The Stanford Quad Volume 10

The Stanford Quad Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: doubt till the last play. The first game was played on our own campus and resulted in a victory for the State University by a score of 6 to 3. The game was a close one and was decided by the batting. Berkeley was fortunate in bunching her hits at critical points of the game. The second and final game of Stanford the series was played a week later on U. C's campus. This was the Quad fiercest and hardest fought game ever played between the two univer 1904 sities. After two hours and eleven innings of good, consistent ball the University of California won by Braly's hit over second, and the game ended with a score of 2 to I. Crawford played an excellent game at short and accepted ten chances without an error. Brown's throwing and Lowenthal's fielding were good, and Parker, though he allowed eight hits, kept them well scattered. The tennis went to Berkeley without Stanford winning a single set. In form and dash the Stanford men were the equal of Berkeley, but the lack of good courts to practice on showed itself, and Stanford went down before the consistent playing of her opponents. Weihe lost to Hunt, 6-1, 6-3; Baker lost to McGavin, 6-3, 6-3; and in the doubles Weihe and Lieb lost to Hunt and Baker, 6-2, 6-3. The track season started with many brilliant prospects for Stanford, but inclement weather and many serious mishaps to men who were looked on as sure point winners were Stanford's undoing. U. C. won by a score of 78 to 432. The quarter and 22O-yard dash went to Stanford and in the relay the Cardinal finished seventy yards ahead of Berkeley. In every event the Cardinal men showed up well and took places where least expected. Coast records were made in the 22O-yard hurdles of 25 f seconds by Cheek and Powell of U. C., and in more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236946340
  • 9781236946348