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Title
Rifle and Gymnastic team
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
San José State University Archives Photograph Collection
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Description
Page 115 of the La Torre Yearbook. Page includes a group photograph of the San Jose State College rifle team and their coach; students are posing with their rifles. The bottom part of the page contains a group photograph of the gymnastic team and their coach.
Standing, left to right: Fred Scribner, Robert McCarty, Warren Winovich, Don Madsen, Coach Alvin Ousey. Kneeling: Grattan Perry, Jack Raichart, George Small, Walter Reinhardt. Having taken a back seat in past athletic laurels, the rifle team of 1950 advanced toward higher recognition by taking third place honors. Coach Alvin Ousey's riflemen, John Lundin, Paul Kera- mer, and the other eight members, topped teams from Stanford, Cal Aggies, and Santa Clara. rifle team gymnastic Standing, left to right: Captain Dick Brown, Don Peckham, Al Grass, Russ Ra- beneau, Bill Mauer, Ed Bense, Don Bryan, Bob Scott. Kneeling: Oscar Metz, Andy Hardin, Glenn Walthall, Norm Hirshman, Art Yates, Coach Ted Mumby. Sparked by gymnasts Jim Melton, Glenn Walthall, and Captain Dick Brown, the Spartan squad turned in sterling performances that culminated in their successful defense of their CCAA crown. In their triumphant retirement from the CCAA, Coach Ted Mumby's proteges nearly doubled the points scored by their nearest rival in the CCAA finals.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
12 X 8.9 in.
Extent
12 X 8.9 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsuUA/id/1223
Language
English
Subject
Coaches (Athletics)
Gymnasts
Rifles
Students
San Jose State College
Place
San Jose
California
Source
San Jose State University Archives Photograph Collection

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