The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 4, 1968 · Page 7
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(Ark.) Courier ifewt - feturdty, Majr 4,1MI ~ Pigt 8ti«l STATJS ENTBANTS-Coach Abel White posed yesterday with the six HARRISON HIGH track men who are competing today in the state Class, AA track meet in Little Rock. The darting Dragons are Larry Campbell, John Clay, Joe Matthews, David Bur- ton (all members of the: 440 and 880 relay ; teams), Billy •'Goleman?'entered in the 100 and 220-yard" dashes, and Frank Jefferson; whose leap of 21-11 in the long jump is best in the state. (Courier News Photo) Dell's State Win; Tigers Tops HUNTING and FISHING They are going to Kentucky Lake by the carloads, truckloads and planeloads,. Pros, peqis have brightened some^ What for the fishermen there but the big biting period when the erappie are spawning, has not amvej yet. Bill Steinsiek and J.L. 0'- steen spent severs! days at Kentucky Lake this past week and- Bill said the fish weren't exactly.Ju.mBin.g-in the : boat, hut they did real well just a- jjBUt every day. H.e said one of the biggest difficulties was trying to get away from the wind. He explained that even When fishing Jn the ppveg—no piatter which direction it ran *-the wind seemed to be coming right down the alley. * * * Gerald and Wanda Heagan up 35 nice erappie at Cptton- wopd Point this week. Larry along with his dad, has always been an ardent fisherman and his Mends and family have kept him on the go since his return with fishing and camping trips. After a tour" of duty in a place like Vietnam, he deserves the be.st of recreation. * * * .. Ezra Golden, the laundryT man, cleaned,- something besides clothes this week. He cleaned out" a ggsd catch of erappie at Danner Lake. * ",' * " * ' Several people, reported it was. just 'simply •,amazing the number of sightseers and fishermen at Mallard kaKe last weekend- The. traffig was. s_uch the state patrolmen ted ts be cajled out' IB direct fte traffic. Ueraia ana wanna neagau Lfgjieu ujjt & nu^k I?IF »»•«•• really packed them up the days There's just not enough pgrk- they were "at Kentucky Lake, ing space to go around. • They brought ......... packed full of erappie. #•• '•'* "'* Rah into I>pn Estes, an old ichoolmate and fellow fighep- JHan the other night and of Sgiffse the subject of fishing so.pn came aiB.ut.HJ waj maki; ini last minute preparations {or weekend of fishing at Kenr fojeky Lake With his family. gg.'is wel prepared for tfie trip, with a camper on his (nick- an j) he carries along a tent to cook in just tfl m&fcP it a jitflg more convenient. " *:" * * In the legal area, Midway, near Hughes, Ark., seems to b« the mos,t productive right j!9W. Doc. Brewi*, ¥?• and Mrs. Earl Walker and Sarah •nd Dizzy Vance all caught a gjrit there Ja?t *e.ek Pd reported ifome .real slabs among * # * I don't profess to be a bass " Robert Walker of DELL HIGH SCHOOL, and Coach Ron Boggs' lone entrant, captured first place in the high jump with a leap of 5-9'A to earn the Class B state title in that event and qualify for next Saturday's Meet of Champions. LITTLE ROCK AP) - Little Rock Central's crack relays teams broke three overall state records as the Tigers wrapped up the Class AAA track championship Friday night. The Tigers were clocked in 42.0 in the 440-yard relay, 1:26:9 in the BBfcyard relay and 3:16.9 in .the mile relay. The records were 42;2, 1:27.7 and 3:18,4, Three other overall state records fell by the wayside. Phillip fterndon of Central was clocked in 13,8 in the 120- yard high hurdles, knocking pnertenth off the record set by Berry Snyder of Central in 1965. Henry Basey of Little Rock Horace Mann snapped the iw- yard dash mark of 9.7 with a 9 ~6 clocking. Carl Lowe of North Little Rock was also tuned in j(.8 but flasey had a six-inch advantage at the tape, ' !L9We knocked a 'half second pff his own 22ft:yard dash prd with a time of 2}.|, ee.ntra.1 finished with 84 points. Mann had 45, followed |y Ngrth Little Rock 29, Fort gmith Northside ?9, Little Rock HaU 25, Pine BJuff ?B, Fayette- Ville 15, Jonesboro 11, Texar- Jacissonville 7, Hot * * * Norwood eourtnsy tmi MB |§rry, horn* on leave after a |9Br of duly in YlPtn«B. Ifrifflj don't have the patience but I pickej up my spinning rod a| Corong !§§t Saturday and tied on a s bait with twin spinners., I gp.t a strjke the:first cast and pulled in a small bags and felt pretty good with suoh tamed* iate success. I hung into some-: thing for the next'.ten easts, Limbs and logs. That was the limb. ga|ejiiije,st' bgit I fver used, . •••#•* ;* The mosquitoes are bad enough- b,pt what ab^ut those, gnats.. I believe they are wojpse this year flisn w I ca n remem'ber. You can dope up for" mosquitoes but it seem* the gnats thrive on ». Cigarette smokf dges feme good but who wantf f> keep on| of thos* eoffifl nails m ttiejr mouth all the tune? M» - Futunhl* - CM* MMM:* , , gprings gentrpl 3, FP.rt Smith 3, Springdale 1 and 0. WPS ? u three relay pn its way to its fourth consecutive Class B state championship. igtafflps garnered H Pfi- Rjerks was second with 32, followed by Foreman with 26. Hughes had'lVWabbaseka 13, Genqa Centrgl }?, BiWxite 12, grove 1|, QiHette ?,. Tiller S, Lincoln 8, Murfreesbero 6, DelapViiie" 7, Pell «, Dan, vjlle Si Stiphgng IS, WJlssn J, Stamps Ellis 6 Elaine 5, Magnet Cove 3, Ken?«tt 3, Bearden 2, Gentry 2, Harding Apacjem.y Grady 2, ,, ty Lint 1, Scranton 1, West Pork p, ISparltmap 0 and N«ph' ^ League Lea'd Cut Curt's Clouts Go For Naught By RON RAPQPORT Associated Press Sports Writer Curt .Flood,, who usually plays [he. part, of a singles hitter, for :he St. Louis Cardinals, made his debut as a slugger Friday night; '• -*..."•-' But two -of-San Francisco's power hitters; the Messrs. Mays and .McCovey, rang down the curtain oh .the act with a couple ofmost timely one-base hits. •.The Cards led the Giants 4-2 ih'ttie ninlh inning Friday night, thanks to.two home runs by FJbod, who hit only five "all last season. Steve Carlton was. having little trouble disposing of the Giant batters. '' . But Ollie Brown led, off the ninth with a pinch single and, after Jack Hiatt struck out, Brown moved to second on Je- sus'Alou's infield single, Orjan- do'Cepeda, threw put Ron .Hunt, the runners (advancing, -.anoUthe Cards 'were just one' ouT from victory. Enter Willie McCovey. The big Giant slugger delivered a slow grounder up the middle into center field and suddenly ;he game was tied. Now Willie is not exactly the fastest man in' the world. Last year, for example, he stole just three bases. Imagine the Cards' surprise, therefore, when they looked up and found McCovey grinning at them from second. Mays' turn. Carefully, the fabled slugger worked Carlton to a 3-2 count and then sent a single through the third-base side of the diamond, scoring McCovey. '...'. In. other . National League games Friday night, Los Angeles edged Cincinnati 4-3, Houston beat Atlanta 5-3 and Philadelphia nudged Pittsburgh 3-2. The New York Mets and Chicago Cubs were rained out. The Giants' victory cut the Cardinal's league lead to 2% games over the San Francis* cans- Juan Marichal, who went the distance,, ran his re.gord.tQ 4-1. Carlton i§ now 2-1, Mike Shannon also homered for St. Louis. Uuis Albaraz' tie-breaking Dingle capped a three<run Dodger rally in the sixth .before 5Q,5Q6 Bat Night fans in Dodger Stadium, The Reds., missed a chance to tie in the eighth when, with none out, Aleif Johnson left third too soon on Vada Pinspn's fly to right and the Dodgers appealed. ; ~ -...-' Jim Wynn and Rusty Stgub hit CQnsecutjvg honiers for the Astros in the third inning after Felipe AJou's. mental error opened the gates to a four-run inning. AJQU "mistakenly thought he had caught the. third out ~jn center and by the time, he dfa. covered it was only the second, two runs h3(J scored. Mike Ryan's single in/the njnth drove in the. winning run for the Phillies after Rich Allen and John Briggs singled and Bill White walked, all with two out. By HAL BOCK . Press §p«rts Writer .Oops. .The dropsy syndrppie caught up, with Tern Ms^BW d Jerry Stephen.son but good. McCraw, Chicago's usually smoRth-fleldjng'firgt bgsejpan", caught thg disease wp,r|8 than Stephenson, the young Boston pitcher. • ' ': McCraw suffered through a ni^tmarish. .ttiffle,=errer., KWrd inning that set up thr«f unearned rups for New York and Curt Flood helped the Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the White Sox Friday night. Stephenspn spent a good part if the second inning of Boston's ;ame against Oakland on his knees, creeping around the mound searching for a contact ens. He never did locate it but he Athletics found him, all right, They battered Stephenson and four successors for 15 hits and a 7-2 romp over the Red Sox. In other American League ;ames, Cleveland shut out Minnesota 4-0, California flij>j "d Detroit 6-5 and Baltimore belted Washington 6-1. McCraw had contributed a double to a two-run White Sox rally that staked Joe Horlen to an early lead. 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