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ECR        28-29                        
     SHEETS        JOSEPH                
     CAVANAUGH        RAY                JR
     RUCINSKI        PETE                JR
     DELLA ROCCO        LEVI                SR
     NEWTON        BOB                JR
     ROUSE        ROBERT                SO
     SABIK        ADOLPH                JR
     ZITKO        JOHN                JR

     29-30                        
     GREEN                        
     DZIEDIAK        JOHN                
     WANDLING                        
     SAVAGE                        
     LEHMANN        DAL                
     LORTZ                        
     KMAK        RAY                SO
     GEE        ART                JR
     ROGAN                        
     ZIKTO        JOHN                SR
     MACAK                        SR
     NEWTON        BOB                SR
     BUBAC                        SR
     STROM        FRED                SR
     RUCINSKI        PETE                SR
     MORRIS                        
     SABIK        ADOLPH                SR
     ROUSE        ROBERT                SR

     30-31                        
     ROSPOND        WALTER                JR
     JUSTINE        JOE                SR
     STROM        FRED                SR
     GEE        ART                SR
     PERSONOTT        HARRY                SR
     CAVANAUGH        WILLIAM                SR
     WYATT        WADE                SR
     KMAK        RAY                JR

     31-32                        
     LEHMANN        DEL                
     SMITH                        
     DIEHL        CLEO                
     KOWALSKI                        
     ROSPOND        WALTER                SR
     KUCARSKI                        
     KMAK        RAY                SR
     GREEN                        
     KUMIEGI        ED                SO
     DUBIS                        

     32-33                        

     33-34                        
     KUMIEGI        ED                

     34-35                        

     35-36                        
     BLOCK                        
     SKALSKI                        
     GEARMAN                        
     SAVAGE                        
     SCHUBERT                        
     RUCINSKI        ED                
     KULLERSKI                        
     ELLIS                        
     BURKE        ANDY                

     36-37                        


     37-38                        
     FORBES        JAMES                SR
     KRIZMIS        BILL                SR
     TORAK        ALBERT                SR
     PERES        PAUL                SR
     NEWTON        CHUCK                SR
     IRISH        JACK                SR

     38-39                        
     O'HARA        JAMES                SR
     BURKE        ANDREW                SR
     MATULIS        ADOLPH                SR
     ARCELLA        RAY                SR
     DYKIEL        MIKE                SR
     CHUKUR        ED                SR
     SUDAC        JOHN                SR
     PEREVUZNIK        JOHN                SR

     39-40                        
     WARREN        BUD                
     BIANCARDI        PHIL                SR
     KRUCINA        WALTER                SR
     SKRUNDZ        JOE                SO
     KOZIOL        JOE                SR
     BUDA        ADOLPH                JR
     BOYAN        LEO                SR
     OPPLO        TONY                SSO
     HORVATH        LOUIS                JR
     BELZESKI        CLARENCE                JR

     40-41                        
     ZYCH        TED                SO
     BIANCARDI        PATSY                
     PEREVUZNIK        RAY                SO
     KRALOVANSKY        ALBERT                SO
     OPPLO        ANTHONY                JR
     HORVATH        LOUIS                SR
     BOYAN                        
     CLINTON        EARL                SR
     THOMAS                        
     BELZESKI        CLARENCE                SR
     SKRUNDZ        JOE                JR
     POPKA                        

     41-42                        
     ZYCH        TED                JR
     BIANCARDI        PATSY                
     PEREVUZNIK        RAY                JR
     KRALOVANSKY        ALBERT                JR
     SKRUNDZ        JOE                SR

     42-43                        
     KRALOVANSKY        ALBERT                SR
     KRUPA        HENRY                JR
     PEREVUZNIK        RAY                SR
     ZYCH        TED                SR
     HARNESS        CHESTER                JR
     ZABEK        ED                JR
     TORAK        MILAN                
     THOMAS        BILL                JR
     ZYCH        EMIL                SO


     43-44                        
     THOMAS        BILL                SR
     ZYCH        EMIL                JR
     LEHMANN        MARTY        6'0        JR
     SHINKAN        BOB                
     ARRIGHI        RALPH        5'8        JR
     EMERICK        STEVE        5'9        SO
     MCMILLIAN        ALVIE                
     ZABEK        ED                SR
     POLONCAK        JOHN        5'8        SO
     RIVICH        JOE        5'9        SO
     VALENTINO        TONY        5'8        JR
     HARNESS        CHESTER                SR

     44-45                        
23        MOORE        ROBERT        5'9        JR
25        VALENTINO        TONY        5'8        SR
27        POLONCAK        JOHN        5'8        JR
28        EMRICK        STEVE        5'10        JR
34        RIVICH        JOE        5'9        JR
35        HRUNEK        JACK        6'1        JR
43        VIANNA        FRED        5'8        SO
52        WIETECHA        RAY        5'11        JR
53        KUCEK        FRANK        6'2        SR
69        WOJCIK        JULIAN        5'7        JR
72        ARRIGHI        RALPH        5'9        SR
96        LEHMANN        MARTY        6'0        JR



45-46                                
0          TOPOR        TED        6'1        SO
20        PALLA        DICK        5'10        SO
23        GAZA        GEORGE        6'0        JR
25        LAMBSKI        BOB        5'7        JR
26        CUNNINGHAM        DON        5'11        SO
27        POLONCIAK        JOHNNY        5'10        SR
30        DAN        VIRGIL        6'0        SO
34        VEEHEY        JOE        5'10        JR
43        WRIGHT        BILL        6'2        SO
53        ZARANKA        BENNY        6'2        JR
72        POKRIFCIAK        PAUL        6'2        JR
96        PEREVIGNIAK        GEORGE        5'11        JR

46-47                                
20        PALLA        DICK        5'10        JR
23        HINEBAUGH        KEN        6'1        SO
25        LAMBSKI        BOB        5'9        SR
27        POKRIFCIAK        PAUL        6'2        SR
34        PAVECHEVICH        RAY        6'3        FR
43        WRIGHT        BILL        6'3        JR
43        VALENTINO        RUDY        5'8        JR
52        SCHUJAK        GEORGE        6'3        SO
53        DAN        VIRGIL        5'10        JR
69        TOPOR        TED        6'0        JR-
MICHIGAN FOOTBALL
      MILAN        JOE        5'9        SO
      WATSON        BILL        5'9        SO

47-48    8-10                            
25        CARR        BUDDY        5'9        SO
34        MILAN        JOE        5'9        JR
35        VALENTINO        RUDY        5'9        SR
43/44   BIESON        RICHARD        5'10        SO
53        HOLZBACH        BILL        5'9        SO
55/72   SUDAC        RAY        5'10        SO
56/52   RADICH        GEORGE        6'0        JR
68/27   SCHUJAK        GEORGE        6'3        JR
69        PAVECHEVICH        RAY        5'10        SO
83/23   HINEBAUGH        KEN        6'1        JR
95/32   PALLA        DICK        6'0        SR
96        KAZMER        BILL        6'2        SR

48-49     16-8                           
25        HINEBAUGH        KEN        6'3        SR-
OHIO STATE FOOTBALL
27        SCHUJAK        GEORGE        6'4        SR
32        CARR        BUDDY        5'10        JR
34        MILAN        JOE        5'10        SR
35        HOLZBACH        BILL        5'10        JR
39        POPKA        JOHN         6'0        SO
43        BEISON        RICHARD        6'0        JR
68        SOBKOWICZ        DON        5'6        JR
69        PAVECHEVICH        RAY        5'11        JR
72        SCHUJAK        JAKE        6'1        SO
96        DELAHAN        TOM        5'9        SO
97        SEVERNS        HAROLD        5'10        SO

49-50   17-4                             
3        PAVECHEVICH        RAY        6'0        SR
4        BECK        DON        6'2        JR
5        CARR        BUDDY        5'11        SR
6        POPKA        JOHN        6'2        JR
7        SOBKOWICZ        DON        5'10        SR
8        SEVERNS        HAROLD        5'10        JR
9        BEISON        RICHARD        6'0        SR
13      SCHUJAK        JAKE        6'3        JR
14      DELAHAN        TOM        5'10        JR
15      HOLZBACH        BILL        5'9        SR-
INDIANA FOOTBALL
34      VARICHAK        GEORGE        5'7        JR
35      KAVANAUGH        JOHN        5'11        SO

50-51    18-6                            
0          OAKLEY        JOHN        6'0        SO
10        BAZAROL        CHAS.        5'10        SO
32        BEISON        BOB        5'10        SO
33        DONALDSON        EVERTT        5'11        JR
34        VARICHAK        GEORGE        5'8        SR
35        DELAHAN        TOM        5'11        SR
43        KAVANAUGH        JOHN        6'0        JR
44        VAJANA        PHIL        5'10        SO
45        BECK        DON        6'4        SR-
PURDUE
53        SCHUJAK        JAKE        6'3        SR
54        O'LEARY        JERRY        5'7        JR
55        POPKA        JOHN        6'2        SR-
INDIANA
      MORRISON        GORDON        5'10        JR
      NAGY        JOHN        5'10        SO
      GIVEN        GILBERT        5'10        JR

51-52   9-14                             
0          OAKLEY        JOHN        6'1        JR
10        HOMCO        LAWRENCE        5'10        SO
32        SUDAC        MICHAEL        5'11        SR
33        PATRIARCA        BOB        6'0        SR
34        PATRICK        JOHN        5'8        JR
35        GRUSZKA        VICTOR        5'9        SO
43        KAVANAUGH        JOHN        6'0        SR
44        VAIANA        PHILLIP        5'10        JR
45        KUSHNAK        GARY        6'1        SO
53        BROWDER        JEFFERSON        5'11        SO
54        BASZARAL        CHARLES        5'10        SR
55        SMITH        THORNTON        5'9        FR

52-53    8-11                            
23        HOMCO        LAWRENCE        5'11        JR
24        VAIANA        PHIL        5'10        SR
25        DAVIDSON        JACK        6'0        FR
32        HARVEY        JIM        6'0        FR
34        WILLIAMS        LOUIS        5'9        SO
35        GRUSZKA        VICTOR        5'9        JR
42        OAKLEY        JOHN        6'2        SR-
IOWA FOOTBALL
43        KURTZ        BOB        5'9        SR
45        SLAMPYAK        RAY        6'0        SO
52        RUCINSKI        DEAN        5'8        SO
53        KRUPSHAW        AL        5'9        SO
54        ALLEN        FRANK        6'5        SO

53-54  8-11                              
23        HOMCO        LAWRENCE        6'0        SR
24        NELLEMAN        RICHARD        5'10        SO
25        DAVIDSON        JACK        6'0        SO
32        HARVEY        JIM        6'0        SO
34        BYRON        RUDY        5'10        SO
35        GRUSZKA        VICTOR        5'9        SR
42        BROWNING        JIM        6'0        JR
43        WILLIAMS        LOUIS        5'8        JR
45        PLOSKI        BOB        5'7        SO
52        RUCINSKI        DEAN        5'9        JR
53        ARVAY        MIKE        6'1        SO
54        ALLEN        FRANK        6'5        JR

54-55   10-11                             
23        BEATTY        ED        5'10        JR
24        JAMES        ED        6'0        FR
25        DAVIDSON        JACK        6'0        JR
32        HICKS        JAMES        6'0        FR
34        BYRON        RUDY        5'10        JR
35        TODD        JOHN        5'10        SO
42        JEMENKO        RICHARD        6'0        FR
43        WILLIAMS        LOUIS        5'7        SR-
MICHIGAN FOOTBALL
45        PLOSKI        BOB        5'7        JR
52        RUCINSKI        DEAN        5'9        SR-
BUTLER FOOTBALL
53        ARVAY        MIKE        6'2        JR
54        ALLEN        FRANK        6'6        SR-
MILITARY
      BROWNING        JIM        5'11        SR
      MORRIS        ED        6'2        SO

55-56    8-14                            
23        GOSHAY        NAPOLEON        5'10        SO
24        ARD        MIKE        5'9        FR
25        DAVIDSON        JACK        6'0        SR-
MICHIGAN STATE FOOTBALL
32        POPKA        STEVE        6'5        SO
34        BYRON        RUDY        5'11        SR-
BUTLER
35        TODD        JOHN        5'11        JR
42        BEATTY        ED        5'10        SR
43        HICKS        JIM        6'2        SO
45        PLOSKI        BOB        5'7        SR
52        HARVEY        MURRAY        5'11        FR
53        ARVAY        MIKE        6'1        SR
54        JAMES        ED        6'0        SO
      MEDING        GEORGE        5'10        SO

56-57     13-9                           
23        GOSHAY        NAPOLEON        5'8        JR
24        MAROSI        JOHN        5'11        SO
25        HARVEY        MURRAY        5'11        SO
32        POLLACK        CHARLES        5'11        JR
34        ARD        MIKE        5'6        SO
35        TODD        JOHN        5'11        SR-
WESTERN NEW MEXICO
42        PETTY        DON        6'1        SO
43        HICKS        JIM        6'2        JR
45        JEMENKO        RICHARD        6'2        JR
52        POPKA        STEVE        6'5        JR
53        RAYSON        CHARLES        5'10        SR
54        JAMES        ED        5'11        JR
      JANCEK        MIKE        6'0        SR
      JONES        WILLARD        6'2        JR

57-58   17-7                             
3          BYRON        FRED        5'9        SO
4          JANIGA        RICHARD        6'0        SR
5          MARION        WILLIE        5'9        JR
21        POLLACK        CHARLES        6'0        SR
25        HICKS        JIM        6'3        SR-
PRO BASEBALL
31        MCNAB        JACK        5'8        JR
33        ARD        MIKE        5'8        JR
41        ANDERSON        JOHN        6'2        SO
44        GOSHAY        NAPOLEON        5'10        SR-
SAN DIEGO STATE
51        JAMES        ED        6'0        SR
52        JEMENKO        RICHARD        6'3        SR-
PRO BASEBALL
55        HARVEY        MURRAY        6'0        JR

58-59    9-12                            
10        KEMP        CLARENCE        5'8        SO
12        WALTON        NYLES        5'7        SO
14        PROCSO        WALTER        5'11        SO
20        MARION        WILLIE        5'9        SR
22        BYRON        FRED        5'10        JR
24        HARVEY        MURRAY        6'0        SR
30        LIGON        SANDY        6'0        FR
32        LONG        LEONARD        6'2        SO
34        KOPACK        ED        6'1        JR
40        JIMERSON        LAWRENCE        6'0        SO
42        PETTY        DON        6'2        SR
44        BROWNING        CHARLIE        6'3        SO