Webfoots Boot Closie, 44-43 Aquaducks,Bevos to Tangle; Rooks Outlast Frosh, 54-49 i Ducks Favored To Tip Beavers In Meet Here Boasting a letterman in each event, Coach John Borchardt’s Oregon swimming team will be favored to cop their season op ener against Oregon State at 2 :30 this afternoon in the men’s pool. Attention will be focused on the meet’s finale, when four top Oregon sprinters will shoot for a new meet record in the 400-yard tfree-style relay. Jim Stanley, Tom Nekota, Louis Santos, and George Moorhead are conceded a good chance to break the old record of S:47.7, set in 1939. Another Record Shaky Another record under fire will be tire 100-yard backstroke record of 1:04, set by Sherman Wetmore in 1940. Oregon’s Earl Walter has come within two-tenths of a second of thig mark already this season. Two or three of Oregon’s out standing crop of ineligible trans fers will start off 'this afternoon with an exhibition. Pete Van Dyke, Joe Nishimoto, and possibly Carl Uyeda will attempt to eclipse the pool record of 53.4 in the 100-yard f'ee-style. ' The regular meet will start off with the medley relay, with Earl Walter, Rod Harman, and George .Moorhead of Oregon vying with Bill Fuegy, A1 Van Etten, and Ray Boyle of the Beavers. The 220-yard free-style will be file second event, with Bob Hiatt tad Louis Santos representing the Aquaducks. The contest in this (•cent looks to be for second place, with Hiatt expected to win handily. 60-Yard Race Close Another close event should be file 60-yard free-style, with Ore gon’s Tom Nekota and George Balch attempting to shut out Gayle Ness, letterman sprinter from Cor vallis. Diving competition will see Webfoots Willie McCullough and Jim Stanley matching aerial skill with Chuck Wicks and Perry Sar geant for the Staters. Following will be the 100-yard free-style, where the Webfoots will lie represented by Louis Santos and George Moorhead. For the Beavers, Ness will perform again, teamed with another letterman sprinter, Pay Dahl. At this writing 150-yard back (Please turn to page five) Stakes Record JACK FKIEL’S YVSC Cougars, unbeaten in four league starts, will stake their unblemished rec ord against Idaho tonight at Mos Box Score FG FT PF TP 0 4 8 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 7 o 8 4 1 0 2 0 0 21 y 11 4 9 1 0 X 0 0 43 Oregon (48) Bartelt, f.4 Urban, f . 4 Wiley, c .5 Neeley, g.1 Sowers, g.. 4 Warberg, f .0 Cooper, f .0 Don, c. 0 Peterson, g ..0 Lavey, g .0 Totals . 18 Wash. FG FT PF TP Vandenburgh, f .5 6 3 10 Henson, f .8 2 Mallory, c .3 Opacich, g.2 White, g.... 2 Metzger, f .0 Jefferson, g .2 Totals .......17 Halftime score Washington 28, Oregon 21. Shots attempted Washington 72, Oregon 82. Free throws missed: Sowers 4, Wiley, Bartelt, Urban, Opacich, Mallory 4, Vandenburgh 3, Henson 2, White. I 1 0 0 0. 10 2 8 2 2 0 0 12 8 7 5 4 0 4 44 Division Standings Washington State 4 0 1.000 Oregon State.8 1 .7.50 OREGON .8 4 .429 Washington .2 8 .400 Idaho.1 5 .107 Sure of himself: the guy who doesn't buy a corsage when flowera are optional. Orr Paces State With 31 Pionts; Hunt Tallies 14 CORVALLIS. Jan. 21—If 31 points in a single game is a rec ord for a Frosh-Rook contest, pin a rose on Jackie Orr of Grants Pass. The Oregon State, yearling threw in that many points in the opening “little civil war” battle Friday night here and led his team mates to a 54-49 victory over Don Kirsch’s Ducklings. The former southern Oregon prep star hit from every angle. He had 17 points at the half and threw in 14 more for good meas ure in the final half. Had Orr been out of the game, or having only an average night, the Frosh might have won. The other star, Bob Edwards who led the Corvallis Spartons to the state high school championship last season, was held scoreless, and Ken Hunt finally came up to his scoring capabilities. Hunt, a two-time all stater from Marshfield high school, netted 14 points and directed the Oregon floor game. His total was high for the Ducklings. The last time Kirseh’s club was in the game was when the score j was tied at 12-all. It was then that Orr began his scoring spree, and the Frosh couldn't stop him. trail ing 32-19 at the half. In the closing minutes of the game the Ducklings rallied, but the gap was too big to fill, and the Rooks stalled effectively. Bov score: FROSH (49) (54) ROOKS Clausen (10).F.(7) Padgetl Carr (8) .F.(31) On Gilbert (3).C.Edwards Kittilson (4) .G. White Hunt (14) .....G.(7) Allisor Substitutions: Oregon—Vranizan (10), Owens; Rooks—Nau (5), Os born (2), Thomas (2). Now It's Snow Golf VANCOUVER, Wash., (AP) — The Royal Oaks country club yes terday had scheduled a golf game, and the players weren't going to let snow stop them. Four men played over two inches of snow and managed to finish 11 holes. They changed the rules a bit, though; If a player got within a club’s length of the nearest tree to the green, he'd finished the hole. Unbeaten Redwings Face Portland ttvegon Hockey league sranuings: The Eugene Redwings' league leading' skaters take the ice at the Rical arena Sunday night to defend their perfect record against a strong sextet of Portland Black hawk hockeyites in a game that (promises to set forth plenty of ac tion. Eugene rounded out practices late in the week with Coach Tom Ferris concentrating on the weak .spots displayed by tire local skaters . Eugene Cortland (Salem t 'tin allis IV L, T Pts 2 0 0 4 110 2 110 2 0 2 0 0 in men win over uie uuvvams weav ers H-2 last Sunday. He has had to find a replacement for Frank Sauer, student-player who has been out on illness and will not be able to see action against the Hawks. Blackhawks Dangerous The Blackhawks, though drop ping their last game to Salem at the Capitol city showed an aggressive ness that could pull them through to a victory. The Redwing offensive element will depend largely on high scoring Roger Newton and Canadians Tom and Dick Gillespie. Ex-pro Vic Rip ley leads the Portland attack. Newton, Dick Gillespie, and Rip i ley, pius juini wisun anu reins are in a scoring deadlock with four points each while Tom Gillespie trails one point behind. This game will undoubtedly pull one of them out in front. Students are reminded that they are to be admitted with their date on one regular admission ticket. Tickets are on sale at Fennel's. Probable Starters: Portland pos Eugene Prougus .G. Hoffer Stealy .LD. Wall Childs .RD.E. Worth Kilpey .LW. Newton Javorack.C. Olson I Howe.KW. Severson Unheralded Sophomore Turns Tide for Huskies SEATTLE, Jan, 21—(AP)—A skinny sophomore less than six feet tall, Keith Jefferson, pulled the University of Washing. - ton basketball team out of trouble and pointed the way to a 44-43 victory over Oregon. The winners led, 23-21, at halftime in the Northern Division Pacific Coast conference game. Oregon's Paul Sowers had a chance to tie up the game or put Cougars Name Nebraska Man As Line Coach SPOKANE (AP) —Washington State College named an old team mate of head football Coach Phil Sarboe as line coach yesterday. Anthony Blazine, from the coaching staff of the University of Nebraska, was named to fill the position vacated by Roy Sand berg who resigned to enter pri . vate business. Blazine and Sarboe were team mates on the Chicago Cardinals professional team in 1936. Sarboe said that he is “pleased” with the appointment. Robert Brumblay, acting chair man of the athletic council, said Blazine “comes to the school boast ing one of the most outstanding football records ever compiled by a line coach.” Blazine was line coach at the University of Illinois from 1941 to 1946 and was highly recommend ed by Ray Eliot, head coach at Illinois. He graduated from Illi nois Wesleyan in 1934 and played professional football with the Chicago Cardinals for siv sea sons. He later turned to coaching after one year with the New York Giants. The new coach is expected to ar rive on the Washington State cam pus early in February. his team ahead, but missed a pair of free throws in the final minute. - Washington’s Huskies stalled the last 60 seconds to protect their one point edge. Huskies Set Pace Scrambling to get back in the di- . vision race after dropping three of their first four games, the Huskies set the pace through the first half, • once leading 21-13. A cluster of baskets just before the gun pulled Oregon to within two points of a ' halftime deadlock. Sowers dunked a layin five min- t utes after the start of the second period to put the Webfoots in front 29-27 and they held a narrow lead . for the next six minutes. Sammy White, who counted only two buck ets all evening, got one of them ' when Washington needed it to knot the tally at 35-all. Lead See-Saws Sowers and the towering Roger Wiley tossed in a pair to put Oregon . in front again and that’s when Coach Are McLarney waved Jeffer son into the fracas. Ladon Henson counted on a layin for Washington and Jefferson tied it up at 40-40. The sophomore added another aero- ‘ batic layin to give his team a 43-41 advantage and the Huskies^couldn’t be headed. Oregon’s Will Urban was thumb ed out on personals in the final min ute. Washington Capt. 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