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Streaks Host Canton in Illini Encounter Knox,Grinnell Vie Saturday Visitors Go After Third IF/ - Win in Row BOB DURBIN, defensive line backer for Galesburg High School, is slated to see considerable action when-the Streaks host Canton Saturday night at Lombard Field. By JOE MORRISSEY Galesburg's Silver Streaks, still seeking their firs, gridiron victory of the 1963 season, hope to break the ice at the expense of an old "friend" Saturday night a Lombard Field. However, it's not likely that the Canton Little Giants, who at one time might have been termed foot- ; , ,.. ball "cousin s" of the Streaks, will be sympathetic to the cause. When the Streaks lost .13-6 contest to the Little Giants last season it was only the second time in more than 20 years that a Canton team had defeated Galesburg on the football field. But the Canton gridders appear to have completed their amazing football turn-about and this year the Little Giants arc labeled as solid threats for the Illini Conference crown. In fact, many feel this is the best grid team in the history of the school. The Little Giants boast one of the top fullbacks in the state in 6-2 190 pound Rich Johnson. He and halfback Mike Burgard lead Canton in scoring with four touch downs apiece. Scouting reports made from impressive Canton victories over Kewanee and Macomb indicate that the Little Giants boast heavy line and big and fast backs. They are now 2-0 for the season and 1-0 in Illini Conference play. The Galesburg season mark is in sharp contrast to the Canton record with the Streaks losing to Richwoods 13-7 in the opener and dropping a 26-14 battle to Peoria Woodruff last weekend. This has been disappointing to Coach C C. Van Dyke and his coaching staff who were relatively opti mistic in pre-season forecasts. However, last week the Streaks were beaten by a big ajid rugged Woodruff team which had racked up Champaign on opening night. The Streaks scored first in this game but couldn't cope with the explosive power of the Warriors. The Streaks lost the services of regular quarterback Jim Coiv ner on the afternoon of the Woodruff game when it was discovered he had fractured his right hand. Junior Jim Catlin filled in for Conner and did a creditable job. Practices for the Streaks this week stressed offensive drills to polish up the attack and considerable work on defense. Against Woodruff the locals were guilty of some errors on pass defense. Van Dyke anticipates some possible changes in the starting lineup but as it stands now the backfield should be the same with Catlin at quarterback, Fritz Menke and Terry Autmon at the halfback posts and Danny Stewart at fullback. Probable starters in the line are Larry Stinson and Mike Davis, ends; Barry Schumann :ind John Holmes, tackles; Don Maze and Gene Denisar, guards and Larry Foster, center. On defense Denisar will move to end while Tom Ekstrom will see action at safety and Bob Durbin at a linebacker post. Monmouth, Churchill In 7-7 Tie George Churchill Junior High drove to a touchdown after the opening kickoff Thursday but couldn't stay out in front and had to settle for a 6-6 tie with Monmouth. Fumbles were the downfall of the Churchill Gridders who bob bled the ball several times. One blunder helped set up the tieing touchdown for Monmouth. Monmouth scored from the three-yard line and missed the all-important extra point. However, Churchill was offside and the kick was good on the second attempt. George Churchill Ends—Hawkins, Turner, Parr and Jackson. Tackles—Weaver, Allen and An derson. Guards—Kreps, Jobe and Swan son. Backs—Johnson, Foster, Catlin Tate, LeMasters and Yaw. Ends — Brown, Stanton and Bethal. Tackles—Young and Meritz. Guards—Elliot, Kemmett, Ray and Baldridge. Center—Flllman. Backs—Kelley, Olson, Romine Burgland, Beal, Sheridan and Florence. Score by quarters: George Churchill 7 0 0 0—7 Monmouth O 7 O 0—7 Touchdowns — George Churchill, Catlin, 1; Monmouth. Florence, 1. Points after touchdowns,—George Churchill, Johnson, 1; Monmouth, Kelley, 1. First downs—George Churchill, 9; Monmouth, 1. READ THE CLASSIFIEDS! Open Bowling TONITE 8:30 P.M. 1576 N. Henderson 342-6171 Young Fans Brawl at Grid Game CHICAGO (AP) - Seventeen youths and seven girls were arrested by police Thursday after fighting broke out in the stands near the close of the Englewood- Hyde Park High School football game in Stagg Field at the University of Chicago. Police said no students were seriously hurt but many suffered minor cuts and bruises. Police estimated the crowd at the game at 1,500. Police said students reported that the fight had been planned for at least a week prior to the game and was not the result of the game, won by Englewood, 31 to 0. Police said the seven girls arrested ranged in age from 14 to 17. Twelve of the youths were between 17 and 21 and were charged with disorderly conduct. The other five youths, all juveniles, and the girls were released to their parents. BOB PETTIT will be one of m:« y stars seeing action tonight as the St. Louis Hawks and Cincinnati Royals clash at the Galesburg High School gym. Pettit is one of the leading scorers in the National Basketball Association and a bread and butter man for the Hawks. Tickets can be purchased at the door tonight with game set at 8:3*. Siwashers Make '63 Home Debut Football on a college level will make its 1963 debut in Galesburg Saturday afternoon when the Knox Si- washers arc host to the Grinnell Pioneers. The Pioneers, current Midwest Conference champions, do have one particular parallel with Knox—they haven't scored STRATEGY MEETING—Head coach Al Partin (far right) of Knox College and backficld coach Harley Knoshcr discuss plans for Saturday's home opener with co-captains Dave Eiss (14) and Gary Nics. The Siwashers battle the Grinnell Pioneers Saturday on the Knox field. Game time is 1:30. a single point yet this season. Grinnell, like Knox, opened the season last weekend and the Pioneers were completely throttled by a powerful Ripon team. The Siwashers dropped a 30-0 game at Bcloit after trailing only 7-0 at hnlflimc and 9-0 at the three quarter mark. So when the whistle signals the start Saturday afternoon a couple of point - hungry teams will be primed to break the Ice offensively. Such a setup could bring about n high scoring battle such as the 3421 Grinnell victory over the Siwashers last season. At least College Football to 'Open 9 Again By SANDY PADVVE As usual, most Big Ten teams ton, III., is the only Big Ten Con- UPI Sports Writer open with intersectional games ferencc battle. College football, apparently try- and the Ivy League teams will With the exception of Wiscon- ing to keep up with Broadway, be playing some traditional open- sin and Purdue, which plays at has another "opening" this week- ing game opponents. Miami (Fin.), the Big Ten teams end. Wisconsin and Northwestern, will be opening at home. It's the third of the season and which opened last weekend, will features eight of the Big Ten play Notre Dame and Indiana, re- teams and all the Ivy spectively, Saturday. The North- League squads. western-Indiana clash at Evans- Softball Finals CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP)—Aurora, 111. advanced to the finals of the Men's World Softball Tournament Thursday night by elimin ating Oxnard, Calif. 3-0. [/ Aurora will meet the defending champion Clearwater Bombers Friday night for the championship and will have to beat the Florida team twice to win. In the victory over Oxnard, Aurora held the team scoreless for seven innings behind the three hit pitching of Chuck Richard. Bob Barron tripled in the third to drive in two runs and Don Ropp singled him home. Earlier, Aurora eliminated Ok- ahoma City 5-0 and Clearwater whipped Oxnard 1-0. galesburg Register-Mail GALESBURG, ILL., FRIDAY, SEPT. 27, 1963 PAGE 13 Lombard Beats Canton, 7 -0 Lombard Junior High School scored in the fourth quarter Thursday night at Lombard Field to defeat a strong Canton team 7-0. Lombard's Jerry Crowell scored the winning touchdown when he went over from 10 yards out with just 15 seconds left in the game. He had excellent blocking from his teammates. The point after touchdown was scored by John Danielson. Lombard's defense was especially stingy, not yielding one first down to Canton nor allowing the visitors to pass the mid- field stripe. A number of Lombard players stood out on defense. In five years the Zephyrs have won three and lost two games in the Canton series. Lombard plays at Farmington Thursday. Lombard Danielson German Llpsky Burns Bern McCulloch Childers Stewart Kirkpatrick Crowd] Barragan le It lg c rg rt re qb lh rh fb Clark, Canton Weaver Harjes Fink Barnes VanDyke Ball Obeli Stalrwalt Meade Bilcher Brown Bowles, Subs—Lombard, Coleman, Glbb. Gulerrerb; Canton! Breece. WOlard, Kovscervich, Stanko. Tough Games Scheduled The schedule Includes Illinois- California; Iowa - Washington State; Michigan State-North Carolina; Michigan-SMU; Ohio State- Texas A&M; and Minnesota-Nebraska. Switching to the Ivies, Princeton opens against Rutgers in the 53rd meeting between the schools which played the first intercollegiate football game Nov. 6, 1889 at New Brunswick, N.J. Brown meets Columbia in the only league game while Cornell plays Colgate; Harvard plays Massachusetts; Dartmouth meets Buckncll; Penn faces Lafayette and Yale plays Connecticut. The nationally televised game between Southern California and Oklahoma should be one of the weekend's best. The Trojans are defending national champions while Oklahoma is favored to win tho Big Eight title. The game will be televised by CBS at 4:30 p.m. EDT. In the East the big ones find UCLA at Penn State and Washington at Pitt. The Nittany Lions unveiled a new "Swing-T" offense in last week's opening-game vic^ tory over Oregon and are fa vored to beat the Bruins Saturday. Pitt, which drubbed UCLA, 200, in Los Angeles last week feels it has its best squad since the m SAVE AT REED'S MEN'S AND YOUNG MEN'S GENUINE HAND SEWN LOAFERS Other Styles REED'S SELF SERVICE SHOES 328 East Main St. (Former Osco Location) OPEN UNTil 9 P.M. MONDAY AND FRIDAY OTHER DAYS UNTIL 5:00 P.M. Spirit of Notre Dame Back 195G Sugar Bowl team. Other Eastern Games Elsewhere in tho East, Cincinnati will be at Army; William & Mary is at Navy; Wichita plays at Boston College and Buffalo is at Holy Cross. In the South, the Missouri- Arkansas game should be one of the top battles of the season. Arkansas coach Frank Broyles came from Missouri and would like a big win over his former employer. Alabama, meanwhile, faces Tulane; LSU will be at Rice; Georgia Tech plays Clemson; Florida State meets TCU; Maryland faces South Carolina; Texas meets Texas Tech; and Duke plays Virginia in other Southern games. Further West, Syracuse is at Kansas; Colorado State at Air Force; Utah State at Wyoming; New Mexico State at Arizona State; Brigham Young at Arizona; Oregon at Stanford, and Colorado at Oregon State. ILLINOIS PREP FOOTBALL By The Associated Press (Chicago Area) Roosevelt 20, Marshall 6 Harrison 13, Crane Tech 0 DuSable 22, Hirsch 0 Tuley 28, Mather 21 Englewood 31, Hyde Park 0 both sides are hoping for high* powered attacks. Grinnell is expected to operate against Knox with a backfield featuring four experienced lettermen. The Pioneers will be directed by quarterback Dick Orchard and will have senior fullback Joel Goldman, and juniors Elston Bowers and Chip Clark at the halfback slots. Last year, Bowers gained 521 yards, while Goldman netted 508. If the Siwashers can stop the charges of these two hard-hitting runners, they could bottle up the Pioneers' attack. Last Saturday at Beloit, the Knox offense was led by halfback Don Harrington and fullback Dave Kiss. With an Injury to sophomore halfback Bob Brr.*silc, another Knox sophomore, P etc Holstrom, will be called upon this week to fill the gap. As usual, the quarterback position will belong to junior "Duke" Botthof, who was voted "most valuable player" in the opener. Both the Siwashers and Pioneers were surprised by the power of their opponent last Saturday. They'll be "no holds barred" tomorrow afternoon as each goes after victory No. 1. Kickoff time is 1:30. Favorite Cops Run for Pacers CHICAGO (UPD—Favored Miss Lustytown won the featured $3,000 Northern Illinois Colt Association stake for 3-year-old pacers Thursday night at Washington Park. Instinct Yates was second, and Melody Kid was third. Miss Lustytown, a lusty song filly, shot to the lead from the gate and won by four lengths. READ THE WANT ADS! COOLER TOMORROW Time to Insulate WHITE'S PHONE 342-0185 JOE'S SUPER LIOUQRS 2300 GRAND 343-9569 Barclay's Bourbon M $2.99 By JERRY LISKA I Devorc, who spans Notre Dame | Anderson, who coached Dcvore SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — It | tradition from the Knute Roeknc; during the 1930's at Notre Dame, may or may not be significant to! era through the more recent years • also have given counsel and corn- Wisconsin's Big Ten champion Badgers who open Notre Dame's football season Saturday, but the flame of Fighting Irish spirit appears re-ignited. Irish talent this season could be no better nor worse than during the past decade of Notre Dame's waning grid prowess, but "interim" Coach Hugh Devore definitely has something buzzing under the Golden Dome. TICKET Information The Black Hills PASSION PLAY Sept. 29 & 30 Call or Write Galesburg Register-Mail 140 S. Prairie 342-5161 of falling fortune following Frank i fort to Devorc. Leahy's departure a decade ago, has perked both the curbstone and genuine Irish alumni. Joe McArdle, now a South Bend insurance man and former "Captain Bligh" Irish line coach under Leahy, observe-:: "Not in 10 years have I seen such enthusiasm and spirit at Notre Dame." Former Chicago Bear and Irish star tackle George Connor this week donned grid garb and gave pointers to Devore's questionable tackles. Johnny Lattner, former Irish backfield great and now a Chicago restaurateur, watched a fall scrimmage and said: "I don't know how much backfield speed Notre Dame will have this fall, but the power and depth is there, better than I have seen in a few years." Huge Leon Hart, another great Irish pro contribution, and Hunk SHORT TRACK MOTORCYCLE RACES SAT. NITE, SEPT. 28-8 P.M. On U. S. 150 seven miles north of GALESBURG Wishful thinking by the old grads won't restore Notre Dame to its former lofty grid heights, but the rallying around the Irish green could ignite a long-missing spark in this once-famous football citadel. Devore, a freshman end in Rockne's final year before a tragic plane crash claimed the famed Rock's life and assistant under Leahy, Terry Brennan and Joe Kuharich, comments only that his team "has certain potential." '"We couldn't face a tougher opening opponent than Wisconsin, but if we can find any weakness, we'll work hard on it," said the 52-year-old Devore, whose said visage belies a crisp and thorough football approach. Wisconsin, already a 41-0 victor over Western Michigan, brings a swift, seasoned and brawny squad in the first Badger visit to Notre Dame since 1944. But like Notre Dame, the Badgers still are trying to find an established quarterback. Southpaw Harold Brandt, who saw little service behind brilliant Ron Ban- derKelen last season, will match wits and passes with Irish starter Denis Szot, an inexperienced junior — at least at the start. A crowd of 55,000 will watch tho Irish and Badgers collide for tho 15th game since 1900. The Irish hold a 7-5 edge in tho series with two ties. KOF-E BRAKE DONUT SHOP DELICIOUS CAKE DONUTB For Churches, Parties. School*. RETAIL — WHOLESALE Phon* 342-3509 87 S. Cherry POPOV VODKA $ 2 99 Qt. 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