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Elroy Hirsch

Hirsch, Elroy,   pp. [1]-[87]


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The University of Wisconsin
Division of Intercollegiate Athletics
1440  Monroe Street  Madison, Wisconsin  53706
UNIERSlr"MK WISCONSIN SPORTS NEWS SERVICE          FEBRUARY 21, 1969
IN 1942, HIRSCH RUSoHED PO 766 YARDS IN 141 CARRIES FOR 5.4 AVERAOE; HE
THREW 40 PAOsS, oewPLaTIo 18 FOR 226 YARDS, THREE TO'S, HAD FIVE PASSE,
INTERCEPTED; HE OA"HT ONE PAOS FOR 16 YARDS; HE PUNTED FOUR TINES FOR AN
AVERAGE OF 44.8 YARDS; HE INTERCEPTED SIX PASSES FOR TOTAL RETURN Or 63
YARDS; HE RETURNED six KICKOFFS 129 YAROS AND RETURNED 15 PuwT  roo 182
YARDS; "19"000O FIVE TOUCHDOWNS AS FOLLOWS: 35 YARDS vs. NOTRE DAME; 20
YARDS Vs.            20*q TTE* 2  AND 7 YARDS VS. MI880URIV AND 61 YARDS VS0 GREAT
LAKES,.
fkuS"!e,, Sy BAME: Veo CAMPt RA NT  9 FOR 89 YARDS
VS. NOTRE DANE    11 FOR 87 YARDS
VS'; MARQUETTE     7 FOR 28 YARDS
vs, MISSOURI      22 FOR 174 YARDS
VS. GREAT LAKES   15 FOR 65 YARDS
vs, PURDUE        12 FOR 50 YARDS
VS. OHIO STATE    13 FOR 118 YARDS
VS. IOWA          21 FOR 37 YARDS
vs, NORTHWESTERN  19 FOR 75 YAR*S
VS. MINNESOTA     12 FOR 43 YARDS
BADGERS POSTED AN 8-1-1 RECORD IN 1942; 3RD IN FINAL WIRE SERVICE POLLS
THAT YEAR; WISCONSIN NAMED NATIONAL CHAMPION8 BY HELMS HALL FOUNDATION
PLAYED AT MICHIGAN IN 1943 AS MEMBER OF WOLVERINES CO-CHAMPIONSHIP FOOTBALL
TEAM (TIE WITh PURDUE AT 6-0 FOR BI TEN TITLE); MICHIGAN 8-1 OVERALL WITH
LONE LOsS 35-12 TO NOTRE DAME; MICHIGAN RANKED No. 3 IN FINAL WIRE SERVICE
POLL IN 1943; HIRSCH ALSO LETTERED IN'BASKETBALLp BASEBALL AND TRACK THAT
SANE SEASON AT MICHIGAN$ FIRST ATHLETE AT MICHIGAN EVER TO WIN FOUR LETTERS
IN FOUR SPORTS IN ONE YEARo
PLAYED PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL WITH CHICAGO ROCKETS OF ALL-AMERICAN CONFERENCE
1946-49; PLAYED WITH LOs ANGELES RAMS IN NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE195O-58"
HAS SEEN. INDUCTEO INTO WISCONSIN SPORTS HALL OF FAME AND INTO THE PROFESONAL;
FOOTBALL HALL oF FAM  AT CANTONs OHINo
ASSISTANT TO PRESIDENT OF Los ANGELES RAMS NFL TEAM; NARRIZO  HASt             i
CHILDREN* WIN STEPHEN 19, AND PATRICIA CAROLINE 11,
ON WISCONSIN


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