The Tipton Daily Tribune from Tipton, Indiana on January 18, 1971 · Page 4
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Monday, January 18, 1971
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Page 4 THE TIPTON (INDIANA) DAILY TRIBUNE Tipton Junior High Wins 2 States Monroeville Trip Was Great Experience Huskies & M Twins Bomb Millers 81-73 Forty-one tired, but happy Tipton Junior High School youth and four school supervisors arrived back in Tipton Saturday 3:30 p.m. following two basketball wins from Monroeville seventh and eighth graders and a great friendship experience with the Monroeville hosts Friday night and Saturday up to 1:10 p.m. when the Tipton school bus No. 26 started for home more than 100 miles a, way. Tipton Junior High seventh, at 9 a.m. Saturday defeated their host seventh 42-38 in a thriller after being down 8-10 at the quarter and led only 20-18 at the half, • For Tipton, in this game, Greg Henry and Joe Phifer. had eight, points each, Greg : Overdorf 6 and Mike Baxter 5. Then at 10 a.m. Tipton's eighth edged Monroeville 42 r 37 after being behind 17-20 at half time. . For. Tipton Jeff Fettig had 14, Mike Scott 9, Dennis Resslerand Dick Cage six each. Following the regulations game some | of the Tipton players getting little regular game play were permitted to have scrimmage time as a bonus for having made the long trip. Bus No. 26 departed Tipton Junior High School Friday 5 p.m. and arrived in Monroeville more than 100 miles away by 8 p.m. where Monroeville Junior High players and parents met and took Tipton players to!their homes for lodging and meals. The cheerleaders and Miss Barbara Pickett stayed at one of the host cheerleaders homes... Principal. Charles Wolf and coaches John Martin and jSteve Palmer lodged with Martin's father, George Martin, who is the principal of Monroeville .Junior High. Following the games, a friendship lunch was held and the youth bid each other good-by and are hoping to renew acquaintances in Tipton next January. By Eldon Cage Tribune Sports Editor °' ARCADIA — Rick McCoskey gathered only 32 points Saturday night, but teammate Don Morgan hit for 24 tallies and this Hamil- Heights B squad had all,of their miseries in one night and dropped to the Noblesville reserves 58-39. , Three referees were used in the Varsity game as an experiment agreed Ton by both schools. ton Heights combo was enough to and tne arrangement worked well v„u M„woc«iiio»c vmiers 81 -73 -. m go pe rcen t 0 f the cases. Shaw Wins By Two Over Arnie By JOE SARGB UP1 Sports Writer PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (UPJ.)^ Arnold Palmer still is. chasing his own private rainbow. .Tommy Shaw isn't. Palmer, who wants a tourney , title so bad he "can taste it, almost pulled it off at Bing Crosby's- annual «lambake during the weekend. But it was a case of close, but no cigar. Shaw, who hadn't won a . tourney himself sinGe mid-1969, scrambled home with a two- under-par 70 Sunday to beat Palmer by two strokes and win the Crosby. The 41-year-old Palmer hasn't won since the Danny : Thomas Diplomat Classic at the end of 1969, but dauntless . in his pursuit of a tourney title, will try again this week in the Phoenix Open. Shaw, who won only $33,004 last year, picked up a check for $27,000 for winning the Crosby and added to the $1,265 he won at the Los Angeles Open in the year's first tourney, he now • almost has matched his 1970 earnings in just two weeks. "It's nice to winagain,"'said the soon to be 29-year-old : who halt Noblesville's Millers 81-73 in one of Hamilton County's most bitter high school rivalries. Noblesville scored first and then ran the count to 3-0 before McCoskey and Morgan began their "AerialShow" of longfield- ers and quickly ran the score 16-9 before the Millers caught their breath. Morgan had 10 points and Rick had six and Mark Hundley 3 at the end of the first quarter with the Huskies leading 20-15. All five Noblesville starters, Ray Lyttle, Waverh an and Rex Wallace all had scored two or more tallies. McCoskey belted five straight" fielders in the second quarter. Morgan hit two fielders, Jim Simpson collected a pair of charity tosses and Dale Meyerrose zipped a fielder to give Heights a 40-33 halftime bulge. Jeff Mosbaugh and MarkRund- ley again gave the M twins scoring support in the final two stanzas, after Noblesville twice pulled within two points of the Huskies. Mitch Russell was a delight on floor play. v ^ Heights in the fourth quarter really needed this title (Crbsby) continuously held leads of 10 to' I can't thinfe of 12 points before giving up four NOBLESVILLE (73) Lyttle 5.6 3 16 Grimes 5 2 2 12 Dashiell 4 3 311 Bryan 4 4 4 12 Wallace 3 2 4 8 Latham 5 2 4 12 Gray 1.0 2 2 Men's Bowling Tourney Jon. 25-30 The Tipton Men's Bowling League Tournament begins Monday night, January 25, at the Suburban Lanes on Ind. 19 two miles south of Tipton and all men's league play will be suspended during next week. Suburban Lanes proprietor Ann Crull said that there would be a 100 percent participation in the men's tourney as all league teams filed entrance forms. The Women's league will continue it's schedule as per set and.then will have it's tourney in February. MONDAY, JANUARY IB. mi Super Bowl Wasn't Classy, But Colts Will Take Score by Qts. TOTALS 27 19 2273 15 20 58 39 33 40 won the Doral and | Avco classics two years ago. "I HAMILTON HGTS. (81) Simpson , Mosbaugh Hundley. McCoskey Morgan Meyerrose Russell Osborne 0 2 4 14 7 3 0 0 2 1 3 4. 10 1 0 d 2 5 11 32 2 240 7 4 0 0 0 TOTALS 30 21 19 81 Noblesville . Hamilton Heights Noblesville B Hamilton Hgts; B Hamilton Heights Hosts Mat Meet ARCADIA — Hamilton Heights wrestling team placed third in it's own five team meet here . Saturday, collecting a big 80 -points behind Kokomo Taylor's , 126'and Westfield's 94. Sheridan wound up with 41 and Hamilton Southeastern had 12. Pacers Lead ABA West because anything worse than having to play on Mondays again." Shaw- was referring qualifying play, which is of each tourney to held points in the final half minute to forever- freeze the score at 81-73. By United Press Ineeraatibhal Not many first-place teams trade away a winning combiha-.. tioh in the middle of the season, 1 but that's exactly what the ' Utah Stars did in the American* Basketball Association. And the Stars aren't in first place any more. Indiana Pacers . moved for his on Monday week. Palmer.' won $15,400 trouble, while Bob Murphy, who finished third at 282,1 four strokes behind Shaw, picked up a check for $9,570. | i Jerry Heard,; Tom Weiskopf and Howie Johnson tied at 284 * and won $5,581 each. |' Bob Lunn, winner of last week's Los Angeles | Open, finished far down the list at 288, 1970 .Player of the I Year Billy Casper" was at 29o |j PGA champ ' Dave Stockton was at 291, Jack Nicklaus had a 292 in Purdue Wins; III Loses In Saturday loop Tilts his first tourney of the year and U.S. Open champ j Tony Jacklin finished at 296. I Lee Trevino, 1970's leading money winner, pulled out of the final round because of illness in his famiiy. He was far! down the list anyway and left I word he will pass up Phoenix 1 this week. "CHICAGO (UPI) - The Ulini, the Boilermakers, the Spartans .and the Buckeyes were unbeaten in Big Ten basketball as the 'young league competition grew a week older today. Illinois and' Purdue boasted ' 3-0 conference marks and 9-3 season records after Illinois. downed Michigan State 69 - 67 and Purdue edged Minnesota 97-92 in weekend play. • The Ulini win came at East Lansing where Illinois went ahead by sinking 10 straight points midway through the second half and stood firm against a last minute attack by Michigan State. Neither team had led by more than four points GOODfYEAR OFFER ENDS JAN. 31 BATTERY OFFER Fast, Sure Co-Power Starts "ALL-WEATHER" 12-Volt Regular' Exchange Price) $20"" SALE EXCHANGE PRICE $ 18*? Economy priced, packed with power! ' 24-MONTH GUARANTEE DELUXE 12-Volt" Original equipment capacity! Plenty of go-power for dependable starts,-. SALE EXCHANGE PRICE' Regular Exchange Price $2455 DX 22F 36-MONTH GUARANTEE "THUNDERBOLT" 12-Volt Designed for th ehigh performance demands of today's cafsl' more cranking power] than original equipment batteries! 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Ohio State had to battle a second half Wisconsin rally at Columbus, but trie 83-69 home- court win was decisive. Ohio . State's own sophomores— Luke Witte and Allan Hornyak— led their scoring with 22 and 21 respectively. But the Badgers' Clarence ; Sherrod was the game's high scorer with 24; Iowa and Northwestern : were idle. it's electronic ...that's News! it's by Bulova ...that's Greatl ifs>39 95 ...that's Value! CARAVELLE* TRANSISTORIZED WATCH iy? games in front of Utah in the Western Diyision Sunday night by beating Kentucky, 137124 for their ninth victory in a row, as forward Bob Netolicky got 37 points. Guard Billy Keller added 24 and Roger Brown 22. The Stars, who in the last two weeks traded away Donnie F reeman, Wayne Hightower; Jeff Congdou ind . Tom Workman, lost to Memphis, 117-116," as guard Steve Jones hit an underhanded layup with two seconds left Jones finished with 38 points, including 19 in the fourth quarter. In other ABA action, the Denver Rockets, led by Larry Cannon's 28 points, defeated Texas, 129-123, despite a 33- point performance by Chaps [ guard Joe Hamilton, and Rick Barry scored eight points in the last minute to give the New York Nets a 120-112 victory over Carolina. . Lew Leads Bucks By JOHN G. GRIFFIN ; UPI Sports.Editor MIAMI (UPI) -The Baltimore Colts didn't exactly do it the! classy way Brooks Robinson and the Baltimore Orioles did— but' they'll take it anyway. ' They fumbled five times, they threw three pass interceptions, they flubbed an extra point, and three of 'em even collided trying to stop a punt from going into the end zone- nothing like the super way Robinson scooped .up 'hot grounders for baseball's Orioles. I ' . But the Colts are laughing all the way to the bank today to deposit their $15,000 checks- thinks to a 22-year-old longhaired rookie named Jim O'Brien, who redeemed all' mistakes with a 32-yard field goal for a 16-13 win over the Dallas Cowboys. | j "My mother's an astrologer and she told me we were gonna win," said O'Brien, who's not only an Aquarius himself (and isn't this the "Age of Aquarius?') but also (sorry, Cowboys) a born Texan. J While O'Brien's tie-breaking boot, in the final nine seconds, was the simple reason for the Colts' victory in Super Bowl V Sunday, j the football pundits came up with several other reasons ! today why the Colts were able to gain revenge for their 1969 Super Bowl upset by the New York Jets. . .. j ''Defense Did It" j "Our defense did it," ex^ plained Colt Coach Don McCafferty.. . K "The big play was; in the third period," said Cowboys' Coach Tom Landry. "That was when Duane Thomas fumbled on the Colt goal line; If he had scored, we would have had - a 20r6 lead and the Coits would have had to do a lot of catching up. After that, it was nothing but errors for us." ; j "Earl Morral did a fine job," explained Colt quarterback Johnny Unitas, who went out with a rib injury in the second period : and then watched Morrall lead the Colts in dominating the second half;. "But a lot of fans were finding the key in the pass tossed by Cowboy quarterback Craig Morton with a minute to go that bounced off the hands of intended' receiver Dan. Reeves i and was picked off by Colt Mike [ Curtis, who ran it back to the! Cowboy 28 to set up O'Brien's field goal. In the first period, the • Cowboys had a first down on the Colt ! nine and had to settle for Mike Clark's three-pointer. In the; second, they settled for . another jboot after having a first down I on the Baltimore six. So when the Colts scored ona weird playjr- John Mackey scoring ou aJ75-yard pass play from, Unitas when the ball bounced off the hands of defender. Mel Rehfro—the Colts were tied up, Washington Blocks Mark Washington blocked O'Brien's: extra point when the eventual [hero got it away a little slow. And the Cowboys went ahead again, 13-6, when Jethro Pugh's fumble recovery set up a seven-yard scoring run by Thomas on a swing pass Hioleah Opens The Super Bowl and Hialeab went -hand in hand; Saturday, with the racetrack . opening drawing j a near record 28,216 fans whoj bet $2,684,103. The figures far surpassed Hialeah's opener jaj year agoj when the Super'Bowl was played in New Orleans! (not the Orange Bowl. Lion Sleeps scored j his fifth straight! j victory byj capturing the Super ..Bowl Handicap and paying J managed Park to 1 Hialeah North was Line showed. On the other $4.60. Lion Sleeps to shift from Tropical the deep cushion of ivith no trouble. True second and Spotted Shoemaker Carlos Anita. The just about held in times iii bounced! O'Brien By United Press International Playing with the Milwaukee Bucks in the National Basketball Association's Midwest division must be frustrating. The Bucks, led by Lew. Alcindor's 44 points, defeated Boston, 120-113, Sunday night and raised their record to 33-7 for an .844 percentage. But^paitimore Colts, describes while the Bucks are coasting to' fhirjiself;'; j Today's Sport Parade i (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.) ; By MILTON RICHMAN UPI Sports Writer :' ' . i MIAMI (UPI) - Wouldn't you know jit/ America's,new golden boy turns out to be a hippie, j Part-hippie anyway. That's the way Jim O'Brien,, the long-haired 22-year-old plabe-kicking rookie of the coast, Bill finally won the San Handicap at Santa Shoe, who has won every major event California,! failed 17 the San Carlos, then home on Ack Ack and from Morton.' The Colts didn't match that until the fourth period when Rich Volk's interception of a Morton aerial' set up a two-yard plunge by Tom Nowatzke. This time O'Brien converted and the score stayed 13-13 until the last• minute dramatics. • F or the first time in history, a loser, linebacker Chuck Howley of the Cowboys, got the "Outstanding Player" Award, worth a new car. "It's nice," admitted Howley, "but I wish we had won the game.". Counting the $15,000 - winner's share here, each Colt earned $25,000 in post-season money. Each ' Cowboy got $7;500 here and a total of $18,500. Lions, mp, FOP Win LbojS Games TIPTON' ARMORY Fans attending Sunday's Tipton County Independent Basketball League games were treated to the closest contests of • the season. as all three games were "dillies". John Bean started, the .trio of thrillers at 2:30 p.m. by. out, lasting" First Federal 49-44 as Mike McCorkle (23) and Bob Strong (15) paced the Beans. Mike Lewellen topped FF. • Windfall Lions with BobClark, Upchurch, Pierce and Leininger . blistering the nets.beat Citizens National Bank 62-58 depsite Bill Head's 28 and Jeff Neffs 17 markers. Then the Fraternal Order of Police . behind Tim Cole's 21, Leon Baird's-13 and Denny Cullison's 10 edged Farmer's Loan and Trust by the same 62-58 score. For ELT Keith Smith, Tom Phifer, Toby Burkhardt and Jay Whelchel kept their team in front" until Cole, Beard and Steve VanHorn, and Bailes punched out a fourth quarter bulge 24-17, for the win. " tied the stakes record of 1:21. Ack Ack was home a a length and three-quarters ahead of Jungle Savage. King Of Crickets was third. 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That was the method used for determining which of those expansion teams would 'get UCLA star Alcindor . two years ago. Milwaukee won the -coin flip and bargaining rights for Alcindor. Alcindor got assistance on Sunday night from Bob Dandridge with 29 points and Jon McGlocklin with 22. Boston, playing without John Haylicek and Jo Jo White, was led by Don Nelson's 26 points. In other NBA games, Balti? more defeated .Seattle, 111-96, and " Philadelphia edged San Diego, 106-105. j Baltimore got a gift of nine j Seattle turnovers in the second quarter to wipe out a 10-point deficit and move to a 50-43 halftime lead. Fred Carter led; the Bullets with 22 points, j Veteran Hal Greer scored six points in the last 1:15 to help Philadelphia over the Rockets, With 14 seconds left and Philadelphia leading, 106-103: Luke Jackson missed two free throws that could have clinched the victory. San Diego cut thfe margin to 106-105 on Stu Lantz layup and had a chance to win when it got the bali back on a turnover. However, Jackson stole the ball with eight seconds left and ran out the clock. •23 5. Independence M. Tipton, ind. Ph. 075-6377 watch. Water resistant. Lumlnout tilvtrtont aial. Earl G. Rhodes Jtweler DENT WINS * 1 ' ;1 1 11 SYDNEY, Australia (UPI);- ' ..' Phil Dent, 20, upset John' „ Alexander, 4-6, 5-7. 6-3, 6-1,.6|3 f. Sunday to win the New South V Wales tennis tournament.. . , You ! can't, miss O'Brien's hair. It sticks out from under his helmet.' !: , • "Some of the guys on the club call me ! 'Lassie,' " he- laughs. "They call me other things, too, like 'hippie,' 'flakey' and 'rookie.' I've been wearing my hair long since summer. They threatened to cut it if we won the game. But I'm gonna ask for amnesty." . ; "If you were among the 80,055 who were in the Orange Bowl' Sunday; or if you were among the raultimiilions who watched the Colts come from behind,to win the Super Bowl game by beating the Dallas Cowboys, 1613, on a 32-yard field goal in the final nine, seconds, then you know by this time who Jim' O'Brien is. 1 You also know it looked a whole mot more like the blooper bowl game until the wind-up. Everybody Makes Mistakes Everybody was making mistakes. That included Golden Boy O'Brien, who missed a routine conversion try following Baltimore's first touchdown in the second quarter, leaving the score tied 6-6. O'Brien bad nobody, but himself to blame for missing the pat. He took too long. He blew it and he knew it. | "When I missed that{ kick I thought I was gonna fold," the completely ingenuous O'Brien reVealed while tightly clutching! the "game ball" he bad been awarded which was actually the same ball he bad kicked for his three-pointer. "I said, 'Damn, am I reaUy gonna give up and not kick well all; day or. are we gonna come back the way we the San Diego i game. That San Diego game was. our first of the season and we were behind until the last 58 seconds." ' Then what happened? I cahie in and kicked a 28r yard field goal and we won, 1614," j O'Brien said without actually| boasting about it. Although O'Brien i is a first year member of the Baltimore Colts, he was someething of an "old drioie" out there on the field through a$ of the second half because he hurt his knee out- kicking off following Baltimore's; first touchdown in the' second quarter. O BRIEN Hits Knee . "I ws s running down the field and I hit my! ,knee on somebody's helmet who was trying [ to block me," O'Brien said, j Didn': the injury bother him? "Nah " said O'Brien. "It was my left knee." | Oh, so it didn't really matter at all. ' ] "I wouldn't say that," the rook'corrected. "I still needed a leg tc stand on." Jim C'Brien isn't the nervous type. Still, when hejwent out to try that placement with only nine seconds, left there were a few things, running I through his mind, i | . : • [ "I wasn't cluttering up my mind with too many thoughts," he says!. *[If i: started thinking Id'd start worrying ] and I didn't wanna! [do that. I was just concentrating on j getting my steps down. Some of the guys like Jimmy Orr, Ray Perkins and Tom Mitchell Itold me not to worry too much if I missed the kick. There was always the overtime period. Earl Morrall (who held the ball for him) also was helpful. He saicl, 'Just kick it straight through] There's no wind.'" '''.' .| ". - That's what O'Brien did. He really | wasn't overly worried. His {mother, who is an astrologer, told him beforehand his . team would jwin but it woupd be close. He believed what she told him. .Curiously, O'Brien won a place with the Colts this year not so much for . his place kicking but because he also is a backup receiver. That won him a berth over veteran Lou Michaels (remember the guy who challenged Joe Namath' in • a bar two years ago?) "I didn't play too much as a backup receiver this season," .O'Brien explained. "I caught onlysone pass." They, asked him all sorts of questions after his kick made the Colts champs Sunday. Was that the best kick he ever made? . \. For $23,500 it has to be," he laughed. Was he planning to ask for a raise now? "No comment," he said to his questioner. "You trying to take advantage of a rookie?" Was he going to cut his hair soon? "No," Jim O'Brien, said. "What for?" No wonder he didn't get a phone call from. President Nixon. kRUST ATTENTION CIT|Y CAB New Location NJ East St. 429 PHONE 675-4420 ;• . -j • ... 24 HOUR SERVICE . Owner: ' ' ' James Sawders at Your Friendly Bank FARMERS LOAN & TRUST COMPANY 110 E.Jeff. St Tipton, Indiana

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