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nhone 3-1111 r - n Arizona Republic. Phoenix, Saturday Morning, February 15, 194T '(Section Two) Page Three »rgi"- I I £J*» the orner, was ^ Sem lor the Tempe de-, 21 points for the frounces Tempe , Fcb . 14-The University 'i r „-..:„,, Lobos pot off ..efeatcd the liot- of Arizona State SSSSfrfTcrnpc, 51 to PEOR.A DOWNS MUSTANGS, 23-21; TOLLESON WINS *********************** Mesa, Ray Fives Gain Meet Final {here tonjg]* surr , P d dangorous- •frnix ^ e " li hns ] cr j hv Ray Tanj, but the ^'{ Or ward. drew . ..national . widencd ^g awav with one- and Gerald m and were at lhB Joncs ,, threat in the second ttling the WolfpacJrt "<* ,gto 33, but the drive died 5 1 thefobos went ahead to their 'ogs with 15 trailed him foS and McNabb Soz».f JOMJ.C PF FG 4 4 4 3 3 6 HortCT«af.K LesueurJI •TOTALS MEXICO FT Totals 5 13 6 15 3 16 17 11 46 . Gronar.: Hill.f NaimtnsM Citon.c Tmest* Millw.s PF FG 3 S . V. BOOTH TOTALS FT Totals S 21 5 11 0 4 n 2 0 0 16 19 13 51 „,,,(• New Mexico 28. Tempe IS. uSw« missed: New Mexico 4. "officiids: Klcolay, Referee: Rouse, Um- Clarkdale Stops Prescott Quint (Exclusive Republic Dispatch) PRESCOTT, Feb. 14—Clarkdale igh School's Wolves gained re- rage for an early-season setback v defeating the Prescott High ihool Badgers, 27 to 21, in a Northern Conference basketball pme here tonight It was the same ore by which Prescott won in the earlier encounter. Clarkdale took a 6-1 lead at the ind of the first period, but the Badgers came back to knot the toant at 11-all at the halftime in- jrmission. Clarkdale was out in front, 21-17, going into the final quarter. Rodriguez of Clarkdale took high- Mint honors with 15, and Morales hooped Frescott with seven. I The Clarkdale Junior High quint [defeated Prescott Junior High, 23', in the preliminary. o Tempe Prep Quint Handed 39-32 Upset T\/[ESA, Feb. 14—The cagers of - 1 -* 1 Ray and Mesa High Schools rolled into the championship finals of the East Central District basketball tournament here tonight, and will clash for the title at 9 o'clock tomorrow night. Ray sprung a surprise by polishing off the Tempe High Buffaloes, 39 to 32, and the Mesa Jackrabbits ran away from Hayden High's quintet, 48 to 23. Coolidge edged Casa Grande, 44 to 35, and Superior slipped by Gilbert, 26 to 25, in an overtime'thril- ler. to reach the semifinals in the consolation bracket, where they meet at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon. Tempe and Hayden clash at 3 p. m., and victors in those two frays will battle at 8 o'clock tomorrow night for the consolation title and the conference's third .entry in the state championship j tourney at Tucson, both Ray and Mesa already being assured of the right to compete. Tempe got off to a fast start tonight and led Ray 12-9, at the end of the first quarter. But the boys from the mining town hit thoir stride in the second and held a 2415 advantage at halftime. They increased it in the third, leading, 3020. Lopez, forward, paced the victors with 15 points and Owens, Tempe forward, scored 10 for his team. Mesa had its own way with Hayden after the first quarter, which was pretty even, with the Rabbits leading by only 8-5. At the half, however, it was 22-11 for Mesa, and i when the edge increased to 38-11 the Rabbit reserves took over and finished the tilt. Mesa led by 4115 at the end of the third. Junior Crum, Mesa center, scored 20 points, and Graham, a forward, led Hayden with 12. The Superior-Gilbert thriller saw Gilbert race to an 8-4 lead at Fort Thomas Stuns Globe, 38-32; Miami Cagers Also Reach Finals Holbrook Quint Downs Winslow HOLBROOK, Feb. 14— Holbrook Sigh School's basketball team tow its scoring machinery into ligh gear in the final quarter and Wealed Winslow High School, 39 to 31, here tonight Winslow was pressing the locals Willie Hoppe Clinches Tie For Billiards Meet Crown apparently had regained his touch against Bozeman. The red-haired Californian averaged a point an inning, but even his last stand, Hpppe again taking charge and running out his string. Hoppe had appeared shaky in most of his recent appearances, requiring more than 50 innings to polish off his opponents, but he (From Lnte Republic Edition Yesterday) (CHICAGO, Feb. 13—(AP)—Jay Bozeman, fast-shooting young Californian, fell by the wayside tonight, leaving only Willie Hoppe, defending champion, and Jake Schaefer in the battle for the world's three-cushion billiards championship. Hoppe, making his next to last appearance in the round-robin title tournament, defeated Bozeman, 50 to 35, in 35 innings, giving the champion 15 victories in 16 starts to clinch a tie for the title. Bozeman has lost four of 16 contests and has no mathematical chance to share the crown. Schaefer has won 13 of 15 matches. Hoppe. who now has won 37 out of his last 38 matches in title tournaments, jumped into a six-point lead in the first two innings of the match. Thereafter he led by five points or more all the way. He had a 25-to-lG edge at intermission and ran this to 31-20 shortly after the brief rest. . But Bozeman rallied with 12 points in four innings to reduce his deficit to seven points. That was pi _ this highly respectable mark left him trailing far behind the steady, 53-year-old New Yorker. Welker Cochran of San Francisco maintained his average of better than a point an inning in the tournament by defeating Art Thurnblad of Kenosha, Wis., 50 to 82, in 48 innings. Cochran, the only conqueror of Hoppe, can finish no worse than fourth. He has won 12 matches and lost four, scoring 810 billiards in 786 innings. * In the other matinee game, Art Rubin of New York ended his tournament schedule with a 50-to-44 triumph over Otto Reiselt of Philadelphia. The match, which required 60 innings, was Rubin's llth against six defeats. He trailed at one time in the match 41 to 30. Paul Lewis Flattens Katich In Fifth Round Of Slugfest (From Late Republic Edition Yesterday) TDAUL LEWIS of Phoenix, a swift young man with dynamite in both hands, nailed Eli Katich of Superior to the canvas with an explosive right late in the fifth round of their scheduled eight-round semifinal and put an end to a fight that completely stole the spotlight from the end of the first, then Superior: Legion Arena's headliner last night, forge ahead to lead by 14-11 at the! half and 20-15 at the end of the third. The score was 24-all when the whistle ended the fourth stanza, and in the overtime period Superior outscored Gilbert by a point to win, 26-25. Forward Sanchez led Superior with 10 markers, and Lamb, Gilbert forward, scored eight. The Bears of Coolidge High bounced back into the running fort Bowling Results (From Late Republic Edition Yesterday) BOWLING CENTER a slate title berth by downing Casaj A J. 1 Grande's Couars to ain the semi- •"•• four Grande's Cougars to gain the semi final spot in the consolation round. The Cougars gained the right to tackle the Coolidge five by Brothers. 2.-1S5 BAYLESS Markets No. 1. winning uraiKht points from Michener cm pom! i-J.32.1 cl limbed into second 1 U I,, fell behind 5>ve the hemp a dusting in the late Rages of the game. Al Heward paced the Holbrook Wring with 16 points and Orland Hatch tallied 10. Scott Freeman allied 10 for Winslow and was trailed by Jay Freeman, his brother, with eight. In the preliminary between sec- td teams, the Holbrook reserves trounced Winslow, 40 to 13. o- u Oi«.«.o« ! , u. ^u,.u ec . --- „ ..... fe when Holbrook j honors with -,3 poij f u> and j. Ar . - - - • - Dlace in the Phoenix Classic League last the _ Chandler, 31-2o, in a second-round : Trac , or an(1 Equipment Company, :.iH6- I consolation game this morning. ----Casa Grande started fast against Coolidgn and grabbed a 17-8 lead at the end of the first quarter and held a 23-17 edge at the half. The Bears hit their stride In the third period and went out in front by a 3330 count. Simmons of Coolidge took scoring Junior Netters Compete Today «| . • 9f r.reen tables climbed nut ol cellar nith a four-point sweep oter .Mission Inn. :,489-±.361. Leslie Evan« of Myers-Lelbcr had the merit's hlch series with :J!-19»-1S4—610. while J. Davidson turned In 580 (or Stale Tractors. A. ^. Baylcss topped hl« gulntet with S54. while Hank SaynT •498 wan hlch for .Mlrhener's. (Jeorec Snydcr »h<it 553 to take down honor* fur .Mission Inn. Konnl* Wrlcht chalklnc up K4 for (ireen liable*. Phoenix Auto Supply No. 1 w«nt on ; pin-spillmg campaign In the Phoenix lit the glove-scarred miner flush on the chin, and the victim bounced so hard that dust spiraled up from the canvas. The knockout blow, coming after 2:16 of the punch-packed fifth, was the third of a series that had Katich on the floor. Just after the second-round bell, Lewis sent a sizzling left hook to Katich's body and the veteran was down for nine. The second trip to the- carpet also was propelled by a left hook to the body and only the bell, sounding the end of the second, saved Eli from a kayo then. .. iuiii ., ........ _ ...... _.„ ........ _ ..... menta and Robinson topped Casa i American League. lo take the loop lead Grande with eight each. The Cougars were out in front all the way in their game with Chandler, holding a 9-4 edge at the end of the first quarter. Casa Grande led. 17-12, at the half, and 22-17 at the end of the third quarter. bv one point over El Sombrero Mexicano Cate and Western Cotton Products, which are tied for second place. The Auto Supply quintet grabbed four straight from O. S. Stapley Com^ 2.479-2.399. respective honors going 1- Love with 576 and Lynn lloggan with -4S9. Western Cotton and El Sombrero spilt ieven. the former team winning one game ' - — Solomon ) and ' totals. 2.219-2.1R2. Mike lingsworth of Casa Grande tied f or j team was scoring honors with 10 points each-i"' 1 ], 1 },^^ ran last month. Miss Critchfield will meet Bar- ingo Stakes of $20,000 value. Little of Chandler and Tip Kil- routed 494 for Cotton", while the Cate - - - ' led by Dr. Charles Van Epps Laundry scored « three-point triumph over Hawkinson Speedy Service. •"MS-" IRS. H. Yates counting 444 for Phoenix Laundry and C. O. Brown hitting 493 for the losers. Monroe School took three out of four from Alhambra In the Phoenix Teachers I.eacue. 1,351-1,303. 1. Correir* 398 wan hlch for the .winner., and Winnie Itldce's 367 top« for the loners. , „ Madisnn captured three from Lowell. 1 -r>'t-] '^l respective honors come to Helen Kincaid with 370 and Virginia Ir ... presented with four tor- hen Roosevelt w-as unable t< urned in games of 391. and 41" for 1.132. Vera Cochran hit 316 and Olive Criffis had high same of 144. Today's schedule: bara Blaine-in a first-round match at 9, and Mathews will match strokes with Raymond Gump at . „ jlO o'clock. Play in the February boys and j Boys finals will be played at ™ tennis tournaments will get!noon, and the girls title match will aider way on the Enranto Park 1 be played an hour later. at 9 °' c! °ck this morning! o 4 . .„ Mark Mathews and Leona' Whirlaway. a favorite to win; vine with p. •ntchfield defending the titles they the Kentuckv Derby, was sent to< ni'spn was me JXCIILU»-".V *^%.."^, f ----- -", ifpjt Florida to compete in the Flam-| bmvl Lends Helping Hand /s -Jfj£ FEEDER OF THE HUB OUTFIT,... HAS rdF?££ iMES AS MAW ASSISTS AS 4SO4Z.S.... :p-15 p. m.. Phoenix Noon-day League— Tinier* vs. Paperhangers; Cleaners vs. "sVni.. Phoenix National League—Phpc- ne.v Radio Company vp. Sun .Mercantile. PBSW vs. Capitol Drugs: O Connell Brothers vs. Vinson-Carter VVcstmghouse: Siltmore Laundry and Dry Cleaning Stockham's Coolers. GOI.nSPOT AIJ.KYS TJACON'S GP.1LL retained a one-point O i e ad in the Classic League by winning three point* from Motor Supply, as they totaled 2.152 against 2094. Butch Kappas was high for Bacon's with a 214 came and SSI series, and Neil Swaringen had a Jl game and 557 to lead Motor Supply. <:eorce Hartley rolled 136-190-204— 630 for hlch scries of the nlcht to lead Hemphlll Cotton «o a three-point victory over <iold»notler» who were paced by Lnrrtt* with 579. Hernp- hlll Cotton rolled camel! of 7ji.v,s»- 717 lo fake hlch team series for the ^'Truirroned 725-732-700-2.151 JU^^^^Wrt^^th)™: and \Vallv Kolberg was high for Gold- W N CT Porte'? Company. Apperson Painters. >nd" Daley', Electric Motor Service went nto a three-way tie for first place in the Commercial league, as N. Sorter won three points from Five Points Ice. with 2.B7!) against 2.60T,. Daley's Electric Motors Service won one came and total pins to get an even break with Apperson Painter?, and Elder Brau Beer won three and lost one to the Republic and Gazelle. Cnreda Towel supply won three and lost one to (he rpton'» Ice Cream team. Tonel Supply had hlch team c'rni with »5R. N. Torter and Company rolled high series of !,60«. Individual honors went to Joj *»«*••>» the Towel Supply with 24(1. Hteh Individual series went to Jimmy Thur- ?o'm E h f fs r0rl s'c r h edu, l e th ."fln"^ the TCA Catholic . League -inging^ Wo^^tion e spilling the maples Ladies four alleys. PI,A-MOR AUCADE •\TTALSH Brothers turned In a four-point W victory over Lovett's Plumberettes T>=il to "M>S3 last nieht. J. McCabe tOT^d Walsh with 464. while L. Mullens washirh for the Plumberettes with 609. Green Gable? took three points from International Insurance ^f 2 "^"'^^ Ga rSn nr n ?''stick's ta ''O43 S to > 2,040. Do™ margin 01 «> ani^vo, -. ^.. D ._ . led the way for Green D Matheison topped the arg thv McCleery Cabled with 460. insurance squad ^39=.,, ,„„„ ,„,. f^mTfirle'-r Z.091 to S 010 I»uell» Jones* 491 w-a» hlRh for the Tires, and MHdred Kotien topped Karle'i ith , with Babbitt Beauty Salon hit 2.157 In win- nine three points from the Grand Cafe The" Cafe squad"fall'ied^2.n9i_.Terlia King Toma'Sjed'JrandI Cafe and ClarS . 436. Shier, same went to Dorothy Me• R \v«n four points A 1 34 to 1.124. Harold ' poi ffitt lS R »1U1 529™ Juriiy Fulbrtght was The right-hand grenade out of nowhere ; (Exclusive Republic Dispatch) pIMA, Feb. 14—Fort Thomas High School's surprising cag- ers came through with their second stunning upset of the Eastern Conference basketball tournament by bouncing the strongly-favored Globe High School Tigers into the consolation bracket by a 38-32 score on the Pima High School gym floor tonight. The victory sent the Fort Thomas five into the finals where it will tangle with the Miami High School Vandals at 8 o'clock tomorrow night. Miami, with the regulars resting a good part of the time, trounced Thatcher, 62-32, tonight. The wins clinched state tourney berths for Fort Thomas and Miami. In consolation-round games today, Safford, shocked last night by Fort Thomas' 29-28 win, came back to drub Pima, 34-18, and Duncan, state champion the last three years, trounced Clifton, 35-18. Safford will clash with Duncan at 10 o'clock tomorrow morning, and Globe and Thatcher will match baskets an hour later. The two winners will tangle at 7 o'clock tomorrow night to decide third place and the third berth in the state tourney. Fort Thomas held a 5-4 lead at the end of the first quarter, and matched baskets with the high-riding Tigers until near the end of the half when Globe knotted the game at 15- all. Fort Thomas went out in front, 25-22, at the end of the third period, and then Francis Kelley, sophomore guard, came through with three baskets in the final minutes to give Fort Thomas the win. Norman Johnson, Globe forward, took scoring honors with 14 points, and Kelly counted 12 points for the winners. Miami had little trouble whipping Thatcher, the Vandals taking a 16-6 lead at the end of the quarter and boosting the margin to Phoenix Net Stars Win In Yuma Tourney (Exclusive Republic Dispatch) yhistlmg out of nowhere just when. 34 . 13 Mjami ]ed 4 <^ 23 goin | into t seemed that Katich might be tak-. the final stanza _ ng command of the situation. It] Frank Downs of Mjami set the scoring pace with 20 points, and Mullenaux was high for Thatcher with eight. Safford held Fima to two points in the first period to lead, 8-2, at the end of the quarter, and the Bulldogs held a 15-5 edge at the halftime intermission. Playing a tight defensive game, the Bulldogs were out in front, 24-7, at the end of the. third quarter. Granillo. Safford center, counter 10 points for scoring honors, while Hudson and Beals each counted five for Pima. Duncan's Wildkats got away to a flying start and held a 10-2 lead It was a heated, toe-to-toe slug-iover Clifton at the end of the aroo from the outset, and except! first quarter. The Trojans rallied for those three paralyzing blows, Katich gave as good as he received. Early in the fatal fifth, Katich staggered Lewis with a booming left to the head and just before he caught that last blow, he was handing the colored youth a fearful pasting in a neutral corner. Lewis, instructed in the gentle art of bending beaks by his brother, John Henry Lewis, former light- heavyweight champion of the world, weighed 148, Katich two pounds Face Robinson, the left- in the second period to trail, 13-9 But the Wildkats again hit their stride and gained a 25-12 lead a' the end of the third quarter. Rice of Duncan was high with 15 points, and Coronado led Clifton with five. more. Baby hook dispenser from Honolulu,, hammered out an easy decision i over Al Grayson of Los Angeles in' the 10-round main event, staged— strange as it seems—just before the Lewis-Katich thriller. Robinson, as tough and tireless as a dray horse, cut his rival into ribbons in the later stages of the fight, but Grayson, almost as durable as the transplanted Hawaiian, w a« still effectively vertical at the end of the fight. Little love was lost between the two and after the fourth and fifth rounds they kept slugging viciously after the bell and had to be pried apart by the hard-working referee, Phil Mata. Robinson bounced his opponent about the ring in the eighth with a series of tooth-rattling lefts and the assembled fans leaned forward, ready for the pay-off punch. But Grayson. shaky as he was, weathered the barrage and was tossing heavy body blows as the round ended. In other bouts, Billy Hale, 124- pound Coldwater puncher, out- pointed Al Gomez, 126, Los Angeles, in the special six; Johnny Martin, 116-pound Phoenix Indian, and Mike Delrosa, 116, Los Angeles, went to a six-round draw, and Damon Belindo, 135, drew with Kid Squires, 140, Phoenix, o- Wildcats Lose Frosh Line Star TUCSON, Feb. 14—(AP)—University of Arizona football losses from the freshman ranks reachec seven today with the departure o Charlie Kovatch, star tackle anc honorary captain of the 1940 Wild kitten squad. Kovatch withdrew from classes and left for his home in South Bend. Ind.. where his brother, Johnny Kovatch, is an end at Notre Dame. Tom Chintis, Hammond, Ind. halfback star, left two weeks ago Neither Kovatch nor Chintis had scholastic troubles. Five Frosh players left at the enc of the first semester because of scholastic difficulties. They were Barney McMahon, center, Chicago Gene Helms, back, Springfield, 111. Louis Trebar, back, South Bend John Nawara, guard, Detroit, and Bob Chamberlain, guard, East Chi- Benson Cagers Wallop Willcox (Exclusive Republic Dispatch) BENSON. Feb. 14—Benson High School's basketball team walloped Willcox High, 39 to 5, in a one- sided clash here tonight. Benson led by 9-4 at the end of the first, 12-4 at the half and then unleashed a scoring barrage. Johnny Graham, Benson center, paced his team with 15 points. The Willcox seconds triumphed over Benson, 22 to 16. o Tucson, Indian Fives To Clash The Tucson High School Badgers and Phoenix Indian School cagers will clash in a two-game basketball program on the Indian School floor at 7:30 o'clock tonight. The reserve quintets will op__. the program, and the varsity fives will tangle in the nightcap. The Tucson cagers are expected to encounter little difficulty in taking the measure of the Braves. lo 1.3:7. Andy Andtnum led the way for K nlth SO. 1 !, while Olrk Heath topped the T iquad with 806. The Pla-Mnr Valley League goes Into action at 8 o'clock tonight with Consolidated Motors meeting Montgomery Ward: Fannin's Hardware taking on Kalis Produce Company: Porter's tackling George"' Tire Shop: and Donofrio Confection! tangling with Southwest Flour and ~ Tucson To Meet Phoenix Elevens TUCSON, Feb. 14—(AP)—St Mary's of Phoenix, North Phoenix and Inglewood, Calif., high school were added today to the 1941 football schedule of Tucson High School, bringing the list of Badge, opponents to 10. The schedule: September 19, Nogales, there September 26, Bishee. here; Octo her 3, Pomona. Calif., here; Oc tober 10, St. Mary's there; Octo her 17, North Phoenix, there; Oc tober 24,' Mesa, here; November 7 Inclewood, Calif., here; Novembe 15: Phoenix, here; November 20 Yuma, there; November 28, Sant Barbara, Calif., here. Phoenix Coyotes Gain Semifinals Of Consolations 'DY A two-point margin, Peoria High School moved into the finals of the West Central Conference basketball tournament here last ight, defeating the North Phoenix High School Mustangs, 23 to 21. he close victory won for Peoria the right to meet Tolleson High School, vhich defeated Scottsdale earlier, for the conference championship yUMA, Feb. 14—Two Yuma racket-wielders, one Tucson tetter and two Phoenicians sur- ived opening day play in the Ari- :ona closed tennis tourney's singles lere today. One Phoenician, one of the tourney's most highly-regarded en- rants, was Homer Richards, jr., .•inner over Harvey Miller of Yuma in the first round by a 6-4, 3-3 count. He drew a second- ound default from Dr. Alan Hicks of Tucson to advance to tomorrow's round. The other was Audrey Barnard, defending women's singles champion, who easily disposed of Lois Barbour, Phoenix, 6-0, 6-1, and will play Evelyn Tomlinson of Phoenix in the finals Sunday. Miss Tomlinson defeated Louise Armistesd of Yuma, 6-2, 6-0. Herb Labensart of Tucson coasted through the first round on a iye and then defeated Dutch Solomon of Phoenix, 6-0, 8-6, in the econd round. Solomon had de- eated Kennedy of Yuma, 6-3, 6-3, n the previous round.. The Yumans in tomorrow's round will be Clare Ries.en, victor over Jerry Foster of Phoenix, 6-2, 6-2, in the second round and the vinner of tonight's match between )utch Liedig and Clarence White. Coster defeated Clyde Shields of Yuma, 7-5, 6-3, in the first round and- Riesen drew a bye. Liedig and White were also given passes hrough the opening frame. Labensart will meet the winner of the Leidig-White match tomor- •ow and Richards will match strokes with Riesen. In the men's doubles, the combine of White and Reisen defeated Richards and Ormond Parke of Phoenix, 9-7, 6-0, and will meet Foster and Douglas Miller of Phoenix tomorrow. The latter team drew a first- round bye. Labensart and Solomon will face LeidiR and Shields tomorrow in a first- round doubles encounter. In the mixed doubles, Harvey Miller and Dorothy Cutler of Yuma defeated Lyda Branham and Bob DeHart of Tempe, 6-1, 6-4; Louise Raley and Riesen defeated Miss Barbour and Foster, 6-4, 6-3 ant Miss Tomlinson and Solomon defeated Elizabeth Rose and Norman Finn, 6-2, 6-4: Mrs. Barnard and Labensart drew a bye. In the semifinals tomorrow, the Barnard-Labensart team will face Miss Cutler and Miller and the Raley-Riesen duo will play the combination of Miss Tomlinson and Solomon. In the junior men's singles, Harry Powell of Yuma defeated Parke S-6, 4-6, 6-0, Richards drew a bye and Doug Miller of Phoenix anc Finn will meet in a first-round game tomorrow morning, with Richards meeting the winner. In the junior men's singles, Farke defeated Harry Powell of Yuma, 8-6, 4-6, 6-0; Richards drew a bye, and Miller of Phoenix and Finn will meet in a first-round game tomorrow morning, with Richards facing the winner. Parke will meet Foster in the other game tomorrow. Foster and Miller gained a first round bye in the junior men's dou bles and will meet Ernest Pan crazi and George Leon, who alsc drew a pass, tomorrow. Finn anc Powell will play Richards anc Parke who defeated Branham anc DeHart, 6-4, 6-2. Leah Joe Carr of Tempe defeated Ruth Ann Lipscomb of Tempe ii the junior women's singles and wil meet Miss Raley, who drew a bye tomorrow. Also drawing a bye was Chick Brewster of Phoenix who will meet Miss Branham, 6-3 6-3, victor over Louise Armisteac of Yuma. Bill Steierc will meet Slater and Bert Townsend will meet McClung In the matches for boys 15 years old and younger tomorrow. All are Yuma players. Bill Berry and Leroy Conrad only entrants in the division for boys 13 years old and younger, wil play for the title Sunday. In a match for girls under 15 Verda Raye Donkersly defeatec Norma Dale Hyatt, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Sh will play Sue Ellen Cain tomorrow Miss Cain drew a bye. Finals in most divisions will be played Sunday. Axbabes Beat Gil a Cagers ^LAGSTAFF, Feb. 14— (AP)—The Frosh cagers of the Arizona tate Teachers College at Flagstaff ame from behind to wallop Gila unior College, 61 to 50, here to- ight. Gila was in front, 28 to 25, at the alt and held the advantage until midway in the second period. Bill Casson, Flagstaff guard, set e pace with 17 points, one more lan a teammate, Tom Cantrell, enter, contributed. Delbert Lee, ila guard, tallied 15. The teams meet again tomorrow. banning Snubs Terry's Request MIAMI, Feb. 14—(AP)—Harry )anning, the New York Giants' No. holdout, failed to appear as the _rst Giant squad held its initial aring workout today. Danning, 'ho is asking a considerable in- rease over last year's $15,000 salty, failed to heed Manager Bill 'erry's request to come to camp nd talk over their differences. "I received word from our New fork office that Harry has wired flat refusal to report until his ontract differences are settled. So ve simply decided to let him rest," aid Terry. He also said he had old Gabby Hartnett to get into con- ition as quickly as possible. Cardinals Sign Four Players ST. LOUIS. Feb. 14— (AP)—The Cardinals added four more players o the signed-contract list today. ------ " out- anc St. David Jars Tombstone Five (Exclusive Republic Dispatch) TOMBSTONE, Feb. 14—The St. David" High School cagers romped to a 39-29 victory over the Tombstone High School Yellowjackets in a Southern Conference basketball game here tonight. The visitors gained a 10-9 margin at the end of the first quarter Ind were out in front. 20-13, at the half. St. David led, 29-22, going into the final period. Judd of St. David took scoring honors with 15 points, and Charles Rockhill led Tombstone with 13. The local cagers have been playing without the services of their coach Joe B. Wisdom, who has been ill the past two weeks. The St. David reserves won the preliminary, 19-17, in an overtime contest. —o Yale football, though de-emphasized somewhat in late years, gets $30,000 a year for broadcasting privileges. - - Defender Loses In Golf Tourney ST. AUGUSTINE. Fla., Feb. 14— (INS)—Dick van Kleek of Pont Vedra, Fla., one-putted five green this afternoon to overtake Bobbj Walker, defending champion, o Jacksonville, and win his semi finals match, 2 and 1, in the nation al championship of golf club cham pions. Completing the morning 18 tw down. Van Kleek pulled up even o the 13th of the afternoon round an went on to win. Bill Stark of Jacksonville won h semifinals match over John Moye of North Hills. Pa., 6 and 5. Stark and Van Kleek will mee in 36-hole finals tomorrow. Camacho Offers Oil Field Bil MEXICO, D F., Feb. 14—(AP)— Pres. Manuel Avila Camacho toda submitted to the special session o congress a bill which would reope Mexico's rich oil resources to pr vate expioitat.on and apparent! clear the way for the resumptio of operations here by the Unite States, British and Dutch com panies expropriated by Lazaro Car denas, former president, in 1938. The presidential message accom panying the proposed legislation however, mad? it clear the govern ment intended to safeguard its f nancial interest in any exploitatio of its petroleum fields. Infielder Johnny Hopp, ielder Garden Gillenwater Pitchers Howard Krist and Sam ^Jahem were the latest additions. Hopp, from Hastings, Neb., is ohnny Mize's understudy at firsl lase. Gillenwater, not quite 23 •ears old, had a .305 batting average with New Orleans and the Cards last year. Nahem and Kris were one-two in earned-run effec- iveness in the Texas League last eason. Dodgers Receive Cuban Welconn HAVANA, Feb. 14—(AP)—An enthusiastic welcome was accorded members of the Brooklyn Dodgers vho came here from Miami in two planes today to begin their spring :raining period. The group, headed by Larry Mac Phail, president, was met by Cuban government officials, several h'un dred fans and a band. A parade o motorcars and-police escorted them to their hotel, with a stop at the presidential palace for greetings torn aids of President Fulgencio Batista, who was absent from the lalace at the time. Players who were not in train ng camp tonight are due by boa :omorrow, when Manager Leo Jurocher has scheduled the f workout at Tropical Stadium. o Title Retained By Lobo Boxer (From Late Republic Edition Yesterday) ALBUQUERQUE, N. M., Feb. 13 :AP)—Austin O'Jibway, 22-year-ok *Jew Mexico University footbal' player, retained his Rocky Mountain Amateur Athletic Union re- ;ional heavyweight championship :onight with a decision over Sterl "ng Ingram, Denver colored fighter Both fighters were badly battered at the final bell. There were no knockdowns as the two men stooc toe-to-toe and slugged. The judge were, split 2 to 1. O'Jibway weighed 205; Ingram 184. TempeFrosh Grab Easy Win (From Late Republic Edition Yesterday) TEMPE, Feb. 13—The frosh cagers of Arizona State Teacher College here handed the Lily Ice 3ream five of Phoenix a 52-3^ trouncing in a practice game o; the college gym floor here tonight Ted Olea and Fenton Overson lee the frosh with 12.points, and Tec Sarland topped the visitors with 1 in the rough tilt in which 29 per sonal fouls were called. at 9:15 o'clock tonight. Both finair ists, however, will compete in the state prep cage tourney at Tucson. Peoria's Panthers held a rather slim 14-to-10 lead at the half, after setting up a 9-2 margin in the first quarter, in which North Phoenix scored only two free throws. Both teams seemed ineffective n basket work the first two stan- as. Gilbert Fierros, new Peoria aptain, carried the scoring load or his team. The Panthers put Wacker to . watching Bill Greer of the Mustangs, but when he collected three personal fouls before the half they withdrew him. to,, let him rest awhile. Greer net-. ted his first basket after. Wacker left the fray. Tolleson roared into the finals of the championship bracket In a decisive 46-to-24 shellacking of Scottsdale High School. Zip Zaragoza, Tolleson forward, on his game for the first time in. he tourney, scored 18 points to lead the Wolverines to victory. Tolle- on went into the finals without be- ng seriously pushed, though the ;ame was fast and rough. Zaragoza scored on the opening :ip-off, and bucketed three more in he opening period, which Tolleson iinished with a 16-6 edge. The Beavers tightened their defense in the second, battling Tolleson on close-to-even terms, but trailed by 12 points with the score 26-14 at the half. Chesley Cook, center, carried, the Wolverines, while Scott*-• dale scoring was split among four players. Zaragoza got going again in the third, boosting; his point total to 16, and Tolleson held a 34-20 lead. Bob Chastain, guard, paced Tolleson' in the last-quarter assault on the basket which soon became a run-away. Chastain collected 12 points, second high in individual scoring for his team. Joe Pastorino, Scottsdale forward, paced his mates with eight markers. Glendale and Phoenix Union High School quints romped into the semifinals of the consolation tournament with easy victories. The Phoenix Coyotes disposed of Gila Bend, 36 to 10, and the Glendale Cardinals established a tournament scoring record in dispatching Litchfield Park, 63 to 35. The Coyotes loafed their way into the lower bracket of the consolation semifinals. The varsity held Gila Bend scoreless through the entire first period, first time that has happened to any team in the tourney, -- and were- ahead, 15-0. The Coyote reserves took over, froze np in the second quarter and could get only four points Phoenix leading, 19 to 1, at the half. Eddje Gallardo, Coyote forward. joined the reserves and looped in four baskets in the third, at the close- of which Phoenix led, 30-6. Gallardo took high-point honors with 10 markers. Sonny Swift, Gila Bend guard, led his team with five. The Glendale-Litchfield Park set- to opened as though it might become an upset, the Owls starting strong and leading, 13-9, at the quarter. 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