters • 8 3 Streamers 7 5 Bluchers 6 6 Tigers 5 7 Wildcats " 5 7 Cagers 4 7 Cutups 4 8 Hopefuls 2 10 " Tic Game Tuesday Division Boot Toppers 11 Cubs 9 Smoothies 9 Chargers 8 Invaders 7 Fireflies 6 Pow Wows High Spots Charmers High Steppers Racers .750 .750 .727 .583 .500 .416 .416 .916 .750 .750 .666 .583 .500 .500 .416 .416 .250 .250 wool and hair, or hair, without weaving, by rolling, heating and pressure. WATCH JIMMY JOE! J/MMV JQ£ Social Science Assembly Tuesday A sophomore social science r>s- icmbly will he held Tuesday in the Naugatuck High -choi -.uditorium. Raymond K. Foley, Acting Principal, said today that three films will be shown. Miss Mary Emerson, head of the social science department, is in charge of 'Lhe assembly. By Alan Mover The Naugatuck Fuel Co. 87 CHURCH STREET TeJ. 52S6 HALFBACK 18 £ of P/TT FA-SH/ori OfJE OF TH£ SEASON'S Conn. U. Gridders Give Christian Vote Of Confidence Storrs, Conn., Oct. 17—fop)—A otn of confidence in Head Coach J. O. Christian is reported today In a letter from the University of Connecticut football squad to University President Albert N. Jorgen- en. The squad wrote Jorkcnsen, disclosing that the vote was taken after growing criticism of Christian broke into the open over the week-end. The issue was brought to a head by t-ic Druids, a senior honorary society, which .urged the president to . investigate the football coaching setup. A spokesman for the Huskies says, "we've ail agreed that the most important thing right now is the five games left on our schedule. It's unfortunate anything like this had to come up. We hope the students will give us full backing." Jorgenscn agrees that further public discussion of the matter should wait until after the season. Holy Cross Cagers Begin Drills Today Worcester, Mass., Oct. 17 — Led by Co-Capts. Bob Cousy, All-America forward, and Frank Oftring, veteran jruard. from Brooklyn. N. Y., the 1949-50 basketball squad it Holy Cross College will report for its filrst practice session today. ' , Along- with Co-Capts. Cousy and Oftring, Coach Lester '"Buster" Sheary, starting his second season, 9,nd his Assistant Bob'Curran will ?ri">t a squad of 25 candidates. Nine members of last year's crack Freshman team, beaten once in 17 starts, will be on hand, along u-ith the lettermen and reserves 'rom last year's team. The Crusaders play- a 28-game schedule this season. The first game will he afrainst American International College at Springfield, Saturday. Dec. 3. Hubbell's Car Wins Bridgeport Race Bill Dodge, of Bethany, driving car No. 18, owned by Jim Hubbell, of Highland avenue, won the feature race of the Jalopy Races at ^arrllelite Stadium, Bridgeport, yesterday. The Hubbell-oNvjned car has been m many of the top stock car races about the state this season, but yesterday's win was the first in a feature event. HIGHEST, LOWEST , Worcester, Mass—The 1923 Holy .Cross football team scored 272 points, the highest total ever recorded by a Purple team...On the other hand, the 1914 team scored 20 points, the lowest number in Crusader grid history! DIFFERENT OPPONENTS Worcester, . Mo.sa.- : -^Seventy-seven different teams hove appeared on t^ie Holy Cross football schedule between 1896 and-1948. Shelton's Gaels Gallop To 28-0 Victory Over Greyhounds tVfhners Score- OiieTDIn /Eiach Quarter A fast,, shifty Shelton High school eleven pushed over, one touchdown per quarter to romp to a 28-0, victory over Naugatuck High school's Greyhounds Saturday niirht at Recreation Field. It was the flfih victory against one tie and no losses for the winners, and thf» third loss against one tie for the' loCala. The Galloping Gaels showed a corjps of fleet Attacks, who time and again broke aw-ay for long gains. The visitors were held to practically .; no gain ttirough the scrappy Naiigatuck • llne^ making better than 95 per .ce'hf of their yardage outside the r.tjifkleit. '•'•;• 8<S[»re Early Shelton toolfc the opening kickoff on. their 26.yard line and eight plays later Al Pisacane swept around his own right end for a touchdown. Bob Granato started the drive by going around end for 22 yards. After Pisacane had picked up five yards in two . tries, "Uranato again picked up 22 yards around end for a first down on Naugatuck's 23. Pisacane repeated the performance and went to the three before being brought down. Two cracks at the line netted two yards and then Pis/icane went around end into the end zone. Quarterback John Larson kicked the first of four conversions to give the visitors, a 7-0 lead. Naugatuck drove from its 12 to midfleld after the kickoff, from where Alan Cmsswait was forced to kick. Shelton took the kick and began 1 'another drive which stalled when Crosswait intercepted a pass ™ ' Naugatuck's 20 as the quarter ended. : The-locals dtove out to their 45 from where they wore forced to Mck..,On the first play'from scrimmage, Pisacane.cut between tackle and, end and scampered from his •nvn 29 to the Naugatuck 24 before being brought down. Substitute back Don Margiano, a sophomore, and Pisacane alternated to bring the ball to the one, from where Pisacane went over. Larson again kicked the The Injured Greyhounds drove outside their own territory for the first time just before the half, reaching the Shelton 49, but they stalled when Larson intercepted a pniis by Manny Matos. On the last play of the half, Granato was "injured. iufforing a torn ligament in his right knee He was taken to St Mary's hospital, Watorbury, in the Community A'mbulance and after 'reatment was; taken to his home. Naugn-tuck received the kickoff to orcn .the./sccond half, but were forcedjpo >urit after picking u.p ine fl&t^dbwn. On the first play 'rom jwfcljrnmage; Margiano cut off &iv atter some beautiful ld running-, broke into and raced 83 yards to 'goal. The play was j.<jfc' ;to the Naugatuck 37, i-^iiere Margiano stepped >ut of bounds. Bob: Polaski picked uip> :8 yards toj'the Naugatuck 19 and Pisacane '7 as the two ,froL-n where Polaski went over, giving Shelton a '0-0 lead. Larson a?ain kicked the point, maldner it 21-0. Final TD. Shelton received a break a few mfnutes later when one of Cros kicks was partially blocked >nd the ball rolled out on Shelton's 13. Margiano took the ball on the flrst play and almost broke away again, • finally being stopped on Naugatuck's 34. Frank Marsen. inother substitute back, carried to the. 25 and Pisacane went to the 10. A pass, from Larson to end Bob Hallauer put the ball on the one : foot line as the ireriod ended A quarterback :Tneak by Larson failed but then Marson went into the end zone for the score. Larson kicked his fourth and final extra point to make it 28-0. A pass interception by Polaski gave Shelton a first down at mid- Field a few moments later but Naugatuck regained possession when Manny Matos intercepted a pass on the Naugatuck 31. The lo.calg moved to the Shelton 41 their deepest penetration into Shelton territory during the game, af Bob Rabtoy reeled off two nice gains,. . % but another pass interception At that point ended any threat. Aiter an exchange of punts, the game .ended with Naugatuck in Possession on its 23. Shelton rolled up 12 first downs for scrimmage and accumulated 137 yards gained from scrimmage. They completed one of three passes, had the other two intercepted and lost only five yards on penal- tics. Naugatuck had eight first downn, completed one of 10 posses and intercepted two. They lost 20 yards by penalties. Granato, Polaski, Larson. Margiano, Pisacane and Mnrsen all stood out for Shelton. Rahtoy and Charlie Alegi, Naugatuck's All- State .candidate who always manages to pick up ground despite :he lack of interference, excelled for the locals. The lineups: ALCAZAR i r N PW PLAYING - Betty arable — Rudy Vallee " .',', .Caesar Romero ~ ; > .?••;;•;. •-••" in. ' "The Beautiful Bloiide From Bashful Bend" —and — Vivien Leigh - Ralph Richardson . •"'.• •"'• . In ST FRANCIS CARNIVAL OtT. 20, 2V 22, 24 ST. FRANCIS SCHOOL HALL " -' •' • ; b " "a • We Give' Jfaprfty A 1949 MERCURY FO^R-DOOR SEDAN Purchased Prom Hubbell. Service Station ONE INDOOR TEtE^SION SET Purchased From Sullivan Electric Enterprises DOOR PRIZE EACH NIGHT — - Naugatuck Shelton Carroll Hallauer LE Clymer Trlschman LT O'Brien Beard LG Fowler ' Boland C Mitchccll Krill RG DiMaria Anderson RT Matos Nestor RE rosswait Larson QB Rabtoy Granato LHB legi Polaski RHB White Pisacane FB Substitutes: Naugatuck, White, Brady, Pas- seek, Schiller, Kirkcncla.ll, McCann, Sellnske and M. Matos. Shelton, Adanti, Marsen, E. Hallauer, DiCdfro, McCarthy, Lassey, Dlsante, Holcombe, Matto, Fernandas, Moran, Wells, Galec, Johnson, VIoore, Moran, Goodman, DeMarco, Ma&en, Marcanlk and Bondbs. Platts Mills Wins Second Round Title Platts (Mills won the second round championship in the Community Softball Lcacrue yesterday, as Pat Galullo hurled his second straight shutout, blanking Pond Hill, 9-0, on .three hits. Last Sunday he stopped the Post Office, 6-0. The winners will now. meet the Post Office, first round titliste, at a time and place to be announced. The game may be played next Sunday. Platts Mills scored what proved to be the winning run in the first innings. They added two more in the second, one in the third and finished up with five in the fourth. The winners collected seven hits off Jimmy Summa. The score: R H E Platts Mills 121500 0—9 7 0 Pond Hill . . 000000 0—0 3 2 Galullo and Doolittle; Summa and Carriero. Umpire—>Bottorf. ran si "i MOI K PUBS., WED. and THURSDAY "Treasure of the Sierra Madre" with Humphrey Bogart Walter Houston Tim Holt also "Henry the Rainmaker" with Raymond .Walburn Walter Catlett — Today — "Mr. Standings Builds His Dream House" and "Crime Doctor's Diary" IT'S COMING BACK 8 BIG VODVIL ACTS EVERY PRI. & SAT. 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(International Soundvholo) Wanted on Coast IJConn Boaters Meet Harvard Tomorrow I Storrs, Conn., Oct. 17—Connecti- I cut's defending national soccer | champs meet their third Ivy League | opponent of the season here tomorrow afternoon when they take on Harvard's classy hooters. The speedy Uconns already have downed Dartmouth (VI) and Yale (2-1). Runner-up to the Uconns last season, in the Jfaw England Intercollegiate Soccer League, Harvard is considerably weaker this year as the result of losing eight key men via graduation. But the rebuilding job by Coach Bruce Munro appears to be taking hold, for the Crimson showed surprising ability in dropping a 2-0 game to Amherst last week. Definitely one of the strongest teams in the East, Amherst tied Connecticut in a pre-scason scrimmage a few weeks ago.. Thus. Connecticut may find itself with another battle on its hands tomorrow. 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