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Although Rolfe was favored, Melrose easily beat them 2913.The 1937 State tournament was held in the Drake University Fieldhouse from Thursday, March 18, 1937, to Saturday, March 20, 1937.Back: Ray Parks, Ed Callahan, Jim Thynne, Ray Navin, Bernard Lee, Coach Ad Hlubek Player Year Position Walt O'Connor Senior Forward Jim Thynne Sophomore Center Ray Parks Junior Guard Jim Carr Junior Forward/Guard Mike Kasper Sophomore Forward Ed Callahan Sophomore Guard Ray Navin Senior Center.That floor measured 50 feet (15.24 meters) by 94 feet (28.65 meters).Newton Newton was a much larger school than Melrose.Monroe County Tournament Team Score Team Score Melrose 37 Albia Frosh-Sophomore 18 Melrose 34 Hiteman 23 Chariton Valley Tournament Sectional Tournament Team Score Team Score Melrose 28 Hiteman 19 Melrose 34 Derby 15 Melrose 26 Blakesburg 25 District Tournament State Tournament Melrose finished the season.7 The other big test for the Shamrocks in the regular season was the game against Rathbun.A b c d e Schoffner, Chuck.References edit White, Maury.Not only was Marshalltown High School much bigger than Melrose High School (1,077.
6 The game was close at the half, with Melrose leading 1412.
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3, contents, background edit, in 1937, the, iowa High School Athletic Association held a single tournament to determine the boys' basketball championship.A b "ihsaa Hall of Fame Players and Coaches (Updated January 15, 2012 (PDF).Geneseo The first test for Melrose was Geneseo Consolidated.Iowa High School Athletic Association.The kvinna söker en framtid Melrose opera house floor was less than 30 percent the size of the.2, in May 2012, the Iowa House of Representatives officially congratulated the 1937 Melrose Shamrocks basketball team on the 75th anniversary of their championship.A b c d e Yorgason, Brenton (2004 All About Jim The James Leo Thynne Story, Provo, Utah: Lighthouse Publishers,. ."Walter O'Connor, Melrose, 1980".
O'Connor, Thynne, and Parks were named to the tournament all-star teams.
However, Melrose dominated the second half to win easily 3517.
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Rolfe brought a 290 record into the match.
The final basket came after Walt O'Connor made a floor-length pass to Jim Thynne who then made a sensational shot.