California Pasadena Independent Newspaper Archives Feb 24 1958, Page 11

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Independent, The (Newspaper) - February 24, 1958, Pasadena, CaliforniaAl eyes 2nd straight mias Bruins Kho kid out the tight Pacific coast conference basketball race has narrowed Down to teams with the front running California bears in a Strong position to win their second straight title. Only Oregon state one game Back remains a serious threat to the bears championship Hopes and the beavers need a lot of help As they have no games left with Cali fornia. The bears moved into their commanding position with a Strong showing on their weekend tour of the Northwest Downing Idaho 10-g2 and Washington state 5948. Oregon state kept Pace with a pair of victories one Over Urcla 77-c1, which pretty Well disposed of the Bruins As title contenders. The bears conference record is now 102, against 9-3 for Oregon state Lor Urcla. California plays at Oregon tonight then returns to close out the Campaign at Berkeley against Urcla Idaho and Oregon. The heavers have two games left with Tail end Washington state and one each with Southern California and Idaho. Pete Scwell s poised Cal quintet oozed Confidence in disposing of Washington state. Shooting Only when Clear and carrying the cougars with a full court press they won pretty As they pleased. The beavers were no less impressive in their decisive win Over Urcla with Dave Gambee putting on a dazzling display that netted him 30 Points. Combined with the 24 he scored against us when the beavers wrecked the trojans 63-50 Friday night it gave him a new three year pc scoring record of 1.85s Points. Bob Houbregs of Washington held the old Mark of 1.855. In other games Idaho bounced Back from its trim Ming by California and Defeated Washington 85-83. The vandals Gary Simmons held 10 13 Points by the sturdy Bear defense Friday hit for 30 Points to win a hot scor ing Duel from Washington s Doug smart who had 28. Stanford handed the trojans their fourth straight setback coming from behind in the final minutes Lor a 09-61 Victory. Paul Neumann saved the Day for the indians connecting on four straight jump shots to wipe out an a Point Trojan Lead. The trojans scored Only Point in the last four games this weekend California at Oregon Urcla at California Idaho at Stanford Washington state at Washington at Oregon state Vila at Stanford Idaho at California. Washington state at Oregon state at Oregon state. Page 11 monday feb. 24, 1958, Bob Shafer editor dons Mould Lii some playful Rascal presumably from Catechi almost dealt Pasadena Inaz arenc College a dastardly blow last week. It nearly pushed crusader basketball Back to the Middle apr. It you la or cell yawning by Dis posed of , 72-61, last tuesday without i sins a first Stringer. Crusader i Imp a chump was resting his aces fur the heavy schedule ahead. J Well Thi prankster called the three major wire services Tup a and ins1, plus the los Angeles newspapers with the stun news hint Little Cal tech had upset the talented crusaders. The news was also broadcast Over Sci Oral . Radio stations that night. This is nil Stock clean fun but not calculated to elicit Ion Many smites at Pasadena College. To the pc people it was about us funny As having Jim Bond declared inel Isiline. The crusaders have assiduously Laboured on the hard court All these weeks in an Effort to attract some attention to the fact that they have a pretty Pood basketball team up there. And at last some justly deserved recognition is coming their Way. Last week they had risen to 15th in the nation according to the United press Small College rankings. Hut you can imagine what would happen of the Cru sailers in the rankings if the bogus score had found its Way Hack to he Board of coaches who rate lie teams each week. Fortunately he United press called the Independent for More information on this stunning upset and the Good name of pc basketball was preserved. The other wire sen -. Ices and news Media were also notified. Great kidders those engineers. Pasadena College s crusaders who close out their regular season play tonight against Westmont were selected yesterday for the naia District three Basket Ball playoffs which kick off next Friday night. The crusaders now working on a 11-game win Streak will meet the Winner. Of. Tomorrow night s Redlands. Whittier game. The playoffs will be held at Fullerton Junior College. In Fullerton in a Best two out of Turco series Over the to Rule on fixed fight charge weekend. The first game is in another month any resemblance will be purely coincidental3 actual work on the giant los Angeles Hurst left and operations chief de Davied right coliseum to convert it into the Home playing Field of Confer with Del Webb who happens to own Webb the dodgers has been kicked off by the Webb construe construction company and about half of the new Tion company Here construction supt. Bert Broad York Yankees. Dodgers open Home Sale april 18. Alex new York. Of no action on manager Bobby Gleason s Friday night Antl the second fixed fight charges is expect saturday. If he series is Eri until Friday or next forced into a third game it week. Will be. Held the following1 Gleason manager of tuesday heavyweight contender Nino the victors qualify directly1. Last Friday into the Kansas City National night that Argentine naia tournament. M be f at Madison Square Garden the selection was made yes was he b Jiu eff won Ter Day afternoon in a meeting a Dedsion. At Gwynn restaurant by the Luam j. Committee made up of Jack d t commissioner of the Siemans Westmont athletic i. New York Rector Chalmor commission said last night Pasadena College head Basket. A and assistants Ball coach and Occidental coach Grant Dunlap. Give commission chairman Julius Helfand a seals will sell for 51.25 on the Gleason Inci general admission and 75 Dent when Heifa Jid returns cents for students. From Cuba. The crusaders travel to Helfand is in Havana Lor Santa Barbara tonight for their the non title fight Between final clash packing a season lightweight Champion Joe record of 23 wins and Only Brown and Orlando eche three losses. Varria wednesday night the fighter former Pasadena a Elmer Wilhoite the sex us Grid All America has a simple explanation for his return to boxing. Hell i a kick out of he says. It s a Good Way to stay in shape and where else can i pick up 100 Buck for a night s Wilhoite who now lives in Highland Park has won to fights Bolh four rounders since making his come Bitch. Both were decision. Houston tourney s Pomona. Up Johnny Mantz of Duarte 1956 National _ Ihu hard car Champion won the mile Stock car feature race .20 is .15 individual u of fat Fiji of top avs Muir. 177 sri 4k0 19.2 -477 110 .533 60 ,tis2 9s 11.9 221 117 .424 76 44 ,57 j 27s 11.1 300 93 72 42 .5-3 p.9 91 77 .107 55 42 .764 196 7.s 40 72 .326 43 2d Flori 170 65 73 44 .453 4s 2i .062 Llo is .333 23 it tiny 50 3.6 40 14 .400 14 s .571 3s 2.6 20 21 .375 17 9 .529 51 2.5 3u 10 .357 21 10 .476 30 1.7 23 i 7 .333 9 6 .607 2u 1.3 17 to am Tot. Arr of amp 1 19.1 43 34.9 9.0 46 31.1 12.0 51 2s.1 4.0 59 23 s 1.6 43 19.9 2.8 44 22.0 4.0 25 14.2 2.9 13 9.6 1.4. 14 2.0 8.0 Demartt wearing Char it takes time Avith a at the Mark seven others were Stewart jr., Homer weighs in at 211 now. Five or pounds under dam Are a houstonian Plav at the 2 1 Mark Dave Liis playing Wendil at so. And he wants to get even in of of Jamesha Fla. Milon int. Who Ocean his e b s t e r Grove Moed a fighter has to be in much finer condition he in ,o27. Snot i Oliver. Canton the Job third straight sub Par round Bob Goalby Darien. He s Selling cars in los Angl is at Pri Sontum wants Mac Achild of the Field Frank Stranahan it s a Lousey Way to make a living. I m looking for a birdies against one Ohio Gene Littler. Singing Job in Industrial management but Haven t had any Luck so his 209 was seven Calif. And Stan Leonard of Dallas. Far. U Ilhan Jap maintain the four round bout Are the toughest there s no doubt Ihnut the he said. You re Pace know you Haven t much time so you fend to get Over Elmer is look intr Forward to moving up to six rounders where the purse is boosted to then if you can get up to 10-round main events you can pick up 52000." and How about the future would he be interested in Monkin a sustained drive for he title of i Don t think so. This boxing is just to keep to Busy and in says Elmer who has separate from his wife some months ago. You live by of to do Der Par. Vancouver. . Two strokes behind were Fred Hawkins of Elpaso Marty of la nut .tex., held the 215 spot alone i 111., and Roberto Duvic Niimi bin Pete of Buffalo Ems Terea of Mexico City at 211 while who held the Funchal nor in Coal knickers and a yellow sweater dropped a seven foot putt on the 18th Green to Climax his round of 60, combined with two rounds of 70, and now stands seven i Chapman 6. Pc 63. Out when a Small Elco pc 72. Porn or Cihir Ermont 4 j Ircul wire in his engine i broke. Mantz piloting a to Mercury never was i pc 77. Worse than fourth. Less Snow of Bloomington illl., in a 1957 Chevrolet finished second and Les Scott. A ? i. I Niv. Of Calir. Santa Barbara 6j. T j. Cal Trch re. Or univ. O on. Pc d5. poly Islo 60. A Crase played. Inv. Tournament strokes under Par at the 5-1 was third in a ifl5 Ford. Mantz s time for the 100 Miles Over the 2-mile course i two bettors get n i a r is of corf is combination Ulie Day s Best round on the seconds water soaked zoo Yard memo a cum Nal Park course where ram cd met a name until Triay forced postponement a fleas himself Ismeit. Wendell Alexander a Agua Caliente. Ii two hour 13 minutes 71 to win bettors who annual medal play p Ched All six winners in the tournament with a 72-Holdflfth through the 10th races at Caliente Racetrack yester. Collected a total of York. Big Dick to curious fresh source Savin the reluctant Davis cup _ g m , blasted buds Patty with Paul Goldsmith annexes yesterday and regained the National in Rio or Tennis championship he first won in 1952. The champions no scores were go. 6-2, 3-6. 12-10. Havo Chi mid his Daytona Brach Fla. 101.60 Miles per hour. The stoop shouldered. 6-1 for failure to play on the. Away. Ruddy faced Paul Goldsmith Turner who moved from new oilman who quit a s Davis cup to Iii

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