The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 9, 1962 · Page 5
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It's a tic between work & fool- ball at Algona Plumbing & Heating but you'll see Adolph Oakland cheering you beyond a tic. Clyde Bronson knows that the Bulldogs are built well and can win Friday. You sec, building is his business. Jirti MUdcr knows the will be cooking with gas, using nothing but LP (long plays) from Thcrmogas. Wall Hull at Algona Implement says: Run 'cm thru the spreader, boys and really plow 'cm under. Sheridan Cook of United Building Center says: "Crib" Hampton, "nail" 'cm every play and watch the Bulldogs score multiply "2 x 4's". Clayton Pcrcival 1$ behind you 100% UullUog*. You certainly arc dependable, just like the de- at Percival Motors. Your Old War Horses Are Behind You - W/n or Lose Jerry Ferris has energy for you use it well . . . too. a full tank of Bulldogs , . . it's dependable Make Hamplon see an array of Colors for Carson's. Duanc wants you lo decoralc them good. Out al Taylor corners, Dean • Taylor wants you to hit Hamp- 'ton so hard they'll see stars & maybe a "Cornel" or two. Sam Davis of Farmers Service Center says: "Any good learn can win if lliey don't care who gels Ihe credit." Kloyd Holt. Directory Service Co. — "We'll show Hampton the way to go home, without a directory." Eagle Grove High 4th Vicfim Hampton Next Test Friday At Homecoming Algeria's potent Bulldogs put on a fancy aerial circus and steady running game to win an easy 40-0 victory over Eagle Grove in a North Central Conference game before a large crowd at the new Algona High football field Friday night. The win, fourth in a row without a defeat this season for Coach Jim Hrrshberger's team (longest winning streak for years), kept the Bulldogs in a first place tie with Clarion at the top of the loop. It also set the stage for the an, nual Homecoming celebration this Friday. Hampton, owner of an 0-3-1 record after a 45-0 shellacking by a ruffled bunch of Webster Citj Lynx last Friday night, will be oul to prove it is better than the record indicates. Prior to the Webster City defeat, Hampton, which has perhaps the largest team in the league, lied Acklcy, 14-14, then .topped a 12-0 decision to Clear Lake and a 13-6 decision to Iowa Falls. \Vetzcl & Williams Tally It took only six minutes and 21 seconds for the Bulldogs, to prove they had too many guns for Eagle Grove Friday night —' and two bombs, thrown by Tom Waller to Bill Wetzel and Jack Williams racked up the TDs that started the runaway. The first strike came from Algona's 4fi yard line with 4:40 of the first period gone. It was third down and six. Waller faded bad; and at the last moment spotted Wetzel stcaking through the Eagle secondary. He floated the ball downfield, Bill gathered it in or the 25 and scooted into the end zone. Waller's attempted place kick for the extra point went high and short. Two plays later, the Bulldog? got another chance — and they took immediate advantage of it. This time, Larry Hclmers, one of the classiest 127 pound linebackers around, fell on an Eagle Grove fumble on the Eagle 30. One play did it. Waller aimed one at Williams who made a fine grab five yards ahead of the line of scrimmage and zoomed for thr score. This time. Waller's place- kick was good and the score went to 13-0. A punt by the Eagles on thr final play of the first period got Algona going again. Starting from their own 34, the Bulldogs used only one pass and 10 running plays to make it 19-0. Williams got things going when he caught one good for 14 yards. Then Waller and We^el took turns carrying the malf and Waller capped the drive with a two-yard smash good for six. points. His extra point kick failed. (it) Yards In 4 Plays Algona wrapped up the first- Tuesday, October 9, 1962 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines-5 half scoring with a sensational bit of passing late in the second quarter. It took just four plays to cover the 69 yards needed to score. The first pass went from Waller to Wetzel for 17 yards Waller then connected with Kiel Hutchins for 18 yards, then failed to gain on a smash into the line. Williams capped the march by coming up with another fine catch to score. He captured a well- tossed pass near the Eagle Grove 17 and went in standing up to make it 25-0 as the extra point attempt failed again. The last half was more of the same, except that after the starters had counted a TD on a 78- yard march early in the third period, the reserves took over anc! continued the assault (although it was slowed down) on the Eagles. Wetzel was the star of the TO march. He personally gobbled up 58 yards, including a 13-yard run for the touchdown, and his running was never better. Waller's placekick made it 32-0. Reserves Take Over The reserves moved in after Eagle Grove punted midway through the third period. And they went right to work. With a 29-yard run by Bruce. Suad a 15-yard scaniper by Mike liff getting most of the mileage, the Bulldogs quickly got to Eagle Grove's 15 yard line. Two holding penalties put the ball back to the 45 and apparently halted the march. However, the reserves weren't to be denied. Facing a third and 32 to go situation on the Eagle Grove 37, the first play of thu fourth period set up a score. Willie Steinman flipped short to Jim Abbott, who lateralcd to Wicklil'f who went all the way to the Eagle one before being pushed out of bounds. Steinman slammed over the goal line on the first play to make it 3«-0, then fumbled the pass from center to lose a chance for the extra point. Safety Scores Two The final two points were tacked on by Abbott moments later. Algona was threatening to score and Wickliff launched a long pass to Abbott near the Eagle Grove end zone. An Eagle defender grabbed the loss near the goal line, then was dumped by Abbott CONFERENCE STANDINGS W L T ALGONA 3 0 0 Clarion 3 0 0 Webster City .... 2 1 0 Clear Lake 1 1 1 Iowa Falls 1 1 i Humboldt 1 2 0 Eagle Grove 0 3 0 Hampton 0 3 0 in the end zone for a safety. The rest of the game was a defensive battle. Failure of a thrilling climax similar to the one against Webster City a week earlier dimmed thr Algona-Eagle Grove game a liUle. However, the Bulldogs were plenty sharp many times, especially when they needed to be, both on offense and defense. Just when Eagle Grove appeared to be getting an offensive rolling, the Bulldogs came up wilh the big plays to halt any threats. Coach Hershberger used a lot of squad members in this one — anc' undoubtedly many of the boys got needed experience that could prove valuable in the future. Wetzel led the Algona ground Attack with 81 yards in seven carries and an average of ll.G yards per try. Then came Sundet with 47 yards, Hutchins with 42, Steinman with 37 and Waller with 33. Waller also hit six of eight passes for another 167 yards. Williams caught three passes, good for two touchdowns and 78 yards. Abbott three for 40 yards and Wetzel two for 71 yards. Algona amassed 472 yards on the ground and through the air to 37 total for the losers. Don Miller was Eagle Grove's best bet as a ball carrier, getting 17 yards in nine tries. Official statistics: First clowns 16 :i Passes attempted.. 14 li Passes completed.. 9 1 Yds. passing 207 5 Passes int. by 1 1 Yds. int. ret 9 0 KO — Ave 7-39.1 2-41.5 Punts — Ave 3.19.7 7-3.1-1 Yds. kicks ret 70 129 Fumbles lost 1 3 Yds. penalized 77 20 Yds. rushing 205 32 Tot. yds. gained .. 472 37 Sentral Rally Short; 27-20 Armstrong Win A spectacular second-half rallv foil short as Sentral dropped a 2720 decision to Armstrong in n thrilling State Line Conference game at Armstrong Friday night The victory gave Armstrong a 4-0 season mark, 3-0 loop record an-l a successful Homecoming. Sentral is now 2-2 for the season and 1-1 in the conference. Sentral, which has played good ball under Coach Jim Woltz this season, will be out to upset Swea City's Trojans this Friday. The Satellites will host the Trojans, who downed Thompson, 21 13. in a conference game that promises to be a dandy. The follow ing week, Armstrong and Swc-a ity will meet at Armstrong. Armstrong had a rather easy lime of it during the first half Fn- rtay night. The Tigers, with Dave Fries scoring from the one yard line, gol off to a 7-0 lead in the first period. Gary Colslon kicked the extra point. Rick :Holm passed one yarduip Steve Reding for Armstrong's second TD early in the second stanza. Colston again added the extra point to make it 14-0 — and it appeared the Tigers might run away with the contest. Later in the period. Larry Balmer scored from three yards ou; and Colston again kicked the extra point to make it 21-0 at halftime. As the saying goes — it was onl.\ the beginning. Sentral began lo roll in the third round wilh Gar> Berkland and Tom GeiUenauer getting most of the yardage. It was Berkland who gut the firwt Sentral touchdown when he wenl ive yards for a score. GciUun- duer added the extra poinl with a •un, making it 21-7. Geilzenaucr and Berkland trad eel scoring chores early in the fourth period when Ihe former went two yards for the TD and Berkland added Ihe extra point to make il 21-14. Holm gave Armstrong a ncetlerl lift when he dashed :«) yards for a TD halfway through the fourth quarter. C'olston's kick was nr good, but the score put the game out of reach. Sent nil came back to chop Ihe margin lo seven points when Berkland scored from the three yard line with only 50 seconds of play remaining. STATE LINE \V .... 3 .... 3 .... 1 .... 1 .... 1 Hake 0 Titonka 0 Swea City Armstrong Senlral ... Thompson Burt L 0 0 1 1 Swea City 20th In Row Over Thompson High Swea City's Trojans scored 21 points in Ihe first half, and needed them all to post a 21-13 victory over Thompson at Swea City Friday night in a Stale Line Con ference game. The victory was Ihe 20th in a row for the Trojans. Swea City will meel a sliff test Friday when a loop contest wilh Sentral's up-and-coming outfit is playeci al Senlral Field. Senlral lias a 2-2 season record, compared with Swea City's 4-0, but Ihe Satellites scared A r in s t r o ng'.s powerhouse before falling, 27-20, last Friday night. The Trojans counted a pair of touchdowns in the fir.sl period lo lake a lead that wa.s never relinquished. Sieve Hobcits fired a pass to Hick Seyl.tr, good for 5. r > yards and the first TD of tlr. game. Roberts al.so added Ihe ex (lair Blossom thinks the Bull- clogs are a good risk as he's willing to loan them most anything. lldogs Ira point to make it 7-0. The ever-present Roberts then went one yard for the second score and Doug Cummins added the ex (fa point, making il 14-0. In the second period, Roberts got away for a 21-yard touchdown scamper and Cummins added Ihe extra point that made it 21 -0 nt halftime. Thompson got a touchdown and extra point to make it 21-7 at the three-quarter mark and added another TD in the final round to close the gap to eight points. The Trojans lost the services of Paul Daniclson, offensive half back and defensive guard, during lirst quarter action when he suf fcrcd a broken collarbone when he was tackled. According to Coach Don Butterbaugh, Cummins, linebacker, am, Dick Mather, guard and linebacker, were oulstanding on defense for the winners. Hobcrls unci Scylar were tops on offense. Stalislics: SC T First downs 6 u; Passes attempted .... 2 10 Passes completed ... 1 2 Yds. passing 55 3(i Fumbles lost 1 1 Yds. penalized 35 :U) Yds. rushing 103 295 Football Results -'i-.iw.Ji;; Algona 40, Eagle Grove 0 Webster City 4o, Hampton 0 Clarion 13, Humboldt 12 Clear Lake (i, Iowa Falls (i Armstrong 27, Sentral 20 Burt 27, Titonka 7 Manson 37, Twin Kivcrs (i Swea City 21, Thompson 111 West Mend 12, Marathon 0 GRID GU CO Ray Langfitt is always for a good show. Make it a good one, Buljdogs, (hen relax at the Algona Theatre. iteechcrjze Hampton, clean llicir (Westing) house, Vacuum (hem qff (he field and lay 'em on the carpel every play. "Bo" Bnliunnon will insure the Bulldogs any (lav, but he thinks Hampton will be u bud risk alter Friday's game. iiitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii, iii/Liiiii.i.Lini:,; ::,;!,;! Mummi'iHi,iu,,!i:!!!iiiinii; ,:H'ii By 01' Man Mose It turned out to be an "all-female" lineup of winners for first, second and third place, in lasl Saturday's (irid (itiessers Contest in the L'ppi-r Des Moines. First place went lo Mrs. Louis H. Kgd, 52-1 So. Harriet St. with 17 right out of 2d, and a high game total of (il). Actual high game was the Nebraska 2(i—-Iowa State 22 contest, or 58. Close behind was Mrs. \\alt llanen. box L'lll. Algona. with 17 right ami a high game tolal guess ol Ii2. Third was Mrs. 15. ,1. Bradford ol Algona. with Hi right ami a high name on Hull ut Ion. 5x. lUuhl behind these three, and plucing on the Honor Roll with Hi riKht, were Sif- \\oocl. Kick Slobe. I)a\e Shumwax, Mrs. I). I'. Smith. Dick Thoreson, Hill Fariiham, Mrs. Merrill Ualker, Vincent (.oeike. and Merrill Walker, all ol Aljjona; James Halm, Mankalo. Minn; Arnold Andreasen. Minneapolis; and Art Mulligan. Bain-roll; Itutli Buumann. l.akota. That Iowa loss to Southern Cal sure threw the hooks inlo the guesscrs. although Mrs. llagen and Mrs. Bradford both picked Southern Cal. ^ The free chicken dinner this week at Al's Cafe goes to Rfck Slobe, who turned in an cntr> wilh only live right oul of 2(1. II lie will present himself to Mr. Al Smith, at Smith's Cafe at the northeast i-djje of Algona, lie will receive his chicken dinner,' and a crying towel will be provided il necessary during the banquet. Now we're into the Big Ten ami Bi^ Kight season full lilt. Another big lisl of entries on today's football page. k Fred Jr. of Kent Molor Co, says we have a "Galaxie" of stars 011 U»e UuUdogs ttaui. Slww 'em Friday. Hood (Gene) Insurance Agency will insure everything but the Jiauiulon "Ashes". Buscher Bros. "New Idea" is lo send Ihem home via way ol or "Moliue". Joe Bradley can pick a winner, so plow 'em under and rake 'em over, Bulldogs. Dick snys to (.as 'em good & hard Friday. Cook's \\cldcrs have plenty of oxygen. \ Alfred SchiiH/ says: Our Bulldogs have plenty of Rood things lo offer, .jusl like we do at Srhultz Bros. Curly says to knock Hampton on llieir /Vail, electrify your line to give us ;i shocking vie- ' lory. Pratt Electric will light Hie wiiy. Hill. .Jr. of Drill's (iiiraKe wants Mill to smash Hampton heyond repair. Your liming is HOIK! so make your transmissions work. lloxuird Miller ol 1 iinN.i\ Soli, H liter sa\s: II that Hampton line is too lianl, well solu-n il. up last. Bring lioint- the bacon this Friday, Bulldogs. The fresh eggs are al Ron & Jacks. Frank Moullon. Bjustrom's Furniture — "If you knuck 'em way down under like our sale prices, )uu too will be oak-mi;. Corwin I' lute, lias s,ky high. Bulldogs. Vcr. bloi'ker our hope a Don't let lur Dale elected us dowu.

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