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v THIRD SECTION PAGE FOUB THE PITTSBURGH SUNDAY POST. NOVEMBER 12. 1916. V Lehigh Nosed Out by Pennsylvania Collegians PENN STATE'S LATEST HERO Penn Draws With Green Dartmouth Plays 7-7 Tie on Franklin Field at Philadelphia. QUAKERS SHOW BEST FORM SOME CARTOON IMPRESSIONS By Baker EDGERTON Tall Substitute Fullback Kicks Field Goal Which Beats j Lehigh. IN PLAY JUST ONE MINUTE SOUTH BETHLEHEM. Pa., Nov. 11. Edgerton. a tall Penn State player, with as cunning a toe as they make them. took part just one minute in the annual game with Lehigh today, yet during that time he kicked a field goal which spelled defeat for the Brown and White. Penn iitaie won this titanic struggle in Taylor stadium. In the presence ot 10,000 people. by the score of 10 to t. Penn State's line appeared much stronger than Lehigh's, the Brown and White only ibeing able to make three first downs on line-piunging. the other six being due to forward passes. Several of the eleven first downs that Penn State made were aided by heavy penalties. In th,s respect Lehigh suffered heaviest, for a total or fi yards to bo yards against the visitors. Once a SO-yard penalty for rougn piaying practicably prevented a Le high score. The brilliance of play was chiefly on Lehigh's side. In the fourth period, when Conover had kicked off after Ewjiig had scored Penn State's touchdown MaOfnnia receiving the ball, dashed through the cuiiin diub aiiu v nue line ror tsw yards being downed by Ewing on State's 3fi- yard line. Here Lehigh opened with her brilliant forward passing, a pass by l jitisaacs oringing tne oall to State s 10-yard line. I'nable to gain through the line, Brun-ner shot a short pass over the line to Me diums, nis aim was true, but the ball slipped through the heavy Lehigh man's hands. Following an exchange of punts Brunner shot a pass to Mclsaacs, which sailed 40 yards through .he air. The Lehigh plajer had a clear field, but instead or going ahead, cut in and was downed eigne yards rrom the goal. LeTjSh lined "P- as if to rush the ball. uui neinngton, wno nad replaced Cheno wetn at quarter, turned the apparent rush into a short forward pass over the iinc io nuriey ror a score. The most brilliant work by Penn State occurred the latter part of the third period and the beginning of the four.h. Ewing was the star. The third period was in its dy.ng throes when Ewing snaked his way 20 yards through Lehigh's line, and when his twisting form was I'liauy orougnt to earth he was on the Brown and White's 15-vard line On the very first play after the fourth perioa started, Ewing was entrusted with the ball ngain. He proved faithful to nis trust, Tor he side-stepped half a dozen Lehigh players and catapulted his form over the line for a touchdown. The Uneup: PENN STATE 10. LEHIGH 7. i UDoage I E McCartv Krushank L. T Tate Parvlsh -L. G . McCarthy L.vnuver ...... ., O'Dormell Czarnecki HiRgins Ewing Clark Heck . Kobb .. Score bv teriod C ...R. G.. ...R. T ...R. E ...Q. B .. .Ij. H ...R. H ...F. B Pons ..... Becker .. Richards Good Chenoweth ... Brunner Herrington .. McGinnls Penn State ( Lehigh '. fouchdowns Ewing, Hurley. tou hfiowiis Conover, McCarthy. 3 0 0 0 Goals 7 tO 77 from. Goal from r.ugt;rron. Substitutions Penn State, Svayne for Coinage. Kdgerton for Robb, Hess for Edgerton, Junes for Beck. Beck for Jones, Gross for Ewing, Thorp for Gross. Lehigh -Pursel! for Hurley, Gulick for Good, Johr.son for Richards, Fraim for Gulick, Mclsaaes for Pursell Herrington for Cienoweth, Hurley for Mclsaacs. Referee Tom Thorpe, Columbia. Umpire Maxweh, Swarthmore. Field judge Cooney, Princeton. Head linesman Ryan, Michigan. Tims of periods IE minutes. PLAY-BY-PLAY STORY OF THRILLING BATTLE BETWEEN PITT-W. & J. (Continued From Page One.) fumble would be made up for so easily as was the one earlier in the period. Again McCreight went bejiind his goal 1VT klCt out of the seeing zone, and nifrHfli16 &otJhe baI1 awa cleanlv. DeHart caught it on the W. & J 36-yard line and returned three yards be- frtheUroWuand.UPOn hlm and dragSed hlm Gougler failed to gain at right end and the quarter was up The score w- 7 a Had Pitt not fumbSd. it wou,d 'have b 14-0 And had not McCre'irhfs kick been nCkdnrafter lhl,flrst p"the? fumble the score probably would have been nothing-nothing at the end of the period! SECOND PERIOD. Pitt's ball on Wash-Jeff's 33-yard line second down. 10 yards to go ' A double pasa from McLaren to r5n,,ri.. was good for a yard at rleht in making the tackley ressef ftoWed Depart after a gain of a yard around T the T oYher mn as low and eight yards to ' punier dropped back to the 38-yard Hne to try a placement fleld roS The kick was true and the ball went over the - bar between the upright Score. Pitt 10, W. & J. o. uP"nW. .The."?core was mad5 a minute and a half after the start of the period TTT??e P'" ba'? then struck up with "Hall Hall, the Gang's All Here " Henry kicked off to DeHart on the yard line. He then tackled Jimmy on th-TK" From kick formation. Gougler wen? right end br two yard,. Fain Id. th tackle. The run carried Gougler all fh 11 across the field from onesTd, tineto DeHart skirted left end for six yards Hmn, missing a ftylng tackle. yaros, Henry The first substitutions of the game were th made. Crawford relieved Fain atleft hT( ...d Shields took CMy'e P.f'cent'er forV Running from kick formation. Gougler made three yards at tight end. Morrow was Turt on the play and t me was taken out First down for Pitt on its 26-yard line. After i3 ceivlng attention from the team's physician" Morrow went back to his post. One of hu legs was bandaged. 18 Gougler ran right end for five yards an Morrow was stopped wl:;mt a ga'n at rl7h? guard. DdHart ran left end for a kittle less than five yards and was slightly hurt Tim. was taken out. Jimmy remained in the jrame Thirl dawn and less than a yard to go McLaren made three yards rtu-ougfc" left guard and then fumtled again when tackled Wash-Jeff was fortunate enough to recover tenths third time, Crawford falling on the ball out of 'iounds on the 3S-yard l'ne McCreighfs forward pass was grounded From behind the Pitt bench the cry ""Get that ball, Pitt," floated across the field Stobba made two yards off right tackle and the Wash-Jeff rooters, led by their cheerleader, responded with a booming succession of "Who said get -that ball. Pitt? Who said get that ball, Pitt? Who said get that ball, McCreight forward-passed to Stobhs on the. Pitt 3-'-yard line, a gain of four yards Peck tackled Stobas as he made the catch Last down and fou- yards to go. McCreight piunged through right tackle, but he made only two yards and the ball went to Pitt on downs on its 3-3-yard line. McLaren bucked center for four yards. Gougler gained three yards at right end after taking a double pass from McLaren DeHart went around left end for 12 yards and first down on his W-yard line. Morrow h:t ieft guard and nette : six varda. shields threw Gougler for a two-vard loss at right end. Morrow's injured leg gave awav In the nltiv and he fell tn tha r-r a it. ' assisted to his feet and insisted on remaining in the came. - ' DeHart was tackled by Tressler for no gain at left end, Tresster breaking through. Last down and, six yards to go. Gougler went back to kick. AicCrelght received the kick on his 20-yrd ' ? 0 ! rf i i i n mi i ! ' IT - " r lme and Carlson threw him for a yard loss. Thornhill stopped Crawford for no gain at right tackle. McCreight made a yard at center on a plunge from a fake forward pass. McCreight punted to his 44-yard Hne and Morrow ran the ball back three yards. On the next play, a double pass from McLaren to DeHart, the latter circled left end for the remaining 41 yards to a touchdown. It was a Hne. spectacular run and Jimmy's flectnes of foot enabled him to have a clear Held after he passed the 20-yard line-. oiisf--ler narrowly missed the goal. Score: Pitt 16. & J. 0. Gurley went in for Ruble at right halfback for VV. & J. Henry kicked off for Wash Jeff. The ba J took a peculiar glide in its descent nd evaded Gougler and was touched by a W. & J. player. Gougler made a stab for it and put it onside. Stobbs of W. & J. tlwn fell on the oval for his team on the Pitt 15-yard line. It was a dangerous moment for the Panthers. Stobbs reeled off three yards around ieit end. He then got two off left tackle. Mc- Crtight forward-passed to Stobbs on the four - y Jldv.Kne for fl"'00""- .. ,a . . Tj,tt btobbs got a yard at right guard The i t student section was yelling frantically for Pitt l0Car1nthtaackledL McCreight for no gain at riht tncklo w T wan caueht hold'ne on thl PlayCnd tl penalty w'nmcSed0,1 the kittle. Washington aggregation, back to tha ix-vjrrt lln itnH rtennv n? ! I or irs oest scor'ng chanoe of the game. McCreighfs forward pasa was broken down id. it was last down, with the ball on the an 18-yard line. Undaunted, McCreight made a nnthop ' onl tHfa tirtp his tnqa went through for a gain of 15 yards and brought! play back to the three-yard line. It wasn't sufficient, however, following the penalty. f Through an oversight by the officials Wsh- i Tff .olH onnthar trf thn IffVi dnwtl Thi extra opportunity might have proved serious for Pitt, but McLaren broke down McCreight s forward pass over the goal line. Pitt took the ball out to the 20-yard line on the touchback. On a double oass. McLaren to DeHart. tne latter made nine yards arourd his left end. ' Another double pass, McLaren to Gougier. added three yards at the opposite wing and first down on the 32-yard line. McLaren made three yards off left tackle. A double pass, McLaren to Gougler, was good for a yard at rteht end A forward pass, DeHart to Carlson, coming 1 on the heels of a double pass from McLaren i to DeHart. gained . IS yards and made first ! down on the Wash-Jeff 43-yard line four-vard run around left end. A poor lateral pars bv Goueier - was incomDlete i oeMart rorwarn-passea to .Morrow on the ir- yard line and the latter partly fell at-i then advanced to the eight-yard line before being tackled. The pass and run totaled a gain of 31 yards. First down. Crawford broke up a forward pass by De- Hart. On another attempted forward pass. DeHart fumbled and recovered for a three-yard loss. The half ended with this piay. Score: Pitt 16. W. & J. 0. Pitt's ball on Wash-Jeff's 11-yard line. Third down. THIRD PERIOD. Pitt returned to the field 3:42 o'clock. Wash-Jeff followed 30 seconds later. The lineups were the same as when the teams left the field after the first half. Henry kicked off at 3:45 o'clock to DeHart on the one-yard line The ball bounded off , Jimmy s arms but he recovered it and ran "o-" ui. i.ic. ..ii a charge down the neid that will he remembered as long as those who saw it live. MaLtivren smashed savagely through left guard for seven yards, carrying the W. & J. line in with him. Gougler made a like distance at the other guard for first down on the 23-yard line. McLaren made six yards at right guard. He hit the same spot again for six more and another first down on the 35-yard line. McLaren tried right tackle and got four yards. The Wash-Jeff line s'mply could not hold against such a terrific assault. Gougler added six yards through guard for the third consecutive first down, on the 45-yard lire. McLaren went to midfield on the next play, with five yard through right guard. The crowd was awe-stricken by the beautiful precision with which the Pitt team lined up and hit and gained. It was smash, smash, smash, and always an advance. It was a pretty spectacle to behold, but one could not help pitying the Wash-Jeff players who must stand up before the attack. Gougler made three yards at left guard. For variety's sake, Pitt directed a play toward end, and Morrow made a yard and a half at left end on a double pass from McLaren. McLaren then tried right tackle and made two and a half yards and first down on the W. & J. 43. Morrow mde three yards off right tackle and Gougler got four off the other tackle. McLaren ploughed through right guard for four more and the fifth successive first down of the charge. This brought play to the S2-yard line. And still the procession continued. Wsb-JefT was powerless to halt it. Gougier hurled himself throvgh left tackle for five yards. Henry stopped him at right end on the next play after a gain of a yard. On the following play DeHart tore through left guard for IS yards and first down on the 10-yard line. This was the first time DeHart had carried the ball since he ran back the kickoff whlch began the march. The "Hold, W. & J." cry from he Red and J Black cheering section was in vain. Nothing could stop that determined rush of Coach ' Warner's yard-eat'.rg backs. .4rd to spur them I on the Panthers egain heard tl-e strident ( "Touchdown!" demand from their own stands, j Gougler made four yards at right gu.ird. j lenari mane omr . nsm munie. ueitart added two ysirds at right guard. It was last down with thre yards to go. J A doable pass, McLaren to DeHart, fooled the defending eleven and little Jimmy glided safely around left end for the third touchdown of the game. The score was made in less than seven minute from the start of the quarter. Gougler kicked goal. Score : Pitt 33, W. & J. 0. From the time DeHa.rt fumbled, recovered and ran back the kiekoff to the nine-yard line, Pitt had not once lost possession of the ball. In planting It behind the opposition's goal posts. It made seven consecutive first downs on 19 plays, most of them sharp line tSirusta of a kind that bespeak championship calibre in the men executing them. Henry's kiekoff went over the goal line and Pitt scrimmaged the ball on its 20-yard line. As the oval was being carried out. Captain Bob Peck was heard to say to DeHart, Pitt's field general: "Right up tiie same way again, Jimmy. Atta boy!" Morrow made two yards at right guard. De-Hart skirted the left flank for 16 yards end first down on the 38-yard line. Gougler made six yards at r'ght end. McLaren added a yard off left tackle. A forward pass by DeHart was intercepted by Crawford on W. & J.'s 3-yard line. Crawford was tackled in his tracks. Wash-Jeff immediately returned the courtesy. WWrA mF97 HEADWAY Country Runners Wear Heavy Togs In Western Race AMES, la.. Nov. 11. Clad in heavy imdenvenr to protect them from the snow and cold, Ames' cross-country team defeated the State Tniversity of Iowa rnnr.rrs in their dual cross-country run here today, 45 to 15. The whole Ames team crossed the tape before "the first Iowa man had appeared. The leader, Hawthorne of Ames, covered the five-mile course in 27 minutes and 50 seconds. as it were. Gougur intercepting .viccreignt s . . .. . i Fr.-tifMi.f1ra.eafinrn(p'itTi3 - Gougler hit left tackle for" four yards. De ; tJ a.4,.D.j ,h. ,.QrQ fimnrt th rontAr of i the line, placing the ball in midfleld. Gougler Wash-Jeff's 47-yard line wJth three yarda at right guar(1 Gogler filled tc .gain ght ond t th other end. DeHart made six jards. MrLaren 1 fo1 ""her j nr,t down on the U ash-Jcff 3 . . - I three yards at right end. Gougler added three off left tackle and through center, ic McLaren made three more was last down with a va.-J to go. Five yards through right guard by McLaren made first down on the aah- ,ef . , . . T Gougler took a double pass from McLaren and made four yards around r ght end. Foxy Miller replaced Morrow at quarter- DacK IOr fill. aioirow was cm-trfn as tlK limped off the field. A double pass, McLurea . to DeHart. lost three yards at ieft end, ! Shields making the tackle. j A forward pas?, from DeHart to Miller, j was caught on the id-yard line ana .Miner moved five yards nearer the goal before he was stopped, giving Pitt first down on the nve-yard line. Even a W. & .1. rooters were beginning their "Hold, W. & .1.." McLaren bartered his way through center for a touchdown. Gougler kicked goal and the score was 30 to 0 in Pitt's favor. Sies kicked off over the goal line and W. & J. received the ball on Its 20-yard line. From kick formation McCreight ran r ght e"a, l?r nve, a LO? ' tL ,e11 euaru -vici mwe uil left tackle. Last down and one 5'ard to go. McCreight made two ytards at right guard for ' first down on his 31-yard line. I Stobbs hit center for three yards. He added three of left tackle. McCreight hit center for ' eight yards and first down on the 45. Stobbs made three yards more through right tackle just as the period endoJ. FOURTH PERIOD. Ruble went back to right half for W. & J. with the start of the final quarter, replacing Gurley. W. & J.'s ball on its 48-yard line, second down with seven yards to go. Stobbs cut off right tackle for four yards. Thornhill stopped him on the next play for no gain. Last down and three yards to go. McCreight wont back. .X... ""T. v...Y another fash.Jeff player. The toss was ruled incomplete and PItvt took the ball on downs nn it JS-vard line. A double pass. McLaren to Gougler, lost a yard at right end. Shields making the tackle. A forward pass. Deiiart to McLaren, was good for eight yards. Another forward pass bv DeHart was broken down by Stobbs. Last down and three yards to go. Gougler punted 34 yards to McCreight on the W. & J. 11. Carlson was down under the kick and threw the Red and Eiack fullback for a loss of two yards. McCreight punted from behind his goal line to Gougler on the Pitt 45 and the latter ran back three yards before being tackled by Henry. Miller failed to gain at left end. Drew was hurt and time was taken out. Laucks went in for Drew at tight tackle for Wash-Jeff. At the same time Friedlarder replaced Gougler at left halfback for Pitt. A forward pass by DeHart, following a double pass from McLaren to DeHart, was incomplete when Carlson was prevented from making a fair catch. The officials did not seo the holding and nothing was done about It. The fans yelled and the players argued, but to no avail. Another forward pass by DeHart was Intercepted by Carroll on the W. & J. 34-yard line. McCreight fumbled when tackled by Peck on a run around right end and Carlson scooped up the ball and ran from the 28-yard line lor a touchdown. It was a spectacular play and had the crowd standing on its feet. Captain Bob ' Peck himself kicked the resulting goal. Score: Pitt 37, W. & J. 0. This was the final scoring of the game. Incidentally it beat the score of Yale against Wash-Jeff at New Haven several weeks ago, when the strong Eli eleven won from Sol Metzger's crew, 36 to 14. Hiltv and Stahl. sub tackles, were warming up along the side lines in front of the Pitt bench. Sies kicked off to McCreight on the one- l yard line and "Scrubby" ran back 20 yards, I Sies tackling him. Stahl replaced Seidel at right tackle and Hilty relieved Thornhill at left tackle for Pitt. Pitt was ortsiae on tne kickoii and the ball was brought back and moved back five yards to the Pitt 35 for the rekick. Crawford received the kiekoff on the 14-yard line and returned 27 yards to the 41. McCreight forwarcf-passed to Ruble for a four-yard gain. McCreight shot another forward pass, which was received by Tressell for a three-yard gain. McCreight failed to gain at right guard. McCreighfs kick was blocked and Miller of Pitt recovered on the Wash-Jeff 45 and ran back nine syards to the 35. DeHart" s forward pass to McLaren was good for seven yards. McLaren hit center for eight varus, but the plav was offside and the tall "was brought back and Pitt was penalized five yards to the 34. DeHart's forward pass was broken down oy Tressell. Another forward pass by DeHart was intercepted by McCreight on the W. & J. ZZ-yard line. Then followed one of the prettiest pieces of individual playing ever seen on Forbes Field. It registered a touchdown, which was not allowed. McCreight tcent back to kick. DeHart was playing defensive fullback for Pitt and he received the ball on his ZS-yard line and circled and ran partly in the direction cf his otcn' goal, gathering speed as he went. Suddenly he swerved about and headed for the Wash-Jeff goal along the fir&t base side of the field. He had fine interference and he ran through the The first smashes, when Pitt started entire W. & J. team, finishing 10 yards I out, were received with mingled ap-bchind the goal line. He did not lov) plauat and deprecation. The Pitt sym- two fYD I up once during the entire run of 62 yards1. I from the point of the catch. j I One of the officials detected tripping by a Pitt player in taking a Wash-Jiff man out of me piay ana tie called ttie ball back. The oval was put in play for first down for Pitt on Ita 46 yard line. : A double pass, McLaren to DeHart, was fol- ' lowed by a forward pass, which was incomplete. On a fake kick with Miller back, McLaren hit the center of the line for 10 yards ana nrst down on th Wasn-JenT 44. Bixler went in for Crawford at left halfback for Wash-Jeff. Friedlander went out of bounds for no gain at left end. Meadows replaced DeHart at right halfback I for Pi;t and also took Jimmy's job of calling signals. D.Hart, who was unquestionably the big star of the g.ine, was g,ven a rousing che r as he walked to the bench. McNulty supplanted M:ller at quarterback. bies aroppact back to the 4S-yard line to try t a uciu cuai liuui LiitiLKiiitrii i r n rvi nown neia goal irom placement. i wa T: ,,.,, , ,, ; j nd McCreight caught the ball on the 10-yard I ... .. . .. . . line and returned to the 27, Bixler made two yards around left end. A l pass from Henry, was Incomplete. McCreight punted and Meadows returned four yards from his 35-yard line after makiing the catch. A forward pass uttack by Pitt was the next treat for the spectators. With an entire substitute backfleld, with the exception of Mc Laren at full. Pitt raised some havoc with 1 W. & J.'s own favorite offensive weapon A forward pass, from Friedlander to Mea dows, netted eight yards. Another forward pass, from Friedlander to McLaren, added a yard. McLaren hit right tackle for four yards and first down on the Wwsh-Jeff 48-yard line. McXulty forward-paseed to Meadows for a seven-yard gain. Another toss, Friedlander to McLaren, netted four more and first down on the 37. A forward pass by Friedlander, following a double pass from McLhren, was Intercepted by Ruble on the W. & J. 32. j A long forward pass. McCreight to Stobbs. failed to gain. ; Fiber went in for Ruble at right halfback I for W. & J. A double pass. Fiber to JIc- aoume pass, tioer to jac- owed by a forward pass by was incomplete. McCre'ght i t:reignt. was toil f the latter, which j made nine yards on s. forward pass to Stobbs j Stobbs failed to make first down at left tacklo j and Pitt took the hail a bare inch or two from the W. & J. 42-yard line, j On a fake forward pass, McLaren made J nine yards off left tackle. Fiber knocked ! down Frledlander's forward pass. On a fake play, with McNulty back. Friedlander made 1 about a yard through left guard for first down on the 3L A double pass. McLaren to McNulty, was followed by a forward pass by the latter, and It gained 16 yards for a first down on the 15-yard line, with Carlson on the receiving end. Friedlander forward-passed to McLaren for a five-yprd gain. On a fake forward pass. McLaren lost two yards ai left guard and the final whistle blew with the ball In Pitt's possession for third down with seven yards to go. Final soore: Pitt 37, W. & J. 0. Captain Peck of Pitt shook hands with Captain Wimberly of Wash-Jeff and the teams left the field. The band of each team immediately beean to parade around the playing space, with Pitt's musicians dwelling long upon the strains of "America.''' Snake dances, cheerihg, etc., were In order for 15 minutes after the finish of the annual clash between the Western Pennsylvania -ivals, and then everybody quit the grounds. English-Scotch Soccer Results LONDON, Nov. 11. The following are the results of the principal English and Scottish soccer games decided today: ENGLISH LEAGUES. LANCASHIRE SECTION. Manchester United 2, Blackburn Rovers 1. Blackpool 1, Bury 1. Bolton Wanderers 3. Burelem Port Vale 2. Everton 8, Preston North End 1. Manchester City 2, Burnley 1. Richdale 4, Oldham Athletics 1. Southport Central 1. Liverpool 3. Stoke 2, Stockport County 0. MIDLAND SECTION. Bradford City 1. Birmingham 1. Chesterfield Town 1. Barnsley 1. Grimsby Town 1, Shecield Wednesday 0. Leeds City 3, Notts Forest 1. Bradford 2, Leister Fosse 0. Lincoln City 4, Notts County 0. Huddersfield Town 3, Rotherham County 1 Sheffield United 4, Hull City 1. LONDON COMBINATION. Arsenal 4, Clapton Orient 0. Milwall 1, Portsmouth 0. Queens Park Rangers 4, Brentford 1. Chelsea 4. Fulham 0. Westham United 8, Crystal Palace 1. Luton Town 3. Watford 2. Southampton 1, Tottenham Hotspur 0. SCOTTISH LEAGUE. Alrdrlenonians 2, Ralth Rovers 0. ' Ayr United 4. Clyde 1. Dumbarton 4, Dundee 3. Hibernians 0. Rangers 0. Kilmarnock 2. Third Lanard 1. Morton 2, Falkirk 0. Aberdeen 2, Motherwell 1. Partick Thistle 0. H' Tton Academ. 0. Celtic 3, Queens ParK ?. Hearts 1, St. Mirren 0. PANTHERS OUTPLAY RIVALS IN EVERY DEPARTMENT OF SPECTACULAR GRID BATTLE (Continued From Page One.) and the seventh first down was completed ! when Jimmy DeHart went o.-er for the i touchdown, and grant with us that it was marvelous in the face of such stern opposition. The Waeh-Jeff line, assaulted and pierced, penetrated and pushed back. stubbornly refused to crumble, crack or break. Instead it stiffened and fought harder as it approached its own goal line, and Pitt's gains were shorter and harder to make. Once midfield was passed it looked as if Wash-Jeff would halt the charge any time, but Pitt indomitable forged ahead, just making first downs by inches, sometimes, until the fourth down of the final string of first downs managed to reach the final chalk line. And the attitude of the crowd demonstrated the fact that this superb. this colossal drive, was appreciated. Jew Mr& mo(& 7&er&'i V . 1 . v Toe t- a-iofy 0ct a State's Runners Outsprint Tech In Country Dash STATE COLLEGE. Ta., Nov. 11. Fenn Mate's cross-country harriers defeated Carnegie Tech's hill and dale runners here today, 16 to 39. Five of State's men crossed the finish Hne ahead of Tech's best man. Captain Dunseith Shields, the State College star, won the race by a big margin, covering the six-mile course in 34 minutes, 14 seconds, The other men finished as follows: Second E. L. Hunter, Penn State; third, Foster, l'enn State; fourth. Whiting, Penn State; fifth, Dunseith, Carnegie Tech; sixth. Love, Penn State; seventh, Andrews, Carnegie Tech; eighth. Miller, Carnegie Tech ; ninth, lieirt-er, Carnegie Tech; tenth, Kiley, l'enn State; eleventh, K. V. Hunter, Penn State; twelfth, I-awson, Carnegie Tech. pathizers cheered, the visitors remon- strated. As the Pitt gains continued, Wash-Jeff became more insistent that the ball be "got," while the Pittites ui'ged to greater efforts. But once the mid-way mark was reached, the crowd grew silent. It was witnessing something unusual, something that deserves to rank as the culminating triumph of a. decade nay, a century of foot ball. And we're almost ready to swear that tha t T during the covering of the last 35 yards by Pitt, the vast throng did not take a breath. The Pitt touchdown was reg- istAro , Ho.ri Kilenre an.l then only t - . v - - --- , ' did the crowd breathe, the combined expiration sounding like a mighty sigh. I The crowd was dazed for about 30 sec- ' i onds, then burst into a mighty wave! of cheering. Miy. l ney sang, ana cheered again. Then all eyes turned to the clock. ! ";" hats icff and I tears streaming down The quarter w six minutes old, but j SfSolSSSS, rbVrceie-most anyone there, with an under-, in Pr0wd of Pitt studes and ai..mr,i i standing of the rudiments of the game, , would havp Hwnrn -that. It wni six cen- LUriefl. Henrv's kiekoff. which opened the half, tienry s kickoii, wnicn optnea me nau, was high and long, and descended ver- n.u... i i ncany to jimmy uetiart. percnea on Pitt's one-yard line. It skidded down his frame and rolled in front of h.m. He mirtnoH it tn tbA nine-vnrd line, where . 1 i he fell on it Then Sir James called his men around i -smomrVaus pulled themselves together for the su- 1 But, above I..,.- all, looms the figure of preme effort of their lives. j DeHart. He's not a big man, is Jimmy. The first play was a dive just outside ! He's not a Francis X. Bushman, nor a of left guard i by McU, en. through a hole J n. JlTitlrs opened by Jock Sutherland and Claude and .fLittie Napoleon" rolled all in one. Thornhill. It gained .seven yards. Then Given the opportunity. Jimmy, who. when Gougler ran through the right side of j he started, was reckoned a scatter-the line as Peck, Sies and Seidel took brained individual, has become just about Guy, Captain Wimberley and Henry out I the ablest field general Pitt has had of the way. First down on the Pitt yard. Mark how it goes. McLa-ren charged through rislit tackle, behind Seidel. heavy Henry was tossed aside, for six yards before the secondary defense got him. McLaren repeated, through right guard, trampling over Wimberly. for another six-yard gain. Then it was first down on the Pitt 35- yard line. Mr.nrfMi rammed his wav into the right! side of the line aain, but it had braced , and expecting1 him, halted him after k. ,. tirir hi Iftnth If was' he had gone twice Ms length, ".was time to switch, and Jimmy did so. send- - ing Gougler through left guard for six yards, just making the distance necessary for a first down on the Pitt 45-yard for a line. ,vp tne Pitt line again th s rierht side of the Fitt line again, tnis time for five yards, and Gougler dove into left eruard for three. Two plays had ' failed to yield a first down this time, for tVio fir.at time since the advance started. The ball was on the Wash-Jeff 47-yard i So Jimmy essayed a switch. It was time, for the secondary defense was crowding on the heels of the Wash-Jeff line. He called for the double pass. and. taking the ball from McLaren, slid off left tackle, getting one yard only. Truly. Wash-Jeff was stiffening. Then, as quick as thought, he crashed McLaren into tackle for three yaras one wouia have surricea-ana tne j M r, j a new first aown, 'f, inL iilrf been completed, on the Wash-Jeff 43-jard line Jimmy decided to rest his battering ram a minute, so he shot Morrow into right tackle: the fresh back made about three and a half. Gougler appeared anxious to work, so he was sent, through len ien. gaining over three more. then me rested ror two piays. i was shot against right guard for tne re- , - ... . .. main ner distance. tie got tour jarcs. making It first down again, this time on the foe's 32-yard line. The crowd ceased to breathe. Gougler made five between r'srht tackle and guard; then slid off right tackle for a gain of little better than a yard, Henry stopping him. Here Jimmy nenart varied tne pro- ! gram, as the going was getting harder, I land slinped through a hole, in the center of the line for a 16-yard gain, the longest of the advance, which made it first down for the sixth time on the Wash-Jeff 10- yard line. J riif 7" j j i j . . was bumped time and again. n was a Wash-Jen: ne-aro line in tne nrst quar-. . slaved miehtv well at riirf vi- I ter. Jimmy was loath to give h'm another x'tv who followed Mmer ! chance to gum it, so he shot Gougler at I NultJ. who followed MUier. f5SrTroShtanUBier P CKea UP i SUBS KEEP BALL GOING. Iellart himself charged at Henrv. but prot onlv a yard. It looked as if Wash- j Fridln.nJer followed Gougler at half Jeff would brace at the last minute and ! an 1 f".d all that was expected of him hold for downs, but McLaren was trusted and more. H-i lacks size and strength, with the ball and right mightily he birt nct spirit and spc-ed. He is playing charged for his length, with the leather his laet year, and he'll never le a regu-wrapped to his bosom. Then It was lnr, but he's a great little plaver for fourth down and three yards to go one i all of that. He's been faithful. Meadow, r two ADfiAffCt: I WAS A FefTCftU. 01 i more try for the touchdown and the I Wash-Jeff grenadiers standing two deep. So Jimmy called for the criss-cross, and j the ball traveled from Peck to DeHart on ! the right side and Jimmy slipped off ieft tackle, close In, and cut inside the end, I falling with the ball on the line. It was i a touchdown. And Gougler kicked goal. I Do you want to know who did it, dear j readers? Do you want to know the names I of the men who distinguished themselves I in that great charge? Look at the Pitt lineup as it started the game. They were ! all in it no one had more to do with it than the others. The credit is split 11 ways. And we will sorrow everlastingly because neither Hastings nor i?oppitt were j in it. We do not begrudge Gougler and ' Sies the part they played, but we wish Andy and Rendal had been able to take part in that glorious drive. THE WASH-JEFF SPRINT. When we started out to write about the magn.flcent Panther charge we were thoroughly convinced that it was the finest thine we ever saw in all our life J anyhow the -finest thing" we ever saw in the line of sporting endeavor. But we recollect, just now. something- that was a wee Dit nner, by an accounts, though ! " "f1 J"'? Te alter Jne !?am? v a uci x 1 1 v tn? yriz j went; ailJluaL UUL of the stands and the high hotes of Washington and Jefferson were dashed a thousand million leagues deep in abysmal gloom straight down. It rose supreme over the triumph of a footlball team. It might be called the triumph of the spiriL For when, after the final whistle, the happy, excited, laughing and Joilv Pitt students, headed bv their hand hnri swarmed on the field and started th ; snake dance of victory. Wash-Jeff began j one. too. Their hopes were shattered, their team submerged, their feelings in i th shoes, but they were unconqucred. They paraded. Then, assembling in a j litte JphalanXt three 'or fOHr hund" "f ! strong thev cheered for Pitt thev cheered for their vanquished but uncowed team, they cheered each player individJ- ! r,q vc expression to the ?reat snirit tv . was; in them and. true snnrtsmcn all 1 ma i iiuiu mr iitrni. I . Ana now, wnne were nanaing out the i . J; . I n?!?!3"' i nine Jm ,. 2, . U'B "ne 101 immy DeHart. held general nar 1 exceiience. Just about 34 nlavers nisreri ,he eame of their lives In 'v-st.V-. contest 34 got into the game, 17 on each . .. : .J 1. A,A,. nillniJ 1 . 1 i side. Each and every individual cave th best tnat was in him wholly and with- out reservation. ! DEHART, LORD OF THE LISTS n oat habitant. either, but half-back, which makes his generalship all the more wonderful. And. sesides handling the Pitt team as It has seldom been handled. Jimmy well may be called the individual star of the game, too. Once, as we have said before, he ran 62 yards, returning a punt for a touchdown. He got the ball on his own 38-yard line, circled back and started to ! the right, saw there was no thoroughfare. changed and came back on the left side of the Acid, zigzagging his way to a score- That the touchdown was thrown out because of tripping by a Pitt player detract3 ot at all rom Jlmmyg achev4. ment. He also ran 42 yards for a score from scrimmage ana returned the opening kiekoff 57 yards, the longest allowed run 1 of the game, to the Wash-Jeff 33-yard I i, r . . ( . t i i . . . . i line, iuirv-reigni. unuguig nira aown wun a shoestring" tackle after he was almost maa oi-wr -,, . . . i,.. ,q u ' to 13 yards. And Gougler did mighty well, filling Hastings' shoes acceptably. Maybe, if Andy had gotten- in he'd have done bet- i ter, but Andy's absence wasn't noticed yesterday. Andy, it appears, had an ankle : that was too weak to trust in the game ' without risk of permanent injury, and j Gougler was "ripe." ; Nor must we forget Cannonball Mc-j Laren. It is George's misfortune that he fumbled three costly fumbles yester-i dav, but he made it up, and more. Two I of these fumbles were made in the first quarter, when Pitt had the ball on the Wash-Jeff two-yard line, and a score imrmnPr,t Both times Wash-Jeff got the ball. The first time this happened the break was onset Dy a counter-break when Carlson charged through and blocked McCreighfs punt, Herron, his running mate, falling on the ball for a touchdown. But the second time Mc- i Laren iumDieu tne cimute iur a score was j- -. !,,., .t,j ITIlie i li I 1 t 1 LSW7 Vfcwv.v. Nor must we mi8s Carlson and Herron Pitt's perfectly matched ends. They 1 played bang-up Dan, Kept tne flanks in-i violate of Wash-Jeff gains, and broke up forward flings gaiore. -o team in the country has a better or headier pair. They think with one brain and their team-work, though widely separated, is a thing of beauty. Their covering of punts was deadly. Between them they scored two touchdowns for Pitt by close following of the ball. And Jimmy Morrow played the game oi his life. He entered the game with a bad ankle and it steadily got worse as he mm Bar m 1 1 m tv FT TT n f 1 C-v3 PHILADELPHIA. Xov. 1L Pennsylvania and Dartmouth played a 7 to 7 tie football game on Franklin Field today. Penn outplayed the Hanover 4eam in every period and in nearly every department of the game and was deprived of a probable victory through a fumble which Dartmouth instantly turned to advantage. . It was In the third period that Dartmouth made her seven posnts. Pennsylvania was hammering the Dartmouth ine when the ball was passed to Hobby 'S111- He turn bled as he hit the line and Captain Gerrish picked up the bounding ball on Pennsylvania's S5-yard line, and was away before the Quakers knew what happened. He dashed 30 yards before he was thrown and In two plays Dartmouth took the ball over for the score Thielscher kicked the goal. Both teams made many substitutions In the final period, especially Dartmouth. Pennsylvania played hard and fast, get I iing me Dan on a touchback following an I attempt by Dartmouth to score on a forward pass. Pennsylvania carried the hall by line driving, short end dashes and forward passes to Dartmouth's 30-yard line. Then Barry was given the ball and breaking through Dartmouth's first defense and eluding the second, carried the ball 30 yards for a touchdown. Quigley kicked goal. The ending of the second period prevented what looked l!ke a touchdown for Pennsylvania. The Quakers, by dashing work, carried the ball down toward Dartmouth's goal. They played fast to save time, but the watch stopped them live yards from the line. Each team played good football, but Pennsylvania was the more consistent ground gainer. Dartmouth at times got her plays off slowly, while Pennsylvania's playing was speeded up when Berry entered the game. The lineup: PENN-7. DARTMOUTH 7. Crquhart L. K Dussolt Mathews L. T Trier Hennlng L. G Neley Wray C Gila Brstravaag R. O Toungstrom Little R. T Cotton Miller R. E Emery Bryant Q. B. Cannoll Derr L. H Thielscher Williams R. B Gerrish Light F. B Edwards S-oro by periods Pennsylvania 0 0 0 77 Dartmouth .' 0 0 7 07 Referee Tufts, Brown. Umpire Fults, Brown. Field Judge Crowell, Swarthmore. Head linesman O'Brien, Swarthmore. Time of periods 16 minutes each. Pennsylvania scoring: Touchdown Berry. Goal from touchdown Qulg'ey. Dartmouth scorlrg: Touchdown Canr.ell. Goal from touchdown Thielscher. Substitutions Pennsylvania. Crane for Urqu-h?rt, Berg for Mathews. WIrkman for Hennlng, Litzell for Little, Bell for Bryant. Berry for Light. Light for Williams. Qulgle for I ight; Dartmouth. Heeley for Trier. Trier for Hea'ey, Baxter for Neeley, Cunningham for Gila, Hood for Youngstrom. Btn for Cotton. Freed!erg for Emery, Austin for Freedberg, Finery lor Austin. Cogswell for Emery. M. F. McDonough for Cogswell. Cogswell for Dusso-solt, P. W. Holbrook for Canr.ell. Duhamel for Edwards. v.-ho went in for DeHart in the last quarter, ran the team well while he wu in and did his bit right manfully. This bring.i us down to the line, whioh. though it met stiff opposition, mere than held rts own, except for a short period in the second half, when Wash-Jeff adopted Pitt steam-roller tactics and sained considerable ground. It was opposed by a mighty fine set of forwards, though they were a bit lighter and didn't have the polish, experience or power of their antagonists. Thornhill, who is closing his football career, distinguished himself. So did Seidei, his runniivg mate Sutherland and Sies were no inconsiderable factors lit the vicioJ-y. and Bob Peck was his unquenchable self, no less. His interference enabled Jimmy DeiHart to spring that 42-yards for a. touchdown on lhe only trick that Warner's pupils executed for any great sain. Stsuhl and Ililty replaced Thornhill and Seidel in the final quarter, and the team's play did not suffer by the change, so it follows that they performed acceptably. WASH-JEFF STABS. as it is witn the rtt bunch, so It is with Wosh.ioff tr.rrinn tv 4ih tv..i it" -it "JT LW - 1 " short of Pitt's best ia no fmnr nf th r - - . . us it? IJeaten. but not whinned. thev w.re always dangerous, always formidable, always trying. Their heads, "bloody but unbowed." are as worthy of the laurel wreath as those of Pitt's peerless eleven. To start picking out stars, without mentioning each man by name, would be an1 injustice to somtfoody, so we'll just declare that McCreight. Stobbs. Henry, Wimberly, Kuble, Drew and all the rest distinguished themselves more so in this defeat than they have in many a victory. But the most amazing part of the game is that the Panthers taught the.r guests how to use the forward pass. Gosh, we just wish some of those Eistern experts who raved over the way Wash-Jeff "sky-lined" against Yale, had seen the P.tt team today, breaking up and spilling the Wash-Jeff passes and executing their own. We never noticed it before, probably no one else did, either, but practically all of Pop Warner's standard formations are adaptable tc the forward pass, and such a variety naturally follow that the opposition was bewildered time and time again. It is a m.ghty ilium nating fact that Warner and his men delight to beat their opponents w.th their opponents' own weapons. Pitt didn't need the pass to w'.n yesterday, but the Panthers used the pass to roll up the score. When it is siid that Pitt tried 25 passes, of which 13 were completed for a total frain of 136 yards, nine failed or were batted down and three were intercepted, and that Wash-Jeff tried in passes, nine of which were completed for a gain. of 50 yards, nine were batted down and one intercepted, PiU'a superiority is apparent. When it comes ti passing. Wash-Jeff is almost a one-man affair McCrei?ht. Pitt's system brings all of the backs into play. W. & J.'S SCORING CHANCE. No game 'twixt Pitt and Wash-Jeff would be complete without a desperate stand by Pitt on its own goal line, fighting furiously to prevent a score. Pitt's goal was imperiled once, and once only, and, had it not been that the officials chose to inflict a 15-yard penalty on Wash-Jeff just at this most inopportune moment, the Red and Black would have rune up a touchdown. This chance came midway in the second peod Just after DeHart's 42-yard i run for a toucnaown. nenrys KicKon was high and short and leu nve yards in front of Gougler, who shot after it. but was beaten to the ball by a Wash-Jeff man, who batted it to the left. Gougler pursued it. touched it, but couldn't thumb-tack It down, and Stobbs fell on it on the Pitt 15-yard line. Stobbs made three at left end and two at left tackle, and McCreight shot a forward pass over the line to Stobbs for a first down on the Pitt 4Vt-yard line. Stobbs made one at right guard, then McCreight plunged for one more, but here Washington and Jefferson was caught for holding and a 15-yard penalty. W sh-Jeff was the 18 1 ne with th lin to make. McCreighfs first forward fa led and then, on a spread to the left, he 6hot one to Tressell for a la-yard gain. Tressell was down on the Pitt three-vard Mne. McCre'glit's forward pass to Stobbs was just spoiled by McLaren, and the Ked -and Black's great moment had passed. In closing, would say that enough things happened in that game to keei us writing for a week, but we can't get around to it now. We'll just say that the game was the cleanest we've ever seen played, and in spite of the intense feeling and hrd playing, no one transgressed beyond tv.. limits of eentlemanly conduct. A fine spirit prevailed and what few penalties were assessed were for technical viola tions only.

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