Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on April 2, 1976 · Page 7
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Scott Sparks Celtics CLEVELAND(AP)Charlie Scott had 'em "dancin 1 in Washington" Thursday night as he exploded for 30 points in Boston's 95-88 National Basketball Association victory over Cleveland. The Celtics, who came into the game with apparently little to kindle their competitive fire, took it to the Cavaliers arid knocked them right out of first place in the NBA Central Division. Cleveland went into the game with an .003 percentage point edge over the Washington Bullets. To the chagrin of a home throng of 19,392,^ Scott's 18-point, third-quarter barrage signaled the end of the Cavs' overnight stay on top. The Boston-Cleveland contest was the only game Thursday in the NBA. There were no American Basketball Association games scheduled. "Ain't that something," lamented Cleveland Coach Bill Fitch. "We're supposed to be happy this time of the year, with a playoff spot clinched. But they're dancing in Washington tonight. "If we don't win ^"'championship, we've made the . playoffs and we can get ready to do it all there. I told the players we could learn some things from tonight," Fitch said. Tom Heinsohn, Boston's coach, said the games now are still important to the Celtics — despite having clinched the Atlantic Division crown and being owners of by far the best percentage in the Eastern Conference. "We figure we owe it to everybody to play our best at this time of the season," Heinsohn said. "We're not gonna roll over and play dead for anybody. We owed it to Washington to try to do our best here, And we'll try to J!*jptheir tail, too, if we can." Time* Herald, Carroll, la. Friday, April 2, 1976 Scott was aided and abetted by Dave Cowens with 20 points and nine rebounds, John Havlicek with 17 points and 10 rebounds and Paul Silas with 14 rebounds. The Celtics out- boarded Cleveland 55-42. Campy Russell came'off the bench for 19 points to lead Cleveland, while Jimmy Clea- mons added 15 points, 11 in the third period. Scott, a lithe veteran guard, pumped in 12 of 19 field goal attempts and six of six free throws.'hitting eight of 10 from the field in the second half. He put the Celtics ahead with his third-period heroics, then put the icing on the cake on two quick baskets late in the game that gave Boston a 91-81 edge. Glances Little League Sign-up u The Carroll Little League and Senior League will hold their final sign-up for boys and girls Saturday in the Westgate Mall from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Interested boys and girls from Carroll, Roselle Arcadia, Lidderdale, Mount Carmel, Templeton' Halbur and Willey are eligible. The fee per person is $5 Players from last year that have not turned in their uniforms are asked to do so to their respective coach. 888S8S86$t88$&SS58£88JSS^ .„ (Continued The Sox also moved first baseman Mike Squires to the minor league camp Thursday in the second cut of the year. Veterans Enter Two veteran Indianapolis 500-mile race drivers, Gordon Johncock and Wally Dallenbach, entered the 66th running of the race on Friday. Johncock, who won a rain-shortened Indy 500 in 1973, and Dallenbach, always a challenger, will drive turbo- charged Drakes built by mechanic George Bignotti. A car without a driver was also entered by Syracuse, N.Y., businessman Patrick Santello, bringing the entry list to 24. Qualifying Prize The winner of the inside pole starting position for the May 31 World 600 stock car race From Page 6.) will earn $11,000, the largest such qualifying prize in auto racing. And drivers will run two qualifying laps over the mile and one-half Charlotte Motor Speedway instead of one, with the average of the laps used to determine their starting positions. U.S. to Host The United States will host the World Cup and International Trophy Golf Championship in 1976 for the fourth time, International Golf Association officials announced Thursday. The XXIV World Cup Tournament will be held at Mission Hills Country Club in Palm Springs, Dec. 8-12 with two-man teams from 50 countries invited to compete. ATTENTION! ALL ARCA FARMERS CASE Appreciation Day ', April 8 Register for FREE Door Prizes No Purchase Necessary Need Not Be Present To Win Live Entertainment Lunch will be served 11:00 to 2:00 CASE POWER and EQUIPMENT Carroll Highway 30 East l-Pr /J 111 EXPRESSING APPRECIATION/' is OUR WAY, to you MR. FARMER for the past year! •.••jA-jif-iii; $ • u M ' AM/siftf rt>jmi,' IMV- &:*&$}£. w v- . -fcwEtf Carroll Track Squad — Shown above is part of the Carroll High School track squad which opens the season Tuesday in the Good Indian Relays at Sac City. Front row from left, Richard Riesberg, John- Wright, Tim Rhoades, Frank Ferren Mike'Reser, Rick White and Roger Riesberg. Middle row -SlnK I'holo from left, Ron Kruse, Chuck Wittrock, Tom Prenger Dean Olerich, Dan Onken, Todd Buck and Scott Shields' Back row from left, Tony Hulsebus, Steve Esbeck Brad Edwards. Mike Hcuton. Scott Forbes. Duanc Onken and Gay Tenold. Wiechers, Brewer Share Lead GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Some '''pot luck" iron shots, a, brand-new putter and.some wet, shivering pickets were the first-round features in the $230.000 Greater Greensboro Open Golf Tournament. "The fairways were so muddy you were just playing pot luck out there," said big Jimmy Wiechers, who survived his difficulties Thursday with a five-under-par 66 that gave him a tie for the lead with old pro Gay Brewer. Brewer, using a new putter in competition for the first time, got his share of first place late in the cold, windy, cloudy, occasionally drizzly day with eagles on two of his last four holes. Included in their galleries — in the dismal weather that has become a fixture at this old tournament — were some shivering, placard-carrying NBC technicians who are on strike and were picketing the cameras that are scheduled to provide national television coverage of portions of the final two rounds Saturday and Sunday. The show will go on, NBC officials said. "I'm playing as good as I've ever played," insisted the slump-ridden, 44-year-old Brewer. "It's my putting and chipping that has held me back." So the gray-haired veteran, winner of 11 titles in a 20-year career, took the last two weeks off, went home to Palm Springs, Calif., and worked on his short game. He finally settled on a new model of an old standard club, brought it to Greensboro and, using it in competition for the first time, one-putted half the greens and holed five putts in the 20-25 foot range. Two of those were for the eagles that vaulted him past 19 players. Wiechers, who has yet to gain an official title in nine years of tour activity, said he'd been playing so poorly, "I'm still just trying to make the cut." They shared a one-stroke advantage over Dave Stockton, U.S. Open champ Lou Graham and Bob Payne, tied at 67. The group at 68, three under par on the wet, hilly, 6,643-yard Sedgefield Country Club course, were Lee Trevino, Kermit Zarley, Don Bies, DeWitt Weaver, Miller Barber and Allen Miller. Defending champion Tom Weiskopf headed a largo group at 69. Gary Player shot a 72 and 63-vear-old Sam Snead was at 73. OPEN SUNDAYS 1 to 5 WED. & FRI. TILL 9 p.m. SHOP and SAVE at /Strtlai Wislemlma, .it's tfie living ei\<f! Furniture Serving Iowa 25 Years Eoil Edge of CARROU, Hwy 30 712/792-4318 MMMMMMMMMIMMVMIAMIM ASPHALT CONSTRUCTION YOUR BEST WAY TO GO IN 1976 Asphalt driveways New or over old Pavements Parking lots Large or small School-Church-Commercial Asphalt Sidewalks New or over old- Pavements Playgrounds Athletic-School Recreation area's Asphalt streets- Resurfacing over old pavements- New streets with full depth-Deep Strength pavement for smooth riding qualities We do paint striping of parking lots For your construction needs call us we will contact you- No charge For estimates Hallett Const. Co Box 225 Carroll, Iowa Phone 712-792-1455 EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MMMMM

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