19510303 Oxnard Press Courier Oxnard High Baseball Team

Clipped from US, California, Oxnard, Oxnard Press Courier, March 3, 1951

Baseball leam Awaits DiamondKieltTBaseball pi verlt; at Oxnard High. like their basketball brothers, may be forced to perform away from home throughout the 1031 (fiamond m i-of The reasor? Their new playing field, w hich will be equippedwith a profe- -ional type t -top, iv not fini-hed vet, (’on-• -.5 : ' *structii n work !,a- taken muchof the old diamond.However, (’oath Iturt Killing*;-worth has been holding workout on the space available during clear weather. The Yellow-i.iekets get their first tlt; a of the season next Tuesday afternoon w hen thcv trav el to Santa Barbara for a practice game w ith the Dons.Five l.ettennen BackTwent v-eight varsitv candi-dates, including five returning lettermen. hope to make the team. The v e t e r a n s are Ii 11 lacv. catcher; .Jack Wager second' baseman; Chuck Arbuekle. hortstop; and Monte Killin worth, son the the coach, andPert Stern, both outfielders.le ttermen up from last year' junior varsity squad include (Jarv Davis, Jim Featherstone. Buford Martin. Jerrv McKnabb and Jackie Xewman. Davis and Newman tire both pitchers.Another addition to the mound staff that was riddled by graduation last June is Joe Pisciot-ta. a transfer from Moorpark.IVeiMta attended Oxnard Hightwo years ago as a freshman.' I a \ Bent FieldKillingWoi th, start i n g hisfifth season tis head baseball coach, said that an attempt willbe made to rent Babe Ruth Fieldin Ventura for the Yellowjack-ets' •‘home’' games if the localdiamond i not ready for league play.The schedule:March o ~ Santa Barbara, there; March S — Carpinteria, there; March 13 — Villanova. there; March 17 — William S. Ilait. here; March 27 — Open: March 31 — Lancaster, there?;April 3 Fillmore, here; Vpril a Santa Barbara, there; April 7 Santa I ’aula, there: April 10 Villanova, here; April 1 I Ventura, here; April 17 Hart,here; April 20—Lancaster, there; April 21 ()pen; April 27 Fill-more. there; May 1 — SantaPaula, here; May 1 — Ventura, i here.