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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 8

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HOUSTON (AP) -- A couple) of hometown boys--Home ro Blancas and John Mahaffey-rank high among the list of favorites in the $150,000 Houston Open Golf Tournament. The 72-hole event gels underway Thursday on the beau- ifully conditioned, 6,905-yard, par 72 Quail Valley Golf "Club :ourse with a slim field of the amous going after a trimmed down purse. This tournament offered 1205.000 in total prizes last i'ear, one of the richest on the tour. But it failed to attract the glamour names and -very unusually in this area of skyrocketing purses--the sponsors FLYERS, BRUINS MIX IT UP (AP Wirepholo) .. .linesmen move In to break up a light between Philadelphia Flyer's Ed Van Impe (2) and Boston Bruins' Wayne Cashman in the second period of their National - Hockey League championship playoff game Tuesday night at Boston Garden. Bruins' Bobby Schmautz (17) holds off a Flyer. Boston won the same 3-2 to take a 1-0 lead in the series Bobby Orr's Last-Minute Goal Pushes Bruins Past Philadelphia BOSTON (AP) - The Phila delphia Flyers figure they woi 'everything except the garni against the Boston Bruins ii the opener of their showdown for the National Hocke; League's coveted Stanley Cnp. - Now all the Flyers have to rti Is figure out a way lo changi .their luck on Boston Gardei ice. preferably by Thursday .night's second game of tin ·b e s t-of-seven championshii 'series. ' Philadelphia spotted tin .Bruins a 2-0 first-period lead ;came back to tie and appearcc to be stronger in the third peri od of Tuesday night's opener. Then, just after the public at] dress announcer sounded, "Otic minute to play in the period one minute," the Flyers missec a golden opportunity to score The puck slid across an open Boston goal and defenseman Bobby Orr sat on it. The whistle blew with 55 sec ends left. The mighty Bnrin then sped up ice and pulled ou · 3-2 victory on Bobby Orr' Joe Alexander Seeks Upset Of Jerry Quarry UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -Joe Alexander once xipscL plans for a fight involving Jerri Quarry. Tonight he will try to do it again hy upsetting Jorrj Quarry. Alexander and Quarry, the No. 2 heavyweight contender will meet in a scheduled 10 round e r on t he First prof e.s sional boxing card ever st the Nassau Colieum. Alexander ruined a fight be tween Jose Luis Garcia ant Quarry set for Madison Square Garden hy knocking oui Garcia Jn one round in Puerto Ric May 21, 1973. : Tonight he could spoil a figh .between Quarry and former ."champion Joe Fivi/icr sched uled for the Garden June 17. NO WAY TO LOSE ; "There's no way I'm going (o -lose Eo Alexander,' 'said Quar ·ry, who has won five straigh ·fights since n brief reliremen ,17 months ago and ranks as the .No, 2 contender for the world title held by George Foreman. ; Four of his five eomeback /ights have ended by knockouts "the last in one round n gains ·power-punching Earnie SEva ·vers. * The victory over Shaveir 'gave the 28-year-old Quarry, a California!! fighting out of Neu :York, a pro record of 48 wins six losses and four draws. H has .scored 29 knockouls. Alexander, 25, of New York learned to box in a Georgia re 'form school, and since turning pro has compiled a 12-3 record with 10 knockouls. The high light of his career has been thi knockout of Garcia. S'/4% We t*T« « ·mt Mem* rale to year Foy«tterilf« Soring* Loan Association ·H N. Bart ATOM slap shot of a rolling puck from about 35 feet oul. "I'd like to aay I aimed it. aut I just turned around and shot," Orr said after just his Pro Hockey NHL Finals Tuesday, May 7 Boston 3. Philadelphia 2; Boston leads 1-0. Thursday, May 9 Philadelphia at Boston, N Sunday, May 12 Boston at Philadelphia, national TV Tuesday, May 14 Boston at Philadelphia, N Thursday, May 16 Philadelphia at Boston N, ii necessary Sunday, May 19 Boston at Philadelphia, national TV if necessary Tuesday, May 21 Philadelphia at Boston, N, if necessary WHA Finals Sunday, May 12 Houston at Chicago Wednesday, May 15 Houston at Chicago, N Friday, May 17 Chicago at Houston, N Sunday, May 1» Chicago at Houston. N Monday, May 2ft Chicago at Houston, N, if necessary Wednesday, May ZZ Houston at Chicago, N, if necessary second goal in 11 playoff games this spring. BOUNCING PUCK It wasn't one of Orr's patented goals. After Wayne Cashman dug the puck out of the corner, he sent a pass to Ken Hodge, who spotted Orr. The Boston superstar merely took a swipe and the puck bounced through a maze of players pasl Philadelphia goalie Bernie Parent. The goal spoiled a tremendous performance by the Flyers, who hadn't won in Boston since their first appearance here as an NHL expansion team Nov. 12, 1967. The Flyers argued vainly t h a t Cashman had held defense man Andre Dupnnt in the corner. That cost Dupont a 10-min- ule misconduct. Cashman said that Dupont.'s skate got caught in his sock, and the Boston forward showed a torn sock as proof. "I just saw the rubber as 1 was coming in," Hodge said "It was just laying loose and 1 picked it up. I turned to look for (Phil) Esposito and sa\v Bobby breaking into (he slol area and got it to him." "We'll still bring that Stanlej Cup to Philadelphia," Parent said. "I didn't have a clear view on their first two goals and Orr's was no different." Cashman also played a ke role in another manner. He en gaged Philadelphia defensemar Ed Van Impe in a high-sticking and punching duel in the second period. Flyers defenseman Jim Watson jumped in to help and drew an automatic game misconduct penalty for being !hc third man in a fight. With Most Glamour Names Missing, Norlhwett Arfcanias TIMES, WeJ., May 8, 1974 «j 11 VAYrrriviLLi. ARKANSAS Texans Favored In Houston Open cut back on the money this season. Most of the great names still are missing from the 144 man tietd t h a t includes 51 qualifiers. The Houston event immediately precedes next week's Colonial National--the first of the newly designated tournaments in which leading players must compete. Many of the game's top attractions are taking oft this week lo rest and attend to business commitments. Johnny Miller is in Japan on business. Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf are fishing in Mexico. Gary Player is at lome in South Africa .Arnold Palmer, Billy Casper, Lee Trevino and Buddy Allin. winner of last week's Byron Nelson Classic, are taking time off. CRAMPTON ON HAND Even with those absentees, the Texas-dominated field--one quarter of the entries live in this state -- includes five men who have won tou rtitles this year along with defending champion Bruce Grampian, a strong contender for Ihe $30,000 first prize. The sturdy Australian, a Dal- Penn State Has Hypnotist Ready STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- As if Penn State's football team doesn't give opponents enough trouble, the Nittany Lions have a potential secret weapon lurking on campus- hypnotism. Dr. G. Thomas Tail, assistant professor of health and physical education, said Tuesday he has successfully used hypnotism to nelp increase athletes' self-confidence. The Lions have not tapped Dr. Tail's talents and (hey are not likely to, since the NCAA frowns on hypnosis, he says. Not that the players should :ave any reason to lack con- iidonce in their performance on the field. Over the past seven years Penn State has rolled up a 70-8-1 record and ranker! in "he Associated Press Top Ten six times. But if Coach Joe Paterno has any laggards lurking on his squad, Dr. Tail says hypnosis could help them plav up to their abilities. FOR THOSE WHO CHOKE UP "It can also be used for those players who perform well in practice but who freeze or choke up during competition " he said. Aces Shackle Travelers 7-1 LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Jerry Stone doubled and then came home on a single by Joe Goddard in the ninth inning to spark the Alexandria Aces to a 7-1 victory over Arkansas in a 12 inning Texas League game here Tuesday night. Jerry Mumphrey scored in the first inning to give the Travelers a 1-0 lead, which they held for eight innings. Handy Wiles, the Travelers' pitcher, did not allow a hit until the fifth inning. The Travelers walked (hree Alexandria players in the 12th inning and allowed hits bv Joe Goddard, Marc Rhea and Scott Brown to give the Aces six runs and the victory. "We made enough bad plays -- menial and physical errors -- in those last three extr,a innings to last us a month," Jack Krol, Traveler manager, said later. "You really hate to lose a game where a guy pitches nine innings like Wiles did." John McAllen, (he \vinning pitcher, went 11 innings, walked three batters and gave up eight hits. He is now 1-1. Arkansas leads the Texas League east division with a 10- record. BOURBON Fancy words don't make it with you. Neither do fancy promises. Your bourbon must simply be the best tasting. The smoothest. That's why your bourbon will always be I.W. Harper. IS HARPER f L W. HARPER. From Kentucky Distillery No 1 l»rr»IIInlKfcrSMi|litliituiniiti,.OI«;«J.W.I(ir;«eaMi;ii|Cl.Lwinill».K ? ': ""«·""*·· 7 A ''^'« * He emphasized that hypnosis can help the most in sports t h a t require many psychological 'actors--sports like baseball. jasketball, and football. He said these team sports reQuire complex co-ordination, which ncreased self-confidence can lelp. "Most people view hypnosis n sports very negatively," Dr. Tait said. "Many major sports conferences and athletic associations, including the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the Olympic Committee, lave hypnosis on the same taboo lists as certain drugs " He admits that hypnosis can je misued in sports by allowing in athlete (o participate under lypnosis, or using it to ward off atigue. "But hypnosis is a tre- Tiendous. positive, powerful force, if. used 'correctly," Dr Tait said. Beaver Level Beaver Lake level stood Wednesday at 1124.39 feet above sea 'evel, down .22 from Tuesday. Engineers report t h a t both generators are being used. las resident and one of the game's six $1 million winners, scored his third victory on the season in this tournament a year ago but hasn't played up to lhat standard in 197-1. But he has shown marked improvement in his last few starts and at one time challenged for the title in the Byron Nelson. Hubert Green, a two-time winner this year, is on hand. So are Allen Miller, New Zealand's Bob Charles, Leonard Thompson and Dave Stockton, all of whom have won this year. Blancas and Mahaffey, both Houston residents, are the favorites, however. The veteran Blanc.is has played well in his last few starts and led for two rounds last week. Mahaffey hasn't won this year but ranks among the game's most 'outstanding young stars. He's been second three times and third once. Other standouts include Ben Crenshaw. Lanny Wadkins, Dave Hill and veteran Jack Burke, captain of the 1973 American Ryder Cup tenm. 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