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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, November 14, 1967
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Northsice Pulling Away In Poll Vote By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Springdale closed out its season last week with a 26-19 vie- Mempms> Dealen ^ Dy ory over Texarkana and moved |Forrest citV] fell [rom t he top ntn triirrl nlaffi in the ASSO-:fen Jack Goodman and Fred Mitchell oses Season Statistical Success By Frank Ellis, .:. Courier News Sports Editor Junior High Football Coach Jack .Goodman and his assistant, Fired Mitchell,, this week savored the final fruits of a 5-2 season as they reviewed their Football '67 statistically. Defensively, the leading tacklers for the future Chiekasaws were Wayne Smith, Steve Beavers, Gary Richardson and David Smith. Wayne Smith was in on 79 points. The Papooses garnered 1,71 yards on the ground in.the sevei games played, averaging 245.: yards per contest, the individua honors going again to Wayne Smith, followed by. Richardson and Beavers. ... Smith carried 116 times fo 957 yards, an 8.2 yards per carrj average. .. . ••;>';-. "••'•. Richardson scored six TDs a he totaled 510 yards on 51 at tempts, giving him a 5.1 aver tackles, both assisted and un-uge. , assisted, while Beavers, the ' Beavers, another•ninth-grader team's extra point kicker,, help- ed'drop 66 enemy ball-carriers. Richardson, brother of varsity fullback Terry, hit 60 runners and David Smith, a lineman, accounted for 53 tackles,. In the scoring category, Wayne Smith romped to 10 touchdowns to lead the Paps as Beavers accounted for six TDs and five extra-points for a total of 41 points, 22 less than Smith who also reaped three extra- Hall Second the select group on the basis of its victory over Central. El Dorado was beaten 26-7 by Hall West -' " ' ' """'•• beaten by Conway drew 13 first place votes and continues to lead the Class AA rankings. Malvern nto third place in the ciated. Press Arkansas High School Football Poll. The Bulldogs will have to depend on outside help to riate & ^VSTiid Arrest any further progress m the poll.] v ^ ^ Ma]vern Fort Smith Northside, a 26-7 istm nas to p]ay Cam( jen Fair- winner over North .Little Rock, ; vim; rnnwav and Forrc st City drew all 14 first place votes in this week's poll. Only crosstown rival Fort Smith South side remains between the Grizzlies and an undefeated season. Little Rock Hall is still No. 2 but the Warriors have little Rock McClellan and Little Rock jview. Conway and Forrest City have completed their seasons. Fordyce missed by one point of being a unanimous choice in Class A. The Redbugs finish their season this week against Star City. Berryville remained second and Nashville, which wound up 9-1, is still third. this Central to play. | Berryville plays Atkins Texarkana fell from third to:week, fourth and North Little Bock stamps, Gille'tt and Gentry, remained fifth. Conway, which beat Benton 13-0, moved up from seventh to sixth and Little Rock Central, a 26-0 loser to Pine Bluff, dropped from sixth to seventh. Class AA Malvern and two Class AAA teams, Pine Bluff and El Dorado, wound up in a three-way tie for eighth. Mal-j vern was ranked tenth last' week prior to its 28-0 victory over Smackover. Pine Bluff moved back into al! unbeaten and united, rank one-two-three in Class B. Here are the results of the Associated Press Arkansas High School Poll with first place votes and team records in parentheses and total points at right: 1. FS North-side (W) (11-0) 140 2. LR Hall (8-1) 123 3. Springdale (10-1) 114 4. Texarkana (8-2) ...92 5. North Little Rock (8-3) 71 6. Conway (9-1) 65 7. LR Central (7-3) 43 8. Malvern (9-1-1) 33 (tie) Pine Bluff (5-5) 33 (tie) El Dorado (5-5) ....33 Other receiving votes, h'sted Other receiving votes, listed alphabetically: Berryville, Camlen Fairview, Fordyce, Forrest ?ity, Hamburg, Marianna, Sherdan, Stamps and West Mem- Ms. Class AA 1. Conway (13) (9-1) 41 2. Malvern (9-1-1) 26 3. Forrest City (9-1-1) ....11 Other receiving votes, listed alphabetically; Camden Fair- Mew, Sheridan (1) and West Memphis. Class A 1. Fordyce (13) (10-0-1) ...41 2. Berryville (10-0) 20 3.- Nashville (1) (9-1) 18 Others receiving votes, listed alphabetically: Bryant, Eudora Greenwood and Hamburg. Class B 1. Stamps (13) (11-0) 4 2. Gillett (1) (10-1) 26 3. Gentry (11-0) .....15 Others receiving votes, listec alphabetically: Farmington am Rison. reached an even 100 yards as h achieved a 5-yard average o 20 carries. Another, ground-gainer wa ( Stewart Bagley who ran the j ball 15 times for 90 yards and an 8.0 average. In all, the Papooses ran up 106 points on their six foes (they played Caruthersville twice) while the defensive allowed only 46 markers to be posted against themselves. National League Chides Its Rival CHICAGO (AP) — The Na-1 the rule and will not oppose ex- tional League, holding an in-1 pansion of the American League , i ,-.„„ Mnr<ii->i> varmeri In Kansas Citv and Seattle, he Still Unclear By MIKE RECHT I burn, 6-2, are waiting eagerly in Associated Press Sports Writer The college football bowl picture still stands shrouded in fog today, but Jt. should- clear Sato [the shadows. Those four teams also are possibilities for the Sugar 'Bowl, although one of its officials admits "Tennessee and Oklahoma the most desirable bowl op- formal meeting Monday, rapped the riva) American League for allegedly breaing Hie rules and discussing baseball expansion plans of its own. President Warren Giles chided the AL for what he called a violation of the rules but said the National League will not contest the junior circuit's expansion to Seattle. Last month the American League shifted Hie Athletics' franchise from Kansas City to Oakland, and then expanded to 12 teams by awarding franchises to Seattle and Kansas City to operate by 1969, if possible. Giles said "the major league rules provide that before a major .league makes a commitment or takes any official action to expand, its program will be presented to and discussed at a joint meeting. iuuay, uut.-ji--""«"'"—-'--.- a f e tug most uesiraoie c day and surprising Army is ex- • ^ ^ Jhe country .,. pectedtomarchoutofthei haze » must . first with its first postseason history. All Army, with a 7-1 record, has to do is beat Pittsburgh and it is heavily favored to do so - Saturday and Sugar Bowl officials are almost certain to invite the Cadets to play in New Orleans on New Year's Day. And Army might break prec- "We're the only service academy that has not played in a bowl " Col. Jerry Capka, 1 athletic director at the U.S Military Academy, said Monday at West Point, "N.Y,.. after acknowledging, that Army has had-.feel ers. Auburn must first get by Georgia and North Carolina State by Clemson on Saturday and Miami by Notre Dame Nov. 24 If Army bows out of the picture, Penn State, 6-2 could step i. Texas, 6-2, and Texas A&M, 44 probably will decide the Southwest Conference title and the Cotton Bowl host in Dallas when they meet on Thanksgiving Day. The opponent? Take your pick between the teams previously mentioned. \BOWLM SHAMROCK LANES STEELITES LEAGUE to Kansas City and Seattle," added. Giles then said *e National League discussed expansion al its meeting. No vote was taken but Giles remarked that he "would say there was Bentimeni for expansion." "We will have a joint meeting on Nov. 30 in Mexico City," said Giles. "The next day the National League will meet on its own, and expansion again will be discussed. "I do know that there will be no franchises granted at Mexico City if .we do decide to expand because we cannot move that fast. "Our meeting today was just about informal as any which I have presided over. We prepared ourselves to go into the joint meeting and talk intelligently," said Giles. STANDINGS Hamra's Store ... Hah's Insur Frame's Flowers 28 12 ftyffrwffl* (Xi*. J Bwrhr ITtwi - Iteifty, rTowmtw H, Wf -Pair* MM Bottle Royal At Legion Arena A six man Battle Royal, South American style, heads the wrestling card tonight at.;. Legion Arena, an event in which-.' there must be one winner in eacEi of the three rounds involving-;: all six participants, winner takt>. all of the prize money. ~" Battlers will be Jerry and... Mike Dean, Tamayo Soto, Brig- Von Broner. Joey Corea andr Billy Hines. ~' TOMMY BEARD—160-pound senior end for the Osceola High School football team was one of seven twelfth-graders who played their final game for the Seminoles last Friday night in the battle with Gosnell. Here Tommy is seen moving for valuable yardage after grabbing a pass from Joe Edrington to help set up one of the TDs against the Pirates in the 29-0 win. Other seniors who closed out their grid careers were Dale Butterworth, Bill Grisham, Gary Hart, Tommy Meadows, Barry Phillips and Larry Poynor. (Courier News Photo by Beasley) Longhorn, Aggies Game May Decide . 24 23 . 23 23 . 19V4 16 17 17 17 2014 "The resolutions adopted by I Giles said he had franchise the 'American Leagtoe on Oct. | applications from Buffalo, Dal- 18-19 providing for transfer ol -™" 1 - "'--"- "" T " : — the Kansas City club to Oakland and for expansion of the Amer- can League to Kansas City and Seattle involves a commitment and official action by the American League prior to a joint meeting which is contrary to ;he rule," said Giles. "However, in the interest of aaseball as a whole, the National League waives any claim of .One ' Rose. Bowl team ' Will come out of the clash between •=• . . Southern California, 8-1' and "We have no policy against it, j UCL A, 7-0-1, Saturday for the J- ,'n tll-sf It'O Will Wfl^t TI_ _:f:_ n ilil- nv>«l JnAinr\1 fl-fl Our attitude is that we will watt p ac j;j c -8 title and Indiana, 8-0 until we get a bid and then consider it on its. merits:" , Tennessee and Oklahoma,, should they get by rougher opponents Saturday, are sure to be marching alongside 'Army Monr day, the day, bids.can. be received and accepted under NCAA rules. - They must wait until the Monday after the third playing Saturday in November. Tennessee can all but wrap up the Southeastern Conference title by beating Mississippi and Oklahoma can do the same in the Big Eight with a victory over Kansas. If that's the way it turns out, Orange Bowl officials will be beating at the doors to match up the Vols, 6-1 and Sooners, 6-1, in MUml the night of Jan. 1, and both probably would accept. | can wrap up the Big Ten cham pionship and Pasadena trip by beating Minnesota, 6-2. But Minnesota still could take the title with a victory with Indiana facing Purdue,' ineligible for the trip, the following Saturday. The Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Fla., Dec. 30 can grab Wyoming, 9-0, with Penn State or Miami a likely opponent. 'iiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiwiii.i ..iiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiicni!" Fight* iniiiiiiiigiiminniaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiililiiinniBiiiiii' Monday's Fights By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW ORLEANS - Percy Pugii, 145, New Orleans, out pointed Eddie Pace, 148, Lo? Angeles, 10. SECAUCUS, N.J. -Luke Er l"ho"uTrei"ther" 8 tumble, Ala- win, 133 Bayonne, N.J, out- bam* 64-1 North Carolina pointed Tony Cruz, 128,. Jeney lUte/M, Miami, « «nd Au-'Clty, 8. Cage Pros , ::ili]:::!l»:lt:. .ailllli By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NBA Monday's Results No games scheduled Today's Games San Francisco at Baltimore Seattle vs. Baltimore at New York San Diego at New York Detroit vs. St. Louis at Pila- delphia Cincinnati at Philadelphia Wednesday's Games San Diego vs. New York at Boston San Francisco at Boston Philadelphia at Detroit Chicago at Los Angeles ABA Monday's Remits Indiana 119, Dallas 118 New Orleans 106, Anaheim 98 Today's Games Anaheim at Houston Oaland at Pittsburgh Kentucy at Minnesota Wednesday'*, Games Anaheim at Dallas New Orleans at New Jersey Oiklud »t Indiui as-Fort Worth, San Diego and Milwaukee and "I also have a etter from Toronto which I consider a franchise bid and I have an application from another city that has requested that it remain unidentified at this time," le said. However, Giles later indicated toe city wishing to remain unidentified was Montreal and that IB also had received "a letter •rom a good friend of baseball n Denver asking' that Denver be considered for a franchise." By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS For the first time in a quarter of a century, the Texas-Texas A&M game—oldest rivalry in the Southwest—may be the deciding issue in a hectic and upsetting football race. Texas and A&M each must beat old and bitter foes this week to make such a climax possible but they will be favored to do so. If Texas licks Texas Christian at Austin and Texas A&M whips Rice at Houston Saturday, then the chips all will be on the line at College Station Thanksgiving Day and the Southwest Conference champion will emerge to become the host team in the Cotton Bowl. Texas Christian has become the key that unlocks the door to such a showdown. The Horned Frogs arose in their jubilation over having broken an eight-game losing streak by clouting Baylor to championship. On the other hand, should A&M lose to Rice and Texas floor Texas Christian, then Texas would be in the driver's seal and would clinch at least a tie for the championship. Texas lashed Baylor 24-0 last week to pull into a deadlock for the lead with the idle Aggies. For TIGERS only... long & lean Panetola 60 KING EDWARD Amtrict's Lsrgtlt Stlllng Cigtr_ INSULATE M*»' PIPES! , PREVENT FREEZING 'rJN BRIEF COLD SNAPS FIBER GLASS INSULATION Fondren & Sons HARDWARE - GIFTS PLUMBING 311 W. Main — PO 3-4520 '" -*"*— • - --uu OJ.-L ¥T • main — * v/ u—«f«" Arkansas knocked Rice out of FREE PARKING IN REAR contention with a 23-9 victory, j *m*m*mmm^—~~~~~ Rexall Drugs United Auto Parts Steele Apparel .... Neil's Flying Ser. M. Smoller Co is* zi'/z Ark-Mo Power 13 27 Bank of Steele G'<4 33% HIGH GAMES Jerry Kitchens 212 Christine Travis 182 Romona Stokes «•-. Ha'h Insur 708! 16-0 and make it a two-team Hamra's Store 707 fight down the last lap m the gridiron trail. Texas Christian.also might be 10i an tar. uy nuwimg u*v«- 182 crumble the hopes of Texas Tech HIGH SERIES Jerry Hitchens 497, - --.-— -- -. Delores Barnard 493 the .team that locks the door Hamra's 1,999 Frame's 1,967 SPLITS Alice Rhodes 5-7, 3-10 Delores Barnard 3-7-10 Vivian King 5-10 Marilyn Nunnery back again should it tumble Texas. Unless Rice did the same to Texas A&M, the Aggies would break out of a tie for the lead with Texas and take over sole possession of first place. In that event, the Aggies would clinch Marilyn nunnery ^-iu event, u,t J^B"-" ••— —•-•• Cheene Matins 3-101 no worse than a tie for the [AP) — Andy Boychuck and Nancy Greene have been nemad Canada's top amateur athletes by the Amateur Athletic Union of Canada. Boychuck won the marathon event at the Pan-American Games in Winnipeg last summer, Miss Greene captured the women's world skiing championship last winter. 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