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rage 4 THE TIPTON (INDIANA) DAILY TRIBUNE J College Basketball Gophers to Defeat JU, McGinnis, & Co R ams Want Shot At Marquette By EldonCage .. Tribune Sports Editor FRANKFORT — Rossville's pressure packed Hornets waited until .the third quarter Thursday night to press the Clinton Prairie. Gophers into a series of errors and then stung the Gophers 70-. 42 to advance to the semi-finals in the Frankfort Sectional. Rossville had to work hard just to keep even in the first half against the ball controlling Clinton outfit and barely carr- t ies a 22-20 edge to the dressing room at the end of the first 16 •minutes. During the first half high scoring Garry Kamstra of Rossville had been held to four fielders, but in the first three minutes of the third stanza, errors by Prairie let Rossville loose for several garbage, points and'Garry Kamstra picked up 10 points in three minutes to put the victory in the Hornets nest. Garry finished with 28 tallies, his brother John Kamstra had 12 and Tom Bonebrak* 11. For Prairie Tom Smith and Tim Hitch had nine markers .each. ROSSVILLE (70) Dyer ^ Meador, C. i. Chezem Knapp, D. Knapp, B. Bonebrake Skiles Kamstra, G. . Kamstra, J. TOTALS 3 2 3 1.0 0*1 0 2 0 0 8 1 0 2 11 3.0 13 2 128 5 2 1 12 31 8 13 70 CLINTON PRAIRIE (42) Chambers Smith Eaton Maish Hitch ". McQuern TOTALS 0 1 6 5 2 9 2 4 8 0 1 6 1 2 9 0 2 4 17 .8 12 42 Score by Quarters Rossville. Clinton Prairie 10 22 50 70 820 29 42 HH Huskies Drop to Carmel 86-79 By EldonCage Tribune Sports Editor .. Assist by Jeff Eller , CARMEL -- Two fabulous Hamilton Heights Huskies basketball players, Rick McCoskey and Don Morgan, closed out their high school careers here Thursday night on a losing cause as they dropped to Carme.i's Greyhounds 86-79: after a terrific fourth period comeback. Behind ,70-44 at the erid of the third period, the Huskies led by McCoskey and Morgan put oh a dazzling shooting show to trim the edge to six points before succumbing to. the Sect-; ional hosts. . McCoskey gathered 15 fielders; and eight charity tosses for 38 points while Morgan got his 20 points on 10 fielders. Bill, Russell had 10 markers and Simpson chippedw with 4, Mos- Krajack Resigns CINCINNATI (UPI)\jXavier University h e a fr- ^basketball • v.oach George. KrajackA whose teams have not had a winning season since lie. came here in 1967, announced his resignation Thursday atfd said an assistant, Bob Watson, also will leave. * baugh 3, Cruzan 2 and Meyerrose 2. Miller also played. Ldke, Yde, Dwyer and Wilson all were in double.figure's for the winning Greyhounds. Score by Quarters Carmel 2544 70 86 H. Heights 1626 44 79 BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Indiana's persistent Hoosiers will be resisting the impulse to keep'one eye on what's going on at Ann Arbor between Michigan and Ohio State Saturday- to fix both eyes on the task at hand,. Northwestern in the Big Ten's televised Game- of-the-Week. Starting time is 2:08 and the Ohio State - Michigan game will be running concurrently, heightening the temptation to be diverted. ' There's no denying its importance to Indiana's title hopes. A win for the Buckeyes, coupled to a Hoosier victory over Northwestern, would tighten up the race and permit the Hoosiers, if they can win the rest of the way to slip in for a share of the crown. "Beating" Michigan was a 'must* for-us/' Coach Lou Watson summed up, "but it didn't change the situation any. We still have to win the rest, playing them one at a time, and hope that we get some help on Michigan. We can't afford a slip.'! Watson doesn't expect a let-, down from the all-out, highly emotional game the young Hoosiers won from Michigan, a situation aggravated by an earlier 101-109 triump over Northwestern at Evanston. "I don't see any reason why we shouldn't be up for Northwestern. This team has clawed itself back into the race and everyone knows we have to win every game. And they've been around enough now to know that any team in this league is capable of beating you." Biggest - encouragement from the 88-79 victory over Michigan was the emergence of Steve Downing to super-status. The 6-7 sophomore did it all with a season high 28 points, 17 rebounds, five assists and an unofficial ten blocked shots. High School Basketball By United Press International 1 At Blackford COLLEGE ^.^ennville 66 Albany 63 Franklin 101 Georgetown 94 Defiance 93 Goshen 91 Earlham 89 Wright State 84 Bellarmine 90 Marian 81 Anderson 82 Bluffton 79 HIGH SCHOOL Sectional Tourneys At Anderson Alexandria 86 Lapel 63 Madison Heights 52 Highland 50 At Batesville Sunman 61 Milan 59 Batesville 49 -South Ripley 16 •At Bedford Oolitic 66 Needmore 63 (ot). ', Tunnelton 69 Fayetteville 49 At Ben Davis' Chatard 59 Lawrence Central 52 Speedway 90 Deaf School 50 At Benton Central Rensselaer 76 North Newton 47 Remington: 70 Lowell 56 HOOK FOR THESE I SUNDAY SPECIALS At Your GOODYEAR STORE Downtown KoJcomo 1 12 in. Portable TV $65 1 Repossessed 23 in Color TV $250 1 Repossessed 23 in. Color TV $300 1 Used Washer $75 4 8.25x 14 Repossessed Recaped Tires $20 1 G.E. AM-FM Stereo Used $175 4 H-70 Wide Tred Pol yg lass Tires Nearly new $140 Both Stores Open Markhnd Mall 1 G.E. Mediterran ean Stereo G 237 $200 1 Repossessed G.E. Stereo G 915 $275 4 Repossessed Rally Wheels for Barracuda $96 I Repossessed 14 in B&W G.E. Color TV with stand $95 1 WWA 8650 G.E. Washer Used one month $189 5 Sets Factory Change Over Tires 2 AC-DC 7 in. TV's without battery pack $106 with battery pack $129 1 to 5 on Sundays Dunkirk 53 Portland 51 At Bloomington Bloomington U n i v e r s i t y 68 Unionville 58 • At Boonville • ' Boonville 79 Chrisney 66 Dale 88 Tecumseh 73 At Brazil = Van Buren 63 Montezuma 52 Brazil 74 Rosedale 41 At Brownsburg Brownsburg 77 Danville 67 At Calumet Lake Central 88 Boone Grove 79 Griffith 76 Merrillville 49 At Carmel Sheridan 58 Noblesville 57 Carmel 87 Hamilton Heights 79 At Cass Loganspori 94 Kewanna 85 At Chesterton Portage 82 Valparaiso 81 At Clay City Owen Valley 60 Clay City 52 • Sullivan 80 North Central 54 At Columbia City Pierceton 79 Churubusco 59. Columbia City 74 South Whitley 62 At Columbus South Decatur 68 Edinburg 48 Greensburg 68 Hauser 58 At Connersville Connersville 71 Brookville 65 Liberty 96 Whitewater 55 . At DeKalb DeKalb 91 Ango.a 74 At Eastbrook Huntington Catholic 86 Southwood 70 At East Noble Fairfield 65 Central Noble 64 East Noble 28 West Noble 26 (ot) • At Elkhart : Elkhart'88 Jimtown 75 At Evansvitle Central 71 Bosse 56 Reitz 55 Mater Dei 54 At Fort Wayne I Leo 78 Luers 64 Elmhurst 75 Central 74 (ot) At Fountain Central Williamsport 82 Attica 61 Turkey Run 73 North Vermillion 67 At Frankfort Rossville 70 Clinton Prairie 42 Frankfort 69 Carroll 63 , At Greencastle ? North Salem 75 Cascade 68 Greencastle 81 South Putnam 46 At Huntingbu'rg ' Dubois 66 Birdseye 46 : At Indianapolis Tech 48 Arlington 45 At Jeffersonville . Jeffersonville 97 South Central 64 r~ ' At Knox Winamac 66 Culver 56 Knox 85 LaCrosse 61 At Kokomo! Kokoma 81 Eastern 57 At Lafayette Harrison 40 Winwright 36 1 Southwestern 72 West Lafayette 64 •' ' ' At Lawrenceburg Lawrenceburg 86 Dillsboro 58 Rising Sun 70 Switzerland County 52 At Lebanon Lebanon 78 Brebeuf 66 At Madison Madison 73 Silver Creek 68 (ot) ' At Marion Oak Hill 69 Marion Bennett 54 vladison-Grant 83 Mississinewa 75 At MichigantCity LaPorte 83 Michigan City Mar'•; qiiette 54 New Prairie 80 Westville 73 ' 'At Muncie 1 Yorktown 70 Cow ah 59 Muncie North 94 Delta 61 " •" '• Blue Flamigo Lounge 123 E. Jefferson Tipton Country music by Western Ranglers Every Friday and Saturday from 9 until 1:30. Frankfort Barely Edges Carrol Cougars 69-63 Cage] FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2G, \'Jl\ -o/ogy By FRED McMANE UPI Sports Writer Dick Phelps, coach of. Fordham University, wants another shot, at second-ranked Marquette, and he hopes to get it in the NCAA tournament u at Houston. Phelps, whose spirited Rams lost to Marquette, 65-80, in overtime Thursday night, indi-, cated that his club would pass up the local National Invitation Tournament for a bid to the NCAA tournament and possibly another shot at the Warriors. "I'd love to get you in Houston," Phelps said to Al McGuire, coach of Marquette, following the Warriors' exciting victory before a capacity crowd of - 19,500 at Madison Square Garden. "We've got everything (Continued on page eight) "There's no doubt but what it was his great game ever," said Watson. "If Steve' maintains that level of play, or anything close to it, we'll be in great shape for the stretch run." Downing's performance was made more obvious by comparison to this first game against Michigan. Then, coming off a back injury suffered in the game against the touring Australian team and far from peak form, he turned in only four points and nine rebounds, while Wolverine center Ken Brady wrecked the Hoosiers with 18 points and 20 rebounds. Tuesday Downing clamped down Brady to eight points and six rebounds. .Although largely unnoticed Downing has been coming on ever since. Over the last seven games he's hit at a .638 p^ce from the field, improving his defensive stature with each game. Meanwhile, George McGinnis keeps living lip Jo his pre-season notices. He vaulted back into the Big Ten scoring leadership with 33 points against the Wolverines, despite losing almost 13-mint es of play to foul problems. As matters stand, McGinnis nas an eight-point lead over Iowa's Fred Brown, 287 to 279, translated to 31.9 and 31.0 game averages. It's no secret that the Hoosier *s., br using, crunching board game is the key to success. Their 68-43 advantage over Michigan, boosting their average edge to 53.8 to 38.1 in Conference play, produced clusters of shots on the offensive board and gave them 91 shots to the Wolverines' 73. This has helped equalize the fact that Indiana has been outshot on percentage the last two games. Watson . is hoping that Joby Wright will break out of the mild slump he's been in over the last three games. Up to that time Joby had been shooting at a .524 pace, but .310 over the last three games and a ten-point per game average has dropped him to .496. His play over the last two seasons suggests it is a transitory thing and will solve itself. The Hoosiers will take a 46-37 series advantage over Northwestern into Saturday's game. . ' By EldonCage Tribune Sports Editor FRANKFORT -- Frankfort's Hot Dogs just barely escaped with- a 69-63 win over the courageous Carroll Cougars here Thursday night in the second game of the Sectional Tournament and advanced to a challenge match with the Rossville Hornets for the Clinton County prep crown. . Only clutch shooting by three Frankfort seniors, Mike Foster with 21 tallies, Rick Clark 13 and Chuck Hollis 23 kept the little Carroll County team from upsetting the Dogs. For Carroll, DarrelLMaxwell had 21 points, and three Cougars gathered nine each and they were Dale Helms, Ron Simpson and Brad Dunkin. Carroll had leads at several stages of the game and with just over a. minute to go crept within three, 64-61 before Chuck Hollis and Rick Clark administered the Coupe de Grace with fabulous shots. Frankfort now challenges Rossville for the right to reprer sent Clinton County against a Tipton County prep team for the Sectional Crown as .two Tipton County teams, Tri-Central and Tipton, match talents Friday 7 p.m. to decide which squad will try to bring the Sectional Crown to Tipton County. 'By FRANKFORT (69) Ricker Beardsley Carter Hollis 1 Clark; Foster TOTALS CARROLL Helms Simpson Dietz Krauss Lesh Dunkin Maxwell Mcllrath TOTALS (63) 1 0 2 2 3 2 4 8 1 0 2 2 10 3 3 23 5 3 4 13 10 1 1 21 30 9 16 69 4 1 3 9 2 5 3 9 4 0 2 8 1 0 1 2 0 3 2 3 3 3 1 9 10 1 3 21 1 0 0 2 Eldon Gage.Tribune Sports Editor.' Dear Eldon: I have reported to ourAthle- tic~' News Service your desire for more frequent releases from Purdue. I hope they will be forthcoming. At least we'd like to have as much space as Indiana University—and I hppe . they'll flood you with material. It was good to see you at Tipton the. other night, \. With warm regards, I am Sincerely yours. Earl L. Butz Vice President Rossville's Score by Quarters. Frankfort Carroll Todty's Sports Parade 25 13 15 63 ' • ^le a ^ °* ' ne f' rs ' na ^ handling' the determined Clinton Prairie Gophers in Thursday night's 7 p.m. Sectional game, before the Gophers wore down physically and;were unable to cope with the full court press and committed several errors to let the Hornets scamper home with their 19th win in 21 games. 19 33 48 69 14 27 3863 <fc-0 . Hornets had trou- By MILTON R1CHMAN UPI Sports Writer . COCOA, Fla. (UPI)- Harry Walker, the Houston manager, has taken off his hard hat and put it away. i He had to. .''If it's gonna get all that "grumbling and bitching, then it's not worth it. This was more than the normal bitch/* What Harry Walker is talking about specifically is a rule the Astros had in their spring training damp Iheje the past couple of years. I The rule said every Houston player had to run a mile after he finished all his other work for the day. The rule also said every Houston \ player had to run the mile inside, six minutes. What the Houston players said >ut the rule would make you put^our fingers in your ears, jng Them Happy . fclker has abolished .the rule this spring and while he was on this abolition movement he .also did away with all the "gadgets" in camp — the exercise contraptions which were designed to convert every Houston j player into Mr. America. "We've tried to eliminate everything that would get 'em upset," says Harry Walker. COACHING SWITCH BIG RAPIDS, Mich. (UPI) Ferris State lost a head football coach Thursday and the St. Louis cardinals gained a defensive line coach when Bob Leach, signed on with the National Footbali League club. At New Castle Greenfield 85 Blue River 49 AtPaoii | Paoli 69 Marengo 54 At Princeton, Princeton 80 Haubstadt 47 Fort Branch 57 North Posey 43 . '-.„'_ At Richmond Randolph Southern 61 Centerville 43 I , Cambridge City 58 Northeastern 55 At Rushville Eastern Hancock 69 North Decatur 54 " Carthage 69 Morton Memorial 60 1 ; l 1 • ; At Salem em 95 West Washington 65 North Harrison 89 Borden 74 At Seymour Seymour 117 Medora 41 At Shelbyville Franklin Central 64 New Palestine 56 : Waldron 62 Triton Central 47 At South Bend Washington 61 Mishawaka. Marian 59 Adams 66 St. Joseph's 63, At Sputhport Manual 75 Beech Grove 62 Wood 89 Roncalli 67 ' At Switz City Eastern 65 L&M 49 j Linton 62 Switz City 56 At Terre Haute Terre Haiite Wiley 49 Clinton 47 West Vigo 67 Honey Creek 65 " At Triton 'arsaw 68 Mehtone 46 j 'riton 71 Wawasee 61 At Vincennes incennes Rivet 92 Winslow 71 lUth Knox 84 Ndrth Knox 80 j' : ;h\ v.- % At Washington ! North DaviesS 63 Otwell 38 i : At Whiteland Greenwood 81 Whiteland 60 franklin 86 Indian Creek 53 | At Winchester Monroe Central 72 Wapahani 48 Winchester 52 Union City 46 Sale ; "Attitude is the No. 1 thing," lie says about his players. "We try to keep 'em happy. Nobody liked the mile so we don't force 'em to run it anymore. That doesn't' . mean ' they're not getting in their running. They still have to run, only ,it's different now." How is it different? , "They circle the field once and that's a quarter mile. Then they all warm upland "do another quarter. They play pepper after that and run around the field a third time. At the end of the workout we run 'em foul line to foul line eight times and of course they get their normal amount of running working in the infield and outfield. So all told this way they run maybe a mile and a half anyway. You know how it is. I give; now you gotta give." Attitudes Improved i Then, it isn't really that different? \ •I "The big thing is they don't have to run the mile in six minutes anymore," Harry Walker says. "It wasn't just the mile. The thing . was affecting their whole attitude ... Like those exercise gadgets. Hell, they said Ruth and Gehrig never them them." •••'.'. | The Houston players seem in unusually high- spirits this spring. Maybe eliminating the six-minute mile is the reason. I Scipio Spinks, a skinny fastballer of of Chicago, was. the mile champ among the Astros. "I'm glad they did away with it," he says.- "I'm.a. sprinter anyway, not a distance man. Jim Ryun and Marty Liquori never-really were worried. Scipio Spinks' best time was, 5:15 flat—with a wind at. his back. PGA Quotes PALM BEACH. GARDENS, Fla. (UPI) - What they said at the first round of the PGA championship: Jack Nicklaus, first with 69 —' "It was a wild and beautiful round. This is a long and tough course and you have to scramble a lot to score well." Bob Charles, tied for second at 70 — "I didn't do anything stupid." Bob Goalby, 70 — "I made a couple of mistakes/but I didn't let it get nie. Tommy: Bolt, for example, is a great golfer, but he lets things get him." Bobby Mitchell, 70 -"The course is so long and the wind is so tough." Gene Sarazen, who played with Nicklaus —"I saw a real champion in action today." Frankfort, however had a real difficult time ousting the Carroll Cougars, in the 8:30 p.m. Sectional .game and only some long corner snots.by Chuck Hollis. in the fourth stanza were the Hot Dogs able to stay in their . own Sectional roundball race. The.two Clinton County teams now are pitted in the Friday 8:30 p.m. contest as Tri-Central and . Tipton are representing Tipton County in the 7 p.m. engagement. pO. Fine facilities at the Frankfort gym include the parking lots,spacious corridors and halls, safe stairways, well lighted, good concession; facilities and food, rapid clothing -check service, good .press facilities and a fine hospitality room. There are many fine conducted tournaments in Indiana,.but 18 Foot Pole Vault? By BILL MADDEN UPISpWts Writer NEW YORK (UPI)-An 18• foot pole vau t? It could happen tonight in the" National AAU Championships at M a di so n Square Garden where an awesome- ajray .. of vaulters have been assembled' for an assault on "the untouched 16-foot mark. • Olympic Cold Medalist Bob Seagren,: Sweden's Kjell Isaksson, the current world record holder at 17-7%, Alabama's Jan Johnson; last year's NCAA outdoor champ, and a former AAU winnei,. Dick Railsback, alt' are entered in the championship field. While the pole vault figures to command a major share of attention, nearly all the running none could be much better than the Frankfort Sectional. C-0 A wire story today concerning a female "would be football coach" is inserted inCage-ology for the purpose of giving equal time to the liberation subject if not the lib movement. The story • is self explanatory and is as follows: POCATELLO, Idaho (UPI>"It'd be a lot more effective to have someone walk up to the player, put an arm around him, . and^say, 'Honey, do it this way' — that'd get better results than cursing." That's how Mrs. Nila Gilcrest, a 31-year-old mother of two; says she'll handle dejected players when she becomes an assistant football coach. She still was looking for a job today after Idaho State University turned down her application to take a gridiron job at a token dollar a year. "I appreciate Mrs. Gilcrest's interest in the football pro-. . gram, and I sympathize with the women's liberation . movement, but I have decided to stick with tradition and hire, a male to fill the coaching spot," said Athletic Director Dubby Holt in announcing her rejection Thursday. Mrs. Gilcrest, a doctor's wife who doesn't look "like a defensive line coach," said she has been approached by several college athletic departments and one pro team since applying at ISU. " She said she doesn't want to move because of her husband's practice, but will consider the other offers seriously now that hometown Idaho State 1 has turned her down. "C-0 Two Tipton men came within an eye lash of predicting the exact score of the Tipton-Delphi basketball game Wednesday night. The two were Phil Hoke and . Max Crouch. Crouch had the exact difference in the spread and Hoke had the score 65-60 Tipton. C-0 ABA By United Press International . East W. L. Pet. GB 46 22 .676 ... 36 32 .529 32 35 29 29 Virginia Kentucky New York Carolina Pittsburgh Floridians .478 .433 .420 .414 10 13V 2 16 'A 17V: 18 events are] Olympians, and-or cord holders, .'The 60-yard dash the • return Meriwether sprinkled with various re- will mark of Dr. Delano jof the spring wars after a week's layoff with a 38 40 29 f 41 West' W. L. Pet. GB Utah 46 20 .697 " ... Indiana 43 22 .622 Z '/2 Memphis 36 32 .529 11 Denver . 23 42 .354 22'/ Texas 20 45 .308 28^/ . Thursday's Results Virginia 127 Carolina 114 Pittsburgh 129 Floridians 115 Utah 112 Indiana 109 (Only games scheduled) , . , muscle pull. Meriwether will be up against mother crack field including a pair of Olympians (Mel . Pender and Greene) arid Alcorn Willie McGee who has equaled both the Wo/ld's Indoor 60-yard Dash, best pf 5.9 seconds, and the Outdoor of 9.1 seconi Vilianova'^ elected - not World 100 Record Js. • : s . .. Marty Liquori' to compete in the AAU's championships ; after capturing lajst year's mile, but three sub-four-minute men are entered. Poland's Henfyk Szor^ dykowski, who ran 3:58.9 two weeks- ago, has asked to be timed at the 1500-yard mark in order to qualify lor the European championships in two PAN AM ON SCHEDULE NEW YORK (UPI) -Art Charlie ..Lentz, executive director of the A&M's United States Olympic Committee, denied reports Thursday that the Pan American Games in Cali, Colombia, might be. postponed two or three months past its scheduled July 30 start. weeks at Szordykowski pushed by Sophia, Bulgaria, can expect to be llohn Mason of the Arnold Palmer, 75 including pacific Coakt Club and Chuck three putts from five feet on Labenz, who] one hole and soaked to the skin in a late thunderstorm.— "Teed off at myself? Heck no. I enjoyed it immensely." finished, 1-2 behind Jim Ryun's J3:56.4 at San Diego last weekend. "Mason has already won! Indoors this eight major titles season. Tete rsburg Cemetery A ssociotion Election of Officers General Business Sunday. Feb. 28. 1971 2 p.m. Basement of Tetersburg church All Interested persons please bapresent.. ; Frank C. Bower > President • FARMER at Your Friendly Bank FARMERS LOAN & TRUST COMPANY 110 E. Jeff. St. Tipton, Indiana

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