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Page 47 text:
l945 TRACK SEASON
The 1945 track team coached by Fred Moilanen, made an exceptionally
The highlights of the season were the winning of the 16th District cham-
pionship and the Region 5 championship. The team also broke the M mile
record in the relays. This was accomplished by Bye, Breymeir, Wuest and
Brooks. l P
There were 14 letter awards given for track. They were as follows:
Paul Anderson Herbert Lindsay
Page 46 text:
l945 BASEBALL SEASON
Anoka High School's 1945 baseball squad, coached by Gordy Paschka,
brought more fame to the local athletic department as it pocketed the Surbur-
ban League Championship in its first year in the league and then captured the
coveted Class M State Baseball Championship at Carlton College.
Behind the hitting power that Coach Paschka instilled in his team, the
Anokans lost only 3 games during the entire season to definitely rate as the
number one team in Anoka's Baseball history.
The Anoka nine, which was gifted with gold baseballs for their State and
Surburban triumphs included the following lettermen: Jack Rainbow, first
base, Gordy Dahlheimer, second base, Billy Bye, shortstop, George Ziegler,
third base, Bud Rainbow, catcher, Dick Sorenson and Johnny Weaver, pitcher,
Jerry Jacob, Ray Pipenhagen, Jerry johnson, outfield, and Vernon Hingtgen,
Lyle Payne and Bob Ziegler, utility.
Listed below are the scores of the games the Tornadoes played during the
Anoka 5 North St. Paul Anoka 8 North St. Paul
Anoka 6 South St. Paul Anoka 6 Stillwater
Anoka 16 Osseo Anoka 14 St. Francis
Anoka 0 Robbinsdale Anoka 4 Robbinsdale
Anoka 2 Stillwater Anoka 15 South St. Paul
Anoka 9 Columbia Heights Anoka 19 Osseo
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Wrestling, which was started only last year on Anoka's competitive athletic
list, experienced a thoroughly successful season as the Tornado grapplers, under
Coach Gordon Paschka, won five of their nine meets and sent one man to the
As individual standouts, Wendy Bearl, Lauren Patchen, and Buddy Brooks
were Coach Paschka's top men. Bearl lost only one match during the entire
season, that in the regional tournament, Patchen and Brooks turned in bril-
liant performances time and time again to rank high on Anoka's wrestling
Lettermen for the 1945--46 season included Westlund, Shultz, Bearl, Wayne
Wallace, Lauren, Patchen, John Ghostley, Charles Lindberg, Dave Reed, joey
Lehn, and Buddy Brooks.
Listed below are the scores of Anoka's nine wrestling matches:
University High Anoka
University High Anoka
At the time of this writing the state tournament had not taken place
Anoka's only qualifying entrant was Wendy Bearl. W U N 'o T k n t
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