Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on February 27, 1959 · Page 8
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Pampa, Texas
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Friday, February 27, 1959
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STARTING POINT Pampa, Odessa Clash Saturday For Trip To State Tournament By KfcO bally Jfews Sports fritter JPampa's Harvesters and Odessa's Bronchos lock horns Saturday at 8 p.m. in a battle of unbeaten teams. The game, to be played In Harvester Field House, will decide the regional championship, and the winner will go to .the slate, tournament in Austin. March 8- t t (irts.ssa ira» « «»• tailing streak of 29 games, all this year. Pampa has won 41 in a row — 28 this season and 13 last year. The Harvesters, defending slats champions, will b» shooting for their sixth trip to the state tournament in seven years. The Harvesters have won three state championships under Coach Clifton McNeely. In 1953, '5-1, and '38. Mo.Neely's teams have won an even 300 games. The short but potent Bronchos appear to be the major obstacle between the Harvesters and a fourth state title. The two teams, on paper, are about as equal as they rolild be, but the homft court shoutcf give Pampa an Advantage. The Harvesters have not lost ai home since the spring of l§5f. Shooting Percentages Both teams have a. great offense, *. fine defense, balance ftmang the starters, outstanding rebounding ability, and a. tremendous shooting percentage. Both Odessa and Pampa won handily over their bi-district opponents. The Harvesters walloped Wichita Falls" Tuesday night. 573?: and the Bronchos Ihumped El Paso Bowie, 68-55. Over the full season, Odessa hm outscored its opponents 2032 to 1531, an average of 70 to 53. The Harvesters have outscored their opponents 1877 to 1351, an average of 66 to 49. From the floor, the Harvesters have oulshot the Bronchos, percentage-wise, 50.8 to 46.5, b ti t most of Odessa's shots were from the outside. From the free throw line Pampa has the edge, 71.3 to 68.7. All starter* Mil 2fm Rvfiry starter on b'oth teams fs Above the 200 mark in scoring. Odessa's left sibrers, Jack White and foon Brownleee, are ahead of Pampa's number one and two men, Coyle VVinborn and Mack Lay ne. Through In* regular season. While scored 559 points and Brownlee 413. Winborn tallied 481 and Layne 378. While, Brownlee, and Winborn are all - stale candidales. VVinborn and Brownlee are considered the most valuable men on their respective teams. Both are great all-around ball players, as well as good scorers. Brownlefi Is the field general of his tsam. Winborn is considered one of the best players ever produced by Pampa. Parnpa Is Taller The Harvesters have a three Inch iuight advantage over the Bronchos, averaging 6-3 to Odessa's 6-0, but the Bronchos have given away height many limes this season and still controlled the "backboards. .In rebounding, the learns appear to be as equal as in other departments. Three men ftti each team have snagged more then 200 off the board.?. The offense and defense of both teams are aim'lar, with alight variations. Both are deadly on the fast break, but both <:av\ also work the ball in for a shot if ner- fissary. Both use primarily a zone defense. Their main difference is that Ode.isa shoots mostly jump and set shots from outside, while Pampa fire.s from both outside and under the basket, with equal effectiveness. Both teams use their reserves very sparingly, but both have a couple of very capable substitutes. For the Bronchos, they are Audis Cox, 8-9, who has scored 80 points; and Larry Glast, 5-8, who has scored 44. For the Harvester.*, it, is ,loe Timms, 5-11. who has tallied 78 points; and Phillip Gist. 5-11, who has netted 64. Against common foes, it's the. same story as in just about everything else — bolh have equally well. Odessa whipped Monterey 78-ftft: Lubbork, t4-«1; Amarillo, 68-17; Tasrosfl. 59-31; and San Angelo, 72-61 and 73-5S. Thd Harvesters downed Monterey,'52* 49 and (S6-46; Lubbock. 71-67 and 62-30; Taseosa, 73-36 and 70-38: Amniillo, 5<-43 and 61-10; find San Angelo, 90-64 and 75-50. Starting LlniMijn Starters for the Harvesters will be Coyle Winborn, 6-4: Laynn, 6-5; Charles Minor, 5-11, the field gen* era! who has scored 281 points; Bob Gindorf, 6-<l. wno has scorp.d 238 points; and Craig Winborn. fl-3, who has tallied 209 point.". (AH scoring; figures are throtiffh the end of the. regular season. No Individual, bi-districl scoring figiir- PS are available for Odessa, fn hi- district scoring is not included for either team.) Odessa's probable starter? me Brownlee, 6-1: White. 5-S; David Harris, 6-3, no exact point totals available: ,lanif>s Birdsnng. 5-tt, 20fi points; Stanley Winter, 6-1, 298 points. ALL-STATERS NAMED FOR AA 8 Untied Press international Three youngsters who starred in the state high school basket- bail tournament last year headed averaged 19 points; Tommy .Tone 6-5 ! ,i junior center from New London who averaged 20.1, and Tinker Davidson, the 5-8 m'gtity mite the 1939 Class AA all-stale school- from Devine who averaged 17, boy care team announced loday Honorable mentions included: by'the Texas Sporls Writers Assn.' Harvey Holiman. Rockdale; Richard Inman, six-foot junior Dale West, Bellon; Larry Patter- forward from Belton; Dan Cobb, jSon, Atlanta; Hai Radcliff, Dim- 6-Uij sen'or forward from Semi- j mitt; Jlmmv Keller, Terrell; Don nole, and Bennie Lenox, six-foot i Campbell, Bonham; Harold Jack- junior guard from Clear Creek json, Lancaster; Milton Mickey, were mainstays on teams that jLockney; David Rhode, Smith- competed in the state tourney iniville; James Hefferman, Taylor; 1958. I Jerry Whitsett, Sundeen; Cotlon Rounding out the 1959 all-stale team were James Thompson, Bowie's talented 6-2 senior center, and Daniel Curtis, the high- Thompson, Stamford; Hugh Taylor, Clear Creek; Johnny Barnes, Whitesboro; Jimmy Short. Posl; Jerry Arnold, Linden-Kildare; FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 1959 «t Baton Rouge Open Competition Starts scoring senior guard from New Pen 'y Henderson, Pittsburgh Tony Boston | Ellis, Crockett; Sandy Sands, New was a starter for Bel- ndon; Je ' West ' ton's state champions last year, and he's been ever better this -ea- son. BATON ROUGE. La. iUPl> — .folinny Pott of Shreveport. La., looms as an unexpected favorite an the championship play in the $15,000 .Baton Rouge open golf tournament gets underway today. Pott fired the only below-par round Thursday to lead a field of «7 pros and amateurs who qualified for berths in the tourney. However, the former Louisiana State University golfer has yet to' pion Ken Venturl „. Daly Cay,; Calif., Ernie Vossler. Gene Littler,! Burrows, Atlanta; Bobby McKin- liy, Bowie; Orville Welch, Bowie; averaging 22.6 points and 15 ^ obb >' ,, Dan , iels ' Dlln ^" ville< rebounds per game. j Tomm >' Muecke - Karnes Ot - v ' Cobb averaged 15 points In Seminole's first 27 games, hitting 53 per cent of his field jroal attempts. Although hi? scoring- average wasn't outstanding, he spent much of district play on the reserves Shelley Mayfield. Wesley Ellis, PEE WEE RESULTS Sam Houston handed league- in piling " Up bi?f mar §' ins : leading Woodrow Wil.son it s first Three Colleges Get NCAA Bids By TIM. JMORIARTV United Press International I All • America candidate .Teiry i Weal and second-string guard Lea (Patrone handled the bulk of the DePaul, Idaho Slate and thej sco ,. ing for , ne Mollnta j neer! ,. wno University of Portland crashed thp| opened a 15 ., lcart jn Ule fjr , t fjve | NCAA major college baskelball | minutes and merely toyed with tournament today, while t)art-| Dav idson the rest of'the "way. Pa- mouth and California will attempt; trone sr . ored 22 pninUl w hile'\Vi»st, to sew up bids to the same shin.| wno p , ayed on]v . 22 „,,„,„„, dig tonight. iadded 18 ; The latest three nominees nc- j oeorge Washington used a 7.011« cepled "at large" invitation?.; defense to bottle up Virginia Portland, which has a 16-7 record Toch's Bob Ayersman, who failed with two games remaining, will to g( . oie fl baaket in the fir , t haU play DePaul it 1-8) at an tmdeter- and wound ,, p wj(n onlv five mined site early next month. The , poinls . The colonials, who l»d winner will meet Kansas Slate's lf ,. om tne stn ,.,_ were pared by Big Right conference ehamnions! acne Quarilia (24 poinlsi. Bill in the Midwest regional? at Law- ;Tp]asky M6| and Blll , kv McDon . rence, Kan., March 13. ' a j d | 15 ^ Idaho State (17-5), appearing: in .,.„'. , . „ ^ * A 26-poml performance hy Roy orri seventh straight lake on the Border Lange carried William and Mary home in front of Richmond, hut BOB GIEGEL ... score to settle Doug Ford and a host of oihers. i ,in a. 21-3 season. defeat of the season Thursday in Pott shot a one-undet-par 71 \ Lenox, Who made the, all-tour- Kiwanis-Optimist p«e wea league over the 6,478-yard Baton Rouge Country Club course, which still nament team at Austin, sets a!play. new school record in nearly every lay soggy after two davs of!£ ame - He averaged 19.5 through ** """• *" i 4-V, _ /;,.„* r*X —« —* — — I* I t H « ~ i f\ — — M drenching rains. the first 35 games, hitting 40 per In general scores rain high with| cent of nis n ° 01 ' shots and 83 P er victory. In other six grade action, one 78 qualifying. Twelve othersj cent °' his free throws. Sam Williams scored 12 points, more than the Wilson team, to lead Houston to a. convincing 29-10 Giegel to Return To Ring Saturday shooting 78s, however, were eliml-l Thompson scored 798 points in A wrestling promoter returns to the more active end of Ihe Stephen F. Austin topped Horace ness Saturday night at Top O' the NCAA championship for a rei time. will ; Conference , representative. not. vet deter- 1 " 16 °Penmjr round SC onng mined, in the Far Wesi regional*, i wenl l " Cllad ^ *"««* Art MussM- The winner will plav si. Mary's" 13 "' who tallle « ™ "* aiiuit ^ i Calif.), the We.«l Coast confer- nl8T1 ' ence champion, at San Francisco.' Cincinnati Be«t* l)iif|iie<in« March 13. ; Oscar Robertson continued his C«n Clinch Ties ; season-long drive toward his .«cn- Dartmouth can clinch at least fl! «nd straight national scoring tie for first place in the Tvv championship with a ,19 - point League by beating Princeton ."P'ui'Ke that sparked third-ranked again tonight on the Tigers' homei cim ' innali to an 8 *- fi!) victory over court. The Indians, 11-0 in the: Diiqtiesne. The "Big O" had help league, handed Princeton MO-li its' fo|- a change a.« Ralph Davis add- first conference loss last Saturday | ft d 23 points and Mike Mendenhall Mann, 28-18, and Baker helping DiBiase. This irked Oieg- at Hanover, N.H. el not only because of tinwai rant-1 CaliforniH. leading the Pacifi _ ._, , ed interference with the card he coasl Conference with an 11-2 the Skyline Conscience title by contributed 19. I'tah moved a step closer to meet the stiff competition of manyinated in a sudden-death playoff, (helping Bowie to a 26-4 season in.Lamar 22-17. r .. ... . , ^— , , i t i n i o fi-il i»*fV» CQ a e-r»ri an a o(ot*laf TM ft f i V» *v nros on the PGA winter tour who Eight players shot 72s to'trail| his fourtn season as a starter. | In fifth grade games, Houston (ling- matches, takes on Bulldog^ ..,, »« . i & • . _» • _ _ _ ^ - »_ I r^iu'ti a tra innrl nTl.atate It no Ar a. \»r\n r\\rt* »* \\f'\ \t-nn A n e>+i n txvnni **.** r»i*.,.u« _ : .•» « *-..« .A **- - «-.«i ,,u were exempted from qualifying. These include defending cham Pott. No top-ranking professionals edged Texas Sportsmen Club. Bob Cleg- promoted, but because Funk is rec o.d, al ? o can clinch at least a outlasting Brisham Vonn" 7R-71 el, promoter for the Pampa wies-j his partner on a television show.; tie for first place by knocking off in overtime. ' Center Pearl Pol. gained all-stale honora-^von over Wilson, Austin loppled . were eliminated from the contesl, Dle mention last year, averaged < Mann, and Baker stopped Lamar. Televised Fight Slated Tonight —:, in q ua ]i(yi n g rounds. | 25 P oinls P er £ a ™<?, making him 1 A field of 108 pros and 26 ama- the highest scoring player in New BAHAMA FACKS OREAVKS Plechas in a grudge match. teurs entered qualifying rounds for the 72-hole medal play tournament. Championship play continues i through Sunday, with a double NEW YORK (UPI)—Gene (Aceh e 36 holes sche duled for the Armstrong, unbeaten middleweight| fina) day lo make up (or tne de . contender of Elizabeth, N.J., is|] av cau s e a by rain, favored at 3-1 to whip Halo Scor-;_ ' tichini, champion of Italy, tonight' in their TV fight at Madison Square Garden. Slender, exceptionally fast Armstrong seeks his 17th straight professional victory in this lO-rounder, which will be televised and broadcast nationally by NBC. Muscular but speedy Scortichini It launching another American invasion after two years of cam- M paigning In Europe. Black-haired I Cabot No.* Italo is trying to crash into the K«» w an«. Oil Co. top 10 rankings and move toward Hawkins iv a title shot. j Panhandle Lumber Ray a TV Hoover Oil Co. H, Cabot No. 3 § i Pai'ker Welding .J Parsley Sheet Metal Humble Oil Co. Boston's Northeast Texas sector. I NEW YORK (UPI) Second team choices included Dan? Nicewander of Denver City, Middle- wef<>-hts Yama Bahama of Bimini. B.W.I., and Wilf Greaves of 20.2; Lnn Wilson of Semi- I Giegel challenged Plechas after [Southern California. "And the Bears'larri's tip-in basket provided lhe •last week's monkey shines, and; W ill be home free if Idaho can Utes with 'their margin of victory. Giegel was a Drelty salty mat-|' his week's card is the result. ; upse t Washington ifl-4). . Manhattan virtually clinched a man before he tinned promoter, I Wrestling Commissioner Doc, West Virginia got off to a blast-1 berth to lhe ' and stil.Ms for that mailer. Plech- [Miller ordered Pleches from the ing start in the Southern Confer-! Tournamen , , «, B . bout at Madison Square ' as Is also one of the more rugged building after his shenanigans, ence Tournament Thursday by' ove ,. lime victcuv over St John's wrestlets operating in this area. ar >d he i.s now in tvouble with the (spanking Davidson, 100-65. for Ks' wni( .. n nas H i r p a( | y accepted a bid Both men have scores to settle Commission. The Funk - DiBiaseUsth consecutive league victory. : , 0 the Neu . Yf)lk t . )asilif . y, in the main event match ] rnatch became so violent in the The Mountaineers, who are heavy j „ „,-,,„.,. \, ",'ho' ••-. will go iwo oul of three second fa " thal Refere « La "'. v favorite, to win the tournament; And "' anolllel of !hose ' 1ee P lim« limit. The^ r '»' 11 declared it no contest. °»° and its accompanying bid to lhe "' Olivpl ' M " ;h " CZECHS BEAT YANKS | PRAGUE, Czechoslovakia (L'PI) i -Czechoslovakia's national ama- .teur- ice hockey team defeated a first match begins at 8:30. Their bitterness against each other stems from a match last week, in which neither was enter- «-• - •" H««l| I h>J H V *_ IJl I 1 t/l» ! 1 ) I 1 I t IJI\| \\t 1.1 1 ti , , i-t t i • In the semi - final scrap. Jap- NCAA championship, will meet'"?? 8 L °"7 e >' awned "' W! '- v ' lftst , - n , I C r ill I «*O t O') ft C\\ lltQl ,tr, ill t*n\\ nA t 1. * anese bad man Tyro Myaka, William and Mary in tonight's who has made more enemies In;semifinal round. the ring than he can count, takes | William and Mary opened with Olivet, 22-6. Olivet i-onli-nlled tha btll Joi 32 miiniltt-. took only eight shots arid made two. Hopi ed. on Tommy Phelpa. Ian 87-69 triumph over'Richmond. ! ( ' onverled nlne nf H SIlPm Pl«. United States squad, 8-3, Thurs- eu ' Two of the more colorful mat-[while George Washington upset! day night at Prague's Winter Sla- j Plechas interfered in the firfil j men in the area tangle in a ape-1 Virginia Tech, 85-67, and now' dium. The game was a tuneup forjfall of last week's Dory Funk- cial event, when Wild Red Berry must face The Citadel, a 93-88 vie- next week's world championships. jMike Dibiase main event, by [matches holds with Ray Clements, lor over Furman. Rend The News Classified Ails.., PARKWAY LEAGUE CELANESB LEAUC.'K T»am 11 21 19 19 IK 15 H Team Maintenance No. 2 Maintenance No. 1 jji Area VII , 3 i Engineers M j Area VIA RESULTS 11 21 10 22 'Atea I Laboratory Area Iv Accounting Area III Area II High Team Game: Hawkins' T. O ffjce V., 1005 High Team Series: Cabot No. 2, 29 H High Individual Game: C. Hunt- 42 44 52 f>6 60 65 6« Sophomores Assure Fine FIGHT RESULTS United Press International NEW YORK (UPI)—.lose Tor re*, 163, Puerto Rico, stopped J er 214 Eddi« Wright, 161!i, Philadel-| High Individual Series phla (51. i Smith, G. M. Burke. 545 PORTLAND, Ore. (UPI)—Bobby I ...--. — Hicks, 334, Seattle, Wash., out- HU-ANO LEAGUE ported Teddy (Red Top) Davis, ' Tea|M vv , w 3 30 1 29 W L W L 4 0 68 3S 1 3 65 39 3 1 62 3 1 80 0 4 52 1 3 51 >•< 54', 1 3 oO'a 53'; 0 4 48 56 4 0 48 3 1 44 3 1 39 1 3 38 High Team Game: Area II, 783 j High Team Series: Area VII, DALLAS (UPIi— Coach Glen'real nuisance to the opposition in heave than it does anything efse.! 2286 Rose's Arkansas Razorbacks, the closing days of a campaign j He starts the one-handed push' High Individual Game: H. Crad- have done little to loot about injthat has lost some of its thrilltj with the back of his hand almost Future For Ark By ED KITE United Pres* International Pal Foster have developed to the point where they have been a ansas Team His form looks more like a; backing away as il does from weight man getting off a shot put ' Team Hiland Lbr. l Parnpa Pt. & Glass 3 i Trail Electric 4 0 27 i Clement Cleaners 4 0 24 | Wards Minit Mart 3 l J6 AUSTIN (UPI) —Jack Swarth-; Hi]and Homes 0 4 is 1 , ou|, assistant football coach al the colonial Inn 1 University of Texas, has accepted: Coca cola 0 136, Hartford, Conn., (10). TEXAS ASSISTANT TO WASHINGTON K. 10 n 13 16 24 3 24-,- duck. Maint. No. 1, 200 High Individual Series: Keel, Area VII, 559 LONE STAR l.KAUUK Team W L W M. E. Moses 2 Groniriger 1 Pampa Ice 2 White House Lb. 3 Anderson Wst. 1 Frank Dial 3 Skellvlown Auto l set position. He's an aggressive defender outside and under the basket as well as on the attack and his 200. 3 13',;i 26',i Thompson's RX 3 4 5' 85 Cree Drl. Co. 2'.j 2 3 1 I 3 1 : ?.' s 1 B3', : 53' this year's Southwest Conference .because Texas Christian already j level with his shoulder and the Joe basketball race, but a trio ofiha* the title in the bag. ' lollow through is alrnosl the same po " nd ame se f ms to nevei lue ; Rose's sophomores have proven' You wouldn't think it possible as a shotputter's except for the." steady pace. ; worrisome enough to project a just watching him launch a shot, j leg action. ; Rhoden and Garner went ta Ar- JJ, rosier future for the Hog. jbut the 6-3 Rhocien ranks fourth! The ball seems to float lanilyjkarisasi from the same high school 28'a And, one of this trio - gawky- in scoring among a bevy of ex-jlhiou?h the air towaid the hoop;team-Hot Springs, and will have 38'-;looking Clyde Rhoden-just might periericed hands. land it seldom touches the rim a.«ibeen playing together seven years SS'.i 36'i ihave earned himself an honor, t»e» Odd Form in swishes through the net. lt|by the time they get inlo their 54'* 37fi that few fledgling players get -a' His awkwardly-launched field, works just about as well with him!senior season. 51 37 first-learn berth on the all-confer-^goal efforls find their target 42 to! 38 54 ence learn. J45 per cent of the time despite the! 41'a 45V:. Pvhoden and his fellow-towns-!(act a majority of them are »t-i 45'.i *9' ; i 'men, Ronnie Garner, along withjtempted from well oulside. j 42',i 49ii a fibjh. school coaching job in his; Tea mGame: Trail Elec- Sham. Set v. St. l native state of Washington. , , ° >Ccea Cola 3 He will become head coach at: 1 c> uo . > Hawkins TV l OJympia,- Wash., High School, one of^tbf i*rg«st in lhe state- ass, Lumber, 771. 31 57»,i 59 Team Series: Pampa Paint High Team Gam| . yvhitehouse Coftcb Darrell Royal an-. High Individual Game: Cecil: Hig ^ Team Series: Whiuhouse that BiU Bllingt'vi, eoacbilkerd, Hiland Lbr. Co., 189 | Lumber, 2175 ;T»scosa Hifh School In Ama^ ; vacancy when is mid-April at frod WIISHT COPRACTOR High Individual Series: Cecil! High Individual Game. Dorthy Ikerd, Hiland U>r. Co,, Ae»» Classified DavU, Shamrock Serv. SU.. 198 High Individual Series: Dorthy Davl», Sflamroc'k Serv. Sla. 509 GUARANTEED USED TIRES • GJottd 8$l££ftojB ol Trucjf Siz^f tuLLTIMGO, WRESTLING SAT, Nt». 28 8:30 P.M. Top O 1 TfKOf Sportf mon'i Club v«. % out o/ 3 f»H*— 1 hour Semi-FU»»l— TVRO HV4K4 vi. 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