"
Newspaper Archive of
Shelton Mason County Journal
Shelton, Washington
News of Mason County, WA
Mason County Journal
Get your news here
July 25, 1963     Shelton Mason County Journal
PAGE 4     (4 of 20 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
 
PAGE 4     (4 of 20 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
July 25, 1963
 

Newspaper Archive of Shelton Mason County Journal produced by SmallTownPapers, Inc.
Website © 2021. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal.




PAGE  I-I'ELTON--MASON COUNTY 30URNAE.--Publisliei] in "Chrstmas:own, U.g.A.", Shel[on, Washinori 4th District Hopes Down Drain After Dual Losses To Parkland Unearned runs, tle "oane of baseball, banished Shelton from the 4th District American Legion junior baseball championships on Sunday afternoon at Steilacoom, A third strika which got by catcher Jim Richards in a bases- full situation allowed Parkland to score a 7th nning run and a 7-6 victory which bombed Shelton out of the title playoffs. It was Parkland's second straight victory over Shelton. fol- lowing a 6-1 success last Wednes- da m which the winners were Y presented four unearned runs on the same field. Bill Sloan, Shelton's ace pitcher, was the victim in both cases, al- though his loss Sunday came in relief of stsrter Brian Snyder. WITH THE SCORE tied at 6-6 as the team went into the final inning Sunday, Sloan walked Den- nis Nelson and slab-rival Rich Welfringer aroun0 a tap badk to the mound for one out. Then he was unable to handle a hard rap off his glove for an infield hit to Mike Bertucci which filled the bases. As Sloan struck out Tim Sherry the ball tore past Richards to the backstop a0. Nelson scored. Shelton was unable to ruffle the lefthanded Welfringer except for Sloan's single to rightcenter (his third of the game in the bottom half and so died Shelton's hopes for the 4th District title. THE GAME was a run-scoring duel in its early stages with Park- land getting one in the first, Shel- ton two. on A1 Wagner's walk, Tom Wingard's double and two infield outs), Parkland another in the second which Shelton matched (on singles by Tim Rose and Mike Shcedy sandwiched around a pas- sed ball). Parkland three in the third and Shelto one (on a two- base overthrow of Snyder's groun- der to short and singles by Sloan and Terry LaBissoniere), Park- land an unearned solo in the fourth and Shelton a tying pair in the fifth f on a two base overthrow of Snyder's grounder to third, Sloan's single, a bad throw to the plate trying to get Suyder on LaBis- soniere's grounder to third, and Richards' single to right). Parkland's nm in the fourth came after the game's finest de- fensive play, oddly. Rich Houk was on second after his single and a wild pitch, with one out, when Bruce Harding blasted a drive to rightcenter which LaBissonere raced miles to catch. Houk tagged up and went for third after the catch and when Denny Bailey's re- lay throw went wild at third Houk continued on to score. PARKLAND'S VICTORY Wed- nesday was simply a case of Shel- ton being too generous with gift runs along with inability to l'it ef- fectively the southpaw breaking stuff of Jerry Bittner. Shelton's run ia the first was unearned, coming on walks to Wingard and Snyder, an infield out, and a passed ball. So Parkland's two earned runs off Sloan still Were enough to win, both coming during a 3-run sixth, Shelton had defensive troubles around the keystone sack which accounted for the first three Park- land markers. Summer Tracksters Take Nine Events At Portland Meet Six Shelton summer "recreation cinder stars won nine first places in an AAU all-comers meet at Portland University Saturday, Coach Bill Brickert's thinclads will travel to Portland U. again this Saturday for another all- comers test on Portland's all rub- ber asphalt oval. BRIAN BRICKERT, performing in the 16-17-year-old division, jaunted a pair of blue ribbon runs. He won the 440 in 53.7 and took it easy, but still victored in the 880 at 2:13.7, Brickert was ec- end in the hop, step and jump going 36.6. Brother lfike Briekert in the 14-15-year-olds class, was involved in a three-way tie for first in the high jump going 5-0. He also took the 880 in 2:17.3. DENNIS WHITEAKER, in the same class, soared to his person- al best effort at 10-0 in the pole vault to take the event. Other 14-15-ycar-olds from Shelton who participated were Mark Burnett, second in the 880 after leading through the first lap; Rollie Duck- ham, second in the 440 at 59 [lat; Jim Olson, second in the 180 yard low hurdles in 25.3; Dave Cox, no place in the 220, and Jim Biehl, no place in the broad jump. Lee Burfiend earned a first ann three seconds in the 12-13-year- old class. He won the high jump and quit at 4-0: was runner-up m the broad jump at 13-9, in the 1(0 at 13.2 and 440 in 72.4. DARLEEN GRAY, the speed merchant from Hoodsport, went undefeated in two girls' 12-13- year old class events. Darleen sped through the 50 in a swift 6.7 and blue ribboned the broad jump at. 15-4, Jeanne Petcrsen, Darleen's run- ning mate, won a first, second and a close third. Jeanne broke the tape in the 80 yard low hurdles in 13.1, settled for second in the broad jump at 13-10 and was third in the 50 in 7.2. Ex-Climber Athlete Among Honored At Wiilamefle U, Former ttighclimbcr football, baseball and basketball luminary Dick Lord was among over 50 Willamette UniVersity athletes to attain over a 3.0 (B) grade point average for spring semester. LGrd, who participated on Wil- lamette's 26-man track squad dur- ing the past season, achieved a 3.25 g.p.a. Bigley Loft Sweeps First Nine Spots in Pigeon Race Paul Bigley birds swept the top The box scores: nine spots in the Shelton Racing 'WEDNESDAY GAME Pigeon Club's second young bird Shelton ab r h Parkland ab r h race originating at galama Sun- Wingard 2b 3 1 1 Bertucci ss 4 1 3 day. Wagner rf 4 0 1 Sherry rf 4 0 0 Bigley entered 23 birds of 109 Snyder ss 3 0 2 Hanson cf 3 0 0 plgeops in the race from six lofts. Sloan p 4 0 1 Yurovshak If 3 0 0 His blue check hen came out on LaBsnier cf 4 0 0 Olson 2t) 3 2 2 top with a speed of 1402.140 yars Richardsc 3 0 1 14duke 3 1 0 per minute over a distance of 94.- Rose lb 3 0 0 Nelson 3b 2 0 1 764 miles. His blue cock was Powell 3b 2 0 0 Bittner p 2 1 1 clocked in 1399.982 ypm for second M.Sheedy If 2 0 1 I-Iarding lb 3 1 1 Totals 28 1 7 Totals 27 6 8 place. DICK GILES' BLUE pied hen CORE BY INNING was 10th in 1255.974 ypm. Giles' Shelton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0--1 silver cock was llth. Giles had hits 0 1 2 2 0 0 2--7 the largest bird entry, 31 pigeons. Parkland 0 I 0 0 2 3 x--6 Jim Bennett's red hen flew over hits n 1 1 1 2 3 x-- the course in 1005.047 ypm tor SUMMARY - 2b-Snyder. SH-Nelson. the 12th spot. Another Bennett Bittncr. RBI-Bittner 3. Bertucci. SB- bird was 13th. Bertucci. E-Wingard, Snyder 2 La- L. E, Johnson birds took the Bissoniere. RRF-Slaan 2. Bittner 0. next three spots. His red checl( SO-Sloan 6. Bittner 10. BB-Sloan 0. hen flew in 14th at 991.009 ypm. Bittner 3. HB-Sheedy. WP-Sloan 2. The R and G Gripp loft came in PB-Houk L LOB-Shelton 10. Parkland 15th with its blue hen at 752.298. 5. There was no report from Larry SUNDAY GAME Zeigler. who entered four birds. Parkland ab r h I Shelton .... ab r h Bertucci ss 4 1 2 Wfigner rf 3 1 1 Sherf, y cf'Houk e "5"0:Fl:Wlngrd 2b-ss5 Sloan00 Circuit "(urovshak If 4 () 0  Sloan 3b p 4 1 3 Olson2b 2121LaBsniereef 401 C]out Paces Harding lb 4 1 1 Richards c 4 0 1 Nelson 3b 3 3 2 [ Rose lb 2 1 1 Hart rf 4 0 1 I Bailey 2b 1 0 0 WelfringerpS021Powellss3b 300 5-4 Legion Win Totals 34 7 13] M:.Sheedy If 3 0 l Totals 32 6 10 NCORE I" INNINGS Bill Sloan's gand-slam run and Parldand 1 1 3 1 0 0 1-- 7 hits, I 3 5 1 0 2 1--13 perfect squeeze-bunt single drove in all the runs as Shelton's Am- Shelton 2 1 1 0 2 0 0-- 6 erman Legion junior baseball hits ] 2 2 1 3 0 1--t0 SUMMARY -- 2b-Wingard. RBI-Win squad eked out a 5-4 decision over the Skokomish Indians on the gard. Sloan. LaBissoniere. Richards. Lower Skokomish diamond last Sheedy, Welfringe," 3. Bertucci. Sher- Thursday evening. ry. SB-tertucci. H(mk. Olson. Nelson. E-Riehards. :Bailey, Sheedy. Nelson 2. Sloan's slam came in the first BerLucei. Houk. IP-Snyder 3 1/3. RRF- inning after Tom Wingard and Brian Snyder had sandwiched sin- Snyder 5. Welfringe," 2. Sloan 0. Loser- Sloan. SO-Snyder 3. Sloan 1 WeN glen around a pitch that clipped Tim Rose on the knee to fill the fringer 6. BB-Snyder 3, Sioan 2. Wel- bases. fringer 1. WP-Snyder. Hits off-Sny- His run-scoring squeeze bunt der 10. DP-Snyder to Stoan. PB-Houk. came in the top of the seventh Richards. LOB-Shelton 7. Parkland to push Wingard across the plate 11. with the game-winning run after Skokomish had tied the contest Skokomish Indians up with a 4-run blast in the bot- tom of the sixth. Whip Nisqually WINGARD HAD opened the seventh with his fourth consec- Nine I0 7 Sunday utive single and moved to third as Rose poked a 2-strike single into centez'. After Snyder skied to The Skokoraish Indians got back shallow left, Siaan  laid down a on the win wagon in Puget Sound bunt which left pitcher Ron Pet- Indian League play Sunday when arson stretched flat on his face they smacked Nisqually 10-7 at in the effort to field it and with Nisqually. no play possible anywhere. THREE CONSECUTIVE Sko- Between the first and seventh komish errors, two singles and Shelton put only six runners on a, booming triple were responsible the paths, two of wh0m were for Nisqually's big third, wiped out in double plays and an- Skokomish opened scoring in-the other attempting to steal. second inning when Duane Ward ALTtlOUGH HE pitched four and Ron Paterson came home on innings of excellent ball and left Robert Miller's single. Ward had with a 4-0 lead, Snyder was rob- walked and Paterson had singled bed of his first mound victory of to get in scoring position, the year by Skokomish's 4-run out- The Mason County club came burst against Rose in the sixth. alive again in the third for five Rose hit Tom Gouley to start uns )n four hits. Mel Smith. Tom it and wild-pitched him along. 'Gouley# Alex-GouIey, Ward and Then Snyder contributed to the Rick Miller spiked the plate during difficulties by making a futile at- the rally. A double by Tom Goul tempt to cut Gouley down at lay, his first of three two-base third on Ron Paterson's grounder blasts during the contest, and sin- to first. After Paterson stole see- glen by Alex Gouley, Mike Davis ond both he and Gouley scored on and Ron Paterson provided the bat Alex Goutey's single through the support, middle. TOM GOULEY'S second double Robert Miller drove in the other in the sixth canto scored Ray two runs with a single to right Johns and Mel Smith. Gouley corn- after a walk to Pete Paterson and plated the circuit on a Single by Mel Smith's single fihed the ban- Ward to put the cap on Skokomish sen. Rose escaped further trouble scoring, by whiffing Ray Johns and get- Nisqually got a little something Ling Jerry Bloomfield on a tap going in its last chance ninth, but back to the mound. the rally died after only one run The same rivals go at it again had scored. A pair of singles and this evening at 6:00 p.m. on Loop a Skokomish miscue figured in Field. the tally. The box score" Mrs. Steve Johns. wife of man- Shelton ab r h Slokomih ah r h ager Steve Johns. announced last Wingard 2b 4 2 4 Rb Miller 2b 4 0 2 week that the Skokomish baseball Rose lb-p 2 1 1 I Johns rf 4 0 1 team now has new uniforms Snyder p-]b 4 1 1 j Bloomfield If 4 0 0 thanks to 26 Mason County spon- Sloan lf-3b 4 1 3 T. Gouley sore who helped purchase them. LaBsnier c 4 0 0 ss-3b 2 I 1 She also said that Clad Fisher Richards c 4 O 0 R Paterson won the Indian sweater at the Powell 3b-ss 3 0 0 t 3b-p 4 I 0 teams' benefit dance recently. Bailey ss-lf 1 0 0 ]Ax Gouley lb 4 1 2 The short score: Kodoun c 3 0 0 Rk Miller cf 4 0 1 Totals 29 5 9 P.Peterson c 2 1 0 r h e Skok 025 003 000 10 12 5 Wardp 1 0 0 Nisqually 006 000 001 7 8 3 re.Smith ss 2 0 1 Batteries: R. Peterson, T. Gou- Totals 31 4 8 lay and Robt. Miller; R. Wells, D. SCORF BY INNINGS Bickerer and H. Johns, J. Kautz. Shelton 4 0 0 0 0 0 1--5 hHs 3 1 I l 0 0 3--9 Skokomish 0 0 O 0 0 4 0--4 GOLF CLUB , SUMMARY --- IqR-Sioan. RlI-Sloan . A. Gonley 2. Rob Miller 2. SB-Rieh- ards. LaBissoniere T. Gouley, R. Pet- CALENDAR n oo lay, P. Paterson. IP-Snyder 4. Ward 4 Winner-Rose. Loser-P. Paterson. RRF- WOMEN'S DIVISION Rose 4. VCard 4. R. Paterson 1. so- t Virginia Bayley won the ball Snyder 3. Rose 5. Ward 3. Paterson awarded for the best nine holes, 3. BB-Rse 2. Ward 2. HB-Roge 2 by ubstituting for the two worst Ward. *'3:. Gouley by Rose. WP-Sny- oles competition July 16. der 1. Rose 1. Ward 1. PB-Kadoun. A match versus par contest Hits off-Snyder a Rose 4. Ward 6. Tuesday on the Bayshore Golf Paterson 3. LOB-Shelh)n 7. Skokomish Course was won by Helen Rice. 9. DP-T. Gouley to Robt. Miller to : , . A: Gouley (2). MEN'S DIVISION Play for the President's Cup but the championship flight, ends Sunday It is hoped that there will be Tournament chairman Bud Pan- at least 40 entrants for this ev- lay announces that play for the cnt, this nnmber providing par- club championship may begin at ticipants with at least four flights. anytime. This calls for a qualify- ing round of 18 holes. Final play Here's a"Family Fact": The will be in flights based on the financial strength of your family qualifying score, is part of your country's strength. Eighty-five percent of one's Invest in both with U.S. Savings handicap will be in effect on all Bonds. LOW COST HOHE LOANS NEW CONSTRUCTION -- REMODELING PURCHASE 6 % OnReducing Balances -- No Commission Charges Mason Gouniy Savings & Loan Assodalion TITLE INSURANCE BUILDING 6HELTON _ i i Tigers Take Southside, Hillerest L Mr. View Grabs Twilight Loop ead Twiliglt Little League pall each had three hits for tl . / A Standings winners. Phil Bloomfield of Kamil- L Kamilche 000 I Matlock 081 Batteries: SUMMER RECREATION BASKETBALL coach Jim Doherty shows his morning group of young hooDsters one of the proper basketball grips at one session in the Mt. View School gymnasium. Doherty has been working with about 35 boys in two sessions three times a week. NET INSTRUCTOR WALLY Eigenman gives a few tips on the backhand to one summer recreation enthusiast. Eigenman started a junior tennis tournament for his students Monday. He is working with about 60 students daily. Kneeiand Roadster Still Winning Ed Kneeland's B class roadstez piled up two more wins over the weekend at the Bremerton and Ar- lington drag strips. Knee]and's auto topped Ivan Ing's blown A gas dragster for top gas eliminator at the Brem- erton airport Saturday. Kneeland raced Richard Rogers' AA fuel dragster, a 900 horse power car from Puyallup, for top overall, but was beaten. The Shelton oadster won class and junior eliminator at the Ar- lington airport Sunday with ar elapsed time of 11.86. Journal Want Ads Pay W L IY[L. View ............................... 6 "1 Hillcrest ................................ 5 2 Southside .............................. 5 2 Mat!oak .................................. 1 6 b:an]ilehe ................................ 1 6 Latest Results lIt. View 7. Southside 2 Mt. View 3. Hillcrest 2 Matlock 13, Kamilche 5 Mt. View 39. McCleary 0 (practice) Mr. View assumed the Twilight Little A League lead througn Tuesday games by pounding So- thside 7-2 Thursday then tipping challenging Hillcrest 3-2 Tuesday. A four run first: inning allowed i ML, View to coast by Southside Thursday. After that big first frame pitchers Roger Samples o,nc loser Butch Bowman locked horns m a mound battle with Bowman striking out 12 Mt. View batters and Samples fanning nine South- siders. Scott Swisher. for the winners and Southside's Mike Carper led their clubs in hitting for the even- ing each with a homer and double respectively. ANOTHER PITCHING DUAL, this time between Mt View's Sample's and Hillcrest's Bob Mas- teller was the scene for Tuesday's league leadership contest. Mastel- let' faltered in the seventh, walk- ing home Mr. View's Tom Mar- shall for the winning run. Mt. View traveled to MeCleary for a practice game Saturday an came back with a resounding 39- 0 victory. MATLOCK WON ITS first game of the season Friday night over Kamilche with whom Matloek shares the bottom rung on the Twilight League ladder. LeRoy Valley an'd Charles Chap- See Our New Og LINE A quality tire at a price you can aff00rd, RAU00HER'S Merry Tiller SCOTSMAN k model--shown with Mulching  v. ,-x"'x rotors ond extensions to 23 ' ....  wide--ts the thrifty power package for small garden ots. Combines 2Vz hp with ohaln-drlvu transmission to de, llver equivalent of a 4 hp I worm-gear unit. Comes with I1" rear transpm wheels. -- li , n . f '139so Saeger Motor Shop on Hillcrest ehe had three singles and a dou- ble for Kamilche. Dave Stodden got credit for the win. r h e 7 8 0 2 5 3 and So. Shuffcn- ML. View 401 020 0 Southside 010 100 0 Batteries: Sam ples Swisher; Bowman and hauer. r h e M'L, View 200 000 1 3 4 3 Hillcrest I01 000 0 2 2 5 Batteries: Samples and So. Swis- 1 her: B. ]Iasteller and K. N[aste!- let', and Ray; QUALITY PROPER EXPERTLY ! , .... L Adds Up To More Use of Your Power This policy, long carried c 3 officers, does two impor you cheaper electricity, assures interruptions in your power MASON P U D. COUNTY . = JACK COLE, president; TOM ED TAYLOR, secretary JERRY LIVE BETTER ELE V Qualiq E Telephone your Chevrolet deMer tot, an.n.y type of truck. HELL CHEVROLET COMPAHY 1st & Grove Sis. hcltoll, Wash, ,,,. A A.),"