Eliza Pelham BB Star The Tennessean 13 Feb. 1949

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Eliza Pelham BB Star
The Tennessean 13 Feb. 1949 - Eliza Pelham, Elam Pace Midstate Scorina Races...
Eliza Pelham, Elam Pace Midstate Scorina Races By CHICK BROWN State Correspondent McMINNVILLE After ..... niumS the hoop for 56 points in the game with Spencer, Eliza Pelham, sen sational Morrison high school for ward, has had to resort to an add ing machine to compile her season point total. After checking the results of Morrison high's 22 games this fall and winter, the senior forward reached a verdict of 580 points, enough to aid her team in compiling a 16-5 16-5 16-5 record for the '48-49 '48-49 '48-49 campaign. Miss Pelham, a Morrison regular for two seasons, has led the Middle Tennessee scoring since the second week of the season and now holds a commanding lead of over 100 points over her nearest opposi tion. Billy Elam Leads Boys She, along with Billy Elam Morrison center, who also leads the boys division of the mid-state mid-state mid-state scor Ing with 317 points, have combined to make the Morrison teams defi nite contenders for the 13th district title, in the tournament opening here on Feb. 22. The two star performers play leading roles on the two squads, coached by "Deacon" Paul Golden, and made up from a student body mat numbers less than 100. Miss Pelham's scoring record, against opposition teams, this season season reads like this: Alumni, 11; Irving college, 22; Dlbrell, 23; Bell Buckle, 30; Mc- Mc- Mlnnvllle, 16; Centertown, 36; Irv ing college, 41; Spencer. 31; Sparta, m; Dibrell, 32; Irving college, 34; Manchester, 10; Sparta, 10; Dibrell 29; Tullahoma, 27; Bell Buckle, 28; Centertown, 25; Wartrace, 29; Tullahoma, 42; McMlnnvllle, 7; bpencer, 56; Manchester, 13, Elam's record for the season has been: Alumni, 15; Irving college, 18; lDibrell. 6; Bell Buckle 20; Mc ... ... . .. t. Minnvwe, ju; cem.erc.own, jo, Ing college", 14; Spencer, 15; Sparta, 19; Dibrell, 11; Irving college, 4 ; A - ;-. ;-. ;-. i : " I v- v- sn it i v v i i f i i I 1 . I fT,. v i -I -I x MORRISON, Tenn. Eliza Pelham, leading scorer in the Middle Tennessee area, makes good use of an adding machine to total up the points she has tallied this season for the Morrison sextet. Including Including Friday's contest, Miss Pelham has scored 530 points. Coach Paul (Deacon) Golden helps his ace scorer figure up her amazing record. VU Wrestlers - Manchester, 13; Sparta 6; Dibrell ; Tunanoma, z&; ueu uucaie, is Centertown( 32; Wartrace, Tullahoma, 9; McMinnvlile, 28 15;ISpencer, 13; Manchester, 8. sj Eliza Needs Add Machine -580 -580 Points Nashvols Trounce

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  1. The Tennessean,
  2. 13 Feb 1949, Sun,
  3. Page 23

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