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-Cmtri Decision Proves Right One There were only two seconds remaining in .a Dusty League playoff contest involving the Arcadia Oil and Zappw's Restaurant 'teams the other evening at the Community Center when the Zap- pias wisely called for a timely: timeout. They had to talk things over at this point because that’s what they needed to tie the game. The Z-boys trailed the Oilmen. 63 to 62. \Let's give tlie ball to Marv Ottnoci,\ said one' of the \Zaps\. \He's hot.\ \Ott” former Lyons Central sharpshooter, indeed was “hot\. •He had.thrown- in an even dozen buckets in.the second h a lf.. . that is until his club had stopped the clock with two .ticks left on the'clock. , ...When play was -resumed the Zappias players took their desi By DAVID HANNAN (High Times Sports Writer) With four players scoring in, double figures, the Newark Reds Tlie 106k Wayne County East­ er Basket ball Tournament w jlP open Monday. March 18. in the Newark Comm unity Center gym, according to John R. Densk of Newark, tourney chairman.. ■ Thirteen teams have entered the girls' division -which will conclude 1 1 s tournament on March 20 at 8 p.m., ? The Newark High sextet will play the Newark Juniofpttes at ,| 4 p.m. on March .18 ip the ninth, and tenth grade category.. Sodus ; Romt and tlie Clyde‘°BIue Devils j will meet dt-a .p.pi. 1 he. winner of tlie Sidus-Clyde\ game wiil, Friday night. Dick Re go-paced-The points., followed by. Ralph Nash and would cost an hated places on t-he'Yourt. The bail was quickly fired to Ottnod meet Lyons on March 19 at- who let h -one-liander go from near raid^court. Tlie ball vfes nr the P nl‘ t, , air when the buzzer sounded the end of the game. There’s no Palmyra Jurwors an e . . ■ , , , ., . * Newark; Anu^ereUts will squjatg need to prolong the suspense, dear readers. the final srpre read m lhe fevt;nth (tlid ^ ghth Zappias 64, Arcadia\Oil 63. Ahd don't forget -t-o- give Q-t,t-nod-eredit- g rade divi-MoTWoTrTVfarclr-TO-aite- for his 13th hoop in the half. , . . 4 p,4n. w4t.h the winner meeting It was only a Dusty League contest-but the Zappia players! championShip° ^ ^ 1 were so happy they pick^.up QUnod andciuM edhim t^ t h e show- „ w ameg seheduied on er rooms on their shoulders. Keith Carr. Fred DeVries, Don 0 eLue. Mar(;h m dlf jjtd, and 12tb Bill Btrmpus, Tootsie Lynn and Rick VanNorman comprised th e ' grade division when the Palmy- transportation force. ra Seniors will face the Newark \ .to , ~ - T~ ', ~ \ , y , , -Centerettes at S p.ffl -afld-SoduS-L Tt w&s like old times for this, observer at “one of the playoff pQjnt clashing with Newark games in the Center gym. Dave Marsh, B ill’Tanea, Steve Thom- at '7 p.m. The winner 'Of . son, Lynn and DeVries brought hack- memoriesTrf\Their brilliant, the Palm-yra-Newark game will playing- days as schoolboys.. 1 engage the Clyde Deviiettes. on March 19 at 8 p.m. with tpe H\ Tanea hustled up „to the water fountain for a drink, and dreu'r, siated'for March 20 at 8 \-a comment from a fan. ■ ’ ' p.m. ‘‘You’re looking good out. there, Billy,” chidod the onlooker at Fprty-six teams are entered in the boys division which jaunch- the end- Of -the first half. ^ _ - rea. its pIay on March 22. - -- --••’Em tired already,” replied Tanea who only emerged as high' ‘ • 1 scorer with 35 points. ' - The Dusty League game was- played on, the eve uf the big - Newark.-f.yon.s-giinie ami u h / -4 4v<M*tKgiit.-ss6<ij; that tile rival, school -. -boy coaches would be chasing each other all over the court. There was Frank Lisco of Lyons playing for the Lyons Merchants and Gary Miller of Newark playing for Tanea's team. Lisco won the scoring duel, 31 to 2, but lost the big one 24 hours iater, 60 to 52. ' The Wayne County Federation'of Sportsmen'sClubs., mapped a campaign in the fight against restrictive fire.irn.1 latioh. ' Robert L. Galusha, vice president, said severnl meeurJI been held -with area legislators drawing 1 conclusion op­ posing: ail prestii1 rc-.sl: ie’.r, e ( defeated Lyons'Central. 60.to 52, efirearm, bills introduced. He sgid ''flinch the\ Wayne County;Governor Ruckefcliei. and New. League championship York area h ttfesHtnrs, desiie- res­ tore 1 000 fans in; the Lyons gym istrat 101 : of shotguns and rifles. ! K registration bill has been in- _ Reds to ' traduced by 18 New York City i ''legislators GaluvIn said the bill estimated S8< .' million to .implement. firearms and if anything, to ,j John. Gavin, a pair of juniors . ' with 14 points each-- and Rick : '-It would m.tAt- n difficult, n ' Gravino with 13. ;not impossible, for the average Jerry Lake topped all scorers citizen to own with 22 points for the I.ions on would do little L his seven fielders and eight -°f j ~ \ Ml attempts from the’ f-fee throw h ‘ line. Ricicy Wadsworth- picked t j up 13 points for the county sea t - ! _'ers who fell- eight points short of forcing a playoff for the Sefetien- ■ al bid, - The victory m a r k e d the sec- j; ' qnH. year in a-row. that Newark | -Jvas.-bested-Xyons lor fh.e Lect. 1 5 berth. ^ -. ! Closing the regular ' season 1 with a 9-7 recoyd, the Reds fin- eurb crime,” said Gr.l'j.c would also be :n q .iia diction to Artieio Tw-v oj, j pf Rights of. our.VS. cd tion.” -He said the prop, tion would disarm u.e- owner but not the crlnrj increase the tax burden! citizens in registr.v;: the cost to impi/ fr.cn- Each day, VNICLL travel roughly. the d:st; 35 times around tlie worj FINGERTIP CONTROL — joe -Pullen of Lyons balances ball on fingertips as Dick Rago (5 ) goes up fo block shot and Rick Gravino (L5 ) jooks on in first quarter actipn. 's 1 Reds Avert Phvoff With Strong: Caine: The moment we read the Lyons-bariner. “Victory Has the Taste Lyons Never Get Tired Of.\ we knew Xyons was a loser last Fri- • day night Well, not really, but it was a portent of things to come that evening. ^ ■ We knew the game was out of roach for Frank Lisco's Lnns jn the final period when Ralph Nash, scrambling for a loose -ball, pushed it out to Rick Gr,avino for an easy layup and a cozy 35-41 readirig‘\on the board., Nash was flat on his stomach when he ' reached -for the ball in a pile-up with a Lyons player. yi- The Newark\ junior gave it that extra effort and flipped a nifty pass to Gravino for one of the most unusual plavs we have ever seen in the sport. It was perfectly executed by the hustling .Nash who had a hand in making the Lyons fans take down the banner, “See You at the Playoff,” and, put it in moth balls for at least another year. Tlie Reds turned ii? a near-perfect game in thwarting Lyons' hopes for the third game that didn't come this season, John Gavin. Rick Gravino, Dick Rago, Paul Priebe and Nash all played an ex­ cellent game, particularly on defense. Gavin must\ like to play against Lyons. He checked in with another strong board game arid -without him we'd hesitate to think what would have happened in the county seat Friday night Coach .Gary Miller’s Orcd-up club resorted to what the boys in the bigger leagues call a disciplined offense and it again paid off handsomely. The Reds worked the ball for the good shot and we don’t mean the stall or weave pattern. They’d move the ball inside and if the clear shot wasn't there they'd get it out and try an ­ other direction. Si Newark scored a' shutout- for the day. Coach Dick Phillips’ ■^«re-jnriihnut_t-pn-m_i 1 nh t.rn.ii,h)p flnarh Dave Ackerman's .Tav- vees made a rout of their game m which Dennis Johnson and Ailie Warren, a rouple sure-shot prfisppcts for next year’s Varsity, im­ pressed some of those close to the court scene. Playing, in. their fast Lyons game were Gravino. Tom Musco- lino, Prfabe and Rago. The rest.will be back, including Gavin, Ed Kneut, John • LangeijsteJn, Joe Lukas, Tom IVIangan, Dave John­ son and Nash. The 1968-69 starting five could be made up of Nash. Gavin, Langcnstoin, Lukas and a Johnson,-There’s plenty of height there and experience. Things are looking up on our basketball front, « * * F r e e R i d e o n S p o r t s M e r r y - G o - R o u n d Larry Boeye. ex-Newark swimmer, and member of tile Platts­ burgh State varsity Swimming team, competed in the State Uni­ versity Conference swimming championships held at Fredonia. Al­ though he failed to win any „qyentsr Boeye managed ' to place among the top four in TCirtlifee of his events. Plattsburgh finished the regular season with 10 wins and one loss. Coach Dave Rpbert- - son’s five-year-record is 38 wins and eight losses. Right now the feeling on campus is “Wait Until Next Year”. There are no seniors on this year's team . . . Bill Carey, former Waterloo hoop mentor, now. 8 member of the gthletic staff gt talked with Rick Gravino and Dick Rago after addressing the Metijodist Men and high school basketeers and cheerleaders at the Methodist Church last Wednesday night. He was accompanied to Newark .by Jim Robinson,-the highly-publicized player on the RIT quintet; who said he goes to the gym at 6 am . to shoot baskets before reporting for class an hour later. Carey related the story concerning a mem- 'bec of his basketball tegmS at Waterloo (he won 87 and lost 33) that brought a chuckle from hjs listeners. The “player Would al­ ways ask the coach questions during .the halftjme sessions in the locker room. In exasperation, Carey approached a faculty member for his advice. \Let him talk,” advised the friend. “He’s probably the only one listening to you.” . . . Members of Newark High's first basketball team (1903) were oiin Cornell. Leo Genthner, Harry Chapman. Fred Filkins. arid the late R h e a Chittenden . . : Bob berks, Working the Dusty League playoffs solo, called a tech­ nical on one of the players in the finals and then cautioned him; s “One more word sad you’re out of the game.\ He wasn't footing, fey gosh . . . Lou Alvino* John Albaneses brother-in-law, has been hired fey the Board of Education to teach the fifth grade at the Lincoln School and assist with varsity football ; . . Mathew. Zoschg will teach the fourth grade .at the Perkins School and will also assist in the football program. He’s from Bloomsburg State. Tom DeYoung of Plattsburgh will teach the sixth grade and re­ place Warren Neely as swimming coach. He has been an out­ standing 'swimmer in college, He’s the son of Harold DeYoung of Akron, N. Y., former Newark athletic star. In Dusty League T-lie Lyons Merchants defeat­ ed Mutual Benefit Life, 92. to 73, to win the playoff., championr .ship in the Industrial Basketball League in the. Community Cen­ ter gym. Frank Lisco and John Brown jop.UK> a tin- win with- 31 and 20 points, respectively. Bill TiXnea. threw in 35 points and Dave Marsh had 18 for the losers. The Mutual cagers held short- lived leads in the first half until thq county sealers caught ‘ fire ! and sailed to- a 46-38 halftime ‘ advantage. Lisco. Brown. John Burch and Jim Prowloeki spurt­ ed the Lions Club in the first half with Bob Von Hagen. Lisco and Brown carrying the attack : in the final periods. Tanea threw in seven hoops in the- first half and eight in the second half He also hit on all five shots from the free throw line. Lyons made good on six pf j nine’free throw Attempts in the I first half and iff o f 18 in the last j two periods. Lisco converted a l l ! eight, free throw tries in the; I last half. j ; Tlie Zappia Restaurant entry j shaded General Dynamics, TO to (37, for consolation honors. Rick VanNorman and Marv t-nofl—had—10—and—18—phial each for the winners with ’ Keith Carr adding 11, Bill Btrm­ pus 10 and Tootsie Lynn eight. 1 1 Ed Percy threw in 21. Bud Nay- * , aert. Itad 16 and Bill Spade 14 : for the lo*urs who held a 35-27 j, first, half .lead. , Lyons and the Stuarts tied' for first place in the 'overall stand- I ings 8-2 records. P h i l W o r l d H i t s 2 3 3 T i l t I n 6 0 7 S e t Phil World lined a 607 series on 159 , 233’ and 2th games in a losing cause as Cross & Shield dropped three points to Rose City in the Mixed League. . J The Muscolinos took three r pomts- from the Service -Centers i on a 215-551 by John Schmitt and a 537 by Ed Brockhuizen, [ the Utica Club five won three i from Schmidt 3 and\ the\ Man’s' Shop.copped ttnee from Owen’s | Plano. ' Standings: ... Muscolinos 82, Schmidts 67, Cross Si Shield '63, I Service Centers 57, Man’s Shop t 47, Ut-iea Club 4 dv 2. Owen Piano 1 39!i and Rose City 31. i Jo Ann Perry Registers 1 524 in Stuart Wheel ) A 524 by Jo Ann Pe^ry paced ' Siuart Jewelers to a sweep over , the Margroves in tlie Stuart - League. 1 The lU-Lo’s took all, \four I points from the Black Russians whose Naomi Oswalt was high ! with 503, the Jewels shut out the j0Gems on a 514 fey Marian Tyler 'ahd in the other match the De- | lights copped three from the I Fireballs. ished directly behihd MyrfdeEse and Geneva, who shajred first place honors in the Wayne Fin­ ger Lakes League, with 15-1 ree- ords. ' ”■ • life”'perfSd ,:the<Uead- exchanged hands with each basket but, with the score tied at 9-9, Gavin was fouled while sinking ? jump-shot' for Newark. By sinking the foul- shot and completing the three- point play, he gave the Reds a 12-9 lead, which was -increased to 15-11 by the period’s close. Lyons tied it up auiekly in the secund period \with *a' pair of jump shots by D ave Fabre ahdt Lake. Before halftime came. ’ though, Gavin had scored six more. Rago and Nash four each, and Gravino two in giving New­ ark a ”31-25 halftime advantage. Rick Wadsworth opened the third period action with a jump shot. Then the -Reds settled ATLANTIC STEEL BUILDINGS RUGGED AN P. WEATHER-TIGHT A T T R A C T IV E LOW COST A tlantic ; steel j buildings ! 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The .Reds had stretched their 31- ’ 125 halftime lead into- & 41-28^ margin. It w a s close again by the end of the period as Lake scored three and Wadsworth four to make it 42-35. Fourth quarter, scoring was balanced 'until the Reds initiated another scoring spree with less than four minutes to go in the game. Gavin dropped in one of two free throws. On a jum p er, from the keyhole. Rago scored . his 16th and 17th points of the ; evening. In an unusual scoring , piay, Nash \deflected a Lyons pass and. at the same time a s , the Lions’ Bob VanDam m e,1 pounced on the loose bail. Gain­ ing control of the ball on his hands ahd knees at half-court.; Nash, pushed the ball toward [ Gravino. Unguarded, Gravino,’ picked up‘ the rolling ball, took a dribble, and scored an “easy” another layup to give the Reds t a 16-point; 57-41. lead, their, greatest margin of the evening. 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