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Six Share Open Lead With First Round 71 's PEBBLE BEACH, Calif (AP) - "You brectt through the first »i« hole«." Mid young Jim Wiecheri. "You struggle through ten and then to try like the devllto finish." "It's the stud," complained Giry Player. "It's the grass," argued Orville Moody. "The poa annua on the greens comes up and bites you," said Chi Chi Rodriguez. It's none of these things, it's just a case of being afraid o( the Pebble Beach course and overly cautious in the opening round of the Open, contended Jack Nicklaus. "The course is not as tough as the scores indicate," said the Masters titleholder and prime favorite to rack up the 12th major golf championship of his career. "I think everybody is being very cautious. "Nobody wants to have that big hole. I didn't try to be cautious. It's too early to go for double bogeys.'' Nicklaus was one of a crazy quilt collection of six tied at one-under-par 71 today going into the second round of the 72nd U.S. Open championship and McLean Hires Football Coach McLEAN - William Nitcholas, 27, has been hired as head football coach and athletic director at McLean. He comes from Booker where he was head coach last season. Nitcholas previously coached Bovina. He is a graduate of Idalou High School and Sul Ross College. Nitcholas replaces Robert Langford, who has taken an assistant's positional Perryton. John Thomas Morrow, a Clarendon native and graduate of West Texas State, is McLean's new assistant coach. Morrow coached in Midland last year and was at Friona High School from 1964-70. almost everybody in the field of ISO was going around with the glazed look of a man bonged on the head with a sledgehammer. It was downright spooky. The old Pebble Beach links, with the crashing waves of the Pacific whipping up on the rocky beaches and with its gunbarrel fairways and marble top tables for greens, left them reeling after the opening round Thrusday. Tied at 71-the biggest log-jam in the opening round since !896--were the favored Nicklaus; Orville Moody, the moon-faced army sergeant who won the Open in 1969. now wheezing with hay fever; Puerto Rican Chi Chi Rodriguez, who has found new peace in running and meditation; Blond Tom Shaw, shooting an erratic round of sic birdies and five bogeys, Tennessee's Mason Rudolph, who can't see the tee without thick-lens glasses; and Kermil Zarley, whom comedian Bob Hope once introduced as "Pro on the Moon." The 71 equalled the largest score ever to lead the Open in the modern history of the game. Former winner Gary Player was tied at 72 with a group that included fellow South African Bobby Cole, Don Massengale and Cesar Sanudo. Tom Weiskopf was in a large cluster at 73. The ailing defending champion Lee Trevino and former winner Bill Casper were in a flock of more than a dozen at 74. "I feel miserable," said Trevino in a rasping voice. "I shot 74, should have shot 85 and should be in a morgue somewhere." The colorful, wisecracking Mexican-American, stricken with bronchitis and viral pneumonia, left a hospital bed in El Paso against doctor's orders to defend his crown. He stuffed himself with pills and trudged over the layout swatched in Perryton's Hargrove Signs With Rangers PERRYTON - Contract negotiations were completed this week with the signing of Perryton's Mike Hargrove by the Texas Rangers, American League baseball team. He is considered an outstanding prospect at first base. Hargrove, drafted June 7, is scheduled to report to the Ranger's rookie team in Geneva, New York this Sunday. The son of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Hargrove, he is a spring graduate of Northwestern State College at Alva, Okla. Hargrove initially attended the college on a basketball scholarship. He started at guard for Northwestern during his freshman and sophomore years. His junior year he dropped basketball and concentrated instead on football and baseball. As a senior Hargrove played only baseball, a sport in which he lettered for four years. Last summer he played with the Great Bend semi-pro league where he compiled a .468 batting average. He is presently playing with the Liberal, Kansas B.J.'s semi-pro team. Hargrove graduated with honors from Northwestern this spring with a B.S. in physical education. He tied for all conference first baseman as a sophomore and won the position outright in his junior and senior years. Other honors include most valuable player in the Great Bend league, 1971 athlete of the year at Northwestern. mm STROKES by Frank Beard 53—Accept a Bad Shot One bad shot never deserves another. When you get in trouble, the temptation is strong to try a near-impossible recovery shot. But you'll save many shots in the long run if you learn to accept a poor shot. Give up that shot—you've lost it. What started out being a par-4 hole is now a par-5 hole. Don't take foolish risks or try or emulate one of Arnold Palmer's remarkable recoveries. For every par you make that way you'll make six double-bogeys. J know from a recent experience. At Greensboro I missed the last green and my ball was in a muddy lie. Instead of playing it safe, I tried a non-percentage shot and left myself another difficult chip. It cost me $2,000. (NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ASSM ) (NEXT: Putting Vision.) Enjoy Racine, This WEEK END at the "Friendly Western Track" RATON, NEW MEXICO layers of jackets and sweating from fever. Arnold Palmer, bidding for his first major title in eight years, struggled to a 77. Doug Sanders, who won his last start at Charlotte, soared to an 81. Former Masters champion charles Coody had an 82 and Frank Beard, a consistently high money winner on the tour, skied to an 85. The 6.812-yard, par 72 ocean- side course took a heavy toll although the weather was comparatively good-early morning fog burned away by a hot afternoon sun with negligible winds. Bunky Henry of Atlanta, and Russell Helwig, a pro from Westfield, N.J., each stumbled in with 88s. Little League Scores Dixie Parts stopped Fatheree Insurance 8-5 in the National Little League's first game last night. Kevin Musgrave was the winning pitcher and Jim Jeffrey was three for five at the plate. In the second NL game Cabot blanked Celanese 2-0. Dusty Hudson pitched a no-hitter to get the win. It was the best played game of the year for both teams. In the Al Motor Inn blitzed Harvester Barbecue 13-0. Reddell struck out seven, walked five and gave up only two hits in gaining the victory. Winchester got a home run in the game. Carmichael-Whatley smashed Gibson's 15-4 in the second AL contest. Gary Free got the win and aided his cause with a homer. Tuesday night S&J Mart edged the Rotary Club 4-3 in the AL's first game. Dumas struck-out 12, walked six and gave up six hits to get the win. Steve Stout had a homer for S&J Mart. In the second game Tuesday night, Haralson Oil beat One Bull 7-3. Davis was the winning pitcher. Behrman's beat UCT 14-3 in farm league action Wednesday, Kotaragotthe win. Kevin Andis was three for four, Melvin Trotter and Randy Lamberson two for three and Mike Lamberson two for two, all for Behrman's. Thompson Parts got by Malcolm Hinkle 14-10 in the second game Wed. night. Gene Moore was on the mound for the winners. Chase beat Citizens Bank 16-6 in the first farm league game last night. Terry Bunton was the winning pitcher. Rick Bunton homered for Chase. In the second game Fischer Insurance blanked Pampa Wholesale 10-0. Hammer got the win, Gun Club Sets June Rifle Matches The Pampa Rifle and Pistol Club has announced that its June hunting rifle matches will be held Sunday at the club's range, six miles west of the city on 23rd St. The matches will begin at 1:00 and are expected to be completed in three or four hours. Five different classifications will be used for the matches: A, B, C., Junior and Unclassified (for all first-time adult shooters). Rifles of any caliber may be used, as long as they are hunting rifles. Scopes and mounts of any type are permitted and a different rifle may be used at each range. Shooting mats, tarps, slings and regular coats (not shooting coats) will also be allowed. Targets will be of the simulated deer variety. The course of fire is as follows: Match No. MOO yards, standing, match No. 2-200 yards, any position except prone: and match No. 3-300 yards, prone position. Trophies will be awarded in each of the five classifications. to PAMPA, TEXAS nmpaOfiilqNfHts • ^B ««th YEAR Friday, June It, U72 NCAA World Series Must Go The Limit Baseball Roundup By Associated Press Bob Robertson's bat was tinging in the rain, hitting high notes for the Pittsburgh Pirates. His performance Thursday night helped Pittsburgh waltz back into first place in the National League East. The beefy first baseman broke out of a wicked stump with three hits and four runsbatted-in as the Pirates grabbed a rain- delayed doubleheader from the San Francisco Giants 4-1 and 97 and nosed a half-game In front of the idle New York Mets. "One night isn't going to change everything as far as the slump goes," said Robertson, who was hitless In 21 appearances before Thursday's second game. "I haven't had my timing ... and I didn't have it tonight. "But it's nice to know the fans have been behind me all the way. They were cheering me even before I got to the plate. And it's got to make you want to come through." After Robertson drove in a run with a sacrifice fly in the first game, he collected his first hit of the night with a tworun single in the first inning of the nightcap. Then he delivered a run-scoring single in the seventh. Robertson also singled in the third, keeping alive a Pirate rally that scored two runs. The Chicago Cubs defeated the San Diego Padres 10-1 in Thursday's only other National League game. In the American League, the New York Yankees defeated the Chicago White Sox 8-1; the Kansas City Royals turned back the Boston Red Sox 13-9 and the Cleveland Indians topped the California Angels 10. The Pirates started the night's work a half-game behind the Mets, but climbed back into first place by percentage points after their firstgame victory fashioned on the combined pitching of Nelson Briles and DaveGiusti. In the nightcap, the Pirates wiped out a 1-0 Giants' lead with a three-run first and never trailed thereafter. Billy Williams celebrated his 34th birthday with two home runs as Chicago crushed San Diego. The Standings By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS National League East W. L. Pet. GB Pittsburgh 34 18 .654 New York 34 19 .642 'A Chicago 29 22 .5M 4'/i St. Louis 23 30 .434 11'A Montreal 21 30 .412 12'A Philadelphia 20 33 .377 14'/i West Cincinnati 34 19 .642 Los Angeles 32 22 .593 2'/4 Houston 31 23 .574 3'/4 Atlanta 25 27 .481 8'/i San Diego 18 36 .333 18'/4 San Francisco 19 41 .317 IB'/i American League Eait W. L. Pet. GB Baltimore 28 22 .560 Detroit 28 22 .560 — Cleveland 23 25 .479 4 Boston 21 26 .447 5'A New York 22 29 .431 6'A Milwaukee 16 32 .333 11 Weil 33 17 .660 31 20 .608 2Mi 27 21 .563 5 25 28 .472 9'/i Oakland Chicago Minnesota California Kansas City Texas 23 23 28 30 .451 .434 10'/4 FORRESTER TRUCK Skdlytown 841-2322 jght t M*dium Truck Pprtt Dtt- roil Dc«i«l, Cummingt, Eaton, Fulltr, Timkin, Spic*r, and K«n(worth FOR FAST SERVICE Forretter Truck Co. Sktllylawn (41-2322 The Slack Shock 1807 N. Hobart Men's Pants Slightly Irregular First Line Pants $ 12 88 *15 Shirts at DISCOUNT Prices The veteran outfielder ignited a six-run fourth inning with a two-run blast, then launched his llth homer his next time up in the fifth inning when the Cubs scored three runs. "I don't think I ever hit a home run before on my birthday," said Williams, who collected the 329th and 330th of his illustrious 12-year career. Bill Hands improved his won- lost record to 6-2 with a five- hitter. Former boxing champion Sugar Ray Robinson plays a ship's officer in the film, "The Poseidon Adventure," and is drowned when the ship capsizes. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Southern California i« up to its old tricks, and as a result the NCAA World Series will go the limit to determine the champion of collegiate baseball. The defending two-time champion Trojans forced the series into the decisive 15th game Thursday night by stopping top-ranked Arizona State 3- I. "It's a whole new deal now," said Arizona State Goach Jim Brock after the Sun Devils suffered their first series loss al- FROM FIRST TO LAST LOUISVILLE (AP) - Jockey Gustav Avila, who won the 1971 Kentucky Derby with Can- onero II, finished 16th and last in the 1972 renewal with Pa- calia, a 54 to 1 shot owned by the Walnut Hill Farm. Amarillo Hosts PH&T Competition Nine-year-old Danny Reagan, 10-year-old Tommy Laycock, 11-year-old Steve Stout and 12-year-old Eugene Cleveland will represent the Pampa area in the Official Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Throw competition tomorrow in Amarillo's Memorial Stadium. Winners at the district level will move up to division competition which will be in Arlington at a date to be named later. All winners are determined by scores compiled in the three events-pitching for control, hitting for distance and throwing for accuracy. At the division level the boys will be divided into two leagues-cither National or I COUPON American-determined by the league affiliation of the team whose ballpark the division competition is held. The winners from this district will be in the American League, the league affiliation of the Texas Rangers. The boys who then compile the highest scores in their league's age group will go to the All-Star game in Atlanta on July 25 to compete for the national championships. They and their parents will be the guests of major league baseball and Phillips Petroleum Co. for the trip to Atlanta. Credit for the local competition goes to members of the Pampa Optimist Club who conducted the event. though matching USC in hits at seven. The two Western powers have dominated the series over the last six years, with one or the other winning the title. They came into the eight-team, double-elimination tournament as co-favorites. A record crowd of 14,010 saw USC play its usual near flawless game and take advantage of the opposition's mistakes. Ray Scarbery allowed Arizona State, which came to the series with a .331 team batting average, a run in the second on doubles by Clint Myers and Jerry Mantlo, but was lough thereafter. Fine defensive plays by Tim Steele in right field and shortstop Roy Smalley, son of the former National Leaguer of the same name, backed Scarbery. Ken Huizenga's single, a run—scoring double by Smalley, a two-out infield error and Milt Guggia's single shoved Southern Cal into a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the second. Singles by Steele and Darly Arenstein and two walks—one intentional—added an insurance run in the seventh. Eddie Bane, who struck out a series record 17 and pitched a 10, three-hit victory over Oklahoma in second-round action Sunday, suffered the loss-his first in IS decisions. 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