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REGORDS FALL IN PRElIMINARIES
AT DRAKE AND PE NNPELAY MEETS
(By Associated Press) (By Associated Press)
PHILADE~LPHlIA, April 23. - Ten DE+S MOINES, April 23.-A down-
record performances, including one pour of rain drove spectators to cover,
world's record and eight new carnival soaked contestants and nearly wreck-
marks, and the brilliant victory of ed todays program of the Drake relay
Anthony J. Plansky of Georgetown, in carnival.
the decathlon championship today fea- The rain fell so heavily that the
tured the opening attack of the near- track quickly became a sheet of water
ly 3,000 college and school boy ath- and the field so soggy that it was im-
letes on time and distance at the possible with two exceptions to hold
Pennsylvania relay carnival. the major university and college
Plansky, football fullback and track events. All field events were post-
athlete extraordinary, scored a rec- poned until the finals tomorrow along
ord shattering triumph in carrying off with the preliminaries in the 120 yard
the crown of all round intercollegiate high hurdles and the 440 yard relay
athletic supremacy for the second sue- races.
cessive year. He conquered five rivals The finals bring together a record
in the all day ten event contest with breaking list of nearly 3,000 athletes
a point total of 7,169.160, which ec- from 191 universities, colleges, and
lipsed his own previous high mark, high schools and the appearance of
set a year ago. In the course of this Charley Hoff, black haired Norwegian
grueling struggle, six records for the who will attempt to shatter his out-
carnival decathlon fell, while a sev- door record in the. pole vault of 13
enth was tied. 1feet 11 and 13-16 inches.
The only world's record of the day Locke Wins 100 Yard Dash
was set by Mercersberg academy's With a driving rain beating in their
speedy quarter mile relay quartet faces the entrants in the 100 yard dash
which raced to victory in 43 2-5 sec- raced through their trial heats today
onds, beating their own former in- with Roland Locke, of the University
terscholastic standard by 1-5 of a see- of Nebraska, regarded as the fastest
ond. interepllegiate sprinter in America,
Set Quarter Mile Record making the best time. He flashed to
Pennsylvania's quarter mile team victory in his preliminary heat in 10
accounted for the remaining carnival seconds flat.
records by winning the college chain- Locke, who tied the world's record
pionship at this distance in 42 sec- at 9 3-5 seconds for the century in the
onds flat, eclipsing the mark of 42 2-5 Kansas relays a week ago, probably
set by Princeton last year and coming will have stiff opposition tomorrow
within 1-1-0 of a second of the world's from Fred Alderman of the Michigan!
record. Aggies. Alderman took Locke's
H o i h tr j ce measure by an inch in the 300 yard
Honors in the other major cilege dash at the Illinois indoor relays and
events went to Columbia whose crack easily qualified in his trials today.
sprint medley quartet dethroned Besides Hoff and Locke, the indi-
Georgetown's championshipsrunners vidual performers for tomorrows com-
in a thrilling race, and to Boston col-veiuaonperformethsars fmrros coin
ege ~wic carried off the distnc j petition include the stars from the
medley honors. Columbia s anchor University of Southern California.
,medley ehonos.oluba scanchor tteam, which won the intercollegiate
man, Campbell, won by a scant foot championship a year ago and which
from his Georgetown rival, Swine- has been a favorite for the same hon-
burne, in a neck and neck drive down ors this year.
the stretch, but Boston college's tri- Col'lect Rain Insurance
umph came in a decisive fashion with Drake university officials collected
Occidental college of Los Angeles 1,1,500 in rain insurance as a result
trailing in second place by 30 yards. of today's downpour. The program
Loucks Defeats Chapniaif was reduced, with the exception of
Eastern athletic stars scoreg near- trials in the 100 yard dash and the
ly a clean sweep in the opening day's university and college medley relays,
event, Ansom of Ohio State register- to competition for Iowa high schools.
ing the only invading victory when 100 yard dash qualifiers: Locke,
he won a special event, the hop, step, Nebraska; Della Marie, Notre Dame;
and jump. In other intersectional Snyder, Alabama Tech; Alderman,.
tests of importance, Clinton Loucks, Michigan Aggies; Pepper, Indiana;
of Syracuse, vanquished Victor Chap- Kelly, Michigan; Gruenhagen, Minne-
man of Wisconsin, Western Confer- sota; Sharkey, Miami. Best time by
ence distance running champion, in a Locke 10 seconds.
Starts Sixth Year
Coach Ray Fisher
Ray Fisher will begin his sixth year
as Michigan's baseball coach when his
team plays Purdue university today.
In the past five seasons Coach Fisher
-has brought two Big Ten Conference
championships to Ann Arbor.
Sixteen interfraternity baseball
games were played at South Ferry
field Thursday afternoon, completing
the first round of the tourney.
Results of the games played were
Beta Theta Pi 7, Tau Epsilon Phi 6;
Kappa Nu 6, Delta Alpha Epsilon 12;
Sigma Phi 7, Delta Kappa Epsilon 6;
Delta Chi 7, Delta Tau Epsilon 5;
Sigma Chi 14, Hermitage 1; Phi Beta
Delta 2, Phi Mu Alpha 1; Tau Delta
Phi 5, Phi Delta Epsilon 4; Chi Psi
2, Phi Beta Pi 3; Pi Kappa Alpha 8,
Phi Mu Delta 1;: Sigma Phi Epsilan
6, Alpha Rho Chi 0; Phi Chi 3, Alpha
Sigma Phi 7; Nu Sigma Nu 6, Delta
Phi 0; Delta Sigma Delta 6, Sigma
Nu 3; Psi Omega 10, Acacia 3; Phi
Rho Sigma 7, Phi Gamma Delta 6;
Alpha Delta Phi 1, Phi Epsilon Pi 2.,
Play in the all campue tennis tour-
nament has already begun and all
matches in the first round must be
completed by Wednesday.
1 airings of the men entered in the
tourney are posted on the bulletin
board at the intramural office in
Waterman gymnasium. All results
must be reported at the office immedi-.
ately after the game has been played.
Postponement of matches must first
be declared satisfactory by the intra-
MIGHIGAN TO MEET
PURDUE NINE T00AYI
Boilermitakers, Leading The Conference
With Three Victories, A z
Favored 't'o wil
TO PLAY OHIO MONDAY!
Michigan baseball tears left at 9
o'clock last night for Lafayt'e where
they will meet Purdue in their first,
Conference game of the season. The
Purdue nine leads the Conference
with three victories and no defeats,
and because of their past record are
favored to win over the Wolverines.
The Purdue team is free of injuries!
and will be able to place their strong-I
est lineup against the Maize and Blue.
Hulswit will pitch for Purdue.
Coach Fisher has chosen the fol-
lowing men to make the trip: Captain
Wilson, Kubicek, Loos, Friedman,
Lang, Pucklewartz, Oosterbaan, Ne-
ville, Jablonowski, Miller, Walter, Ed-
gar, and Davis. Walter will pitch
against the Boilermakers if his sore
ar mresponds to treatment, otherwise
Miller will be called upon to do the
pitching. Edgar will catch.
The team will arrive from Purdue
tomorrow morning and will leave
again tomorrow night for Columbus
where they will play the Ohio State
team Monday. There is little to chose
between the Purdue and the Ohio
teams as Purdue only defeated Ohio
10 to 8, the result of a bad inning by
the Buckeye pitcher. Sloteman or
Blanchard will pitch against Mich-
The team that goes to Ohio will be
the same as that one taken to Purdue
except, the pitcher who worked today
will be left here and Ruetz will be
taken to Ohio in his place. The team
will arrive back from Ohio Tuesday
If Michigan wins over Purdue to-
day it will put that team out of first
place, and the winner of the Illinois-
Wisconsin contest will lead the Con-
ference. Should the Wolverines win
both of their week-end games it would
stamp them as one of the strongest
teams in the Conference and a likely
candidate for first place honors.
Maurice Archdeacon, outfielder, has
been returned to the Baltimore club
.after a trial with the Washington Sen-
ators. Archdeacon holds the world's
record for running around the bases.
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MICHIGAN T ET
M.SIC TENNIS MEN,
Krickbaum, Vose, and Crane, Veterans;
Of Last Year's Team, Are '
Favored To WVin
OPEN SEASON TODAY
\.Michigan's five man tennis team will
formally open the local tennis sea-j
.1" son at 3 o'clock this afternoon when
they meet Michigan State college on
* ;. ::,::,. .courts 11 and 12 at Ferry field. Sev-
en matches will be played in all, flive
of singles and two of doubles. Ad-
Capt. Ster~i Nilson , mission will be free.
"Dutch" Wilson will lead the Mich- State's firts four mea are Capt. D.
J. Stouffer, R. R. Lawrence, E. A.
igan nine in its first Conference game Pierson and T. R. Hendershott who
against Purdue at Lafayette, Ind., are veterans; either Bentley or Stott,
today. The Wolverine captain has sarhvmtreitherayentleyfrftott-
been a stellar performer at first base sophomores, ill play in the fifthposi-
for the past two years and is consid- tion. State players met the Univer-l
ered one of the strongest cogs in the I sity of Detroit tennis team yesterday
Maize and Blue team this season.th in their first test of the season.
Three veterans, Capt. Earl Krick-
baum, Dick Crane, and Jim Vose, re-
enforced by Leighton Stephens and
Irwin Olian will play for the Wol-
verines in the order named. Krick-
"flIRRITV PfLFIQ f iaun, Crane, and Vose are well known
in college tennis circles, Krickbaum
going into the semi-finals of the Con-
ference tournament last May. Steph-
Sixteen men were chosen to make ens is playing his first year with the
up the golf squads for the year as a squad, coming up as the star of the
result of the preliminaries which were freshman team of last spring. Olian
finished yesterday afternoon at the worked with the squad all last year
Ann Arbor golf courses Eleven of and has shown especially well this
them are Varsity candidates while the week, beating all who have challeng-
other five are freshmen. ed his right to the fifth position.
Ralph Waterbury with 153 for the Vose and Stephens will pair togeth-
36 holes was medalist for the Varsity, er in doubles as the number one team
being closely followed by Capt. Fred for Michigan; Krickbaum and Crane
Feely, Albert Vyse, and Goodspeed will make up the number two doubles
who each had scores of 155. Cole did I combination. State will send Stouffer
well in a practice round traversing i and Hendershott against the Wolver-
18 holes in 70 but the best he could ines as one team, and Lawrence and
do was a tie for the next position, he Pierson will be the other State pair.
anl Connor being deadlocked with 157 Moving pictures will be taken of
each. the various matches today -and will
Newman and Burnham finished the be released to 42 theaters through-
30 holes with 158 each just ahead of lout Michigan. The films will probably
Wiener and Jong who turned in 'be shown here beginning April 29 at
|scores of 161 and 163 respectively. the Arcade theater.a
Fred Glover, of last years team com- __
pletes the Varsity list having scored Babe Ruth has sold his farm at
166. Sudbury, Mass.
New York .................6 3
Washington ...............6 4
Chicago ...................5 5
IDetroit .4, 41
Boston .... ..............4 5
Philadelphia ...............3 7
St. Louis..................3 7
Cleveland 5, Detroit 3.
New York 2, Boston 1.
Washington 9, Philadelphia 5.
St. Louis 2, Chicago 1.
New York....,............7 2
St. Louis ................6 4
Ohicago ...................5 4
Philadelphia ..............5 5
Brooklyn ..................3 5
Boston,.... ..... ..x.3 7
Pittsburg ..............3 7
Pittsburg 3, St. Louis 2.
Philadelphia 2, Boston 1.
New York 6, Brooklyn 3.
Chicago 18, Cincinnati 1.
Iowa netmen, 20 in number, are
working outdoors in preparation for
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special two mile run; Ohio State run-
ners were shut out in the quarter mile
Telay; while Occidental finished fourth1
in the sprints medley after also fail-
ing in the distance medley relay.
Entries are now being received at
Warm weather has taken the pepI
from spring grid practice at the Uni-
versity of Iowa. Coach Ingwerson's
squad is also suffering from injuries.
Hughey Jennings, the old pilot of
thoTlt i ior is tho nl Ampi-
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