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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 9 1936 NINE HOOSIER SQUADS SHARE HONOR TEAM JOBS By Al Mitchell Out of the Pressbox Odds and Ends . . . KESSLER IS ONLY PLAYER TO RATE UNANIMOUS VOTE APPARENTLY the good people Chicago, Michigan, Ohio Get of Hayfield have been caused con. siderable anxiety by a slip of m; typewriter. Reading the story of Al bia junior college's victory in the state tournament . . . more particularly the story of Albia's semifinal win over Burlington . . . sevcr- - al of them started wondering. A. C Taylor writes to ask: Can a man be substituted to make a free throw? * His question was raised by a statement that Clarence Dixon, midget guard, who limped out of the game in the first quarter . . . came back in the lineup to sink the free throw that won." * * * The Hayfield basketball fans . they're players and officials, too are perfectly right on their rules. A man cannot enter the game to shoot a free throw. If the player he is replacing is just at the point of making a free shot, the substitute must wait on the sidelines until the attempt is made and play has stopped again What happened in the Albia-Bur- Hngton game, as the Hayfield folks surmised, was this: With the score 4 to 2, early in the game, Wayne Heeves replaced Dixon at guard. Just about a half minute before the end, Dixon came back in at guard, Reeves moved to forward, and Bob Baxter left the game. The score was tied at 26 to 26. On the first tipoff after Dixon's re-entry, Jim Keller fouled the Albia player . . . who stepped up to the free throw line and dropped through the winning point. Nick Miletich was fouled on the last tipoff of the game, and made his free toss, but stepped over the line . . . so that Dixon's single shot was the winning margin . and was made in good order. SPEAKING of Nick Miletich the husky Albia guard scored 44 points to lead the state champions through t h e tournament . . . h e also scored 214 points during the season, again leading the team. Harold Reeves ran second with 196 counters for the season. * i* * FRED "PECK" GENEVA . . . Altaia coach . '. . is a, native son, and starred for his school not so lung agro .... it .was the third time, aiso,.jtha,t hisjjunior. college squad won the state title. . . ·""·' ' * * * IT TOOK Mary Kelly of Emmetsburg . . . no, this isn't going to be a fish story . . . to straighten me out on the Cretzmeyer athletic his. tory. The name of Cretzmeyer in North Iowa signifies athletics . . . look: Francis Cretzmeyer of Emmfts- burg is 1936 track captain at the University of Iowa . . . where for two years he has been high point man. He competes in five events and has shattered all records for individual scoring there. He is a former Emmetsburg high school and junior college athlete. Charles Cretzmeyer . . . his cousin from Algona . . . is a member of the mile relay team at Harvard univer- Lsity where he is a sophomore stu- I'dent. He competed a t . Madison 'Square Garden Saturday in an eastern meet. He is a former Algona high school track star . . . played basketball in Mason City in 1934 . . . at the district tournament. * * * John Cretzmeyer . . . formerly of Waverly and uncle of the two boys I'JJ . . . is coach of basketball and footfall at Columbia academy. He was a, crack baseball player on the Columbia college nine during his school days. Dr. F. X. Cretzmeyer of Emmetsburg, father of Francis, was a star pitcher for three years on the University of Iowa varsity baseball team back in 1903-06. Western League Runs Into More Trouble Over Season DES M O I N E S , Places on First Team in AP Consensus Lists. Kir. TEX FINAL S T A N D I N G rnrcltii' . . . . . . . . . . . I I Indiana . . . . . . . . . . . I I Nttrllnvrstrrn ...... -, Illlnd Ohln ·IT or 511:1 ;tiu -i i n ·f IK ZETTE Pepper Martin Is National's Biggest 'Honest John' suite ........ Wlscnnslit Jllnnrantn Chlcaso . , .3:13 333 .Dffll 3:1.1 By WILLIAM WEEKES. Associated Press Sports Writer CHICAGO, (.T)--Purdue and Indiana, co-holders of the 1936 western conference basketball title, Monday shared honors with Michigan, Ohio State and Chicago on the Associated Press' annual all- star team selected by the ten coaches. The mythical first team, which with a couple of weeks of practice probably would make · the United States a highly capable Olympic entrant, if the rules permitted such a thing, lines up with Bob Kessier of Purdue, and Bill Haarlow of Chicago, a pair of brilliant scorers and first team selections in , 1935, at forwards, John Townsend of Michigan, at center, and Vernon Huffman of Indiana, and little William ' Harrison (Tippy) Dye of Ohio State, at the guards. Kessler Tops Voting. Kessler, a senior, winner of the individual scoring championship and the spearhead of Purdue's better than a point-a-minute attack, was the only unanimous selection. Haarlow, also a senior, was a close second in the voting, receiving nine first team votes and oae for the second five. Huffman, a junior, was rated as the best guard by nine coaches, while one failed to mention him. The battles for the other two positions were close down to the finish. Townsend, an Indianapolis boy who made good at Michigan and the only sophomore to be named, played regularly at forward throughout the season, but was the choice of five coaches as first team center, while another named him for the second team. Right behind .him was Earl Thomas of Ohio State, who received two firsfc'tejwn- votes and. five for the second team. . Dye Narrow Choice. Dye, another junior, outpointed Paul Malaska, brilliant Purdue sophomore, and Harry Combes of Illinois, for the other guard position by a narrow margin. One coach and several officials called Dye the most polished all-around performer in the conference. The second team forward places went to Warren Whitlinger of Ohio State, and Kennelh Gunning of Indiana, both of whom made the second team a year ago. Thomas of Ohio State won the reserve center job, with Combes and Malaska at the guards. The first five, led by Kessler, who scored 160 points, accounted for a grand total of 548 points dur- ng the season. Haarlow, who pointed Kessler in the 1935 individual race, was second with 151; Townsend had 108, Huff man'76 and Dye 53. Honorable Mention. Honorable mention was earned by the following: Forwards: Jewell Young, Purdue, and Marcellus (Mike) McMichael, Northwestern; centers, Bob Riegel, :ilinois; Fred Fechtman, Indiana, and Ed Stege, Wisconsin, guards, Wilbur Henry, Illinois; Wendel Walker, Indiana; Dick Seebac, Minnesota; Norman Vance, Northwestern; Austin Lambert and Glenn Downey, Purdue; and George Rud- ness, Michigan. INDIVIDUAL SCORING x-f, Ffi FT FT.M PF T!' Dodgers Take State Honors in Mat Event Rumeliote Tops Mates in 145 Pound Class of Title Tussle. TEAM SCORING Kurt Duller .................... Vnllcy JnnrtUm Enst \Vnlerlno .Mnsnn City Mdnra IIMVII Tinlninc Stfiunl Rinnerclf (I)i« Miilncsl H'e.st WnlerliHi (Minion nrimirll Terry .............. . CEDAR F A L L S , (.T)-- F o r t Dodge is the 1936 Iowa high school wrestling champion. The Dodgers, piling up points as a result of superior second place » · · · · · · . ·' strength, easily won the annual state meet here Saturday night with 27 points. Cherokee f i n i s h e d second with 16 points, one more than made by Clarion. Valley Junction was fourth RUMELIOTE with 13 points. Fort Dodge won two individual titles and counted sufficient second place points to gain the title Cresco relinquished, Mason City high school, sixth in the state ranking, came home with a single championship, the 145 pound title won by Torn Rumeliote, who tossed Franklin Brown of Clarion in the final match with a body scissors and double bar arm, in 5:46. Orlando Calicchia, Mohawk 115 pounder, wrestled his way to the final match of the consolation bouts, losing to Muhl of Fort Dodge. FINAL SUMMARY 85 POUND CLASS I'nul Brll (Clarion) defeated I'uill Matck (Fort podge). 9 5 rocNri CLASS · · · · · ' · Irviti Kresjtlpy (I^ist Waterloo) defeated William Kiretcin (Clarion). 105 POC.ND CLASS Limls Fa?/.! (Valley J u n c t i o n ) threw Mc- Cnllough (Clarion) with double Imr arm In 115 POUND CLASS Llovtl Sword (Eldora) defeated Robert luhl (Furt Budge). 123 P O U N D CLASS Willis Kilhn (Fort UortKe) threw William Hnyncs (West Waterloo) w i t h half nelson ,nl crotch hold. Time. 4:0(1. 135 P O U N D CLASS .Maurice Morjord (Clarion) defeated (jcr- rold Johnson (OsaRe)'. 145 POUND CLASS Tom Rnmcliute (Mason City) threw Franklin Brown (Clarion) with body .scissors and (Inuble bar ami. Time, 5:4ti. 155 FOUND CLASS Charles George (Cherokee) Ihrew Alike Rnjcevlch (Clinton) w i t h half nelson and body lock. Time, 5:25. IBS POUND CLASS I.loyd Gulling (Cherokee) defeated Walter 'onte (Iowa Training School). HEAVYWEIGHT CLASS Phil Strom (Fort DodKe) defeated Manlej Vflcox (Perry) In overtime. North Iqwa Independent Champs Pabst Blue Ribbon, which won the North Iowa Independent basketball title here last week, and crushed Britt, consolation champion, in a w?ek-end game, lists these cagcrs in its squad: Top row, left to right, Brice Thomas, Bunk Isaacson, Ed Christcnsen and Ced Connolly. Front row, Clyde Lincicum, Cecil Tompkins, Mascot Danny Cookman, Johnny Cookman and Bud Johnson. (Lock Photo, Kayenay Engraving) Western league officials Monday 'awaited a decision from Judge W. G. Bramham, president of the National Association of Professional Baseball clubs, on Peoria's territorial rights before proceeding with final plans for the 1936 season. The western's plans met unexpected delay at a meeting here Sunday when it was learned the Three-I circuit, believed defunct. was making arrangements to operate again and had protested Peoria's reported switch to the Western league. Armory, Thurs., March 12 isslei Hanrlim !, Purdue 13 HI m t, Chlcaco 12 B3 45 4!) ! IliO 1SI Ounnlni;, f, Indiana 12 45 34 13 25 124 Me.Mieliaels, ', Northwestern . 12 iio H 14 il Voiing. f. Purdue .. 12 44 21 II 24 -I. Townsend, c-f, Michigan 12 40 28 1C 31 Whltllneer. f. Ohio State 12 37 34 16 28 Smith, r. Northwestern .. 12 W 26 17 24 Rosenthal, f. Iowa 12 :I4 33 21 23 111! 1UII x-fi, frames; FO. throws: I'"TM, Iron 1 licld Koals: FT, trPe irows missed: IT, (icr- 32 Grapplers Bid for Top Ratings in Big Ten Match IOWA CITY--Thirty-two wrestlers including two defending champions had been entered by six schools in the western conference championship meet here Monday. Nine institutions are expected to be represented by some 50 grapplers in the two day title meet here Friday and Saturday. Ping Potig Players W,e have had rcquwts from several players that they want, to have a tournament ream this year. H you loo are interested come to our store and vote your approval, jf wc receive enough requests we will sponsor a tournnrncnt in conjunction with the Y. M. C. A. We will make it the hpst tournament ever, and will offer some very nice prizes. PLEASE, LEt t'S KNOW WHAT YOtf THINK! Decker Bros. Sporting Goods 209 North Federal "Everything for Sport" rhone 545 BREWS WIN FAST TUSSLE AT BRITT Pabst Blue Ribbon Crushes Hottentots m Cage Tilt at Foreign Court. BRITT--The Pabst Blue Ribbon basketball team of Mason City defeated the Britt Hottentots by the lop-sided score of 50 to 16. The Blue Ribbon team, champions of North Iowa for this season gave one of the fastest and cleverest exhibitions of basketball ever displayed on the local floor. The game opened with both teams counting the floor and the first quarter found the Pabst boys in front 12 to 7. They were still leading at the half, 18 to 9. It was during the third quarter that the champions hit their stride as John Cookman, all tournament forward, and Ced Connelly, lanky center,, went on a scoring spree and dropped field goals from all angles of the court. Don McCormick. local guard who was picked on the first all-tournament t( : am was no match for Cookman. while Connelly completely out-classed Ted Rydson, who was also picked for center on the first team. Scoring honors went to Connelly, of the Blue Ribbon team, with 8 field goals and 2 free throws, followed'by Cookman with 7 goals; the defensive work of Bunk Isaacson was also outstanding, holding Bob Dana, local forward who scored 9 field goals against the Marshall- Swift team in the tournament to a lone goal while collecting 5 himself. THE BOXSCORE. BLUE RIBBON--,WI HOTTENTOTS--IB f5 ft lt fc H pf Cmikman t 7 ! l Hitirlrkj f 2 0 1 Tohnson f 3 0 1 Baxter f 0 0 0 Connelly e-K 8 2 1 Dana f 1 n I arson K . 1 0 1 Hudson r 3 2 1 Tompklni r 0 n I .MfCnrmlek j? n o 0 Cnrlslcnsen c 1 0 0 Ltideke C 1 0 TnlnU 21 2 I Totals 7 2 At balf; Pabst 18; Hottentots 9. ST, ANSGAR GETS EDGE IN SPLURGE Waverly Falls as Saint Five Cracks Net for 11 Points in.Closmg Minutes. WAVERLY--Pouring in 11 points during the final four minutes in a breath-taking- rally, St. Ansgar's high stepping basketball teajn came from behind to defeat Waverly, 31 to 21, and won its eighteenth victory in as many starts here Friday night. It was a thrilling battle all the way, with Coach Walt Koch's Waverly team out-speeding the great visiting quintet until that final rally started. The Waverly defense proved sufficient in every case except that of Janzow, St. Ansgar forward, who split the net seven times from the field and twice from the free throw line to score 16 points. It was Janzow, too, who sparked the rally. Working smoothly. Waverly built up an 8 to 3 lead in the opening period and was in front 12 to 7 at the half. St. Ansgar came back a little stronger in the third period and reduced the margin to 16 to 14. but could not pull even until the middle of the fourth quarter. THE BOXSCOHE LAKE FIVE TAKES FRANKLIN SCRAP Cedar Rapids School Loses 3 \ -30 to Lions at End . of Court Season. CEDAR RAPIDS--Franklin high school's Thunderbolts wound up their basketball season Saturday night as Clear Lake's basketball team took a 31 to 30 decision in a turbulent finish that left the outcome in doubt through the whole ST. AXSGAK--31 Gordon t ,lan7.nw f Halvorsiin nrnwlh c Tesrh Dockstader 5 0 0 1 Is ft Pf r.uler t He-lit t (I 1 4 C.rawe t 0 II 0 Hirklanil f 2 I :i .lolmnsen ( KKClesti Kepler Scnlly K At half: Waverly 12;.St. AnsRar 1. Is ft Pf 4 1 :l II 0 II 1 0 4 0 0 1 2 I (I 0 (I 0 1 3 1 0 0 1 8 6 10 WINNERS TO TRY AT POST RASSLE Honor of Greece, Jerusalem Involved as Heavyweights Meet in Legion Event. Two winners in last week's card wil be matched against each other when Baron Ben Ginsberg. Jewish heavyweight champion from New York City, meets the Greek champion. Bill Dcmetral. in the main go of the American Legion 'rassling card at the armory Thursday night. The winner of this match be able to lay a dubious claim upon the championships of Greece and Jerusalem. It will be a two out of three fall match with a one hour time limit. "Bull" Martin, publicized as the "wild bull from Boston," will tangle with an old favorite, Don Mclntyre of Kansas City, in the 30 minute semiwindup. Nore Jerlstrom, the Seattle Swede who was disqualified in his match last week, will again appear in the opening bout as he goes in the ring against Stanley Msyisjak of Minneapolis. Promoter Walt Irving announced also that he and his assistant, "Slim" Craychee. are still in need of i i talent for their first amateur boxing ~ card to be held at the armory I I Thursday, March 19. final period. Kinch dropped the ball through three times in the opening period to help the east side boys to an 8 to 6 lead at the close of the quarter, but the visitors forged into a 15 to 14 lead at the half intermission. Lane, Clear Lake' guard, found the net often with one-hand shots during the third period, and the even exchange of baskets left the count tied at 24 all with one session left to go. The Franklin boys took a four point lead at the outset of the last period when Hallenbeck dribbled in for a counter, and Davidson connected from long range. Lane evened the count personally with a pair of baskets, and Ostrander gave the in. vaders a three point lead with a basket and free toss. The final scoring gesture of the night was a long shot by Hallenbeck to bring the loca.Is within a point of the leaders, but the final whistle prevented further scoring by the luckless Thunderbolts. THE BOXSCORE FRANKLIN--.10 ( L E A R LAKK--31 Ig fl [f Kitifh I Eddy f K.inrllis e All. f Currell c; Hallenlicck .HnisUa c Davidson B Totals 14 2 11 Totals 14 At Half: clear Lake 15: Franklin 1-1. la H if .T I 1 0 0 2 l n 2 1 n :i 3 0 2 3 1 2 2 o i 1 0 1 Ifliferr t Jensen f I.rins r. I.ane c Oslrandrr E Murphy f a- ft II n 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 (i 2 1 5 1 3 1 0 1 State Sectional Test for Chicks Includes 20 Games NEW HAMPTON--The state sectional basketball tournament here, beginning Thursday, will have 22 teams and 20 games. Eight sessions will be held. Morning:, afternoon and evening will be occupied with two or three games except on Saturday F. J. Moore, m a n a g e r of the tournament, has announced the following time schedule: TlirX.slMV Morilln; Sr«lntl. 10 -- Frertrrlcfc.sburir vs. Ionia. 11 -- Chester vs. M r l n f i r e . Aflernoon Session. 2-- I.lmi- SprlnKS vs. Klmn. 3-- Chariot city vs. Rlrrvlllp. Kvenlnc Session. 7 -- Alia Vista v«. Tripoli. S -- Cresco vs. Xa.shua. 9 -- New Hampton V5. (ireene. il -- Orchard vs. Cohveli. 10 -- Lillle cedar vs. Floyd. 11 -- Lawler vs. Frcderika. WHEN HE PUTS UP SOJJAWK IT'S GOT TO BE GOOD ONE Giants Take Life Too Easy, Says National League Star Arbiter. By EDDIE BKIET/I Associated Press Sports Writer ST. PETERSBURG, Fla,, LrP)-- Bill Stewart, National league umpire, is the only such official to double in two major sports . . . besides umpiring he referees in the Naational Hockey league . . . Bill says i Pepper Martin of the Cardinals is the most honest ball player in the National league . . . "If Pepper kicks you know it's legitimate," says Bill. He thinks the Giants take too much for granted and could use a little more fight . . . and he hasn't a doubt but that the New York- Penn league is the toughest in the country for an umpire . . . He can't forget a bad beating he received from "200 or 300" New York-Pcnn fans. Well, well our St. Pete shuf- flcboard players strayed off the reservation to go over to Orlando--and get licked . . . Here's how Mat Hews laughs it off in his shufflcboard column in the Evening Independent: "What with one thing and another, and the breaks and all that, besides putting up at a hotel where the heating plant was out of order and the boiler makers were hammering away at it all night, how could one shoot glamorous shuffles the next day? . . . We are a bunch ot good sports, however, and it is all in the day's play." Everywhere you turn down here you see a sport-writing Slocum . . . Bill, Sr., the old bell ram of the New York pack, is with the Giants at Pcnsacola for the American . . . young Mike, a son, is covering the Dodgers at Clcarwatcr, also for the American . . . and any day now. Jack, another son, may bob up in some camp for the New York Mirror . . . as they say in the big' town . . . what about Nemo Leibold, then manager of the Columbus club, wanting to fire Burgess Whitehead. the National league's only Phi Beta Kappcr, because he was "too dumb to learn?" . , . Larry McPhail, Columbus president at the time, spied Whitchcad's key and reversed Leibold. 4: * * Odds and ends: Judge Landis looks very fit ... John Henry Lewis, the light hcavyweig-ht champion, used to be a church sexton in Arizona . . . Charlie Ruffing is still here, but unsigned . . . John Moir, Notre Dame forward, has averaged nearly 12 points a game for 19 contests. The boys down here say Arthur Hendrix' tennis bubble will burst when he starts playing on grass courts . . . Tampa is all steamed up because Larry McPhail is talking of having the Reds do all their training in Puerto Rico next year . "Ky" Ebright's California varsity crew will have to reduce six pounds a man before the spring regattas. Girls to Play District Test in Cage Scrap Nine of Finalists in Last Meet Ousted in New Trial. GIRLS' DISTItlCT SITKS Southwest--Lenox ami Itfdfleld. Soutlieiisl--C.llniun mid Seymour, Northwest--Cylinder and Plover. Northeast-- Stamvnod and Eldora, Wellsburg, Hansel!. DES MOINES, (A')--The race for the girls' high school basketball championship enters its second stage this week with the survivors of the sectional tournaments playing in the district meets. Nine of the 16 teams which went to the finals meet a year ago were among the missing Monday, victims of the intense sectional competition. Ccntcrvillc, the 1935 champion, remained in the field, however, and will play in the Seymour district tournament. Other tournament sites are Lenox and Rcdficld in southwest Iowa; Oilman, the second southeast Iowa site; Cylinder and Plover in the northwest; and Stanwood will hold one northeast Iowa meet with Eldora, Wellsburg and Hansel! sharing the other. NORTH IOWA SECTIONALS GIRLS' CAGE MEETS MIRTHKAST DISTRICT Al Hampton. FIHST HOOD Alexandria -2. fjeneva 0 ( f o r f e i t ) , A r l i n g t o n 10. Down n. Aekley .17. Lntlmer Id. Hamilton 23. Allison 17. Chniilii ^:t. Ilumont 3. Arkley 5T. Lnlimrr 10. SECOND R O U N D Ilunscll H2. I'onejoy Hi. A n l l n e t n n :|4. Alexander is, Rowan '.H, Acljley Iti. Chnpln ·:!. Hamilton lit. SEMIFINAL ROUND Chanln 23, Rowan 21.. Ilunsell 31. AnllnKton 28. FINAL ROUND Hansel) .12, Ciinoin 2:1. At manly. FIRST HOUND Falls Tow'nslilp 2. Green t) (forfeit). SECOND ROUND firnftnn 22. Lelunil 20. Sheffield 75, Mclntlre 20. .Manly 20, Nora SprinKs 10. Falls Township 32. Little Cedar 19, SF.M1KIN.U. BOUND Manly 17. C-rarton 10. Sheffield 27, Falls Township 26. FINAL HOUND Sheffield 42. .Manly y. -Jampton Camp Squad Gets Entry in Des Moines Meet HAMPTON--Hampton CCC. by defeating the Knoxville camp team 38 to 18. won the right to enter the 2CC tournament to be held in Des Moines in the near future. Towle led the winner's attack with Meister, DeMoss. Hake, Bc-r- in and Uhlenhopp fitting in to a smooth passing game that widened ;he score, giving the Hampton camp a well earned victory. Boss led the Knoxville boys, playing senter. Schick, Nandell, Jacobs, played a good game for the osers. BOWLING -layfield High School Is Loser in Two Cage Tilts HAYFIELD--Hayfield hip:h school ost both ends of a doublchcadcr here Friday nir]H, Ksnawlia winning; 25 to i6 in the first team game and 31 to 12 in. the reserve contest. Crystal Lake is tho last scheduled opponent of the local team before it enters sectional tournament competition at Buffalo Center. NORTHWEST DISTRICT Al Cylinder. F'lIlST R O I ' N D West Bend :ln. Crystal Lake II. Rodman 24. Lone Rock 21. «f(lf! - I I , IVeKhy lit. Liiverne 2!), cylinder IS. SEMIFINAL ROUND West Mend fit), Itodman 14. Hode 38. Luverne 19. FINAL ROUND Bode 43, West ISend :I8. KIBST ROUND Dolllver 14, Lakola 14. AniwtroiiK 47. Haifa 10. SKCOND ROUND Whittemore 4!). .Maple Hill 8. Thompson M. Seneca 12. Armstrong 2!). Ledynrd 28. SEMIFINAL ROUND IVniflcmore 45, Dolllver :!». Armstrong 27. Thompson 8. FINAL ROUND Whittemnre 45. Armstrong 25. CONSOLATION ROUND Thompson 18, Dolllver 13. RTILE AT HEAD Rockets Play Last Scrap of Season at Rudd Court RUDD--Rudd high school will play Marble Rock's basketball team here Tuesday evening. This will be the last home appearance of the senior boys. Cerro Gordo-Worth Crown Goes to Red and Black Club on Twentieth Victory. CERRO-WORTH CONFERENCE IV. I.. Prt. Kortilf! fi II 1.IIIIO Kcnsett 3 :i .."illO Ilanlontown 3 3 .Sim Ventura 1 S .ICti FERTILE -- Fertile high school swamped Ventura here 55 to 6, winning the Cerro Gordo-Worth conference basketball title, and ending the scheduled season. Shcimo and Jones led the scoring with 17 and 15 points. The Fertile reserves also won. taking a 24 to 16 victory as Sanderson scored 16 counters. It was the twentieth win for Fertile this season, with only a pair of losses, to Mason City and St. Ansgar, in the record. The contest marked the last home appearance of Stanton "Ted" Shci- mo. Alvin Furncss, Don.tld Orcdson, Allen Ouverson and Ingvold Furness. GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE rlTY I.FAr.l'F, M'HKIH'l.E Allrjs 1-3--NorllnvrslCTii Omrnt vs. De I'lanl. .Vt--clotif-.OnTrltr \«L. H n c h llavry k Vfi-- OH Tlmrrs vs. Mnosr l.relira. 7-S--(,'ocn Cola vs. Gil'laKhcr's fond ItV TH GASSOCIATKI) I'BKSS At Hflvnna--St. I.nuis ( \ ) fi: Alamrn- dnrr* I, At Nriv Otlrniis--t lf*rlnm! ( A t I: Nw Orleans I S A ) 1.. A t Mlnnil--( I n r i n n n f l N i S ; riiiliulrlpftia (A I I. Al Snntn Mnnica-- IlicnRd ( A ) 3: Sr- ntllr 6. Crystal Lake Wins Two as Klemme Loses Cage Scrap CRYSTAL LAKE--Crystal Lake high school defeated Klemme high school here Friday night in both games of a basketball doubleheader. The first team scored a 37 to 33 win due to a spirited rally in the final period. Scanlan scored 21 points for the Lakers, while Jorppnscn and Ka- dnce each totaled 10 for the visitors. In tho reserve (cam frame the Lakers won 17 to IB a? Jerry Jensen caged the winning goal in the final seconds of the game. TOP TEAMS EARN SPLIT AS SEASON REACHES WINDUP Waverly Loses as Champions of Northeast Loop Win at New Hampton J.OKTHEKN IOWA roXKHIlEXrE Final Slunillnir. \V. rl.v I'd. .{III! (lelwel West fiilnn Charles City .Nashua Decornh Waukon ,(ill !4M .·141 . 1 X 1 1 . I I I .000 NEW HAMPTON -- Members of the Northeast Iowa conference concluded their 1935-36 season during 1 the past week with the two top teams breaking even with non-conference outfits. Waverly was unable to cope with a last minute scoring spree which, netted St. Ansgar its eighteenth, straight victory on the Go-Hawk floor Friday and lost 31 to 21. Leading through most of the game, the fast stepping Waverly team's defense crumpled when St. Ansgar pushed in 11 points during the last few minutes. New Hampton was more fortunate in winning its fourteenth victory of the season against the Clear Lake- Lions, 2-1 to IS. Eoony Morgan camo through with the necessary punch in the last half. Crcsco ended the season by avenging a mid-season, loss, closing the Osagc card with a defeat 22 to 15. Earlier in the week a postponed game with Decorah was played, the Spartans winning a nip and tuck contest from the Vikings, 25 to 21. Lee Paine set a scoring record over at Decorah when the Charles City Comets won the last game of the season from the Vikings, 32 to 24. Paine scored S field goals and 8 free throws. Oelwein handed Nashua its fourth straight loss, 24 to 15. The loss pushed Nashua out of the first division. Pre-season dope proved reliable to the extent that none of the teams were believed to have a chance to go through the year undefeated. New Hampton lost its only game of the season to the second place Waverly team. Waverly lost on its home floor to a rejuvenated Charles City- team that New Hampton had trimmed badly on the Comets' home floor only three days before. Cresco, undefeated in the regular season last year lost to Osage on the Spartans' home floor in the only conference victory for the Green team in two years. Rudd Fans Attracted by Feature Contests at High School Floor RUDD--Two feature games will draw local cage fans to the high school gymnasium here, as the five Finch Brothers will meet the five Meyers brothers of Col- wcll, and the local faculty will oppose the school board and bus drivers. Dr. H. A. Lockstader, Otto Brandau and Louis Clay will be the hottest prospects to star for the school board, while Harm Bohlen will do the heavy scoring for the faculty and bus drivers. Clarence Tesch is expected to do the light scoring for the same team. The Finch brothers are all sons of Archie Finch of Rudd, and like the Meyers boys, are all former or present high school players. Four of the brothers live here, while Harold, former Iowa State college baseball star, is married and lives at Guttenberg. Mitchell High School's Cagers Win 1 5 Tussles, End Play With Victory MITCHELL--Mitchell high school finished its basketball season by winning at Orchard, 21 to 13 and from Riceville, here, 27 to 15. Mitchell has won every game of 15 scheduled contests this season. Burchard Bowers, Louis Ahrens, George Skuster and Joe Martykan jlayed their last game against Riceville. Davis Cup Hopes Shaken by Surprise Net Defeat NEW YORK, (/I 1 )--The Davis Cup hopes of Wilmcr Hincs and Henry Culley. rated the third best doubles combination in American tennis, were somewhat in the air Monday after their quest of the national indoor championship had failed. They were eliminated from tho tournament late Saturday night by; Sweden's Karle Schroeder and Gilbert Hall of South Orange, N. J., in one of the most surprising deveN opments of the championship. and Radiator Service CentralAutoElectricCo. Formerly Onlrat Bnftcry A 'i:\fcttlc. To. New AridrrM Next Fire Station Pho

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