Thursday, January 5, 2012

1949/50 Basketball Scorebook of University of Maine and Maine High School Games




1949/50 Basketball Scorebook, Maine High Schools and Colleges, perhaps scored by a fan of the game named Averill.


See if you recognize the names of any Maine icons.


And please leave a comment if you recognize a player or official whose  surname I've misspelled.

Schools and Surnames of players are transcribed beneath each scan.  


Colleges include Colby; Northeastern; Rhode Island; University of Maine.  


High Schools:  
Bangor
Blue Hill
Brewer
Burlington
Caribou
Cheverus
Deering
Easton
Ellsworth
Fort Fairfield
John Bapst
Lee
Lewiston
Milo
Morse
Orono
Portland
Schenck
South Portland
Springfield
Stearns
St. Louis
Waterville
Westbrook


Click on an image to enlarge it.


MacGregor Goldsmith Premier Score Book, No. 9, Allen-Ransdell.  MacGregor Goldsmith Inc, John & Findley Sts, Cincinnati 14, Ohio, USA








Schenck vs. Blue Hill
Schenck Players
Mayhew
Curley
Nisbett
Heal
Morin
G. Smith
Boynton
Markie
Lurette
Smith
Willette

Blue Hill players
Freedman
Doran
Candage
Black
Carter
[I can't make it out]
Grindle
Gray
McGraw


Davis
Thurlow
H. Thompson
C. Thompson
O. Thompson
C. Daggett
D. Whitney
F. Linscott
T. Corbin
C. Dunn
Ross Corbett
John Pottle
J. Holmes

Friday, Dec 2, 1949, played at Lee


Springfield Players
Linscott
Averill
Ham
Butler
Oliver

Lee Players
Carlin
Gardner
MacPhee
Noyes
Rowe


Brewer Players
Clement
Alpert
Huskins
Gifford
Day
Eaton
Estes

John Bapst Players
Goody
Trainor
Blanchard
Spencer
Harvey
Drinon
Mahoney
Callinan
Pooler

January 31, 1950, Played at Bangor.  Referee: Farmer; Umpire: Moore, Scorer: Averill


Brewer Players:
Clement
Alpert
Eaton
Huskins
Dunham
Gifford
Estes
Day
John Bapst Players
Spencer
Drinon
Trainor
Pooler
Blanchard
Callinan
Goody
Mahoney
Harvey


Woodbury
B. Goddard
C. Goddard
L.Mahoney
L. Osgood
A. Hopkins
Jewett
Hersey
Leathers
Bradley
Holman
Leet
Callinan
Deal
Keys
Neri
Rodrigue
Anderson
Landini
Freedom
Lombardi
Jackson
Capachio

Teams: Maine and [Northeastern?]

Maine Players
Woodbury
B. Goddard
C. Goddard
A. Hopkins
L. Osgood
Mahoney
Hussey
Leet
Jewett
Bradley
Holman
Northeastern Players
Deal
Keys
Neri
Rodenizer
Anderson
Landini
Freedom
Lombardi
Jackson
Merry
Capochico
Collera


Maine Players
Woodbury
B. Goddard
C. Goddard
L. Osgood
A. Hopkins
L. Mahoney
J. Leet
R. Jewett

Rhode Island Players
Blunt
Bossler
Stewart
Golabuski
Shanan
Mitchell

February, played at Orono, Maine.
Referee: Motten [?]; Umpire: McCall; Scorer: Averill



Maine Players
Woodbury
B. Goddard
Leet
C. Goddard
Osgood
Hopkins
Mahaney
Jewett
Rhode Island Players
Blunt
Bossler
Stewart
Galbruskie
Chanan
Mitchell


Caribou Players
Miller
Chapman
Wyman
Thibodeau
Willette
Martin

Bangor Players
Luro
Mooney
Burke
Simpson
Russell
Brown
Thibodeau
Pelky
Arsenault

December 16th, 1950.  Where played: Caribou
Referee: Stromback  Umpire: Giggey



Caribou Players
Miller
Wyman
Martin
Chapman
Thibodeau
Willette

Bangor Players
Burke
Pelky
Simpson
Russell
Brown
Mooney
A. Thibodeau
Luro
Arsnault


Stearns Players
Folsom
Kittrick
Graham
Daniell
Harvey
Farnsworth
Pound
Cosenge
Mountford
Michaud
Fort Fairfield Players
Reardon
Ramo
Bomaster
McLean
Erickson
Mahaney
Clark
Haines
Schwartz
Ayoob


Bangor Players
Burke
Pelky
Simpson
Russell
Brown
Mooney
Arsnault
Luro

Waterville Players
Plourde
Roy
Herd
Massey
McClay
Shorty
Liberty
Simpson



Brewer Players
Eaton
Cust
White
Alpert
Hurkins
Ward
Clement
Gifford
Higgins
Haines

Ellsworth Players
Kane
Saunders
Mason
Sprague
Davis
Allen
Christie
Longillie



Bangor Players
Burke
Simpson
Thibodeau
Russell
Mooney
Luro
Arsnault

Brewer Players
Estes
Kenny
Eaton
Landry
Pinkham
Gass
Street
Holyoke



Caribou Players
P. Haley
Damboise
Bouchard
Pierson
Chapman
L. Wyman [?]
Willitte
Miller
J. Wyman


Waterville Players
Buckman
Kershner
Harmon
Jabar
Mitchell
Stewart

Ellsworth Players
Kane
Saunders
Mason
Sprague
Davis
Christie
Allen


Portland Players
Hawes
Campbell
Grassi
Conley
Sears
Norris
Degefrico
Montecibrio
Kacieka
Johnson

Deering High School
Cook
Simpson
Johnson
Hilton
Whitemore
Coolidge
Curtis
Hendrix
Mardigan
Valente


Westbrook Players
Plummer
Randall
Hansen
Shaw
McHenry
Hebert

Cheverus
Casey
Gallant
[?]
Legree
O'Brien
Kilmartin
Andrews


John Bapst Players
Lamb
Spencer
Thibodeau
Cushing
Gallant
McCann

Caribou Players
B. Haley
P. Haley
Robertson
Bouchard
Pierson
Damboise
Malloy
Wyman


Sterns [Stearns or Stevens? - I think it's Stearns HS] Players
DiMarco
Kittrick
Folsom
Sawyer
Williams
Powers
Boutough
Farnsworth
Pound

Bangor Players
Rollins
Hamilton
McDonald
Mooney
Herbert
Crane
Wise
Bernard
Cox
Burke


Lewiston Players
J. Sirois
Levine
R. Sirois
Case
Weiner
Beaulieu
Anderson
Breen
Legueux
Clifford
St. Louis
Leyose
Dussoult
Lawson
Cote
Maneux
Reed
Patrin
Brunelle


S. Portland Players
Marr
Stanton
E. Woodsum
Nelson
Deane
Carmichael

Morse Players
Harrison
Staples
Cornish
Torrey
Warren
Pomerleau
Parker
Philbrick
Champion


Orono Players
Ingersol
Brewer
Sullivan
Littlefield
Goodline
Powers
Hurley
Pelletier

Brewer Players
Estes
Huskinker
Clements
Eaton
Haines
Dunham
Gifford
Alpert
Berry


Ellsworth Players
Higgins
Boyington
Sargent
Austin
Gould
Jones
Lyons
Smith
Taylor

John Bapst
Spencer
Harvey
Pooler
Callanson
Mahoney
Trainor
Goody
Blanchard
Gallant
Gillis
Defore
Mueller


Spencer
Harvey
Day
Trainor
Gillis
Blanchard
Albert
Russell
LeBlanc


Mooney
Burke
Thibodeau
Reynolds
Russell
Arsnault
Luro
Simpson
Pelky
Brown


John Bapst Players
Day
Gillis
Spencer
Albert
Blanchard
LeBlanc
Harvey
Haynes
Trainor
Russell
Carrol

Bangor Players
Burke
Pelky
Simpson
Thibodeau
Russell
Brown
Mooney
Hamilton
Luro
Arsnault
Reynolds



D. Pondosa
Conley
Prentiss
Bishop
Jourdan
R. Lerner
Hubbly
Spears
McArthur

[Not written, but probably Univ of Maine]
V. Mabrey
B. Goddard
C. Goddard
L. Osgood
A. Hopkins
Mahaney
Hussey
Christie
Detremont
Leech


Burlington Players
Speed
Bowers
Gib
Frederick
Carlton
Junior
Thurlow


Ham
Oliver
Butter
Percy
Averill

March 12, 1949, played at Orono, Maine.  Referee: Morton [?]


Waterville Players
Kershner
Buckman
Harmon
Jabar
Mitchell
F. Bishop
Stewart

South Portland Players
Woodsum
Doane
Stanton
Marr
Carmichael
Nelson
O'Connell
Wildes


University of Maine players:
B. Goddard
V. Woodbury
C. Goddard
L. Osgood
C. Hopkins
Hussey
Christie
Leathers
MacAloon
Mahaney

Colby College players
G. Payne
S. Wilson
W. Finnigan
T. Shiro
J. Loyzer
R. Crawford
B. Wall
F. Blake
A. White


Easton players
Wortman
Dodge
McIntyre
Dean
Osgood [?]
C. Dodge
Foster
Fuller
White
Smith
Milbury

Milo players
Mooers
Paul
Hackett
Petrie
Fletcher
Maxim
Ladd
Close [?]
Clapp
Dewitt
Lyford













If you have any corrections to the transcribed names or insights to add regarding any of the players or games, please leave a comment.  

Thanks for stopping by!


2 comments:

  1. My Dad will be inducted into UMO Hall of fame Friday. It was fun to see his name in these ledgers. As a Schenck grad I noticed that the names listed in 1949 were probably the surnames of my friends who also played for Schenck!! Cheryl Goddard Hale

    ReplyDelete
  2. That's wonderful! I'm so glad you took the time to comment.

    ReplyDelete