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TitHI MICHIGAN DAILY 7

SAE, Phi Psi, Phi Delt;
Lead Fraternity Cagers

The fraternity cagers wound up
the current season this week with
a full slate of games in both the
'A' and 'B' divisions.
Bill Raymond, high scorer for
both loops, dropped in 22 points
* to lead SAE to a 43-26 victory over
Lamda Chi Alpha. Bill Eggen-
berger, another one of the league's
high scorers, bagged 17 points to
Beta's Take
First Place
In HalfMile
Beta Theta Pi won the frater-
nity relay and Hayden House cop-
ped the dormitory relay in spe-
cial events Saturday night at Yost
Field 'House while Michigan's
traclkmen were downing Ohio
State, 62-52.
The Beta's won the half-mile
relay in 1:43.1, two-fifths of a sec-
ond ahead of Delta Upsilon. The
four Beta's, each of whom ran 220
Today is the last day to reg-
ister for the Michigan Union
pool, billiards, ping pong tour-
nament. Any student is eligible
to compete.
-Bill Britsor.
yards in the relay, were Jim
Atchison, Jim DeBoer, Ernie An-
derson, and Bob Kerry.
The DU's finished a close sec-
ond with Clyde Reeme, Rog .Vogel,
John Brumbaugh; and Warren
Dwyer carrying the baton. Their
time was 1:43.5.
In third place was Phi Delta
Theta. Running 880 yards in
1:44.0 were George Quillen,
Doug Wicks, Bill Peterson, and
Roy Duff. Sigma Phi Epsilon
finished fourth in the race, be-
ing timed in 1:45. flat. Run-
ning for the Sig Ep's were Ross
Annatoyn, Dave Gray, Bill Bur-
kett, and Ross Pfalzgraff.
Hayden House's relay foursome
crossed the finish line in first
place to win the dormitory event.
Their time was 1:43.8.
A Forester independent squad
covered the half mile distance in
1:53.9, noticeably slower than the
winning fraternity and dormitory
times.
An interesting sidelight is that
the 880-yard winning time of
1:43.1 set by four Beta Theta Pi
men, each running at full speed
for 220 yards, was only 9.3 sec-
onds better than the winning
time of 1:52.4 set in the 880 yard
race by durable Don Gehrmann
of Wisconsin in the 1949 Big Ten
outdoor championships.
Four Men Top
Bowling Finals
This week 105 of the campus'
best bowlers went to the alleys
to decide who will wear the All-
Campus Crown.
The battle raged for five days
and ended Thursday with the fol-
lowing men on top of the heap.
Rolf Westgard finished out in
front with a 6-game total of
1157. Jim Dowsley was second with
1117. Ron Wells was third with
1107 and Ed Perkins came in
fourth with a 1106. Their games
were:
Westgard: 219, 158, 192, 190,
199, 199, 1157
Dowsley: 201, 154, 200, 202,
224, 136, 1117
Wells: 213, 182, 155, 162, 169
226, 1107 ,
Perkins: 143, 190, 212, 190,
171, 200, 1106
The Final roll-off will be during

the Union Open House March
11th. This will be a round-robbin
affair with each man rolling each
of the other men 2 games. Awards
wil be presented the winners.
Some interesting high lights of
the tournament:
HIGH GAME: Halparen 248 and
Petrson with 231.
HIGH SERIES: Richter 604 and
Sykora with 598.
MOST STRIKES in a row: Dows-
ley with 6 straight in his fourth
game.
MOST SPLITS: Fred Willis after
roling 204 in his first game got 7
splits in his second game for a
1112.

pace Phi Kappa Psi in their 33-31
conquest of SAM.
PHI DELTA THETA continued
their red hot pace by swamping a
hapless Alpha Epsilon Pi team
58-12. Sigma Phi Epsilon remain-
ed a strong contender for title
honors by notching a 53-27victory
over Acacia.
Chi Psi posted a 38-20 win
over Theta Chi and Sigma Phi
dropped Chi Phi 32-26 to stay
in the running for the loop title.
Phi Sigma Kappa went ahead
in overtime to beat Sigma Pi
19-17.
Phi Sigma Delta concluded their
season by outscoring Delta Chi
37-25. Alpha Sigma Phi, led by
Bob Erben who scored 11 points
shaded Alpha Delta Phi 24-22.
* * *
IN OTHER GAMES throughout
the loop Delta Upsilon beat Sigma
Nu 30-19; Delta Tau Delta dropped
Beta Theta Pi 27-23; and Alpha
Phi Alpha outscored Psi Upsilon
26-11.
Tau Delta Phi forfeited to
Phi Kappa Sigma 'and Tau
Kappa Epsilon forfeited to Tri-
gon. .
In the 'B' league Phi Kappa
Sigma swamped Pi Lamda Phi
57-28. Theta Xi turned in an-
other one sided victory by downing
Tau Delta Phi 48-18.
Delta Upsilon beat Psi Upsilon
25-20, Theta Chi dropped Delta
Tau Delta 35-21, Phi Sigma Kappa
shaded Acaccia 25-23; while Sigma
Phi Epsilon swamped Trigon 35-6.
Sigma Chi won a one sided bat-
tle from Sigma Pi 26-20; Phi Kap-
pa Psi dropped ZBT 25-12; SAM
turned back Alpha Sigma Phi 32-
20; and Lamda Chi Alpha downed
Triangle 22-14.
Sigma Pi forfeited to Theta Del-
ta Chi; Alpha Phi Alpha forfeited
to Phi Sigma Delta; TKE also for-
feited to SAE.
Title play is set to begin in
another week or two, with several
teams in contention for the title
which was won last year by Psi
Upsilon., The Psi U's have not
been too strong this year, in-
creasing fraternity incentive for
the cage championship.
Raymo nd Tops
1mM Scoring
Up-to-date but unofficial sta-
tistics show that Bill Raymond,
a Sigma Alpha Epsilon from
Adrian, Michigan, leads all scorers
in the fraternity division of intra-
mural basketball. Raymond has
hit for 19, 11, 19, and 22 points
in four league starts thus far this
season. Here is an unofficial list
of leading scorers in the fraternity
"A" league:
Name Pts. Ave.
Raymond 71 17.75
Fletcher 44 14.67
Katz 42 14.00
Steck 53 13.25
Eggenberger 39 13.00
Stenn 39 13.00
Fisher 38 12.67
Deremo 38 12.67
Erben 48 12.00
Bargert 35 11.67

Independent
Cage Teams
End Season
With dormitory "A" basketball
reaching a conclusion Monday
night, the four first-place playoff
positions have almost been deter-
mined. Chicago House holds one
berth, having won division II with
a 3-0 record.
Strauss House took top honors
in division, IV, despite previous
announcements that W illiam s
House had won. According to In-
tramural rules, if two teams both
have identical won-lost records,
the team scoring the most points
in the entire season is the win-
ner. Strauss outscored Williams;
henoce they are the winners.
Adams' cagers, with 3 straight
wins, has only to defeat Wenley
House Monday night to win the
top spot in division I. Fletcher
Hall, on top in division III, will
face Lloyd House in a game for
the championship of that bracket.
In this week's "A" action,
Tyler House spoiled Lloyd's un-
defeated record with a 28-22
win. Duane Luse led the Tyler-
men with 15 points. Fletcher
hall won .its third straight, roll-
ing over Vaughn, 34-16. Bob
Hurley topped the victors with
12 markers.
Wenley House won its first
game with a 28-20 decision over
Cooley. Michigan House defeated
Greene House, 54-26 in a high-
scoring game which saw a sea-
son's high for individual scoring,
Wayne Nystrom sank 13 baskets
and 4 free throws for a 30-point
total.
All of the four teams who ap-
pear likely to enter the first-place
playoffs have w e 11 - balanced
teams. However there are a few
players who deserve special men-
tion. Adams House has a good
one-two punch in Mark Ardis and
Walt Noon, who have been con-
tributing about 20 points per
game together.
Strauss House boasts Gerry
Davis, with a 10-point per game
average, while Paul Fancher of
Chicago House has hit for a 10.3
average thus far this year. Flet-
cher's team scoring also is well-
divided, with Alex Rotsko leading
the way.
The thirty points last Monday
night by Wayne Nystrom is the
highest scoring feat of the year,
and surprisingly enough, next
best among dormitory basketeers
is 16 points, reached by Carl Cor-
nelison of Cooley House early in
the season.
Due to the low-scoring games
in the dormitory basketball
leagues this year, individual high-
scoring performances have been
limited to a great extet. But the
cage season has been a great suc-
cess for the residence halls this
year.
Swim Meet Scheduled
Next Tuesday eve the intra-
mural fraternity swimming meet
begins with competition in diving.
On Thursday the relays and races
will be run off. Professional fra-
ternities will compete on the fol-
lowing week. The Independents
meet begins March 14.

CAPTAIN - Matt Mann III,
Michigan captain and ace dis-
tance man toes his mark in pre-
paration for the 220-yd. free
style qualifiers. Mann, Confer-
ence champion in the 1500-
meters in 1948, took a second in
that event Thursday night be-
hind the record-breaking Jack
Taylor of Ohio.
* * *

--Daily-Herb Harrington
TALENTED TRIO-Three of the Big Ten's finest breaststrokers prepare for a warmup dip before
the qualifying heats for their specialties. From left to right; John Davies of Michigan who finished
fourth in the 1948 Olympic Games as a representative of Australia, Bowen Stassforth of Iowa, sec-
ond place finisher in the 1949 Big Ten Meet, and Stew Elliott, Michigan sophomore for whom
Coach Matt Mann predicts a brilliant future.

ll~~* * Ply*os

-Daily-Herb Harrington
REMEMBER WIZEN?-Two long-time fixtures in the Big Ten
coaching picture, Matt Mann (left) of Michigan and Dave Arm-
bruster of Iowa, reminisce before the start of the meet. Armbrust-
er has spent 34 years at Iowa while Mann is celebrating his silver
anniversary as head mentor of the Wolverines.

BID FOR BOXERS:

All-Campus Boxing Tourney
To Highlight IM Open House

The final matches of the All-
Campus boxing tourney will again
be the highlight of this year's I-M
Open House on March 22.
Marty Martelle, who is super-
vising training for this year's
events, announced that there are
still vacancies in all weight divi-
sions. All interested men should
contact him at the I-M Building.
* *
THIS YEAR all entrants will be
divided into two classifications,
Novice and Open, according to the
amount of ring experience they
have had.
The novice class, which is' a new
feature of this year's matches, will
3liminate the poor fights which
result when an inexperienced
fighter is matched against' a' man
with superior ring know how.
Matches will be scheduled in
eight weight divisions: 115, 125,
135, 145, 155, 165, 175, and un-

limited. As in previous years all
winners and runnersup will be
awarded Intramural Sports me-
dalions.
The most outstanding fighter of
the tourney will have his name
engraved upon the I-M boxing,
trophy.
Marty Martelle is conducting
workouts for all entrants every day
from 4-6 at the I-M building. Any
man interested in entering must
have had five supervised workouts
before he is eligible to compete.
Preliminary matches will start
next week but the final bouts will
not take place until the I-M Open
House on March 22.
All interested men are requested
to report to the I-M building early
next week so that they will have
plenty of time to get in their pre-
liminary workouts before the first
match.
Late Scores
Shysters 20, Nu Sigma Nu 19
Alpha Kappa Kappa over Al-
pha Omega (forfeit)
Law Club "A" over Sigma
Delta Chi (forfeit)
Psi Omega 18, Phi Delta Phi
16
Phi Alpha Kappa 25, Phi Chi
18
Alpha Kappa Psi 17, Tau Ep-
silon Rho 13
Phi Delta Epsilon over Alpha

CELEBRATING his 25tj year at
Michigan this season, the veteran
Mann is no stranger to the role
of host and is undeniably at his
happiest (and best) when in the
spotlighted task of running the
show.
Generally recognized as the
finest swimming coach in the
country Mann has spent a good
deal of his coaching career in
the glare of the national spot-
light. In his twenty-five years
at Michigan he has produced
thirteen national championship
teams and 16 Big Ten cham-
pions. His teams have finished
as low as third only twice in
each of the championship
meets.
Prospects of the Wolverines as-
cending the Western Conference
throne again this season are slim
but the Maize and Blue is almost
certain to find itself in the run-
nef-up slot behind Ohio State's
sophomore swimmers and senior
divers.
BOASTING the best swimmers
in the country year in and year
out the one-two finish of Big Ten
teams in the NCAA meet three
weeks hence is another probabili-
ty. Only Yale (in 1942 and 1944)
has been able to crack the Michi-
gan-Ohio monopoly on National
Collegiate championships in the
past 15 years.
This season the Conference
meet boasts such names as
Olympic diving champion Bruce
Harlan of Ohio, Australian
Olympic breastoker John Dav-
ies, now swimming for Michigan,
Jack Taylor of Ohio, Charlie
Moss of Michigan and Duane
Draves of Iowa.
Moss recently set a new Ameri-
can record for the 100-yd. breast-
stroke.
DAVIES HOLDS the unusual
distinction of having finished
fourth to ex-Wolverine Bob Sohl
in the Olympic Games despite the
fact that his official time was
two-tenths of a second faster
than Sohl's.
With the clerical work that
goes with the staging of a Big
Ten meet piling up at an alarm-
ing rate much of the pencil duty
has fallen to the lot of Bill Ko-
gen, the aggressive ex-Michigan
sprint star who has assumed the
role of assistant coach here this
season.
Kogen, whose coaching future
is a bright one, has apparently in-
herited his teacher's flare for
putting himself into the spotlight.
Climaxing a rather dismal dual-
meet with Ohio State last week,
h- unceremoniously dumped an
Ohio swimmer into the Buckeye
pool bathrobe and all as a means
of soothing ruffled feelings.

-Daily--Bur, iSapOwtc
OFF WE GO-Dick Martin (left) and Dave Neisch, ace Michigan
sprinters take to the water to warmup for the freestyle relay
qualifying heat. The surprising performances of the pair, neither
of whom figured prominently in pre-season plans, have enabled
Michigan to remain among the country's top college swimming
aggregations.

DARING YOUNG MAN-Charlie Chelich of Northwestern floats
through the air with the greatest of ease as he performs in the
diving preliminaries. Chelich, one of the tallest divers in the
country, has long been a favorite of Michigan fans.

'THE SPUDNUT FOUNTAIN
announces:
-SATURDAY, MARCH 4th
2:00 -4:00 P.M.

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