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Nevada State Journal (Newspaper) - October 17, 1942, Reno, NevadaNevada clashes with commandos today rivals Promise wide open plays in local tussle passing Duel slated Kickoff set for wolves play soldiers at Mackay stadium their prestige boosted by two Stalwart defensive games against St. Mary s and us top West coast independents Nevada s wolves return to the local Field today in Hopes of returning to the offensive and doing a Little ground gaining of their own. The opposition in Mackay Field s first contest since the wolves blanked Cal poly 18-0 on sept. 25 is furnished by the army motor base team from Stockton the commandos who have beaten maroc air base and lost to me-1 Clellan Field and san Diego pro bombers Nevada was forced to put up seven staunch Goa line stands against us and five against St. Mary a but it is not Likely thei commandos will be threatening that Many times today not enough to keep the wolves from uncorking the flashy new plays de Vised by conch Jim Aiken. Some Lon gainers Aiken has put some extra Wrin Kles in his usual single Wing of and plays do signed for Long gamers. These w ill feature big Marion Motley Nevada s candidate for All american honors in both ends of the pass ing department As Well As running and will also revolve around Little Fred Wristen sensational passer punter and runner whose Speed and Power belies his 153 pounds. With Nevada promising some thrillers in All branches of play the commandos Nave assured their willingness to put on some crowd pleases. They have a wide assortment of midget Pony backs Tricky Little runners who special ize in twisting and dodging. These 1 Little Fellows did t have much Chance to operate Gamst the pro a Fessio nals last week but meet some one More their size in the Nevada team today. With the exception of 220-Pound Motley the Nevada averages just 156 Raunds a Lumson powerhouse while the commandos will rely heavily upon the powerhouse plunges of 205-Pound fullback How Ard Adamson they expect such scat backs As Bob Carbone Cal Beeghley from Fallon Howard Paden Kent and others. Nevada will probably have a weight advantage in the Forward Wall which has already proved it self hardened and durable against fast Competition. Vince inca playing his final year at right tackle is drawing notice As one of the West coast s Best All around linemen whether tackling or leading interference. He and Don Potter Rangy Center Are the Only letter men in the Start ing line today and will be relied upon to steady their less experienced teammates. Big Don Tal Cott 230-Pound Reno High Grad uate will hold up his Side of the 1 be against rough company and was a Thorn in the Side of St. Mary s Ball packers last week with his bruising charges promising freshman guards. Boh Cashbaugh of Bishop and Sam Poulakidas of Ely. Will Start along with a pair of Sticky fingered ends. Floyd Edsall and Kenny Sims. Edsall is opening at the right flank in place of Captain Hugh Smith Wick whose dislocated shoulder is keeping him on the sideline. Pubs see serv Irp coach Jim Aiken says a of action will be seen by his Reserve backs today including de Molm Ari at fullback. Jim o Neil at Tail-1 Back Neil Olds at Quarter and Bob by Clark at Wingback. The red Clad commando for Ward Wall is anchored by a pair of huge tackles 220-Pound mar shall Kephart from Kansas u and 200-Pound de Giecwicz. At Center John Rose tips the beam at 190. While the other starters Are Iso pounds and under. Kickoff at Mackay Field is at Sharp. This is the Only game being played in Washoe county to Day since Reno and Sparks High schools Are travelling away from Home. Above Sam Poulakidas 175-Pound Nevada guard from Ely a powerful fresh Man Prospect. Pounded Giecwicz Stalwart tackle of the Stockton com Mandos. Left Captain Hugh Smithwick Nevada end who is on the sideline today with an injured Shoul Der. Tycobb journal sports editor. Pm. 4121 Paul Light Nevada state journal saturday october 17, 1942 Stockton army motor base commandos University of Nevada Wolf pack Mackay stadium Reno saturday oct. 17. Kickoff p. M. To. Player pos. 38 Floyd Edsall 165 . 37 Vince Shea 195 . . C. . Player Joe Lesco 170 de Giecwicz 200 Paul Welsch 180 John Rose 180 Stan Purcell 165 . Marshall Kephart 220 . Joe Medwick 180 . Howard Paden 175 . Howard fish Tern 170 . William Brazon 175 . Harry Adamson 205 Stockton army motor base roster 11 Purcell g. 26 Hier t. 39 Buckley b. 27 Storey g. 40 Brazon b. 28 Carbone b. 41 Welsch g. 29 Beeghley b. 42 Noreen g. 30 Kronenberg g. 43 Merolla b. 31 fish Tern b. 44 Osborne. G. 32 Gardner b. 45 Adamson b. 33 Rose c. 4r Alexander 34 Consdorf e. 47 Brandt b. 35 Phillips e. 48 Burkhart b. 36 Sager t. 49 Cameron e. 37 Kephart t. 50 Gieske g. 38 Huckaby t. 51 Medwick e. University of Nevada roster 10 Hatalla h. 26 Sims e. 36 Potter c. 27 Cryne h. 37 Shea t. 28 Hollingsworth e.39 Crowell t. 40 Bob Cashbaugh 205 36 Dan Potter 170 19 Sam Poulakidas 175 29 Don Talcott 230 26 Kenny Sims 180 21 Jordan Eliades 160 10 John Hatalla 155 41 Marion Motley 220 12 Fred Wristen 153 12 Warren g. 13 Magovich b. 15 Giecwicz t. 16 Lesco e. 17 Cooper b. 18 Meyerkord g. 19 Stevenson e. 20 Sass b. 22 Paden b. 23 Miller t. 24 Warnock c. 25 Steyer t. To. 16 15 41 33 11 37 51 22 31 40 45 11 o Neil h. 12 Wristen 17 Clark h. 19 Poulakidas a 20 Olds h. 21 Eliades q. 22 Murphy e. 23 Karsina g. 24 Bradford h. 29 Talcott t. 30 Dalberg q. 31 Parish t. 32 Peterson g. 33 Molinari f. 34 Vicchio g. 35 Ebert h. 40 Cashbaugh g. 41 Motley h. 42 Smithwick e. 43 Streeter e. 44 Cohen c. Wise t. Tami Mauriello to s colonello Jersey City. N. A. Oct. 16 Mauriello. Heavyweight contender of new York tapered off for his october 30 meeting with Savold of Des momus Iowa at Madison Square Garden last night by knocking out Italo Colo Nello of new York in the second round. A crowd of Over watched Mauriello encounter Little opposition from colonello. A right to the Chin finished colonello at of the second round and enabled Lauriello to Register his second two round knockout Over his oppo nent. Auburn ski club Abandons program the Auburn ski club has announced that it would not attempt to carry on any of its Winter sports program this season because of the rubber shortage. Richard Nel son who is president of the club said that they would retain then membership m the California ski association. The Auburn ski club has been represented in Many different win Ter sport programs presented in the Vicinity of Reno. Tonopah soldiers Issue Challenge to hoop squads Tonopah oct. 16. Special building what is hoped to be one of the strongest basketball teams Ever to appear in this Section of the country officers of the Tono pah bombing and gunnery Range Host again Seattle oct. 16. Moter Nate Druxman announced tonight Al Hostak former Middle weight Champion and Harry kid Matthews who earned a recent close decision Over Hostak have signed for a return go soon. It vill be Hostak s last ring encounter. At first classified 4-f by his draft Board the sex Champion recently was notified he is now 1-a. Western leaders May retain hold Sparks Reno braves Are deadlocked Washington state title ambitions face major test cougars should move with caution in los Angeles san Francisco oct 16 up Rose bowl ambitions of Washington slate face a major crisis in los Angeles tomorrow when the cougars enter the pit against Southern California s Dis appointing Riding High with three Pacific coast conference victories in As Many starts. Coach babe Holling body s will have n Liem Pirlous Edge on the rest of the Field if 1hcv come through As u. S. C. But the is should Lake a hint Horn slate s sad 1 pc acc of and proceed into the lice memorial Coli Seum with caution and Foilb Cir once. Oregon state on the Road to another conference me took a to relic she lacking from a revitalized Urcla team in the coast s greatest upset thus car. Al Forlo in l. A. Northwest teams have a habit of pulling an Al fold when they get within the los Angeles City limits and Holl Mobery will consider him Elf Lucky if Jay stoves his Brilliant passer and Hob Kennedy the Bull like full football scores Southern methodist 6, Temple 6. Furman 6, George Washington 0. Fort Douglas 24, Bingham Young 13. Standings in the Western Nevada High school conference Are not Likely 1o change today Al Hacki be up to s d though All three unbeaten leaders Reno Stewart and Sparks Are in Adion Reno plays at Lowarl but the Conlest will not affect league Load Wiship being classed As a i act ice lilt Stewart to Reno idler in the season for the regulation conference game. But de spite its Lack of Irv Guc status the tussle will be wat Cneri because it is the first major lest of strength for the huskies and Sparks the two time slate foot Ball Champion is a Choice to win at Caison although the score May not be As Large As some the reason is Lack of practice pings rocked Hack on their heels by losses to ind Ohio state a tie with Washington the t Means have a Chance to regain some of thru v inched pie Sligo Arr Are in Juit the Light spot to follow Urcla on the comeback Trail the a class Trivel to to Beikey to a Battle Wilh then umber ily of California cousins before an expected audience of 000. A Sweet pacing Duel is in Prospect Between Bob Bruin quarterback and Gene Pic Kett old Ifonia s Southpaw full Back the Power engendered by Many of the Rai Hoad stars spend Ken and a1 ing the past week helping local the the Huc Farmers pick the onion crops. The found a new n maroons looked Sharp As a whistle Mccarthy and against Fallon last weekend but could be a Little stale today the other conference game finds Lovelock Peppery team under the temporary guidance of Elbert Sparks pm avg Host to the scr Englon Lions. The game is rated a toss up. Naming manager Southeastern conference title will be at stake when Alabama meets Tennessee in the South s game of the Day m a season. It also would be the i while on the Pacific coast unde first time m nearly a decade tint heated Washington state goes the team dropped three in a Row. Southern California s Tro Clemson usually a title con tender has a tie with Vii and a loss to North Carolina Blem Ishing its conference record while reign Boring South Carolina unbeaten in conference play last season managed to Tennessee m its opener and Duke a pair. Breathers on top four unbeaten teams counted in past Jears As breathers Are loss Stanford s Aerial de Irive improved since the out making a decision on a sue today issued a Blanket Challenge Cessor to l. S Macphail As general to the University of Nevada Var sity and town and service teams throughout the state to games to be played on a Home and Home basis our basketball material has Al ready shown Fine potentialities and we Hope to have a full schedule of games to Stait in major Harry Henshel Post Public relations officer declared. A now Maple floor is being put in the Post gymnasium and when completed the building will rank with the Best basketball courts in the state of Nevada. Manager Branch Rickey general manager j of the Champion St. Louis Cardi nals who is reported ready to sever relations with the redbirds apparently had the inside track for the position but George Weiss j farm manager for the new York i Yankees also was said to be favored. A front office Man for the Cardi nals since 1926, Rickey also was Lumores ready to become an executive of the St Louis Browns. He made no comment regarding the Browns who finished third m the american league this Jear or the report he would join the club i notre Dame debacle coach fran Cis Schmidt s vandals have a Chance to at least score a few Points Washington meets Montana in what should be a Walkaway for the huskies inter fraternity basketball at University of Nevada brings Forth promising new material for local varsity inter fraternity basketball at University of Nevada get under Way soon with a new wealth of hoop Talent performing in the greek letter up for the varsity collegiate season to follow. Sigma Alpha Epsilon Champion for four years straight has lost a number of veterans and will build around Dave Fulstone of Smith Valley Neil Olds of Bishop Bill Nelson and Wayne Bradford of Reno Fred Wristen and Leland Besso. Ato appears to have a roster full of last year s High school stars including Jack Swedenborg of Ely de Reed and Harold Hilts of Reno Bruce shave of Douglas frankly Gardner and de Hollingsworth of Lovelock in addition to Caesar Ciari of last year s Frosh. Sigma no also shapes up As a powerhouse headed by Bill Beko All state Star of the town team tournament s Champion a men Snooks Curless of Carson and last j ear s Frosh Thornton audrain of Reno Don Kramer of Fernley Bill feel of Tonopah Bob ast of Winnemucca Stan Cohen Tony Martinez and others. Lambda Chi Alpha has the most experienced contingent built around Jack Pierce Bruce Bavven Ward Nichols and Bob Bell of Reno. Turk Eliades of Ely. Bell and Eliades saw a of service on last year s freshman squad. In addition is Tom Cross Sharp shooting Forward from Elko a dark horse squad is Theta Chis top red by Al Mills and Steve Maffi of Fallon Jerry de Rushia of red Bluff Ray Davis Jerry Wetzel. Al Rogers of Berke Ley. Bill kuber Dale Johnson. Sigma rho Delta will put out dons is. Gaels sunday s main conflict sends Jimmy Phelan s St. Mary s team against the University of san Francisco the galloping gaels get the nod from the experts be cause of the dons surprising de feat by Lovola the game prob ably will Davv about 25.000 to san Francisco s stadium. Other saturday games College of Pacific at san Jose Redlands at san Diego state Central Washington at Eastern washing ton St. Martin s at Western Washington Pacific lutheran at College of puget sound Pacific Umpei site at Linfield. Sunday Fresno state at March Field coast guard at Loyola. Yankees Trainer fired from Job leading the circuit race they Are North Caro Ina a seven time loser re oct 16 Erie punter new York Yan a team headed by Don o Hagan ice Ranur for 13 j cars said today Jim Rhi Getti de Blair Murvyn Brannan and Joe Spray. Bill Hen Ley is the manager of the Dormi tory quintet. Dan Murphy of Carson Stan Dalberg of san Francisco Ray Lazzio and Cornelius Aaron of Yerington will play for Phi Sigma Kappa along with Rico Frances Coni de Grundell John Gamble Joe Thrailkill John Smith. That he h then dismissed by Man Ager Joe Mccarthy without an explanation the it to i knew it was a Ter from Painter said and i went to Buffalo to ask him if anything had been wrong with my work. All i got was a Promise to recommend me to other preside de Barrow of the Yankees refused comment. Army s talented team is favored at 11-3 to bottle up Colum Bia and the passing attack headed by Paul governal. Brown is sex to through Lafay Ette with undefeated Colgate a Voi cd at 3-2 Over Duke Harvard Chicago oct 16 up1 Here Darl Mouth and Syracuse hold Are the outstanding individual per a rate As anything can Hap formantes of the 1942 football sea-1 pin games Indiana is almost 2-1 son As compiled by the american to Pitt while Penn is a top football statistical Bureau heavy Choice to Viallon Princeton longest run from scrimmage 81 by Bob Kennedy of Washington stale against Montana. Longest kick off return Yards by Lyle sturdy of Wichita Yale Navy rate As a toss up while for Thiim is expected f Nally to Loo a against West Virginia the Pacific const conference title figures to be lure enough to u. Of St j make Washington state s unde i Tea Ted squad run Over twice beat cards i in Southern California san a against Washington Louis. Longest punt by Gerald Hightower of the geor-1 Clara also undefeated draws the Gia naval cadets against Duke. Favored role Over Oregon state s longest return with intercepted defending champions Urcla is sex pass _9g v Arris by Ken Davis of petted to add to Canfor Cornell against army. Mas already disappointing longest pass to Yards by Paul with Stanford and Washington governal of Columbia against i heavy favourites Over Idaho and Maine. Montana respectively. Grizzlies play final Home game Susanville calif., oct 16. Next saturday afternoon will be the last time this season Susanville Grid fans will have an Opportunity to see the Lassen Union High school grizzlies perform on the Home Field when they play Host to Modoc High school of Alturas. The Lassen squad rolled up a 13 0 Victory Over Westwood Here last week. Watch a Man s face Light up when you say now also available in bottled in Bond 100 proof National distillers products corporation n. Y. 93 proof news paper

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