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HEILEMAN G. BREWING CO.
LA CROSSE RUBBER MILLS CO.
BENSON OPTICAL CO.
CALEDONIA STREET MERCHANTS
CREMER9S JEWELRY STORE
GRAMS, A. R SON
HACKNER, E. CO.
HALE R SKEMP
KELLER PRINTING CO.
LA CROSSE LAUNDRY .sz DRY
LA CROSSE THEATERS CO.
MODERN LAUNDRY R DRY CLEANING
TRANE, R. CO.
BARRON, E. R. CO.
DWYER FUNERAL HOME
ERICKSON BAKERY CO.
FRANK-LEN TANK CO.
GORDON, LAW, BRODY R JOHNS
KIENAH,S FLOWER SHOP
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
LA CROSSE CITY CAR CO.
LEINFELDER, DR. M. J.
MCLOONE, EAGAN, FOX, DRS.
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY PUBLIC SERVICE
NOELKE, CARL B.
PADESKY FRUIT HOUSE
PARKINSON .sz DOCKENDORFF
PENNEY, 1. C. CO.
PURE FOOD PRODUCTS CO.
S .sz H SPORT SHOP
SEGELKE KOHLHAUS CO.
SERVICE TRANSFER .sz STORAGE CO.
WADHAM'S OIL CO.
WISCONSIN AUDIT BUREAU INC.
YERLY COAL CO.
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The 1943 tennis team, left to right: Bob Schelble, Father Bingen,
coach, Gene Serres, Bill Opitz and Bob Hanus, Not pictur d a
Bob Schaefer and Sonny Beranek.
Racquet men ....
The Blugold netmen came out of the 1943
season with a record of one win and five losses.
The racqueteers had one returning letterman,
Bob Hanus, besides Bob Schelble, Bill Opitz,
Gene Serres and Bob Schaefer.
Aquinas got off to a good start, defeating
the Logan netters 4-1, May 5, when the match-
es were called off because of rain. Bill Opitz,
Gene Serres and Bob Schelble won, while Bob
Hanus lost a close match, 3-6, 6-1, 9-7. Bob
Schaefer was victorious 5-7, 6-4, 7-5.
Central gave the Blugolds a 7-0 beating on
the Teachers' college and Myrick park courts.
Bill Graham defeated Bob Hanus, 6-0,6-0, and
Bob Schaefer lost 6-1, 6-1. The Central boys
also won both doubles matches.
May 12 the Aquinas netmen lost to Ona-
laska 6-1. Bob Schelble took the only winning
match 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Opitz, Hanus, Serres, and
Schaefer were beaten by the winning team.
Logan edged out the Aquinas boys in the
Logan courts, 5-4. Bob Schelble and Bill
Opitz scored for the Blugolds, while a combin-
ation of Serres and Opitz won the third point
in their doubles match.
May 18 Onalaska. defeated Aquinas 6-1.
Gene Serres captured the only Blugold point,
goiing fhree sets to hold Bob Gullickson 2-6,
6- , 6- .
Central gave the Blugolds a second 7-0
beating May 27. Bill Graham, Central's num-
ber one man, trounced Bob Hanus 6-0, 6-0.
Opitz lost to Sib Felton and Ben Overton
downed Bob Schelble.
The 1944 Aquinas mittmen are, left to right, back row: L. Bott,
J. Dayton, R. Justin, L. Knutson, N. Gittens, R. Proksch, Coach
Michuta.. Front row: J, Dolan, C. Boma, J. Wanner, R. Boma,
V. Sweeney, and G. Cina,
Aquinas fight fans got their first eyeful of
the 1944 mittmen Friday, March 24, when 30
hopeful leather slingers battled it out for po-
sitions on the Blugold ring squad. Len Knut-
son and Lawrence Bott battled to a draw in
three furious rounds. Jim Knutson, Ray Boma,
Erwin Volk, Jim Wanner, Jim Dayton, Jim
Bennett, Ralph Shedivy, Bob Bagniefski, Bill
Knothe, Bill Buckner, Bob Justin and Jim No-
lan defeated their opponents in the other
In the initial match, the mittmen fell be-
fore the Viroqua team 71,0-315. Vincent
Sweeney started things out right for the Blu-
golds by winning his 92-pound match from
Viroqua's Norm Sidie, while Ray Boma lost to
Everson at 100 pounds. In the 108-pound
division Charles Borna dropped a decision to
Groves, as Bob Justin fought Brinkley to a
draw in a 116 pounder.
Gabe Cina, plucky Blugold pugilist,
pounded out a decisive win over Orrin Arne-
son at 132 pounds. The Aquinas team took it
on the chin in the following bout when Kelley
Morrison of Viroqua scored a TKO over
Lawrence Bott. Len Knutson then fought
Lyle Wanner to a draw, as Bill Knothe lost to
The Michutamen avenged their defeat by
edging out Mauston in a close match 6-5.
Sweeney again started the evening out by gain-
ing a point for the Blugolds, this time defeat-
ing Sorenson at 92 pounds. Gittens was the
next Aquinas winner, defeating Grefe in a
close match, while Bob Justin gained a de-
cision over Steiner. Gabe Cina, scored a TKO
over R. Mauer in the second round of their 132-
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ARCADE BOWLING ALLEY
ARENZ SHOE CO.
ASHWORTH-, WM. P.
RRUHA, A. I.
CAPPELEN PHOTO SERVICE
COCA-COLA ROTTLING CO.
CONVENIENT CREDIT IEWELERS
DEE'S BEAUTY SHOPPE
DE LUXE BEAUTY SHOP
DOWNEY, DR. G. I.
DOYLE, DR. R. F.
ENDER, DR. L. W.
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FIELD'S, INC. I
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GUSCETTI RADIO SERVICE
HILTON'S PRESCRIPTION PHARMACY
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HORSCHAK, DR. R. R.
KELLY, DR. I. D.
KLEIN R SON
KRONER, ADAM CO.
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LA CROSSE TELEPHONE CO.
LIBERTY STREET GROCERY
LOTTIE'S DRESS SHOP
LYGA, DR. P. A.
MacDONALD THE FLORIST
MADDEN FUNERAL HOME
MARINELLO BEAUTY PARLOR
MIDLAND RUBBER CO.
MODERN DAIRY CO.
NORTH LA CROSSE LUMBER CO.
PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING CO.
PROTZ, DR. H. E.
RAMONA BEAUTY SALON
RUTH'S FLOWER SHOP
SCHILLING PAPER CO.
SCHNEEBERGER, DR. E. J.
SCHULTZ 62 NELSON
SIMONES, TOWNSEND, GALLAGHER,
STRAND BEVERAGE CO.
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TERRY'S MUSIC STORE
WAKEEN SELRITE STORE
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WEST AVENUE SHOE REBUILDERS
YOUNG, R. H. JEWELERS
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