Evergreen (Eureka, Mont.) 1946-1968, October 19, 1956, Image 3

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October 18 , 19 56 The Evergreen _Ea.g.Q.„3- (Gw ( I T 1 w m A m j i £ Richardson Wins 'Blue Hawks D e fe a t Lions 13—7 Aw a rd - Tom Richardson, 195 ^ LCH§_graduate, ' and grandson of Mr. and MrSi E, L.- Richardson of Eureka, . was named football player of the week at S'ie'rra College in Auburn, California. Playing halfback for the Sierra Wolverines against Reedley Col­ lege, Tom recovered a fumble and went over for the ,only_ touchdown of the game«' He also place-kicked the extra point. ■ Coach Jack Barker, 'of the Sierra team said that Tom played well on defense,' after having been i l l on the day before. As part of the award, Richardson w ill re­ ceive a merchandise gift from a store in Auburn. Jack Owens, ...another LCHS graduate attend­ ing Sierra College, is also on the football team there._ Mila'nri, Shears Go Te C a an ad a. Paul- Milam, ’ LCHS -coach, and B i l l Shears, RGS coach, traveled to Fernie, B. C., Thurs­ day, Oct. . 11 , whejre they attended a bas­ ketball coachs* clinic at the East Kootenay Teachers* Convention* Mr. Milam led a dis­ cussion on basics, of basketball, the set­ ting up of offensive a n d d e f e n s i v e p a t t e r n s , and how to break them. Also on the agenda of the meeting were a question' and answer period and a discus­ sion and comparison of physical ■ education classes and how they d iffer. Those attending the meeting were taken on a tour through the new Fernie school. Bulldogs Shake Lions A fter ; Good Fight 21- 6 The Eureka Lions put up a good fight against the . Whitefish Bull-, dogs, Friday, Oct. 5 5 but were defeated 27-0 in Whitefish. Eureka received the opening kickoff and drove 79 yards in 16 plays for the first score of the game, which, was made- by Bob St. Peter on a quarter­ back sneak.. Attempt for the extra point fa i l e d . In the middle of the second quarter, the Whitefish Bulldogs, also drove 79 yards in 16 plays for a touch- doxiin. The touchdown was made by Dick How­ e l l , Bulldog halfback. The boot for an extra point was wide of the marie, leaving the score 6-6 at the half. Midway in, the third quarter, manpower was lost when Eureka’ s halfback Rod’.Cone was injured and taken out of the game. Later in the quarter, Whitefish fullback, Dick Howell made a touchdown an the boot for the extra point was good. Jim Baker., quarterback, made the kick leaving the score- 13-6 at the end of the period. “ In the fin a l quarter Wayne Hedman, halfback, scored for Whitefish and Baker made the ex­ tra point. Halfback Ron DeMotts made the final touchdown and Baker again kicked the extra Whitefish point leaving the score at the end of the game 27-6. Attend HOMECOMING* October 20 BEAT LIBBY Eureka fought for a near-win Saturday afternoon, October 13, against the Thompson Falls Blue Hawks with their tight defense and passing tactics# Eureka recovered the b a l l in 10 downs a f t e r kicking off to Thomp­ son and charged for: four f i r s t downs; Bob St. Peter made a high pass to A r l i e Burk,, who brought the b a l l to the 16 yard line • F r itz Laney and St# Peter then ran the remaining yards in two plays for a touchdown, Burk catching a pass for the extra point. The Lions held a tight defense and the f i r s t half ended with Thompson struggling at the 10 yard line# Thompson intercepted a Eureka pass and were able to score early in the third quarter. The Blue Hawks made their fin a l touchdown in the third quarter after recovering one of their fumbles. Heavy penalties and Thompson reserves held down Eureka and the game ended 13-7 in favor of Thompson F a l l s . Mrs. Ann Holly of Graves Creek passed away at the K a lisp e ll Hospital on Tuesday, October 16 a f t e r a long illn e s s . A T T E N D H OMECOMlNG GAME D A N C E

Evergreen (Eureka, Mont.), 19 Oct. 1956, located at <http://www.montananewspapers.org/lccn/Evergreen/1956-10-19/ed-1/seq-3/>, image provided by MONTANA NEWSPAPERS, Montana Historical Society, Helena, Montana.