Bloomington Indiana Daily Student in Bloomington, Indiana 5 Aug 1919
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Bloomington Indiana Daily Student (Newspaper) - August 5, 1919, Bloomington, Indiana
Star Bash a a am expect cd at Indiana coach Stiehm finds promising material four members 1918-19 varsity will return. Arlo Byrum elected Captain september 5 is the Date set for the initial practice the 1919 football squad it has been announced by coach e. O. Stiehm. About fifty men Are expected to answer the first Call for candidates for the varsity. Sixteen att etes get Roeco Minton. Quot Rosco Quot is the name they wished onto Minton Indiana s big left end 1917. But All his friends know him by Quot cow Quot and Jordan Field is still resounding with his Battle cry Quot hold him Minton is spending the summer in fort Worth Texas but has written friends that he will be Here Quot with Bells Quot when the Grid season starts. The grand circuit races opened at the North Randall tracks at Cleveland yesterday. Three Hundred and seven horses started in the races. The track is in excellent condition. The Indiana Tennis doubles tournament will 4je decided before the week is Over. Stiehm and Haworth Kenny and Cassel and Kelso and Mogge Are the three pairs who Are still in the race. Carl Mays underhand Pitcher the Boston americans who was transferred to the new York americans the Exchange including the giving three players and $40,000 by the new York club has been indefinitely suspended a b. B. Johnson president the Fline rican league. Mays in going to new York broke a three year s contract with the Boston club. Over 3,000 people witnessed the defeat the Cincinnati reds by the new York giants sunday. This was the largest crowd that Ever attended a baseball game at the Queen City. The fans Hope to see Cincinnati take the third straight from the new York club but in this they were disappointed. New York won through the pitching Jesse Barnes 4 to 0. The Outlook for the Indiana basketball season for 1919-20 is very Bright. The amount and Quality the material for the varsity squad this fall makes the followers basketball at Indiana very optic Nistico concerning the coming season. Indiana will be fortunate this fall in having four veterans last year s team Back again. In addition to capt. Arlo Byrum who is a guard there a will be Dean Forward Phillips guard and Jeffries Center and Forward. Captain Byrum has played the varsity for two years and is an excellent guard. Phillips has won two Quot is Quot As a member the varsity and was Captain last year s quintet. He is considered one the Best guards playing in the conference. Jeffries also has played two years the varsity either As a Forward Center. Dean played his first year at varsity basketball last year. He is expected to make a Good showing the team this fall. Hebe Willams Eliot blk. Hebe Williams former Indiana Star Forward will be eligible for the varsity next year and will be a worthy addition to the squad. Williams is one the Best forwards that Ever wore a Crimson suit and he is expected to strengthen the varsity considerably this year. Indiana will gain a guard As a result the return the Rainbow division from France. George Reed will be eligible for the Quot team and will no doubt prove a Strong contender for a guard position among the men who were used As substitutes last season Are a number who Are expected to make a Strong bid for the varsity this year these men a in six men in track and ten in baseball Are rewarded four in summer school. E. O. Stiehm received last monday sixteen Quot i Quot sweaters which will be Given to the Indiana athletes who were recommended for Quot is Quot in track and baseball. Six the men will receive their sweaters As a result their work the 1919 track team. The other ten played the baseball team. Of the six men who will receive the sweaters through track Are Arthur Mogge Edwin Embich f. E. Keeling a. L. Phillips w. W. Purcell an4 Heber Williams. Two men will be lost to the 1920 team through graduation Mogge who for three years was the varsity and was formerly Captain the Cross country team and Embich who represented Indiana in the Quarter mile graduated with the class 19. Of the ten men who Are to receive sweaters for baseball Rauschenbach Driscoll Kunkel Faust Dennis Sut Heimer Jeffries teeters and Dean Only two men Rauschenbach and Sutheimer will be lost through graduation. A number the sweaters which were received yesterday have already been presented to some the men who ate in summer school this year. The others will be even the athletes their return this material for 1920 track team Many 1919 team members and last year s freshmen stars will return. Three record holders Back a visited Williams jewelry repair shop. The prospects at Indiana for an excellent track team in 1920 Are very Bright. Indiana will have three holders University records in addition to a number very promising track men who will be eligible. Among the record holders who will return next year is Matson Collier. Collier is one the fastest dash men in the conference and holds the Indiana records in the 220 and 100-Yard dashes. Phillips who holds the Indiana record in the javelin throw will be the team again and will no doubt be responsible for a number Points which Indiana will score against their adversaries. Heber Williams who has been setting the conference High hurdles a fast Pace will be among the track assets the Crimson in 1920. Freshmen show up Well Kennedy showed up Well in his first year the varsity track team in 1919 and is expected to make Good during the coming season in the half mile. Taylor is expected to give a Good account himself in the Low hurdles and the Quarter mile. In the High and Broad jumps Purcell is expected to make a Good showing. Purcell was handicapped during the 1919 season by injuries from which he expects to be fully recovered before the 1920 season stars Back. Indiana s track team will be strengthened by tiie return two former stars. Spencer Pope who was Captain the 1917 track team and Bullock who pole vaulted for the Crimson in 1917, will re enter school this fall and will be eligible for the varsity. The freshman track squad 1919 Frank Faust Frank Faust alternated with Cravens at quarterback in 1917 Faust played a Good game last fall As quarterback the . Eleven. He is a Small Man but he hits runners Quot like a ton Brick Quot and Side Steps would be tacklers in True Eckersall Fash Ioji. Faust will return to the University Early in september. Jesse Lohrei. Jesse Lohrei who Voll return among the men in the Early squad next fall was one the mainstays last year s . Eleven. Lohrei is big and fast and May take a line position in this year s team. He is preparing for the doing farm work he writes coach Stiehm. John h. Kercheval Kercheval is. One the lighter men in Stiehm s 1919 squad. But he demonstrated fully last year that Lack weight need not interfere a a a Man s winning spirit. Kercheval is in the game All the thine and promises to be a valuable asset to this year s team. He is a Julius Quot Tubby Quot Julius is through. He played his last intercollegiate football last fall As Captain the Indiana . Eleven. Julius will be the sidelines at every Indiana game this fall it is Safe to predict and May even help coach Stiehm to get the 1919 team ready for the big frays. Bernard Cravens Quot Benny Quot Cravens is one the most popular football stars who Ever wore the Crimson. Benny was recently Given his release from Active duty from the naval Reserve Force in which service he was commissioned an Ensign. Cravens was quarterback the 1917 team and played the game a lifetime against Ohio state. He has written friends Here that he will return to a Chodl Thia Jan. Gained considerable experience last year and coach Stiehm will no doubt find Good use for the men. Dobbins Lohrei Buckner Busby and Wakefield Are the second string men last year who Are expected to be Strong contenders for varsity positions this year. Among the freshmen players last year were a number men exceptional ability. Esarey former Bloomington High school Star will be in the race for a position As Forward Ruckelshaus will make a bid for a place As Forward Kyle and Rhea will be in the race for positions the varsity As guards and Donavan former South Bend High school Star will give any competitor a fight for Center. Hobart Dennis who was a Star the freshman squad 1917, will also be available As a Forward. R. E. Martin Akron o., Winner the inter Allied heavyweight championship arrived from France yesterday. Martin went overseas with the Ohio National guard. He is 20 years old More than six feet tall and weighs 190 pounds. He is anxious to arrange a match with Jack Dempsey. The sensation last weeks sports was the stride that Cincinnati made during the last week nosing new York out first position in the National league. During the week the Cincinnati club won nine out ten games. Cincinnati fans Are going wild with the Prospect the ill fated Cincinnati team copping a Pennant. If the Quot reds Quot win a Pennant they will establish a precedent As the Cincinnati team has not won a Pennant since they a amp be been playing Ball. Will make some valuable additions to the varsity this year in Conrad who made a Good showing in the sprints Kyle who is a Good Man with the weights r. S. Williams a Good weight Man Warrick who showed up Well in the Low hurdles Hill a High hurdler ability and Johnson who is expected to develop into an excellent Quarter Miler. The Cincinnati National league team has purchased a slugger Charley see from the Rochester International league. The consideration for see is Cueto and $10,000. This see s first year at professional base Ball. He is said to be a Pitcher the first class but has been used in the Outfield account his exceptional hitting ability. Coach Stiehm sees great future for Indiana University coach e. O. Stiehm e. O. Stiehm director athletics sent Joy into the he predicted a Bright future for Indiana athletics. Quot the prospects never were brighter Quot he said and track indications Point to successful seasons. Not a continuance athletic Prosperity in future Quot and what about the football season Quot . Stiehm was Quot i never have been in the habit predicting just what Advance the season Quot . Stiehm said. Quot so Many Thini team when it seems at the height its Power. 1919 team a Winner. Quot however i might say this. The prospects Are far Bri been before a at least since i have been connected with ind old men will rectum. There is no ineligible player. Year i viable record this fall and in the seasons to i those who recall the Sphinx like silence Indiana s big 1 Only a Small squad players and his equal silence in Ift some his Best prospects will View this rather conserve to More than its face value. I John Kyle John Kyle made a Fine showing last year s . Team. He is a fullback exception ability. Kyle is a Good punter and will probably do the kicking for the team this year. Pans Are expecting much Kyle during the coming season. Edwin Habbe Edwin Habbe following the departure Faust for training Camp held Down the position quarterback the 1918 . Team. Habbe is Light and fast and direct the team with the skill a Veteran. Quot babe Quot i Quot babe Quot pier Center the 1917 Crimson a is a big Man sense the spent his sum cation in the Fields the order to for the pc this
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