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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 5, 1957, Florence, South Carolina8-a the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Thursday morning december b. 1957 All Arn several acc so players gel team mention by Ted Smits new York Dee. 4 Hill of Rice. Dick Christy of North Carolina state. Jim Pace of Mich Ign. And Lohn Crow of Texas a k m compose the Backfield of the 1h57 associated press football All America announced today. The team was chosen on tic Rei Omic Nealions of the a s 12 regional boards and took into account performances in All regular Aames through n of. 20. Alex Karras Iowa tackle was the Only first team repeater from i 1956. Other first team members Aie Jim Phillips of Auburn and Dick Wallyn of Urcla at. Ends Lou Michaels of Kentucky at tackle Aurelius Thomas of Ohio state and Bill Krisher of Oklahoma at guard and Dan Currie of Michi state at Center. Although the requirements of professional and College football differ in Many respects it was noteworthy that Hill was the Bonus Choice or no. 1 player of the nation in this week s National foot Ball league draft. Others chosen in the first round were Pace Karras Iowa f Atill Ianc Philline i Michayle Kentucky Crow Curne Michaels 1 Thomas. Ohio Stai. A narrow margin separated the old and new red Grange of galloping ghost Fame and one of football s great players was on hand yesterday at Norfolk sports club Jamboree to Congro Tulare n. C. State s Dick Christy on his selection to the a s All american team. School Sisr Omas o i guard Bill Kalsher Oklahoma first team Backfield from the Ond team which was composed of Lee Grosscup of Utah rot Stran-1 of Colorado. Bob Anderson of j army. And Walt Kowalczyk of j Michigan slate. I Hill called by coach Jess n eely one of the finest football players to Ever have had at Rice or in the Southwest gained 446 Yards by Rushing in 10 games end passed for 798 with 44 completions in 82 attempts. Pace the big ten indoor sprint Champion at go Yards led his con Ference in scoring and averaged 6.s Yards a carry in total offence. Currie Michigan sule or. Back Kotof Hill Rice or. Back Christy . Slate or. Pace Illch Nan or. Back John Crow Texas r it. It. Nome town 5-2 Alexander City Ala. 6-9 at Ambra. Calif. 2.13 f-2 Gary ind. 23g 6-2 a. 204 6-1 Columbus Ohio 216 6-1 Midwest City okla. 225 6-3 Detroit Mich. 205 6-4 Freeport. Tex. 180 5-10 Chester. A. 195 5-11 utile Rock Ark. 214 6-2 Spring Bill la. 1 t i state Star takes honors with Calm Oosterbaan called running coach Benny him Luil Iiga. since Tommy Harmon and Elroy Christy climaxed Bis spectacular career at Ortli Carolina slate by scoring All of his team s Points in 23-2f Victory Over South Carolina in the last game of the spa on. Giving state the Atlantic coast conference Tille. His Field goal Iho first lie had attempted in College from the 36. After time had run out won the same. Crow the King pin of Texas a m s great team was As Strong on defense As on offence and coach Paul Bryant said of him Crow s greatest assets other than his physical abilities Are his desire and will to win and his Pride he s a team Man and hates to in con de Les walters., slate Digati Hayton Kempor Texas Navy Kriyer. Korr Dame Simpson. Mississippi j . Oklahoma j Orns cup Ulalio Strans Liy. Colorado 1 army Kowalcryk. Michigan stale i tic am Iowa Kun Innon Wash Lorton stale j lupins. Duke i or Cuiter. Pittsburgh Palermo Dartmouth guard Biu Johnr on the Miesem f i Conler Pyn Stupl prison Georgia tech j Bact body Mulgado Rhona state Navy i Taylor loj Wivina Bakhtiar. Virginia hos Kabu Man Tiv by non Ohio Sam Wil and , slate Jerry Wilson. Auburn Rob Laws Vanderbilt Jerry Georgia tech buddy Raleigh dec. 4 we a Young Man who carried a football More than a mile in three years for North Carolina state College is be ing heaped with honors for his of halfback Dick Christy is receiving them All in the same level headed Way he played foot Honor announced today was Ball. The a major associated press All America first team. It seems Loo Good to he was Christy s comment. It s something i be always wanted to make since i be been playing fool Christy he left for Norfolk was interviewed before where he players remain in bed after Accident Washington dec. 4 in physicians at casualty Hospital today listed the injuries of seven Wil Cut Loose Wim a Vii pm. Nun. Liam basketball players the nth round to. Stop challenger of the year by the Atlantic coast sports writers Assn. And the at lactic coast conference club of Washington and has been named on several acc ail conference teams. The Busy Christy hns been selected to play in two Post season All Star games the North South in Miami Christmas night and the senior bowl game in Mobile Ala., Jan. 11. Next year he Hopes to be play ing professional football. The Green Bay packers made Christy their third Choice in the professional draft drawing held earlier this week. He said Packer representatives Nerene by 0. Had contacted him and he rather Georgia swamps Clemson tigers in 7241 till packers 15 i1ujiuicu i Norfolk touchdown club As the i thought he play outstanding Grid player of the year in these Perls. He also has been chosen player with the we can come to try. Chrisly he said he was looking Forward to giving the pro game a was Kie top scorer in the Atlantic coast conference this ear with 83 Points. The 29 Points e scored in state s thrilling 29 2fi Victory Over South Carolina Roke acc records for the most Points scored in a single game. He Las virtually re written the record Al Jamion. Colgate Hick la Clemson. Dec. 4 w. By Henry poured in 25 Points Here tonight and led the Georgia bulldogs to a 72-60 basketball Victory Over Clemson be fore fans. The bulldogs led by just two Points at halftime. 32-30. But they up the Points during the Wii turd Tow Cali. Final la minutes and held a 16 Point margin with five minutes Dav Luik. Jim wimp hts it Fly slate Paul Rayne North land Ron Cal for la it Over. Trevor. Dick Western Clanry of Larne Arizona Dick Chapman Introit Mont sate law.i-, Syra left in the game. Clemson. In its opener could not in link Broi n. the Basket hitting on just 11 hasp j Fly be m the baddy i half and 23 of 72 Overall for i Mary de Cooke Een accuracy. Georgia Rosa slashed in on better than 41 per cent of its second half and Kotre is r Wiir Pwood held n s6.6 per cent Mark for the a Burke Dick Klein. Iowa Mulej Purdue Jim . Otio slate Frank Youso. Charley Miu hell. Vow Iolj. Aubra Lenny Rice Pelt Wil Phi . Lohn Knuti Para Sulli pm Liciu Clemson fell behind by High Points Midway in the first period but its second unit came in Ane tet Bale. Vii Elliot Jack Kevoian Colorado he Bardy Penn hath. Uil Hani i Mary male Luhn Wooten Llou Suin pipe in Tor or Lam i mainly on the shooting of Wiir i Lewis Walt Gibbons and Vince Yockel. After the intermission however Al him i Corgin stretched out its Lead anew. Ray Allen followed Cabanis Lantana. In scoring for Georgia with i i Points. Gibbons paced Clemson with 17 Points Followell or cd Brinkley books for Sale College. Although the writers and the Public would say the High spot in Christy s play this season came in he South Carolina game Christy. Lim self says it came shortly after he game when to found out thai 3uke had lost to North Carolina. Tate s Triumph Over South Caro Lina and Duke s loss made state the acc s undisputed football Champ for 1957. Chrisly scored the last three Points in the South Carolina game by kicking a 39-Yard Field goal in an unusual ploy that came a Ftp the final whistle had sounded. I was the first time he had Ever at tempted to kick a Field goal in in actual game. All America the 1957 Apall american team bocks Are King Hill of Rice Dick Christy of n. C. State James Pace of Michigan and John Crow of Texas Iowa tackle Alex Karras is the Only first team repeater from last year. A photo Axl in title scrap Brown scores to Victory in Lith Frame Over Lopes Hurt last night in an Auto collision in nearby Maryland. Two of the players were in Seri Ous condition. They Are Allen Miller 20. Brooklyn. N.y., and James b. Osbon 29, Aiken. . Miller has a possible fractured Skull and fractured nose. Osbon has a dislocated left hip and a knee injury. The players were hurl when heir station Wagon and an Auto collided on a Hill in bad weather near Lio Caryville md., about. 20 Miles Southeast of Here. The play ers were in route to Philadelphia or a game tonight with the uni of Pennsylvania. Six other William Mary ers including the five starters Nade the trip to Philadelphia without incident last night. Bob Gill team Trainer came to Washngton this morning to Check on he injured and said it was decided to go ahead with the Penn ame with the players on hand. The less seriously injured and heir injuries Are Raymond Varga so Home Stead pa., concussion Robert Brown 20, Hampton va., concus Sion and cuts on both Knees Bern e Goldstein. 21, Galax va., broken left ankle and several broken Harold Cornell jr., 21, new a Ocielle n.y., concussion and fractured right knee and Randall b. Vaughn 19, Portsmouth va., Cut on left shoulder and injured wrist. By Jack hand Chicago. Dec. 4 Brown Cut Loose with a violent flurry in the Lith round to. Stop challenger Joey Lopes on a technical Knock out in his third defense of the world lightweight title tonight at Chicago stadium. Brown who had dropped Lopes in the seventh smashed i pipes to the floor twice in the Lith and was raining heavy punishment on his dazed helpless opponent when referee Joey White called a Hall. Two of the officials had Brown out in front at the end of 10 and referee White had scored it All even 45-45 up to that int. But it appeared Only a mrs tar of time before Brown s heavier lunches would Wear Down his Jusy but Light hitting opponent from Sacramento Calif. The associated press had Brown ahead 45-44 at the end of 10 rounds. Lopes carried the Battle to the Kansas tops Canisius As Stilt scores 32 Lawrence kan., dec. 4 i Wilt Chamberlain scored 32 Points 20 of them in the second half As Kansas whipped Canisius 66-46 in a non conference basketball Here tonight. A crowd of about 12.000 witnessed the rough and ragged con St. Canisius played Boll control am shot Well from the outside to Hole the Kansas halftime Lead to 28-24 Kansas Hurt itself with spotty bal handling. Champion during most of scrap but he did t carry heavy guns. Brown waited the the i Chance for Sharp counter punches while dancing Back and away. The challenger who weighed exactly the same As the Champ from new Orleans at 133 i pounds was bleeding from cuts around both eyes and inside the Mouth. Normally it takes Brown sever rounds to warm up. This was the Case again tonight although lie piled up Points in the Early rounds on his left Jab. First definite indication that the end could not be far off came in the seventh when Brown Shook up Lopes with his first real solid combination of the night. Then the Champion landed a bristling right to the Point of the Chin and Lopes hit the deck. Although his Corner Crew shouted to Lopes to take More time he bounced up at the count of four. Despite this Knockdown Lopes sailed into Brown in the eighth and ninth while the Champ seemed n s Corner and sat on to fee of sweetened Stool after the Kitty so that the fighters re end came at of the Lair sized purses. Brown two More trips to the from to and Lope by Lopes. Each time a in addition to their percent e Chin did the Job. The 4 to of the Gate. The Champ dog took a four count per cent and Lopes 20 per Cen time and came up wobbly the net receipts. Be count alter the second shot be Chin. When Brown backed against the ropes with Aneth ild hum referee de Lopes had enough Pes ranked Way Down the list go weight contenders no. 6 no Magazine and no. 7 in the orial boxing now is unbeaten in i last 14 starts a string Only by his draw with Lopes i their non title bout. The 31-year old Champ has a 67-14-9 recon and two no contest fights in 92 pro starts. This was the 29th time his opponent had failed to go the own had been criticized King a defense against Ken Ane. No. 1 was the fourth time Lopes had been stopped in 58 scraps. Lib e fight did not stir up any in St in Chicago and a is 41-14-3. International boxing club off turned out for the announced the crowd War Dwigh the local area paid the Gross Gate was ked out of the to with a net of College results Erskine wins 78-67, Over North georgians Dahlonega ga., dec. 4 Hook shot with two Minners gone Erskine College controlled the backboards and connected on 40 per cent of its shots to whip the Georgia College basketball team 78-67 tonight. Forward Frank Blanton scored 16 Points and guard Eddie Rice 15 to lend the South Carolina team. And Maryland never railed again Junge and John Nacincik each lad 15 for Maryland. Gene Gua was the George Washington Tom meter Holley North and Harold Georgia s guards to be biding time. Brow opened up again in the 10th and Lopes was so bewildered at the end of the round that he went to sports briefs whirlwinds pen tonight Indiantown tops Hemingway i to t t fir Star find will full of of Lull time Osville dec. 4-Tim Mansville s whirlwinds Host the basketball teams from Bishopville Here tomorrow night in the open ing games for both teams. Game time is conch Wallace walkup is de pending on Arnold Wade and Carol Hawkins to Lead the girls in scor Turner Indian own Hemingway 719 5 13 9 6 Indiantown guards Bartell Tan Iler. My Bill blur 7. I the Victory gave Georgia even split on its first two games games from Wilson of Florence Here tuesday night. Gibbs boys triumphed 53-48 and the girls won 47-13. Ner Wilson. Hemingway Ewell Higgins. Boys i Linntown 51 Hemingway 25 Nesmith 9 Star Phil of Nadily 8 pro scr 7 Venters .21 Wilder .15 8 is 4 9 6 the boys Victory was the firs win for them Over Wilson and a the same time gave them a win Over the defending lower state aaa championship team. I Luesther person led the Gibbs a girls with 19 Points and Juanita Mason topped Wilson with five. J. G. In while had 23 for Gib boys and Willie gee score 19 for i the losers. Jackets open Here Friday Jav s working by Flat cider Allex with a doubleheader to be play d Here Friday night at the new Mcclenaghan High school Gynna cum. Florence basketball fans ill be getting a first look at what a expect for the 1957 season. Coaches Gilly Simmons and Huggins will unveil the was Hoys and girls varsity teams against the invading Darlington Blue devils. Both Darlington earns Are expected to be stronger than last year. The Darlington girls split two games with Lassie last year and finished the season in a Blaze of glory. They pushed the beaten Marion girls to an Over Ime win in the girls finals of the pee Dee conference basketball journey at Marion. Several Are Back this season for both girls teams so the two games Friday night should be interesting. Florence s boys will be playing without Star Center Ken Lester who is equally Tough at rebound ing and scoring. Simmons and miss Hugghis Are both working hard to round their teams into opening game condition. As for the Junior varsity Bob Bell s boys will play their first game against Sumter at Sumter next tuesday night. Darlington will bring no Jav team for the games Friday night. Yesterday Bell had his squad working out with a maximum of efforts. He said his main goal Wai to build some material for next year s varsity. Bell admitted that winning was but stuck to his Point about the varsity Materi Al. He added he is primarily inter ested in teaching the boys the Basic fundamentals of the game. Bell has several returnees from last year s Jav squad which fashioned a 22-1 record. Back this this year Are Jerry Stallworth Gene Mccutcheon. Bobby Robo Billy Corbin. Wylie Corbin Bill Price and Ray Ham. Others trying out for flip earn Ore Wayne Brown Mike Button. Jimmy Hodges John Cook Billy Jackie Flowers Billy Keels Tommy English Bruce Richbourg 3uster Lee and Randy Bryant. The height is entered around Brown who is 6-3. And Smith and Sutton. Both at 5-11. Ail triple headers this season slated to Start at and double leaders will Start at after hosting North Charleston Here on dec. 13, the yellow jackets won t be Here again until the Florence invitational tournament beginning Jan. 2. Eader with 22. Bears take Over Hickory ., dec. 4 each scored 26 Points. Erskine jumped to an Early Lead and never was headed. The Visi tors held a 34-22 margin. Maryland Victor College Park md., do. 4 Veteran Tom Young s Ball hawking stole the show to night As Maryland s Talent Laden basketball squad Defeated George Washington 64-55 in the season Pener for both teams. The 6-1 senior led Maryland re bounding with seven and passed off for Many of the terms goals besides scoring 10 himself. It was the fifth straight Victory Over go s Southern conference generals for the Maryland that finished second to Mcaa Champion North Carolina in the Atlantic coast conference last year. Jumped into a 4-0 Lead but Al Bunge tied the score with a led by Dick Whitis 25 Points Lenoir Rhyne romped to a 92-61 basketball Victory Over Pfeiffer Here tonight. Pfeiffer took an Early Lead bul the Lenoir Rhyne bears Well ahead 8-7 Early in the game and never lost the Lead. The halftime score was 40-28 in favor of the bears. Bill Reese with 16 and Ken nor Man with 14 followed Whitis in the Lenoir Rhyne Point Parade Richard Biddy paced Pfeiffer with 19 Points followed by Phil Stone with 14. Clemson opens bids for stadium addition Clemson dec. 4 w bids on the proposed addition to Clemson College s memorial stadium Are to be opened tomorrow. The expansion project is expected to be completed before the opening game of the 1958 football Sason. The seating capacity of the stadium will be increased to with All seats on the sidelines. The end 2ones Are being left open and bleacher stands can be added to either end if the demand merits it Clemson officials said. It is anticipated the stadium could handle Between and people. Hoop scores roi.1.f.ge basketball by the term clot non to Maryland a Corse Washl Helnn 85 78. North 57 a Hunt a pm incr fit Nelm tit army 72. Klan j5 Ken Turvy 61. Ohio 34 Kansak Canisius 46 army 98. Ytsma a pit 72, Mich Ifill 62 Maylnn 6fi. Morris Hartjr to Newline Green 86. 32 san scr 61, h3 to Over a Lucky w. Virata to men 81 to la wifi Amu bib urdu Lin Rodarto i. Nah pm mar. Jimmy Joni. Was met in Kenn. Pitt Ciui k and Lark Honda. a Nathan i Ipoh by and Sam Wool Vilnit. Vii North Cal Nilmei Mir Sam Nifer. A Wiuf a Nib o. . William air tron. Iii kill John . T Maine Clarnc a will Lmh h Jiter. Dun talk int of Lihn cell Silt Tom holy Oldham. Navy i Clun. Penn Stalf pen a1utc1. jail Llowmon Iriti primly Bob . will inti . Klarp. Dwiel it mid old. Ninva Hank Enlil Mark rec Joii ratio mini. Okjin Dowl j . Am a Luiey 1 Clr Nuur. Ihrk i . Ouirl null Kii nil Hob w a Ltd. Olila Simc he Iii. Houm Fini Munro und Sci Wii i Iii Nidio Piui a Jerk. A rubik t Tali Forte Collie re. nine Al Liun Rhi Kilm. Al Kmicik Lar Rull Ken knr.1. . U .sti.ti1 twi. in on hit non. Malf. Ill Dill and play in Veliki. ,11m sir my my Mlp Ilkin Ollum and Luclis. Okla Jiovina of Elf Lohn is Ron Ima Hilly Starr. My. Und Ken curd. Miami Mitchell 4 25 Wisdak Stone .10 Maqi Lioon .12 Godwin a gii1bs wins two Pami lk-0. Dec. 4 Gihos High s basketball teams won two Bradshaw says Honor is greatest yet Spartanburg . Dee. 4 the greatest thing thai Ever happened to exclaimed Wolford College quart Nii ack Char lie upon bring in Lonnard of his first team Hiorth on the As Toi Lii led press Little All America Lens. He passed in 104 Yards and 10 touchdowns Ami Lor an additional 97 Yards this Jwilson. Easy Loans for appliances buy and enjoy Home appliance you want right now. You can monthly for Vliem in convenient install Orran to through our loan plan. Loans up to 12 months to Southern finance co 288 w. Evcei dial 8434 Florence s. C. Take the family out for enjoy delicious Barbecue with us dinner 1 you be tried the rest now try the Mccain s tavern Marion Highway Florence s. C. Phone 2-4195

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