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July 13,1975 BOYS Holden Sparks 3-2 Elk-Clendenin Win Frank Holden was the batting star Saturday for Elk District-CLENDENIN IN THE Senior Little League Tournament at Blackwell Field. * * · HOLDEN, WHO slammed a bases-empty home run in the second inning, followed Lewis Hill's sixth inning triple with a single to drive in the winning run in Elk District-Clendenin's 3-2 win over Charleston Western. Tim Kennedy struck out 10 in ousting Charleston Western from the double-elimination tournament. Mountain State-Cabin Creek Southern and Charleston Northeast also racked up victories. Charleston Northeast's three-run outburst in the bottom of the sixth inning knocked Charleston Eastern from the tournament, 8-5. Elk District-Cfendinln DM 001 0 - 3 » 1 CharltstBn Wcittrn._ 001 100 0 - 3 4 ? Tim Kennedy and Rex Carnes, John ShamDlin and Jeft Wills ElK-Frenk Holden 2-3 inc. homer and 2 RBI; Mike Samms 2-3; Don Townsend 2-3; Lewis Hill triple; West -- Ralph Casto double Chirltitwi Ellttrn ON 110 0 - 5 II 4 -Ch«rltit»n NtrthMit 010 133 x - l I 1 David Wooding and John Southern; Tim Wheeler. Bobby Yates 13) and Mike Cochran, Kent Winfree (5) East- David Wooding2-4 inc.double. David Brady2-3 ·inc. triple. Skip Curry 2-4; North - Bobby Yates double, Mike Hicks 2-3, Sam Pierson 2-4, Fred Ferrell 2-4 MounUln Stit«-C*bln Crwk S»uth«rn.....»C 031 0- t » 1 Kinawh*-B9in* 001 100 0-2 i 5 Harry Allred, Dave Weems (4) and Tim Ramey; Chuck GursKi and Paul Webb. Mountain State -- Jim Bob Snelton, 3-4 Inc. triple; Steve McCune, 2-4; Tim Ramey, double; Kanawha- Boone -- Luke Smith, 2-3; Eddie Massey, triple. Today's SchtdiMt . 1 p.m. Sissonville vs. North Putnam; 3 p.m., Dunbar vs. Charleston Central-KanawhaCity; 5 p.m., Kanawha Central vs. Charleston Midwestern. M*ndaV» SclNdvl* 6 p.m., Nitro vs. Cross Lanes; 8 p.m., losers of Sunday I and 3 p.m. games play. Bobby Yates doubled in the go-ahead run and Sam Pierson, following a base hit by Mike Hicks, drilled a two-run single. Jim Bob Shelton tripled and rapped a pair of singles in Mountain State-Cabin Creek Southern's 6-2 verdict over Kanawha-Boone. The loss eliminated Kanawha- Boone. Senior Babe Rutk Terry Bare rapped a double and two singles, Jeff Pickering homered and Tom Morgan doubled in leading South Charleston 1AM to a 5-2 Senior Babe Ruth win Saturday over St. Albans FAD. Bi« League FOP swept a Saturday doubleheader from Elk District in Big League play, 3-1 and 8-4. Jeff Ehman struck out 11 in pitching a four-hitter in the opener and Tim Feazell cracked a pair of hits in the second ^Dunbar split a twin bill, beatis* Nitro, 7-5, as Si Fore doubled and singled to drive in three runs after Elk District's Jack Laangmack pitched a one-hit, 7-1 victory. Langmaack also hammered a home run for Elk District. Gino Anania banged two doubles and Tim Wilcox batted in a pair of runs, leading Charleston Central's 5-4 victory over Upper Kanawha Valley. Fas Chek won over Kanawha-Boone by forfeit. Eichelberger Retains Lead MOLLNE, 111. (AP) - Dave Ekhdber- ger slipped to a oneover-par 72 but still clung to first place Saturday in the $75,000 Quad Cities Open Golf Tournament. His lead over a trio which included Frank Beard was three strokes. "I was consistent," said Eichelberger. "Consistently bad on the front nine and consistently good on the back." Eichelberger started with a 10-under- par five-stroke lead over Romero Blancas and Sam Snead. At the end of Saturday's 18 holes he had a nine-underpar 204. Snead and Blancas faded on the 6,- - AP Wirephoto Dave Stockton Quiets His Son Ronnie They're Waiting for Frank Beard to Hit Stnltr Babt Ruth St. Alb»m FAD '. Oil MO · South Charttsttn I AM 100 121 Reed and Wymen; Young and Withrow . FAD - Ruddle homer; S. C. - Bare 3-3 Inc. double, · Pickering homer, Morgan double. Blf U*|W ON 100 0 - 1 4 1 jjl 000 X -- J 7 1 ' Burdette'iind"scot'f,''smlthT6); Ehman and Price FOP - Paisley 2 hits, Bane 2 hits CyeltSh«p 100 on 0-4 7 1 FOP 004 OW * - 0 5 0 . Stone and M Smith; McLaughlln and Jones Cycle - B Smith 2 hits, Stone 2 hits; FOP - T. Feaiell Area Shorts: Davis Named Glenville Grid Assistant Dave Eichelberger Howard Twitty Jr. Frank Beard Terrance Dill Gary McCord Mark Hayes Dave Stockton Homero Blancas Larry Nelson Roger Maltbie Mike Reasor Ralph Johnston Tom Evans Barney Thompsom Fred Marti Butch Baird Ed Sneed Mike Morley Bobby Wadkins Tony Cerda Rick Rhoads Sam Snead Bruce Ftelsher Barry Jaeckel Jim Barber Jim Simons Joe Porter Bob Eastwood Bob Zender Wayne Yates Ross Randall Bob Payne Allen Miller Grier Jones Mike McCullough Sammy Rachels John Lister Byron Comstock Byron Zlobro Takaashi Murakami George Johnson David Glenz Richard Crawford Bob Allard 67-W2-204 66-73-68-207 68-70-69-207 67-7I-6V-207 72-66-70-208 70-61-70-201 69-70-70-209 70-67-73-210 7W»-7I-210 74-65-72-211 71-70-70-211 71-69-72-212 73-70-70-213 69-74-70-213 74-69-70-213 74-69-70-213 73-68-73-214 75-6V-70-214 75-71-68-214 73-73-68-214 73-70-71-314 69-68-77-214 75-66-74-215 71-71-73-215 73-72-70-215 71-74-70-215 73-70-72-215 74-68-74-216 70-72-74-216 72-73-71-216 73-72-71-216 71-74-71-216 69-74-73-216 69-74-73-216 71-72-74-217 70-71-76-217 70-74-73-217 72-73-72-217 70-76-71-217 72-73-72-217 72-73-72-217 73-73-71-217 73-70-74-217 71-72-74-217 305-yard Oakwood Country Club course while six others fired sub-par rounds to move into contention. Grouped at 207 were Beard, Terry Dill and Howard Twitty Jr. Beard and Dill shot 69s and Twitty, playing in his first PGA tournament, finished at 68. Blancas shot a 73 and finished at 210 while Snead soared to a 214 with a 77. "I drove the ball better today than the first two rounds," Eichelberger said. "That front nine plays tough. It was a little windy and 1 was a little shaky." Beard Cites Experience Beard, coming off a prolonged slump, said he believes his experience gives him some advantage in Sunday's final round. "The ball is moving in the right direction," he said. "I feel I can win the tournament if nobody gets in at eight or under." That was before Eichelberger, whose lead at one point dropped to one stroke because of his front-nine problems, came back strong. fircstone CAR SERVICE VALUES TO ................................. ·« ·-' J J Dunbar .................................. 000 000 1 -- 1 S 4 Langmaack and Scott; Mallett. Blackhurst (6) and Wllk- enson Elk - Anderson 2-3, Langmaack homer; Dun - Anderson 2-3 inc. double, Wilkinson homer Ounbar .................................. 100 200 4 - 7 4 4 ·NitTM ..... .................................... 022 010 0 - 5 7 1 Anderson and Wilkinson; Brick, Brightwell (6) and Bailey ' Dun - Fore 2-3 inc. double and 3 RBI; Nit - Bailey 2-3 inc. double Upptr Kanawha Valky ............... 001 HO 0 - 4 4 2 Charlutwi Ctntral ...................... 300 000 2 - S 7 1 Mink and McKown; Cook, Henning (4) and Wilcox Cent -Anania 2 doubles, Wilcox 2 RBI; UKV-Keen- ' an 2 singles Kruk Falls In Finals DAYTON, Ohio - Top-seeded Wendy ·Burkhart of Toledo defeated Charleston's '.Kelley Kruk, 6-3, 6-2, Saturday in the Girls' 16 final of the Western Open tennis . championships. ; Anne White of Charleston and Beverly · Ramser of Louisville, who combined to . win the Girls' 16 doubles title Friday, met in a hard-fought match for third place in singles. Miss White won, 6-7, 7-5, 6-4. : The pair has formed a potent doubles team for three years, ranking fourth nationally in Girls 12 and third in Girls 14. Charleston's Jamie Baisden captured the Girls' 18 singles Friday and Miss : Kruk-Sherry Shores triumphed in Girls' 18 doubles. ! Girls' U Championship Wendy Burkhart, Toledo, d. Kelley Kruk, Charleston, 6-3, 6-2 Girl' U ThIrt-Plac* PliynH " ' Anne White, Charleston, d. Beverly Ramser, Louis- · vide, 6-7, 7-5, 6-4 Bob Johnson First-Round Winner, 2-Up Defending champion Bob Johnson led the advance into the second round of the Berry Hills Country Club men's golf championship Saturday. Johnson scored a 2-up victory over R. Walter in the first round. Championship Flight A'^klTM^TMWffi£ CafeJimMason, r i.up 20th hole; Bob King d W i l . Ham BocK. 1-up; Both d: J. IKelly, 2 and l; Stan Ess man .d. Kelly Reed Jr.,2and 1; D»ve Wallace d. Jack Tnttipo, ..4 and 3. . Second GLENVILLE-Everett Gene Davis has been named an assistant football coach at Glenville State College, president Dr. Banks Wilburn announced. Davis' appointment is subject to approval of the West Virginia Board of Regents at its August meeting. In addition to serving as an assistant football coach, Davis will be the head women's basketball coach. South Hills Tournament PARKERSBURG-Twenty area golfers have already signed up for the South Hills Men's Amateur golf tournament here Aug. 2-3. Local players entered include defending tournament champion Harold Payne, Dwight Buckner, Kermit Bowen, Robert Helmick, George Medley, Gus Belcher Jr James Rumus, Herb Gibson, George Bryant, Ray Underwood, Jim Passero, Sy Mazzella, Harold Cody, Glenn Carr Richard Rhodes, Harold Harris, Moon Mullins, Thomas Lilly, Gerald Johnson and Charles Wilkinson. Deadline for entering the tournament is July 31, or until the field has drawn 176 entries. Sigman Makes Ace Hector Sigman scored a hole-in-one Saturday on the 160-yard No. 9 at the Charleston Municipal golf course. Sigman, who used a four-iron, was in a foursome with Dave Belcher, Al Nichols and Larry Nichols. Boosters Club to Meet South Charleston Athletic Boosters Club will hold its monthly business meeting at 7 p. m. Wednesday at the high school. Plans to help kick off the 1975 football season will be discussed. Interested people and parents of football players are invited, coach Homer Criddel said. Big League All-Stars Big League managers of the East and West Divisions are requested to report to Blackwell Field at 7:30 p.m. today to submit candidates for the East-West All-Star game. Stowers to State Bruce Stowers of Hurricane has signed a QUOTES 'Don't Let Her Suffer Anymore' -- Ruffian's Owner By The Associated Press Some notable quotes of the week in sports: "Whenever he was in a situation where he needed it, he used it." -- Minnesota Manager Frank Quilici, charging Texas pitch- take the Fall Classic." - Cincinnati reliever Will McEnaney commenting on the fact that no Reds pitchers were named to the National League All-Star staff. "I signed with Philadelphia because I wanted to. I was looking at it purely from er Gaylord Perry with using the spitball an economic standpoint and I got the secu- again. rity I was looking for." -- Basketball star - George McGinnis, after signing a sixyear multi-million dollar contract with the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. "Don't let her suffer anymore." - Owner Stuart Janney ordering that his champion filly, Ruffian, be humanely destroyed after she broke her leg in the match race with Foolish Pleasure. "I was the underdog, sure, but I always thought I could win." -- Arthur Ashe after he defeated favorite Jimmy Connors to win the Wimbledon Men's Singles Championship. "I wanted to play golf for three days but my wife wanted to go see Dale play so we're going to see Dale play." -- New York Mets Manager Yogi Berra, who will spend the AllStar break watching his youngest son, who is starting his professional baseball career with the Pittsburgh Pirates minor league farm club at Niagara Falls, N.Y. "He distinctly said he was going to shove the stick down my throat." -- Hockey player Henry Boucha testifying at the aggravated assault trial of another player, Dave Forbes. Napoles Retains Welterweight Title Jack Mcarty d. William Wright, 2 and 1; Craig Wilson d Kelly Reed III, 4 and 3; Bucky Harkms d. Rome Osborne 2 and I: Jerry Lewis d Dick Livingood, t and 5 Third Flight Ed Hennekei d. Abplanalp, 1-up; R. .Je rni 9 an d r Ro " Riley, 4 and 2; Walt Schneider won by detaolt, Glen kralt d. A. Hamstead, 4 and 3 Fourth Flight joe Orlandid. Tommy Thomas, Sand 3; Jim Pierson d Kemmerer, 3 and 2; Frank Forsythe d. Joe Hoge, 8 and 6; Buck Hunt won by default. Class A Team Has 0-24 Mark BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) - "I just can't stand watching losers," the teenager said in a loud voice as she and a companion stalked from the sparsely filled stands at Civic Field, home of the Northwest League's Bellingham Dodgers. The gate they took, howevr, led to the concession stand rather than the exit. If they returned, they saw the Class A minor league baseball team break the modern major league record of 23 consecutive losses set by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1961 and match the all-time mark set in 1899 by Cleveland, then in the National League. The-Dflgers. with an 0-24 record, alto have brifen all records for losses at m start of a season. "He told me...he felt more comfortable playing in Denver." -- Attorney Larry Fleisher, announcing the decision of David Thompson to sign with the American Basketball Association Denver Nuggets instead of the National Basketball Association Atlanta Hawks. "I might as well pack my bags and go home 'cause I can't shoot 24 under par on this course." - U.S. Open golf champion Lou Graham surveying the tough Carnoustie course, site of the British Open. "They can have the All-Star Game. We'll MEXICO CITY (AP) - World Boxing Council welterweight champion Jose Napoies retained his crown by pounding out a 15-round decision over challenger Armando Muniz-of Los Angeles Saturday night. Both boxers were bloodied at the finish. Napoles had a deep cut over his right eyebrow which bled profusely and almost shut his right eye. Muniz was bleeding from a cut over his left eyebrow and another cut above his right cheek. Napoles dominated the bout from the early going. He knocked down Muniz with 10 second to go in the eighth round with a right jab and a left hook, but the challenger got up quickly. It was Napoles' 14th defense of the title he won seven years ago and his 81st professional fight of his 17-year boxing career. baseball contract to attend West Virginia State, coach Bob Maxwell said. Stowers played third, second, first, outfield and pitched for Hurricane during his three years as a regular. He batted .361 last season. "I think he's going to be a pretty good boy for us,"Maxwell said. "He's a good student and we're happy to have him with us." Stowers is the fourth baseball prospect signed by Maxwell. Others include Nitro's Lloyd Hart, Poca's Steve Wandling and Ripley's Kevin Casto. Girls Softball Playoffs Girls Little League softball area tournament dates have been announced. The Area I tournament is slated for Nitro City Park July 24-25-26. North Putnam meets South Charleston Western on July 24; Nitro vs. South Charleston Eastern July 25 and the championship game is slated July 26. All games will start at 6 p.m. The Area II tournament will be played at Elkview Junior High July 23-24-25-26. Elk District meets Clendenin on the first day, Dunbar faces Mountain State on July 24; Cross Lanes meets the Elk District- Clendenin winner on July 25 and the finals will be played July 26. Baseball Contest The Nitro Parks, and Recreation Department will sponsor a baseball hit run and throw competition at 1 p.m. July 19 at City Park. There will be separate divisions for girls and boys from six to 12 years old. The winners will compete with other city and county winners July 21 before a Charleston Charlies game. Bowling Championship BECKLYE--The Southern West Virginia match game bowling championship will be held at the Bowl-Wick Lanes Aug. 9-10. The guaranteed first prize is $1,000 and the second prize is $500, said Ron Lickliter. The entry fee is ?50 and the deadline is July 28. For more information, bowlers can contact the Bowl-Wick Lanes, Box 1248, Beckley, phone 253-7328. The field is limited to 100 bowlers with entries expected from several states, Lickliter said. The bowlers will roll a 10-game qualifier Aug. 9 with the top 12 advancing to match play Aug. 10. Betty Bowling Victor Betty Bowling was the winner in the Meadowbrook Recreation Club women's golf tournament with a score of 241 for three rounds. Helen Tattersall was second with a 247 total and Lois Woodward was third with 251. Vicki Bardwell won the first flight with a 276 total, followed by Tooie Anderson with 279 and Cotton Lane with 281. Aleece Stanton captured the second flight with a 290 score, followed by Gladys Smith with 291 and Missie Brown with 307. Honey in Rock Tournament BECKLEY-The third annual Hatfields McCoys-Honey in the Rock golf tournament will be held Aug. 2-3 at the Grandview Country Club. The tournament is limited to the first 120 entrants and registration deadline is July 30. Entry fee is $20 for club members and $25 for non-members. Carol Mann Still Making Birdie Putts COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Carol Mann ran her two-day birdie total to 11 Saturday, shooting a two-under-par 70 that expanded her lead to three sstrokes in a $65,000 Ladies Professional Golf Association tournament. Miss Mann, who reeled off a tour-record seven straight birds Friday, posted a 36-hole total of 136, eight-under-par on the flat, 6,200-yard Riviera Country Club course. Jane Blalock, shaking a month-long slump, also fashioned a 70 and surged into second place at 139. Miss Mann said she wasn't trying for another run of birdies although she accomplished them on the 2nd, 4th, 9th and 12th holes. That more than offset bogeys at seven and eight. "I wanted to keep as much of a lead as I could," said the 6- foot-3 president of the LPGA. "I played a controlled, yet aggressive game. I'll take anything under those circumstances," she said. Carol Mann Jane Blalock Sandra Haynie Pam Higgins Judy Rankin Murle Breer Patty Hayes Laura Baugh Carol Jo Ska la Sandra Palmer Jan Ferraris Margee Mastere Susie Berning Jocelyne Bourassa Penny Pula Bonnie Laurer JoAnne Carner Barbara Romack Mary sea Porter Sandra Post Diane Patterson Debbie Austin 66-70-136 69-70-139 68-72-140 67-73-140 69-71-140 70-70-140 72-69-141 72-69-141 70-71-141 70-71-141 73-68-141 69-73-142 72-70-142 72-70-142 69-73-142 70-72-142 71-71-142 70-73-143 71-72-143 71-72-143 69-74-143 74-69-143 Notre Dame Star Heads Cage Camp WHEELING - Adrian Dantley, the Notre Dame All-American, will be the main attraction at the July 28-Aug. 2 Wheeling College basketball camp for boys 9 to 18. West Virginia State's Curt Price, Gary McPherson of Alderson-Broaddus and Paul Baker of Wheeling will represent West Virginia Conference schools on the staff of the fourth annual camp. West Virginia University assistant coach Bill Ry- czaj also is on the staff. Counselors include Dave Russell of Shepherd, Jim Schmitt of West Liberty and Rod Gaddy of Wheeling Cost of the camp is $85, with participants housed in Wheeling College air-conditioned dorms and entitled to three meals a day at the cafeteria. For additional information, contact Baker at Wheeling College, Wheeling, WV 26003 or call 243-2365 (day) and 242-2703 (evenings). ""·1 DISTRIBUTORSHIP WILL NOT WTWFWI WITH MISCNT CMPLOYMCNT , NOSfUINGIEQUMED We are selecting distributors for fast moving products in Charleston and surrounding counties. These products! publicized in newspapers, TV, magazines, etc. I 'wenty year old company will place products in grocery, department, drug stores, super markets, grtt shops,I etc. Distributor will service these retail outlets monthly, requiring approximately 20 hours spare time perl "PA reports 5120.00 and up possible profit per day. Figure the income you desire per month ... 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