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Connellsville Daily Courier (Newspaper) - April 22, 1935, Connellsville, Pennsylvania MONDAY, APRIL 22, 1935. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE, PAGE SEVEN. Track THE SPORT Baseball JAMES 3r. DIUSCOIL. Defeat Scottdale Hig Local Athletes Establish New Javelin, Broad and High Jump Marks; Win Nine Events TVhittaker, Laddick and Miller Break Existing Becords of Fayette Oonnty. LOSERS DISPLAY MUCH STRENGTH By CHARLES DANIELS Connellsville High School won its second dual field and track meet Sat- OTday afternoon, defeating Scottdale by a score of 75 to 42 after a contest which found the Millers mak- ing a determined bid lor victory by coming through with many second third places. The Cokers, under Coach Joseph A. Lerew, took first honors in nine of the events while the Scotties captured four. Several records were set by the performers who found weather conditions ideal. In some, however, the opposition Tas not very keen and the athletes made no effort for new marks. IVbittafcer of the Orange aid Black- turned in a record when he the javelin, through the ozone for a distance of 165 feet, 16 feet better than tee all-time Fayette. county scholastic record. In a priveious meet at East Huntingdon Township park last Wednesday, he hajd set a new mark with a heave of nearly 160 feet. It was the second meet in whjc he participated this year and he es tablished a new scholastic perform- ance in Fayette and Westmoreland counties. The time in the sprints and Tims fair, Woodrnff. the fleet footed ace of the Cokers, winning easily as lie completely outdistanced a field to annex both the SSO and the mile events. He never in danger as continued to flash the brilliant stride that has seen him sweep through all opposition. The broad jump mark ol 21 Jeet ona inch by Laddick was four inches better than the all-time Fayette rec- ord ol 1929 set by Stribltag. Incident- ally, TVhittaker broke his own javflm leave of 149 feet which he set last year. The high jump won by Miller who did a quarter of aa inch than the county record of 1929 nude by Shelton OE Brownsville. Three Cokers -ft ere in the running the pole wulters went nine feet six and in the jump-off. Miller cleared the bar at 11 reel inatuicd teams or stars. The Athletics won the flrbt encounter, tluit il will be necessary to play a third game to deride the junior "powder puft" scries. D and Tiillcy stirred for their respective In tho second game the Five Flaiues continued their spree by taking a bard-.ousht jame from the Toinadoes, uuimpioi.t, of the Intel mediate Leasae. Rush swept through tho champs for baskets while McCoy and Shaw played their usual good gamp for the losers. The flnal score was 39 to 24. Tho line-ups. Kcag-j AUiletlc P._____McMullcn C.________Tulley __C. G_______Konaer -D. Metzgcr 4, Dowri, Martin, Scott, Bulcb'ish, Tnlli'y 4, Slijjer, Mt.Y alien, Kenner. Foul 2 out ot ID;, 1 out of 6. Rush_________F. Fnznmnrice .___F. n Ke.ine------------0. Zimmerman____CJ. Coy. Field 7, Fiumaurice J, Kea-ne 2, Zimmerman .i, Bergrn 2, McLoy 4, 3, Smith, Cacdilora 2, ________Smith ---------Sa'atiuo ------------Shaw ______Falcone ----_ CdJKiilora Mc- Foul S out of 5; Tornadoes, 2 out of 5. KING AND QUEEN OF AMERICVS SWIMMING LANESt Jack Mcdica of Seattle nnd Kalhcrinc RawU of Minmi. Mho be- tween them hold nearly oery sMimming record in the U. S., are crowned after their >ietoricg at the A.A.U. championship meet in Chicago. PRACTICE DATES FOR S. S. LEAGUE TEAMSASSIGNED Each f lull TVill Have One Day in Week for Drill at M'hontfleld Park. OUTFIELD GETS IMPROVEMENTS A schedule of practices tor Sourt Side Ixuigue teams in connection with (he use of Wlieatfieli! Park for that purpose pnoi to the opening of the season hafi been drawn up. Under the schedulo, tlia following days been assigned: Monday. Unity Fraternity; Tues- day, Campbell Gladiators; Wednes- day, Fayette Realty; Thursday, Rush Rovers; Friday. Lenhart Motors. The clubs may either devote the-r dates entirelv to practice sessions or hold exhibition games. The grounds are being put into condition. Somp work was done on Saturday anJ rakes will still be ill se this afternoon and evening. With plenty of scurrying about for Players still going on, every club is certain to have its full personnel of IS players before the opening date. crowd. Dlsry allowed but five scat- tered blowi. Stemming another Ohimgo rally with the season's initial triple piay n the 17th aftei tho Cubs had gent the K.ime- into inumpb, the hubtl'ng Cineiiinatl Rodb battered four inns in the 12th to win. H was Paul Der.inger's second win. Instantaneous braking ef fi- dency on your car goes for naught if your tires fail to grip and hold. The same goes for quickstarts and fast turns. Don't take chances. Choose Dayton Thorobreds, the tire with a. to stand the strains of modem driving. Every ply a Eve, light-colored safety ply (not black) and Dayton's exclu- sive Freeflex Cord piis a tread that grips, holds and wears. That's why Daytoa Thotobreds are guaranteed In writing for 18 months on 6 ply and 15 months on 4 ply why they are Safer, Tougher and Longer Weariag. KEARNS BROS. JFIeetrviug Tliorobred Tires IffOKBEM, ATE. 10GA5S CBOSSISG d Thrifty Buyers Turn to This Store There's a good reason too, because our prices are low and our styles are j of the newest. Yes, terms can be arranged if desired. Three-Piece Mohair Suite You have your ihincft of color, and a suite of fine Quality. Just Received Another Shipment of Junior Smoker Lamps Complete smoker lamp with 26 piece silver set, both for only 95c 50c Weekly Veneer Very chest dresser and vanity all at ............___..........................._ A Splendid Suite Value It is an inexpensive grouping that in- cludes nine pieces. 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