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JUNIOR VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM First Row— BILLY CARPER. RALPH NEESE, HENSEL HAWKINS, CHARLES PAULEY. BILLY GROSECLOSE, ROBERT DICKERSON, FRANKLIN NEWSOME, CHARLES WATTS, N. D. ARTRIP, CHARLES KEGLEY, DOUGLAS AUST. Back Row - HAROLD TESTER. GEORGE CARRaS, Coach DAVIDSON, DONALD GREENAMYER. JACK CALDWELL. Getting back on the regular schedule our boys again trounced Radford in fine style. The game featured the pass work of the Orioles and the eagle-eye shooting of Louis Painter. Scoring 15 points, “Popeye” Farmer led the way for the Orange and Black team in a close win over the Draper Blue Devils to make amends for a defeat handed them by the Draper team in a previous encounter. The score was 28 to 23, the same score by which the Orioles were defeated in the first clash with the valley five. The William Byrd aggregation from Vinton won over our team in the next game. The tali boys from the Magic City were too much for our quint and play culminated with the counting set at 40 to 25. Another Roanoke team, William Fleming, took the following game from the “songsters”, but not without a stiff battle. Painter was high scorer for the Orioles, count- ering 0 points. The Orioles got down to business and took a 30 to 12 victory away from Blacksburg the next Tuesday. W ' ith three games left to be played, as we go to press, the Pulaski high team hopes to boost their standing, by winning all three, to make it a fifty per cent average for the season. Diminutive Kenneth “Popeye” Farmer was the high scorer of the season, registering 135 points, and was followed by Captain Louis Painter with 88 points. This pair of forwards really know their way around on the hardwood, and are the envy of all tall men! Their lack of height makes it necessary for them to be“dead shots, ’’and they are just that. The whole team made a creditable show- ing, and although Captain Painter will be missed in ’41 -’42, such court artists as Farmer, Shinault, Haislip Malone, Moody, and an array of stars from the Junior Varsity, should furnish plenty of competition for the teams in ou r district.
Page 51 text:
Revenge was gained again when ihe Orioles won over the big Narrows team by a score of 28 to 27 in a game that was packed with thrills to the finish. Leading 17 to 13 at the halt the Narrows “Green Wave” was outscored in the third quarter and Pulaski went into the lead. Although almost caught in the last quarter, the Coiner-men held the meager margin stubbornly and at length wound up on the long end of the count. Having an open date in the schedule the next Tuesday, the Pulaski boys played a practice game with the Boys’ Club. The game not meaning much, the coach had a chance to use his reserves and to see how they could stand up under fire. BOYS’ BASKETBALL VARSITY— First Row DONNIE RICHARDSON, HEZ MALONE, VON MOODY, BILL ALLEY. LOUIS PAINTER, KENNETH FARMER, BOW HaISLIP, CLYDE SHINAULT, KING HARRISON. Back Row -ROBERT MOORE, Manager; JOHN S. COINER, Coach; GEORGE CARRAS, Assistant Manager.
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THE GIRLS PLAYED, TOO 1 ISS Jean Bundy’s call for candidates for the girls’ basketball squad was met with hearty enthusiasm as 80 aspirants turned out for the first practice of the 1940-41 season. Miss Bundy, who brought the Oriolettes through last year’s season with flying colors, was soon joined in directing the practice sessions by Miss Betty Hardy, assistant coach, who made her initial appearance at Pulaski this year via Farmville State Teachers College. The two mentors soon had the squad reduced to 25 members, including 4 letter bearers, and they were ready for their first clash of the season with the strong Christians- burg sextette. The girls making the first trip to C ' hris- tiansburg were: Captain Dottie Leache, Co- Captain Dotty Gilmer, Jane Ann Hogg, Puddy Steger, Frances Adair, Tiny Edwards, Margaret Hudson, Helen Jordan, Mildred In Letter Four (Left to right)- - DOTTY GILMER, AMABEL STAFFORD. TINY EDWARDS, (in front) DOTTIE LEACHE, Captain. HELEN JORDAN. JANE ANN HOGG, ALMA JUNE COLLINS, PEGGY LAUGHON, JOSEPHINE ANDRING, MARGARET HUD- SON, COLLEEN HALL, MARY K. RYAN, ELIZABETH VAUGHAN. POLLY GATEWOOD. RUTH WEBB. Top ( Left )— Managers. RUTH RHEA LANDIS and PEGGY DOBSON. In Letter One (Front to back)— MILDRED RIPPETOE. DONNA SMITH. ROSALIND ATKINS. VIRGINIA RIPPETOE. ANNE ANDRING. FRANCES ADAIR, JANIE VIA. MISS JEAN BUNDY, Coach.
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