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Kokomo Tribune (Newspaper) - February 10, 1953, Kokomo, Indiana Six High School Leagues Sure to Get New Champs BEACHING BOATS Atibwrn Dethroned BASKETBALL In Northeast Loop Kats Listed As NearCasualty SCORES By DALE BURGESS Associated Press Spurts AVritrr Basketball talent flares up and subsidies in Indiana hieh schools about as erratically as lights on a pinball machine yeartoyear shifts of power Shclhyvillc at Richmond Wednesday GrccncHstlc at Brazil Columbus at at Delphi Gary Edison at Gary Roosevelt Toll City at Jasper Warsaw at South Bend Central Thursday East Chicago Roosevelt at Gary aro pretty well shown by the conMann fcrnnce standings At least six of Gary Tollcston at Hammond last years champs and cochamps Tech cant repeat this season even it Indianapolis Attucks vs Indian they win their last two or threeapolis Cathedral at Butler Field games House i Definitely retired are defending Indianapolis Howe at Warrellj titlists Auburn Northeastern i ference Seymour South Central Friday j Princeton Southern East Chicago Anderson at New Castle Auburn at Bluffton I College Kact DuQuesne 53 Westminster No 1 Spot In Collegiate Poll Hoosiers Stay In Runnerup Position St Johns Bkn 72 CCNY 64 South Western Kentucky 92 Loyola new NEW YORK Undefeated Orleans G7 j Seton Hall riding the crest of a Duke S3 George Washington 80 22game winning streak was voted Mississippi State 66 Georgia Techtop basketball team m the land 62 Richmond W Maryland 46 Tennessee 83 Davidson 73 Midwest Kansas State 74 Iowa Sstate Colorado 86 Nebraska 78 Michigan State 60 Iowa 48 Indiana 66 Wisconsin 48 Ohio State 81 Minnesota 71 Illinois 92 Michigan 62 Kio Grande 104 Cedarvillc 48 61 Bedford at Bloominjrton Bicknoll at Hunlingliurg laxil at TeVre Haute Garfield leffcrstiiiville at Colunibus Coniiersville at Franklin Lebanon at Crawfordsvilln Whiting at East Chicago Snulh IJml Adams at Klkhart Burris at Ehvood Yincemies at Evansville Bosse Evansville Central at New Al ia ny yrankfort at Central Washincton Western Division of Ihe Northern and Cambridge City of the East Central Brazil tied Terre Haute Grrstmcyer last year in the Western also is out Koliomo still has a mathetnatieal chance to repeat in the North Cen tral in spite of two defeats It has a Friday aanic with Indianapolis Teen beaten but once Jluncic Central also stopped only onee meets Frankfort Elkharts defeudiiiR champs and South Bend Central are fort the Eastern Division lead in the Northern circuit with 61 Hammond Clark at Gary Kmcr Elkhart plays South Bend Adams son Friday and South s 121 Arkansas i today for the fourth straight week The Pirates from South Orange N stretching their reign as No 1 team to the longest by any team this season were picked as tops by 32 of the 75 sportswriters and broadcasters in the poll On the usual basis of 10 points for first 9 for second and so forth Seton Hall totaled 598 points Also for the fourth week in suc cession Indiana stormed in behind SHJH with again SSi SELECT AM AREA WCTHOUT UN DERWATER SNAGS OR UAGGEP ROCKS AND A SMOOTH BEACH TO POLL YOUR BOAT OR CANOE UPON PULL IT CLEAR OF THE WATER ANP POSSIBLE HIBH LEV ELS OTHERWISE WAVES KEEP MOVING THE BOAT TO ANP FRO GRINDING THE BOTTOM ON THE SANP TlE THE PAINTER ROPE IN BOVV TO A BOULPER BUSH OR TREE OR7 CARRY THE ANCHOR BACK ON THE BEACH AS FAR AS YOU CAN IF BOAT IS TOO HBAVY TO HANDLE ANCHOR IN WATER DEEP ENOUGH TO FLOAT IT NEAR SHORE Arkansas M Texas Christian 68 Abilene ian Puce 70 Arkansas 15 Far West Idaho State 78 Colorado College trounccd night 9262 Stephens Deal Closes Doors On Bosox Era Bevo Keeping Wolf from Door At Rio Grande President Soys Outlook Hopeful By DAVE VtLES RIO GRANDE O VPi Clarence I Bevo Francis basketballs point making phenomenon from Rio Grande College may boost the lit tle Southern Ohio school over the financial barrier that threatened to close its doors Last fall the college could boast only 94 students and President Charles E Davis admitted this year might be the last But after 30 consecutive victories and the fabulous Francis 50point per game average Davis says the outlook for Rio Grande College is very Rio Grande won its 30th game Monday night against Cedarville College 10418 with Bevos 51 points boosting his seasons total to We have had many requests for information about the school and the requests for applications exceed the number we had all of last Davis says With the rapid industrial expan sion of the Ohio River valley and the improvements weve made this year both in the school and with the basketball team I believe things are going to be much better for But Davis added We arc just as proud of our gos pel teams and deputation groups in the churches as we are of Bevo the basketball team I believe our academic standards arc cxcep Tuwsday Feb 10 IMS KOKOMO TRIMIMll and 30 per cent for the ministry The school formerly was affiliat about Rio Grandma in the National ed with the Baptist Church but now Tournament is nondenominational I President Davis said he going ln inquire this week in New York Bend Central meets Fort Wayne North Side Sat urday Then Elkhart and Central will tangle Feb 18 Gary Wallace can pick up Ihe Western Division title by beating Valparaiso Friday Terre Haute Gerstmeyer at Leb anon Saturday is a uood bet to take full possession of the Western title it shared last year Huntingburgs Southern leaders at 102 have remaining games with Bicknell and Vineennes Ev ansvillc Central 92 its league campaign at New Albany Friday Coniiersville at Franklin Friday night probably will take the South Central pennant Decatur is sure of at least a share in the Northeastern title Aurora already has picked up the Southeastern championship Rossville is sure of nt least a share in the Hoosier Conference and Mississinewa Gas CityJones boroi is unbeaten in the new Mississinewa Valley Conference The East Central crown lies between Knightstown Memorial and Cenlerville with Middletown ineligible this year ilajor games this week i Tuesday j Teffersonville at Aurora j Evansville Memorial at Evans ville Gary Froebel at Hammond Valparaiso at Gary Wallace South Bend Riley at Goshcn Orecnshurg at Rushville Huntington at Plymouth Kokonio at Indianapolis Tceh Lafayette at Richmond La Porte at Mishawaka Madijnn at Lawrencohurg Marion at Logansport at Michigan City at South Basset KQs Famechon In Title Match rht in on nine ballots and had 504 Washington had 10 firsts j and 485 points j La Salic held fourth place thisj one jump ahead of Illinois I BOSTON era of the itlonally Michigan lastjton Red Sox famous friendly left Davjs saidtnc tiny school prob Ifield fence faded into baseballiaby never will shed its financial Kansas State upset by Nebraska hjstory today with tne departuretroubles altogether because our Saturday night dropped from of siugger Vern Stephens i alumni dont have much money to The chunky infielder was traded About 65 per cent of to the Chicago White Sox Monday the students at Rio Grande arc fifth to 10th place this week The KStaters started bouncing back last night however with a 7464 victory over Iowa State notches to held firm in exchange for pitchers Marv studying for teaching professions Grisson and Bill involved Hector Skinny Brown Kennedy No cash was Bend winners Stcvic smashed out 122 home Seymour Shelbyville Sullivan at Washington Saturday Niw Castle at Coniiersville Peru at Evansville KeiU Fort Wayne South Side at Fort Wayne Central Fort Wayne North Side at South Bend Hammond at La Porto Hammond Tech at Mishawaha Indianapolis Attucks vs Indian South Bend Adams at Indianapo lis Broad Rippli Terre Haute Gorstmeyer at Leb anon Kay Famechon A left and right to the head sent1 5 the Frenchman crumbling to the canvas at the end of the third round The bell saved him but he1 was still completely out when the fourth round bell sounded i 10 Bassult will hold the interim crown for 13 months since he is ja fillin for Sandy Saddler now a12 North Carolina State in the Army Well be glad to fight SaddVr runs in his five years with the Red Sox and drove in 562 runs That 598 includes last season when he was sixth while DC Paul in seventh Louisiana State moved up two places to1 Only Dom DiMaggio remains of in Featherweights moving Western Kentucky the longball hitting Red Sox linel want a shot at the world title to ninth Western made that earned the name of The start lining up Percy Bassett is record 203 last night however He alone is left from going to be a fighting champion shellacking Loyola of New Orleans I the 1946 American League pennant Well fight anyone anywhere as 9267 long as the money is That was the cry from Basscttsi The leaders firstplace votes i dressing room Monday night after the 23yearold Philadelphia Negro 1 Seton Hall 32 had won the interim world feather 2 Indiana 9 weight championship by chilling 3 Washington 10 4 La Salle 5 6 Oklahoma 1 7 De Paul 8 Louisiana State 1 9 Western Kentucky 4 Kansas State 167 Second 10 11 Seattle 31 102 2 86 13 Oklahoma City 3 GO 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