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Frederick, Maryland
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Friday, September 8, 1967
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H-G THE NKWS. Frederick. Maryland Friday. September 8, 1967 Bulldogs Suffer From Lack Of Experience Patriots Will Have To Be Quick Martinsburg High School, the former top choice in the Tri State League, has fallen off the past couple of seasons. Now with the Bulldogs facing their third new coach in four years, the outlook has not brightened The Bulldogs will be coached by Clyde Wilson, who moved o\er from Berkeley Springs, W Va. Twenty - six juniors dominate the team, which faces another powerhouse football schedule. Wilson makes no promises about the coming campaign but has been satisfied with the enthusiasm shown by his youngsters in pre-season drills and hopes the young MHS squad will show steady improvement as the season progresses Martinsburg. tagged with a dismal 3-7 record a year ago, faces w h a t most observers feel is one of the toughest schedules in the school's history since Boonsboro has been dropped and James Wood added to the card. Wilson feels the guard position may be the team's strong point where Mike Gerver and Keith Wilson will be starters. He also likes the chances of 5-10, 233 - pound sophomore Ted Parker, a fullback fod South Junior High but who is being converted into defensive tackle Senior Billy Pugh and junior Dave Rogers will alternate at quarterback and Pugh also will be used as a wingback. "'ugh saw reserve duty at quarterback last season while Rogers showed good potential as a passer for the jayvees Junior Mike Stout and senior Dcug Clarke are tabbed by Wilson as the top prospects at halfback Both are new to the varsity picture as far as regular- duty is concerned, Stout being a good broken field runner while Clarke has good speed. Sophomore Gary Ballard, who has made quite an impression on Wilson and his staff, seems destined to stari at wingback He starred for North Junior H gh a year ago Two hard nosed lads, who like the rough going, are battling for the fullback slot. They are semar Kenny Britton, used chiefly on defense last season, and junior 'Bu'ch' Yurish, a converted quarterback who has been (fexall) SUPER PLENAMINS Selected for use by all 16 teams in the National Football League! Get some soon for your family! I 72s 4.79 Other sizes available Mercer's Drug Store FREE DELIVERY--MO 3-3811 West Third North Market Sts. sidelined with a slight concussion received in a scrimmage. Seek Knd Berths Sophmore Steve Talbott, an ex - South Junior High whiz, and newcomer Phil Catlett are battling Craig Miller and Richard Mohler for the offensive end assignments At tackle the battle seems je- tween junior Bob Catrow, junior Tony Hayes, senior Fied Hammond and s°nior Clyde K u - enour None tip the scales o\ 'i 181) pounds. Gerver, Wilson. Jim Armentrout. Bob Fierro and Andy Townsend gives the club good depth at guard Vying for the assignment it center are K-i-pound junior Pa'il Neal, Armentrout and Clarence Rogers. Defensively the club may shape uo this w a y : Ends -- Kenny Morrison, Mohler and Hayes. cities -- Parker, Catro\v, Ritenour and Hammond. Linebackers -- Gerver, Wilson, Armentrout, Yuiish and Bill Newbraugh Corner back -- Britton Secondary -- Stout, Pugh, Clarke, Bill Grubb, Ballard and Talbott. Sept I - J a m e s Wood ut Winchester 8 -Handlev 15--Ailegany 22--at Fort Hill ^0- at South Hagers'jwn Oct 6 North Hagerstown 14-- at Waynesboro 2; - at Westminster Nov 3--Thomas Johnson 10--at Frederick The Southeast Asian fish trap has been described as a farmer's idea 01 how to catch fish. A 1,00- l fot row of stakes driven offshoix i diveits schools of fish into a so;t i of corral, also of stakes. A n°t lies on the floor of the corral, i ishermen winch it UD and scoop i out their catch with small^i nets. Baden Baden, West Germany'-, jewel-like spa on the edge of th° Black Forest, has been a place of healing for at least 2,000 years. 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From $129.95 To $219.00 DELPHEY'S SPORTS STORE 1 Home Of The Bike 140 WEST PATRICK STREET FRKE (TSTOMKR PARKING Thomas Johnson High Sci.rol will open its football season nt-vt wt-ek at Glenelg. with the ra'iiig of a team with willing flesh, h. t not enough of it to sustain a good team. In other w o i d s , the Fain its are small, real small, and as coach Jack Molesworth -ii\s, "we'll have to make up for 't \ v i t h a lot of speed and desire ' Molesworth is beginning h ; sei'ond season as coach at T,Mini as Johnson and will have 'o go with \ i r t u a l l y all newco.ti- ers He has only two solid p e i f o r n - ers back from a team that compiled a 3-6-1 record last season, and a 1-5-1 mark in the Ti i- State League The two solid p e r l j r m o t s h o w e v e r , are good ones in Doug Ui nt/el, a quick Wingback .aid Hanker who has good spee-1 and is also an excellen' defensive back, and Chuck Uahlgr n, a senior l e t t e i m a n After t h a t , there are only question m a i k ^ and small .HI -s at ihat The biggest hole Moles A n"h will have to fill is at quar'e-r- back, where Terrv Brani ran tae show last yea i Rob Turner was supposed to be the replacement, but he -,. 1- fered an ankle i n j u i y last .vj.ii- mer, u n d e i w e n t an operation, and is still not working o'lt in pads But, although inexperien f I. Molesworth has still been im pressed w i t l i Jerry Fulk ami Mike Cox Moleswoith likes bath of them, and is happy that he will h i - e another week to think it ov-r before having to choose a s t a i i - er Cox is the best passer of 'he t w o , but Fulk is learning to o otdinate both phases of th e a t tack quickly and may get the starting nod. Besides Brant. Molesworth's losses were heavy. Tim Ambrose, a 6-3, 190 - pounder, was the best end, and will move on this year to Southern Illinois Molesworth also lost Hal Keller, a fi-1. 215 - pound offensive tackle; Elmore Hood, a -5-1, 215 pound offensive tackle; Glen Wiggs, a 190-pound center; Tom Hutchmson, 180-pound end; and Tom Mohler, a 230-pound defensive tackle Molesworth's losses were also heavy in the backfield The heaviest losses here were Sa.n Greene, the f u l l b a c k , and Ron Schattenberg, the wingback, wh o is going thh year to Lehigh. Molesworth is high on Paul Lindsey as a replacement at wingback. lip from the jayvee, Lindsey is a 5-11, 175-pounder Molesworth is also counting on helo from ?hil Sears Darrell Putman may also help at fullback. As far as the linemen go. the coaches are well pleased wit.i the performance of letterm in Bob Maddox. whom they call thp "improved lineman." Maddox will be bath offensive and defensive end, and at h-4 and i t 5 pounds, is a he i- vyweight by the light standards of the Patriots. The coaches are also high on Roy Angleberger. light at 152 pounds and 5-10, but w h o w i l l now say he still has a lot ol work to do. The other linemen will come from Dahlgren, Dwight Stull, a 6-1, 225-pound tackle up from the jayvees; Jim Moran, a 5-10, 171 pound offensive guard, and Richard Scott, a mini-guard at 5-6 and 140 pounds. Molesworth sums up his squad by saying that a lack of experience in the offensive line and backfield should hurt. "We'll be prone to making mistakes," he says, "and we'll have to depend on intense desire to overcome this lack." Molesworth says he m a y throw more this year, a signi- ficant change for a ground oriented coach, "because I think we'll have the catchers." Although the situation is not bright, Molesworth is still predicting that the "Patriots will ; be improved over last year's 36-1 record." No one can fault Molesworth I for his courage, but the Patriots will have to do a lot of work to 1 make up for the distinct weight disadvantage. Sept 16--at Glenelg ' 22--Boonsboro ! 30--at Waynesboro Oct 4--Fort Hill 13--South Hagerstown 20--Howard County 27--North Hagerstown Nov 3--at Martinsburg 10-- at Westminster 17-rredenck North Hagerstown Picture Unclear After Loss Of Five Jayvee Starters XT k DOUG RENTZEL Speedy Patriot play tha offensive guard and do- Shawgo is a 6-1, 167 -pounder fensive middle guaid position^ who comes to the Patriots from The three top receivers for the Missouri. Patriots will be Rentzel. who The other line positions are will be t u n n i n g out of the slot- problems for Molesworth. Jose back so he can be an equil Rosapepe. a 6-2. 222 pound j j n threat a- a receiver and runne". lor is back. Maddox, and Tom Schawgo, whi Th e coaches were hopeful Mat w i l l pla the split end positio.i Rosapepe would improve, but 295-Pound Bubba Smith May Make Colt Fans Forget About Lipscomb B MURRAY OLDERM \N Spurts Editor Newspaper Enterprise Assa. WESTMINISTER. Md ( N E A -- B u b b a Smith made an auspicious impression on his new teammates, the Baltimore C )!'s, the second d i\ of hi^ official career as a professional football p l a v e r Bubba was placed opposite Danm ^'nllivan in w h a t lh" CcLs call their "Oklahoma ' dn.l It consists of ;,n o f l e n s i ' o lineman pitted against a def'.- sive l i n e m a n one-on-one in n pass-blocking test The job ~;t the de endet is to o \ e i power o- finesse the blocker Just for Kicks! Sullivan is a six-year pro who started playing regular guard for the Colts last year and is regarded as a good pass blocker He's a burlv Irishman out of Boston who stands 6-3 ind weighs 250 pounds Danny went at Bubba witn his elbows tucked in tight and got in close against Bubba'., chest Bubba put one hand ..n Danny's right shoulder pad, Mic 1 other hand on the left and -?a.e h i m a shove. Sullivan staggered ·If balance Bubba raised his right hand and smote him, like a Black Belter delivering a karate chop Danny hit the ground, flattened Pros aren't easily awed bv prowess, but a vv '- j k Walter Galbraith walked onto me practice field at North Hag- t-rstown High School Aug. 15 and immediately noticed improvement in his Hub football team- He had more boys out this year. But w i t h a top lineman and five starters from last year's layvee team not available because they moved away, North Hagerstow'n will have to show ·mprovement in more things man numbers if they are to better last year's 3-7 record. Although Galbraith, in his second season at the Hub helm, is steeped m gloom over the loss ct the «ix men he counted on from last year's squad, things jre rea'.ly not that black. The reason for the tinge of light in the mountain of darkness is John Beck, last year's starting quarterback who will be returning. A returning quarterback, per se, is wort'i three victories to a high school team, because the complicated system has been k arned the steos are down pat, later they were still talking about Bubba's display. "No one," said Sullivan, "likes to get beat, even in a practice drill But I'll tell you-the K'.d really showed me something. Not so much the strength, but the quickness and the way he knows what to do He reacts like a guy who's been around a long time." Bubba Smith is only 22 eacs old. He stands 6 feet, 7 2 inches and weighs 293 pounds, and \ . s willing to race any guy on ihe Colts who weighs 235 pounds or more. 40 yards for five bucks. There would be plenty of side bets on Bubba, too. He's a big blob of a kid, with that pumped-up reputation from Michigan State and a proclivity for popping off that made the Colts ready to resist him. But Bubba's won them over on ..wo counts- 1) it's easy to ~,ee thru he's going to help them as a footoall player, which means more money, and that's their first consideration as pros; - ) they found he wears easily as a ersonality. Away from the field, Bubba wears a floppy beach hat IUCK- ed down over his ears, with jhii't tails out and Bermuda shor's, no socks and expensive bucK'e shoes that are never buckled He 11 never make the best dr^s- sed list and the coaches know exactly what their key performer can do and cannot do, and can tailor their plans accordingly. Although Galbraith is not exactly candid about his plans, tne Hubs will probably stress the running attack, because Beck can do that best. Galbraith quotes the percentages as 60-40 running, but as a fi-1, 185 - pounder with good speed, Beck may push that figure up a little more if he can keep the offense moving with his running. Galbraith has two backs returning from last season. Both are small, have good moves, but, according to Galbraith are not especially fast. They are Jack Specter and Rodger Barnes. They will augment behind Beck with Doug Elgin, a 5-10, 170 - pounder who has been running out of both the fullback i and halfback spots, and Bernie Klutz, a 6-0, 165 - pounder who played quarterback last year on the jayvee team and will play halfback when not spelling Beck. North Hagerstown's biggest , lineman is 6-2, 205 - pound, Roblert Beers. Galbraith figures ! that Dennis Ditmer, a 5-10, 175- pounder, is the best Hub lineman. "He hasn't got real great height," says Galbraith, "but he's quick, shoots well and is strong." Galbraith, who came to North last year from Solanco, ?a. High School, will use the winged-T. J He has done a lot of personnel shifting in recent days in seeking a good defensive ball club. "We should bo stronger offensively," Galbraith says. "We have a nucleus of experienced men back offensively, but we will need a lot of work on defense because we lost a lot of men there." Galbraith thinks that the power of the league will come from , Waynesboro and South Hagers- iown "Waynesboro's big," he says, and is fairlv experienced South has a lot of boys back and has good speed." i I Sppt 8 - a t Chambersburg 15--Westminster 22-Alleqany 2V -Frederick Oct 6--at Martinsburg 13- at Fort Hill 20-Waynestoro 2 7 -- a t Thomas Johnson Nov IP--at South Hagerstown NEW! Time-for-action "Sea Hunter" watch so" o O c ·! mr rfeed or surfaced, "Sea Hunter" by Caravelle is the i. i!/, tiji clsome watch that is right in the swim of t ' boa Hunter" o f f e r s every quality feature needed i tugged, masculine watch that can "take it" . .. In ( ordurot--U ul- \Valc or .Mil-W.tlc. Take Your IMrk. Colors--Oli\i'. ItiMKi'. Brown Bin,-. Onl\ $5.98 Mso Available I,e\ i Stn I'rest Sfi.oO l . e v i Hnp^ack Nuvos . ' I ra waterproof a nrpth of 666 leet. · Mf'/e elapse! tim · nor ,r - rl precision mainspring. Anti-magnetic. Stainless steel ccse. Shock resistant. Luminous dial. 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Dick c hiDlev president Al Mullican ^ec.-etarv and Robert Sherman ' r n asurer Head coaches for the five 'earns ire- Bonnie Wagner, Colts, George May Jr.. Giants. Decree Mav Sr.. Lions, Bing Keenpv. Ram* and Roy Main. Redskins S»-t 17 r.,, n ts vs Redskins 0 rm vs Colts ' 'rfs no*»n n » 'I'-ms * s Rams ~*Mts oo*n '"oif"; vi Giants Bams ooen 8-Colts v«i Redskins Rams vs Lions Giants open 15--Colts vs Lions Giants vs R*m: Rertskins ooen 22 Co'ts vs R»ms R»d«k!rs vs GlanH Liens open Giants vs Lion* Colts open Nov S Clurts vs Co'ts 1 0-1slin v» L'ors 1 Rams open I 12 *tm vs Llonj i R«»«kins vs Colts Giants open l» Giants vs Rams LO"S vs Colts ! Reosltini oo*n NEW SPA PElifl I Ci

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