Coach Henry Lamar's boxing team met its first defeat of the season Saturday evening at the hands of a powerful team from the coach's Alma Mater, the University of Virginia.
Virginia, with a 6-2 win continued her victorious record of the last five years, and Harvard suffered the first defeat of the season. Philip W. A. Hines '34, and Peter Ward '36 were the only Harvard victors. Hourihan of Virginia knocked out Bradford Simmons '34, who had been undefeated in three years.
115-pound: Hahn (V) defeated Lamb. 125-pound: Rainey (V) defeated Kunen. 135-pound: Ward (H) defeated Cary. 145-pound: Womer (V) defeated Cone. 155-pound: Hines (H) knocked out McClung. 165-pound: Stuart (V) defeated Lawrence. 175-pound: Lee (V) defeated Smith. Heavyweight: Hourihan (V) defeated Simmons by a technical knockout after forty-five seconds, first round.