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,0--THEPROGRESS So00+. 28. ,962 EVERETT TEAMS PROVIDE THIS WEEK'S GRIDIRON MENU: Cordovan Caravan: Pre-fight spectacles O'D i ea and Prep turn in bulldozing obs o Den and Seattle Prep highlighted t h i s week's Catholic high school football parade of scores. The Irish, now living up to their pre-season expectations, opened the Northwest Catho- lic Association action with a convincing 19-6 victory over visiting Bellarmine. While the Irish were thumping the Lions, the Se- attle P r e p Panthers elob- bared Mount Vernon, 30-6 on the Bulldogs' home ground. Blancbet began its Western Conference play with a see- saw battle against the Panthers of Weaatchee before losing, 32-31, on the east side of the Cascades. AND St. Martin's had it r o u g h against the visiting Irish from Vancouver College with the Rangers succumbing, 25-7, in Olympia. More Western Conference gmes come up this week- end. Prep is host to the mighty Everett Seagulls, de- fending champions, this Fri- day at 8 p.m. in the West Seattle Stadium. Blanchet travels to Everett for a contest against the Cas- cade Bruins. B o t h Everett teams will be tough to handle. Results of the second week of the high school gridiron calendar follow: O'Dea 19, Bellarmine 6 The I r i s h Friday ended a four-year famine in their an- nual Bellarmine series with a resounding and rough 19-6 de- By Fred Cordova Bulldozing jobs by O'- CYO priest directors are appointed Two priest directors in CYO districts have been appointed by the Most Reverend Thomas A. Connolly, Archbishop of Se- attle. Father William Sifferle of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Vancouver, is the new Van- couver district director. Father John Pyne of St, An- thony's, Renton, will head the east district in the c e n t r a 1 deanery. Affiliated CYO teen clubs in the Vancouver district include St. James, Lady of Lourdes and St. Joseph's in Vancouver; Sa- cred Heart, Battle Ground; St. Thomas Aquinas, Camas; St. Mary's, Kelso, St. Rose, Long- view; and St. Phillip's, Wood- land: The east d i S t r i c t includes Holy Family, Auburn; H o 1 y Family, Kirkland; S a c r e d Heart and St. Louise, Bellevue; St. Anthony's, Kent; St. An,. thony's, Renton; St. Brendan s, Bothell, St. Monica's, Mercer Island; and Lady of Sorrows, Snoqualmie. Football, Irish style, comes Sunday American football will take a back seat this Sunday in West Seattle Stadium when two all-star teams battle it out at 3 p.m., Irish football style. The All-Stars of S e a t t I e and Vancouver, B.C., w i I I meet the San Francisco selection. "Nothing is at stake but prestige," s a i d Tim Daly, coach of the Northwest team. The Our Lady of the Lake parishioner a d d e d, "But we're keyed up for the game." And for Irishmen, prestige is as good as money in the purse. Chareso Club takes Snoqualmie trip SNOQUALMIE PASS -- Members of the Chareso Club this Sunday will attend the 9:30 a.m. Mass in St. Bernard's Chapel. Breakfast will follow at 10:30 in Thunderbird Restaurant. Res- ervations may be made with Frances Dorosh, MA. 4-7735. :Jim DiJulio, Jr,: RIACH OLDSMOBILE & RAMBLER 12th & E. PINE EA 5-5400 or AT 4-0787 CYO scoreboard Lion sees daylight in Irish line PAT LARKIN (center) Bellarmine's fleet-footed halfback, finds a little daylight in the defensive line of O'Dea and starts a short drive towards the Irish goal line Friday at West Seattle Stadium. Throwing a shoulder block at O'Dea's Wayne Abrose (40) is Lion end Herb Duren (52). Belier- mine's center, Tim McCormick (81), is too far from the action to help Larkin. Other Irish in on the act are tackle Rick Dodd (background) and halfback John Honda (21). The Irish went on to win, 19-6, in the Northwest Catholic Association opener. Bellarmine also suffered another loss, though temporary, with Larkin finishing the game with a broken wrist. Progress Sports Photo by Charley Heib. F anything, the pre-fight scene, via closed circuit television at the World's Fair Arena, was more in- teresting than the actual world's heavyweight title "'bout" between friend Floyd Patterson and Charles (Sonny) Liston Tuesday at Comiskey Park in Chicago ., : The big brute of a man, Liston, entered the ring first. His enormous body was warmly bundled in a white robe and his determined head in a white towel. For insurance, a trainer threw a larger white towel over " Liston's head and shoulders. From all appearances, as he stared down at the smaller Patterson; Sonny looked like a: stern Dominican, wearing the .... hood... Making his usual hit during the introductions of the : greats, near-greats and not.so- greats of the fight business was Archie Moore. The Venerable Warrior climbed through the SONNY LISTEN ropes, bedecked with cape and Stern Dominican • cane. With Listen looking like a monk, Moore on the screen could have been mistaken for a Fourth Degree Knight of Co- : lumbus searching for his lost chapeaux in a gym . . • The priest in the news befriending Listen in recent years is Father Edward P. Murphy, SJ., pastor of St. Ignatius Loyola Parish in Denver. • Said Father Murphy about Listen: "Sonny isn't a Catholic. He doesn't belong to any church. He never had a chance as a boy. But, in bis own way, be's a very religious guy." • . . Patterson "didn't have a chance as a boy either. But the convert made good. • . . Floyd's success ran out two minutes and six seconds after the first-round bell. Listen didn't give Patterson a chance as a man . • . Other priests, who helped steer Listen toward rehabili- tation from a police character are Father John J. McGinn, pastor of St. John's Parish in Yuma, and Father Alois J. Stephens, :Missouri penitentiary chaplain and pastor of St. Lawrence's Parish, Monett, Mo. Father Stephens sported during the fight an "I Like Sonny" button.. • Question of the Week is "Where were all the other clerics, supporting Patterson, who is one of the fold and a good guy?" Could be that they fled from the impending "crucifixion." . . . We're waiting for the rematch. The majority of fans have been saying that Floyd would be out of his head to enter the same ring again with the new champ. We heard a similar version after Ingemar Johanssan's "tender and lightning" leveled Patterson in their first meeting. We guess we're just loyal to good frieads even though they may have glass jaws. e Seattle U's new faces of '62 FROM ALL points of Continental U.S.A, and Puerto Rico have come the New Faces of 1962, featuring Seattle University's current Basketball Production .... Top man is Tea Cruz, Puerto Rican Olympic Games basketball star who stretches tile tape to 6-9. Averaging 26 points a game as a high schaol eager, he was the most valuable player in the 1961 Central America Games. Amigo of Chieftain John Tresvant, the freshman will be the Papooses' main attrac- tion .... But he won't be alone. There are also All-American prep star Dick Graul, 6-5, from Reading, Pa.; Dan Murphy, 6.8, from Vestel, N.Y.; Fred Trosko, 6-5, all.staler from Fling.Atherwn, Mich., and lack Tebbs, 5-10, from Tujung, Calif.... Tebb's coach at Alemany High in San Fernando was Harvey Wolfe, St. Martin's College 1947 grad and now teaching at Mercer Island Junior High .... Other fresh include The Progrsf 1961 Consensus All.Catholic, All- Northwest starters: Rick Mathews, 6.2, from O'Dea, and lee Shepherd, 5.10, from Seattle Prep. The Chiefs will get the ready services oJ Vic Nepali, "6"7, of Far Rock- away, N.Y., a transfer from Columbia Basin ]C .... And now's the time to start SU's campaign to land Blancher's Tom Workman, 6.4, senior workharse, who led the Braves last year to eighth place in the State Class AA Tournament• 0 From the third collection basket DON MacLEAN of Seattle proudly reports about his Seattle proteges at the U. S. Merchant Marine Academy at King's Point, N. Y. They inelude plebes Steve Sander, Steve Koehler and Joe English, all from Seattle Prep, and third- year Don Moore from Bellarmine. Sander was the only plebe to make the varsity football team because of his speed at halfback but suffered a dislocated elbow prior to Saturday's Temple opener. He's on the mend now but the basketball coach is already anticipating his services on the court. Brought up from the plebe squad were Koehler, a halfback and The Progress' 1961 MVP, and English, a guard. Moore has been holding down the end position. Their coach is Harry (The Horse) Wright, former Notre Dame All-American and Port- land U football mentor . . . The seamen lost to Temple, 12-3, in a game that saw only field goals scored... Chieftain Ernie Dunston, 6-7 senior, is helping Saturdays at the Seattle Knights of Columbus youth activity sessions. Enrolled are bays, six to 13, taking in sessions from 10 to 12:30 under the chairman- ship of Bob Santos, former O'Dea boxer... NOTE TO WIVES (and Friends): Be prepared to swallow those fish tales when the Seattle Knights come back Sunday from their two-day fishing derby at Mutiny Bay. Chairman Jim McBride will have plenty to supply . . . Enrolling at Gonzaga's Law School is Frank Burgess, retiring from the pro basketball world and - the Hawaii (now Long Beach with AI Brightman) Chiefs of the . ABL. It was at Gonzaga that Burgess broke all scoring marks ": and led the nation in scoring in his senior year. )Plenum veritatis - A PERMANENT plastic honor card is now being offered :to alumni, students and friends of St. Martin's College who  :make a donation of $100 or more towards the completion of the :HAPEC, more understandably known as Health and Physical Education Center. Frank Canklin of Seattle proposed the card, which is now being carried by Mr. and Mrs, AI G. Homann, -Ernest L. Meyer Jr., Henry C. Strub Jr., Dr. Louis H. Clerf and C. C. Cavanangh . . . Using the facilities at EYe Camp Cabrini Yfor three days recently were 24 girls of Fircrost School• The :'CYO came to the girls' rescue when the camp, they had ar- ranged to go, reneged . . . And speaking of the CYO, the goal for the current membership drive is 2O,O00--a big jump from the 7,000 now registered in the Arcbdiocese . . . This last thought i?borders on the death knell, ending Saturday the State Class AA Basketball Tournament by the representative assembly of the -State Interscholastic Activities Association. O'Dea, Prep, Bellar- "mine and Blanehet will have until March 1963 to win the first state tournament championship in 39 years. Go to it. This is dle last chance. Seattle results Flag football MIDGETS Christ the King 12, St. Matthew 0. St. John 12, Lady of the Lake 8. St. Joseph 48, St, Teresa t2. Assumpnon 6, St. Edward 6. St. Plus 29, St. Luke 7. CADETS St. John 50, St. Luke 0. Christ the King 6, Lady of the Lake 6. Assumption 14, St. Matthew 14. St. Edward 36, St. Mortice 6. St. Paul t2, Immaculate 0. Holy Rosary 29, St. Joseph O, Soccer MIDGETS Assumption 4, st. Catherine 1. St. Anne 2, Lady of Fatima O. st. Joseph 7, St. John 2. Briscee 3, St. Bernadette 1. St. George 2, St. Louise 1. St. Catherine 3, St. Anne 1. St. JoSeph 4, Assumption 1. CADETS Northwest Catholic Association football League Season W L T Pet. PF PAW L T Pet. GBL* O'Dea ................. 1 0 0 1.000 19 26 I 1 0 .500 .. Blanche: .............. 0 0 0 .00O 51 45 1 1 0 .500 ˝ Seattle Prep .......... 0 0 0 .000 43 26 1 1 0 .500 ˝ Bellarmine ............ 0 1 O .000 6 19 0 1 0 .000 1 *Games Behind Leader This week's varsity spectacles September 28--Blanchet vs. Cascade in Everett; Western Con- ference; Seattle Prep vs. Everett, West Seattle Stadium, 8 p.m., WC. September 29--Bellarmine at Stadium, 1:30 p.m. Tacoma City Series; O'Dea at King's Garden, 2 p.m., non-league; St. Martin's vs. White Pass, Stevens Field in Olympia, 8 p.m., non-league. cision over the visiting Lions at West Seattle Stadium. O'Dea's teams since 1958 have been taking the lumps, ad- ministered by Bellarmine, with three of those games ending in a shut-out. But the tables were turned in this 1962 meeting through the inspired efforts of Gary Susak, Jim Hogan, Fred Worthing, John Honda, W a y n e Ambrose, Charles Greene, Steve Tarabochia, Dick Hill, Brian Leaky, Bill Droppleman and Company. The Lions escaped a shut- out on a short punt in the f o u r t h quarter. Bellarmine took the ball on the Irish 25 and tallied when Ralph Riden, a sophomore to watch, threw a five-yard pass to John Matz. But Bellarmine could also be proud of Joe (17 tackles) Lynn and Pat Larkin. The scoring quarter by quar- ter went this way: First -- L i o n quarterback Mel Mackay completed a 30. yard pass to Matz in the end zone. The TD w a s nullified because of illegal use of hands. Second--Susak, a halfback, ran over tackle from six yards out. The play was started on an interception by Honda on his 39. Honda ran for the extra point, Third--Tarabochia recovered a Lion fumble on the Bell 17. Six plays I a t e r Hill scored from the one. Fourth--Riden passed to Matz for the Bellarmine score. The Irish countered after Greene rook the kick-off from bis own 15 to the Lion 35. Ambrose, after two plays, went through the middle for eight yards and the final tally. O'Dea led Bellarmine in most of the statistics. The Lions made 59 to O'Dea's 44 in the passing yardage. O'Dea led, 188-132 in rushing, 21-19 in first downs, 39-36 in punting average, and, 72-40 on yards lost on penalties. The game also saw some CHAMBERLAIN THE ENIGMA: Battle of Century (2.1) . • Z 7-5 u, - ........... ' Cdi:, ! i',:!iiii!i,i,,,,i:iii!iiiiii  ............  Bob Feerick, who left i:::):;:::iiii among a 1 e a g u e of great N | scorers. He has been the point-mak- ing and rebounding champion all three years he's been in the league. The Warriors, a cellar team the year before Chamber- tin arrived, became a second place squad all three of his years. He raised their standing, but there were those Boston Celtics in front of them every year. THE PROBLEM of melding the talents of a fantastic super- star with the talents and pride of team-mates who may not be super-stars but who are still excellent athletes, has been a problem on many teams in many sports. But few sports require the absolute team-work of basket- ball. Over the years, the War- riors have always denied any friction between big Wilt and his team-mates. Says Guy Rodgers, a former All-American at Temple and now a star guard for the Warriors: "What were we before Wilt got here? Nothing. He made us a contender. How can we be mad at him." Now the specter of the Co!tics is gone, and the Warriors are in The Western Division with Baylor, West and a young, hus- tling band of Los Angeles Lakers. Are they destined to be second-place again? Bob Feerick, a personable ex-pro, who has handled col- lege kids for the last 12 years, the comparative security of a comfortable job coaching the "slow-break Bron- cos" of the University of Santa Clara to plunge himself into the maelstrom of major league pro basketball, has found himself in a spotlight of national interest as he begins coaching the San Francisco Warriors and their brilliant, but controversial star, Wilt (The Stilt)Chamberlain. When the Warriors shifted their franchise during the off- season from Philadelphia to San Francisco, Frank McGuire, their coach, declined to make the move with the squad for personal reasons, having to do with his family. Thus, the job devolved upon Feerick, a pro player of some distinction some 15 years ago, and known since as the men- tor of always-tough S a n t a Clara. The Broncos have always been noted for its deliberate offense and for leading the country in defense, mainly by not letting the opposition get the ball very often. The widely-heralded experi- ment with McGuire lasted one season, during which experts were unable to draw any con- crete conclusions as to the success of his handling of the Warrior squad. CHAMBERLAIN w o n the league's scoring title for the third year in a row with a truly startling average of 50 ':iiii!iiiiii!iiiiii;iii;!iiii!:iiiii:i!!i:i:::?i:i; i'!ii;!!i!iii[ifiiiii!i!ilili!!iii!i;!i!ii!i!ii!ii!!!!:::::::::; and the Los Angeles Lakers in association with the Century 21 Exposition. THE "BATTLE of the Cen- tury (21)" will bring a galaxy of pro basketball stars to Seat- tle including three members of the All-America pro team selected at the end of last sea- son by the National Sports- writers Association: Baylor, Chamberlain and Jerry West. The status of Chamberlain as a player has been one which has fascinated s p o r t s fans since the first season the bril- liant giant slipped on his play- ing jersey at Kansas Univer- sity, after being the object of one of the most frantic re- cruiting races in the history of college sports. Well, it was conclusively proved that basketball is still not a one-man game, no mat- ter how brilliant that man is. Kansas lost games while Wilt will be watched with consid- erable interest t h is coming season by cage buffs. How will he handle Chamberlain? What will be the results? Nobody ,can tell as of now, but it will be interesting when the Warriors clash with the points per game, but the club still finished second in t h e i r division to the Celtics. Now Feerick has inherited the job of working with Big Wilt, the greatest offensive star the game has ever known. Which brings up the next "= nrlsco , cathral e. subject of the long-awaited was t h e r e, although not takers in the 5,500-seat World's I el.st. CatherlneJ°seph &l,$1.LdyJOhnot FatlmaO" L pro basketball clash in Seat- many, to be sure. Fair Arena. St. Margaret3$f.John I. tie between Elgin Baylor and Wilt left school after his GAME TIME is at 8 p.m. St. Joseph2, Bi6SseaSacrament1.st. Anne I, St. Benedict o. Chamberlain as a Seattle junior year and played one Tickets at Sherman, Clay and !i Z0_Z  e ,a,,. Li.ber am, ..wa' . [ St. Luke2, A.umptlunO. World's Fair attraetian Wed- seasonof barustorming basket- Co., 1624 4th Ave. in Seattle, 1 E oa EAst Z 8080 st.BlesSedcatherineSaCraments, Assumptionl' St. Luke2. 0. nesday night, Oct. 10, in the ball with the Harlem Globe- are priced at $4 and $2.50 for . MadJs St. Anna S, Lady of Fatima 1. World's Fair Arena. trotters. After that, he joined reserved seats and $2.50 and St. Maraaret t, St. Benedict I. Greater Seattle will sponsor the Warriors, and promptly be- $2 for general admission seats. St. George 2, St. Bernadette 1. U .................... St. Prancls2, Ludyo1.0urdesl. the game between the Warriurs came the greatest scorer Mail orders will be accepted. r   fist-throwing and h e a t e d tempers. Bellarmine ruled the gridiron starting in 1958 when the Lions won, 13-7, to avenge the pre- vious year's 21-13 O'Dea vic- tory. Shut-outs in 1959-60.61 followed: 27-0, 12-0 and 25-0. Seattle Prep 30, Mount Vernon 6 Seattle Prep, paced by Greg Capato and Steve Conklin, Fri- day shredded the Mount Ver- non Bulldo.s' line and ran rough shod ov er the Skagit County school's defense for a clobbering 30-6 v i c t o r y at Mount Vernon. CAPATO, 155-pound junior halfback, scored three touch- downs in the second half with runs of one, 19 and eight yards. Conklin, also a junior, first passed to Mark Clark and then to Lee Mayer for two touch- downs in the second quarter• Fumbles and poor punting also spelled the Bulldogs' de- feat. They scored just at half- time when Bill Williams skirted end on a five-yard sweep, Junior high grid pennant progress W L T PF PA Pcf. GBL* Immaculate 1 0 0 14 0 1.000 .. Star at Sea 1 1 0 28 33 .500 V Perpetual Help 1 1 0 20 14 .500 V2 Assumption 0 1 0 13 28 .000 I *Games Behind Leader. Junior scoreboard Perpetual Help (Everett) 20, Star of the Sea (Oremerton) 0. Star of the Sea 28, Assumption IBellingham) 13. Immaculate Conception (Everett) 14, Perpetual Help 0. Scoring leaders TD PAT TP Tom McKeazle, SS ......... 3 2 20 Bill Donnelly, As ........... 2 ] 13 Tom Reishman, PH ......... 1 1 7 Mike Magill, SS ........... 1 1 7 Ed Gerdon, PH ............. 1 0 6 Bill Graver, PH ............ 1 0 6 Burt Cronln, Im ............ 1 0 6 John Hayes, Im ............ ] 0 6 Brian Reiggers, PH ........ 0 1 1 Curt Sidely, Im ............ 0 1 1 Bob Cummins, Im .......... 0 1 1 John Correia, SS ........... 0 1 1 PREP recovered an on-side kick when the second half had opened and immediately made it 18-6, and a rout. Wenatchee 32, Blanchet 31 A Western Conference duel saw Blanchet's Dick Johnson win individual game honors but the Wenatchee Panthers taking a 32-31 victory Friday at Wenatchee. Johnson scored four touch- downs from runs of four, 15, 75 and 73 yards. The 75 fig- ure came on a kick-off re- turn and the 73 on a punt ran-back. He also snared an aerial for an extra point• Dave Dillon, the Braves' quarterback, scored the fifth TD on a 72-yard pass intercep- tion. Wenatchee's biggest gun was Bruce Keller who, himself, scored three TD's. Wenatchee iced the game in the final three minutes when Doug Rash scored from 19 yards out. The one-point margin was made possible by Tom Schro- ers, blocking the conver. sion kick attempt. The Braves had trailed at the end of the firs quarter, 12-6, and at halftime, 19-12 be- fore going ahead in the third quarter, 25-19. Vancouver College 25, St. Martin's 7 Ken (Moose) Hordyk was the only bright spot in St. Mar- tin's valiant attempt to stop the invading Irish from Van- couver College, B.C., Saturday at Stevens Field in Olympia. But his efforts were not enough as the Canadians kept the pressure all afternoon for a 25-7 verdict. Hordyk scored the o n I y Ranger TD in the last quar- ter with the Ranger spark. plug smashing over from the four. The play was set up on a pass interception. Don Sny- der made it seven points for St. Martin's on a QB sneak. St. Martin's led in rushing, 276-189 but could only put to- gether 18 yards to the Irish's 75 in the air. Score of Catholic ball clubs in the state: Mount Baker 6, NOTRE DAME (Van- couver) o. MARQUETTE 20, Toppenish 0. Granger 20, CENTRAL CATHOLIC (Yaklma) 7. GONZAGA PREP 32, Lewis & Clark 14. DeSALES (Walia Walla) 46, Daylon 0. Dance will follow Prep-Evereff game The Associated Students of Seattle Prep will sponsor a post-game dance this Friday in the school's Garrigan Gymna: sium after the Panther-Everett football contest. Music from 9 a.m. to 12 mid- night will be by the Dynamics. Admission is $1 stag and $1.75 drag. HOLY CROSS BROTHERS Serve God Through e e Forming • Trades • Tqechlng WriHng • Social Work • Clerical Work • Foreign Missions For Information write: Brother Gilbert Burke, C.S.C. Notre Dame Nigh School 13642 Riverside Dr. Sherman Oaks, Calif. Shorthand ... Bookkeeping Burroughs Bookkeeping Machines IBM KEY 00u.c. Day and Night GRIFFIN-MURPHY BUSINESS COLLEGE Choice of Northwest Students Since 1910 Fifth amt Virginia MA 4-71S4 SQUARE DANCING Sponsored by Holy Name Society St. Brendan's, Be:hell 12 LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS (First Two Lessons FREE) START OCT. 5, AT 8 P.M. JOE KUNTZ, .CALLER JOIN THE FUN ALL YOU KIDS FROM 16 TO 80 ORGANIZE A GROUP FROM YOUR PARISH OR COME ALONE PUBLIC INVITED ST. BRENDAN'S HALL 100 NE IN BOTHELL JUST FOLLOW THE SIGNS