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The Bugler
(1918)

Athletics,   pp. [39]-44


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GIRLS' BASKET BALL TEAM 
Henry, LeCaptain, Becker, Welniak, Shillin, Grovogel, Holand 
Anderson,    Wagner,   Urdahl, (Capt.)  Empey,  Wochos 
GIRLS' BASKET BALL GAMES 
In the early part of October the girls of the school organized an athletic
club 
and made plans for playing basketball. Fifteen girls turned out for practice
on 
the tennis court. In November the girls began practicing in the Opera House
with 
Miss Thorpe of the High School Faculty as coach. In a short time a team con-
sisting of the seven best players was selected. Several games were arranged
with 
the High School and also a few games with outside teams. 
GAMES WITH THE ALGOMA HIGH SCHOOL. 
The D. K. T. S. girls played their first game with the High School girls
on 
December 13, 1917. During the first half the High School girls made the points,
and our girls did the best team work. In the second half D. K. T. S. came
in 
strong and did some very fast playing. The final score was 13 to 7 in the
High 
School's favor. 
The second game played one week later proved to be a more interesting one.
The teams seemed more evenly matched. When the first half was over no points
had been made on either side. During the second half "luck" was
against the 
Training School girls, for time and time again they made shots for a basket,
but 
not once did the ball drop through the net. Fouls were called freely on both
sides. The game ended with the score of 2-1, High School in the lead. 
On January 25, 1918, another game was played. This time the girls were 
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