Paragould Wins Against Piggott Spikers

1940

 

THE PARAGOULD SOLIPHONE

ISSUED TWO TIMES A WEEK - 104 TIMES A YEAR

MARCH 25, 1940

I WAS LUCKY ENOUGH TO RUN ACROSS THIS OLD NEWSPAPER EDITION AT A FLEA MARKET .

TRANSCRIBED BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ar/county/greene/

 

LOCALS CHALK UP TOTAL OF 61 POINTS TO 52 FOR CLAY COUNTY DELEGATION

THE PARAGOULD HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD TEAM , COACHED BY RALPH HAIZLIP , DEFEATED THE PIGGOTT SPIKERS 61-52 YESTERDAY AFTERNOON IN A DUAL MEET AT PIGGOTT. THE SCHEDULED MEET WITH THE NEWPORT TEAM AT HARMON FIELD WAS POSTPONED BECAUSE THE LOCAL TRACK WAS NOT IN SHAPE , IT WAS STATED.

PIGGOTT WILL BE HERE NEXT WEEK-END , AND IS PROBABLE THAT CARDWELL, MP., AND WALNUT RIDGE ALSO WILL COMPETE, COACH HAIZLIP STATED.

DAN SMITH OF PARAGOULD WAS HIGH POINT MAN WITH 18 POINTS. RAY JOHNSON FOLLOWED WITH 13. DOLLINS HAD 15 1/4 AND NICHOLS OF PIGGOTT 11. GARDNER OF PARAGOULD HAD 9 1/4 AND WILLIAMS AND HALEY OF PIGGOTT EACH SCORED 9.

RESULTS OF THE MEET FOLLOW :

100 - YARD DASH

GARDNER - PARAGOULD 1ST

DOLLINS - PARAGOULD 2ND

NICHOLS - PIGGOTT 3RD

time 10.5 seconds

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220- YARD DASH

NICHOLS - PIGGOTT 1ST

GARDNER - PARAGOULD 2ND

WOODS - PIGGOTT 3RD

TIME 24.1 SECONDS

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440 - YARD DASH

NETTLES - PIGGOTT 1ST

JOHNSON - PARAGOULD 2ND

WILLIAMS - PIGGOTT 3RD

59.2 SECONDS

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880 YARD RUN

SMITH - PARAGOULD 1ST

WARD - PIGGOTT 2ND

WILLIAMS - PIGGOTT 3RD

2 MIN . 16 SECONDS

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