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WEIR apA.y, DECEMBER 19.40.
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'The' Lions .
:.••• • WITH DICK PETERS
:.:::Inst,:because the name is Buck
:rrell, doesn't mean the Lion cagers
will have a firemen's . convention
-at;•Lewisburg tonight . . . It'll be
• rmich the same Bison five which
embarrassed the Nittany aggrega
tion last winter . . . As for the
locals, now that the sophomore
:_nucleus has had its first taste of
varsity hoop-slinging, and the vet
erans have gotten the old feel of
, thehardwoods, you can look for a
more polished performance by
'John Lawther's boys . . . Captain
Johnny Barr will hit his stride',
Miss" Moffatt will be
-ready, and most-promising-sopho
••rnore-pro'SPect Berk Baltimore may
click . . . So if you'll pardon the
saying, 'the 'Lions should win to
:After reading the letter Gates
- dijeCki got 'Andy Kerr' the
:-other day concerning the 'Ea"st
• West game, this corner is convinc
ed the Lion 'captain is 'in for a
very, very :pleasant trip to the
'West CoaSt : Gate's will pull'
- - anchor Moriday, rencirting week
from - today in Chicago, from which
paint 'the .assembled' Rag" squad
will trek to the Coast .. The
tang All-AmeriCan will travel by
train, illexpenses paid both ways,
staying' at th'e -- Palace "Hotel in
Whilezcin.:the subject of football
and Gajecki, t 'the tifon leader was'
far dolickddii the'list'df centers
leased yesterday 'bY the Intercol
legiate SOrtS - 'Writeri'Asiociatibn
. Wasliirigtc7hVis 'the
-first string Frick .Cif
Penh bri:Vie..deci)nd team : Fol
lowing - .the':Hu:Sky 'pivot r star, the
next 'eight- center post§' vide ex-
4 1 .:"
feeling that follows.
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qajccki, Vggo, Patrick
On All-State Grid Team
Penn State gridders completely
dominated,- the All-State football
team as Leon Gajecki, Tom Vargo
and Johnny Patrick were included
on an eleVen compiled by Inter
national News Service_after a sur
vey of every college coach in the
The first team follows: ends,
Len Warner, Penn, and Vargo,
Penn State; tackles, Bill' Collins,
Lafayette,' and Alex SchibanDff,
Franklin-Marshall; 'guards, Char
les Drulis, Temple, and Ralph
Fife, Pitt; center, Gajecki, Penn
State; backs: Patrick, Penn State;
Frank Reagan, Pent; Andy Tom
asic, Temple; and Walter Zirinsky,
Lafayette. ' '
Zimmerman To Captain
Rosh Gym Squad
Hal Zimmerman was elected
captain ,otthe freshman gym team*
at a' nieeling• recently. . ' '
As an athlete at Warren High
School,• Ziininerman Kwon Penn
sylvania 'lnterscholastic ''Athletic
Association, competition in tumbl
ing in 1939 and 1940 and parallel
bars in 1940.'
tremely close, Gajecki winding up .
on ninth team .'''Besides
Mucha and'F . rfek,'Gladchuli, Bds
ton' College; Hianienz,"'Northwest
ern; Tinneran, 'Cornell; . Snavely,
Columbia; 'Nelson, Baylor; and
Apdlskis, Marquette b . dat out the
Nittany 'center . . : - Which proves
again'the - "Value" of All-teanis.
Ddc • Speidel• up Rec .- Hall way is
holdinehis'Yearly wailing sessions
on ilia' lack' of heavyweight wrestl
ers : ; Alrrioit 'three 'deep iri - the
lightweight • divisicini, • Dec* . expects
little or no trouble until he' has
to name someone - for the 'heavy
sections', 175 and unlimited., "
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THE DAILY COLLEGIAN
Same Starting Five
Retained By Lawth , er
The same five players who start
ed against Wash-Jeff, Saturday,
were named by Coach John Law
ther last night as the starting line
up for the 'basketball fracas in
Davis Gymnasium at Bucknell to
"However, they'll have to play
better ball than they did against
W&J to win," Lawther said. "The
Bisons have ten veterans back plus
a star freshman team from last
Starting for the Nittany quintet
will •be Captain Johnny Barr and
Johnny 'Silan on the front line,
Herk Baltimore at center, and Dick
Grimes and Elmer Gross at the
back line positions. Other players
making the trip will be Scotty
'Moffatt, Bob Ramin, Bob Crowell
and John Linde.
Bucknell already has one tri
umph to its credit—a 42-27 shel
lacking of Elizabethtown. Add to
this the fact' that the Lewisburg
team outscored State by 44-37 last
year and it's easily seen that-the
contest will be no pushover for the
Included among the experienced
campaigners on the Bison squad
are -a couple of fast forwards,
Nolan and Fahringer, who ac
counted for 26 points in the 1939
State-Bucknell game. Another
player who will need plenty of
watching is Glass, a guard, who
rang up seven field goals in the
.Bucknell opener, Wednesday.
Snyder, another starter, was
also the opening lineup last
The game tonight will be the
first since 1912 which the Lion'
basketball club has played at Lew
isburg. • • •
' • Probable starting lineups:*
Pos. Penn State Buckitell
F - -Barr -- Nolan
F Silan Fahringer
-• Baltimore ' Arrrior
• . Grinies" Snyder
G Gross Baserman
Majmelt, .p.e#4 1111,
For Terrapin TO
With Charlie Speidel's matmen
scheduled to grapple with Mary
land January 11, almost immedi
ately after Christmas vacation,
the Nittany Lion coacn is hurrying
training in,order to be ready for
the Terrapin invasion.
The four class trials for posi
tions in each of the eight weight
groups will begin today with in
terclass finals slated either Janu
ary 6 or 7.
After losing such varsity grap
plers as Captain Ernie Bortz, 175-
pound intercollegiate champ, War
ren Elliott, heavyweight, Midge
King, 121-pound scrapper, and
128-pound Dave Waite, the heav
ier.weights will be harder hit and
are left open with no varsity men
Captain Frank Gleason, 1939 in
tercollegiate 136-pound champion
who was unexpectedly dethroned
by Penn's Bill Levering, will lead
the varsity parade. Because eith
er the 145 or 155-pound spot will
be open to comparatively green
wrestlers, Speidel is planning to
use the dApendable Joe Scalzo in
either weight, depending upon the
showing of his reserve material.
Clair Hess, 128-pound, Chuck
Rohrer, last year's steady 175-
pound grappler, and Glenn Alex
ander, reserve 155-pounder, com
plete the experienced personnel.
Only Rohrer, Gleason, and Scal
zo seem entitled to hold their posi
tions, which" leaves most of this
year's mat success falling upbn
the newcomers, 'according to Spei
Ski Trials Corrected
Places in the doWnhill ski trials
were incorrectly reported in yes
terday's Daily Collegian. The cor
rect order: fourth place, Thurs
-32.3; sixth place, Goldman, 34.6.
ton. 30.3; fifth place, Mendenhall,
13 Lively Bouts In 4th Intramural
Boxing Card Marked By 3 TKO'S
With the finals only six days
intramural boxing bouts were
among the liveliest displayed in
four days of boxing in Rec Hall as
13 fights ended in three TKO's
and 10 decisions. One bout was
120-pound class: Mowry Goetz,
Alpha Chi Sig, decisioned Arnie
127-pound: Jack McCloskey won
by forfeit from George Page, Kap
135-pound: Chuck Beatty, Phi
Kappa Tau, decisioned, Bob Herr
man, Sigma Nu.
145-pound: Taylor, Sigma Nu,
TKOed "Goodwin, DU; Anthony
Decillis, Alpha Phi Delt, decision
ed Bill Faller; Theta Kappa Phi;
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Frank Horpel, KDR, decisioned
John Pittenger, PiKA; Garth Deit
rick, Phi Delt, decisioned Charles
155-pound: Pat Conlon, Theta
Kappa Phi, decisioned Dick Kell
er, Sigma Nu; Sullivan, Theta
Kappa Phi, TKOed Pennington.
Phi Kappa; McCormick, KDR.
TKOed Zumbro, Sigma Pi; John
Henry, Phi Delt, decisioned Bob
Akins, Delta Chi.
165-pound: George Howard.
Delta Chi, decisioned Bob Gram
ley, DU; Ray Fox, Theta Kappa
Phi, decisioned Bill Calvert, KDR.
165-pound: John Hussey deci
sioned Ben Leaman.
Judges were Major Francis
Heraty and Bob Grieves; referees:
Danny DeMarino, Red Stanko.
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