Andrew Lewis High School - Pioneer Yearbook (Salem, VA)

 - Class of 1950

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Lettermen. Bill Rakes , Ray Stump, Buck Wright, “Hots” Watson, “S nookie” Elmore Managers: Eddie Ferguson , Pat Gallagher VARSITY BASKETBALL A.L., 45— Roanoke College Jayvees, 46 The Wolverines lost to the Roanoke College Jayvees 46-45. At half-time the Jayvees were out front 25-23, but at the end of the third quarter the score stood tied 32-32. The fourth quarter found both teams fighting on very even terms with first one team and then the other forging ahead, but it was Gallagher of the Jayvees who dropped in a foul shot in the dying minutes of the game and .gave the victory to the Jayvees. Wayne Shelor led the scoring for the evening with 14 points and “Herb” Thompson bagged 13 points for runner-up honors. A. L., 23—Lynchburg, 81 For the next game the Wolverines traveled to Lynchburg, where they lost to the E. C. Glass team by the overwhelming score of 81-23. From the opening minutes of play the Hilltoppers steadily increased the score to 41-13 at half-time, and then to 81-23 at the end of the game. Shelor was high man for the Wolverines with 12 points; while Franklin of the Hilltoppers topped the scoring with 21 points. 4 125 J

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: j Bill Garst , Jimmy Peters , Herb Thompson , Jimmy B lack , Wayne Shelor Lettermen. VARSITY BASKETBALL A.L., 50—Alumni, 46 The Wolverines started off the season by defeating the Alumni 50-46. They led 10-8 at the quarter, and the half found them still ahead 27-22. The third quarter was a neck and neck battle with the Wolverines finally pulling ahead to win. Wayne Shelor was high-scorer for the evening with 26 points; Jimmy Robertson of the Alumni was next with 15. A. L., 39—Danville, 51 The Wolverines lost to Danville 39-51 in a very exciting game which was fought on even terms for the first three- quarters. At intermission the score stood 26-21 for Danville, and the 3d quarter found the score 37-35 for Danville; but in the last four minutes Danville pulled away to make the final score read 51-39. Bolton, of Danville, was high-scorer with 15 points, while Shelor and Peters each collected 13 for Lewis. 4 124 }



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VARSITY BASKETBALL A. L., 39— -William Fleming, 41 In the first game of a double-header played at the American Legion Auditorium, the Wolverines lost a thrilling game to the Colonels of Fleming 39-41. The score stood 22-21 for Lewis at half-time and the Wolverines kept the lead until the final seconds of the game when the Colonels were able to sink the winning markers to make the final score read 41 to 39 for the Colonels. Black was high-man with 15, and Shelor and Peters followed with 12 and 10 points, respectively. Slaydon was top- scorer for the winners with 10. A. L., 26— Jefferson, 51 The Jefferson Magicians stretched their winning streak by downing the Wolverines 51-26 in their first meeting this year. At the end of the second quarter the score was found to be 29-14 for the Magicians who continued to push the points through the net during the rest of the game to a 51-26 victory. Although the Wolverines lost, their fighting spirit was shown continuously through the game. Rudy Lacy, the Jeff high-scoring center was held down considerably during the evening but was still the game’s high man with 15 points. Peters was the Wolverines’ high man with 11, while Shelor made 8 and Thompson 7. A. L., 49— Danville, 53 The Wolverines lost the next game to Danville by the slight score of 53-49. They tied up a 33-21 half-time lead at the end of the third quarter only to be edged out by the Cardinals of Danville in the last minute of play. “Herb” Thompson of the Wolverines was high man for the evening with 22 points. Bolton of Danville was runner-up with 16, and Shelor followed with 12. A. L., 54— William Byrd, 31 The Wolverines won their second game of the season by downing the Terriers of William Byrd 59-31. The score stood 18-14 the end of the first quarter and steadily increased for the Wolverines to 32-16 at intermission and 59-31 at the end of the game. Thompson again paced the Wolverines’ scoring with 23; Shelor was runner-up with 16; and Arrington of Byrd fol¬ lowed with 10. A. L., 35—V. P. I. Freshmen, 39 The Tech Freshmen barely mustered enough strength in the last minutes to edge the Wolverines 39-35. It was a nip and tuck game all the way with Tech leading at the end of the first quarter 11-9 and at half-time 17-16. They maintained a 25-24 edge at the end of the third period and both teams continued to fight for the lead to find the score late in the final period read 35-35. It was then that the Freshmen dug deep and came up with the winning points. Peters of the Wolverines was high man for the evening with 19. Eaton of the Freshmen was runner up with 12. A. L., 47—Roanoke Jayvees, 39 In one of the fastest and most exciting games of the season, the Wolverines defeated the Jayvees of Roanoke College 47 - 39 - The Wolverines had ten points before the J. V.’s got started and led 10-9 at the end of the first quarter and 24-20 at intermission; but they had trouble finding the basket in the third period and were therefore outscored by the J. V.’s in that period. In the fourth and final quarter, however, they came roaring back to upset the J. V.’s 47-39. Peters was high man of this game also with 20. Shelor of A. L. and Jones of Roanoke shared runner-up honors with 12 each. A. L., 27— Lynchburg, 42 Although the boys from E. C. Glass of Lynchburg defeated the Wolverines, the game wasn’t a “walk away.” It was a hard-fought battle all the way. The end of the first quarter found the Wolverines ahead 6-5; but they were unable to keep that lead over the confident Glass players, who made the score at half-time read 19-11 and the final score read 42-27. Franklin of Glass was high man for the eve ning with 17. Herb Thompson, who paced the Wolverine scoring, and Cox of Glass shared runner-up honors with 13 each. 4 126

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