Howie Houston football team, will play in the East-West Shrine game on January 2 in San Franclaco, William Coffman, managing director of the game, announced yesterday. Houston was named to the East squad as a guard.
The game will be played for the benefit of two children's wards in a San Francisco hospital. The day before the game, the West squad will go through one ward and the East through the other, with each child "adopting" a player.
The Eastern contingent, which leaves Decameter 18, will be coached by Dartmouth's Tesn McLaughry an Colgate's Andy Kerr. Other members of the team picked yesterday are: Hillary Chollet and pote Dorset (Cornell), Tom Rowe (Dartmouth), Bucky Walters (Brown), Phil Ryan (Navy), Clayton Tonnemaker and Gordon Soltan (Minnesota), and John Schweder (Penn). When complete, the squad will number 24 men.