Bennington Banner Newspaper Archives Mar 2 1966, Page 9

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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - March 2, 1966, Bennington, Vermont Providence Best be College quintet Assumption regains Small College Lead Bennington Banner wednesday March 2, 1966-9 by Dick do up sports writer Boston up a Providence pulled away from the pack and Assumption regained the Lead it had lost to Springfield in the weekly United press International new England College basketball coaches ratings announced today. Joe Mullaneyy a Providence friars collected la of 15 possible first place votes and held onto first place in the regional major College division by a fat 18 Point margin after leading by an even dozen last week. The 1965-66 ratings close next week with the friars an Odds on Choice to successfully defend their new England championship. The ranks of the also rans juggled slightly when Boston College edged past Rhode Island. The eagles third a week ago did no to get a single first place vote but Cut into the ram total with a flock of second place selections and took a one Point 53-52, Edge in their longstanding struggle for second place. In the Small College Battle Assumption regained the Peak when Andy Laskas charges boasting a 16-5 record going into Mcaa regional tournament play netted seven of 12 possible first place votes and opened a five Point Lead on last week s Leader Springfield. The maroons who have completed regular season play had four first place votes while fifth place Central Connecticut collected the other one. Springfield was being demoted despite the fact that the maroons set an All time record by winning their 20th game. The 20-4 Mark of or. De Steitz club Marks the first time any Springfield team has Ever won 20 regular season games. And since basketball was founded at Springfield that record dates Back to 1891. The new England Small College teams continued their season Long juggling act. American International third a week ago dropped into a tie for that position with northeastern which surged from sixth place. Central Connecticut held onto fifth place while St. Michael a advanced from seventh to sixth and St. Anselmus fell from fourth to seventh. Fairfield fourth in recent weeks but still boasting a 17-5 Overall record firmed up that position in the latest round of voting by the regions coaches while Connecticut which tuesday night deadlocked Rhode Island for the Yankee conference Crown held on in fifth place followed in order by holy Cross and Massachusetts. Houston cougars set season record of ii Points per game by Jeff my frs Chi sports writer even the manned space Center has trouble tracking the High flying Houston cougars. The cougars became the highest scoring outfit in collegiate history and the first team Ever to average Over a too Points a game when they closed out their season tuesday night by beating Loyola of the South 103-77. Reports at Houston a manned space Center of unidentified flying objects turned out to be nothing More than the soaring cougars who have averaged 101.3 Points in 25 games this season. The Mark eclipses the Standard of 98.4 set by Miami Fla last year. Full service banking a Man needs full service banking when he has the responsibility of a Home car and family. Get full service at the Vermont Bank and Trust company Bellows Falls Chester Brattleboro Rutland Bennington Manchester member Federal Depoe it insurance corporation a for All your travel needs consult Rosasco travel Agency inc a Over 75 years of unexcelled travel service everything pertaining to travel in Bennington use our special Telephone service at no Cost to you. Ask the operator for Enterprise 6859. 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Texas a amp a walloped Baylor 95-78 to move Back into a first place tie with Southern methodist in the Southwest conference race Nebraska knotted the big eight standings by whipping Kansas state 79-69, and Penn won its first Ivy league title in 13 years by clipping defending Champion Princeton 56-48. Houston won its 20th game in 25 starts As five players hit in double figures. The cougars who shot 48 per cent from the floor were paced by Joe Hamood with 22 Points and 6 foot 8 Sophomore Elvin Hayes with 21. Penn built a 31-19 Lead at intermission and increased its margin to 46-30 with 10 30 left. Although the Ivy league Winner normally goes to the Mcaa tourney the Mcaa league dispute in Grade standards May keep the quakers from participating. An Mcaa committee is being polled to determine Pennis Fate. Connecticut forced a Yankee conference playoff by beating Rhode Island 96-74. The Victory gave each team a 9-1 slate and set up a playoff Friday at Storrs Conn. alas Alley by Al Ray As you All May know or should know the eighth annual Vermont state Bowling championship will be held this year in Middlebury. The tournament will run from april 16 through May 22. All reservations close March 26 and entries close april 9. The entry fee is $4.50 per Man per event. Send your Check and entry Blank to James costello co Middlebury lanes Box 202, Middlebury it. I know that some people have already made plans to go and some have stated they will win at least a portion of it. At any rate i certainly Hope Bennington is Well represented so make your plans now before it is too late. Al Pinsonneault had the radar tuned in sunday with his 268 single and 819 for four games. Joe Charbonneau hit a hot Streak in the International league with a 233 single and Jim Devito went All out with his 623 triple. Dick Mullins really pulled the stops out in the garage league with a 253 single and a booming 674 triple. Someone Down there must like you Dick Ralph Prouty and Fred Foster shared honors for High single in the Southern it. League with their 232 singles. Ralph took the High triple with a very respectable 596. Jim Williams a couples league Bowler with a 152 average turned in a 628 triple. Nice showing makes you feel like you accomplished something. Marcia Ryder accomplished something in the girls Green Man. League with her 536 triple. Better watch out Earl or you la join the club of a my wife can bowl better than me a husbands. Now off to those bowlers whose specially must be getting screwy leaves so they can pick them up. Marge Watson converted the 2-7-10 split in the girls City league g. Kelley in the girls Green Man. League picked up the 2-4-7-10 split Pat Woodward got the 5-10 split and Louise Davis Bowling 9. The Arlington Cut rate Slid the four Over into the ten pin. Speaking of Odd leaves i saw one i have never seen before the 3-7-9-10 the fellow got everything but the seven pin. Here a some hot information from the Baa bulletin put out recently. The largest Bowling Center in the world is located in Tokyo where an establishment has 120 lanes. Just imagine Bennington lanes about seven times bigger than it is and you be got it. Then there a another interesting thing about How to Sharpen up your Bowling vocabulary and As an example they give this a a typical conversation a your Anchor Man got a 220 game he had two doubles three opens a Turkey a dime store and a on our team after a game when we Are enjoying our favorite beverage the conversation would probably run something like a your Anchor Man had a 150, and on top of that the Boob missed a single pin for a spare which Cost us the i guess we had better Brush up on the Correct terminology so we at least sound like bowlers. And Here s an example of getting just what you ask for. Abe Rose sponsor of the Abe Rose sporting goods team of Oakland calif., sent out his five new shirts this season with instructions to embroider them a the same As last he got what he asked for. Sure enough the instructions were followed to the letter. Across the Back a the same As last year. On that note i will close and Hope you can keep Mem rolling. Wallie of Greenwich re opening thursday March 3 for our 37th season Good food at reasonable prices main Street Greenwich. New York dial 518-692-7823 Greenbergh a Cash amp Cain with precast Stone base Complete with fixtures Light fixture Quot special see our display of new models this week s special % 20 discount $ 95 5 it. Recessed steel Bathtub 19 x 17 lavatory combination toilet 3 pc. Set a88 Bernz Gas tank refills 89�?~ i prestone 1.49 20 Gal. 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