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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - January 8, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaFriday mowing january 8, 1954 fhe Florence morning news. Florence s. C. Page 9 jackets whip Timmonsville 58-46 Whirlie girls Mhz bees Triumph in triple Eoder by Jimmie Howle sports editor Timmonsville. Jan. Font four Center Harvey Senseney a me off the Bench tonight to team with Huiard Whitey Jordan in Lead Jyi Clenaghan High s yellow a i Kyls in a 58-16 Victory Over Timmonsville that gave Florence forces n 2-1 Edge in a basketball triple header played in tie Tim non Viilo armory. A Mcclenaghan s opened the b Isy night with a 31-20 Victory in a came hat was t scheduled until this morning and Timmons vile s county Champion sextet out classed Florence 4g-28 in the mid Cuc piece. Both teams will be Busy again night Timmonsville Host Bishopville in a double Bill sinning a and Florence playing Al Myrtle Beach in another bargain Date. Florence Hinds Prosser Cottingham Luhrs Gibson Taylor bees 31 Tim Onsy Lluc 20 4 White 2 3 Connors i player 0 Harper 4 Yarborough 1 Tedder 1 Kevill Ali c. I it us Florence 28 Tim Onsville 4b Weslor. 0 Mcelveen 21 Altman 1 Yarborough 14 Smith 5 Young 10 Price 13 Anderson 0 Taylor 0 Tolson 1 Lee 0 Finklea cd Black. Bridges Foster Timmonsville Mckay Morris Green Weaver b. Jordan p. Jordan varsity g Florence i Altman. Of. Senseney who had been Smith 4 cd for the last games in favor of b. Smith of. 0 1 Center Adrian Young did t get in to the game until Midway the cud period but still managed to hit the nets for 15 Points to nose o it Forward Dale Smith for jacket scoring honors. The individual High for the game however was shot by whirl wind Forward Russell Deuce who hit for 17 with his Long Peg shots by Foru fouling out in the dying a mutes of the game. Jordan sparked the jacket at tack most of the Way with some More one handed shots from far out. Lie was the first Man to score in each period except the last and picked up his mates every time they started to slide. The Whirlie held mhs1 All state Forward Billy Altman to 11 counters but four fouls kept him on the Bench part of the second period and All of the third. Most accurate Man for the Whirlie was Center hey Ward who hit with four of seven Slints from the floor. Askins was just about the whole show Sijder the boards As the Timmon Simle five the tailor jacket Quint Young c Senseney c Jordan g Haselden. G Turner 1 6 5 0 1 totals.22 Tiina Otisville g Defee. F .7 Langston of. 0 player f. 0 Askins c 4 Revell c 0 Jordan g 3 Floyd g 4 totals .18 Florence Timmonsville .14 9 it Quint funding. Run for its Money in Reb guards Jimmy Floyd who accounted for 12 Whirlie Points and Laurie Jordan were the play Mak ers for the Home Side while for Ward John Langston helped out under the boards. The whirlwinds gave the Flor ence Quint much More trouble than expected although they were never in the Lead. Jordan s jump shot from the Corner put the jackets in front 8-6 Midway the opening Frame they were never caught after that. The girls game saw the locals pick up steam As they rolled along to maintain their unbeaten string keeping Florence s lassies out of the win column. Aurelia Mcelveen bagged individual scoring honors for the Whirlie with 21 Points while team mate Martha Ann Yarborough added h. Rebecca Price paced the scoring with 13. Guard Pete ba7.cn scored More than half of the total Points amassed by the a varsity with 10. While Yarborough led the locals with six. Defeats Elon Elon College. . Jan. 7 w presbyterian College gradually pulled away in the third period Here tonight to trim Eton s North state conference basketball team 82-61 in a rough and Tumble Rontos. J tie game was marred by 5g per Sonal foul Calls and presbyterian capitalized on 30 Elon personals to the tune of 32 Points scored from the foul line. Elon also added 25 Points of its total from the free throw line. After presbyterian took an Early Lead Elon fought Back with Bobby Timmons and Jack Mitchell Lead ing and trailed Only two Points. 21-19 at the Quarter time. With seven minutes gone in the second Quarter Elon tied tie score at 31-31 on Ned Gauldin s tap in but Ron a Gan and Bob Burgess pulled presbyterian Back into the Lead by 39-32 and the visitors were never again headed. Committees set for s. C. Women s committee Heads for various activities connected with the women s South Carolina Golf association s championship tournament to be played at Florence country club april 19 through 24, were selected yesterday at a Ingol the local chapter at acc. Tournament co chairmen Are Jackie Hewitt and Hozelle Ben Nett with six sub chairmen hand Ling the Many chores. Elizabeth Allen Heads the Adver Tising committee Eloise Guy ton one of entertainment Mary Long Streett and Erma Roberts lodging Beverly Campbell favors Edna Kennedy House and and Sylvia Stein registration. Polly Stone or Greenville is de fending Champion of the association. Adrian Young Muccie Nagham High school Center lays one up for the yellow jackets in last night s game in which the Florence Quint Defeated the whirlwinds of Timmonsville 58 46. The action came in the fourth period. Shown in the play Are left to right Young Timmonsville s Henry Revell Center Harvey Senseney and Forward Billy Altman of Mcclenaghan. Morning news photo pro circuit opens coach of year Cincinnati Jan. 7 tin Jim Tatum who directed the univer sity of Maryland through an undefeated 1953 regular season and to a National championship in the associated press poll tonight received the coach of the award voted by fellow coaches. Conn male Ovici 7000 Yards tournament Campaign for the a club which stretched Olla a Par fibres. Ion s finest golfers. Leading off to Morrow with the 28th annual los Angeles open with a purse of 120.000. Lloyd til Angrum Heads the lineup is the favorite to win the event for the fourth time and the second Vear in succession in a tournament hat will be played in new surround Ings for the first time since 194g. Fox Hills country quo in the rolling Section of Southwest los Angeles is the scene for the first time. Revamped and toughened for the los Angeles open it measures g.d81 Yards and has a Par of for the past eight years the tour but had the bows Macon. Ga., Jan. 7 pc scoring 36 Points in the second half. It Mercer bears came from behind tonight to defeat the Wofford col lege terriers of. Spartanburg s.c., 72-61. Duquesne Riding win skein coach predicts sudden fall Bona venture and future opponents. Said Moore that Niagara team Villanova Are gave and Niagara. Got a great team but we re not going to go undefeated. Neither is anybody by Joe Bradis Pittsburgh Jan. 7 Duquesne University rides came winning Streak today with a j plenty of trouble in the new York no 2 rating in the nation but Holiday festival. Had to go cars will win 2o of 27 games and coach Dudey Moore feels there j All the Way out win after .22 if we re the season is in t Moore predicted his Sharp shoot cars will win 20 of 27 games and Ujj Uciel Ivi orc Leeis movie an i cd team in the country that trailing 32-36 at Lonk almost Hanif 0, what Cincinnati did to us Jast year i Sticks by those at. Terrific big three of Dick kick cats Iund Andisi and Jim Tucker. Can go Moore usually a cautious soul admits the Story might be other Wise if he could scratch four pos Aible roadblocks from his schedule. Thev arc Niagara ranked to. 12 with George Washington and Al troublesome Cincinnati. St. After we whipped them 93-76 Home. They turn Arou to named us 72-g9. It takes great teams to win half of their Road games and you Don t do it playing teams like Cincinnati Villanova. St. Bonaventura Sci and Woon e runs even with the Way ahead of Cage scoring Field new York Jan. 7 up actively. Selvy of Furman is getting serious about retaining the nation s major basketball scoring championship he won last year a title that Only George Mikan while at Del aul in 1945 and has been Able to win twice. Mcaa service Bureau statistics today show Selvy is leading the country s scorers with a 3fi.g-Noint average for eight games through tuesday night. His winning average of last year was an nil time scr Ned. In Liis last i stir zanies the g foul -1-Inch Torwald i nun pm bin by. Has pumped into and 3s the Job was in a Consola Tion at the Oua Husnu City Tournai Iii ii. Bib i Ollit is the conent runner up with a average for eight games. Selvy s other leading pursuer Are Oklahoma City s Arnold Short. Wilkin son and a Bob Schaler. For accuracy the top men Are Oklahoma a. A s Bob Mattick. Who has a 59.5 per cent record for shots from the floor and Harry Brooks of Selon mall and Sonny Powell of Florida each of whom has made s7.5 per cent of his free throws. Last week s free throw Lender California s Hob Metheny right behind them with 87.3 per Art Quinby of connect incl and Tom Gola of continue to rank one two in rebounding with 25 and 22.1 reborn tvs per Manip re George Washington s colonials Villi a 7-0 undefeated record Are he nation s top scoring team. The Southern conference Crew has aver aged 88.3 Points a game with Cis mints for their seven games. Western Kentucky is in second lace with Points or an aver Ige of 88.2 Points in going undo rated in 13 games. Seattle is in Hird place with 948 Points and in average of 86.2 in 11 games. Juke is in fourth place with joints or an average of s4.2 Point for Al games. Miami a Ohio. Fifth Vith and 82.il for right s. My North Carolina state Anil 82.4 for 12 games follow in Urilli behind the leaders. Oklahoma s control artists Are the nation s defensive leaders Laving held their opposition to an average of 5u.z Points a game. Unbeaten us quesne is second with r.11.4. They Call Ricketts. Green and Tucker the killers at do Quessie and its no wonder. Every Ime they take the floor it spells trouble for the opposition. If it in t Ricketts of Pottstown. Pa., tipping away at the opposition Basket its Green. And if it in t Green the Sophomore wonder boy from Brooklyn then it is Tucker the lanky string bean from Paris by. They be topped the scoring coi urn in 10 of the Dukes 12 games. Hir Ketts turned the trick four times and tied once with Green. The i Udint mix hiding Kiili train Iro Rrt is Ali cd tic Ida. Jan. 31 o Rorr inti. Ati. It 110 7.1 3m 3g.6 7fl 241 Szmil. Oil Nhonma City 10 34 . Virginia 10 10s . Villi nov 12 in 10i Iii in inns t Khit. Ohio Tai a scr 11 West by. 12h 2m 20.2 31" 2fi.l 203 2fi.l s7 2m 2h.1 i a Ftp of 1h i 331 if oif or Nam Tkv c. We the Kofl 11 u.l-01 1147 m.2 11 Amft Bri n Ifni it n in 31 sri n 12 Ost h2 1 m2-1 1070 k23 of h-2 4m 12 i 4 it 10 sunday Trabert is Hoad Adelaide Australia. 7 up Amenn s Tony Tanh cart and Australia s Lewis Hond. Today and a amid to the finals of the South Australia Tennis chanpion ships to it l up a saturday rematch of their re Pitinii five set Duel in us cup Challenge round. The schedule of Suluner periods As printed below has been taken from John alien Knight s Solunac tables. Plan your Days so you will be fishing in Rood Terri tory or Hunting in cover Dur ing these times if you wish to find the Best sport that Earh has to offer. The major periods Are shown in boldface Type. The cup by Fin at the times shown and last for an Horn and a half or two hours there after. Hie minor periods shown in regular Type Are of somewhat Shorter Durat on. Lim itary . . Man. . Man. San 8 Friday i saturday 10.-10 Lynchburg Host to Hollywood Lynchburg Jan. 7 Lynch Burg s boys will bid for their 10th straight basketball Victory of the season Here tomorrow night Whei they face Hollywood in the second half of a doubleheader. The local girls take on the Power Ful Hollywood sextet in the bargain Bill opener it Filipski turns pro Cleveland Jan. 7 Gem Filipski standout halfback who left army during the 1951 cribbing scandal and later played two sea sons for Villa Nova signed a pc Buffet lunch doily and sunday 87c children 50c Baroody s Steak House Darlington teams to play on Mullins court tonight by Oun Sansbury sports correspondent Darlington Jan. 7 St. Ohn s Blue devils will try once again for their first Victory of the Eason tomorrow night when they Cage scores it the associated pit Ess verb Terlan 62 Elon 61 78, Virginia 69 Lac hmong 78 Virginia 09 Loridia a. M. 79 South Carolina a. So m. G7 Vic Rcck 72 Wofford 61 Washin Filon 88 Georgetown 64 travel to Mullins for a basketball doubleheader on the auctioneer hardwoods. The meeting of the two teams will also see the Blue devils trying to avenge an earlier double loss to the auctioneers. Probable starters for the Dell ettes Are forwards Peggy Jean Weinburg Virginia Weatherford and Sara Sims and guards Kathy Wall Carol Mcneese and Annette Baldwin. For the Blue devils forwards Ted Sessoms and John Langston Center James Bunch and guards Odeil Lloyd and Wilson Huntley. Roberts m Roberts has reduced for Quick clearance one group of High Grade men shoes. Be sure and take advantage of these savings. Values now o values now values now values n of 85 All sales final no refunds Roberts 4 f

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