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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - January 24, 1958, Florence, South CarolinaPages the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Friday morning january Hardwick receives Bock of year award Mcclenaghan Star hailed at Greenville by Fletcher Allen morning a news sports editor Greenville Jaii. 23 Jimmy Harchick full Back of the Luc Lennehan High school yellow jackets to night was honoured As South Carolina High school Back of the year by the Greenville touchdown club. Carol Page miss Greenville o 1957 made the presentation of plaque and wrist watch to Hare Wick at the 5th annual football Lam Horce of the touchdown Clui which was held Here tonight. J upon receiving the award be on a crowd of 525 members and Hardwick said. This Tri Bute is the greatest i have Ever received. I Only Hopedeserve Hardwick earned the Honor when he sparked the Florence Tram to a season up Coral of Keren my and a two losses after drop Ping two of their first three Gurnet. After Hardwick found himself in the fourth game of the season he jackets enjoyed an unbeaten Bud Wilkinson addresses Mee at Greenville Greenville Jan. 23, w is lie most unselfish me there coach Bud Wil Kinson of the University of okla homa told the Greenville touch Down club Jamboree Here tonight in speaking on the things which Marketh a sport appealing. The people responsible for the Success of a team Are often the people completely Wil Kinson pointed out. In the critic Cpl moments football requires the combined efforts of a lot of the Oklahoma coach was guest speaker at the annual affair Honor string for the final six games of the season including a Sweet 34-0 Victory Over Arch rival Sumter in the final game of the season with Hardwick leading the Way. Other awards presented to aaa High school figures wont to coach Charles Stuart of Dreher of co Lumbia big 14 coach of the year and Jack Veronee of North Charles ton. Aaa lineman of the year. Coach Bud Wilkinson of okla Ioma was the number one speaker at the banquet. He praised the Greenville touchdown club As the most enthusiastic and Best group t have seen in connection with Avith reference to football in general Wilkinson said it is the greatest sport because it makes a person be at his Best so that he comes to realize just How much he is capable of most people never realize How Good they could he said. The touchdown club which is recognized by the Atlantic coast conference As the official vehicle or presentation of acc awards made presentations to outstanding members of the acc. Fullback Hal Mcelhaney of 3uke was named Winner of the acobs blocking trophy for the Atlantic coast conference. Duke 1-Alfback Eddie Lushton. Running mate of Mcelhaney s received the award for Mcelhaney since Mcelhaney was unable to attend. The scoop Latimer Memoria trophy for Atlantic coast Confer ence coach of the year was presented to coach Earl Edwards o the acc Champion North Caro Hardwick honoured the Greenville to club s triple a High school football awards in South Carolina were presented there last night. Winners were Jack Veronee of North Charleston left lineman of the year Jimmy Hardwick of Florence Back of the year and Charles Stuart of Dreher Columbia coach of the year. A photo fax stadium Omen to both men Iling Robinson sign for rematch in Chicago by Jerry Liska Chicago Jan. 23 Basilio ing the coach and player of the year in the Atlantic coast con Ference. Coach Earle Edwards and halfback Dick Christy of North Carolina state received trophies As . The awards were presented with pageantry in an unusual manner. A huge football opened to reveal a Beautiful Young girl who in turn presented the award to the recipients. The former miss Dixie mrs. Martha Dean Chestnut Lewis of Coker College made the Prescan tritons to Christy. Miss .a., miss the former Bette Lane Cherry of Columbia College presented Edwards his award. Also receiving aaa High school honors were coach Charles Stuart of Columbia s Dreher High half Bael ence and Center Jack Veronee of North Charleston. The Jacobs blocking trophy go inc to Duke s Hal Mcelhaney was received by teammate Eddie Rushton from miss Phyllis o Dell of Clemson College. The problem faced by a football player. Wilkinson said is to Mas Ter himself Well enough to be Ca Pable of the potential he has. We All have potential to make our towns stale and football teams Una state team. The trophy is named in memory of scoop Latimer who for Many years was sports editor of the Greenville news until his death. Tile Waddie Anderson memorial trophy for Atlantic coast Confer ence player of the year went to . Slate All America halfback Dick Christy. The Choice of Hardwick and the other South Carolina High school Horio Rees was made by vote of Hie coaches of the class aaa learns of South Carolina. Tartock boots Home three at Hialeah by the associated press Jeasty House outran alar Ullah giving Bill Hartack his third Vic tory of the afternoon romped to a six length Victory in the Tequesta purse at Hialeah Park yesterday. Alar Ullah outran Safe Landing racing coupled with monetary As the Elk am stable entry while running a Sloppy track in 3-5. Sir ruler the 3 to 2 favorite of the 13.609 bettors who braved intermittent showers was half a length behind Safe Landing and Veight Champ Ioji Ca ind challenger sugar Ray Robin on today formally signed for their potential million Dollar rematch March 25 at Chicago Arena of Omen for both. The stadium has been a glory spot for Robinson and a com Pele Jinx for Basilica who two years ago loss his Welten Zeighl rown to Johnny Saxton in a controversial decision at the sports Jalace. I will enjoy fighting Al the stadium which is my Lucky place if Rou want to Call Robinson in a bit ment. It said of understate sugar Ray once won the 160 Lound title and twice regained it at Chicago stadium. He won the championship by stopping Jake la Motta in 1951 and regained it from 3obo Olson in 1955 and from Gene Fullmer in 1957. I m have a change in this and a potential of or More from movie rights. Basilio each will take 30 per cent of everything. Robinson said his purse which May reach More than will be set up in a different corporation to avoid financial Trou-1 ahead going into the loth round Robinson is probably the Best Man i Ever fought because he is Digger and naturally Toughet than anybody i met. I la try for a knockout but i la be ready to go 15 Robinson said he thought he was Hies of his sept. 23 dethroning by Basilio at new York. Of his sept. 23 thriller with Basilio. Of i knew it was As close As the the Federal government tied up officials had it. We would have a More than of Robinson Sreal bloody Knock Down last purse in the first fight for Antic he grinned. Ipa tory taxes and subsequently sugar Ray ran into several Law suits seeking More than from him. Basilio and Robinson cautiously appraised their chances of Vic tory. I think if i fight the same kind of fight. I should win said the crag visa cd Basilio. In that bruising Battle Basilio got a split decision As sugar Ray gained Only the vote of referee Al Burl. I went to school 15 rounds with Basilio and i Hope i Learned a or said the 37-year old Robinson. I know 1 can hit him and i know i can Hurt him. I just got to Hurt him scorn still on aggie Chicago. Aan. 23 the pres ident of Texas a m was Sharp by the presi stale alumni by criticized Dent of the today Iowa Assn. For yesler Dav s of football coach Jim Myers of Iowa state. Douglas president of a Chicago Bank Luck at Chicago stadium grimly asserted Basilio who also lost to Chuck Davey and Billy Graham at the stadium be Ore his Stormy title stumble against Saxton. Jim Norris president of the in Ern Lional boxing club directed he press party for the signing at a downtown hotel and re slated he March 25 scrap could be a nillion Dollar show. Norris foresaw a Grossmoral Fibre to make an Effort to ate on a possible attend adhere to a 5-year obligation for higher Graves pointed out that several weeks ago Myers discussed a travel to Charleston Mhz yellow jackets meet Chicora eagles tonight the Mcclenaghan High school yellow jackets travel to Charles ton tonight to do Battle with the Chicora eagles. The jackets who arc working on a winning Streak now since their invitational tournament will be playing a team that beat the Georgetown team 64-50, last tues Day. Florence edged past the George town team 61-57, in december. Til Chicora team is paced by Lack Veronee. Nil state football player with Cooper River Dur ing the fall. Veronee poured in 26 Points from Hir spot at Center against the gators. Guard Olin Hammond is another High scorer recovered from the injuries that plagued them a couple of weeks ago. All of the jackets looked Good in their win Over Sumter Here tuesday night. Three of the play ers hit in double figures against the Sumter team and the Flor ence team was probably at Best so fur this year on rebound ing. Their passing was Sharp too. Game will be the first of three on the Road for the jackets. Next tuesday they will be at Lancaster and will go to co Lumbia to meet the Caps on Fri Day. Duke speedster returns to scene of first glory Durham ., Jan. 23 w Duke s famed speedster Dave rime returns tomorrow to the is enc where he broke into the in standing sprint stars of the land. Duke coach Bob Chambers who will accompany Sime to the event said the speedster is in top shape Ter National limelight As a sprint and thai this will be the first of wards Utcy and lips did so i a series of Winter events for him against Georgetown it will Fly to Washington to h Holch wl11 Load up loan expected meting with olympic Champion Bobby Morrow in the Penn re lays at Philadelphia Lale in april. Iced a 26-25 Lead Halfway through Lourney and swept to Victory in Duke will also enter a mile re be game. J 100-Yard dash events i Lay team in the Washington meet. Coach Gilly Simmons said a Sophomore. He hit his team is composed of Curt night the jackets would la final in0aryl event when Cobb Tom Menaker. Paul Goli Start with Ken Lester at Center be won n world record Man and Tom Bazemore. Joe Trimble and Wes Mcelveen at baking time of 9.5 seconds forwards. And Jimmy gee and Sime also entered the washing ton meet last year but was ill and Chicora had to come from compete m the Washington Star Lind with a Strong second half zanies saturday. It was in Ake their Victory. Georgetown 1956 that Sime entered the same Larry Hatchell at guards. The jackets appear to be fully coaching Job at Arkansas and sub Fez Feu Nelly was offered and accepted a new Iowa state agreement. Thunderbird tourney goes to 2nd round Palm Springs calif., Jan. 2s six strokes off Par. Hawkins a member of the . Ryder cup team last year and unheralded Dave Man of Himson is .j., look the Lead with 35 s in the first round of the to thunderbird invitational Golf Wiir Namel today. Hawkins. 34-year-old profession 1 from Al peso tex., toured the .680-Yard Par Thunder lord country club course in 33-32 Marr 24 seeking his first in Victory shot 32-33. Two strokes Back were Gene Littler of singing Hills. Calif., with 3-347s-67. And Tommy Bolt of Chattanooga with forty two pros Are competing u this seventh annual desert Golf circus Over the 72-Hole route. Four players Are tied at 68. Ended by Jimmy Demaret of Yamesha Lake. . Who is seeking Bis fourth Victory Here us third in succession. After running the 70 and 80 was withdrawn from the 100. He was beaten in the first two events by Ira Murchison. 1 Murchison is also entered in this Eccl along with some of the out we have the Best Deal in town for your Chrome Auto accessories. Pee Dee trailer rentals 506 s. Irony pm. 2-3435 get ahead with a Bill clean up pay leftover seasonal Bills and reduce High monthly pay rents with a prompt loan Here. We like to say when you ask for a loan. Phone for your loan in one visit or come in. Loans to on signature furniture or car ground floor 283 w. Evans phone Florence 6301 ask for the yes manager open evenings by appointment phone for hours loons made to of Oil Etmound iffy Lownis i beneficial finance co. O v within the past two weeks Graves an assistant. Graves said. Texas a m officials approached Myers am there developed considerable con made Public a letter he sent to or. M. T. Harrington Texas fusion in regard to the offer and a i m president which deplored in the manner in which it the luring of Myers from Iowa it a coach does not have with More than lie Guaran led Elmendorf s two cent stamp teed from theater to. By a head. More than a Gra certainly we plus from radio receipts president of a it was a disappointment to ? coach Graves Wro it was even a greater i Sappoli men to see the great College of Ives wrote. Texas a m become a party to expect the encouraging a Man to break a College to have personal commitment. Sports briefs Poynor teams win lose in twin Bill the Poynor Junior High girls beat Moore Junior High. 33-29. And the Hartsville Junior High school boys dumped Poynor. 41-30, in games played at the Mccles aghan High school gym last night. In the first game. Joy Jenkins poured in 16 Points to Lead the Poynor scoring As they built a Lead in the third period and held onto it. Jeannie Rhodes was High for Moore will 29 in the boys game. Hartsville and Poynor fought on even terms until the Poynor boys piled up of Nils and lost a couple of their seniors in mud , fla., Jan. 23 Oul weather plagued the second Day shooters in the 19th annual pea seniors Golf championship today and Moitie Dutra s 24-hour old 69 was still Low when the first i round was completed. J the Best anyone could do in to Day s rain wind and cold was and there were three of those two under Par scores. Dutra 58. From Cak Xico. Calif., shot his 69 yesterday when the first Hall of the split Field played the first round. I feature match of the Day. Mrs. Streit and mrs. Porter have Bent Jan. 23 i Barbara Romack in each other once in two previous Porter of Sacramento. Calif., kept encounters. Babs Porter hot fort Lauderdale the favorite s role in the 26lh an. Mrs. Streit Defeated Marion a Nual Helen Lee Doherty Golf tour nes Kaye of Akron. Ohio 2 up to lament by defeating Phyllis Lay. Fla., ladies Golf Worth. Fla. Jan. 23 entries include defending Cham Pion Betsy Rawls of Spartanburg s.c., 1937 women s National open Champion. Jackie Pung. Honolulu housewife who loss the . Open title last year through a scoring error and Fay Crocker of Mon practice rounds were hampered Preuss off Pompano Beach. 4 and 3. Mrs. Porter tournament medal Fet yesterday with a qualifying Twenty members of rain Dodrv with additional wot score of 76. Only lost one Hole and ladies professional Golf Assn. Jwo Ather forecast tomorrow the was 3 up Al the turn Tec Oil Here tomorrow in the tournament will be placed she meets Marlene Stewart end annual Lake Worth women Sof so rail of Toronto tomorrow in the i invitational tournament. a holes on the 5.654 Yard Worth Golf club course. Clubs Tradewashington. Jan. 23washington and Ruston hooked Upin another Trade today As the senators gave up versatile infielder Pete Runnels in in Effort to solve two crucial problems with first i. Baseman Norm Zauchin and Cen a tar fielder Albir Pearson. Hartsville Cash was exchanged in the f the third Swap Between the clubs As Manv seasons. Belter boys ions before the game ended. From there in. Chr nov Iii on free throws nor Hoys fouled them trying to get for the Ball and built a comfortable Edge in the final period. 1" Runnels Toh licit Jimmy Bell was High Cunt a Utility Man a Pittsville showing remarkable candidate Curacy from the free throw line sign Mon Al and sinking it Points. High scorer for Poynor was lame. Caulder Florence boxers Advance in Charleston tournament special to the news in Schauli Stox. Jan. 23 the lore Nee Lions boxers Vemi seven round. Of ten fights at the Charleston Johnny a Hore weight a could be Tor the starting a any infield position iplayed them All since break Mcleoa s Doys win Novice bantamweight fro Wilh 13. Faynor. Dickie letter had 11 for Chick Aslia in into organized baseball with Ley Park knocked out Joe Sullivan Marianna. Fla. Nanncy in of third Freddie Dargan fought his Ond Light and won a decision from Gail Smith of Rutherford. . Earl Godbolt. Till Pounder loss on to to Ron Harrison of my. Holly. . Guy Moore of Florence made i second appearance of the night out Gene Long of Plarl Svilar Thompson fill Hughes teen Rindfield arts Villa Poynor boys

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